Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
10.00
Community Volunteers Gardening
Skill Level: Intermediate / Advanced
10.00
12.00
(Core Arts Gardens)
Community Volunteers GardeningHelp look after the Core gardens in a team of volunteers and develop your gardening skills further once your membership has ended.

Art Techniques and Materials
Tutor: Noel Basualdo
10.00
12.30
(Core Arts Hall)
Art Techniques and MaterialsLearn how to make and grind coloured pigments to make your own oil paints and colours, how to make rabbit skin glues, glazes and make your own canvases. Learn about egg tempera and fresco and how to cut window mounts and frame your work ready for exhibitions and selling. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Introduction to Music Production
Tutor: Shek Kamari
10.30
12.30
(ICT Suite)
Introduction to Music ProductionThe aim of this course is to create and record music, using music technology (Apple/ Logic) assisted by the tutor.

Introduction to Art
Tutor: Helen Bridges
10.30
13.30
(Art Studios)
Introduction to ArtIf you’re new to Visual Arts, this essential class is where to develop your artistic skills. Create artwork in response to ideas and themes that inspire you, as you explore a wide range of art mediums including drawing, painting, printmaking, collage and sculpture. (Skill Level: Beginners)

Music Group Skills
Tutor: Samuel Wilkinson
11.00
13.00
(Studio 1)
Music Group SkillsIf you are new to music, this class is essential for your induction into Core music studios. (Skill Level: Basic and Intermediate)

Rhytm & Beats Jam
Tutor: Helen McDonald
11.30
13.00
(Green Room)
Rhytm & Beats JamHigh energy Rhythm session.Come and explore the world of rhythm, play any instrument of your choice. From African Djembe to Congas or tambourine....bass guitar, keys or drums.Let\'s improvise and write songs together

Social Tennis
Tutor: Peer Led
12.00
14.00
(Hackney Downs) * THESE SESSIONS ARE PAUSED DUE TO LOCKDOWN RESTRICTIONS
Social TennisA great way to improve fitness, hand-eye co-ordination and to help find future playing partners

Community Volunteers Gardening
Skill Level: Intermediate / Advanced
12.30
14.30
(Core Arts Gardens)
Community Volunteers GardeningHelp look after the Core gardens in a team of volunteers and develop your gardening skills further once your membership has ended.

Keyboard
Tutor: Wes Percey / Lucy Edmonds
13.15
17.00
(Green Room)
KeyboardDevelop your keyboard skills and technique. (All abilities)

Life Drawing
Tutor: Noel Basualdo
13.30
16.30
(Core Arts Hall)
Life DrawingDraw the human form through observing a life model. Create drawings in quick succession through short poses and more detailed drawings or paintings. Learn to use a range of art materials such as chalks, charcoal and inks, and develop your techniques as a figurative artist. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Creative Computing
Tutor: Kim Bennett
14.00
17.00
(ICT Suite)
Creative ComputingDevelop your Creative Computing skills and become more proficient using a Mac. (Skill Level: Intermediate and advanced)

Music Performance Skills
Tutor: Michele Strocchi
14.15
17.00
(Studio 1)
Music Performance SkillsDiscover and maximise your potential as a performer on live stage and in the music studio (Skill Level: Intermediate and advanced)

Developing Art Practice
Tutor: Helen Bridges
14.30
16.30
(Art Studios)
Developing Art PracticeFocus on personal art projects you want to develop through supported portfolio discussions. Enhance your artistic practice and skills as you concentrate on your Creative Work Plan throughout the day. (Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced)
Live Studio: Experienced Musicians Jam
Tutor: Natalie Duncan
10.00
13.00
(Core Arts Hall)
Live Studio: Experienced Musicians JamWorking as a group over 10-12 weeks you will collaborate in the wring of a song which you will then develop and rehearse. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Live Studio: Musicians Jam
Tutors: AJ Holmes
10.00
13.30
(Studio 1)
Live Studio: Musicians JamFrom Roots to Blues and Rock to pop this session is all about the joys of playing.

Painting in all Media
Tutor: Sadie Murdoch
10.30
13.00
(Art Studios)
Painting in all MediaDevelop your oil painting techniques in brushwork, colour mixing and composition design. Learn how to skillfully oil paint on canvas to create portraits, still life and how to interpret famous paintings into your own transcriptions. Journey through the History of Art in paintings as you learn about artists in our group discussions. (All abilities)

Creative Computing
Tutor: Vera Howard
10.30
13.30
(ICT Suite)
Creative ComputingDevelop your Creative Computing skills and become more proficient using a Mac. (Skill Level: Intermediate and advanced)

Bass 1:1
Tutor: Duska Prostran (30 mins slots)
11.30
13.30
(Green Room)
Bass 1:1Bass players or learners, we have one to one tutorials you can book with our skilled volunteer. Learn the basics or develop your existing technique so you can join the Core Jam in the Music Studio. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Core Social
Tutors: Laura-Jane Connolly & Michael Brown
12.00
13.00
(Online only)
Core SocialPlay table tennis and board games and socialise with friends. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Chair Based Aerobics
Tutor: Michael Brown
13.00
14.00
(Online only)
Chair Based AerobicsChair aerobics, like any aerobic workout, is designed to elevate your heart rate and keep it elevated for a set period of time. It helps build endurance and strengthen the heart. Grab a chair, put on comfortable clothing and join us for this aerobic workout!

Creative Writing
Advanced Level Tutor: Sara Eliot
13.30
15.00
(Core Arts Hall)
Creative WritingExplore your imagination and bring your thoughts about the world around you to life, through creative writing and poetry performance. Develop your literary skills and improve your confidence to read your prose aloud in these group sessions. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Cycling
Tutor: Patrick Field
13.30
15.30
(Local Area)
CyclingA scenic cycle session with different routes around the local area. Routes will be mainly off road, but will include some road cycling.

Guitar (Improvers)
Tutor: Mickey Howard
14.00
15.15
(Green Room)
Guitar (Improvers)Develop your technique as a guitarist

Painting in all Media
Tutor: Sadie Murdoch
14.00
16.30
(Art Studios)
Painting in all MediaDevelop your painting techniques in brushwork, colour mixing and composition design. Learn how to skillfully paint in all media on canvas to create portraits, still life and how to interpret famous paintings into your own transcriptions. Journey through the History of Art in paintings as you learn about artists in our group discussions. (All abilities)

Jam Sessions
Tutor: AJ Holmes
14.30
17.00
(Studio 1)
Jam SessionsJoin in and interact with your fellow musicians, contributing to the music being created through improvisation and expansion. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Music Technology: Logic
Tutor: Louise Beer
14.30
17.00
(ICT Suite)
Music Technology: Logic Learn how to use Logic Express music software to compose and produce your own music on the Mac. (Skill Level: all)

Creative Writing
Beginners Level Tutor: Sara Eliot
15.15
16.45
(Core Arts Hall)
Creative WritingExplore your imagination and bring your thoughts about the world around you to life, through creative writing and poetry performance. Develop your literary skills and improve your confidence to read your prose aloud in these group sessions. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Guitar (Beginners)
Tutor: Mickey Howard
15.30
17.00
(Green Room)
Guitar (Beginners)Develop your technique as a guitarist
Creative Computing
Tutor: Collin Chace / Vera Howard
10.00
13.00
(ICT Suite)
Creative ComputingDevelop your Creative Computing skills and become more proficient using a Mac. (Skill Level: Intermediate and advanced)

Ceramics (Hand Building)
Tutor: Rebecca Cresswell
10.00
13.30
(Art Studios)
Ceramics (Hand Building)Learn how to work with your hands to create sculptures, ornaments, plates and bowls through different forms of clay.

