At Grand Junction we deliver many exciting, educational and inspiring classes and projects for children, young people and adults.

For more information on the below programmes, please contact for children, young people and families and for adult learning and volunteering.


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WAES Opening Day at Grand Junction

Come and learn about all the courses at WAES and Grand Junction

Mon 10 January, 10:00

Burns Family Ceilidh

Join Ceilidh Liberation Front for a fun, family afternoon of music and plenty of dancing!

Sat 29 January, 15:00

£10/£5 Children (2-16 years)

Come Grow With Us

Story telling, art and growing workshop this February half term!

Tue 15 February, 10:00

Tues 15th & Weds 16th Feb 10am-1pm


Night of Power

Join us for a wonderful night, witnessing the next generation of poets, rappers and singers.

Sat 26 February, 19:00


Play in a Day

Easter holiday fun for 1 day only for children age 7-11

Tue 5 April, 10:00


An Introduction to Volunteering

This short course will help you understand the basic principles of volunteering, and the key practices underlying volunteering your time and skills.

Community Knit & Stitch

Get creative and be inspired while at home. Using a mixture of different textile and craft materials you will create a unique piece of textile art for your home. Introductory course.

Community Art for Wellbeing

Open to anyone interested in experimenting with different methods of drawing, painting and collage, whilst learning about the artists who inspired these approaches.


Women’s Yoga

A FREE beginner’s course focusing on strength, flexibility, balance and breathing to boost physical and mental wellbeing.


Art Party

Art Party is our popular monthly family drop-in workshop. Join us for two hours of creative fun and games.

Sat 22nd Jan, Sat 19th Feb, Sat 19th Mar


Mindfulness & Breathwork for Wellbeing

Led by popular teacher Jessica Clements, this is an introductory class focusing on staying free from depression, stress, anxiety and pain.


Community English (Pre-entry & Entry 1)

A FREE beginners level course designed to improve your listening and speaking skills in everyday life situations.


Lunchtime Yoga

A FREE beginner’s class focusing on strength, flexibility, balance and breathing to boost physical and mental wellbeing.


Virtual Heritage Tour – ONLINE

Learn about St Mary Magdalene’s rich Victorian heritage, appreciate the great vision of architect G E Street, marvel at the building’s recent extensive restoration work


Junction Juniors: A Creative After-School Club

Drama based weekly sessions for age 7-11

Mondays 3.45-5.30pm (term time only)


Building Grand Junction: A Virtual Exhibition

This virtual exhibition introduces the conservation of St Mary Magdalene Church and the construction of our new community wing

Language Café (English)

A friendly and welcoming session to meet with local people, improve your English, and gain confidence. We will discuss a different topic each week. Everyone welcome!


Young Actors: Weekly Drama workshops for Young People

Weekly acting workshops for age 11-17

Every Monday 6-7.30pm


Club Origami

An immersive and interactive dance show for children and families.

Sat 5th Feb 10.30am and 1.30pm

£6 for family ticket

Free Lunchtime Tours

Discover our rich Victorian heritage on a free highlights tour of the church