Learn to Sew classes held locally for ages 8 to adult; After School Clubs, Holiday Clubs, Teens and Adults.
Kids learn the skills to make felt animal pincushions, felt cushions, cute key rings and pretty purses, sew straight stitch, appliqué, 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. Classes include how to use a pattern, patchwork and quilting, making cushions, blinds and curtains, simple clothes alterations and dressmaking skills.
Lots of fun creations, and all the basics are supplied.
Tel: 01454 411915
Tel: 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.
Trina Taylor, Mallow House, The Close, Thornbury BS35 2AL
Tel: 01454 281037
Tel: 07888 836349
Razzamataz Bristol North uses theatre arts within small class sizes to nurture a child’s confidence and self-esteem, all while making sure they are having a lot of fun.
Aged 4-17? Come and join the Razzamataz family to experience a range of styles from classic West End musical theatre to street dance and pop singing. There are opportunities to perform for boys and girls, from local theatres and festivals to the glittering lights of London’s West End, and even Disney's Main Street Parade.
We are now a Registered Learning Destination for the Children's University, where you can win points for your portal.
Based at Yate Academy, Sundridge Park, Yate BS37 4DX
Tel: 07929 059279
Tel: 07809 709003
Classes in Thornbury, Rudgeway and Tortworth
Greek conversation and dancing classes
Tel: 01454 852331
Caedmon Complex, Bristol Road BS35 3JA
1 Paddock Road, Thornbury BS35 1AP
Tel: 07860 116294
Based in Thornbury BS35 2BB
Tel: 07775 514686
Mobile service in Yate, Sodbury and Thornbury
Tel: 07974 951250
Based in Thornbury
Tel: 07780 831996
Tel: 01454 417364
Classes held at The Chantry, Castle Street, Thornbury BS35 1HB
Tel: 07713 943666
Based in Thornbury
Tel: 01454 281520
Courses in Thornbury and Yate
Tel: 07934 038519
2 Canal Bank, Purton, Berkeley GL13 9HX
Tel: 01453 511614
Tel: 07849 106890
Tel: 01454 412929
Caedmon Complex, Bristol Road, Thornbury BS35 3JA
Tel: 01454 414880
Tel: 07954 226033
11 Cheviot Drive, Thornbury BS35 2YA
Tel: 01454 416503
Covering Thornbury, Yate and Chipping Sodbury
Tel: 0844 854 9127
NEW: TAJMC (Thornbury Area Junior Music Centre) Children age 4-7 from Thornbury and the wider area are encouraged to come along. Saturday mornings at Marlwood School. No musical experience necessary. These classes are an introduction to music through a variety of learning activities including singing, playing and exploring percussion instruments - an exciting, all-round musical experience.
TAMC (Thornbury Area Music Centre) Children aged 8-18 from Thornbury and the wider area 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.
SCYO (South Cotswold Youth Orchestra) This Orchestra is of interest to more advanced young musicians who have reached a minimum of Grade 5 standard on an orchestral instrument.
Tel: 01454 299932
Limited funds are available from the Thornbury Grammar School Foundation, at the discretion of the Trustees, for Educational Grants as follows:-
To promote the education (including social and physical training) of persons who are
(a)under the age of 25 years who are resident in the Parish of Thornbury,
(b)who are attending, or have attended Marlwood School, Alveston.
If you feel you qualify under these categories and are in need of financial assistance, further information and application forms may be obtained by phone or email from Peggy Belbin.
Tel: 01454 414203