Progression Gardening
Skill Level: Intermediate / Advanced
10.30
12.30
(Core Arts Gardens)
Progression GardeningMoving on from the Beginner Gardening session or for members who already have some gardening experience. Help to nurture the Core gardens and develop your skills with others.

Furthering Song Ideas
Tutor: Lorraine Haywood
10.30
13.00
(Studio 1)
Furthering Song IdeasDevelop your voice

R’n’B & Soul for Performance
Tutor: Natalie Duncan
11.00
13.30
(Core Arts Hall)
R’n’B & Soul for PerformanceFun, light-hearted, RnB, Soul, Gospel singing for performance sessions with guitar accompaniment

Kit Drumming 1:1
Tutor: Paul Brett (30 mins slots)
13.00
16.45
(Green Room)
Kit Drumming 1:1one to one kit drumming lessons that will help you develop your technique.

Beginner Gardeners
Skill Level: Beginners
13.30
15.30
(Core Arts Gardens)
Beginner GardenersGreat for people starting out in gardening covering different areas of gardening in bite size sessions. Good for window-sill, balcony and indoor gardening knowhow as well as general gardening.

Walking Group
Tutor: Patrick Field
13.30
15.30
(Local Area)
Walking GroupA social walking group for the early risers with routes around the local area. You should be able to walk at lease 20 minutes without stopping.

Live Studio: Performance and Vocal Skills
Tutor: Lorraine Haywood
14.00
16.30
(Core Arts Hall)

Digital Profile and Social Media
Tutor: Collin Chace
14.00
16.45
(ICT Suite)
Digital Profile and Social MediaEmpower yourself as an artist/ musician/ writer by creating a web presence that defines and promotes your individual voice. Release electronic books and music, and use internet-based services to manufacture hard copies. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Ceramics (Hand Building)
Tutor: Rebecca Cresswell
14.30
16.30
(Art Studios)
Ceramics (Hand Building)Learn how to work with your hands to create sculptures, ornaments, plates and bowls through different forms of clay.

R’n’B Song Writing for Performance
Tutor: Natalie Duncan
14.30
16.30
(Studio 1)
R’n’B Song Writing for PerformanceFun, light-hearted, RnB, Soul  and jazz song-writing sessions with piano accompaniment

Tennis
Booking Only
15.00
16.00
(Tennis & Hockey Centre, Olympic Park) * THESE SESSIONS ARE PAUSED DUE TO LOCKDOWN RESTRICTIONS
TennisA great way to improve fitness, hand-eye co-ordination and to help find future playing partners. 14:00 - 15:00 Beginners 15:00 - 16:00 Advanced
Textiles & Fashion Design
Tutor: Riccardo Guido / Sally Turner
10.00
13.00
(Core Arts Hall)
Textiles & Fashion DesignCreate a collection of textiles ranging from garments to soft furnishings. Learn the skills of appliqué, embroidery, crochet, knit and printmaking to create artwork you can wear, use or display. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Printmaking
Tutor: Helen Bridges
10.00
13.15
(Art Studios)
PrintmakingExperiment with a range of printmaking techniques such as collage, mono printing, linocut and woodcut. Develop new ideas or draw upon your existing artwork as a starting point for your prints. Learn about artists and designers and identify those that inspire your own work. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Creative Computing
Tutor: Kim Bennett
10.30
13.30
(ICT Suite)
Creative ComputingDevelop your Creative Computing skills and become more proficient using a Mac. (Skill Level: Intermediate and advanced)

Song Writing Jam
Tutor: Sam Wilkinson
10.30
13.30
(Studio 1)
Song Writing JamTurn your words and poetry into lyrics and learn how to construct a song in this focused songwriting group. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Outdoor Circuit
Tutor: Michael Brown
12.00
13.00
(Mabley Green)
Outdoor CircuitExercising outdoors lowers blood pressure, heart rate and it helps to alleviate insomnia. Regular exercise and fresh air will help you to fall asleep and improve the quality of your sleep!

Vocal Performance Skills 1:1
Tutor: Romain Malan (30 mins slots)
13.30
17.00
(Green Room)
Vocal Performance Skills 1:1One to one bookable tuition – develop your voice. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Easy Jam Sessions
Tutor: Jo Cribbin
14.00
16.45
(Studio 1)
Easy Jam SessionsWelcoming musicians of all abilities into the Music Studio, to participate in our relaxed and creative easy jam sessions. We insure the group is collaborative whether you are new to jamming, as well as a seasoned musician. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Printmaking
Tutor: Helen Bridges
14.15
16.30
(Art Studios)
PrintmakingExperiment with a range of printmaking techniques such as collage, mono printing, linocut and woodcut. Develop new ideas or draw upon your existing artwork as a starting point for your prints. Learn about artists and designers and identify those that inspire your own work. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Table Tennis
Tutors: Claudia Louis & Gary Woods
14.30
16.30
(Core Arts Hall)
Table TennisA great way to improve fitness, hand-eye co-ordination and to help find future playing partners (all abilities welcome.

Music Technology: Logic
Tutor: Fernando Rosende
14.30
17.00
(ICT Suite)
Music Technology: LogicLearn how to use Logic Express music software to compose and produce your own music on the Mac. (Skill Level: all)
11.00
12.00
Dance
Tutor: Claudia Louis
12.00
13.00
(Core Arts Hall / Online)
DanceKeep fit the creative way by joining in with our dance courses in a variety of styles.
Yoga
Tutor: Jane Egginton
12.00
13.00
(Online only)
YogaA gentle stretching class for all abilities. This class will also have a focus on relaxation and breathing techniques.
13.00
Core Health
Tutors: Claudia Louis
13.00
14.00
(Core Arts Hall / Online)
Core HealthA healthy lifestyle weight management programme. Learn more about nutrition and work towards creating a healthy lifestyle.
BoxFit
Tutor: Aine Clark
13.00
14.00
(Online only)
BoxFitA mixed session comprising elements from both disciplines that is guaranteed to get you into shape.
14.00
Circuit Training
Tutor: Claudia Louis
14.30
15.30
(Online only)
Circuit TrainingA fitness class that has a great mix of aerobic and strength training activity. All levels welcome.

Stretch & Relaxation
Tutor: Claudia Louis
15.45
16.45
(Core Arts Hall / Online)
Stretch & RelaxationA gentle stretching class for all abilities. This class will also have a focus on relaxation and breathing techniques.
15.00
16.00

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
10.00
Art Techniques and Materials
Tutor: Noel Basualdo
10.00
12.30
(Core Arts Hall)
Art Techniques and MaterialsLearn how to make and grind coloured pigments to make your own oil paints and colours, how to make rabbit skin glues, glazes and make your own canvases. Learn about egg tempera and fresco and how to cut window mounts and frame your work ready for exhibitions and selling. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Introduction to Art
Tutor: Helen Bridges
10.30
13.30
(Art Studios)
Introduction to ArtIf you’re new to Visual Arts, this essential class is where to develop your artistic skills. Create artwork in response to ideas and themes that inspire you, as you explore a wide range of art mediums including drawing, painting, printmaking, collage and sculpture. (Skill Level: Beginners)

