Upcoming Courses

  • August 2018

    • Start Date:

      Duration:

      6 weeks plus fieldtrip

      Description:

      6 weeks, Mon 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

      City:

      Invercargill

      Price:

      $90.00 (incl. GST)

      Summary:

      Sophie will encourage you to take your camera off auto setting and to take photos in different situations.
      You are required to have a DSLR camera or one that is capable of shooting in manual and in RAW format.
      Course Full
  • September 2018

    • Start Date:

      Duration:

      3 hours

      City:

      Paraparaumu

      Price:

      $30.00 (incl. GST)

      Summary:

      The last fifteen years has witnessed tumultuous change in the Middle East from the 2003 Iraq War through to the Arab Spring Movements and the endless war in Syria. The contemporary Middle east is also marked by strategic rivalry between the two regional powerhouses, Saudi Arabia and Iran which is fed by an emerging Sunni/Shia divide.
    • Start Date:

      Duration:

      3 hours

      City:

      Paraparaumu

      Price:

      $30.00 (incl. GST)

      Summary:

      Everybody knows his story, or do they?
      History and legend often diverge in the tale of the Sherwood Forest hero to the poor. Delve into both aspects of the story, meeting other characters along the way. Features slides, quotes from books, and clips from films.
    • Start Date:

      Duration:

      2 hours

      City:

      Waikanae (Waikanae)

      Price:

      $30.00 (incl. GST)

      Summary:

      La Boheme is an Italian opera with music written by Giacomo Puccini. The opera tells the story of a love affair between a poor poet and an equally poor seamstress in 19th century Paris. The course will cover the plot, music and special aspects of this opera which is to be performed in Wellington later in the year.
    • Start Date:

      Duration:

      12 hours

      Description:

      Sat, Sun 22, 23 Sept 2 days

      City:

      Invercargill

      Price:

      $100.00 (incl. GST)

      Summary:

      This course is for people who are new to Upholstery and want to work on a chair with no arms, kitchen chairs, squab or footstool. No other projects will be accepted in this class. The ability to sew and use a domestic sewing machine is required for those who wish to work on an armless chair or squabs. own machine required. Course limited to 8 students so enrol early!
      Course Full
    • Start Date:

      Duration:

      3 hours

      City:

      Paraparaumu

      Price:

      $40.00 (incl. GST)

      Summary:

      The Victoria University Coastal Ecology Laboratory (VUCEL) supports research programmes in coastal ecology conducted in the Wellington region, throughout New Zealand, and at research sites elsewhere in the Indo-Pacific and Southern Oceans. This course will highlight marine research that is currently being conducted at VUCEL on seagrass, fish, sponges, kina, and worms in temperate and tropical oceans.
  • October 2018

    • Start Date:

      Duration:

      3 hours

      City:

      Paraparaumu

      Price:

      $30.00 (incl. GST)

      Summary:

      Join us on a unique cultural journey into the heart and soul of Russian Art, past and present, from enigmatic to exuberantly expressive. Learn more about miracle-working Russian icons and the fascinations of traditional Russian architecture. Share a masterclass with one of Moscow's best-known contemporary women artists, Liudmila Varlamova, and colour your own Russian world.... by availing yourself of the potential for expression of your morning coffee!

    • Start Date:

      Duration:

      2 hours

      City:

      Paraparaumu

      Price:

      $30.00 (incl. GST)

      Summary:

      A variety of musical styles will be played, including NZ Klezmer groups and Itzhak Perlman. Also, from the Yiddish theatre, cultural traditions and Israeli folk music.

    • Start Date:

      Duration:

      12 hours

      Description:

      2 days

      City:

      Invercargill

      Price:

      $100.00 (incl. GST)

      Summary:

      This course is for people who are new to Upholstery and want to work on a chair with no arms, kitchen chairs, squab or footstool. No other projects will be accepted in this class. The ability to sew and use a domestic sewing machine is required for those who wish to work on an armless chair or squabs. own machine required. Course limited to 8 students so enrol early!