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Fitness for Mature Movers

posted by Heather Adam

 
Fitness for Mature Movers
Cottenham Village College
Wednesday 23rd February - 5 weeks from 2.30 - 3.30pm

Our tutor, Margaret Briggs, would love to welcome you all to her fitness class at CVC.    Gently stretch and tone in a friendly class, incorporating chair based exercises to support balance and confidence.  All movements to your own ability which will improve your balance and agility, whilst having fun! 
Contact the Adult Learning to secure your place.  

Creative with Clay - spaces available in the Spring term

posted 9 Dec 2021, 06:14 by Heather Adam

Creative with Clay - tutor Larry Mogridge
Monday evening 7-9pm. Starting 10th January 2022.
or
Wednesday 7-9pm. Starting 12th January 2022.

Come and join the hugely, talented Larry Mogridge, and explore, create and express your ideas in the versatile medium of clay.  Practise techniques including hand building, throwing, decoration and glaze effects using a variety of stoneware clays, slips and glazes.  
Email community@astreacottenham.org to learn more and book a place!

New Spring 2022 courses - why not take a look!

posted 25 Nov 2021, 05:38 by Heather Adam   [ updated 25 Nov 2021, 05:40 ]

 NEW!  Take a look at our courses for the Spring. Email community@astreacottenham.org to book your place!

Spring 2022 courses - bookings being taken

posted 22 Nov 2021, 06:21 by Heather Adam   [ updated 22 Nov 2021, 06:22 ]

NEW Fen Edge brochure will soon be dropping on your doormat!

Thinking it may be time to take up a new hobby. Want to meet new people.  Or learn a new skill in a fun and supportive environment.  If so, come try one of our Adult Learning classes. 

We have lots of day, evening and Saturday courses running throughout the Spring term, take a look inside the Fen Edge brochure today to find out more!

Call 01954 288751 or email community@astreacottenham.org to book a place. 



Adult Ballet and Tap for Beginners - FREE TASTER SESSIONS

posted 17 Nov 2021, 04:44 by Heather Adam   [ updated 17 Nov 2021, 04:57 ]

ADULT TAP FOR BEGINNERS

6th DECEMBER 6.30-7PM

 

ADULT BALLET FOR BEGINNERS

6TH DECEMBER 7-7.30PM

 

CVC Sports Centre, Dance Studio

We are offering FREE taster classes for Adult Tap and Ballet this December, places will be first come, first served so email community@astreacottenham.org to book your place! 

 

UPHOLSTERY SPACES ....

posted 15 Jul 2010, 05:52 by Adult learning at Cottenham VC   [ updated 28 Sept 2021, 03:20 ]

We actually have one space on our Friday Upholstery classes and also one on our Saturday workshops this term !  To book do get in touch with us ....























Contemporary Textiles Personal & Poetic with Ricki Outis (alternate Tuesdays) starting 14th September

posted 11 May 2010, 04:59 by Adult learning at Cottenham VC   [ updated 6 Jul 2021, 03:33 ]

A new term of Contemporary Textiles with the incredibly talented Ricki Outis starting on the 14th September (alternate Tuesdays).  A hands on class for people with some experience in creating artful textiles who would like to explore and experiment with like minded people.  It is an opportunity to bring the personal into your textiles by basing your work on objects which make you feel joyful in our crazy upside down world.  The course includes techniques on colouring cloth & paper, image transfers onto fabric, text on fabrics and free machine embroidery to make personal and poetic fabrics.

 




























 















  

SATURDAY WORKSHOPS - 27th November ....

posted 30 Apr 2010, 01:35 by Adult learning at Cottenham VC   [ updated 23 Nov 2021, 00:34 by Heather Adam ]

We have workshops coming up on Saturday 27th November - still spaces on Digital photography for beginners and Screenprint for Christmas - contact us for more information or look under "SATURDAYS"






 





















 











Guitar Roots & Branches with Brooks Williams !!

posted 27 Apr 2010, 05:41 by Adult learning at Cottenham VC   [ updated 6 Jul 2021, 03:36 ]

A fun, hands on workshop with lots of playing and singing.  Expand your guitar playing by exploring the music that inspired the music we know.  We will be looking at strumming & fingerpicking, chords that move up the neck of the guitar and riffs we can play based around those chords.  Participants should be familiar with the basic 1st position chords like E, A, G, D, C, B7, F, Em, Am, Dm & Bm.  






















 



 




Saturday 16th October workshops

posted 4 Mar 2010, 06:13 by Adult learning at Cottenham VC   [ updated 4 Oct 2021, 04:45 ]

Our next Saturday workshops are on Saturday 16th October we have Crochet for Beginners (2 days 16th Oct & 27 Nov), Needle Felt a Robin,  Nuno Felt Scarf, Silver Jewellery Making for Beginners, T'ai Chi - Qigong in Autumn The Tao of Letting Go and Traditional Indian Meal Workshop - look under Saturdays for more information and contact us to book a place.




 







































 

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