Painting Workshop with Damien Kurth

Community Yoga Class – with a Guest Teacher

Aircraft Restoration

Attention Tutors: Room for Hire

English Evening Classes

Mindful Spanish Classes

Communication beyond language.

Free Computing Courses


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.

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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


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


Painting Workshop with Damien Kurth

Painting fundamentals for landscapes and portraits in oils and acrylic.
Painting and drawing techniques and ideas to help the beginner thought to the exhibiting artist.
Painting made fun and easy while still covering all the serious stuff

Absolute beginners through to working artists
This is a 3 hr workshop where participants will be introduced to painting techniques to help create a realistic representational painting, either a portrait or landscape, using traditional painting techniques.
During the workshop ways to problem solve tricky areas, brushwork/mark making, setting up a clear composition, creating illusionistic 3d space and practical use of tone and colour theory will be covered.

Andrea’s Kombucha Workshop

Have you got your summer brews ready?
If not no stress! Come along and learn how to spritz up your summer 2019/2020 with your own healthy gut friendly tonic!!
Your health will thank you and give you vitality in returnSpice up your life with the science of kombucha.

Learn how to utilise seasonal fruit and add them to your second fermentation,creating an additional twist using medicinal herbs.

In this 3 hour workshop you will learn how to confidently make kombucha step by step in a practical non rushed manner.

You will take home a scoby to get started right away and some tasty brewed kombucha to enjoy whilst your own one is brewing.

Please bring along an empty clean  bottle with a good sealing lid, thanks.

If you are familiar with the first fermentation and want to brush up or learn the second fermentation only, just mention this when you make contact 🙂 We will then adjust the costs for you.

Booking is essential! Make  contact and we’ll send you the payment details, thanks.