Subject tag: Adult Education

31 August 2020

Enfield & Southgate WEA has a number of exciting courses running this autumn and all are available for booking now on the WEA website.

30 August 2020

Enrol on one of Collage Writing Room's online writing workshops this Autumn and join our supportive writing community: Poetry; Life Writing & Memoir; Prioritise Your Writing; Novella Fever; Explore Creative Writing. Courses are for six weeks starting in September and November via ZOOM and cost £125.

19 July 2020

Enfield & Southgate WEA's autumn courses will all be held online, using Zoom.

15 July 2020

If you're in need of writing inspiration this summer, choose from two 3-day Immersive Writing courses, an advanced Finding the Poem mini-course, an online talk with a literary agent or several drop-in groups including Read-in-Situ, Start Your Writing Week, and Feedback Friday - all via Zoom video link up - and all priced extremely competitively!

19 June 2020

WEA courses and activities have moved online and for the time being are free, so where you live becomes irrelevant. On the one hand, you now have the chance to enrol in courses run by WEA tutors throughout the country, but, on the other hand, people from other parts of the UK will now have a chance to grab places on your favourite Enfield & Southgate courses. So don't delay, enrol today!

11 May 2020

Collage Writing Room's friendly, supportive, and affordable writing courses for adults run throughout the year and cover poetry, novels, short fiction, and life writing among other disciplines. The Summer 2020 programme is set to run online during the lockdown s via Zoom video link up - if you're new to Zoom, they'll help you set it up. It is free for you to use. Your course is only a few clicks away!

01 April 2020

Self-isolating and running out of things to do? Why not have a go at learning a new language or completing one of the free online courses you can access with Enfield's Digital Library! Try out ALISON, Future Learn, Transparent Languages and much more

25 March 2020

Social distancing and self-isolation are not incompatible with writing. Shakespeare himself is rumoured to have written King Lear while quarantined. It can be helpful to write in challenging times and to be part of a friendly group, focusing on your writing..

25 June 2019

Palmers Green & Southgate U3A celebrated its fifth anniversary last Saturday at an open day, where the Mayor of Enfield was guest of honour.

03 June 2019

Artist Edward Wills returns to Tottenham Art Classes with a new Still Life Drawing Course in July.

30 April 2019

This course is for writers at any level who wish to generate lots of new ideas and material. This fun and playful course will use different creative writing exercises and prompts to get you working, in a friendly and supportive environment. We will set out from a new starting point each week, and experiment with different techniques and ways into prose writing.

28 January 2018

Winchmore Hill Speakers are inviting anyone who is interested in learning how to improve their communication and leadership skills to a special event to celebrate their first birthday.

06 May 2015

The free classes and lectures in the Enfield Thinks programme continue to deal with a very wide range of subject matter.  Among the subjects coming in the near future are: local history local railway history running a small business the housing crisis in Enfield and across London holiday destinations the politics of happiness first aid arboriculture human rights in Russia and Ukraine science and engineering.........

17 March 2015

Since both Southgate College and Enfield College stopped running language courses for adults there has been a gap in the market for language learners who don't want to travel too far. Since this January the gap has been plugged, as far as Italian is concerned, by a new language school based in Palmers Green.  During its first term Parla Italiano courses attracted much interest and a new class for beginners is due to start on 15th April at the United Reformed Church in Burford Gardens, on.......

27 July 2014

The Enfield & Southgate branch of the WEA runs adult education courses in Enfield, Southgate and Palmers Green

17 April 2014

U3A stands for University of the Third Age. It began in France in 1972 with U3As attached to existing universities. The core of the U3A in the UK, which started in 1982, is self directed learning. In the UK there are now over 900 U3As with nearly 320,000 members. Nobody has to stop learning just because they have stopped working. The University of the Third Age is for people who want to keep active in mind and body. There's first age learning at school or college, followed by second age.......

13 January 2014

A new U3A is being set up for the Palmers Green and Southgate area. An Open Meeting will be held on Wednesday 26th February at The Intimate Theatre, 521 Green Lanes, Palmers Green N13 4DH, starting at 2.30 pm. Doors will be open at 2.00 pm. This will be an opportunity to hear more about U3A and to find out about the interests of potential members. U3A stands for University of the Third Age. It began in France in 1972 with U3As attached to existing universities. The core of the U3A in the UK,.......