Listings: Courses & Workshops

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July 19 - July 26 2018

Craft and Design Courses: for Textiles at www.stitchedupandfleeced.com All face to face at S11 7EH. New short and long courses from Introductory level for beginners through to Advanced start 17th September. ENROL VIA THE WEBSITE NOW! Stitched Textiles (Embroidery), Felt Making, Knitting, Pattern Cutting for Fashion, Patchwork & Quilting.

WHEEL SATURDAY: A mixed class for complete beginners and improvers using the electric wheel. “Excellent tutor – great location – friendly environment! Saturdays, 10:00am – 1:00pm. £30 per class or book a full 6 week course and save! 21st July - 25th August. Find more information and book your place at: www.arthousesheffield.co.uk or call 0114 272 3970. The Art House, Backfields, Sheffield, S1 4HJ.

WATERCOLOURS SHORT COURSE: Thursdays, 9th August – 23rd August (3 weeks). 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, £30. Find more information and book your place at: www.arthousesheffield.co.uk or call 0114 272 3970. The Art House, Backfields, Sheffield, S1 4HJ.

PAINTING WITH GOLD: Learn how to use sheets of real gold leaf within your painting to create shimmering magical effects. We will explore the use of symbols and how to weave meaningful text or images into your work. Suitable for all levels from beginners. Wednesdays 1st August – 29th August (5 weeks). 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm, £75. Find more information and book your place at: www.arthousesheffield.co.uk or call 0114 272 3970. The Art House, Backfields, Sheffield, S1 4HJ.

SIP AND FIMO: HOUSE NUMBER PLAQUES: Enjoy a glass of wine in a relaxed, friendly environment, whilst creating a colourful house number plaque for your home. Bring your own drinks and we’ll provide the glasses! (18+). Friday 10th August, 6:30 – 8:30 pm, £20. Find more information and book your place at: www.arthousesheffield.co.uk or call 0114 272 3970. The Art House, Backfields, Sheffield, S1 4HJ.

POSTCARDS: HAND-HELD ART TO POST AND COLLECT: Abandon your emails and revive the lost art of the hand-made and hand-held correspondence! All abilities welcome in this playful workshop. All materials provided. Saturday 21st July, 1.30pm – 3.30pm, £15. Find more information and book your place at: www.arthousesheffield.co.uk or call 0114 272 3970. The Art House, Backfields, Sheffield, S1 4HJ.

Greenwood carving courses: Spoon carving course and Bowl carving course with craftswomen Nadine from Green Fox Wild Crafts. Come and learn the art of carving greenwood at Longshaw Estate and learn a skill which will turn into a hobby for life! Wood carving is a fantastic introduction to greenwoodwork as it requires very little space and few tools. www.greenfoxwildcrafts.co.uk greenfoxwildcrafts@gmail.com 07758193741.

RYA DAYSKIPPER and YACHTMASTER COURSE: over Winter courses for yachtsmen now booking. City College and St Mary’s Conference Centre. (Call/message bill clay on 07771652123 or email enquiries@sailnorth.co.uk for details).

VHF RADIO COURSE: One day VHF-DSC course for yachtsmen, to satisfy the RYA and Marine Radio Operators Short Range Certificate of Competence. (call/message bill clay 07771 652123 or email enquiries@sailnorth.co.uk for details).