Life Drawing
Tutor: Noel Basualdo
13.30
16.30
(Core Arts Hall)
Life DrawingDraw the human form through observing a life model. Create drawings in quick succession through short poses and more detailed drawings or paintings. Learn to use a range of art materials such as chalks, charcoal and inks, and develop your techniques as a figurative artist. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Developing Art Practice
Tutor: Helen Bridges
14.30
16.30
(Art Studios)
Developing Art PracticeFocus on personal art projects you want to develop through supported portfolio discussions. Enhance your artistic practice and skills as you concentrate on your Creative Work Plan throughout the day. (Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced)
Painting in all Media
Tutor: Sadie Murdoch
10.30
13.00
(Art Studios)
Painting in all MediaDevelop your oil painting techniques in brushwork, colour mixing and composition design. Learn how to skillfully oil paint on canvas to create portraits, still life and how to interpret famous paintings into your own transcriptions. Journey through the History of Art in paintings as you learn about artists in our group discussions. (All abilities)
Ceramics (Hand Building)
Tutor: Rebecca Cresswell
10.00
13.30
(Art Studios)
Ceramics (Hand Building)Learn how to work with your hands to create sculptures, ornaments, plates and bowls through different forms of clay.
Textiles & Fashion Design
Tutor: Riccardo Guido / Sally Turner
10.00
13.00
(Core Arts Hall)
Textiles & Fashion DesignCreate a collection of textiles ranging from garments to soft furnishings. Learn the skills of appliqué, embroidery, crochet, knit and printmaking to create artwork you can wear, use or display. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Printmaking
Tutor: Helen Bridges
10.00
13.15
(Art Studios)
PrintmakingExperiment with a range of printmaking techniques such as collage, mono printing, linocut and woodcut. Develop new ideas or draw upon your existing artwork as a starting point for your prints. Learn about artists and designers and identify those that inspire your own work. (Skill Level: All abilities)
11.00
12.00
13.00
14.00
Painting in all Media
Tutor: Sadie Murdoch
14.00
16.30
(Art Studios)
Painting in all MediaDevelop your painting techniques in brushwork, colour mixing and composition design. Learn how to skillfully paint in all media on canvas to create portraits, still life and how to interpret famous paintings into your own transcriptions. Journey through the History of Art in paintings as you learn about artists in our group discussions. (All abilities)
Ceramics (Hand Building)
Tutor: Rebecca Cresswell
14.30
16.30
(Art Studios)
Ceramics (Hand Building)Learn how to work with your hands to create sculptures, ornaments, plates and bowls through different forms of clay.
Printmaking
Tutor: Helen Bridges
14.15
16.30
(Art Studios)
PrintmakingExperiment with a range of printmaking techniques such as collage, mono printing, linocut and woodcut. Develop new ideas or draw upon your existing artwork as a starting point for your prints. Learn about artists and designers and identify those that inspire your own work. (Skill Level: All abilities)
15.00
16.00

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
10.00
Community Volunteers Gardening
Skill Level: Intermediate / Advanced
10.00
12.00
(Core Arts Gardens)
Community Volunteers GardeningHelp look after the Core gardens in a team of volunteers and develop your gardening skills further once your membership has ended.
Progression Gardening
Skill Level: Intermediate / Advanced
10.30
12.30
(Core Arts Gardens)
Progression GardeningMoving on from the Beginner Gardening session or for members who already have some gardening experience. Help to nurture the Core gardens and develop your skills with others.
11.00
12.00
Community Volunteers Gardening
Skill Level: Intermediate / Advanced
12.30
14.30
(Core Arts Gardens)
Community Volunteers GardeningHelp look after the Core gardens in a team of volunteers and develop your gardening skills further once your membership has ended.
13.00
Beginner Gardeners
Skill Level: Beginners
13.30
15.30
(Core Arts Gardens)
Beginner GardenersGreat for people starting out in gardening covering different areas of gardening in bite size sessions. Good for window-sill, balcony and indoor gardening knowhow as well as general gardening.
14.00
15.00

Tuesday

Thursday

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
10.00
Creative Computing
Tutor: Vera Howard
10.30
13.30
(ICT Suite)
Creative ComputingDevelop your Creative Computing skills and become more proficient using a Mac. (Skill Level: Intermediate and advanced)

Creative Writing
Advanced Level Tutor: Sara Eliot
13.30
15.00
(Core Arts Hall)
Creative WritingExplore your imagination and bring your thoughts about the world around you to life, through creative writing and poetry performance. Develop your literary skills and improve your confidence to read your prose aloud in these group sessions. (Skill Level: All abilities)
Creative Computing
Tutor: Collin Chace / Vera Howard
10.00
13.00
(ICT Suite)
Creative ComputingDevelop your Creative Computing skills and become more proficient using a Mac. (Skill Level: Intermediate and advanced)
Creative Computing
Tutor: Kim Bennett
10.30
13.30
(ICT Suite)
Creative ComputingDevelop your Creative Computing skills and become more proficient using a Mac. (Skill Level: Intermediate and advanced)
11.00
12.00
13.00
14.00
Creative Computing
Tutor: Kim Bennett
14.00
17.00
(ICT Suite)
Creative ComputingDevelop your Creative Computing skills and become more proficient using a Mac. (Skill Level: Intermediate and advanced)
Digital Profile and Social Media
Tutor: Collin Chace
14.00
16.45
(ICT Suite)
Digital Profile and Social MediaEmpower yourself as an artist/ musician/ writer by creating a web presence that defines and promotes your individual voice. Release electronic books and music, and use internet-based services to manufacture hard copies. (Skill Level: All abilities)
15.00
Creative Writing
Beginners Level Tutor: Sara Eliot
15.15
16.45
(Core Arts Hall)
Creative WritingExplore your imagination and bring your thoughts about the world around you to life, through creative writing and poetry performance. Develop your literary skills and improve your confidence to read your prose aloud in these group sessions. (Skill Level: All abilities)
16.00

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
10.00
Introduction to Music Production
Tutor: Shek Kamari
10.30
12.30
(ICT Suite)
Introduction to Music ProductionThe aim of this course is to create and record music, using music technology (Apple/ Logic) assisted by the tutor.

Music Group Skills
Tutor: Samuel Wilkinson
11.00
13.00
(Studio 1)
Music Group SkillsIf you are new to music, this class is essential for your induction into Core music studios. (Skill Level: Basic and Intermediate)

Rhytm & Beats Jam
Tutor: Helen McDonald
11.30
13.00
(Green Room)
Rhytm & Beats JamHigh energy Rhythm session.Come and explore the world of rhythm, play any instrument of your choice. From African Djembe to Congas or tambourine....bass guitar, keys or drums.Let\'s improvise and write songs together
Live Studio: Experienced Musicians Jam
Tutor: Natalie Duncan
10.00
13.00
(Core Arts Hall)
Live Studio: Experienced Musicians JamWorking as a group over 10-12 weeks you will collaborate in the wring of a song which you will then develop and rehearse. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Live Studio: Musicians Jam
Tutors: AJ Holmes
10.00
13.30
(Studio 1)
Live Studio: Musicians JamFrom Roots to Blues and Rock to pop this session is all about the joys of playing.

Bass 1:1
Tutor: Duska Prostran (30 mins slots)
11.30
13.30
(Green Room)
Bass 1:1Bass players or learners, we have one to one tutorials you can book with our skilled volunteer. Learn the basics or develop your existing technique so you can join the Core Jam in the Music Studio. (Skill Level: All abilities)
Furthering Song Ideas
Tutor: Lorraine Haywood
10.30
13.00
(Studio 1)
Furthering Song IdeasDevelop your voice

R’n’B & Soul for Performance
Tutor: Natalie Duncan
11.00
13.30
(Core Arts Hall)
R’n’B & Soul for PerformanceFun, light-hearted, RnB, Soul, Gospel singing for performance sessions with guitar accompaniment

Kit Drumming 1:1
Tutor: Paul Brett (30 mins slots)
13.00
16.45
(Green Room)
Kit Drumming 1:1one to one kit drumming lessons that will help you develop your technique.

