Classes

Sewing machine classes

Sewing machine

 

Sewing machine classes starting Wednesday 8th February from 1.30-3pm at Friends.

Learn how to do alterations on your clothes and other items.

It’s a 4 week course, the cost is 30euro.

Bring your clothes! 🙂 They will be altered and you’ll be able to practise doing it yourself.

Payment at Friends charity shop secures a place.

 

 

 

Quilling Crafts

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Friends Ireland is organising
Quilling classes
to let your creativity loose 🙂

On Wednesdays 11.30-12.30
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Contact us through our website or Facebook for more information and pre-booking.

The cost is 15 Euros altogether.

Limited places available.

 

 

 

 

Crochet and Yoga!

Friends Ireland will soon be holding crochet and gentle yoga classes at the Friends Ireland centre, Tuam.

Start dates have yet to be confirmed. Keep an eye on our website or Facebook page for further details.

Numbers are limited so be sure to contact us soon to express interest and/or reserve a place.

 

 

 

English Classes (for foreigners)

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Learning a new language may sometimes be a struggle.
Friends Ireland is starting English-as-a-foreign-language classes every Monday from 12 to 2 pm.
The cost is: 10 euros for 6 weeks!
Please call into the shop with payment to secure your place 🙂

 

 

 

 

 

Sewing Classes

sewing-586206_960_720Sewing classes are soon getting under way at our center in Tuam.

Classes will focus on the use of sewing machines and hand stitching.

This a great opportunity to learn new skills whilst joining in this wonderful group.

The wonderful work produced will also feature at this year’s Christmas Craft Fair and help raise funds for the Friends Ireland Charity.

Please get in touch via our website or Facebook for more information or if you would like to put your name down.

 

 

 

 

Mindfulness Training

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Our very popular mindfulness course will be returning next Thursday the 28th of April at our centre in Tuam between 10.30am and 12pm.

Classes will run for four weeks and cost of the full course is €15.

Places are limited so pleases contact us via or website or Facebook page asap to put your name down or for further information

 

 

 

 

 

Introduction to Photography!

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We will be commencing an Introduction to Photography course in the month of May.

This is an exciting opportunity to share your passion in the company of others and to nourish your creative streak.

 

Places are limited so pleases contact us via or website or Facebook page asap to put your name down or for further information.

 

 

 

 

 

Storytelling and Creative Writing Classes!

Friends Ireland is delighted to be hosting storytelling and creative writing classes at their centre in Tuam.

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Classes will commence on Wednesday the 6th of April between 10am – 12pm and will run for 4 weeks. There is a small fee of €5 for the full course that will help towards supporting the Friends Ireland charity.

To book your place or for further information please contact us on 085-7043142, or you can contact us through our website and Facebook page.

 

 

 

Adult Colouring Classes!

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Adult Colouring classes will be starting at Friends Ireland’s centre in Tuam this Tuesday the 9th of February.

Classes are held between 2 – 3.30pm.

For further details or to put your name down you can contact us through our website, through our Facebook page, or you can always pop into our shop in Tuam.

 

 

 

 

Classes have resumed!

Friends Ireland are currently offering a variety of classes at its centre in Tuam and locations in both Galway and Co. Clare.

Classes currently underway at our Tuam centre include:

  • Basic IT every Monday from 10am – 12pm
  • English classes every Tuesday from 10am – 12pm
  • Photography classes every Tuesday from 2pm – 4pm
  • French classes  every Wednesday from 12.30pm – 2.30pm
  • Crotchet classes every Wednesday from 12.30pm – 2.30pm
  • Smartphone classes every Thursday from 2pm – 4pm.

Smartphone classes are also being held at Ballybane Library, Galway, every Friday between 2.15pm  and 4.15pm.

Basic IT classes are being held at libraries in both Shannon and Sixmilebridge. Please contact the respective libraries for further details.

For further details or to put your name down for a place on any of the above classes please contact us through our website or through our facebook page.

Classes are free but places are limited so be sure to get in contact as soon as possible!

More classes are also expected to start in the coming weeks at our centre in Tuam, including:

  • Art
  • Needle felting
  • Adult Colouring
  • Mindfulness
  • Self-hypnosis for relaxation
  • Typing classes

It is important to enlist for the above classes to be informed of their start dates.

 

 

Seasons Close!

Classes have now come to a finish but will be returning in the new year.

Keep and eye on our website and our Facebook page for further details.

 

 

 

Spanish and French Lessons

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Friends Ireland are running a FREE Conversation Spanish lessons 

at their Centre in Tuam, Co Galway, every Tuesday between 10am and 12pm.

Basic French lessons are being held every Friday between 10am and 12pm.

Please get in touch now if you are interested or require more details.

Places are FREE but limited.

 

 

 

FREE Knitting Classes

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Friends Ireland are running a FREE knitting classes

at their Centre in Tuam, Co Galway, every Wednesday between 1pm and 3pm.

 

Please get in touch now if you are interested or require more details.

Places are FREE but limited.

 

 

 

 

FREE Mindfulness CourseMindfulness Friends Ireland

Friends Ireland are running a FREE Mindfulness Course

in Tuam, Co Galway, beginning on Wednesday October 7th.

Please get in touch now if you are interested or require more details.

Places are FREE but limited.

 

 

 

 

 

FREE Creative Writing Course

Friends Ireland are excited to announce a FREE Creative WritingCreative Writing Friends Ireland

course beginning on Monday September 28th in Clarenbridge, Co Galway

Places are FREE but limited.

Get in touch now if you require more information.

 

 

 

 

 

FREE Classes with Friends Ireland

Free Classes Friends Ireland

Are you interested in getting out and about? Learning new skills, meeting new people, making friends and all for FREE?

From September 2015 Friends Ireland will be running some new classes, including

Then Friends Ireland’s classes are for you.

Currently Friends Ireland is running classes within Galway and Clare. To date, we have had many successful classes run by volunteers including

  • Acupuncture
  • Beaded Jewellery Making
  • Computer Skills
  • Crochet
  • Embroidery
  • Knitting
  • Self-Hypnosis and Relaxation Techniques
  • Sewing Machine Skills and Maintenance

Pop us a message, get in touch via our Facebook and Twitter profiles, or alternatively call Norah on 085-7043142 if you would like more information or to book your place.

Classes are FREE, get in touch now.

** Friends Ireland are constantly seeking volunteers to keep classes running in the Galway and Clare areas.

Please get in touch if you have a hobby you would like to share with your community

or are in a position to assist with basic computer classes **