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These courses start on Tuesday, 28 January 2014 and last for 10 weeks
Antique Furniture & Restoration
   
  Tackle that piece of old furniture and turn it into something beautiful and valuable. 7:30-9:30pm €125
Computer Skills     
  Discover ways to improve your computer skills in this class. Includes Mail merge, Power Point and Excel. 7:30-9:00pm €120
Drawing and Painting     
  This ten-week course will explore Drawing & Painting techniques in a practical and experimental way. 7:30-9:30pm €110
Easy Entertaining    
  Practical/Demo every 2nd week. Menus are based on quick to prepare, prepare in advance, serve hot or cold. Emphasis will be on food in season and economical buying. 7:30-9:30pm €120
Flower Arranging - Beginners    
  Learn the skills to create beautiful flower arrangements for your home or special occasions 7:30-9:30pm €120
Flower Arranging - Improvers    
  Design inspiring flower arrangements for your home or special occasions, using a variety of accessories. 7:30-9:30pm €120
Genealogy     
  Learn how to trace your Family tree and find out "who you think you are". You will be expertly guided through the finding out stage & then advised on how to set out an attractive family tree. 7:30-9:30pm €110
Motorcycle Maintenance - Beginners    
  Handy tips for maintaining your motor cycle and saving money.
7:30-9:30pm €110
Neuro-Linguistic Programming
  Often referred to as a 'user's manual for the brain'. An all purpose self improvement programme. 7:30-9:30pm €110
Pilates    
  A unique system of stretching and strengthening exercises which unites mind and body to make more use of energy. 7:30-8:30pm €80
Psychology     
  An introduction to the basic elements of psychology. 7:30-9:30pm €110
Sign Language    
  Learn the most popular method of communication among deaf people in Ireland. 7:30-9:30pm €110
Sugarcraft
   
  Master the basic skills required to decorate a celebration cake. 7:30-9:30pm €120
T'ai Chi
   
  An ancient Chinese art, T'ai Chi is a way of slowing down and exploring the connection between breathing, movement and energy flow. 7:00-8:30pm €80
Upholstery
   
  This class assumes no previous experience. You will learn the basics of upholstery using a loose seat from a chair or a stool. 7:30-9:30pm €125
Watercolour Painting
   
  Bring out the artist in you! Come and try it for yourself. Expert tuition and guidance for students of all abilities. 7:30-9:30pm €110
Woodwork
   
  Learn how to construct small pieces of furniture, erect shelves and carry out basic repairs. 7:30-9:30pm €120
Yoga - Iyengar    
  The Iyengar method uses simple props to help the student bring the body back to correct alignment, promoting better posture. 7:00 - 8:30pm €80