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Festival of Learning

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

We have recently reopened all of our offices including the Redmond Centre (Woodberry Down), Gascoyne II Community Hall (Homerton), and Opportunity Hub (Hoxton). We are also able to see residents in the Hackney Service Centre (Hackney Central). Advisors are available by appointment via Tel: 020 8356 5700 or Email:

Get involved in the Festival of Learning!

What is the Festival of Learning?

Hackney’s Adult Learning and Hackney Library Services are hosting the Festival of Learning. It is a week-long celebration of lifelong learning with FREE workshops and classes across the borough for residents of all ages!

Where and when does it take place?

We’ll be hosting workshops, classes, and events in community venues across the borough of Hackney from the 23rd – 28th May

What can I do?

We have a variety of exciting FREE workshops available:

  • ICT and Digital Skills
  • English Workshops
  • Let’s talk! ESOL Conversation Clubs
  • Maths Workshops
  • Horticulture
  • Yoga and mindfulness
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Family Cooking & Healthy Eating

Click here to see all available classes!


The events are for Hackney residents of all ages!

Page last reviewed: May 5, 2022

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