1. Book Circle (third Monday in the month)Residents' Social Room, Dorward Place, Longforgan. Phone Cath on 01382 580742 or Michael on 01382 360252. Starts 20th April, 7.30 - 9.30 pm. New members are very welcome. £15 per year (renewable in September). Tai Chi & Qigong combine meditation with slow, simple movements and breathing to enhance the flow of your body's energy, help cure disease and enhance spirituality. 2. Tai Chi & Qigong - Beginners (Monday) Bullionfield Hall, Invergowrie This class is suitable for all ages, no experience required. Starts 20th April, 11:15am - 12:15 pm for 10 classes Tutor: B. Styles £25 3. Tai Chi & Qigong - Intermed/Advanced (Monday) Bullionfield Hall, Invergowrie For those who have attended a beginners class or with some previous experience. Starts 20th April, 12:30 - 1:30 pm for 10 classes. Tutor: B. Styles £25 4. Ukulele&Guitar for beginners/improvers(Monday) Fowlis Church Session House Learn to play the ukulele or the basics of the acoustic guitar. Ukuleles are fun and can be bought for as little as £20. Contact our information number with any queries. Starts 20th April, 6:30 - 8:00 pm for 10 classes. Please bring your chosen instrument with you. Tutor: W. McKechnie £37 5. Painting - Evening (Monday) The Living Field Study Centre, Invergowrie Students will have the chance to look at new techniques and ideas during the course. These would include water- colour, mixed media and general drawing. If students wish to work on individual projects then I can help them with that too. Starts 27th April, 7:00 - 9:00 pm for 9 classes. Tutor: P. Anstice £41 6. Yoga - Morning (Tuesday) St Madoes Community Centre Wake up and stretch yourself out in this Hatha yoga class. Suitable for all ages and abilities. Starts 21st April, 10:00 - 11:30 am for 10 classes. Tutor: A. Binnie £37 7. Scottish Country Dancing (Tuesday) Errol Primary School This class is suitable for all levels of ability. Starts 21st April, 7:30 - 9:30 pm for 10 classes. Note that a partner is not needed. Tutor: F. Mackie. Enrolment £5.00 + £2.50 per night 8. Carse Voices (Tuesday) Errol Village Hall Carse Voices will have a different format this term with 3 Tuesday evenings followed by a 3 hour workshop which will then culminate with a concert. Thanks to a donation celebrating Gordon Kemp's love of singing, this term will be subsidised. Running in conjunction with Horsecross Arts, we are delighted to have secured Veronica Kinahan, who took Ireland by storm with her Perth choir when she competed in Ireland in 2014. CVs have also been asked to perform at other events this term. We really hope new singers will take advantage of this exciting opportunity. No previous singing experience required, and no need to read music - everyone can sing! Starts 21st April, 7:30 - 9:30 pm for 4 classes. Classes this term Tuesday evenings 21st, 28th April, & 5th May 7:30 - 9:30 pm & Sat 9th May 1:00 - 5:00 pm (including concert 4:00 -5:00 pm) Tutor: V. Kinahan Enrolment fee £3.00 plus £2.50 per session 9. Painting - Morning (Wednesday) Annat Hall, Rait Learn to draw and paint in a relaxed and friendly environment, develop observational skills and experiment with different media. Class suitable for all. Starts 22nd April, 10:45am - 12:45pm for 10 classes. Tutor: L. Morrocco £45 10. Painting - Afternoon (Wednesday) Church of Scotland Hall, Invergowrie With photographs and sketches for reference, the tutor will teach methods for creating a painting or drawing based on your chosen subject matter. Starts 22nd April, 2:00 - 4:00 pm for 10 classes. Tutor: D Wood £45 11. Yoga - Evening (Wednesday) Errol Primary School Feel the physical and mental benefits of yoga in this class which is suitable for all levels of experience. Starts 22nd April, 7:00 - 8:30 pm for 10 classes. Bring mat and blanket. Tutor: A. Binnie £37 12. Belly Dancing (Wednesday) Church of Scotland Hall, Invergowrie Belly dancing for beginners and improvers. Starts 22nd April, 7:30 - 8:30 pm for 10 classes. Tutor: S. Christie £25 13. Exploring the Carse (Wednesday) St. Madoes Community Centre Five visits to sites of interest in and around the Carse, plus one to the Whisky Distillery at Kingsbarns in Fife. Starts 20th May, 7:00 - 9:00 pm for 6 classes. Tutor: n/a £28 14. Jewellery Making (Thursday) Church Hall, Longforgan Learn techniques to create your own unique pieces of jewellery. No experience necessary. Tools are available for use