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Community Mondays in January

 

All are welcome to Community Mondays
All are welcome to Community Mondays

Weekly drop-in opportunity to help out or skill-up at the Hornbeam. Volunteers help maintain the space together, pick up some skills and have a free lunch too. Every Monday, 11am -2pm.

Jamming happens every week with Organiclea upstairs at the Hornbeam from 10am-1pm. To be a jamming volunteer please contact volunteering@hornbeam.org.uk to book a place

Drop in any Monday between 10am and 2pm to find out more about our range of volunteering opportunities that happen each Monday. Everyone welcome.

Mon 9 Jan, People’s Kitchen, 10am-2pm. The first Community Monday of every month is People’s Kitchen – delicious lunch made from food that would have been wasted.

Food is served at 1pm. Everyone welcome so come and share your lunch with others who live and work locally. Do tell your neighbours or colleagues. To volunteer please contact Carolyn at volunteering@hornbeam.org.uk.

Eating together on Community MondaysEating together on Community Mondays
Eating together on Community Mondays

Pay-what-you-feel food stalls borough-wide
Waltham Forest Food Rescue are also running pop-up ‘pay-what-you-feel’ food stalls around the borough.

  • Every Monday, 12:00 – 15:00 at the the Hornbeam
  • Every Tuesday. 14:30 – 17:30 at Friday Hill Tenants Management Organisation offices
  • First Saturday of the Month, at the Transition Leytonstone Market outside Matalan, Leytonstone High Road.

We welcome suggestions of new places for pop-up Food Rescue stalls and would love to hear from people who would like to volunteer. Contact Poppy.

Monday 16 Jan: Kids Kitchen 10-12pm, Cooking with the under fives, singing songs together and washing up. Please book to secure your place.

Mon 23 Jan Community Monday with Hedge Herbs, 10am-12pm Make your own herbal remedies for childhood ailments with Rasheeqa from Hedgeherbs.

Mon 30 Jan – Admin/DIY and Toilet Makeover! 9.30-1.30
Please join us for the tasks that keep this building ticking over and remaining an amazing resource for so many groups in the community.

The upstairs toilet needs some serious TLC! Mirrors, hooks, grout cleaner, and a plumber that’s handy with cisterns. Last Monday of every month, come at 9.30am, lunch at 1.30pm.

NOTE

Stay, Play and Protest is NOT on in January, but will start again on Mon 6 February 1.30-2.30pm
Stay, play & protest is a new type of parenting group. It’s an informal drop-in for parents and their children with a twist – talking about things that make our lives difficult and how as a group we can make them better. Contact Esther
Join the Stay, Play and Protest Facebook group for more details. 

 

Bat walk at Highams Park

When: Saturday, September 24, 2011
6:30pm
The Charter Road,
Woodford Green
Highams Park IG8 9RE

Suitable for all ages

Enjoy the real story of bats & their importance to our environment. Listen to them with bat detectors & hopefully catch sight of them, in these two recommended urban sites. Up to two children per accompanying adult are welcome.

Advance Booking required via info@hornbeam.org.uk or phone Teresa 07985 014815

No long slopes and no steps, but pathways uneven.
Nearest bus routes: 20, 275 (very limited parking) Nearest rail station: Highams Park.

Event supported by funding from London Borough of Waltham Forest.

Bat walk at Hollow Ponds

When: Friday 2 September, 2011
7:15pm
Whipps Cross Road
Leytonstone E11 1NP

Suitable for all ages.

Enjoy the real story of bats & their importance to our environment. Listen to them with bat detectors & hopefully catch sight of them, in these two recommended urban sites. Up to two children per accompanying adult are welcome.

Advance Booking required via info@hornbeam.org.uk or phone Teresa 07985 014815

No long slopes and no steps, but pathways uneven. Hollow Ponds are on bus routes 257, W12, W15, W19. Nearest tube: Leytonstone.

Event supported by funding from London Borough of Waltham Forest.

Bat walk at Hollow Ponds

When: Saturday, August 20, 2011
7:45pm
Whipps Cross Road
Leytonstone E11 1NP

Suitable for all ages.

Enjoy the real story of bats & their importance to our environment. Listen to them with bat detectors & hopefully catch sight of them, in these two recommended urban sites. Up to two children per accompanying adult are welcome.

Advance Booking required via info@hornbeam.org.uk or phone Teresa 07985 014815

No long slopes and no steps, but pathways uneven. Hollow Ponds are on bus routes 257, W12, W15, W19. Nearest tube: Leytonstone.

Event supported by funding from London Borough of Waltham Forest.

Bat walk at Highams Park

When: Saturday, August 27, 2011
7:30pm
The Charter Road,
Woodford Green
Highams Park IG8 9RE

Suitable for all ages

Enjoy the real story of bats & their importance to our environment. Listen to them with bat detectors & hopefully catch sight of them, in these two recommended urban sites. Up to two children per accompanying adult are welcome.

Advance Booking required via info@hornbeam.org.uk or phone Teresa 07985 014815

No long slopes and no steps, but pathways uneven.
Nearest bus routes: 20, 275 (very limited parking) Nearest rail station: Highams Park.

Event supported by funding from London Borough of Waltham Forest.

Sunday Lunch at The HORNBEAM

Veggie Wellington Roast Lunch

1pm or 3pm

Served with all the trimmings – £5 a head – bookable in advance either by cheque or drop by the cafe. We have a choice of two sittings 1pm ‘til 2.45pm and 3pm ‘til 5pm so please state your preference when booking.

Also available to buy – yummy pudding, cakes or biscuits, organic red/white wines, soft drinks and a warm spicy winter mulled wine. Please phone for further details. Book in advance by contacting The Hornbeam through the website (www.hornbeam.org.uk) or emailing cafe@hornbeam.org.uk or phoning 020-8558-6880

Sunday Lunch at The HORNBEAM

A fabulous veggie roast lunch for only £5/head (£4 for kids). Chill out with the paper from 12.30, sit down at 1pm and eat, eat, eat! Pudding, cakes, cookies, wine, beer, tea and freshly brewed coffee all available at a reasonable additional cost. Nut free and wheat/gluten free options available! Book in advance by contacting The Hornbeam through the website (www.hornbeam.org.uk) or emailing cafe@hornbeam.org.uk or phoning 020-8558-6880

Sunday Lunch on 14th November 2010 – 1pm and 3pm sittings

A fabulous veggie roast lunch for only £5/head (£4 for kids). Chill out with the paper from 12.30 (2.30), sit down at 1pm (3pm) and eat, eat, eat! Pudding, cakes, cookies, wine, beer, tea and freshly brewed coffee all available at a reasonable additional cost. Nut free and wheat/gluten free options available! Book in advance by contacting The Hornbeam through the website (www.hornbeam.org.uk) or emailing cafe@hornbeam.org.uk or phoning 020-8558-6880