Live Studio: Performance and Vocal Skills
Tutor: Lorraine Haywood
14.00
16.30
(Core Arts Hall)

R’n’B Song Writing for Performance
Tutor: Natalie Duncan
14.30
16.30
(Studio 1)
R’n’B Song Writing for PerformanceFun, light-hearted, RnB, Soul  and jazz song-writing sessions with piano accompaniment
Song Writing Jam
Tutor: Sam Wilkinson
10.30
13.30
(Studio 1)
Song Writing JamTurn your words and poetry into lyrics and learn how to construct a song in this focused songwriting group. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Vocal Performance Skills 1:1
Tutor: Romain Malan (30 mins slots)
13.30
17.00
(Green Room)
Vocal Performance Skills 1:1One to one bookable tuition – develop your voice. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Easy Jam Sessions
Tutor: Jo Cribbin
14.00
16.45
(Studio 1)
Easy Jam SessionsWelcoming musicians of all abilities into the Music Studio, to participate in our relaxed and creative easy jam sessions. We insure the group is collaborative whether you are new to jamming, as well as a seasoned musician. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Music Technology: Logic
Tutor: Fernando Rosende
14.30
17.00
(ICT Suite)
Music Technology: LogicLearn how to use Logic Express music software to compose and produce your own music on the Mac. (Skill Level: all)
11.00
12.00
13.00
Keyboard
Tutor: Wes Percey / Lucy Edmonds
13.15
17.00
(Green Room)
KeyboardDevelop your keyboard skills and technique. (All abilities)

Music Performance Skills
Tutor: Michele Strocchi
14.15
17.00
(Studio 1)
Music Performance SkillsDiscover and maximise your potential as a performer on live stage and in the music studio (Skill Level: Intermediate and advanced)
14.00
Guitar (Improvers)
Tutor: Mickey Howard
14.00
15.15
(Green Room)
Guitar (Improvers)Develop your technique as a guitarist

Jam Sessions
Tutor: AJ Holmes
14.30
17.00
(Studio 1)
Jam SessionsJoin in and interact with your fellow musicians, contributing to the music being created through improvisation and expansion. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Music Technology: Logic
Tutor: Louise Beer
14.30
17.00
(ICT Suite)
Music Technology: Logic Learn how to use Logic Express music software to compose and produce your own music on the Mac. (Skill Level: all)

Guitar (Beginners)
Tutor: Mickey Howard
15.30
17.00
(Green Room)
Guitar (Beginners)Develop your technique as a guitarist
15.00
16.00
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
12.00
Dance
Tutor: Claudia Louis
12.00
13.00
(Core Arts Hall / Online)
DanceKeep fit the creative way by joining in with our dance courses in a variety of styles.
Social Tennis
Tutor: Peer Led
12.00
14.00
(Hackney Downs) * THESE SESSIONS ARE PAUSED DUE TO LOCKDOWN RESTRICTIONS
Social TennisA great way to improve fitness, hand-eye co-ordination and to help find future playing partners
Core Social
Tutors: Laura-Jane Connolly & Michael Brown
12.00
13.00
(Online only)
Core SocialPlay table tennis and board games and socialise with friends. (Skill Level: All abilities)
Outdoor Circuit
Tutor: Michael Brown
12.00
13.00
(Mabley Green)
Outdoor CircuitExercising outdoors lowers blood pressure, heart rate and it helps to alleviate insomnia. Regular exercise and fresh air will help you to fall asleep and improve the quality of your sleep!
Yoga
Tutor: Jane Egginton
12.00
13.00
(Online only)
YogaA gentle stretching class for all abilities. This class will also have a focus on relaxation and breathing techniques.
13.00
Core Health
Tutors: Claudia Louis
13.00
14.00
(Core Arts Hall / Online)
Core HealthA healthy lifestyle weight management programme. Learn more about nutrition and work towards creating a healthy lifestyle.
Chair Based Aerobics
Tutor: Michael Brown
13.00
14.00
(Online only)
Chair Based AerobicsChair aerobics, like any aerobic workout, is designed to elevate your heart rate and keep it elevated for a set period of time. It helps build endurance and strengthen the heart. Grab a chair, put on comfortable clothing and join us for this aerobic workout!

Cycling
Tutor: Patrick Field
13.30
15.30
(Local Area)
CyclingA scenic cycle session with different routes around the local area. Routes will be mainly off road, but will include some road cycling.
Walking Group
Tutor: Patrick Field
13.30
15.30
(Local Area)
Walking GroupA social walking group for the early risers with routes around the local area. You should be able to walk at lease 20 minutes without stopping.

Tennis
Booking Only
15.00
16.00
(Tennis & Hockey Centre, Olympic Park) * THESE SESSIONS ARE PAUSED DUE TO LOCKDOWN RESTRICTIONS
TennisA great way to improve fitness, hand-eye co-ordination and to help find future playing partners. 14:00 - 15:00 Beginners 15:00 - 16:00 Advanced
BoxFit
Tutor: Aine Clark
13.00
14.00
(Online only)
BoxFitA mixed session comprising elements from both disciplines that is guaranteed to get you into shape.
14.00
Circuit Training
Tutor: Claudia Louis
14.30
15.30
(Online only)
Circuit TrainingA fitness class that has a great mix of aerobic and strength training activity. All levels welcome.

Stretch & Relaxation
Tutor: Claudia Louis
15.45
16.45
(Core Arts Hall / Online)
Stretch & RelaxationA gentle stretching class for all abilities. This class will also have a focus on relaxation and breathing techniques.
Table Tennis
Tutors: Claudia Louis & Gary Woods
14.30
16.30
(Core Arts Hall)
Table TennisA great way to improve fitness, hand-eye co-ordination and to help find future playing partners (all abilities welcome.
15.00
16.00

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

No events available!

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
10.00
Community Volunteers Gardening
Skill Level: Intermediate / Advanced
10.00
12.00
(Core Arts Gardens)
Community Volunteers GardeningHelp look after the Core gardens in a team of volunteers and develop your gardening skills further once your membership has ended.

Art Techniques and Materials
Tutor: Noel Basualdo
10.00
12.30
(Core Arts Hall)
Art Techniques and MaterialsLearn how to make and grind coloured pigments to make your own oil paints and colours, how to make rabbit skin glues, glazes and make your own canvases. Learn about egg tempera and fresco and how to cut window mounts and frame your work ready for exhibitions and selling. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Introduction to Music Production
Tutor: Shek Kamari
10.30
12.30
(ICT Suite)
Introduction to Music ProductionThe aim of this course is to create and record music, using music technology (Apple/ Logic) assisted by the tutor.

