Before 5pm, Workshops

2,115 events

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Learn to Lino Print with Doris Does Doodles

An introductory workshop in lino printing.

Drygate Brewing Co., Glasgow

Sun 5 Oct

£15 includes all materials / 0141 212 8810

  • 12:00 – 14:00

Dr Sketchy's Anti-Art School

Burlesque art class with a relaxed atmosphere, music, drinks and interesting models.

Stereo, Glasgow

Sun 12 Oct

£7 (£5) / 0141 222 2254

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Sun 9 Nov

£7 (£5) / 0141 222 2254

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Sun 14 Dec

£7 (£5) / 0141 222 2254

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Euan Stevenson Improvisation Masterclass

Learning to improvise is like learning to ride a bike; you won't get anywhere until you accept that you might fall off. Master pianist Euan Stevenson leads this participatory masterclass for school-age improvisers.

City Halls, Glasgow

Sun 2 Nov

Recital Room

£5 / 0141 353 8000

Note: this event is open to participants only. Part of Piano Festival.

  • 10:00 – 15:30

Bibliotherapy Training

A reading group designed to engage with women and improve their wellbeing.

Glasgow Women's Library

Mon 27 Oct

£50 (£30) / 0141 550 2267

  • 10:30 – 15:15

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 4 Oct

£35 / 07738 511490

  • 13:30 – 16:00

Sun 5 Oct

£35 / 07738 511490

  • 13:30 – 16:00

Sat 11 Oct

£35 / 07738 511490

  • 13:30 – 16:00
…and 15 more dates until 30 Nov back to top

Midlands Model Engineering Exhibition

Get a load of thousands of examples of model railway layouts and engines, sit in on some lectures and workshops and connect with fellow model engineering enthusiasts at the massive tradeshow.

Warwickshire Exhibition Centre, Leamington Spa

Thu 16 Oct

£4.50–£9.50 / 01926 614101

  • 10:00 – 17:00

The Tudor Housewife Workshop

Ruth Goodman runs this workshop, which demonstrations the challenges of running a Tudor household. Prices includes materials and lunch.

Haddon Hall, Bakewell

Wed 15 Oct

£75 / 01629 812855

  • 10:00 – 15:30

Thu 16 Oct

£75 / 01629 812855

  • 10:00 – 15:30

Camberley Rock Choir

The Camberley Rock Choir is led by local musician Sarah Manton. Our choir is made up of people who never thought they would join a choir or would even sing for fun and that's the beauty of joining our choir. I don't think any of us expected to make the huge number of great friends we have along the way not just in our own…

The Camberley Theatre

Thu 2 Oct

£25 a month, free taster / 01276 707600

Thu 9 Oct

£25 a month, free taster / 01276 707600

Thu 16 Oct

£25 a month, free taster / 01276 707600

…and 25 more dates until 2 Jul 2015

Basic Sewing Machine Skills Class

Learn how to wield the mighty power of your sewing machine.

myBearpaw, Edinburgh

Sat 11 Oct

£45 / 0131 228 6377

Easel Sketching in the Gallery

If you feel inspired enough by the masterpieces in the gallery to try your hand at a bit of sketching, come along for a session led by artist Damian Callan. There's a different subject each month, and sometimes a live model.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Thu 20 Nov

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00
…and 3 more dates until 12 Dec back to top

Hove Rock Choir

The local Hove choir is run by vocal teacher Charlotte Fane. Rock Choir is unequalled in the opportunities we can offer our members - from performing at top music and arts venues like the Royal Albert Hall and Guilfest to raising money for some of the UK's best-loved charities like Missing People, Sport Relief and local…

Central United Reformed Church, Hove

Thu 2 Oct

£25 a month, free taster / 01273 734162

Thu 9 Oct

£25 a month, free taster / 01273 734162

Thu 16 Oct

£25 a month, free taster / 01273 734162

…and 25 more dates until 2 Jul 2015

Introduction to Dressmaking

If you've always wanted to make your own dresses, this course gives you the chance to learn the necessary sewing techniques (including those tricky zips and sleeves) and know-how in adapting patterns to make your very own couture masterpiece. With instructor Hazel Lethaby.

