February already? There’s plenty to do at West Notts!
Try something new: Raveminton
Raveminton is the latest sporting craze to hit West Notts. Sessions are held on Thursday lunchtimes and provide a fun new way to exercise and enjoy time with friends. Players are kitted up with UV equipment and compete in the dark, against a backdrop of the latest tunes, in a friendly game of badminton. Interested? You can take park in Raveminton on a Thursday lunchtime. Contact the college’s sport maker Robert Pearce for more.
Valentine’s Day treats…
Why not book you and your Valentine, a loved one or a friend, in for a spa and lunch package at Revive and Refined? Guests can enjoy an hour in the spa and then a two course lunch on a Thursday, Friday or a Sunday (booking is essential) for just £17.50 each. Speak to a member of the Revive team by calling 01623 413615 today or visit www.revivesalonspa.co.uk
SAFER INTERNET DAY – Be the change; unite for a better internet!
Safer internet day falls on Tuesday 7 February and this year its focus is on changing attitudes and behaviours to make the internet a safer place for everyone. You can find out more at https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/safer-internet-day/2017, or if you have any concerns about using the internet at college or at home, you can speak to any member of staff confidentially.
Courses that don’t ‘Costa’ lot!
The college has partnered with PopUp College to provide lessons at your local Costa Coffee store. Starting in February, learners can choose from beginner’s German to vintage crafts and sugar crafts, and take part in weekly lessons once the shop has shut to the public.
Want to learn a new skill in a relaxed environment and have a drink with friends? Find out more about upcoming, affordable evening courses here.
February open evenings:
Open evenings are your chance to come along with family and friends to speak with tutors and find out about the various courses and apprenticeships on offer through college. You can also view the facilities or take a virtual tour of our other campuses.
Our next events are as follows:
- University-level information event | Wednesday 1 February 2017 | 5.30pm – 7.30pm
- Engineering and motor vehicle open evening | Thursday 2 February 2017 | 5.30pm – 7.00pm
- College Open Evening | Wednesday 8 February 2017 | 5.30pm – 7.30pm
- Vision University Centre Coffee Morning | Saturday 25 February 2017 | 10.00am – 12.00pm
- Parent Information Evening | Tuesday 28 February 2017 | 6.00pm & 7.30pm
There’s also a number of taster sessions happening in the half-term holidays, from 13-16 February, you can find out more here.
All month we’re supporting LGBT History Month which works to educate out prejudice; look out for our logo change on the homepage, and find out more about your local LGBT role models, here.