Category Archives: activities

Two new courses: Movement and Dance

Want to up your exercise levels and have fun at the same time? Why not start dancing? WEA in association with Serendipity are offering dance class to people 45 and over. The classes will focus on posture which will help … Continue reading

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New Course: Silk Painting

Experienced WEA Tutor Roz Beeson is offering a new course on Silk painting. Learn the vibrant and exciting art of Painting on Silk. As well as painting, we will explore the use of resist techniques, using salt or sugar to … Continue reading

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Leicester Mercury Article

We have a two full page article in today’s (4 January 2017) Leicester Mercury (pages 32 and 33).  The article talks about the courses we run in Leicester, our Older and Wiser Project, inviting people to join us as students, tutors, … Continue reading

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BCS Digital Skills

Digital Skills is a project based qualification made up of engaging, fun to learn units, with interactive online tests at the end of each module. It is officially accredited on the Register of Regulated Qualifications so you gain a recognised … Continue reading

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Art for everyone!

Experienced WEA Tutor Annie Kinchington is offering this course for the Spring Term. Explore, experiment and have a go, have fun, you can create fabulous artwork! Free your creativity – increase your confidence and self-esteem whilst learning new techniques and … Continue reading

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Spring and Summer Brochure 2017

Our brochure for Spring and Summer 2017 courses is now available. Booking online will be active from 5 December 2016. Please call our office on 0116 2556614 if you require any further details.

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The WEA 101 was represented by Philippa Tydeman, Administrator at the Shama Women’s’ Centre AGM on Monday 31 October 2016. There was a fabulous display by our WEA sewing and knitting students lead by our experienced sewing tutor Tasneem Ali. Students also received … Continue reading

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