Monthly Archives: May 2018

New course: Basic Drawing Skills

To build your confidence at developing drawing skills through instruction, using shapes, and practical, simple activities. These will comprise of sketching, using pencil or charcoal, and it would also include using different media such as watercolour, acrylics, pastel, line work … Continue reading

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New course: Archaeology – Food and drink in the past

The course will examine the social, cultural and economic factors that have influenced consumption in the human past via a wide range of archaeological evidence from around the world. Dates:  Monday 4 June – 2 July 2018 Times:  10.00 am – 12.00 pm Number of weeks:  … Continue reading

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New course: French for Beginners

This course teaches the basics of the French language and is great fun! It is meant for people with little or no knowledge of French. Absolute beginners as well as post beginners will learn how to get by in France … Continue reading

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New Course: Vintage Style Accessories

Learn how to make beautiful vintage style accessories, such as tiaras, head dresses, bangles and necklaces. Working in a very friendly relaxed environment, attendees will learn basic techniques in wire forming and how to attach beads and buttons to decorate … Continue reading

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New Summer Courses

Please find listed below new courses this term: ‘Gonna rise up Singing’ with Kyle Newman Fridays starting 11 May 2018 for 9 weeks 10.30 – 12.30 pm  £69.30 Y Theatre, East Street, Leicester Course reference C2339977 Learn safe and effective … Continue reading

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Free tasters sessions at Belgrave Hall and Gardens

We are running some free taster sessions at Belgrave Hall & Gardens, Church Road, Leicester LE4 5PE throughout the summer. Belgrave at Work and Play, Wednesday 16 May 2018 at 11.00 am – 12.30 pm    with Cynthia Brown What sort … Continue reading

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Taster Sessions at Belgrave Hall & Gardens

We are running some free taster sessions at Belgrave Hall & Gardens, Church Road, Leicester LE4 5PE throughout the summer. Belgrave at Work and Play, Wednesday 16 May 2018 at 11.00 am – 12.30 pm    with Cynthia Brown What sort … Continue reading

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