Learn to Sew classes held locally for ages 8 to adult; After School Clubs, Holiday Clubs, Kids Parties, Teens and Adults. Kids learn the skills to make felt animal pincushions, felt cushions, cute key rings and pretty purses, sew straight stitch, applique, blanket stitch, sewing on a button and beads. Teens and adults can learn to use a sewing machine whilst making pretty items such as bags with bows, lounging trousers or a simple skirt. Lots of fun projects to make and everything is supplied.
Tel: 01454 411915 or 07793 373355
Kumon offer individualised after-school study programmes designed to help children of all ages and abilities to fulfil their potential in maths and English. Children work at their own pace, enabling them to develop self-confidence and learning skills that will give them the optimum chance of succeeding in life.
Tel: 01454 281037
We provide intensive revision days for specific exams. Revision days run from 9am-4pm, usually on a weekend or in school holidays. We focus on improving knowledge and exam technique.
Revision days are currently available for GCSE Science and A-Level Biology and cover all exam boards.
Tel: 01454 617196
Classes in Thornbury, Rudgeway and Tortworth
Classes at Old Down Manor
Tel: 07789 852729
Tel: 07590 844361
Tel: 01454 417364
Based in Thornbury
Tel: 0709 227 8272
Open to children in Thornbury and Yate, this is one of two development centres which meet on Saturday mornings and provide the ideal way to begin ensemble music making with other players of a similar age and standard. It is part of South Gloucestershire Music Hub.
Tel: 07964 702248
2 Canal Bank, Purton, Berkeley GL13 9HX
Tel: 01453 511614
Tel: 07961 570215
Tel: 01454 412929
Tel: 01454 414711
Tel: 07815 117832
The role of the senior centre is to take musicians from across South Gloucestershire to the next level with their music making. They will be rehearsing and performing at a high level and expanding their musical experiences with other dedicated performers and expert professional musicians. Wind, Jazz and Youth orchestras are the backbone of the senior centre with additional opportunities for chamber groups.
Covering Thornbury, Yate and Chipping Sodbury
Tel: 0844 854 9127
All children who play a string, brass, wind or percussion instrument are welcome at our friendly music centre. We meet on Saturday mornings at Marlwood School and offer orchestral provision, string and wind band ensembles, music theory, musicianship and singing, with an Advanced Music Programme led by visiting professional musicians, and regular concerts at local venues.
Children from Yate and the wider area welcome to join.
(Regret no guitars at this stage, but please e mail to register interest.)