Introduction to Art
Tutor: Helen Bridges
10.30
13.30
(Art Studios)
Introduction to ArtIf you’re new to Visual Arts, this essential class is where to develop your artistic skills. Create artwork in response to ideas and themes that inspire you, as you explore a wide range of art mediums including drawing, painting, printmaking, collage and sculpture. (Skill Level: Beginners)

Music Group Skills
Tutor: Samuel Wilkinson
11.00
13.00
(Studio 1)
Music Group SkillsIf you are new to music, this class is essential for your induction into Core music studios. (Skill Level: Basic and Intermediate)

Rhytm & Beats Jam
Tutor: Helen McDonald
11.30
13.00
(Green Room)
Rhytm & Beats JamHigh energy Rhythm session.Come and explore the world of rhythm, play any instrument of your choice. From African Djembe to Congas or tambourine....bass guitar, keys or drums.Let\'s improvise and write songs together

Social Tennis
Tutor: Peer Led
12.00
14.00
(Hackney Downs) * THESE SESSIONS ARE PAUSED DUE TO LOCKDOWN RESTRICTIONS
Social TennisA great way to improve fitness, hand-eye co-ordination and to help find future playing partners

Community Volunteers Gardening
Skill Level: Intermediate / Advanced
12.30
14.30
(Core Arts Gardens)
Community Volunteers GardeningHelp look after the Core gardens in a team of volunteers and develop your gardening skills further once your membership has ended.

Keyboard
Tutor: Wes Percey / Lucy Edmonds
13.15
17.00
(Green Room)
KeyboardDevelop your keyboard skills and technique. (All abilities)

Life Drawing
Tutor: Noel Basualdo
13.30
16.30
(Core Arts Hall)
Life DrawingDraw the human form through observing a life model. Create drawings in quick succession through short poses and more detailed drawings or paintings. Learn to use a range of art materials such as chalks, charcoal and inks, and develop your techniques as a figurative artist. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Creative Computing
Tutor: Kim Bennett
14.00
17.00
(ICT Suite)
Creative ComputingDevelop your Creative Computing skills and become more proficient using a Mac. (Skill Level: Intermediate and advanced)

Music Performance Skills
Tutor: Michele Strocchi
14.15
17.00
(Studio 1)
Music Performance SkillsDiscover and maximise your potential as a performer on live stage and in the music studio (Skill Level: Intermediate and advanced)

Developing Art Practice
Tutor: Helen Bridges
14.30
16.30
(Art Studios)
Developing Art PracticeFocus on personal art projects you want to develop through supported portfolio discussions. Enhance your artistic practice and skills as you concentrate on your Creative Work Plan throughout the day. (Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced)
Live Studio: Experienced Musicians Jam
Tutor: Natalie Duncan
10.00
13.00
(Core Arts Hall)
Live Studio: Experienced Musicians JamWorking as a group over 10-12 weeks you will collaborate in the wring of a song which you will then develop and rehearse. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Live Studio: Musicians Jam
Tutors: AJ Holmes
10.00
13.30
(Studio 1)
Live Studio: Musicians JamFrom Roots to Blues and Rock to pop this session is all about the joys of playing.

Painting in all Media
Tutor: Sadie Murdoch
10.30
13.00
(Art Studios)
Painting in all MediaDevelop your oil painting techniques in brushwork, colour mixing and composition design. Learn how to skillfully oil paint on canvas to create portraits, still life and how to interpret famous paintings into your own transcriptions. Journey through the History of Art in paintings as you learn about artists in our group discussions. (All abilities)

Creative Computing
Tutor: Vera Howard
10.30
13.30
(ICT Suite)
Creative ComputingDevelop your Creative Computing skills and become more proficient using a Mac. (Skill Level: Intermediate and advanced)

Bass 1:1
Tutor: Duska Prostran (30 mins slots)
11.30
13.30
(Green Room)
Bass 1:1Bass players or learners, we have one to one tutorials you can book with our skilled volunteer. Learn the basics or develop your existing technique so you can join the Core Jam in the Music Studio. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Core Social
Tutors: Laura-Jane Connolly & Michael Brown
12.00
13.00
(Online only)
Core SocialPlay table tennis and board games and socialise with friends. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Chair Based Aerobics
Tutor: Michael Brown
13.00
14.00
(Online only)
Chair Based AerobicsChair aerobics, like any aerobic workout, is designed to elevate your heart rate and keep it elevated for a set period of time. It helps build endurance and strengthen the heart. Grab a chair, put on comfortable clothing and join us for this aerobic workout!

Creative Writing
Advanced Level Tutor: Sara Eliot
13.30
15.00
(Core Arts Hall)
Creative WritingExplore your imagination and bring your thoughts about the world around you to life, through creative writing and poetry performance. Develop your literary skills and improve your confidence to read your prose aloud in these group sessions. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Cycling
Tutor: Patrick Field
13.30
15.30
(Local Area)
CyclingA scenic cycle session with different routes around the local area. Routes will be mainly off road, but will include some road cycling.

Guitar (Improvers)
Tutor: Mickey Howard
14.00
15.15
(Green Room)
Guitar (Improvers)Develop your technique as a guitarist

Painting in all Media
Tutor: Sadie Murdoch
14.00
16.30
(Art Studios)
Painting in all MediaDevelop your painting techniques in brushwork, colour mixing and composition design. Learn how to skillfully paint in all media on canvas to create portraits, still life and how to interpret famous paintings into your own transcriptions. Journey through the History of Art in paintings as you learn about artists in our group discussions. (All abilities)

Jam Sessions
Tutor: AJ Holmes
14.30
17.00
(Studio 1)
Jam SessionsJoin in and interact with your fellow musicians, contributing to the music being created through improvisation and expansion. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Music Technology: Logic
Tutor: Louise Beer
14.30
17.00
(ICT Suite)
Music Technology: Logic Learn how to use Logic Express music software to compose and produce your own music on the Mac. (Skill Level: all)

Creative Writing
Beginners Level Tutor: Sara Eliot
15.15
16.45
(Core Arts Hall)
Creative WritingExplore your imagination and bring your thoughts about the world around you to life, through creative writing and poetry performance. Develop your literary skills and improve your confidence to read your prose aloud in these group sessions. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Guitar (Beginners)
Tutor: Mickey Howard
15.30
17.00
(Green Room)
Guitar (Beginners)Develop your technique as a guitarist
Creative Computing
Tutor: Collin Chace / Vera Howard
10.00
13.00
(ICT Suite)
Creative ComputingDevelop your Creative Computing skills and become more proficient using a Mac. (Skill Level: Intermediate and advanced)

Ceramics (Hand Building)
Tutor: Rebecca Cresswell
10.00
13.30
(Art Studios)
Ceramics (Hand Building)Learn how to work with your hands to create sculptures, ornaments, plates and bowls through different forms of clay.

Progression Gardening
Skill Level: Intermediate / Advanced
10.30
12.30
(Core Arts Gardens)
Progression GardeningMoving on from the Beginner Gardening session or for members who already have some gardening experience. Help to nurture the Core gardens and develop your skills with others.

Furthering Song Ideas
Tutor: Lorraine Haywood
10.30
13.00
(Studio 1)
Furthering Song IdeasDevelop your voice

R’n’B & Soul for Performance
Tutor: Natalie Duncan
11.00
13.30
(Core Arts Hall)
R’n’B & Soul for PerformanceFun, light-hearted, RnB, Soul, Gospel singing for performance sessions with guitar accompaniment

Kit Drumming 1:1
Tutor: Paul Brett (30 mins slots)
13.00
16.45
(Green Room)
Kit Drumming 1:1one to one kit drumming lessons that will help you develop your technique.

Beginner Gardeners
Skill Level: Beginners
13.30
15.30
(Core Arts Gardens)
Beginner GardenersGreat for people starting out in gardening covering different areas of gardening in bite size sessions. Good for window-sill, balcony and indoor gardening knowhow as well as general gardening.

Walking Group
Tutor: Patrick Field
13.30
15.30
(Local Area)
Walking GroupA social walking group for the early risers with routes around the local area. You should be able to walk at lease 20 minutes without stopping.

