Chase your dream – Waltham Forest Echo March 2018

Walt Disney once said: “All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them.” Sharing a vision takes bravery because no-one wants to be laughed at or have their brilliant plan diminished. By taking the first step and speaking out aloud, it can lead to collaboration with supportive people who in […]

Comms Boot Camp for 16 – 22 year olds

18 – 19 November 2017 9:30am – 2:30pm Free Interested in a career in Comms? Want to work for charities and social action? Join us at The Mill for a weekend Boot Camp for young people aged 16-22 who are interested in working in communications. The Boot Camp is your opportunity to learn new skills […]

Junior Art Club returns for Autumn 2017

Junior Art Club returns for Autumn 2017 Thursday afternoons, beginning 14 September 2017, 4 – 5pm Five sessions £2 per session per child Children aged 6+, under 8s must be accompanied Join David and the team for the Junior Art Club, five weekly sessions on Thursday afternoons. We will begin by working with clay and […]

Jumble Trail 2017 – 17 September

Jumble Trail 2017 – Sunday, 17 September 2017, 10am – 3pm We need what you don’t want … ! The Mill will be taking part in the St James Big Local Jumble Trail on 17 September and we would love to receive your unwanted items for our stall. What do we want? Good quality bric-a-brac – eg […]

Welcome to our new Trustees at the Mill

A message from Hannah Guthrie, our outgoing Chair: I’m delighted to announce five new trustees who have recently joined The Mill board. James Phillips will be our new treasurer and Zahra Ahmed is taking over the role of secretary. They are joined by Carla Cruz, Nicki Wilson and Elisabetta Sciallis. Alison Griffin will be returning […]

New Year Resolution to start volunteering? Help out at The Mill!

Was your New Year Resolution to start volunteering? Come and join our fun and friendly team! The Mill is a community space run for, and by the community. We rely on volunteers to keep the building open six days a week. Hundreds of people help out at The Mill every month, and there are many ways […]

Want to shape the future of The Mill? We’re looking for new Trustees.

By becoming a Trustee of The Mill, you can help us to build a strong local community where people love to live, and know and care for their neighbours. We want to recruit up to three new Trustees, including a new Secretary and Treasurer. If you’d like to share your time and skills with a […]

Grow Your Own Mushrooms

Saturday 10 September 2pm-4pm Free Learn the basics of mushroom cultivation using various techniques using grain, straw and wood for growing gourmet and medicinal mushrooms such as oyster, reishi and shiitake mushrooms. This is a free workshop as part of Cultivate, a nine day festival of urban food growing in Waltham Forest. See website for […]

Twiddle Cuffs – Mill Knitters special session

Twiddle Cuffs – Mill Knitters special session Friday 2 September, 10am to 1pm Living Room Free The Mill Knitting Group will be hosting a special guest at their next Friday session. Lynda McNab of Barts Health Dementia Team will be coming to speak to us about the Twiddle Cuffs project. Twiddle Cuffs provide comfort and […]

Twiddle Cuffs – Mill Knitters special session

Twiddle Cuffs – Mill Knitters special session Friday 2 September, 10am to 1pm Living Room Free The Mill Knitting Group will be hosting a special guest at their next Friday session. Lynda McNab of Barts Health Dementia Team will be coming to speak to us about the Twiddle Cuffs project. Twiddle Cuffs provide comfort and […]