Hope is born!

Come and see why tomorrow, Sunday 17th, is a BIG DAY for Forefront children and their friends. For the past few weeks they have been learning about the Christmas story and making a film about it! The public screening of this epic production, The Christmas Star, is at 10:30am in Chard Guildhall, and EVERYONE’S INVITED! Come and enjoy […]

English classes in the new year

English Conversation classes will begin again in the new year, every Saturday from 13 January, 10.30am at Forefront Community Centre. The classes are fun, friendly and informal. For more information or to book come to Forefront Community Centre, on Fore Street; call 01460 66080; or email office@forefront.org.uk. Hope to see you there!  

New group for young parents

On 9 February we are starting a new, fun, relaxed and caring support group for young parents (under 21 years old) and their babies (0-13 months). We’re beginning with Baby Massage, a gentle, loving way to bond with your baby; followed by Messy Play, Cookery sessions and a Mother’s Day Special. All sessions are free […]

Celebrating Christmas

We’ve had a really fun 8 weeks of conversation classes this term, making new friends and learning vocabulary we need to go to the doctors, to hire an electrician and to take our car to the garage. For our final session we went to Eleos and learned how we celebrate Christmas in different countries of […]

Christmas at Forefront

Celebrate Christmas with us at the Guildhall. The Nativity: Take 3, Sunday 17th December at 10.30am. Join Mary and Joseph as they reminisce about the first Christmas – with carols and mince pies!!!!!! Carol Service, Sunday 17th December at 6.30pm. “The Christmas Star” A music-filled evening of carols and readings in support of Tearfund. Followed […]

Twinkle, twinkle little star

We’ve moved on from graceful angels to things that are more sparkly and involve glitter! Here are some action shots of the behinds the scenes nativity preparation. Friends make the best stars!   Do you have any little ⭐stars⭐? We would love them to join us! Find us at Chard Guildhall, 10:30am on Sunday.

Nativity: Take 3 – Week 2

Well, what a sparkly, twinkly week we’ve had, cutting ribbons for delicate angel hands and making tutus! Thankfully, we have lots of willing helpers… …who seem to enjoy themselves even more than the kids do! The angels were fantastic… …as was the dancing donkey! We also made a bed for Joseph… …and filmed Mary and […]

Nativity: Take 3 – Week 1

It’s that time of year again – Nativity club is here! This year we will be presenting a ‘Bedtime Story for Jesus’, a chance for us to eavesdrop on Mary as she tucks her son into bed and tells Jesus the story of the night he was born. Each week we’ll be filming a different […]

Practice English conversation!

Forefront is offering eight free conversation classes, open to anyone whose first language is not English and who wants to build up their chatting skills in a friendly, informal group. The classes run every Saturday from 21 October for eight weeks, after which we’ll take stock and see how to continue. Each week a different […]