Before 3am, Workshops

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GIOfest VII: Community Open Workshop

The GIOfest open workshop invites everyone to take part; bring an instrument or just your own voice. Percussion instruments are provided. Places are limited, so book early. Booking is essential.

CCA, Glasgow

Sat 29 Nov

Free but ticketed / 0141 352 4900

Part of GIOfest VII.

St Austell Bay Rock Choir

Your friendly local St Austell choir is run by vocal teacher Jo Saville. The choir will be performing locally again soon so it's a chance for you to join in, sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Jo. Rock Choir members have performed at Wembley Stadium for the record breaking Saracens…

Charlestown Church Hall, St Austell

Thu 27 Nov

£25 a month, free taster

Thu 15 Jan 2015

£25 a month, free taster

Thu 22 Jan 2015

£25 a month, free taster

…and 18 more dates until 2 Jul 2015

Christmas Printmaking: Workshop

Experiment with various printmaking techniques to create seasonal cards and decorations.

The Hepworth, Wakefield

Sat 6 Dec

Free / 01924 247 360

Sun 7 Dec

Free / 01924 247 360

Sat 13 Dec

Free / 01924 247 360

…and 5 more dates until 23 Dec

Coral Cities: Workshop

Create a sculpture of a coral reef out of mod rock and learn more about these incredible underwater cities.

Watermans Art Centre, Brentford

Sun 30 Nov

Phone for prices / 020 8232 1010

Sun 7 Dec

Phone for prices / 020 8232 1010

Sun 14 Dec

Phone for prices / 020 8232 1010

…and 4 more dates until 25 Jan 2015

Mini Noel

French festive fun with Christmas carols, French songs, crafts, a present for every child and a chance to learn about Yuletide traditions in French speaking countries. Suitable for under fives. Email to reserve a place.

LifeCare, Edinburgh

Sat 20 Dec

£7.50 per child / 0131 343 0940

Marchmont St Giles' Church, Edinburgh

Wed 17 Dec

£7.50 per child / 0131 447 4359

  • 10:30 Mini Noel Marchmont St Giles' Church, Edinburgh

Thu 18 Dec

£7.50 per child / 0131 447 4359

  • 15:30 Mini Noel Marchmont St Giles' Church, Edinburgh
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50 Things To Do Before You're 11¾

Kid-oriented wildlife activities.

National Trust: Erddig, Wrexham

Fri 28 Nov

Free, plus admission £10.30, child £5.15, family £25.75 / 01978 355314/315151

Sat 29 Nov

Free, plus admission £10.30, child £5.15, family £25.75 / 01978 355314/315151

Sun 30 Nov

Free, plus admission £10.30, child £5.15, family £25.75 / 01978 355314/315151

…and 90 more dates until 28 Feb 2015

National Trust: Waddesdon Manor, Aylesbury

Fri 28 Nov

Free, plus admission £16.20, child £8.10 / 01296 653226/653211

Sat 29 Nov

Free, plus admission £16.20, child £8.10 / 01296 653226/653211

Sun 30 Nov

Free, plus admission £16.20, child £8.10 / 01296 653226/653211

…and 21 more dates until 31 Dec

Adult Tap General: Workshop

Keep fit and discover more about tap dancing.

The Brook Theatre, Chatham

Thu 27 Nov

£45.60 12 week course / 01634 338338

Thu 4 Dec

£45.60 12 week course / 01634 338338

The Big LGBT Music Jam

Music-making in a creative and supportive environment. Bring an instrument (which could be your voice) and join in with singing, playing or just listening.

LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

Sat 6 Dec

Free / 0131 523 1100

British Challenge Mixed Martial Arts

Six professional MMA contests feature, with the main event featuring Nathan Jones taking on Shane Gunfield for the Welterweight Championship belt.

Charter Hall, Colchester

Sat 6 Dec

£30 / 01206 282020

Cheltenham Rock Choir

Your local Cheltenham choir is run by singing teacher Michael Childs. The choir will be performing locally again soon so it's a chance for you to join in, sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Michael. Rock Choir members have performed at the O2 Arena, Eurodisney and many more iconic…

The Pavilion, Cheltenham

Wed 14 Jan 2015

The Auditorium

£25 a month, free taster / 01242 263344

Wed 21 Jan 2015

The Auditorium

£25 a month, free taster / 01242 263344

Wed 28 Jan 2015

The Auditorium

£25 a month, free taster / 01242 263344

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Chinese Calligraphy & Brush Painting Class

Learn the ancient art of calligraphy and brush painting under course leader Chi Zhang. Suitable for both beginners and improvers. Cost includes all materials.

The Confucius Institute for Scotland, Edinburgh

Tue 2 Dec

£20–£150 (Students £15–£120) / 0131 662 2180

Tue 20 Jan 2015

£150 (£125) / 0131 662 2180

Please note: this course runs from 20 Jan to 24 Mar 2014.

Sat 24 Jan 2015

£75 (£60) / 0131 662 2180

Please note: this course runs from 24 Jan–14 Feb 2014.

…and 12 more dates until 24 Mar 2015

Christmas Is Coming: Tenbury Floral Art Club

Demonstrator Margaret Rumens from Solihull There will be a raffle and the lucky winners will take home the flower arrangements which have been made by Margaret Rumens.

