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Music Workshop with Frances Jones View details

This is the chance to meet with other players and make music together in a friendly ensemble environment, improving your technique, musicianship, sight reading and understanding of music theory in the process. Sessions operate as band rehearsals tackling accessible arrangements of a diverse musical repertoire. For players of elementary to intermediate standard with the ability to read standard music notation. Students supply their own instrument and music stand. All instruments welcome

Yoga with Rachel Bayliss View details

This course will focus on the practice of yoga poses (asana) with an emphasis on the quality of the breath and a mindful approach. Each session will include breathing and/or concentration techniques as well as a relaxation technique. Elements of yoga philosophy will be introduced as appropriate to the theme of the session.

Music Workshop with Frances Jones View details

This is the chance to meet with other players and make music together in a friendly ensemble environment, improving your technique, musicianship, sight reading and understanding of music theory in the process. Sessions operate as band rehearsals tackling accessible arrangements of a diverse musical repertoire. For players of elementary to intermediate standard with the ability to read standard music notation. Students supply their own instrument and music stand. All instruments welcome

Yoga with Rachel Bayliss View details

This course will focus on the practice of yoga poses (asana) with an emphasis on the quality of the breath and a mindful approach. Each session will include breathing and/or concentration techniques as well as a relaxation technique. Elements of yoga philosophy will be introduced as appropriate to the theme of the session.

Yoga with Gillian Gee View details

A Yoga course consisting mainly of practical work on movements and Yoga asanas with breathing techniques integrated. Each session will include a relaxation practice and depending on the theme a concentration technique. There will be repetition of some asana and techniques for recognition of Yoga practices, to encourage development of a home Yoga practice. A variety of asana and techniques will be included to maintain interest, with different Yogic philosophical concepts introduced. Safety will be emphasised throughout each session enabling the individual to maintain and improve flexibility and strength, with confidence.

Supportive Steps Into Employment: Building the Foundations for Life and Work View details

Each session will explore a different theme and strategies in either personal or job seeking skills. The course will aim to be as interactive as possible, so students can actively explore what is important to them both individually and as a group. We will explore practical, realistic steps into employment and how to make the most of job seeking activity as well as exploring some of the barriers that students might face. Students will have the opportunity to build up a range of skills, strategies, tips and support to take forward, ensuring greater confidence and positivity in what they can achieve.

Let’s Get Digital Taster: With Smartphones or Tablets with Trevor Parsons View details

A taster, 'overview' session to become more familiar with the features, functions and handling of your devices. Start to develop or improve skills that will help you to organise, manage your time, your work or your leisure activities. Use the internet to find useful information in text, images and videos. Stay safe online and conduct downloads, transactions and purchases securely. Complete online forms and applications or other administration. Communicate in a variety of methods (email, text messages, voice and video and social media). Use the cameras to take images and videos. There will be a follow on 7 week course to explore the main themes from this session in more depth.

Let’s Get Digital: With Smartphones or Tablets with Trevor Parsons View details

Learn how to become more familiar with the features, functions and handling of your devices. Develop or improve skills that will help you to organise, manage your time, your work or your leisure activities. Use the internet to find useful information in text, images and videos. Stay safe online and conduct downloads, transactions and purchases securely. Complete online forms and applications for employability or other administration. Communicate in a variety of methods (email, text messages, voice and video and social media). Use the cameras to take images and videos.

From Skint to Savvy: Improving Your Relationship with Money with Mark Grayling View details

This is a six week activity based course which aims to develop money management skills. We will look at budgeting; saving and spending; bank accounts; pay, tax and national insurance; bills and shopping; credit, borrowing and credit scores plus compiling a personal action plan.

Learn to Play and Sing with Ben Linacre View details

Learn to play and sing is a hands on music course for adults of all ages and abilities. The course will provide the basics in guitar, percussion, singing and song writing tuition for complete beginners and those with some experience who want to improve their existing musical skills. The course will provide opportunities to explore themes in creative lyric writing and will help to develop all the skills needed to perform original compositions and popular songs along with fellow students. Anyone can take part, regardless of ability or experience and our music courses can help to positively reinforce emotional well being.