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Workshops for Over 50's

Browse our creative workshops for schools and other youth groups (more are uploaded weekly) If you can't find what you want please send us an enquiry and we will do our best to fulfil your request

The creative workshops below are all super fun and highly educational… and they're run by workshop leaders who are:

  • CRB checked and have public liability insurance
  • personally vetted by our founder Sissy Rooney
  • highly talented and respected in their field
  • experienced at working with young people from a range of backgrounds

 

Learning is not only for school children and young folks. Street Style Surgery believes in lifelong learning and offers training for the over 50s through various workshops. We will disprove the saying that you can't teach an old dog new tricks, and we will all have a fun time in the process of doing it. We offer creative activities for over 50s that will teach new skills, reignite old abilities and provide a grand time all in all. Workshops can include lessons in digital technology or just a fun afternoon of drama and performance. Don't let the young hog all the fun - book one of Street Style Surgery's workshops for your over fifties group today!

Particle Article recycling workshop

Particle Article recycling workshop

In this highly creative workshop the participants get the opportunity to create their very own mythical and magical creatures out of discarded bits of waste materials and rubbish.

Workshops & activities suitable for:
Young People , Youth Organisations, Curriculum Enrichment workshop, SEN, Key Stage 1 Schools, Key Stage 2 Schools, Key Stage 3 Schools, Key Stage 4 Schools, Further Education, Arts Award, NEETS, YOTS, PRUs, Community Groups, Brownies & Girl Guides, Housing Associations, Libraries & Museums, Over 50's, Adults, Teacher Training, Kids Parties & Events

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Getting Your Ideas Across - A Communication Workshop

Getting Your Ideas Across - A Communication Workshop

Listen up - this school workshop teaches students effective communication skills to get their ideas across loudly and clearly to each other and the world at large.

Workshops & activities suitable for:
Young People , Youth Organisations, Curriculum Enrichment workshop, SEN, Key Stage 2 Schools, Key Stage 3 Schools, Key Stage 4 Schools, Further Education, NEETS, YOTS, PRUs, Community Groups, Brownies & Girl Guides, Housing Associations, Libraries & Museums, Over 50's, Adults

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Designing the Things We Live With, a Creative Design Workshop

Designing the Things We Live With, a Creative Design Workshop

This creative workshop will take attendees through the entirety of the product design process from start to end - showing them how to take their idea and turn it into a reality

Workshops & activities suitable for:
Young People , Youth Organisations, Curriculum Enrichment workshop, Key Stage 2 Schools, Key Stage 3 Schools, Key Stage 4 Schools, Further Education, Libraries & Museums, Over 50's, Adults, Teacher Training

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Stop Motion Animation Creative Workshop

Stop Motion Animation Creative Workshop

This creative workshop for schools helps students create their own stop motion animations, from teaching the methods to watching their final product on YouTube.

Workshops & activities suitable for:
Young People , Youth Organisations, Curriculum Enrichment workshop, SEN, Key Stage 1 Schools, Key Stage 2 Schools, Key Stage 3 Schools, Key Stage 4 Schools, Further Education, NEETS, YOTS, PRUs, Community Groups, Brownies & Girl Guides, Housing Associations, Libraries & Museums, Over 50's, Adults, Teacher Training, Kids Parties & Events

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Creative arts - From memory books to future boxes (Adults)

Creative arts - From memory books to future boxes (Adults)

Adults can capture precious memories, hopes and dreams for the future at this workshop, keeping them safe in beautiful handmade books or boxes

Workshops & activities suitable for:
Young People , Further Education, Community Groups, Housing Associations, Libraries & Museums, Over 50's, Adults

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Zumbatomic Dance and Fitness Workshops for all

Zumbatomic Dance and Fitness Workshops for all

Get moving and shaking into shape with Zumbatomic, a fitness workshop of Zumba dancing and fun exercise for children.

Workshops & activities suitable for:
Young People , Youth Organisations, Curriculum Enrichment workshop, SEN, Key Stage 1 Schools, Key Stage 2 Schools, Key Stage 3 Schools, Key Stage 4 Schools, NEETS, PRUs, Community Groups, Brownies & Girl Guides, Housing Associations, Over 50's

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Recycled Fashion Workshop - Gok Wan Style

Recycled Fashion Workshop - Gok Wan Style

Young people will view second-hand clothes in a different light after spending time on this Recycled Fashion Workshop

Workshops & activities suitable for:
Young People , Youth Organisations, Curriculum Enrichment workshop, SEN, Key Stage 2 Schools, Key Stage 3 Schools, Key Stage 4 Schools, Further Education, Arts Award, NEETS, YOTS, PRUs, Community Groups, Brownies & Girl Guides, Housing Associations, Libraries & Museums, Over 50's, Teacher Training, Kids Parties & Events

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Textile Workshop - Colour from your kitchen

Textile Workshop - Colour from your kitchen

This workshop is the perfect chance for young people to work with colour, developing creativity in an engaging and therapeutic way.

