Christmas at the Town Hall

Christmas at the Town Hall

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Waltham Forest Town Hall will once again be throwing its doors open for a very special festive evening that all residents are invited to.

Back by popular demand following their roof raising performance last year, East 17 will be coming home to perform their greatest hits and make sure the festive season starts with a bang!

The event is free and includes family entertainment, a makers and creators indoor market, ideal for Christmas shopping with an array of beautifully made gifts from local people. There will also be craft activities and face painting for children, roaming Father Christmas ready for your ‘selfie with Santa’, food and beauty demonstrations from Waltham Forest College students, food and drink stalls, covered bar area, music and carol singers, guided tours of the beautiful Town Hall building and a Christmas light switch-on.

The event takes place at Waltham Forest Town Hall, Forest Road Friday 30 November, is free for all Waltham Forest residents to attend and gates open at 4pm and close at 8:30pm. Please note that there will be no parking available at the Town Hall for this event.

This year the students from the Waltham Forest Adult Learning Service will be holding an arts and craft fair in the Town Hall reception. There will also be free taster sessions, these will book out quickly so make sure you get in quick!

Tin decorations - 4pm to 5pm
Create a lovely tree or wall decoration by recycling a can

Festive Cards - 4pm to 5pm
Join us and create a lovely festive card using decorative accessories

Fabulous Fabric Brooches - 5pm to 6pm
Make a beautiful brooch from a range of fabrics and decorative buttons

Tassel Earrings - 5pm to 6pm
Come along and create some lovely colourful tassel earrings

Festive Cards - 6pm to 7pm
Make an original festive card using decorative accessories

Millinery Taster - 6pm to 7pm
Create a decorative flower using ribbons

Clay Tree Ornaments - 7pm - 8pm
Make a lovely clay decoration by cutting and moulding clay

Bird Lantern - 7pm to 8pm
Create a beautiful bird from paper and light up your lantern

Email adult.learning@walthamforest.gov.uk to book your FREE taster session

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Waltham Forest Town Hall, Forest Road