Running With Scissors Workshops: Free Hand Machine Embroidery - Sat 21st July 10-4pm £60. Sewing- Machines For Beginners- Tuesday 24th July 6-8.30pm £38. Sewing Machines for Beginners - Sat 28th July 10-12.30 £38. Kids workshops: £7 per child per session (book by 23rd July). Wed 8th Aug: - 10am - 11.30 Football Ceramic Painting - 11.45- 13.15 Unicorn Ceramic Painting - 13.30-15.00 Fairy Door Making. Thurs 9th Aug - 10-11 or 14.30-15.30 Bath Bomb Making - 11.30-12.30 Gods Eye Making -13.00-14.00 - Hoola Hoop Weaving. Fri 10th Aug - 10-11.30 Toy Race Car Making - 11.45-13.15 Butterfly/ Bee House Making - 13.30-15.00 Hedgehog Book Folding. September. Sat 1st 10-4pm Crochet For Beginners £55. Sun 2nd 10-12.30 Sewing Machines for Beginners £38. Sunday 2nd Sept – 2-5pm Crochet Dream Catcher £35. 6 Week Crochet Course: Skill Building. £150 all materials included. Tues every fortnight 6-8.30pm 4TH Sept, 18th Sept, Oct 2nd, 16th, 30th and 13th Nov. Vintage Dress in A Weekend Sat 8th and Sun 9th 10-4pm both days £120. 8 Week Dress Making Course: £240 Wed 6-8.30pm Sept 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th, Oct 3rd, 10th, 17th 24th. Tues 11th Sept 6-8.00pm Introduction to Fair Isle Knitting £35. Sat 22nd Kanzashi Introduction: Flowers (material origami with fabric) 1.30-4pm £25. Tues 25th 6-8.30 Macrame Plant Pot Hanger £35. Sat 29th Sept 10-4pm Free Hand Machine Embroidery £60. Sunday 30th Sept 10-4pm Zips and Buttons £55. Join our mailing list! Hen parties (lots of craft and food package options) and private groups catered for. Bring your own sewing machine, or book one of ours for our sewing workshops. For more information check out our website

www.rwssheffield.co.uk

New Language Courses: Starting September 2018. (King Edward VII Upper School, Glossop Road). Come and join one of our language courses starting w/c 24 September. A range of levels available from beginner through to advanced. Languages offered are Arabic, Spanish, Italian, French, German, Greek, Portuguese, Japanese, Russian and Chinese (Mandarin). Including an Italian GCSE class. Classes will take place 7.15-9.00 pm, Tues, Wed or Thurs. Pay in advance for the year £255 (30 weeks) or by term £100 (10 weeks), Concessions available. Visit www.kes.sheffield.sch.uk for an enrolment form and further details, or email languagecollege@kes.sheffield.sch.uk alternatively call 0114 2296573 (term time only).

Classes at WiCAT: September 15th Dry Stone Walling, 10-4pm, £30, September 15th Floor Tiling, 10-4pm, £30. September 22nd Plastering, 10-4pm, £30. September 29th Wall Tiling, 10-4pm, £30. Women In Construction, Arts & Technology Ltd, Endeavour Centre, Earl Marshal Road, Sheffield. S4 8FB. website: www.wicat.org.uk

Create Your Natural Menopause Road Map: New menopause programme supporting ladies struggling with menopause symptoms. Starting 26th July, The Florentine, Fulwood Road, 9.30 - 11 am. (Evening sessions to be advised). Covering nutrition, lifestyle and personal coaching over 7 sessions running every 2 weeks until October 18th. Hosted by nutritional therapist/menopause health coach, member of the British Menopause Society, Clare Shepherd and life coach Nicky Valantine. Small group numbers for maximum support. £15, bring a friend to the first session and get 2 tickets for the price of one. £7.50 each. Contact clare@yournewlifeplan.com. Call 07711249761.

Odd Sock Dance School of Disco Dancing: Summer School for adults. 8 week programme 1st Aug - 19th Aug - Weds 12pm - 1pm £5pp/pw. oddsockdancesheffield.co.uk oddsockdance@gmail.com

FREE WORKSHOPS FOR MEN in Meersbrook (Thursday 19th July): 1) Under the Bonnet – How to tame your Windows 10 laptop! (9.30am-12.30pm) & 2) Photo Editing Workshop (using your Tablet or Smartphone) (1-4pm). To book please call Matthew at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email: learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