Edinburgh Contemporary Crafts Centre

Sat 4 Oct

£200 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs Saturdats, 6 Sep–8 Nov, 2014.

Sat 11 Oct

£200 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs Saturdats, 6 Sep–8 Nov, 2014.

Sat 18 Oct

£200 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs Saturdats, 6 Sep–8 Nov, 2014.

…and 3 more dates until 8 Nov

Monkey Drama

Fun and developmental classes for little ones, based on the notion that enjoying drama and the creative arts is good for children's social and emotional well-being. Suitable for ages 2–5.

Broomhill Community Chuch, Glasgow

Fri 3 Oct

£5 per week; block of four £19; block of eight £36

  • 09:45
  • 11:00

Fri 10 Oct

£5 per week; block of four £19; block of eight £36

  • 09:45
  • 11:00

Fri 17 Oct

£5 per week; block of four £19; block of eight £36

  • 09:45
  • 11:00
…and 9 more dates until 19 Dec

Juniper Green Parish Church Hall, Edinburgh

Mon 6 Oct

£6 per session; block of five £27.50; block of ten £50

  • 15:30

Mon 13 Oct

£6 per session; block of five £27.50; block of ten £50

  • 15:30

Mon 20 Oct

£6 per session; block of five £27.50; block of ten £50

  • 15:30
…and 10 more dates until 29 Dec

North Merchiston Club, Edinburgh

Mon 6 Oct

£6 per session; block of five £27.50; block of ten £50 / 0131 622 1757

  • 11:00

Mon 13 Oct

£6 per session; block of five £27.50; block of ten £50 / 0131 622 1757

  • 11:00

Mon 20 Oct

£6 per session; block of five £27.50; block of ten £50 / 0131 622 1757

  • 11:00
…and 10 more dates until 29 Dec

RSNO Community Orchestra

Perth Community Orchestra is a new initiative from Scotland’s National Orchestra, the RSNO, in partnership with Horsecross Arts. This is an orchestra geared for those who play anything from grade 1 to grade 4 standard. Whether you played an instrument at school and haven’t picked it up in years, or are a beginner…

Perth Concert Hall

Sun 19 Oct

Norie Miller Studio

£4 (£3) / 01738 621031

Sun 30 Nov

Norie Miller Studio

£4 (£3) / 01738 621031

Salsa Classes

Salsa lessons for over 16s, taking you from zero to hero on the dance floor.

Chart Centre, Willenhall

Sat 4 Oct

£5 / 07961 514074

  • 12:00 – 13:00

Sat 11 Oct

£5 / 07961 514074

  • 12:00 – 13:00

Sat 18 Oct

£5 / 07961 514074

  • 12:00 – 13:00
…and 36 more dates until 27 Jun 2015 back to top

Saturday Life Drawing Class

Artist Graham Flack leads this drawing workshop; learn how others have portrayed the human figure, and then practise drawing from a life model yourself. Materials are supplied; suitable for all levels of experience. Booking is essential.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Sat 18 Oct

Clore Education Centre

£15 (£12) / 0131 624 6560

  • 10:30 – 12:30
  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sat 15 Nov

Clore Education Centre

£15 (£12) / 0131 624 6560

  • 10:30 – 12:30
  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sat 13 Dec

Clore Education Centre

£15 (£12) / 0131 624 6560

  • 10:30 – 12:30
  • 14:00 – 16:00

Yoga From Within: Workshop

Explore breath and the body and discover natural ways of moving and breathing through a meditative and relaxing practice. Mats are provided.

Chelsea Theatre, London SW10

Mon 6 Oct

£5 per session / 020 7352 1967

  • 10:00 – 11:30

Mon 13 Oct

£5 per session / 020 7352 1967

  • 10:00 – 11:30

Mon 20 Oct

£5 per session / 020 7352 1967

  • 10:00 – 11:30
…and 5 more dates until 24 Nov

Yogalates: Workshop

Exercise session.

