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What you'll learn

On this course you will make puppets and props to tell different stories. Create a saddle stitch book. You will also develop your self-confidence and learn how to bring a story to life and have fun. The course is great for those interested in childcare, parents/carers/childminders. Many learners have commented that this course helped them feel more confident at work and at interviews!

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements, only Hackney resident and UK residential status.

This online course is taught using on Zoom. moving to a venue when safe to do so.

What does this mean for me?

Our courses are normally taught in person. To keep people safe during the coronavirus pandemic, we're doing all our teaching online instead.

You'll need a computer or smartphone with a good internet connection.

Your tutor will send you detailed instructions before lessons start.

New to video calls? See our guide

Apply for this course

Starting Wednesday 10am to 12, on 9th June to 14th July.
For more information and to book a place please text or email,

– Hayley on 07810 836811 or

For all of these courses you will need a smartphone or

computer with Internet access.




Who you'll learn with


In the past, Diana has been a School Counsellor and now works with families, specialising in arts and crafts - and stressbusting short courses, supporting adults and children to have fun and reach their full potential.

Who provides this course?

City Lit

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