Christmas Courses


Wreath Making

The ultimate festive floristry opportunity, make your own personalised Christmas wreath. An ideal gift or a perfect display for your home during the festive period.

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Family Learning at Christmas

Find a wide range of Family Learning Christmas courses, suitable for parents, grandparents and carers of children or young people living in Essex.

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Multiply – Maths at Christmas

Learn useful maths skills to help you through the christmas period, such as, making your money go further and Christmas on a budget.

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Christmas Signs

Learn some useful Makaton signs for the Christmas season.

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Music at Christmas

Get ready for the festive season by learning some simple Christmas songs.

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Floristry Arrangements

Get in the festive spirit with this fun, Christmas workshop. Create a unique floral arrangement for over the festive period.

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Christmas Crafts

Workshop to learn new and exciting crafting skills for Christmas.

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Creative & Cultural courses are not just for Christmas!

Be inspired, discover a hidden passion and keep learning with our exciting range of online courses which you can enjoy from the comfort of your home.
  • LIVE virtual classrooms where you can interact with other learners
  • Experienced tutor support
  • Financial support available
  • Courses available all year round

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Christmas Card Competition

It’s nearly that magical time of year again, and what better way to celebrate than sharing all your wonderful Winter & Christmas themed art, creations and photography.

Enter our Christmas Card Competition for a chance for your artwork or photography to be showcased on our website, included in our 2024 calendar, and printed to share with family and friends.

You will also win a creative & cultural course of you choice!

How to enter

Please submit your entries using the form. All entries need to be submitted by 1st December.

Competition details

  • Submissions will need to be Christmas or Winter themed to be considered
  • Submissions must be photographers/artists own work
  • If your submissions contain a person, the photographer must be in possession of a permissions form signed with all identifiable subjects and parties displayed in their photo
  • Creative & cultural course up to the value of £100
  • You must be 19 or older to enter
  • Max. file size: 100 MB.