Chelsea Theatre, London SW10

Wed 8 Oct

£5 / 020 7352 1967

  • 13:00 – 14:00

Wed 15 Oct

£5 / 020 7352 1967

  • 13:00 – 14:00

Wed 22 Oct

£5 / 020 7352 1967

  • 13:00 – 14:00
…and 5 more dates until 26 Nov

Holycombe House Of Healing, Shipston-on-Stour

Mon 6 Oct

Phone for prices / 01608 684239

  • 11:15 – 12:30

Mon 13 Oct

Phone for prices / 01608 684239

  • 11:15 – 12:30

Mon 20 Oct

Phone for prices / 01608 684239

  • 11:15 – 12:30
…and 5 more dates until 24 Nov

The 50+ Show

A day of workshops and activities for the active senior citizen, including, among others, cookery demonstrations, gardening, seminars, dancing and much more.

SECC, Glasgow

Thu 9 Oct

Free / 01372 840963

  • 09:30 – 16:30

Fri 10 Oct

Free / 01372 840963

  • 09:30 – 16:30

Sat 11 Oct

Free / 01372 840963

  • 09:30 – 16:30

50 Things To Do Before You're 11¾

Kid-oriented wildlife activities.

National Trust: Croft Castle, Leominster

Thu 2 Oct

Free, plus admission £8.10, child £4, family £19.50 / 01568 780246

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 3 Oct

Free, plus admission £8.10, child £4, family £19.50 / 01568 780246

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 4 Oct

Free, plus admission £8.10, child £4, family £19.50 / 01568 780246

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 29 more dates until 2 Nov

National Trust: Erddig, Wrexham

Thu 2 Oct

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

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Fri 3 Oct

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

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sat 4 Oct

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

  • 11:00 – 16:00
…and 147 more dates until 28 Feb 2015

National Trust: Waddesdon Manor, Aylesbury

Thu 2 Oct

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

  • 10:00 – 16:30

Fri 3 Oct

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

  • 10:00 – 16:30

Sat 4 Oct

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

  • 10:00 – 16:30
…and 62 more dates until 31 Dec back to top

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 8 Oct

£25 a month, free taster / 01224 633434

Wed 22 Oct

£25 a month, free taster / 01224 633434

Wed 29 Oct

£25 a month, free taster / 01224 633434

…and 24 more dates until 24 Jun 2015

Afrocuban Music Workshop

La Timbala delivers a series of workshops introducing participants to Afrocuban music, instruments, rhythms and songs.

Islington Mill, Salford

Sat 11 Oct

£28 ( £23) / 0161 278 6404

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Aldridge Rock Choir

The Aldridge Rock Choir is led by West Midlands based musician Sonia Eyre. The Aldridge branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir. Whilst retaining our focus on Aldridge and Walsall community causes and events, all the local West Midlands choirs come together in regional and even national…

Aldridge Community Centre, Walsall

Wed 8 Oct

£25 a month, free taster / 01922 454337

Wed 15 Oct

£25 a month, free taster / 01922 454337

Wed 22 Oct

£25 a month, free taster / 01922 454337

…and 24 more dates until 1 Jul 2015

Aqua Aerobics

Fitness session.

Hermitage Leisure Centre, Coalville

Tue 7 Oct

£5 / 01530 811215

  • 09:30 – 10:30
  • 10:30 – 11:30
  • 14:30 – 15:30

Tue 14 Oct

£5 / 01530 811215

  • 09:30 – 10:30
  • 10:30 – 11:30
  • 14:30 – 15:30

Tue 21 Oct

£5 / 01530 811215

  • 09:30 – 10:30
  • 10:30 – 11:30
  • 14:30 – 15:30
…and 5 more dates until 25 Nov

AquaFit

A low-impact cardio and resistance workout.

Canal Court Hotel, Newry

Mon 6 Oct

£5

  • 10:00 – 10:45

Mon 13 Oct

£5

  • 10:00 – 10:45

Mon 20 Oct

£5

  • 10:00 – 10:45

Mon 27 Oct

£5

  • 10:00 – 10:45

Prestatyn Nova Centre

Fri 3 Oct

£3.50; £1.75 Silver Gym Membership holders / 01745 888 021

  • 09:00

Mon 6 Oct

£3.50; £1.75 Silver Gym Membership holders / 01745 888 021

  • 09:00

Fri 10 Oct

£3.50; £1.75 Silver Gym Membership holders / 01745 888 021

  • 09:00
…and 6 more dates until 31 Oct back to top