One-day workshops, talks and lectures

Are you looking for something different to do at the weekend, evening or weekday? Explore our treasure trove of one-off workshops, taster sessions, talks and lectures.

Try something new, challenge yourself, refresh your existing skills or knowledge and join the City Lit community.

Located right in the heart of London, in Covent Garden, City Lit is central and convenient.

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  1. Excel: tricks and tips for productivity

    Course Date: Wed 22 Nov 2017 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Do you have some familiarity with Excel? Would you like to learn methods that will make your use of the software easier and more efficient? The focus of the day will be to look at different features of Excel as well as adjusting settings and other shortcuts to improve your experience and productivity.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £79.00
    Concession: £50.00

  2. A grand day out: the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

    Course Date: Fri 24 Nov 2017
    Location on this date: OS - Off Site
    Explore different aspects of the permanent collection of paintings, antiquities and decorative arts at the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge on this one-day, location-based course.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £55.00
    Concession: £42.00

  3. I dialetti italiani

    Course Date: Fri 24 Nov 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Una breve e divertente introduzione ai dialetti italiani (ce ne sono tanti!) partendo dal nord fino al sud (o viceversa).
    Full fee: £29.00
    Senior fee: £29.00
    Concession: £29.00

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    Science guest lecture: geology - the discovery of the world's oldest fossils

    Course Date: Fri 24 Nov 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    How long has Earth been home to life? What are the implications for dating the beginning of life on earth and the search for life on other planets? Matthew Dodd presents the latest findings from the University College London team who believe they have identified the oldest known fossils from at least 3.77 billion years ago.
    Full fee: £9.00
    Senior fee: £9.00
    Concession: £9.00

  5. South American fiesta

    Course Date: Fri 24 Nov 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Chile and Argentina are blessed with ideal climates for making full and fruity wines. Come and sample some of their noble and local grape varieties.
    Full fee: £39.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £39.00

  6. Introduction to Gestalt counselling

    Course Date: Sat 25 Nov 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    'Lose your head and come to your senses', recommended Fritz Perls, founder of the Gestalt approach. The emphasis is on being fully present in the here and now using role play, movement, body awareness and more.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £69.00
    Concession: £42.00

  7. Spanish 3: Spanish pronunciation in action

    Course Date: Sat 25 Nov 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Ven y mejora tu entonación, ritmo y pronunciación en un ambiente divertido y tranquilo. Este curso es para estudiantes con nivel intermedio (si has estudiado español al menos durante 3 años).
    Full fee: £39.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £39.00

  8. Veggie and vegan vitality: a nutritional guide

    Course Date: Sat 25 Nov 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Would you like to develop a healthy and balanced vegetarian or vegan diet? Discover how to devise a nutritious diet, with optimum intake of proteins, vitamins and minerals, including soya and dairy alternatives.
    Full fee: £89.00
    Senior fee: £89.00
    Concession: £89.00

  9. A taste of journalism

    A taste of journalism

    Course Date: Sat 25 Nov 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Ever dreamed of becoming a journalist? Come and learn the basics from an experienced feature writer. Discover how journalists develop ideas, get quotes and present their material in a feature style.
    Full fee: £59.00
    Senior fee: £59.00
    Concession: £24.00

  10. Everything about sushi

    Course Date: Sat 25 Nov 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Come and enjoy a taste of Japanese through the topic of food. Learn some useful words and phrases and get your vocal chords working with a new world of pronunciation.
    Full fee: £54.00
    Senior fee: £54.00
    Concession: £54.00

  11. Performance poetry with Josh Idehen

    Performance poetry with Josh Idehen

    Course Date: Sat 25 Nov 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Write poetry and perform it, finding your own style and delivery under the guidance of a spoken word artist. Explore the differences between performance and other forms of poetry.
    Full fee: £59.00
    Senior fee: £59.00
    Concession: £24.00

  12. BSL sign principles workshop

    Course Date: Sat 25 Nov 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Are you on a level 1 or 2 in BSL course? Do you want to expand your knowledge of sign principles so that you can understand BSL grammar and features better? This workshop is taught by a highly experienced teacher and is a great way to focus on this area.
    Full fee: £89.00
    Senior fee: £89.00
    Concession: £89.00

  13. Self defence and personal safety for women

    Course Date: Sat 25 Nov 2017 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore physical and non-physical techniques for self defence, developing your assertiveness, body language and more. Women of any age or fitness level are welcome to come and enhance their confidence.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £99.00
    Concession: £99.00

  14. Masters of Eastern European modernism: Franz Kafka and Bruno Schulz

    Course Date: Sat 25 Nov 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore two of the greatest 20th century writers, Czech and Polish, whose imaginations pull in exactly opposite directions, towards austerity and microscopic realism or towards fantasy and linguistic intoxication - both with magical and spellbinding results.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £49.00
    Concession: £22.00

  15. Voyage à travers les temps grammaticaux: conditionnel et subjonctif

    Course Date: Sat 25 Nov 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Come and consolidate and practise French conditional and subjunctive through interactive activities. Ideal if you are preparing for an exam at an upper-intermediate level.
    Full fee: £39.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £39.00

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