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The Fernhurst Centre: - it's about people not computers
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The Fernhurst Centre is both a Community Centre and Internet Cafe run and managed entirely by volunteers. It has lots to offer including:
A varied refreshment menu including Cappuccino - Latte - Cafetiere - Fruit Teas etc
Broadband internet, WI-Fi - no booking required
All computers have a wide range of software
A3 colour printer
A range of courses both IT and leisure
Help Point - free telephone direct to Council Offices to report problems or request assistance.
Don't forget - Broadband usage is Free after Three! Printing charges will still be made.
Have you recently bought an iPad and would like a little help - we have a new course 'An Introduction to using your iPad' setting up - connecting to WI Fi and much more besides. Two 2 hour sessions at £20. Thursday 23 and 30 January 2.30 - 4.30 pm. Book now to secure your place on this very popular course.
Introduced this autumn - Packs of six black and white and six colour notelets all from original drawings and paintings specially commissioned from local artists now on sale in the Centre at £3.00 per pack or two packs for £5.50.
Fernhurst Christmas Cards 2013 and Fernhurst Calendar 2014 now on Sale
If you haven’t got and iPad but have a Tablet using the Android system we have a course for you. 'An Introduction to using your Android Tablet'. Wednesday 22 and 29 January 9.30 - 1130 am. This is a new course and will be just as popular as our course for iPads so book now to avoid disappointment.
Click here for details of our 2013 Xmas Card Delivery and as last year run by The Fernhurst Centre and the Fernhurst Scouts,we have extended the delivery area for 2103. At 20p per stamp it's a bargain.
Join us for Free mince pies and mulled drinks: Please come along and join us for mince pies, mulled wine or mulled apple juice Saturday 21 December 10.00 am - 12 noon.
How far did your Fernhurst Calendar / Christmas card(s) go?: Tell us where your Fernhurst Calendars / Fernhurst Xmas Cards went by coming into the Centre and marking the location on our world map - a bit of fun and a bottle of Bubbly for the furthest exotic destination.
All things Christmas at the Fernhurst Centre
Courses Coming soon.................
New! Setting up your own Webpages using Word Press: Want your own website but have been put off by the difficulty and/or cost? This course is designed to introduce you to the steps necessary to design and upload your own website. We use Word Press who provide a fairly straightforward route to designing and hosting your own website free of charge - Three week course at £35 on Thursday 6 - 13 and 20 March from 7.30 - 9.30 pm
New! Painting with Wool: An Introduction to The Art of Woven Tapestry - Tapestry weaving can be used to produce beautiful wall hangings using a simple frame loom and a variety of yarns. Traditional and 3D techniques will be explored to produce a “woven notebook”. All equipment will be provided, including a simple frame loom which can be kept (£7.50 per frame). Students should bring a notebook and camera (if possible). This workshop will take place over five weeks ie - 5 x 2 hour sessions at a total cost of £50. Watch this space for dates.