Embroidered collage workshop

Event Date: 
12/11/2014 - 10:00am
A La Ronde, Exmouth

A la Ronde is hosts an embroidered collage workshop led by Jenny Moon.

Create a picture using fine chiffon fabrics and simple embroidery for just £25 for the two days.

10am until 1pm

Booking is essential for both of these events on 01395 265514.

Strictly Ballroom Dance Workshop - Be the new ‘Stars of the Show’

Event Date: 
29/11/2014 - 11:00am
St Thomas Cricket & Sports Club, Exeter

If you’ve always wanted to learn all the fabulous dances seen on TV, but don’t have time to commit to a weekly dance class? Then Donahey’s Learn to Ballroom Dance in a Day workshop is for you!

Whether it’s just for fun, or you need to learn a routine for your first dance or holiday, Donaheys new Strictly classes are the perfect choice. You’ll be gliding round that dance floor imagining you’re in Anton Du Beke’s arms in no time!

You’ll learn a fabulous selection of the world’s most popular Ballroom & Latin dances; Waltz, Foxtrot, Cha Cha & Jive.

With 4 hours...

Otton's Haberdashery 1st Birthday!

Event Date: 
11/10/2014 - 10:00am to 5:30pm
Otton's Haberdashery, 111-113 Fore Street, Exeter, EX4 3JF

Can you believe it?! Otton's Haberdashery turns ONE on Saturday 11th October!

Pop in and see us in the shop for fun, have-a-go workshops running all day. Try your hand at scrappy fabric bunting, a washi tape flag garland, and button heart decorations! And of course, plenty of cake for all...

We're open 10am to 5.30pm as usual - see you there!

Rebellious Sounds: Exploring 100 Years of Women's Activism in the South West

Event Date: 
21/10/2014 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Exeter Central Library

Be part of an exciting research and development project with Dreadnought South West:

Dreadnought South West – the organisation that brought you 'Oxygen', a play in celebration of the great 1913 suffrage pilgrimage – is researching and developing material through a range of activities, asking – what is a rebellious sound?

Dreadnought will be hosting a free workshop at Exeter Central Library on Tuesday 21st October to talk about Rebellious Sounds and how you can get involved.

Is there a particular woman or event – a speech, a book, a photograph – that...

Family Creative Writing Workshop: Kaleider's Ancient Sunlight - Love

Event Date: 
25/10/2014 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Exeter Central Library, Meeting Room 4

Creative Workshop with Amy Shelton

Location: Meeting Room 4, Exeter Central Library, Castle Street, Exeter

For Extrememe Imagination we would like to invite you, your brothers and sisters and friends, your parents and carers, your grandparents, even your great grandparents, to come and create stories with us in Exeter Central Library.

In the workshops you will work with some brilliant writers, artists and scientists to create stories around the themes of Love, Leadership, Food, Technology and Justice. The workshops might involve creative writing, poetry, printmaking...

Social Media Surgery event back by popular demand

If your organisation is looking to take your social media activity to the next level or you’re ready to get things started then this could be the perfect event for you.

This FREE event being held for the second time by Doodlebug Marketing & Design is back by popular demand and will see business owners Zoe Keeping & Ben Hicks deliver four 45 minute sessions to local businesses to provide insight, advice and tips on the way forward.

It will be Taking place from 1pm on Thursday 23rd October at The Generator, Exeter.

Register your interest register today www....

Employment law update for Exeter businesses

Event Date: 
30/09/2014 - 7:45am
Stephens Scown, Curzon House, Southernhay West, Exeter

Employment law update for Exeter businesses

A breakfast seminar outlining the latest employment law updates is taking place in Exeter on 30 September, covering everything from zero hours contracts to calculating holiday pay.

Ideal for managers, HR advisors and business owners, the seminar, organised by leading legal firm Stephens Scown LLP will cover:

• Calculating holiday pay – should you include overtime and commission? • Zero hours contracts – what is allowed? • Can obesity be a disability? • What action can you take if an employee leaves without giving due...

Expert Business Planning

Event Date: 
10/09/2014 - 8:30am to 11/09/2014 - 5:00pm
The Innovation Centre, Exeter University, EX4 4RN

We are very pleased to be running again our highly successful Business Planning workshop on the 10th and 11th of September at Exeter University.

This workshop has given many South West business owners the knowledge, ability, confidence and inspiration to drive their business forward using their own bespoke business plan.

"I attended the Business strategy and planning workshop as a business owner constantly running out of time, spinning plates and with no real direction. I left as a business owner with a strategy on how to implement a properly defined path of direction, how...

Get Creative this Easter with Bodkin Workshops

Event Date: 
15/04/2014 - 11:00am to 16/04/2014 - 1:00pm
38 Mill Street, Sidmouth, EX10 8DF

On Tuesday 15 and Wednesday 16 April, talented local textile artist and owner of Bodkin, Hesta, will be running workshops on how to make beautiful Mosaic Angels.

Enjoy a two hour workshop at 38 Mill Street in Sidmouth - complete with home made baking and plenty of tea - before you stroll to the beach for to enjoy the afternoon sunshine.

For more information about the workshops and to register attendance, please visit Bodkin's Facebook page .

Garden Photography for Beginners

Event Date: 
12/04/2014 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Poltimore House and Grounds

Garden Photography for Beginners

Saturday12 April, 9am-noon, in the Studio and Grounds at Poltimore House.

An opportunity to spend a morning with Philip Smith, the renowned garden photographer behind the International Garden Photographer of the Year Competition. A one hour talk will be followed by a practical demonstration of photography in our gardens. The talk will take place in the Studio, followed by afternoon tea or coffee served with a choice of cake (included in the price) before venturing out into the garden for a demonstration. Bring your own camera, as you will...