Entries by lairgmin

French – Beginners and Intermediate courses

Learn how to speak French with our tutor Florence, a native French speaker. For the beginners course, during the 8 weeks we will be covering; French pronunciation Use of French present tense, verbs & build a daily vocabulary Have a simple conversation Use and knowledge of numbers Construct everyday simple sentences Stimulate interest in cultural […]

Scottish Ancestry and Family History – 4 week class

Learn how to trace your family history and tree in this digital class with our tutor, Christina. This block focuses on sources of information, collecting information and creating a plan and starts on Wednesday 21st April. Christina’s great great great grandfather was evicted in the 1790s to the clearance township of Badbea in Caithness. A […]

Art classes for Beginners

We’ve still got some spaces on our art classes, starting next Tuesday. These are free for residents of Sutherland or £5 for everyone else. They are great for beginners and a fun way to pass 2 hours. Sign up below through Eventbrite. https://lairganddistrictlearningcentre.eventbrite.co.uk/

Gaelic Taster sessions – starting this Friday!

Learn Gaelic through our short introductory taster sessions; Book onto one, or all! Friday 19th February: Introducing yourself and more Friday 26th February: Numbers & Days of the Week Friday 5th March: Food and Expressing Likes and Dislikes Friday 12th March: Important Grammar, Weather and Place Names Friday 19th March: Hobbies and Leisure Activities Friday […]

Get Into Growing FREE online courses!

We are so excited to partner with Thurso Grows for this free four part Get Into Growing programme! The dark months of January and February are the best times to start planning for Spring and imagining all the amazing food and fun you can have once the light returns. This course is here to encourage and […]

Lairg & District Learning Centre – Closed for Christmas holidays

Lairg & District Learning Centre is now closed with staff on leave until Tuesday 5th January. From the bottom of our hearts we want to thank each and every one of your for your support and understanding through the hardest year most of us have ever faced. We’ve gone from running sometimes 20+ classes per […]

Working from Home

A reminder that our team are working from home and you can not reach us by telephone. We have been unable to turn off the answer machine and any messages left on the phone will be unlikely to be picked up regularly. The best way to reach us is by email through admin@lairglearningcentre.org.uk. All of […]

How to create a website for beginners class

Want to know how to create your own website from scratch but don’t know where to begin? Then this is the course for you! In this 2 week session we will go through the basics to get you started, from the initial planning stage, learning the lingo, which website builder suits your budget, to the […]

Green Christmas Crafting Sesisons!

Did you know Scots typically use more than 19,000 miles of wrapping paper during Christmas? That is enough to wrap the NC500 nearly 37 times! If you would like to reduce your households waste during the holidays join one (or all!) of our upcoming Green Christmas Craft Sessions. These workshops will be hosted by Jo […]

Lairg & District Learning Centre Monthly Quiz Night

We are starting up a monthly quiz night. Fun, free and family friendly! Held the 3rd Wednesday of each month. Sign up through Eventbrite using the link below.       https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ldlc-monthly-quiz-night-tickets-126279516433?fbclid=IwAR1hJokwPjtiGaS2FEqMJZXpfxn39wprHzc_37Zruw7UzVRSa5Vm5AufsSA