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Classes & Workshops

We pride ourselves on providing accessible and affordable classes for people of all ages, cultures and interests. We hope that you will find something that interests you. If you have an idea for a class or workshop, please get in touch with us, we'd love to hear from you. 


Matariki Whānau Art Workshops - FREE!

Sunday 23rd of June | 5+ years

11am-12:30pm and 1:30-3:00pm

Celebrate Matariki with us by bringing the whole family along to one of these fantastic workshops. The art will be based around your reflections for the new year. All materials will be provided. Supported by Highbury Community House and Kaipatiki Local Board


Babysitting Course 14+years

Sunday 8th July | 9:30am-3pm

$55 + gst

Become a qualified babysitter with our babysitter course run in conjunction with Plunket.

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Art at the house

Thursday | 12-2:00pm | 8 weeks

Starts 25th July | $160

Join us on Thursday afternoons for this relaxing and welcoming art class with the fantastic Tarci!

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Kids Sustainable Sewing Classes 8+yrs

Wednesday | 9 weeks

x$180 | 2 Sessions, 3:30-5pm or 5:15-6:45pm

Our hugely popular kids sewing classes are returning for term 3.

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Art Lab

Wednesday | 7-8:30pm | 8 weeks

$150 | Starts 24 July

Experiment with different materials. No experience necessary. All materials supplied.

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Puglia Pasta Classes - Parents & Kids

Saturday 13th July | 2-4:30pm

$130 Parent + 1 Child (7-15 yrs)

Learn how to make Pasta the authentic Italian way with the amazing Cosimo!

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Adult Sewing Class

Thursday | 9:30-11:30am | 9 weeks

Starts 25th July | $180

A great sewing class for both beginners and Intermediate sewers. Learn how to follow a pattern to create some fantastic items.

Woman Knitting

Knitting Connections

Friday | 2-4:00pm

$3 casual

Meet at the house to knit with others from the local community. Register below or call (09) 480 5279


Art Escape

Tuesday | 7-8:30pm | 8 weeks

$150 | Starts 23rd July

Escape those daily chores and get creative with this fantastic new art class aimed at beginners.


Senior Chair Pilates - FREE!

Tuesday | x2 classes 9:15-10am or 10:15-11am

$FREE! - Email us below or call (09) 480 5279

Gain mobility and strength so you can be strong in your day-to-day life. Register below or call (09) 480 5279

Piles of Books

Book Lovers of Highbury House

Last Tuesday of every month | 7-8:30pm

$3 | Register below or call (09) 480 5279

Join us in a relaxed environment for an evening of discussing your favourite book & discovering new ones. Register below or call (09) 480 5279


Highbury Coffee Morning

Tuesday | 10:30am-12:00pm

$3 | Casual, just pop in - all welcome!

Meet at the House for coffee / tea & friendship.

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Wednesday | 12:30pm-2:30pm

$3 | Register below or call (09) 480 5279

A great, fun way to keep the brain active. Please note this is not tutored. Register below or call (09) 480 5279

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Creative Sparks Art Classes

Tuesday | 3:30-5pm | 9 weeks

Book your kids in for these fantastic art classes run by Creative Sparks.

Kids Drawing

Art Holiday Program

July School Holidays 2024

We have our fantastic Creative Sparks art programme returning for the July school holidays. This will include painting, drawing, crafts and more!

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