There are a wide variety of one day courses and evening talks throughout the year. One day courses are an excellent way to introduce yourself to the WEA and sample the quality and breadth of the learning options available.

These courses tend to be very popular: so please contact us on the telephone numbers shown if you are interested and we will endeavour to fit you in!

Tea and coffee are usually, but not always, included in the Fee. Lunch arrangements are indicated but the duration of the lunch break may vary - the branch will be able to supply further details. For details of the 2017 Essex Federation WEA Spring One Day School please see below.

For more information about the Federation One Day Schools  click here  

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One Day School -  Saturday 11th November 2017 Course Detail

One Day School Booking Form 

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The following is a list in date order of other Branch one-day courses in Essex held recently or soon to be held. To search by branch, please go to the Branches page.


Course Title: How to read a film
Course Description: During this Day School you will engage with a wide range of different kinds of films, developing skills of observation, critical analysis and personal reflection. You will have the opportunity to develop your creativity and practical skills through som
Tutor: Laurence Staig
Venue: Feering Community Centre, Coggeshall Rd, Feering, CO5 9QB
Course Length: One Day
Date: 11/11/17
Start Time: 11:00
End Time: 15:30
Fee: £12.0
Contact: Mrs Jane Dougan,
Telephone: 01245 354644
Email: n/a

Course Title: The Music Hall
Course Description: Florrie Forde, Marie Lloyd, Vesta Tilly, Harry Champion and Albert Chevalier were some of the ‘Stars’ of British Music Hall – entertainers who, in their day, were as well known and popular as The Beatles, The Rolling Stones or Queen. This Day School wi
Tutor: Steve Galler
Venue: Feering Community Centre, Coggeshall Rd, Feering, CO5 9QB
Course Length: One Day
Date: 11/11/17
Start Time: 11:00
End Time: 17:00
Fee: £12.0
Contact: Mrs Jane Dougan, Wi
Telephone: 01245 354644
Email: n/a

Course Title: The Medici
Course Description: Whether speaking about Lorenzo de Medici (Il Magnifico), Cosimo I de Medici, Giuliano de Medici (Pope Clement VII) or even Catherine de Medici (Queen of France and Mother of three kings of France), there is no shortage of key individuals throughout the
Tutor: Dr Jola Pellumbi
Venue: Feering Community Centre, Coggeshall Rd, Feering, CO5 9QB
Course Length: One Day
Date: 11/11/17
Start Time: 11:00
End Time: 17:00
Fee: £12.0
Contact: Mrs Jane Dougan
Telephone: 01245 354644
Email: n/a

Course Title: The Tower of London - A History of England
Course Description: The Tower of London has always been at the centre of England's historic and dramatic events. This course will review the impact of the Tower on English history. We shall look at the importance of The Tower of London to the development of London and Eng
Tutor: Roger Mannion
Venue: United Reformed Church, Kings Rd, Halstead, CO9 1HJ
Course Length: One Day
Date: 14/10/17
Start Time: 10:00
End Time: 16:30
Fee: £15.0
Contact: Mrs Viv Smith
Telephone: 01787476036
Email: halstedawea@adamrfthompson.com

Course Title: Half Day Craft Courses For Adults In Tollesbury
Course Description: Tutor: Rachel Richards. Rachel practices countrywide and has craft fairs throughout Essex including Beth Chatto’s. We will make snowflakes, trees and a large mat.
Tutor: Rachel Richards
Venue: Tollesbury Sailing Club, Woodrolfe Road, CM9 8SE
Course Length: One Day
Date: 18/11/17
Start Time: 13:00
End Time: 17:00
Fee: £25.0
Contact: Anne Mossman
Telephone: 07973479636
Email: annemossman@yahoo.co.uk

Course Title: Half Day Craft Courses For Adults In Tollesbury
Course Description: Tutor: Deb Hart. Deb regularly exhibits at Hyde Hall and Hampton Court. We will be making wreaths made from willow bases.
Tutor: Deb Hart
Venue: Tollesbury Sailing Club, Woodrolfe Road, CM9 8SE
Course Length: One Day
Date: 29/11/17
Start Time: 09:00
End Time: 13:00
Fee: £26.0
Contact: Anne Mossman
Telephone: 07973479636
Email: annemossman@yahll.co.uk

Course Title: Half Day Craft Courses For Adults In Tollesbury
Course Description: Tutor: Deb Hart. For Christmas Decorations we are introducing further willow techniques to make the ideal seasonal decorations.
Tutor: Deb Hart
Venue: Tollesbury Sailing Club, Woodrolfe Road, CM9 8SE
Course Length: One Day
Date: 29/11/17
Start Time: 13:30
End Time: 17:30
Fee: £20.0
Contact: Anne Mossman
Telephone: 07973479636
Email: annemossman@yahoo.co.uk