during classes. Other items e.g. stringing, findings, beads etc., either bring your own or purchase in class for a small cost. Starts 23rd April, 7:30 - 9:30 pm for 10 classes. Tutor: S. Falconer £45 15. Flower Arranging (Friday) Errol Village Hall Flower Arranging with a Summer theme Starts 24th April, 1:30 - 3:30 pm for 4 classes Tutor: J. Scholfield £18 16. Mindfulness Workshop (Saturday) Episcopal Church Hall, Invergowrie Mindfulness is based upon the systematic cultivation of moment-to-moment awareness of our own experiences. We learn to cultivate positive states of mind to enhance our well-being. Starts 2nd May, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm for 1 class. Please bring a cushion to support your lower back and a mat to lie on as well as a packed lunch if desired. 17. Stained Glass Workshop 1 (Saturday) Church Hall, Longforgan Please bring a packed lunch and an A4 sketch of the design you would like to make. One day workshop on 16th May, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm This workshop is a foiling only class. Please enrol early Tutor: L. Rowley £38 18. Stained Glass Workshop 2 (Saturday) Church Hall, Longforgan. Beginners and Advanced. A mixed 'Foil' and 'Lead' class. If 'leading' bring an 18" square board with four beads or batons to nail around the edge of your work. Other details as above. One day workshop on 13th June, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm. When booking, please indicate whether you intend to do 'Foil' or 'Lead' and please enrol early. Tutor: L Rowley £38 19. Navigation Skills (Saturday) Annat Hall, Rait Learn skills for walking in the hills, especially taking accurate map readings and compass bearings and how to judge distances and times. Get strategies for navigation in poor visibility and a brief introduction to GPS. The morning of day 1, 27th JUNE, will be an introductory session covering basic navigation theory, the afternoon will put theory into practice out of doors. Day 2, 4th JULY, will be spent practising navigation out in the Angus hills. Bring a packed lunch, boots and warm outdoor clothing for both days. Suitable for all abilities - map and compass provided. Starts 27th June, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm for 2 classes. Tutor: P. Russell £30 20. Navigation Skills Refresher (Saturday) Navigational practice on the hills, suitable for anyone who has completed a navigation theory class and would like more practical guidance. Bring a packed lunch, boots and warm outdoor cloth- ing. Map and compass provided. Starts 4th July, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm for 1 class. Venue indicated nearer the time Tutor: P. Russell £15 21. Minibus Trip (Sunday) Visit to 'Dynamic Earth' and the 'Camera Obscura' in the Royal Mile Edinburgh. Entry to both venues is £20. Alternative attractions are in the area if you want to vary your visit. Leaving 9:00 am from the east end of the Carse with pick up points to suit passengers. Enrolment £5 per person (bus only). One day trip on 28th June. Places limited, please enrol early. 22. Pitlochry theatre (Wednesday) Pitlochry Theatre - "A Little Night Music" Following the success of last summer's theatre visit we have arranged to see the l970's classic Broadway musical "A Little Night Music" adapted from a comic film by Ingmar Bergman and set in 1900's Sweden. As well as beautiful songs we are promised "a deliciously funny exploration of love lost, love found and love rediscovered ... the most elegant romantic PFT musical yet". Coach leaves Inchture Hotel at 9:30 am returning at around 7:00 pm. Bring a packed lunch or eat in the theatre café. An Optional backstage tour at 11.00 am will cost an extra £4 per person. One day trip on Wednesday 8th July Coach travel and theatre ticket £32 Optional Backstage Tour £4 Please note it is not possible to enrol for the backstage tour without also booking the theatre performance. 23. Short Walks (first Sunday in the month) Gentle walks up to 5 miles on the first Sunday in the month, meeting at 12 midday. Contact Estelle Ward on 01828 686508 for programme. Annual enrolment (renewable in September) £6 per person per year. 24. Long Walks (third Sunday in the month) Longer walks from 7 - 12 miles on the third Sunday in the month, meeting 10:00 am. Contact Rosemary or Michael on 01382 360252 for programme. Annual enrolment (renewable in September) £7 per person per year.