Events and offers

 

Mummy/Daddy and me focaccia workshop

10.30-11.30 Saturday 22 June

Are you looking for a fun activity you can do with your child? Come and join Briony at Willow Bough, Wimbledon’s traditional tea room, for a workshop where together you will make a focaccia loaf to share. Briony, who trained at the Tante Marie Culinary Academy in Surrey, will give you all the ingredients and expert tuition you need to make this delicious bread. This is a great parent/child bonding exercise as well as lots of fun!

The price includes all ingredients, a recipe sheet with instructions on how to bake your bread, and refreshments. Please bring your own aprons as it can get a bit messy!

Ticket price covers one adult and one child. Additional child tickets are available (each child makes a loaf to take home).

 

Mummy/Daddy and me fruit bun workshop

10.30-11.30 Saturday 29 June

Are you looking for a fun activity you can do with your child? Come and join Briony at Willow Bough, Wimbledon’s traditional tea room, for a workshop where together you will make a box of fruit buns to share. Briony, who trained at the Tante Marie Culinary Academy in Surrey, will give you all the ingredients and expert tuition you need to make this delicious tea time treat! This is a great parent/child bonding exercise as well as lots of fun!

The price includes all ingredients, a recipe sheet with instructions on how to bake your buns, and refreshments. Please bring your own aprons as it can get a bit messy!

Ticket price covers one adult and one child. Additional child tickets are available (each child makes a box of buns to take home).

 

Mini Music at St Andrew’s Church, Wimbledon 

10-11am Wednesday 26 June

Once again, Strings Rock will be hosting Mini Music at St Andrews Church, Wimbledon (just a four minute walk from Wimbledon town centre). Enjoy a relaxed performance of classical music finishing off with some fun nursery rhymes which everyone – children and grown-ups alike – can join in with! Willow Bough will be there with a pop-up tea room serving our award-winning cakes with tea, coffee and juices.

£12 in advance, £14 on the door. Babies and under-12s free (limited to two per adult).

 

Make your own macarons – adult workshop

2-5pm Saturday 29 June

What could possibly be more decadent than macarons with your afternoon tea? Homemade macarons of course! Come and learn how to make your own macarons at Willow Bough, Wimbledon’s traditional tea room. Briony, who trained at the Tante Marie Culinary Academy, will take you through each careful step of making your own macarons to take home and enjoy. While the macarons are baking you will enjoy a Willow Bough cream tea with our homemade scones and… that’s right, macarons!

 

Mummy/Daddy and me Brioche workshop

10.30-11.30am Saturday 6 July

Are you looking for a fun activity you can do with your child? Come and join Briony at Willow Bough, Wimbledon’s traditional tea room, for a workshop where together you will make a brioche to share. Briony, who trained at the Tante Marie Culinary Academy in Surrey, will give you all the ingredients and expert tuition you need to make this delicious bread. This is a great parent/child bonding exercise as well as lots of fun!

The price includes all ingredients, a recipe sheet with instructions on how to bake your brioche, and refreshments. Please bring your own aprons as it can get a bit messy!

Ticket price covers one adult and one child. Additional child tickets are available (each child makes a loaf to take home).

 

Focaccia workshop (adults)

2-4pm Saturday 6 July

Join us at Willow Bough for a fun two-hour workshop learning how to make focaccia… this workshop will teach you everything you need to know to make your own fresh focaccia at home. Expert tuition will be provided by Briony, who trained at the Tante Marie Culinary Academy, along with all materials and a tea/coffee and cake to enjoy.

 

Networking brunch for freelancers and small business owners

10am-midday Wednesday 10 July

Running a small business or being a freelancer can be lonely at times; this sociable networking brunch is an ideal way to connect with others to expand your business network while having fun. Maria Cooper-Gomes will be taking our guest speaker slot speaking about the importance of self-care before guest have the opportunity to mingle and chat and create new contacts to enhance their business. A delightful Willow Bough brunch is included in the price.

 

Breadmaking for beginners

2-4pm Saturday 20 July

There’s nothing better than homemade bread, but not all of us have the skills or confidence to make our own… this workshop will teach you everything you need to know to make your own fresh bread at home. Expert tuition will be provided by Briony, who trained at the Tante Marie Culinary Academy, along with all materials and a tea/coffee and cake to enjoy.

 

Mini Music at St Andrew’s Church, Wimbledon

10-11am Wednesday 31 July

Once again, Strings Rock will be hosting Mini Music at St Andrews Church, Wimbledon (just a four minute walk from Wimbledon town centre). Enjoy a relaxed performance of classical music finishing off with some fun nursery rhymes which everyone – children and grown-ups alike – can join in with! Willow Bough will be there with a pop-up tea room serving our award-winning cakes with tea, coffee and juices.

£12 in advance, £14 on the door. Babies and under-12s free (limited to two per adult).

 

Sour dough workshop (adults)

2-4.30pm Saturday 3 August

Join Briony and learn how to make your own sour dough bread. This deliciously crusty bread is believed to be a healthier alternative as it’s kinder to our digestive systems, making it a modern-day favourite! Briony, who trained at the Tante Marie Culinary Academy in Surrey, will take you through all the steps and techniques needed to make your own delicious sour dough loaf.