Prema is the envy of many a metropolitan venue

Prema is a family friendly Arts Centre, promoting performance, live music and art exhibitions as well as accessible workshops, classes and creative experiences for kids and adults.

Prema, near Dursley in the Stroud valleys, offers an affordable day out for all folk in the South West.

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29 Apr -
15 Jul
10am - 11am

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Nia Dance (Monday)

Drop In £10

The Nia Technique is a hugely enjoyable way to gain total body fitness through expressive dance fused with the power of martial arts. Nia’s stimulating choreography is adaptable to all genders, all ages, abilities and fitness levels.

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Sat 25
10am - 4pm

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Heatpress Printed Textiles

£50/£47(c) • Friends £48/£45(c)

**NEW**REVISED**DATE** Textile artist Clare Walsh is back for her second creative workshop at Prema. Drawing on her love of nature, Clare’s intriguing process transcribes the physical elements of nature using heat to print them onto textiles.

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Wed 29
10am - 12pm

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Story Loom Weaving

£18 • Friends £16

Join modern weaver Mary Maddocks for a freestyle weaving class, learning the basics of weaving on a frame loom and using a wide range of interesting and unusual materials to create your own woven story. Suitable for 7-11 year olds, this class is all about fun and creativity, using your hands to make something totally personal and unique, and doing something calm and mindful that makes you feel good. For ages 7-11

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Wed 5
10:30am - 11:30am

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Sketch Cafe (June)

Free entry

Run by resident illustrator and passionate sketcher Eve Coy, these monthly sessions are just the ticket for those wanting to explore and discover different methods of sketching.

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5 Jun -
26 Jun
4:30pm - 5:30pm

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Wednesday Art Club

£32 • Friends £30

Explore a variety of mixed media techniques including drawing, printmaking and collage. This fun and friendly weekly class, led by marvellous maker Hannah Dyson, is the perfect place for creative youngsters with artistic promise to really flourish as well as introducing a whole range of brilliant art and making skills to keep you entertained throughout the summer hols! For ages 7-11. 4 week course

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Sat 8
10am - 1pm

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My Family and Other Stories

£12/£9(c) • Friends £10/£7(c) • Family £36/ • Friends £32

Join inspirational writer Sarah Erskine on this special workshop to capture a family memory using storytelling. Working together across the generations you’ll write stories and bring back to life those memories to pass on and on. A day to share stories, relive memories and work as a family.

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