Face to Face Discovery College Courses (for 16-25 year olds)

An introduction to personality disorder (16-25)|

This workshop is for people who are interested in learning about what personality disorder means and how it may affect them or somebody they care about. It will include:- An...

Date & times

Tuesday 7 March 2023 at 10am-12:30pm

Venues

St. Giles’ Centre, St. Giles' Church, Market Place, Pontefract, WF8 1AT

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Bookbinding (16-25)|

In this short workshop, hosted at the West Yorkshire History Centre, students will learn basic skills in non-adhesive bookbinding (learning how to sew a simple book structure) and gain an...

Date & times

Wednesday 23 November 2022 at 10:30am-12pm

Wednesday 29 March 2023 at 1.30pm-3pm

Venues

West Yorkshire History Centre, 127 Kirkgate, Wakefield, WF1 1JG

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Creative fitness – trying something new for a better physical & mental wellbeing (16-25)|Coming Soon

Have you always hated the gym? Perhaps you’ve never found a kind of exercise or activity to keep you fit and healthy that you’ve actually enjoyed? Maybe you, like many...

Date & times

Venues

Vibe Fitness, 26 Wakefield Road, Normanton, WF6 2BT

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Journaling for wellbeing (16-25)|

Journaling has been proven to have a positive effect on mental health. This course will provide an opportunity for you to learn how to start journaling as a means to...

Date & times

Monday 20 February 2023 at 1pm-3pm

Venues

Connections, 15a Westgate, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 1JZ

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Learning more about the West Riding Pauper Lunatic Asylum (16-25)|

In this short workshop, hosted at the West Yorkshire History Centre, we’ll take you on a patient’s journey from admission to discharge, looking through the exclusive archive collection at what...

Date & times

Wednesday 22 March 2023 at 1.30pm-3pm

Venues

West Yorkshire History Centre, 127 Kirkgate, Wakefield, WF1 1JG

View course Learning more about the West Riding Pauper Lunatic Asylum (16-25)
Pebble painting (16-25)|

This is a 2 hour workshop to introduce the creative art of painting pebbles or rocks! As the name suggests, pebble painting is simply painting on pebbles or rocks.  You...

Date & times

Monday 6 February 2023 at 10am-12:00pm

Venues

Connections, 15a Westgate, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 1JZ

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Quitting smoking (16-25)|Coming Soon

If you’re thinking about quitting smoking but just don’t know how, need a bit of support or want to find the best alternative for you, come along to our Quitting...

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Recipes across the years (16-25)|

In this short workshop, held at the West Yorkshire History Centre, students will have the opportunity to discover some of the weird and wonderful recipes hidden in archives, what ingredients were...

Date & times

Wednesday 15 March 2023 at 1.30pm-3pm

Venues

West Yorkshire History Centre, 127 Kirkgate, Wakefield, WF1 1JG

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Scrapbooking for wellness (16-25)|Coming Soon

This 4 week course will give you the chance to connect with your creative side. Scrapbooking is a pastime that has many benefits. It is fun to do and you...

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Self-advocacy & confidence building workshop for young people with learning disabilities (16-25)|

The purpose of the course is for young people with learning difficulties to find out about the Speak Out Go Out advocacy group in Wakefield, practice skills in speaking up...

Date & times

Friday 10 March 2023 at 10am-2pm

Venues

Connections, 15a Westgate, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 1JZ

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Wellbeing in the woods (18-25)|Coming Soon

Wellbeing in the woods is a therapeutic forest school in a woodland area at the rear of Fieldhead Hospital and will be run one day a week over a 6...

Date & times

Venues

Fieldhead Campus, Fieldhead Hospital, Ouchthorpe Lane, Wakefield, WF1 3SP

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What the heck are archives? (16-25)|

Have you ever wondered if you were descended from a knight? or if your family name bears a coat of arms? Archive research can help you find out more about...

Date & times

Wednesday 8 March 2023 at 1.30pm-3.00pm

Venues

West Yorkshire History Centre, 127 Kirkgate, Wakefield, WF1 1JG

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Youth first aid (16-19)|

This workshop is delivered by Red Cross and aims to build your confidence and willingness to help someone in an emergency by learning essential first aid skills, whilst using everyday...

Date & times

Monday 6 February 2023 at 1.30pm-2.30pm

Venues

Connections, 15a Westgate, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 1JZ

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