Live Studio: Performance and Vocal Skills
Tutor: Lorraine Haywood
14.00
16.30
(Core Arts Hall)

Digital Profile and Social Media
Tutor: Collin Chace
14.00
16.45
(ICT Suite)
Digital Profile and Social MediaEmpower yourself as an artist/ musician/ writer by creating a web presence that defines and promotes your individual voice. Release electronic books and music, and use internet-based services to manufacture hard copies. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Ceramics (Hand Building)
Tutor: Rebecca Cresswell
14.30
16.30
(Art Studios)
Ceramics (Hand Building)Learn how to work with your hands to create sculptures, ornaments, plates and bowls through different forms of clay.

R’n’B Song Writing for Performance
Tutor: Natalie Duncan
14.30
16.30
(Studio 1)
R’n’B Song Writing for PerformanceFun, light-hearted, RnB, Soul  and jazz song-writing sessions with piano accompaniment

Tennis
Booking Only
15.00
16.00
(Tennis & Hockey Centre, Olympic Park) * THESE SESSIONS ARE PAUSED DUE TO LOCKDOWN RESTRICTIONS
TennisA great way to improve fitness, hand-eye co-ordination and to help find future playing partners. 14:00 - 15:00 Beginners 15:00 - 16:00 Advanced
Textiles & Fashion Design
Tutor: Riccardo Guido / Sally Turner
10.00
13.00
(Core Arts Hall)
Textiles & Fashion DesignCreate a collection of textiles ranging from garments to soft furnishings. Learn the skills of appliqué, embroidery, crochet, knit and printmaking to create artwork you can wear, use or display. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Printmaking
Tutor: Helen Bridges
10.00
13.15
(Art Studios)
PrintmakingExperiment with a range of printmaking techniques such as collage, mono printing, linocut and woodcut. Develop new ideas or draw upon your existing artwork as a starting point for your prints. Learn about artists and designers and identify those that inspire your own work. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Creative Computing
Tutor: Kim Bennett
10.30
13.30
(ICT Suite)
Creative ComputingDevelop your Creative Computing skills and become more proficient using a Mac. (Skill Level: Intermediate and advanced)

Song Writing Jam
Tutor: Sam Wilkinson
10.30
13.30
(Studio 1)
Song Writing JamTurn your words and poetry into lyrics and learn how to construct a song in this focused songwriting group. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Outdoor Circuit
Tutor: Michael Brown
12.00
13.00
(Mabley Green)
Outdoor CircuitExercising outdoors lowers blood pressure, heart rate and it helps to alleviate insomnia. Regular exercise and fresh air will help you to fall asleep and improve the quality of your sleep!

Vocal Performance Skills 1:1
Tutor: Romain Malan (30 mins slots)
13.30
17.00
(Green Room)
Vocal Performance Skills 1:1One to one bookable tuition – develop your voice. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Easy Jam Sessions
Tutor: Jo Cribbin
14.00
16.45
(Studio 1)
Easy Jam SessionsWelcoming musicians of all abilities into the Music Studio, to participate in our relaxed and creative easy jam sessions. We insure the group is collaborative whether you are new to jamming, as well as a seasoned musician. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Printmaking
Tutor: Helen Bridges
14.15
16.30
(Art Studios)
PrintmakingExperiment with a range of printmaking techniques such as collage, mono printing, linocut and woodcut. Develop new ideas or draw upon your existing artwork as a starting point for your prints. Learn about artists and designers and identify those that inspire your own work. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Music Technology: Logic
Tutor: Fernando Rosende
14.30
17.00
(ICT Suite)
Music Technology: LogicLearn how to use Logic Express music software to compose and produce your own music on the Mac. (Skill Level: all)
11.00
12.00
Dance
Tutor: Claudia Louis
12.00
13.00
(Core Arts Hall / Online)
DanceKeep fit the creative way by joining in with our dance courses in a variety of styles.
Yoga
Tutor: Jane Egginton
12.00
13.00
(Online only)
YogaA gentle stretching class for all abilities. This class will also have a focus on relaxation and breathing techniques.
13.00
Core Health
Tutors: Claudia Louis
13.00
14.00
(Core Arts Hall / Online)
Core HealthA healthy lifestyle weight management programme. Learn more about nutrition and work towards creating a healthy lifestyle.
BoxFit
Tutor: Aine Clark
13.00
14.00
(Online only)
BoxFitA mixed session comprising elements from both disciplines that is guaranteed to get you into shape.
14.00
Circuit Training
Tutor: Claudia Louis
14.30
15.30
(Online only)
Circuit TrainingA fitness class that has a great mix of aerobic and strength training activity. All levels welcome.

Stretch & Relaxation
Tutor: Claudia Louis
15.45
16.45
(Core Arts Hall / Online)
Stretch & RelaxationA gentle stretching class for all abilities. This class will also have a focus on relaxation and breathing techniques.
15.00
16.00

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
10.00
Art Techniques and Materials
Tutor: Noel Basualdo
10.00
12.30
(Core Arts Hall)
Art Techniques and MaterialsLearn how to make and grind coloured pigments to make your own oil paints and colours, how to make rabbit skin glues, glazes and make your own canvases. Learn about egg tempera and fresco and how to cut window mounts and frame your work ready for exhibitions and selling. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Introduction to Art
Tutor: Helen Bridges
10.30
13.30
(Art Studios)
Introduction to ArtIf you’re new to Visual Arts, this essential class is where to develop your artistic skills. Create artwork in response to ideas and themes that inspire you, as you explore a wide range of art mediums including drawing, painting, printmaking, collage and sculpture. (Skill Level: Beginners)

Life Drawing
Tutor: Noel Basualdo
13.30
16.30
(Core Arts Hall)
Life DrawingDraw the human form through observing a life model. Create drawings in quick succession through short poses and more detailed drawings or paintings. Learn to use a range of art materials such as chalks, charcoal and inks, and develop your techniques as a figurative artist. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Developing Art Practice
Tutor: Helen Bridges
14.30
16.30
(Art Studios)
Developing Art PracticeFocus on personal art projects you want to develop through supported portfolio discussions. Enhance your artistic practice and skills as you concentrate on your Creative Work Plan throughout the day. (Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced)
Painting in all Media
Tutor: Sadie Murdoch
10.30
13.00
(Art Studios)
Painting in all MediaDevelop your oil painting techniques in brushwork, colour mixing and composition design. Learn how to skillfully oil paint on canvas to create portraits, still life and how to interpret famous paintings into your own transcriptions. Journey through the History of Art in paintings as you learn about artists in our group discussions. (All abilities)
Ceramics (Hand Building)
Tutor: Rebecca Cresswell
10.00
13.30
(Art Studios)
Ceramics (Hand Building)Learn how to work with your hands to create sculptures, ornaments, plates and bowls through different forms of clay.
Textiles & Fashion Design
Tutor: Riccardo Guido / Sally Turner
10.00
13.00
(Core Arts Hall)
Textiles & Fashion DesignCreate a collection of textiles ranging from garments to soft furnishings. Learn the skills of appliqué, embroidery, crochet, knit and printmaking to create artwork you can wear, use or display. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Printmaking
Tutor: Helen Bridges
10.00
13.15
(Art Studios)
PrintmakingExperiment with a range of printmaking techniques such as collage, mono printing, linocut and woodcut. Develop new ideas or draw upon your existing artwork as a starting point for your prints. Learn about artists and designers and identify those that inspire your own work. (Skill Level: All abilities)
11.00
12.00
13.00
14.00
Painting in all Media
Tutor: Sadie Murdoch
14.00
16.30
(Art Studios)
Painting in all MediaDevelop your painting techniques in brushwork, colour mixing and composition design. Learn how to skillfully paint in all media on canvas to create portraits, still life and how to interpret famous paintings into your own transcriptions. Journey through the History of Art in paintings as you learn about artists in our group discussions. (All abilities)
Ceramics (Hand Building)
Tutor: Rebecca Cresswell
14.30
16.30
(Art Studios)
Ceramics (Hand Building)Learn how to work with your hands to create sculptures, ornaments, plates and bowls through different forms of clay.
Printmaking
Tutor: Helen Bridges
14.15
16.30
(Art Studios)
PrintmakingExperiment with a range of printmaking techniques such as collage, mono printing, linocut and woodcut. Develop new ideas or draw upon your existing artwork as a starting point for your prints. Learn about artists and designers and identify those that inspire your own work. (Skill Level: All abilities)
15.00
16.00

