Create and Talk English at VAC

Learn about making jewellery, try basket weaving, make a candle stand and practise your English while you create with tea, coffee and biscuits provided.

Thursday 3, 10 and 17 December – 1.30pm to 3pm
At Voluntary Action Calderdale, Hall Street, Halifax, HX1 5AY

To get involved email hrichardsonallen@wea.org.uk.

Crochet course for beginners at The Artworks

Get involved and learn the art of crochet in this 6 week course in Halifax where each week the two and a half hour sessions will cover a different area of crochet, starting with holding the hook and yarn, and moving on to cover basic stitches of chain and slip stitch, double crochet treble crochet and combining stitches to form patterns with increasing and decreasing stitches.

Starts Thursday 10 September 2015 – 3pm to 5.30pm
The Artworks, Shaw Lodge, Shaw Lane, Halifax, HX3 9ET

The course costs £47.25 per person for the whole course and pre-enrolment is available by telephone on 0113 245 3304

History classes in Calderdale

WEA LogoGet involved with history classes in Calderdale covering topics such as Industrial history & heritage of Yorkshire, Victorian Explorers, Family History and more.

Starting autumn and winter terms in Halifax or Hebden Bridge.

Fees are £20 to £70.88 depending on the length of course you choose and if you receive certain benefits you may be entitled to a FREE course.

You can enrol online at enrolonline.wea.org.uk or telephone 01422 822342.

Art & Literature classes in Calderdale

WEA LogoAre you a fan of art and literature and looking to brush up or expand on your current skills?

Get involved with classes in Art and Literature in Calderdale covering skills such as creative writing, philosophy, drawing and painting, poetry and more.

Starting autumn and winter terms in Halifax or Hebden Bridge.

Fees are £20 to £70.88 depending on the length of course you choose and if you receive certain benefits you may be entitled to a FREE course.

You can enrol online at enrolonline.wea.org.uk or telephone 01422 822342.

Autumn Courses with the Workers’ Educational Association

WEA LogoMaybe you have been thinking about writing your very first novel but unsure where to start or just in need of inspiration… Why not learn a new skill?

Well think no more, as this Autumn from Monday 7 September 2015 there will be a number of courses which you can take part in such as creative writing, art, poetry, History and much more. No matter what your interests are, there’s a good chance you will find a course to suit you.

If you would like to take a look at some of the courses on offer, you will find details of each one including cost, duration and booking details by viewing the Autumn brochure here.

Step back in time with a 6 week history course

WEA LogoTake a tour of England through written words and visual imagery with Dr Sarah Holland and discover more about the history of the country.

This 6 week long course features a range of illustrative and textual sources and will be held at Halifax Central Library from 1.30pm to 4pm on Tuesday 3 March 2015.

The cost of the course is £47.25 for the full 6 weeks or FREE based on selected means benefits of which proof will be required.

For further information or to book onto the course please call 01132 453304 quoting ref: C3665133

Courses for adults – Workers’ Educational Association

WEA LogoWould you like to learn the Spanish language?

Maybe you have been thinking about writing your very first novel but unsure where to start or just in need of inspiration…

Well think no more, as this coming Spring from January to April 2015 there will be a number of adult courses which you can take part in, from learning Spanish and Novel writing to art, poetry, singing and dance. No matter what your interests there’s a good chance you will find a course to suit you.

If you would like to take a look at some of the courses on offer, you will find details of each one including cost, duration and booking details by viewing the Spring Term Course brochure here.