FREE COMPUTER CLASSES across Sheffield: Struggling with using computers and getting online? Want to apply for jobs or the benefits you are entitled to? Worried about managing your online Universal Credit account or need help with the new ‘Find a job’ service website? We can help! Call 0114 399 1070 to find out where the nearest drop-in computer class is to you. Classes in libraries and community centres throughout the city. (Brought to you by the Sheffield Digital Inclusion Project - funded by Sheffield City Council and delivered by Heeley Trust). Visit our website at www.sheffieldonline.net

FREE COMPUTER CLASSES in Meersbrook: Popular computer classes at Meersbrook Hall every Tuesday 1-4pm, Wednesday 9am-12pm & 1-4pm plus Thursdays 1-4pm. Come along to learn how to be safe online, to search for work, to shop, to obtain health advice and more! A team of tutors will be available to help you. Refreshments provided. Venue: Meersbrook Hall, Meersbrook Park, Brook Road, S8 9FL. Please book a session by calling Matthew at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070. (Brought to you by the Sheffield Digital Inclusion Project - funded by Sheffield City Council and delivered by Heeley Trust). Visit our website at www.sheffieldonline.net

IT ESSENTIALS in Meersbrook: A range of 10 week computer courses from beginners to levels 1 and 2. Learn how to use MS Office applications such as Excel and PowerPoint. Venue: Meersbrook Hall, Meersbrook Park, Brook Road, S8 9FL. 2 classes: Monday 10am-12pm & 12.30-2.30pm starting in September. Cost: £10 if you receive basic state pension/on certain benefits, £60/£70 if not. To enrol please call Matthew at Heeley Development Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email: learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

FREE TABLET/SMARTPHONE/LAPTOP/PC REPAIRS in Meersbrook: Is your computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone feeling unwell? Come and get it fixed for FREE at our Doctor PC clinic at Meersbrook Hall. Tuesdays 1-3pm and Wednesdays 1-3pm. Please book an appointment by calling Matthew at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070.

FREE CV ADVICE in Meersbrook: Friendly confidential 1-2-1 employment advice and CV writing help with our employability specialist. 2pm, Wednesday afternoons at Meersbrook Hall, S8 9FL. To book an appointment please call Matthew at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email:learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

YOGA FITNESS (WOMEN ONLY) in Heeley: Venue: Heeley Institute, S2 3AF, Tuesdays 9.30am-10.30am, starts Monday 1st October. Cost: £10 for 10 weeks or £1 a session. To enrol please call Maxine at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email: learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

KEEP FIT AND HAVE FUN (WOMEN ONLY) in Heeley: Suitable for all levels of fitness/age. Venue: Heeley Institute, S2 3AF, Mondays 10.30am-11.30am, starts mid-April. Cost: £10 for 10 weeks or £1 a session. For further info please call Maxine at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email:learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

CRAFTY CLUB in Meersbrook: Want to learn a new craft or share your skills? Card making, crochet, knitting and jewellery making plus more! Wednesdays 11am-2pm at Meersbrook Hall, Meersbrook Park, Brook Road, S8 9FL. Please book by calling Maxine at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070.

ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) in Meersbrook & Lowfield: English language classes for people who want to learn English as a foreign language. Pre-entry/Entry 1/Entry 2/Level 1 at Meersbrook Hall, S8 9FL starting W/C 1st October for 10 weeks. Entry 3 at The U-Mix Centre, (next to Lowfield School) S2 4UJ from Monday 1st October (10am). Cost from £10 if you receive basic state pension/on certain benefits. To enrol please call Matthew at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email: learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

NEW! HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE/CHILDREN & YOUNG PEOPLE (LEVEL 1) in Meersbrook: Want to know more about a career in Health & Social Care? Are you unemployed or working less than 16hrs a week? If yes, this FREE course may be for you. Starts in September/October and will run every Mon, Tues and Wed for 4 weeks (10am-3pm). To enrol, please call Matthew at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email: learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com (Course run by One to One Support Services).