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
10.00
Community Volunteers Gardening
Skill Level: Intermediate / Advanced
10.00
12.00
(Core Arts Gardens)
Community Volunteers GardeningHelp look after the Core gardens in a team of volunteers and develop your gardening skills further once your membership has ended.
Progression Gardening
Skill Level: Intermediate / Advanced
10.30
12.30
(Core Arts Gardens)
Progression GardeningMoving on from the Beginner Gardening session or for members who already have some gardening experience. Help to nurture the Core gardens and develop your skills with others.
11.00
12.00
Community Volunteers Gardening
Skill Level: Intermediate / Advanced
12.30
14.30
(Core Arts Gardens)
Community Volunteers GardeningHelp look after the Core gardens in a team of volunteers and develop your gardening skills further once your membership has ended.
13.00
Beginner Gardeners
Skill Level: Beginners
13.30
15.30
(Core Arts Gardens)
Beginner GardenersGreat for people starting out in gardening covering different areas of gardening in bite size sessions. Good for window-sill, balcony and indoor gardening knowhow as well as general gardening.
14.00
15.00

Tuesday

Thursday

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
10.00
Creative Computing
Tutor: Vera Howard
10.30
13.30
(ICT Suite)
Creative ComputingDevelop your Creative Computing skills and become more proficient using a Mac. (Skill Level: Intermediate and advanced)

Creative Writing
Advanced Level Tutor: Sara Eliot
13.30
15.00
(Core Arts Hall)
Creative WritingExplore your imagination and bring your thoughts about the world around you to life, through creative writing and poetry performance. Develop your literary skills and improve your confidence to read your prose aloud in these group sessions. (Skill Level: All abilities)
Creative Computing
Tutor: Collin Chace / Vera Howard
10.00
13.00
(ICT Suite)
Creative ComputingDevelop your Creative Computing skills and become more proficient using a Mac. (Skill Level: Intermediate and advanced)
Creative Computing
Tutor: Kim Bennett
10.30
13.30
(ICT Suite)
Creative ComputingDevelop your Creative Computing skills and become more proficient using a Mac. (Skill Level: Intermediate and advanced)
11.00
12.00
13.00
14.00
Creative Computing
Tutor: Kim Bennett
14.00
17.00
(ICT Suite)
Creative ComputingDevelop your Creative Computing skills and become more proficient using a Mac. (Skill Level: Intermediate and advanced)
Digital Profile and Social Media
Tutor: Collin Chace
14.00
16.45
(ICT Suite)
Digital Profile and Social MediaEmpower yourself as an artist/ musician/ writer by creating a web presence that defines and promotes your individual voice. Release electronic books and music, and use internet-based services to manufacture hard copies. (Skill Level: All abilities)
15.00
Creative Writing
Beginners Level Tutor: Sara Eliot
15.15
16.45
(Core Arts Hall)
Creative WritingExplore your imagination and bring your thoughts about the world around you to life, through creative writing and poetry performance. Develop your literary skills and improve your confidence to read your prose aloud in these group sessions. (Skill Level: All abilities)
16.00

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
10.00
Introduction to Music Production
Tutor: Shek Kamari
10.30
12.30
(ICT Suite)
Introduction to Music ProductionThe aim of this course is to create and record music, using music technology (Apple/ Logic) assisted by the tutor.

Music Group Skills
Tutor: Samuel Wilkinson
11.00
13.00
(Studio 1)
Music Group SkillsIf you are new to music, this class is essential for your induction into Core music studios. (Skill Level: Basic and Intermediate)

Rhytm & Beats Jam
Tutor: Helen McDonald
11.30
13.00
(Green Room)
Rhytm & Beats JamHigh energy Rhythm session.Come and explore the world of rhythm, play any instrument of your choice. From African Djembe to Congas or tambourine....bass guitar, keys or drums.Let\'s improvise and write songs together
Live Studio: Experienced Musicians Jam
Tutor: Natalie Duncan
10.00
13.00
(Core Arts Hall)
Live Studio: Experienced Musicians JamWorking as a group over 10-12 weeks you will collaborate in the wring of a song which you will then develop and rehearse. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Live Studio: Musicians Jam
Tutors: AJ Holmes
10.00
13.30
(Studio 1)
Live Studio: Musicians JamFrom Roots to Blues and Rock to pop this session is all about the joys of playing.

Bass 1:1
Tutor: Duska Prostran (30 mins slots)
11.30
13.30
(Green Room)
Bass 1:1Bass players or learners, we have one to one tutorials you can book with our skilled volunteer. Learn the basics or develop your existing technique so you can join the Core Jam in the Music Studio. (Skill Level: All abilities)
Furthering Song Ideas
Tutor: Lorraine Haywood
10.30
13.00
(Studio 1)
Furthering Song IdeasDevelop your voice

R’n’B & Soul for Performance
Tutor: Natalie Duncan
11.00
13.30
(Core Arts Hall)
R’n’B & Soul for PerformanceFun, light-hearted, RnB, Soul, Gospel singing for performance sessions with guitar accompaniment

Kit Drumming 1:1
Tutor: Paul Brett (30 mins slots)
13.00
16.45
(Green Room)
Kit Drumming 1:1one to one kit drumming lessons that will help you develop your technique.

Live Studio: Performance and Vocal Skills
Tutor: Lorraine Haywood
14.00
16.30
(Core Arts Hall)

R’n’B Song Writing for Performance
Tutor: Natalie Duncan
14.30
16.30
(Studio 1)
R’n’B Song Writing for PerformanceFun, light-hearted, RnB, Soul  and jazz song-writing sessions with piano accompaniment
Song Writing Jam
Tutor: Sam Wilkinson
10.30
13.30
(Studio 1)
Song Writing JamTurn your words and poetry into lyrics and learn how to construct a song in this focused songwriting group. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Vocal Performance Skills 1:1
Tutor: Romain Malan (30 mins slots)
13.30
17.00
(Green Room)
Vocal Performance Skills 1:1One to one bookable tuition – develop your voice. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Easy Jam Sessions
Tutor: Jo Cribbin
14.00
16.45
(Studio 1)
Easy Jam SessionsWelcoming musicians of all abilities into the Music Studio, to participate in our relaxed and creative easy jam sessions. We insure the group is collaborative whether you are new to jamming, as well as a seasoned musician. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Music Technology: Logic
Tutor: Fernando Rosende
14.30
17.00
(ICT Suite)
Music Technology: LogicLearn how to use Logic Express music software to compose and produce your own music on the Mac. (Skill Level: all)
11.00
12.00
13.00
Keyboard
Tutor: Wes Percey / Lucy Edmonds
13.15
17.00
(Green Room)
KeyboardDevelop your keyboard skills and technique. (All abilities)

