Workshops and Events
Knit & Natter
Every Tuesday, 9am to 11am
Free drop-in activity, the Kitchen
Bring your knitting along to this friendly, informal, self-led group, in the Beaney Kitchen every Tuesday. Everybody welcome, whether you’re a pro or just knitting your first rows.
Selected Tuesdays, 14th & 21st October, 11th & 25th November and 9th December, 2pm - 3.30pm
Free Admission, advance booking required, Learning Lab
A series of open access workshops with Grenville Hancox. Come and sing - no experience necessary! For more information and to book contact Grenville Hancox: 07723 767 624 or email Grenville Hancox
Scribble, Sketch learn to Draw - Introduction
Tuesdays, 30 September to 21 October, 4 sessions
£45 per person, advance booking required, Community Room.
Learn to draw more accurately from observation, explore different methods and media and extend your drawing skills with artist Judith Anketell.
Weds, 1 October to 26 November, 2pm to 3pm, 8 sessions (not 29 Oct)
£69 per person, advance booking required, Community Room
Ned West-Sherring bring pictures alive in this engaging series of lectures, looking at a variety of different artworks from galleries around the world and in the Beaney collection.
Saturday 4 October to Saturday 6th December, selected dates and times
Free admission, advance booking required, various galleries
A series of open access music workshops with Grenville Hancox. Come and sing - no experience necessary! For more information and to book contact Grenvill Hancox.
Creative Writing: Writing a Life
Thursday 16 October to 11 December (8 weeks), 13:30 - 15:30
£90 per person, advance booking required, The Beaney Library
www.kentadulteducation.co.uk (Course code : CAN/13931/C/LC)
Are you interested in writing about real life? Then this Creative Writing - Writing a life course is for you. It looks in depth at the different elements of getting started with life writing, including characterisation, narrative structure and editing and will enable you to learn how to write from your life experiences.
Local author book signing
Saturday 1 November, 10am to 12pm and 2pm to 4pm
Free admission, the Library
Your chance to meet and chat to author Kevin Marsh about his new book The Gordian Knot. Copies for signing and sale.
Portrait Drawing at the Beaney - Introduction
Tues, 4 November to 25 November, 2pm to 3.30pm, 4 sessions
£55 per person, advance booking required, Community Room
Learn, explore and extend your portrait drawing skills with artist Judith Anketell. You will take inspiration from some of the artists whose work is displayed in the Beaney collection.
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