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Community Yoga Class – with a Guest Teacher

Airbrushing at the Red Studio

Aircraft Restoration

Attention Tutors: Room for Hire

English Evening Classes

Mindful Spanish Classes

Communication beyond language.

Free Computing Courses

Toi-Ohomai

Beginner & Intermediate Spanish

On Going Classes

Loneliness – the Hot Topic -and how we can help …..

Community Education – Is one of the benefits of ‘community education classes’ helping overcome loneliness and isolation?

One of the discussion points Let’s Learn’s Committee members had with MP Jan Tinetti recently, dwelt on the undervalued benefit of night classes and day courses in helping people meet others in their community, and overcoming loneliness and isolation. The courses aren’t just for you to learn a skill or hobby, but they meet a deep and meaningful need for social interaction and connection.

Loneliness appears to be a hot topic – and people getting involved in some form of Community Education could be one solution. While social media works for some, there are others who need real contact, verbal communication and interaction and to feel part of a group. Courses and classes give people the opportunity to gather with a common focus, and while undertaking that journey, they get their social needs met too.

While some people dismiss the idea and value of such courses, they are unknowingly disregarding the powerful side effects that social interaction in a safe and nurturing place can offer.

So next time you hear someone say they are lonely, or feel isolated, maybe you could suggest a local community education course, club or hobby group.. and emphasise the social interaction and contribution they could enjoy by attending.

Looking for something to be a part of? go to www.letslearn.co.nz

Mount Maunganui Bridge Club- Lessons for Beginners 2019

Come and learn the best card game in the World !

Senior Ballroom Dancing

Let’s learn – the vision

Arthritis Self-Management Workshop

Emotional Well-being, Communication & Goals

International Dance Day

Give Dance a Go !

Tauranga Bird Club

Challenge of Chess

… for the whole family …

Would you like to Dance ?

Ballroom & Latin American

Carolie’s Culinaire

Cheese Making and Cookery Classes

Mount Yoga Studio

Taoist Tai Chi Society – Bay of Plenty

We teach Taoist Tai Chi™ arts: a moving meditation – build your strength, flexibility and stillness.

Mindful Living

Mind body calm and clarity

Cards 500

At the Mount

LOL Laughter Wellness

Laughter is the best medicine for the soul !

Tauranga Indoor Radio Control Car Club

Meet the challenge of racing radio controlled cars

Friends of the Tauranga Libraries

Monthly meetings at the 4 libraries

Tauranga Model Railway Club

Tauranga Bridge Club

Lessons for Beginners

A Much Under-Rated Business Skill

Words of wisdom from Stan Gregec, CEO of the Tauranga Chamber of Commerce

DIY Workshops

Pacific Coast Technical Institute

Evening and Day courses available

Tennis Coaching with Rod

For complete beginners through to people who want to improve their skills…

Reformer & Mat Pilates

Pilates at Mount Maunganui

Samba Drumming

Brazilian style percussion group

Calligraphy

Discover the different scripts

French with Shelley – Intermediate

For those who enjoy speaking French, then this is the class for you

French with Shelley – Advanced

French with Shelley – Advanced

French With Shelley – Next Step after Beginners

Confidence Builder – Class for those who have completed the 10 week beginner course.

French with Shelley – Beginners

French Class for beginners

Events

Introduction to Calligraphy

Calligraphy is a timeless art.

Find out about scripts and styles and pens and nibs and  learn how to personalise your greeting cards and invitations. All materials provided.

Tutor: Ray Crafts
For equipment reasons, please register by
Phone: 575 9466
Email: inquiries@theredstudio.co.nz

Airbrushing Demonstartion

Airbrushing demonstrations so people can watch an artist at work, participate in question time and learn about this artistic technique.

Space is limited. People need to register by email to:- inquiries@theredstudio.co.nz

Coffee/Hospitality & Feuerstein Free Courses

Pacific Coast Technical Institute are showcasing their Free Community Education Courses with info sessions on 16th and on the 23rd September.

Feuerstein Method

Find out about the ‘Feuerstein Method’, the only educational method that teaches the process behind thinking and learning. The specialized 10-week free programme targets learners with learning disabilities such as Dyslexia, reading, writing and comprehension difficulties and mental health issues restricting learning ability.

Coffee/Hospitality

Whether you want to become a Barista or just a Connaisseur (Snob) come along and find out more about this FREE 2 day workshop on all things “coffee”.

 

Registrations are necessary.

Email  admin@pcti.co.nz to confirm you are coming.