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Daily Classes - Mon

Visible Drama

Visible Drama - Visible Arts Programme

FOR Adults - MONDAYS 10AM - 12.15PM

This class has been cancelled for the foreseeable future. Please do keep an eye out as we hope the class will re-start again soon. If you have any questions please don't hesitate to contact box office on 0161 912 5616. Visible drama workshops for adults with learning and physical disabilities. The workshop stimulates creativity and provides the participants with an opportunity to meet in a prestigious arts venue. Through drama, participants can gain independence and can explore issues via characters opposed to their real selves. Moreover drama offers an insight into the ways in which adults with learning and physical disabilities can adapt, how real alternatives and choices can be made available to improve quality of life if these issues are openly discussed. £3.50 per session for all attendees including support staff. Tea and coffee included.

Further info:
Waterside Arts Centre | 0161 912 5616

Wild Colours Art Group

Wild Colours Art Group - Visible Arts Programme

FOR Adults - MONDAYS 1PM - 3PM

Wild Colour's is friendly art group suitable for all abilities including adults with learning disabilities. An opportunity for you to try out different techniques and express your creativity. Art materials and tea and coffee included. Monday sessions are currently full. There are spaces in the Tuesday sessions. £3 & materials are provided.

Further info:
Thomas Shrubsole- wild.colours@yahoo.co.uk

Body Control Pilates

Body Control Pilates

FOR Adults - MONDAYS 6pm - 7pm & 7pm - 8pm & 8pm - 9pm

Pilates courses, suitable for beginners and improvers. For more information and to book a place please contact Laura on 07867 914 054 or 0161 973 7277. New session has been added from 6pm - 7pm, please contact Laura for information about how to join.

Further info:
Laura | 07867 914 054 | http://www.laurapettener.pilatesnearyou.co.uk/

Tae Kwon Do

Tae Kwon Do

FOR Children - 6 - 7pm

Children's Tae Kwon Do session.

Further info:
Vicky McGurrin | 07838 245083

Daily Classes - Tue

Harmonica Course for Beginners & Advanced

Harmonica Course for Beginners & Advanced

FOR Adults / young Adults - 6pm & 7pm

Tuesday evening harmonica course Ten sessions between 20th September & 6th December. Beginners 6 - 7 pm, Advanced 7 - 8 pm. £80 for the course If you would like to book, or have any questions, please contact Mat via Facebook https://www.facebook.com/mat.walklate or his website: www.matwalklate.co.uk or on 07725 479 148.

Further info:
Mat Walklate | 07725 479 148

Visible Dance (Mild and Moderate)

Visible Dance (Mild and Moderate) - Visible Arts Programme

FOR ADULTS - 10.30AM - 12PM

Visible Dance is weekly workshops for adults with mild to moderate disabilities. Visible uses music and creativity to choreograph dance that highlights the emergence of adults with disabilities to become visible in society. Using dance, the participants create pieces of dance that reflect the changes in attitudes of non-disabled people in accepting people with disabilities. There are ample opportunities to showcase dance in front of audiences by some of the participants. Entry is £3.50 for all attendees including support staff.

Further info:
Waterside Arts Centre | 0161 912 5616

Wild Colours Art Group

Wild Colours Art Group - Visible Arts Programme

FOR ADULTS - 10AM - 12PM & 1 - 3PM

Wild Colour's is friendly art group suitable for all abilities including adults with learning disabilities. An opportunity for you to try out different techniques and express your creativity. £3 Art materials and tea and coffee included.

Further info:
Thomas Shrubsole- wild.colours@yahoo.co.uk

STALDER ACADEMY OF DANCING

STALDER ACADEMY OF DANCING

FOR CHILDREN - TUESDAYS FROM 4PM ONWARDS

Please note Stalder will no longer be taking place at the Waterside Arts Centre. You can contact the company directly on 0161 291 9944 or through their website www.stalderacademy.com

Further info:
Marina Stalder | 0161 291 9944 | http://www.stalderacademy.com/

Sing & Sign

Sing & Sign

FOR Adults - 1.30PM - 3PM

A sign-along choir session for adults of mixed abilities.

Further info:
| 0161 912 5616

Daily Classes - Wed

Dance Discovery

Dance Discovery - Over 50's Creative Dance Class

FOR Adults (OVER 50s) - WEDS 10.30AM - 12.30PM

Imaginative, creative dance and movement for the over 50s that will stimulate the mind, body and soul. An opportunity to participate in creative movement and self expression led by professional dance artists. New members welcome, no dance experience neccesary. Dance Discovery also have social events and a montly raffle. £4 per session including tea and coffee. Groups need to book as places are limited.

