June evening and weekend courses

Posted on: 5 June 2018

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We have some fabulous evening and weekend courses in arts and crafts, Spanish and communication starting in June – perfect if you work 9 to 5 or have other commitments during the day. Check out what’s on when in the list below.

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.

Evening courses

Basic Holiday Spanish

Passmore Edwards Centre, Newton Abbot. Mondays 4 June 7-9pm

Have you always wanted to learn Spanish? This course will introduce you to Spanish pronunciation and simple everyday phrases and expressions. Find out more.

Stained Glass

Okehampton Primary School, Okehampton. Wednesdays 6 June 6:30 – 8:30pm

This course is for beginners or those with limited experience. You will learn how to cut and foil glass, use a grinder and apply blowpipe solder and create a unique panel to your design to put in your home. Find out more.

Bookbinding: cloth bound books using decorative long stitch

The Mansion, Totnes. Wednesdays 13 June 7-9pm

This is a course,  suitable for all levels, is for those who wish to explore aspects of printmaking and booking. You will develop a range of skills used by Printmaker’s and Bookbinder’s and by the end of the course you will have produced a hand bound book and a number of prints. Find out more.

Introduction to British Sign Language

Arts Centre, Bideford. Wednesdays 13 June 6 – 8pm

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

Creative Watercolours

Kennaway Centre, Exmouth.  Tuesdays 19 June 7 – 9pm

This course is for both absolute beginners who would like to explore the simplest techniques of watercolour painting and for those who wish to build on basic core skills. Find out more.

Weekend courses

Beautiful wedding on a budget

Kennaway Centre, Exmouth. Saturdays 27 June 10am – 3pm

There are many aspects of your big day that can be done for a fraction of the cost if you do-it-yourself! Find out how and where to save money as well as finding out tips on creating your own flowers, designing stationery, making bridesmaid dresses, bunting, favours and more! Find out more.