Family Activities at The Wakes

Forge at The Wakes has received Children in Need funding to offer free family and children art and craft activities for the next three years.

Forge will be starting an after school group meet-up on the 2nd Tuesday of the month 4 pm-5.30 pm  at Forge Community Space at The Wakes. A facilitator and volunteers will be running a range of craft activity from Bug hotels, Halloween Masks and Mobiles, Winter Trees Art, Book Folding and card making.  Children from age 4 to young adults aged 18 can come along (if a child is under 16 they must be with an adult).

The dates for 2019 are:

  • Tuesday 8th October;
  • Tuesday 12th November and
  • Tuesday 10th December

To be eligible for the free after school programme a family needs to be in receipt of family tax credits.  Places will be limited and in order to reserve a free place for a child people can email Ann at or call into Forge at The Wakes, Oakengates and ask at the counter or phone 07715667975.

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