Further info:
Waterside Arts Centre | 0161 912 5616

Artful Voices

Artful Voices - Adult Choir

FOR Adults 18+ - WEDNESDAYS 7:30pm - 9:15pm

Join Artful Voices and sing great songs arranged specifically for you! Learn music, make friends and have fun! No audition necessary. For more information contact us on: 0161 438 2012 info@artfulplayground.co.uk

Further info:
Artful Playground | 0161 438 2012

Artful Playground Musical Theatre Class

Artful Playground Musical Theatre Class

FOR Children Aged 7 - 16 Years - WEDS 4PM & 4.45PM

Musical Theatre Classes are for those who love musicals and would like to sing, act and have fun all at the same time whilst continuing to improve performance skills. Age 7 - 11 at 4pm - 4:45pm Age 12 - 16 at 4:45pm - 5.45pm Email: info@artfulplayground.co.uk for more information.

Further info:
Helena Lloyd | 07932 674 962 | http://www.artfulplayground.co.uk/index.php

Jittabugs Baby Move and Groove

Jittabugs Baby Move and Groove

FOR Toddlers AGED 1 1/2-3 years & Babies AGED 3mths-1 1/2 - 10:00-10:50 11:00-11:50

A music class with a difference! Jittabugs Baby Move & Groove uses a variety of activities and exercises to promote your child's movement, balance, and memory skills. Dancing with your baby is a fantastic way of spending time together, and different types of music each week, from jazz, rock n roll, classical, gospel, and pop, make it as much fun for you as it is for them! Our classes are specifically tailored for babies aged 3 months up to 3 year olds, and we run on a drop-in basis, so no need to sign up to expensive courses. Just come along, purchase a ticket from the box office, and have a fantastic time making new friends, and introducing your little one to the joy of sounds and movement. 10:00-10:50 (Toddler) 11:00-11:50 (Baby) Advanced booking is advised for this class. Please note: All classes are term time only.

Further info:
Angela | http://www.jittabugs.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=48&Itemid=55&limitstart=1

Tae Kwon Do

Tae Kwon Do

FOR Children - 6 - 7pm

Children's Tae Kwon Do session.

Further info:
Vicky McGurrin | 07838 245083

Daily Classes - Thu

Busy Bodies

Busy Bodies

FOR Children Aged 2 - 4 Years - THURSDAYS 10.15 - 11AM

Movement and music class led by professional dancer. Class encorporates singing, playing instruments and dancing. A fun and creative way to build confidence. £3 per child, adults free. Additional children £2. Adults free. Advanced booking is advised for this class. Please note: All classes are term time only.

Further info:
Box Office | 0161 912 5616

Baby Ballet

Baby Ballet

FOR CHILDREN AGED 2.5 TO 4 YEARS - THURSDAYS 11.15 AM - 12 NOON

A lovely and gentle introduction to ballet for toddlers with professional dancer Karolina. £3 per child, adults free. Additional children £2. Please note: All classes are term time only.

Further info:
Box Office | 0161 912 5616

Daily Classes - Fri

Jittabugs Baby Move and Groove

Jittabugs Baby Move and Groove

FOR Babies AGED 3 months to 2 years - FRI 10:00AM - 10:50AM

A music class with a difference! Jittabugs Baby Move & Groove uses a variety of activities and exercises to promote your child's movement, balance, and memory skills. Dancing with your baby is a fantastic way of spending time together, and different types of music each week, from jazz, rock n roll, classical, gospel, and pop, make it as much fun for you as it is for them! Our classes are specifically tailored for babies aged 3 months up to 2 year olds, and we run on a drop-in basis, so no need to sign up to expensive courses. Just come along, purchase a ticket from the box office, and have a fantastic time making new friends, and introducing your little one to the joy of sounds and movement. Advanced booking is advised for this class. Please note: All classes are term time only.

Further info:
Angela | http://www.jittabugs.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=48&Itemid=55&limitstart=1

Daily Classes - Sat

Dance Jam

Dance Jam

FOR CHILDREN AGED 4 TO 7 YEARS - SATURDAYS 10AM - 11AM

This class will encourage creativity and individual expression using dance games, fun themes and movement ideas created by participants. There will be a variety of dance activities that will help to help build confidence and the ability to mix and work together with other children. £3 per child. Adults free. £2 each additional child. Please note: All classes are term time only.

Further info:
Box Office | 0161 912 5616

FAMILY CLUB SATURDAY ACTIVITIES

FAMILY CLUB SATURDAY ACTIVITIES

FOR FAMILIES - SATURDAYS 10.00AM - 12.00PM

A mixed programme of creative activities especially designer for families to do together. Recommended age for most activities is 2 to 80 years! Come and have fun together on a Saturday morning. Sessions include arts and craft, singing, drumming, circus skills and much more.... Family club Membership costs £5.00. Sessions are 50p per child. Non Family Club members can attend activities for £2.00 per child. For more information details of how to join and a timetable of events see the Family Club page. Term time only.

Further info:
Box Office | 0161 912 5616