With the holidays on the way, get creative with Barnsley's Adult Skills and Community Learning team at their free, festive taster sessions.
Research shows that learning a new skill can improve mental wellbeing. So, if you're feeling in need of a boost, relax and de-stress with a selection of art and craft activities:
- Christmas Craft on Tuesday 30 November and Tuesday 7 December from 12.30pm at Wellington House
- Hand Painted Christmas Cards on Wednesday 1 December, and Wednesday 8 December from 10am at Wellington House
- Christmas Cupcakes on Friday 3 December and Friday 10 December from 1pm at Cudworth Centre of Excellence
- Seasonal Baking on Tuesday 30 November and Tuesday 7 December from 1pm at Cudworth Centre of Excellence
You can book your place by phone on 01226 775270 or by emailing AdultLearning@barnsley.gov.uk.
Cllr Tim Cheetham, Barnsley Council's Cabinet Spokesperson for Place (Regeneration and Culture), said: "We believe you should have the best possible chance of enjoying life in good physical and mental health. These creative sessions are a wonderful opportunity for our community to come together to get into the festive spirit.
"If you're feeling in need of a boost, explore the benefits that come with taking some time out and being artistic with our friendly Adult Skills and Community Learning team."