Monday, September 09, 2019

Come to the Chapel Gallery to learn new skills and Enjoy Life!

Did you know you can take keep fit and art classes at the Chapel Gallery in Ormskirk starting this September? And there's something for all ages.

Expert tuition and guidance is provided as part of a number of courses in the West Lancashire Borough Council-run Gallery's Enjoy Life! programme.
There are adult classes in life drawing and painting for pleasure. You can even try knitting and crochet.

Sweaty Mama classes are a fun way to improve cardio, strength and fitness and is suitable for pre and post-natal exercise. It can be adapted for all fitness levels and all ages. Freedom to Move is made up of dance, movement and stretch activities for all ages. Yoga offers a calm relaxing method of exercise to help keep muscles supple and flexible.

Other health-related activities include Singing for Health that helps to manage breathing in a fun way, and Hope Street, a group created to help break the stigma attached to poor mental health.

Children and young people's activities include Little Explorers, Young Explorers and Creative Explorers art clubs with different groups for ages from five up to 18. There is also a creative writing class for nine to 11-year-olds which forms part of the Reading Rocks workshops in Creative Writing and Book Art.

For a full list of classes, times, prices and how to book visit Chapel Gallery (external link) or call Chapel Gallery 01965 571328.

Councillor Yvonne Gagen, portfolio holder for Leisure, said: "Enjoy Life! has a great range of classes for all the family. So don't delay, book your favourite classes today."

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