MOVING ON WITH CREATIVE DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY in Meersbrook: Know the basics about digital photography? This course will help enhance your skills! Venue: Meersbrook Hall, S8 9FL. Starts Tuesday 2nd October for 10 weeks (10am-12pm). Cost: £10 if you receive basic state pension/on certain benefits, £60 if not. To enrol please call Matthew at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email: learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

IPADS FOR BEGINNERS in Meersbrook: Learn how to navigate the basics of an Apple iPad. Venue: Meersbrook Hall, S8 9FL. Starts Tuesday 2nd October for 10 weeks (1-3pm). Cost: £10 if you receive basic state pension/on certain benefits, £60 if not. To enrol please call Matthew at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email: learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

MOVING ON WITH MAKE-UP SKILLS in Hunters Bar: A course designed to help you improve your existing make up application skills. Venue: Syreeta’s Make-up Academy, 646-548 Ecclesall Road, S11 8QA. Starts 3rd October, every Wednesday for 10 weeks (10am-12pm). Cost: £10 if you receive basic state pension/on certain benefits, £60 if not. To enrol please call Matthew at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email: learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

FAMILY HISTORY in Meersbrook: A 10 week course to help you trace your ancestors and build your Family Tree. Venue: Meersbrook Hall, S8 9FL (Fridays 12.30-3.30pm) starting Friday 5th October. Cost: £10 if you receive basic state pension/on certain benefits, £60 if not. To enrol please call Matthew at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email: learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

FAMILY HISTORY in Ecclesall: A 10 week course to help you trace your ancestors and build your Family Tree. Venue: Ecclesall Library, Ecclesall Road South, S11 9PL (Tuesdays 10am-12pm) starting 2nd October. Cost: £10 if you receive basic state pension/on certain benefits, £60 if not. To enrol please call Matthew at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email: learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

NEW! LOCAL HISTORY in Meersbrook: A 12 week course to introduce Sheffield history through the industrial revolution to the present. Venue: Meersbrook Hall, S8 9FL (Thursday afternoons) starting September/October. Cost from FREE-£84. To enrol please call Matthew at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email: learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

ART FOR ALL in Meersbrook: Friendly Art groups for all abilities. Basic materials provided. Venue: Meersbrook Hall, Meersbrook Park, Brook Road, S8 9FL. 2 courses starting W/C 1st October: Mondays 12.30-2.30pm or Fridays 10am-12pm. Both for 10 weeks. Cost: £10 if you receive basic state pension/on certain benefits, £60 if not. To enrol please call Matthew at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email: learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

ART FOR ALL in Crosspool: A friendly Art group for all abilities. Basic materials provided. Venue: St John’s Scout HQ, Benty Lane, S10 5NF. Friday afternoons from 5th October. Cost: £10 if you receive basic state pension/on certain benefits, £60 if not. To enrol please call Matthew at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email: learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

SPANISH FOR BEGINNERS/MOVING ON WITH SPANISH/ADVANCED SPANISH (YEAR 3) in Meersbrook: Book onto the course suitable for your level of Spanish. Days - Beginners (Thursday mornings), Moving On (Tuesday mornings) & Advanced Yr 3 (day/time TBC). Venue: Meersbrook Hall, Meersbrook Park, Brook Road, S8 9FL starting September/October. Cost from FREE-£77. To enrol please call Matthew at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email: learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com (The Advanced course is run by the WEA).

FUNCTIONAL SKILLS (MATHS) in Meersbrook: Learn maths skills useful in everyday situations. Qualifications available up to Level 2. FREE course. Venue: Meersbrook Hall, Meersbrook Park, Brook Road, S8 9FL. Thursdays 9.30-11.30am from 4th October for 10 weeks. To enrol please call Matthew at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email: learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

FUNCTIONAL SKILLS (ENGLISH) in Meersbrook: Improve your communication skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening. Qualifications available up to Level 2. FREE course. Venue: Meersbrook Hall, Meersbrook Park, Brook Road, S8 9FL. Wednesdays 9.30-11.30am from 3rd October for 10 weeks. Cost: £10. To enrol please call Matthew at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email: learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