Music Performance Skills
Tutor: Michele Strocchi
14.15
17.00
(Studio 1)
Music Performance SkillsDiscover and maximise your potential as a performer on live stage and in the music studio (Skill Level: Intermediate and advanced)
14.00
Guitar (Improvers)
Tutor: Mickey Howard
14.00
15.15
(Green Room)
Guitar (Improvers)Develop your technique as a guitarist

Jam Sessions
Tutor: AJ Holmes
14.30
17.00
(Studio 1)
Jam SessionsJoin in and interact with your fellow musicians, contributing to the music being created through improvisation and expansion. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Music Technology: Logic
Tutor: Louise Beer
14.30
17.00
(ICT Suite)
Music Technology: Logic Learn how to use Logic Express music software to compose and produce your own music on the Mac. (Skill Level: all)

Guitar (Beginners)
Tutor: Mickey Howard
15.30
17.00
(Green Room)
Guitar (Beginners)Develop your technique as a guitarist
15.00
16.00
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
12.00
Dance
Tutor: Claudia Louis
12.00
13.00
(Core Arts Hall / Online)
DanceKeep fit the creative way by joining in with our dance courses in a variety of styles.
Social Tennis
Tutor: Peer Led
12.00
14.00
(Hackney Downs) * THESE SESSIONS ARE PAUSED DUE TO LOCKDOWN RESTRICTIONS
Social TennisA great way to improve fitness, hand-eye co-ordination and to help find future playing partners
Core Social
Tutors: Laura-Jane Connolly & Michael Brown
12.00
13.00
(Online only)
Core SocialPlay table tennis and board games and socialise with friends. (Skill Level: All abilities)
Outdoor Circuit
Tutor: Michael Brown
12.00
13.00
(Mabley Green)
Outdoor CircuitExercising outdoors lowers blood pressure, heart rate and it helps to alleviate insomnia. Regular exercise and fresh air will help you to fall asleep and improve the quality of your sleep!
Yoga
Tutor: Jane Egginton
12.00
13.00
(Online only)
YogaA gentle stretching class for all abilities. This class will also have a focus on relaxation and breathing techniques.
13.00
Core Health
Tutors: Claudia Louis
13.00
14.00
(Core Arts Hall / Online)
Core HealthA healthy lifestyle weight management programme. Learn more about nutrition and work towards creating a healthy lifestyle.
Chair Based Aerobics
Tutor: Michael Brown
13.00
14.00
(Online only)
Chair Based AerobicsChair aerobics, like any aerobic workout, is designed to elevate your heart rate and keep it elevated for a set period of time. It helps build endurance and strengthen the heart. Grab a chair, put on comfortable clothing and join us for this aerobic workout!

Cycling
Tutor: Patrick Field
13.30
15.30
(Local Area)
CyclingA scenic cycle session with different routes around the local area. Routes will be mainly off road, but will include some road cycling.
Walking Group
Tutor: Patrick Field
13.30
15.30
(Local Area)
Walking GroupA social walking group for the early risers with routes around the local area. You should be able to walk at lease 20 minutes without stopping.

Tennis
Booking Only
15.00
16.00
(Tennis & Hockey Centre, Olympic Park) * THESE SESSIONS ARE PAUSED DUE TO LOCKDOWN RESTRICTIONS
TennisA great way to improve fitness, hand-eye co-ordination and to help find future playing partners. 14:00 - 15:00 Beginners 15:00 - 16:00 Advanced
BoxFit
Tutor: Aine Clark
13.00
14.00
(Online only)
BoxFitA mixed session comprising elements from both disciplines that is guaranteed to get you into shape.
14.00
Circuit Training
Tutor: Claudia Louis
14.30
15.30
(Online only)
Circuit TrainingA fitness class that has a great mix of aerobic and strength training activity. All levels welcome.

Stretch & Relaxation
Tutor: Claudia Louis
15.45
16.45
(Core Arts Hall / Online)
Stretch & RelaxationA gentle stretching class for all abilities. This class will also have a focus on relaxation and breathing techniques.
15.00
16.00

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10.00
Art Techniques and Materials
Tutor: Noel Basualdo
10.00
12.30
(Core Arts Hall)
Art Techniques and MaterialsLearn how to make and grind coloured pigments to make your own oil paints and colours, how to make rabbit skin glues, glazes and make your own canvases. Learn about egg tempera and fresco and how to cut window mounts and frame your work ready for exhibitions and selling. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Introduction to Music Production
Tutor: Shek Kamari
10.30
12.30
(ICT Suite)
Introduction to Music ProductionThe aim of this course is to create and record music, using music technology (Apple/ Logic) assisted by the tutor.
Live Studio: Experienced Musicians Jam
Tutor: Natalie Duncan
10.00
13.00
(Core Arts Hall)
Live Studio: Experienced Musicians JamWorking as a group over 10-12 weeks you will collaborate in the wring of a song which you will then develop and rehearse. (Skill Level: All abilities)
Ceramics (Hand Building)
Tutor: Rebecca Cresswell
10.00
13.30
(Art Studios)
Ceramics (Hand Building)Learn how to work with your hands to create sculptures, ornaments, plates and bowls through different forms of clay.
Textiles & Fashion Design
Tutor: Riccardo Guido / Sally Turner
10.00
13.00
(Core Arts Hall)
Textiles & Fashion DesignCreate a collection of textiles ranging from garments to soft furnishings. Learn the skills of appliqué, embroidery, crochet, knit and printmaking to create artwork you can wear, use or display. (Skill Level: All abilities)
11.00
12.00
13.00
Creative Writing
Advanced Level Tutor: Sara Eliot
13.30
15.00
(Core Arts Hall)
Creative WritingExplore your imagination and bring your thoughts about the world around you to life, through creative writing and poetry performance. Develop your literary skills and improve your confidence to read your prose aloud in these group sessions. (Skill Level: All abilities)
14.00
Live Studio: Performance and Vocal Skills
Tutor: Lorraine Haywood
14.00
16.30
(Core Arts Hall)

Digital Profile and Social Media
Tutor: Collin Chace
14.00
16.45
(ICT Suite)
Digital Profile and Social MediaEmpower yourself as an artist/ musician/ writer by creating a web presence that defines and promotes your individual voice. Release electronic books and music, and use internet-based services to manufacture hard copies. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Ceramics (Hand Building)
Tutor: Rebecca Cresswell
14.30
16.30
(Art Studios)
Ceramics (Hand Building)Learn how to work with your hands to create sculptures, ornaments, plates and bowls through different forms of clay.

R’n’B Song Writing for Performance
Tutor: Natalie Duncan
14.30
16.30
(Studio 1)
R’n’B Song Writing for PerformanceFun, light-hearted, RnB, Soul  and jazz song-writing sessions with piano accompaniment
15.00
Creative Writing
Beginners Level Tutor: Sara Eliot
15.15
16.45
(Core Arts Hall)
Creative WritingExplore your imagination and bring your thoughts about the world around you to life, through creative writing and poetry performance. Develop your literary skills and improve your confidence to read your prose aloud in these group sessions. (Skill Level: All abilities)

Guitar (Beginners)
Tutor: Mickey Howard
15.30
17.00
(Green Room)
Guitar (Beginners)Develop your technique as a guitarist
16.00
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