Past event – 11am storytime with Leaf: “The Bear Who Stared” by Duncan Beedie – live on Facebook

Leaf is a children’s bookshop and cafe in Hertford who specialise in friendly service and high quality goods. They also have a secret garden…

During Lockdown they are running their usual 11am Storytime Monday – Friday via Facebook live. Just go onto the Leaf Facebook page to watch. The videos are saved for the moment so you can watch later.

Today’s story is “The Bear Who Stared” by Duncan Beedie
Bear likes to stare. He’s not being rude, he’s just curious but nobody likes being stared at…

Date: Tuesday 2nd June
Time: 11:00am

Past event – Bluebeany Art Club #10 Power – live on Facebook

The 10th installment of the Bluebeany Art Club. Things continue to change with the lockdown but a lot of people who are still on 100 percent lockdown so lets keep going… same again, just for fun.. no pressure.

The theme this week is Power as in Systems of Power and Oppression.. Think Dada and the artists who reacted to the events happening around them… The time we are living in may bring some interesting ideas for artwork.

You can use anything, do anything, paint, draw, collage, photograph, dance, sing, write… post what you make on here and I will draw a name from a hat for a special prize.

You can find out more on the Facebook event page.

Date: Sunday 31st May
Time: 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Past event – HMS Unprecedented X with Good Ship Comedy – live on Facebook and Twitch

JOIN US ON FACEBOOK LIVE AND TWITCH AT 8PM

Since the world got a dose of the old ‘Rona we’ve transmogrified from a bog-standard comedy club to the world’s first virtual variety galleon. Expect shanties, salty sea jokes, stowaways, rum tales from the brig, pirates, monsters and a whole host more as we welcome a different crew each week featuring the finest talent from the world’s of comedy, cabaret, music, storytelling, poetry, circus, academia and anyone else we pick up as we sail the seven seas.

This week’s crew:
Nerdy sea shanties from Jay Foreman
Alert advice from Kathryn Mather
Salty sea gags from Tony Cowards
and your resident captain Ben Van der Velde.

Find out more on the Good Ship Comedy Facebook event page.

Date: Monday 1st June
Time: 8:00pm to 9:15pm

Past event – 11am storytime with Leaf: “Okichobee” by Ant Harding – live on Facebook

Leaf is a children’s bookshop and cafe in Hertford who specialise in friendly service and high quality goods. They also have a secret garden…

During Lockdown they are running their usual 11am Storytime Monday – Friday via Facebook live. Just go onto the Leaf Facebook page to watch. The videos are saved for the moment so you can watch later.

Today’s story is “Okichobee” by Ant Harding
A sweet little story about a rabbit who overcomes his disability with determination and kindness.

Date: Monday 1st June
Time: 11:00am

Past event – Comedy Streamed Live from The Covid Arms – live on Zoom

Enjoy some of the best comedy and entertainment out there from the comfort of your very favourite armchair. Our comics will be streaming from their homes all over the UK.

Please note you will only be able to
buy a ticket until 5pm on the day of the performance.

The money we raise will be split between performers and the Trussell Trust. When your livelihood disappears we don’t want to be the guys asking comedians to work for free.

You can purchase a link to the live stream or alternatively join our ‘front row’ seats where the performers will be able to see and interact with you (make sure you have a webcam and microphone).


The comedy will be hosted by Kiri Pritchard Mclean and the comedians performing will be:

Rhod Gilbert
Jessica Fostekew
Anna Man

There will also be live music from James Morton.

You can find out more information on the event page
here.

Date: Saturday 30th May
Time: 7:00pm to 10:00pm

Past event – Afternoon Retreat at Home with Sion and Rosanna – live on Zoom

Join Sion and Rosanna for this special online event, a chance to receive support and connection during this time.

Come together in a safe and supportive space with this warming and connecting afternoon hosted by two Liverpool-based yoga instructors. A relaxing and uplifting afternoon from the comfort of your home using Zoom where you can let go and immerse yourself in yoga and mindfulness practices. Feel in good company and make some well-deserved time for you. The afternoon will focus on deep relaxation, connection, lifting your spirits and finding calm.

Find out more information on the Facebook event page.

Date: Sunday 7th June
Time: 2:00pm to 4.30pm