Category Archives: Course update

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 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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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 course: Family History Workshop

Join in with a friendly group in seeking out your ancestors and building your own family history online. This ever popular hobby can be a bit daunting at times. This course is for students with some experience of family history, … Continue reading

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New course: ECDL Level One

This is a non-accredited course which is a practical and flexible way of improving your ICT skills using Office 2010. Units covered include word processing, spreadsheets and PowerPoint. A WEA Achievement certificate can be awarded at the end of the … Continue reading

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New course: Art workshop with mixed media

Come and spend a relaxing 2 hours on Monday evenings in a supportive and friendly environment to create exciting art works with acrylic paint, mixed media and collage with a fun and experimental approach. We will study drawing and painting … Continue reading

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