YOGA FOR STRESS MANAGEMENT in Meersbrook: Venue: Meersbrook Hall, Meersbrook Park, Brook Road, S8 9FL. Mondays 1-2.30pm from October for 10 weeks. FREE course. To enrol please call Matthew at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email: learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

YOGA (VARIOUS LEVELS) in Crosspool, Abbeydale & Totley: From Beginners to Advanced starting in October. Cost: £10 if you receive basic state pension/on certain benefits, £55 if not. To enrol please call Matthew at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email: learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

KEEP FIT AND HAVE FUN (WOMEN ONLY) in Heeley: Suitable for all levels of fitness/age. Venue: Heeley Institute, S2 3AF, Mondays 10.30am-11.30am, starts 1st October. Cost: £10 for 10 weeks or £1 a session. For further info please call Maxine at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email:learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

SWIMMING (WOMEN ONLY) in Heeley: Beginners to experienced. Female lifeguard/instructor. Fridays, 10.30-11.30am, starts September. Cost: £2 a session. Venue: Heeley Pool and Gym, S8 0XQ. For further info please call Maxine at Heeley Trust on 0114 399 1070 or email: learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

BE A VOLUNTEER DIGITAL CHAMPION! Various venues across Sheffield: Do you want to change somebody’s life? If you already have IT skills you could become a Digital Champion volunteer and give others the knowledge and confidence to use computers and the internet for the first time. Digital exclusion is a serious issue that restricts a person’s ability to stay in touch with friends and family, find work and the best deals for goods and services, plus remain an active member of their community. For info please call Oday on 0114 399 1070 or email him at oday.a@heeleydevtrust.com (Brought to you by the Sheffield Digital Inclusion Project - funded by Sheffield City Council and delivered by Heeley Trust). Visit our website atwww.sheffieldonline.net

Stained glass courses: and one day workshops taught at Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet. The September – December weekly stained glass classes start Monday 3rd September and are available daytime and evening, classes are for beginners as well as more experienced students. Small groups ensure a high level of individual tuition with no sharing of tools and equipment. One day workshops are also available in fused glass, painting on glass and Tiffany / traditional stained glass. Email: glass@martinmcassey.co.uk or visitwww.martinmcassey.co.uk Tel: 0114 2668382 / 0776 5890192.

REIKI HEALING CLASS: Turn your hands into loving healing objects of energy. Learn to heal yourself, your family and friends. Reiki 1 Beginners class. No previous experience necessary. Please call for date of next class. 0114 2368559.

The Academy SPACE (Sheffield Psychotherapy and Counselling Education) Places available for Sept 2018; Intro to Counselling & Foundation; all courses delivered by experienced, qualified tutor practitioners. Daytime and Evening Courses. The Coach House, 1a Filey St, Sheffield www.counsellingacademy.org.

Jewellery Making Parties and Workshops: Funky Sprout, Sheffield. Bespoke parties for children in Sheffield and the Peak District. Learn real jewellery making techniques, handcraft stunning items such as a personalised charm bracelet, necklace, bookmark and treasure them inside a customised jewellery box. We also run workshops during half terms. Full details funkysprout.co.uk/parties or call Becky on 07847394259.

Pork Pie and Piccalilli Courses: Hartingtons School of Food, Bakewell. Very popular “hands on” Pork Pie and Piccalilli Courses throughout the year. Learn how to make this “king” of pies and then take your pork pie tin home to use over and over again. The perfect gift. Full details:www.hartingtons.com or call 01629 888586.

Artisan Breadmaking Courses: Hartingtons School of Food, Bakewell. Wide range of artisan breadmaking courses during the week and at weekends. Courses include our Introduction to Breadmaking, Sourdough Breadmaking, French Breadmaking and Speciality Breads. Dates throughout the year. Full details:www.hartingtons.com or call 01629 888586.