Do you have an opinion on Forfar’s town centre; do you have a vision for its future - and are you willing to share it with others?
If so you are invited to take part in Future Forfar - a town centre design charrette which will run from Sunday, November 22 to Tuesday, November 24.
It will feature a ‘tasting event’ at the Future Forfar Cafe at 3 East High Street (formerly Treasured Gifts) next to the Post Office on Sunday, November 22.
From 12 to 2 pm the community will join together for the official launch followed by entertainment from DD8 Music.
There will also be a ‘Taste of Forfar’ event with food by the Forfar Cooking Club.
The cafe will host a series of drop in sessions on Monday - from 9.30 to 11.30 am, 1 to 2 pm, followed by a game night and drop in from 7 to 9 pm.
On Tuesday there will be a coffee morning and drop in from 9.30 to 11.30 am, a lunchtime drop in from 1 to 2 pm and and open mic night and drop in from 7 to 9 pm.
A series of workshops will be held at the Forfar Dramatic Society clubrooms at 132 East High Street.
This will run from 2.30 to 5.30 pm on Sunday with presentations and discussions. On Monday from 10 am to 12.30 pm the subject will be “how to attract more visitors, investors and business to Forfar” followed by “how do we make the town centre better for the people of Forfar” from 4 to 6.30 pm.
On Tuesday, from 10 am to 12.30 pm, the topic will be “how can we improve the town centre, street and outdoor spaces” followed by “a vision for Future Forfar” from 4 to 6.30 pm.
Future Forfar is a series of creative conversations, activities and events to explore the future of Forfar town centre.
Across the three days the Forfar community will collaborate with architects, planners, artists and other experts to explore how Forfar town centre can be improved and develop an action plan for a Future Forfar. Everyone is invited to attend.
Booking is not required for any of the activities at the cafe or workshops.