Drawing, Installation and Printmaking day courses to while away the summertime blues

Please enjoy this message from our esteemed tutor Chris Lewis-Jones I'm running three days of activities as part of the WEA Summer School at The Mechanics' Institute in Nottingham in August. The day-long courses will be explore DRAWING, INSTALLATION AND PRINTMAKING and will run on Wednesday 15th, Friday 17th and Saturday 18th August from 10.00-4.30. … Continue reading Drawing, Installation and Printmaking day courses to while away the summertime blues

Squares of joy to help hospital babies

Please enjoy these pictures of our lovely students on the recent Improvers Knitting and Crochet course tutored by Melinda Lee at Sherwood Textiles. The class practised their skills in pattern development and design by making 194 crochet squares in readiness to be made into small blankets to be used in hospitals to keep premature babies … Continue reading Squares of joy to help hospital babies

Garden Sculpture ~ Day School

Day School Course ID: C2340172 Garden Sculpture Date: 30/06/2018 Day(s)/time(s): Sat 09:30 – 15:30 Number of sessions: 1 Hours per session: 6 Tutor Caroline Hughes Fee: £18.00 or Free if you are in receipt of an income related benefit (only SFA funded) Venue: Beeston Community Resource Centre, 74 Middle Street, Beeston, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG9 2AR … Continue reading Garden Sculpture ~ Day School

Natural Pamper Products ~ Day School

Day School Course ID: C2340169 Natural Pamper Products Start date: 23/06/2018 End date: 23/06/2018 Day(s)/time(s): Sat 09:30 – 15:30 Number of sessions: 1 Hours per session: 6 Tutor Caroline Hughes Fee: £18.00 or Free if you are in receipt of an income related benefit (only SFA funded) Venue: Beeston Community Resource Centre, 74 Middle Street, … Continue reading Natural Pamper Products ~ Day School

Introduction to Permaculture ~ Summer Term 2018

Course title: Introduction to Permaculture Permaculture is a natural design science mimicking the patterns of nature. It can be used to help build regenerative and resilient landscapes and communities. This course will introduce you to the basic ethics and principles of permaculture. There will be an opportunity to learn how to use variety of tools, … Continue reading Introduction to Permaculture ~ Summer Term 2018

Beginners Family History ~ Summer Term 2018

Course title: Beginners Family History Course reference: C2339851 Tutor(s): Kevin Brown Venue: Middle Street Resource Centre, Beeston, NG9 2AR Fee: £66.00 Fee Waived for those on income related benefits or low income; Evidence must be provided. Start & End Date: 30th April 2018 - 23rd July 2018 Day & Times: Monday 10am-12pm Number of sessions: … Continue reading Beginners Family History ~ Summer Term 2018

Computer Skills for Work & Home

The course is run as a workshop with students bringing their own interests and challenges to the class which may occasionally be shared with like-minded students Dates: 19/04/2018 - 05/07/2018 Duration: 11 sessions Start Time: Thursday 14:00 - 16:00 Location: Babworth Court Community Centre, Babworth Court, Sandy Lane Estate, Mansfield, NG18 2NU Tutor: Richard Jones Reference: … Continue reading Computer Skills for Work & Home

C2338881 – Art – Practical: Drawing and Painting

Develop your skills with the many possibilities of drawing and painting. By drawing from imagination and observation you will create a base for future artwork.  Students can use their own mediums of choice and are encouraged to use any materials they already have in order to keep costs down. Dates: 19/04/2018 - 28/06/2018 Duration: 9 sessions ~ Please note: there … Continue reading C2338881 – Art – Practical: Drawing and Painting

C2338991 – Suffragettes in the East Midlands

‘Suffragette’ was one of the blockbuster films of 2015 winning awards for its account of the campaign for 'votes for women'. However the film presented Emmeline Pankhurst as leader of a movement based in London. Lots of women from the East Midlands, including Nottingham, contributed. We will explore the 'Nottingham story' looking at local women … Continue reading C2338991 – Suffragettes in the East Midlands

C2338884 – Holistic Art: A Practical Art Course for Health and Wellbeing

A series of fun sessions exploring the arts as a way to enjoy and enrich and make the most of your health and wellbeing, includes creative writing, painting, print and sculpture. Dates: 07/03/2018 - 28/03/2018 Duration: 4 sessions Time: Wednesday 10:00 - 15:30 Location: Beeston Community Resource Centre, 74 Middle St, Beeston, Nottingham, NG9 2AR Tutor: David Wood Reference: C2338884 Status: Enrolling (enrol online) Fee: £66.00 … Continue reading C2338884 – Holistic Art: A Practical Art Course for Health and Wellbeing

C2338875 – Ireland – The Troubles

The Troubles will be discussed within the History of Ireland with regards to the period after partition. Long term and short term causes will be examined. Key events like the Civil Rights demonstrations and Bloody Sunday will be considered. The role of indiividuals such as Bernadette Devlin will be under the spotlight. Political and non … Continue reading C2338875 – Ireland – The Troubles

Full Permaculture Design Course~ Spring Term 2018

Course title: Full Permaculture Design Course Course reference:C2338423 Tutor(s): Paul Paine Venue: St Anns Allotments Visitor centre, 121 Ramsom Road Nottingham, NG3 3LH Venue Tel:0115 9589255 Fee: £358.05 Fee Waived for those on income related benefits or low income; Evidence must be provided. Start Date: 27/28 January 2018 24/25th February 24/25 March 28/29 April 12/13 … Continue reading Full Permaculture Design Course~ Spring Term 2018

Award in Understanding Community Interpreting~Spring Term 2018

Course title:  Award in Understanding Community Interpreting Course reference:C2338652 Tutor(s): Harminderjeet Johal Venue: The Atrium, 99 Hucknall Road, Carrington, NG5 1FA Venue Tel: 01159 693402 Fee: £276.00 Fee Waived for those on income related benefits or low income; Evidence must be provided. Start & End Date: 10/01/2018 - 21/03/2018 Day & Times: Wednesday 9.30am- 3.30pm … Continue reading Award in Understanding Community Interpreting~Spring Term 2018

First Steps Computing~ Spring Term 2018

Course title: First Steps Computing Course reference:C2338412 Tutor(s): Harminderjeet Johal Venue: The Atrium, 99 Hucknall Road, Carrington, NG5 1FA Venue Tel: 01159 693402 Fee: £138.60 Fee Waived for those on income related benefits or low income; Evidence must be provided. Start & End Date: 27/02/2018 - 17/07/2018 Day & Times: Tuesday 1pm -3pm Number of sessions:18 … Continue reading First Steps Computing~ Spring Term 2018