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Library open days this June - learn something new!

Join WAES and your local library this June with more than 10 short courses across 7 days. Master the latest iPad apps, learn Spanish or create a still-life painting.

There’s no need to book and courses are free – just come along to your local library and enjoy learning something new.



Westminster Festival of Learning - programme of activities

Church Street Library

How to use Social Media – Friday 20th June 2-4pm
Tips on how to use Social networking websites like Facebook and Twitter

Healthy Lunch Boxes – Monday 16th June 1-3pm
Beat the afternoon office slump and pack a lunch that is full of healthy snacks

Church Street Library map

Mayfair Library

20 Apps you cannot live without – Tuesday 17th June, 12-1pm & 1-2pm
Try out apps such as Flipboard, Citymapper, Pinterest, Yplan, Instagram and many more

Mayfair Library map

Marylebone Library

How to Draw or Paint - Thursday 19th June, 3-6pm
Anyone can learn how to draw and paint if they’re shown the basics and given encouragement!

Marylebone Library map

Charing Cross Library

Still Life Class - Monday 16th June 2-4pm
This taster session is jam packed with tips and exercises for all levels.

Charing Cross Library map

Learn to use computers Learning something new like accounting Master the art of still life drawing

Pimlico Library

Knit and Natter - Friday 20th June, 6-8pm
Knit and Natter is all about having fun, learning and developing new knitting skills.

Get creative with your iPad - Thursday 19th June 11:00-13:00
We guide you through a range of apps to bring out the artist in you.

Pimlico Library map

Victoria Library

Accountancy Taster Session - Thursday 19th June, 1-3pm
Come and learn about careers in accountancy and the benefits of studying accountancy.

Healthy Lunch Boxes - Friday 20th June, 10am – 12pm
Beat the afternoon office slump and pack a lunch that is full of healthy snacks

Victoria Library map

Paddington Library

Still Life Drawing - Wednesday 11th June, 10-12pm
This session introduces you to sketching using charcoal and pencil.

Paddington Library map

St John’s Wood Library

Chinese Brush Painting - Wednesday 18th June 10:00-13:00
Come and learn this beautiful ancient art form requies a fee if £4 to cover paper cost

St John’s Wood Library map


Plus, at the WAES Summer Open Day on Saturday 21st June at Lisson Grove there’s a lot more for you to discover, with more than 20 taster sessions for our exciting new 2014 courses. 



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