Adult Learning Opportunities
Here is a list of adult learning opportunities available at the Pentland Community Centre.

For more info on any of these courses, or to book your place, please contact:

Morag or Sheryl at the Pentland Community Centre
Telephone 0131 445 2871
or email Morag.Grant@ea.edin.sch.uk

Adult Learning Courses

  • Day
  • Time
  • Description
  • Monday’s
  • 1pm – 3pm
  • Computing – Beginners
  • Monday’s
  • 3:15pm-5:15pm
  • Computing – Jobseekers
  • Thursday’s
  • 10am – 12 noon
  • Confident Communications
  • Thursday’s
  • 10am – 12 noon
  • Creative Writing
  • Thursday’s
  • 1:30pm – 3pm
  • Womens Health Group
  • Friday’s
  • 10am – 12 noon
  • All Talk at Pentland
    Adult Learning Courses


 

More Information




Computing – Beginners

Beginner Computing for Adults
9 week FREE course starts January 25th 2016
Monday’s 1pm3pm





Computing – Jobseekers

Internet and Computing Skills for Job Seekers
Looking for work online?
Doing online applications?
Want more confidence using email?
Want to improve your
Computing skills to do this ?
Give us a call! or just drop in.
Monday’s 3:15pm5:15pm





Confident Communications For Adults

A chance to brush up on your Reading and Writing for work or study, or for helping the children with homework.

An opportunity to gain national accredited qualifications.

Work in a small group at your own pace
Thursday’s 10am12 noon





Creative Writing

Writing Children’s and Teenage fiction
All levels (including beginners) welcome
Thursday’s 10am12 noon





Women’s Health Group

Health and Wellbeing Course for Women
Come along and join this FREE 6 week course. Practical and informative sessions including cooking, stress management, health checks, career advice.
Starts February 4th 2016
Thursday’s 1:30pm3pm





All Talk at Pentland

Is English your Second Language?

Come along and practise your speaking and listening skills in our conversational group Suitable for adults, elementary level and above
Friday’s 10am12 noon

Jack and the Beanstalk - 11th December 2015 - ALTERED

This years Jack and the Beanstalk pantomime will be held on Friday 11th December starting at 6pm.
Doors will be open at 5.45pm

The Panto is arranged each year by the management committee and is subsidised by the Community Centre funds for the benefit of all the local residents young or old.

  • Type
  • Price
  • Child
  • £3.50
  • Adult
  • £6.00
    Tickets on sale from Mon 2nd November



NOTE: Tickets will be on sale from reception from Monday 2nd November at 11am and not before.

This cost covers refreshments for all at the interval.

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Our Halloween Party and Disco is on Friday 30th October and runs from 6pm to 7:30pm

For children aged 5 to 11 (young children must be accompanied)

Tickets are £1.50 and available at the office from Monday and must be purchased in advance.

A four week cooking skills course for Adults.

Come along and join this FREE four week course and learn how to cook a simple family main course each week.
Limited creche places available (bookable in advance)

Course starts on Thursday 12th November.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Description
  • Thursday’s
  • 1:30pm – 3pm
  • Budget Family Cooking
    FREE 4 week course



For more information please contact Morag at Pentland Community Centre
on 0131 445 2871 or email morag.grant@ea.edin.sch.uk

Facilities - Main Hall - 1

Just a quick reminder that both the Main Hall and Annex are unavailable due to construction works for most of next week.

This will be from Monday 12th to Thursday 15th inclusive.

All groups that have been affected by this have either been cancelled or have been relocated.
If you are a member of a group that normally meats in the Main Hall or Annex on a Mon, Tue, Wed or Thu then please contact your group leader for information.

NOTE: All other groups that occur in other rooms and halls are unaffected.

UPDATE: The works will now also be taking place on Friday 16th – All affected groups have been contacted so please talk to your group leader for information.

We have the new Annual Report 2014-2015 available to download for your convenience.

Pentland Community Centre - 005 - 03 September 2013

All members are cordially invited to the Pentland Community Centre Annual General Meeting.

4pm on Thursday the 10th September 2015

Followed by light refreshments

Management Committee Nominations

Nominations for positions on the Management Committee are now being received by the Secretary. At the AGM meeting all existing Management Committee positions will be declared vacant and results of the nominations will be declared.

Nominations close at 5pm on Wednesday 9th September 2015


This nomination form is also available from reception or via email request to diane@pentlandcommunitycentre.com and completed forms can be emailed to the above email address or simply left at reception.

Positions of the Management Committee are:
Chairperson, Vice Chairperson, Treasurer, Secretary and Ordinary Member

Our downloadable centre programme for August to December 2015 has been uploaded and is now available:-

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Please remember that the most up to date centre programme is always available either by clicking the green cloud arrow icon at the top right of the website
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or by simply using the main menu downloads option.



 
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