Workshops & activities suitable for:
Young People , Youth Organisations, Curriculum Enrichment workshop, SEN, Key Stage 2 Schools, Key Stage 3 Schools, Key Stage 4 Schools, Further Education, Community Groups, Brownies & Girl Guides, Libraries & Museums, Over 50's, Teacher Training

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Fashion - How to Make a Fashion Mood Board Workshop

Fashion - How to Make a Fashion Mood Board Workshop

Making a mood board is a great way for young people to express themselves - and learn a range of eye-catching design techniques...

Workshops & activities suitable for:
Young People , Youth Organisations, SEN, Key Stage 1 Schools, Key Stage 2 Schools, Key Stage 3 Schools, Key Stage 4 Schools, Further Education, Arts Award, NEETS, YOTS, PRUs, Community Groups, Brownies & Girl Guides, Housing Associations, Libraries & Museums, Over 50's, Teacher Training, Kids Parties & Events

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Jewellery Making Workshop

Jewellery Making Workshop

On this fab fashion workshop, your young people will learn how to make 'Street-Style' jewellery that looks a million dollars (but costs a whole lot less)

Workshops & activities suitable for:
Young People , Youth Organisations, Curriculum Enrichment workshop, SEN, Key Stage 3 Schools, Key Stage 4 Schools, Further Education, Arts Award, NEETS, YOTS, PRUs, Community Groups, Brownies & Girl Guides, Housing Associations, Libraries & Museums, Over 50's, Kids Parties & Events

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Creative Art Workshops Galore

Creative Art Workshops Galore

From mask making to kite building, junk modelling to puppet making, Art Workshops for Schools and youth groups can actualize kids' wildest imaginations!

Workshops & activities suitable for:
Young People , Youth Organisations, Curriculum Enrichment workshop, SEN, Early Years, Key Stage 1 Schools, Key Stage 2 Schools, Key Stage 3 Schools, Key Stage 4 Schools, Further Education, Arts Award, NEETS, YOTS, PRUs, Community Groups, Brownies & Girl Guides, Housing Associations, Libraries & Museums, Over 50's, Adults, Teacher Training, Kids Parties & Events

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Issue-based Drama Workshop

Issue-based Drama Workshop

From confidence building to environmental issues, anti-bullying to substance misuse, anger management to sexual health or black history week to world faith day or even the riots, issue-based drama workshops focus on any theme relevant to the group.

Workshops & activities suitable for:
Young People , Youth Organisations, Curriculum Enrichment workshop, SEN, Key Stage 1 Schools, Key Stage 2 Schools, Key Stage 3 Schools, Key Stage 4 Schools, Further Education, NEETS, YOTS, PRUs, Community Groups, Brownies & Girl Guides, Housing Associations, Libraries & Museums, Over 50's, Adults, Teacher Training

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Screen Printing Poster Design Creative Workshop

Screen Printing Poster Design Creative Workshop

This creative workshop for schools teaches students the screen printing process applicable in personal, professional and commercial practices.

Workshops & activities suitable for:
Young People , Youth Organisations, Curriculum Enrichment workshop, SEN, Key Stage 2 Schools, Key Stage 3 Schools, Key Stage 4 Schools, Further Education, NEETS, YOTS, PRUs, Community Groups, Brownies & Girl Guides, Housing Associations, Libraries & Museums, Over 50's, Adults

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Fantastic Felt Workshop for Schools and Youth Groups

Fantastic Felt Workshop for Schools and Youth Groups

This creative workshop shows children and adults alike the fun and creative process of making felt. This hands-on art workshop will give children an opportunity to learn the techniques required to design and create their own felt fabric.

Workshops & activities suitable for:
Young People , Youth Organisations, Curriculum Enrichment workshop, SEN, Key Stage 1 Schools, Key Stage 2 Schools, Key Stage 3 Schools, Key Stage 4 Schools, NEETS, YOTS, PRUs, Community Groups, Brownies & Girl Guides, Housing Associations, Libraries & Museums, Over 50's, Adults

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All activities and workshops are available across the north of England and much of the rest of the country:
Accrington, Altrincham, Ashton in Makerfield, Ashton under Lyne, Atherton, Barrow in Furness, Bebington, Birkenhead, Birmingham, Blackburn, Blackpool, Bolton, Bootle, Bristol, Burnley, Bury, Buxton, Carlisle, Cheadle, Chester, Chorley, Cockermouth, Congleton, Crewe, Crosby, Darwen, Denton & Hyde, Eccles, Ellesmere Port, Fleetwood, Formby, Glossop, Heswall, Hyde, Heywood, Kendal, Keswick, Kirkby, Lancaster, Leigh, Leyland, Liverpool, Lancashire, London, Lytham St Annes, Macclesfield, Merseyside, Manchester, Morecambe, Nantwich, Northwich, Oldham, Ormskirk, Penrith, Prescot, Prestwich, Preston, Rawtenstall, Radcliffe, Rochdale, Reddish Runcorn, Sale, Salford, Skelmersdale, Southport, St Helens, Stockport, Swinton, Skemersdale, Stretford, Tyldesley, Urmston, Wallasey, Warrington, Walkden, Whitehaven, Widnes, wigan, Wilmslow, Winsford, Workington, Yorkshire

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