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Kilternan Adult Education Centre

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About the centre

Kilternan Adult Education is run by a  voluntary committee who work to provide lifelong learning opportunities in a welcoming friendly environment.

Course information

Over 30 courses are offered in Kilternan Adult Education Centre per term. The Centre offers a combination of Morning and Evening courses, covering a broad range of areas, including: Art, Book Club, Computers, Creative Writing, Crochet, Enjoying English, Fit & Healthy for Life, Gardening, Genealogy, Golf, Guitar, History of Art, Music Appreciation, Nordic Walking, Photography, Photography and Picasa, Sewing Machine Class, Social Media, Yoga.

ENROLMENT:
Saturday 20th – Wednesday 24th January 2018

SATURDAY:          11.00 a.m.  –  1.00 p.m.
MONDAY:              9.30 a.m.  – 11.30 a.m.
TUESDAY:             9.30 a.m.  – 11.30 a.m.
WEDNESDAY:      9.30 a.m.  –  11.30 a.m.

Classes Commence: Monday 29th January 2018

Art Exhibition 28th, 29th, 30th April 2018

Course Title Week Time Price Location

Photography 1 (101)

With Elma Murray. For those who want to build further on their knowledge of basic camera settings. Visit to Gallery of Photography and some specific field trips included.

10 9.30 - 11.30am €143 Kilternan

Photography 2 (102)

With Elma Murray. For those more familiar with camera settings who would like to develop further both technically and creatively. Specific areas of photography and related field trips included.

10 12 - 2pm €143 Kilternan

Art 1 – Oils/Acrylics (103)

Noel Long

10 9.30 - 11.30am €143 Kilternan

Art 2 – Watercolours (104)

Noel Long

10 12 - 2pm €143 Kilternan

Yoga 1 – Improvers/Mixed Ability (105)

Helen Morrow. Stress Management through yoga, stretching, breathing, relaxation and meditation techniques.

10 9.30 - 11.00am €105 Kilternan

Yoga 2 – Beginners/Improvers (106)

Helen Morrow. Stress Management through yoga, stretching, breathing, relaxation and meditation techniques.

10 11.15am - 12.45pm €105 Kilternan

Golf Tuition – Small Groups (107)

Individual attention- fun learning. NB All golf classes take place at the Stepaside Golf Centre.

6 10.30 - 11.30am €125 Kilternan
Course Title Week Time Price Location

Windows 10 [NEW] (201)

With Miriam McGuirk. Bring your own Laptop if you wish. Create documents, manage your files, internet safety tips, shop online, book flights, tickets etc. Explore some popular apps, upload photographs and send e mails.

10 9.30 - 11.30am €143 Kilternan

Yoga 3 – Experienced (202)

Helen Morrow. Stress Management through yoga, stretching, breathing, relaxation and meditation techniques.

10 9.30 - 11.00am €105 Kilternan

Yoga 4 – Beginners/Improvers (203)

Helen Morrow. Stress Management through yoga, stretching, breathing, relaxation and meditation techniques.

10 11.15am - 12.45pm €105 Kilternan

The Spring Garden (204)

With Noreen Curran. Advice on plants, shrubs, lawns and answers to your gardening queries. Includes two garden visits.

10 9.30 - 11.30am €143 Kilternan

Beginners Garden Course (205)

Noreen Curran. This course is aimed to give an understanding of creating and maintaining a healthy garden. Includes two garden visits.

10 11.45am - 1.45pm €143 Kilternan

History of Art (206)

With Tony Suttle. Enjoy a gentle introduction to the History of Art through Europe and Ireland. Follow the development of Painting, Sculpture & Architecture, from the Renaissance to Jack Yeats & Picasso. 10 classes will involve participative PowerPoint presentations of art images and a morning visit to the National Gallery.

10 11.45am - 1.45pm €143 Kilternan
Course Title Week Time Price Location

Word Processing, File Management, Excel (301)

With Miriam McGuirk. Create and edit detailed documents with Word. Create and edit spreadsheets using Excel. Create folders and organise your files, upload photos to email, copy to memory stick/CD. (Basic knowledge of computers desirable)

10 09.30 - 11.30 €143 Kilternan

Art 3 – Oils/Acrylics (302)

With Pat O’Breartúin.

10 9.30 - 11.30am €143 Kilternan

Creative Writing (303)

Áine Miller. Discover that book or poem you always wanted to write.

10 9.45 - 11.45am €143 Kilternan

Enjoying English (304)

Phil Dunne. In this course we will explore aspects of the novel, short story, drama, poetry and journalism. No prior knowledge of English Literature required

10 12 - 2pm €143 Kilternan

Genealogy 1 (305)

Máire MacConghail. Beginners class: enjoy learning how to research your family history - a practical hands-on course.

10 12 - 2pm €143 Kilternan

Introduction to Watercolours (306)

With Olivia Hayes. Suitable for beginners.

10 11.45 am – 1.45 pm €143 Kilternan
Course Title Week Time Price Location

Art 4 – All Mediums (402)

With Jimmy Burns

10 9.30 - 11.30am €143 Kilternan

Art 5 – Painting for Pleasure (403)

Jimmy Burns. Art for All. with a dollop of music and a splash of History

10 11.45am - 1.45pm €143 Kilternan

Crochet (404)

Audrey Cremin. Continue to build on existing skills and advanced techniques to make your own creations.

10 9.30 - 11.30am €143 Kilternan

Crochet – Beginners (405)

Audrey Cremin. Learn to follow a pattern and create many interesting small items.

10 12 - 2PM €143 Kilternan

Genealogy 2 (406)

Máire MacConghail. Continuation course : with a beginners course completed, this course brings you along the path to further explore family and local history.

10 12 - 2pm €143 Kilternan

Art 6 – Watercolours – Advanced (407)

Olivia Hayes – Advanced Only. This course is for artists with experience in a wide range of watercolour techniques.

10 2.10 - 4.10pm €143 Kilternan
Course Title Week Time Price Location

Art 7 – Watercolours (501)

Watercolours

10 9.30 - 11.30 am €143 Kilternan

Art 8 – Watercolours Advanced (502)

Olivia Hayes – Advanced Only. This course is for artists with experience in a wide range of watercolour techniques.

10 9.30 - 11.30am €143 Kilternan

Tablets, Computer and Smart Phone Basics with an Emphasis on Social Networking (503)

With Stephen Matthews. A light hearted class in which we will ‘network’ with each other before reaching out to the wider world!

10 9.30 - 11.30am €143 Kilternan

T’ai Chi [New] (504)

With Trish McNally. T’ai Chi is a graceful series of set movements, a discipline for mind and body which can help alleviate many ailments. An exercise for health and wellbeing. Great for balance and flexibility. Suitable for people of all ages.

10 12 - 1pm €85 Kilternan

Book Club Monthly (506)

2nd Friday

5 2 - 3.30pm €0 Kilternan

Basic Sewing Machine Class (505)

With Katie Holland. Learn to use a sewing machine, cut and sew fabric accurately. Complete a small project e.g. bag, blanket, cushions. Beginners Welcome.

10 12 - 2pm €143 Kilternan

Contact K.A.E

Phone:
01 295 2050
Email:
broe@ddletb.ie
Kilternan Adult Education Centre
Ballybetagh Road
Kilternan
Dublin 18

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