Category Archives: WEA 101 Branch

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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New course: Gonna rise up Singing

This course will teach learners regardless of experience how to use their voices to sing together in a group whilst being aware of their individuality. Methods and practices will centre on safe vocal practices and exercise that support basic rhythm, … 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: Social Media for pleasure and job searching

Explore the range of the main social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, Whatsapp & Skype. Discover which is the best to suit your needs, how they work, how to upload and share content such as photos … 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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New Course: Flower Arranging

Flowers for all occasions. Learn how to create beautiful arrangements that are simple and creative. This will include the principles of basic flower arranging including wiring, taping and how to preserve your arrangements. You will have fun with flowers and … Continue reading

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