Tuesday

Tuesday Programme
English as a Second Language 9.30 – 12.00pm
Within school terms
SHORE ROOM
English language provision for speakers of other languages who are permanent residents of Edinburgh or refugees, provided by Community-based ESOL, Stevenson College.
Contact Edinburgh College on 0131 535 4630 to book an interview and language test or for more information, check out - www.edinburghcollege.ac.uk/courses/courses_in_the_community/
C – Card Direct (16+)10.00 – 4.00pmOFFICE
C – Card Direct is for people aged 16 and over who want free condoms.
No names, no judgements, no problems. Just drop in.
For more information about c-card, check out www.ccard.org.uk
Football Works – Street Soccer9.30 – 4.30pm
(Tuesdays and Thursdays)
SPORTS HALL and LINKS ROOM
Want to get fit, meet new people, gain SQA qualifications and learn a wide variety of coaching skills? Street Soccer run 8 week courses throughout the year available to anyone who is 16 years and over who is unemployed and living in Edinburgh. It's free and won't affect your benefits and will help you gain the skills you need to get back into work.
To book your place, contact Kirsten on kirsten@streetsoccerscotland.org or 07931 725 886
Reading and Writing for Adults1.00 – 3.00pmPERSEVERE ROOM
A small friendly group for adults who want to improve their reading and writing skills.  Tell us what you want to learn and work at your own pace. If you like, you can work towards a Communications qualification. Topics include:

  • Getting ideas down on paper

  • Spelling

  • Punctuation and grammar

  • Reading and understanding information

  • Study skills

  • IT skills

  • For more information call Lorrane on 554 9951 or email lorrane.borwick@ea.edin.sch.uk
Vintage Follies (Drama)1.00 – 3.30pmTRINITY ROOM
A theatre group which performs hour long variety shows for residents in sheltered housing and care homes in Edinburgh. This is a small, dedicated group with a great sense of humour. Meets every week to rehearse sketches, songs, dance and discuss costumes, props etc. No experience is necessary and there are no auditions.
For further information, please contact the Centre on 0131 554 4750.
English as a Second Language1.00 – 4.00pmSHORE ROOM
English language provision for speakers of other languages who are permanent residents of Edinburgh or refugees, provided by Community-based ESOL, Stevenson College.
Contact Edinburgh College on 0131 535 4630 to book an interview and language test or for more information, check out - www.edinburghcollege.ac.uk/courses/courses_in_the_community
Tae Kwon Do (UKTC)6.00 – 7.00pm (Kids)
7.00 – 8.00pm (Adult – beginner and Youth – Advanced)
KINNARD HALL
Korean art of self defence. Taught by Mr Gerry Woods (5th Dan).
For more information, please contact Gerry Woods on 01383 432632
Adult Education - Iyengar Yoga - Beginners5.45 – 7.15pmTRINITY ROOM
10 week course, part of the City of Edinburgh Council’s Adult Education programme. The general aim of the course is to learn exercises to improve flexibility and stamina, increase body awareness and reduce stress by rectifying incorrect posture. To book a place, check out www.ces.egfl.net/programme
Hatha Yoga with Aisling7.30 – 8.30pmTRINITY ROOM
Hatha Yoga class for staff of the Royal Hospital for Sick Children, funded by the Health Promotion Department.
ESOL Language Class (Pre – Intermediate)6.30 – 8.30pmPERSEVERE ROOM
English as a Second or Other Language Class for Pre – Intermediate level. To book a place please contact Anne Brown at 0131 332 6316.
Leith Local History Society7.00 – 9.30pm
3rd Tuesday of the month between September and May
SHORE ROOM
Meet once a month for research and talks about the local area.
For more information, check out – www.leithlocalhistorysociety.org.uk
‘Gleeith’ Community Singing Group7.30 – 8.30pmCAFÉ
Every Tuesday we hold a singing group at Leith Community Centre. This group is for anyone with additional support needs and you can come along by yourself or with your support worker and join in the singing! We learn about breathing correctly and how to warm up our voices as well as sing lots of songs of your choice. A fun way to spend your time! £1 a session.
Check out - www.singforsmiles.co.uk/#!community-projects