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Belconnen Arts Centre

Classes & Workshops

July-December 2014 program

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ViSual Music Dance and yoga

  

Creative Arts Workshops

Third Tuesday Textiles with Ann McMahon

Third Tuesday of the month> 15 July–18 November

A special interest and social group that welcomes people living with disadvantage and disability.

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Cartooning, Caricaturing and Creating
with Andrew Hore

Thursdays >
31 July–
18 September &
23 October–
11 December

Create your own cartoon characters and comic strips...learn how to draw caricatures!

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Artspace with Nicola Lambert

Wednesdays>

27 August 
3 September 
10 September and
29 October–
3 December

Artspace will be a program of 2 hour workshops held over four, 6-week terms during 2014, led by local professional artist/tutor Nicola Lambert, who will guide participants in exploring and developing their creativity.

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Art Soiree

Thursdays >
7 August–11 September &
6 November–10 December

Join art tutor and Julie Bradley for 6 evenings each of creative enjoyment developing and strengthening your artistic skills.

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Yarn Bombing – Wonderful World of Wool

Saturday Sunday 14 September, Saturday 27 September & Sunday 12 October > 1:00–4:00pm

Contribute to a community yarn bombing project to produce creative and original decorations for the forthcoming Spring Winds Festival.

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Basketmaking: Hexagonal Weave using Split Cane
with Maria Kunz

Saturday 25 October > 10:00am–2:00pm

An exciting beginner’s class in basketry using split cane. You'll learn how to create a hexagonal patterned weave structure.

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Music Classes

Hour Song — Singing for Seniors with Lindsay Nesci

Fridays > 1:00–3:00pm

You're invited! Join our informal group sing-along with versatile pianist, easy-to-see lyrics booklets and hundreds of songs of variety and taste from around the world. Share fond memories and great melodies from the 1920s to the 1960s. Requests welcome!

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Shades of Monday

Tuesdays >
22 July–
23 September &
13 October–
15 December

Shades of Monday is an acapella group relatively new to the Canberra music scene. Come along and join this wonderful choir!

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Dance and Movement Classes

Room to Move: Inclusive Community Dance

Monthly inclusive (open to people living with and without disability) community dance and movement sessions with a focus on improvisation led by a variety of skilled and experienced facilitators.

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Move - Speak - Act - A Mindscapes Festival Performance

An acting course for people who have experienced or care for someone who experiences mental illness.

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West Coast Swing with Audacity Dance

Belconnen Arts Centre is home to Canberra’s award winning West Coast Swing dance studio, Audacity Dance. They have a reputation as one of Canberra’s top dance studio providing quality, fun dance tuition. 

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Dance for Life with tutors from Mirramu Creative Arts Centre

Stretch and tone your muscles, move the body from the inside out and feel your energy flowing.

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Lunchtime Dru Yoga Classes with Kylie Blacksell

Pop in for a 45 minute Lunchtime Dru yoga Session with Kylie to feel completely rejuvenated, re-energized, refreshed and relaxed.

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Curvy Yoga with Donna Penny

An accessible class for curvy students and those with physical limitations.

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Get Yoga Fit with Yogasana Fitness

Improve your mental, emotional and physical fitness with this multi–level yoga class.

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Yoga Trinity with Heather Agnew

Join this Yoga Instructor Training, Thai Yoga Massage Specialty Training and much more.

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Dance for People with Parkinsons

Enjoy the fun and challenge of working your brain, your body, your memory and your imagination in this fun filled hour.

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Dance Bootcamp with Canberra Dance Company

Dance Bootcamp is designed to take you from a novice with two left feet to a confident dancer in six weeks while also boosting your fitness.

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Ladies Dance Bootcamp with Canberra Dance Company

Have fun, keep fit, flexible and fabulous this Winter with Ladies Dance Bootcamp.

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Hip Hop, Samba and Dancehall Classes with Subsdance

Subsdance is proud to present a new set of dance classes. You do not want to miss out on these fantastic classes.

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Flamenco Dance by The Flamenco Centre

Arrestingly beautiful, the bitter sweet passion and complexity of Flamenco dance provides enormous scope for channelling your deepest emotions, be they joy or suffering.

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Salsabor presents Zumba Classes

Zumba Latin Fitness classes for all ages.

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Zumba & Bollywood with Canberra School of Bollywood Dancing

It is fun, silly, sexy and totally engrossing - you won’t even know it’s doing you good!

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Events

There's a great range of upcoming events in Belconnen Arts Centre's 2014 special events program!

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How to get to Belconnen Arts Centre:

  • WHERE ARE WE?
    118 Emu Bank, Belconnen, ACT [Google Maps]
  • OPENING HOURS:
    Tuesday – Sunday 10:00am – 4:00pm
    Except for regular classes and special events
  • BUS:
    ACTION [Timetable Information] - 300 series buses to Belconnen, get off at Belconnen Community Bus Station and walk down to the Centre, or Route 45 directly to the Centre.
  • CAR:
    Enter eastern end Emu Bank from either Aikman Drive or Eastern Valley Way, from the western end off Joynton Smith Drive or directly opposite the end of Benjamin Way
  • PARKING:
    See Maps. Parking is available on Emu Bank, Westfield Belconnen and behind Nature Conservation House, or at the Centre (2 hours only)
    Parking