The Regal, Tenbury Wells

Thu 27 Nov

£8 / 01584 811442

Coventry Rock Choir

The local Coventry choir is run by West Midlands based musician Angela Moran. Our choir is made up of many locals who never thought they could sing or hadn't found the right outlet for their secret singing in the car or shower. I don't think any of us expected to make the huge number of great friends we have along the way…

Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School, Coventry

Mon 12 Jan 2015

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Mon 19 Jan 2015

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Mon 26 Jan 2015

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

…and 17 more dates until 29 Jun 2015

West Orchard United Reformed Church, Coventry

Mon 12 Jan 2015

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Mon 19 Jan 2015

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Mon 26 Jan 2015

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

…and 17 more dates until 29 Jun 2015

Eastbourne Rock Choir

The Eastbourne Rock Choir is led by choir leader Charlotte Fane. You may know about our unique sellout O2 arena event in 2013 and our secret singing flash mobs around country for Comic Relief (just search 'Great British flash mob' on YouTube!), but at Rock Choir we know it's not just about the unique huge events, it's…

St Elisabeth's Church, Eastbourne

Wed 14 Jan 2015

Church Centre

£25 a month, free taster

Wed 21 Jan 2015

Church Centre

£25 a month, free taster

Wed 28 Jan 2015

Church Centre

£25 a month, free taster

…and 17 more dates until 1 Jul 2015

Glass Jewellery Workshop

Learn how to make glass jewellery, from cutting to fusing, with Kimberley Armstrong. Weekday classes are also available, upon request.

Barras Art & Design Centre, Glasgow

Sat 29 Nov

£35 / 07738 511490

Sun 30 Nov

£35 / 07738 511490

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Make And Shake: Workshop

Get creative and use recycled materials to create a shaker.

International Slavery Museum, Liverpool

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 0151 478 4499

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 0151 478 4499

Trade School Glasgow: Unscrooged at Christmas

Make simple Christmas gifts and enjoy stovies, mince pies and some festive tunes. Please bring one of the following; donations for local food banks, mince pies, or chocolate logs for snacking on in class.

Glasgow Kelvin College

Thu 27 Nov

Free / 0141 630 5000

Zumba Fitness

Exercise session.

Brentwood Centre

Fri 28 Nov

Phone for prices / 01277 215151

Sun 30 Nov

Phone for prices / 01277 215151

Tue 2 Dec

Phone for prices / 01277 215151

…and 8 more dates until 21 Dec

The Dancehouse, Manchester

Tue 2 Dec

£5 / 0161 237 9753

Tue 9 Dec

£5 / 0161 237 9753

Tue 16 Dec

£5 / 0161 237 9753

Rhodes Arts Complex And Bishop's Stortford Museum

Fri 28 Nov

Phone for prices / 01279 651746

  • 10:00 – 19:00 Zumba Fitness Rhodes Arts Complex And Bishop's Stortford Museum

Sat 29 Nov

Phone for prices / 01279 651746

  • 10:00 – 19:00 Zumba Fitness Rhodes Arts Complex And Bishop's Stortford Museum

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Aberdeen Rock Choir

The local Aberdeen choir is run by Aberdeenshire based musician Chris Mutch. Our No.1 Album gave ordinary people the chance to become chart-topping singers, and Rock Choir is continually giving our members bigger and better opportunities to achieve things they never thought they could do - from supporting national…

Bon Accord Golf Club, Aberdeen

Wed 14 Jan 2015

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Wed 21 Jan 2015

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Wed 28 Jan 2015

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

…and 17 more dates until 24 Jun 2015

Beginners Tai Chi and Qigong Relaxation Course

Beginners class in the meditative art of Tai Chi.

Christ Church, Edinburgh

Thu 27 Nov

£68 for a nine week block / 07990 582921

Please note: This course runs 2 Oct–27 Nov 2014.

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Sands Centre, Carlisle

Thu 27 Nov

Phone for prices / 01228 633766

Brazilian Samba Workshop

International artist Patricia Reiss teaches the Brazilian dance rhythm and carnival style. Profits from the event will help finance a pilot project in Colombia with KungFuture.

Rivercourt Methodist Church, London W6

Sat 29 Nov

£7; £5 First Class; £36 6 Lessons; £60 10 Lessons / 020 8741 1348

Sat 6 Dec

£7; £5 First Class; £36 6 Lessons; £60 10 Lessons / 020 8741 1348

Castle Youth Musical Theatre: Juniors

Have fun and create work in the studio and main house theatres.

The Castle, Wellingborough

Sat 29 Nov

Phone for avaibility / 01933 270007

Ceramic Christmas Decorations

Create decorative ceramic Christmas decorations and glaze them during this hands-on workshop.

Farnham Maltings

Sat 6 Dec

Pottery Studio 12

£25; £12 / 01252 745444

Christmas Cocktail Masterclass

Watch a pro whip up six cocktails, each using a different spirit as base, then take your new knowledge back to the Christmas party circuit. Ages 18+.

The Dining Room, Edinburgh

Fri 28 Nov

£40 / 0131 220 2044

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