Featured Five: upcoming courses not to miss this month

Posted on: 5 June 2018

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Here’s our latest pick of courses starting soon across Devon. These include some great craft workshops, as well as some relaxation, communication and maths courses.

If you see something you’d like to do but it’s not on in your area or the times or dates don’t suit you, find more courses using our online search or contact your local centre – if there’s enough interest in your area, they may be able to put on your course.

Meditation and Relaxation

Alexander Centre, Tavistock. Friday 15 June 1 – 3pm

In this course you will learn what Mindfulness is and how to practice it in your daily life to help you to take charge of stress, feel more peace & happiness and develop a more positive relationship with yourself. Find out more.

Yoga for Beginners

The Manor House, Dawlish. Monday 18 June 9:30 – 11am

This course will introduce you to simple yoga postures to help strengthen your body while at the same time increasing your flexibility.  Find out more.

Introduction to British Sign Language

Arts Centre, Bideford. Tuesday 19 June 2 -4pm

If you communicate with the public on a regular basis and want to learn about basic British Sign Language then this course is for you. Find out more.

Make a book for family memories

Kennaway Centre, Exmouth. Wednesday 20 June 2 – 6pm

This is a relaxed course that is aimed at supporting good wellbeing and will give you a taste of what bookbinding has to offer. You will create an A5 journal or notebook to share or hold personal memories, using practiced binding skills and techniques. Find out more

Gardening and Numbers

Okehampton Community College. Tuesday 3 July 1:30 – 4pm

Delivered at the Okehampton Community Garden, this course shows how maths plays a role in gardening. You will be sowing seeds in- and outdoors, pricking out seedlings for transplanting and working out a planting diary. Find out more.



For more art and craft workshops, maths, wellbeing or languages, search ‘art and craft’ or ‘maths’ or ‘wellbeing’ or ‘languages’ in our online course search.