Learning in Libraries - Ukulele for Wellbeing

Improve your mental health by relaxing and learning to play an instrument with this fun, friendly and inclusive course - you'll learn the basics of ukulele playing to perform songs on the ukulele

20 April 2021 10am to midday

Learning in Libraries Online

Tuesday 20 April to 18 May 2021
10.00 to 12pm

This is an online course - participants will be required to use Zoom software; no account is required.
Not sure how to use Zoom? Check out these helpful videos: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/206175806

Research suggests that music can stimulate the body’s natural feel good chemicals. It can help energise our mood and even help us work through problems and provide an outlet for us to take control of our feelings. Music can help promote wellness, manage stress, express feelings, enhance your memory and even improve communication.

Learn the basics of ukulele playing to perform songs on the ukulele.
By the end of the course you will be able to…

  • Hold the ukulele correctly
  • Strum chords in time to a beat
  • Perform chord changes in time Strum along to a selection of simple songs
  • Use a strumming pattern with up & down strokes

Booking is essential