Classes and Workshops.

Minis Rugby Hillhead Sports Club

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Hillhead Jordanhill Rugby Club hjrfc.com/youth-rugby/mini-rugby P1 – 3 is non-contact rugby, where children learn basic skills through fun training drills and also compete in touch games. P4 – 7 is contact rugby with some restrictions which take into account youth and inexperience, although enthusiasm and commitment are always present! U13 – continues the themes and […]

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Introduction to Study at Glasgow School of Art

25th October and 1 November, 2018 Register online Thinking of Studying at GSA? Offering a range of opportunities throughout the year to get the right application information at the right time, online and in person. Introduction to Art School Days These might be for you if: You haven’t visited Glasgow before. You would like to […]

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Creative Writing Courses – University of Glasgow

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Have you ever fancied writing a novel, compiling a collection of short stories or completing a portfolio to enter a degree course at Glasgow University? Degree Level courses in Creative Writing are offered at Levels 1, 2 and 3 are taken by undergraduate and international students and are also open to the public. What the […]

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#Beactive Festival, George Square, Glasgow

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23 September, 2018 #BeActive Festival Free sports festival in the heart of Glasgow. We’re celebrating the start of European Week of Sport, and invite the City of Glasgow and beyond to come and enjoy a range of activities in this landmark location. Activities include Parkour, Hockey, Tennis and Boxing. This is a free event delivered in […]

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Talk of the Steamie Conference, Govanhill

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5 September, 2018 The Conference looks at the importance of washhouses in working class communities, particularly to women, in 19th and 20th century. Will also consider the future of women’s health and wellbeing as the Govanhill Baths evolves into a centre for health and wellbeing. Talk of the Steamie Exhibition The exhibition will run from […]

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Glasgow Songwriting Festival

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10, 11, 12 August, 2018 GOVANHILL BATHS, 99 Calder St, Glasgow, G41 7RA Opening Concert 10 August at The Glad Cafe, 1006a Pollockshaws Rd, Glasgow, G41 2HG Twelve hours of songwriting workshops and an all-staropening concert crammed into one fantastic friendly weekend celebrating the diverse art of songwriting. Tutors Findlay Napier, Jo Mango, Dave ‘Solareye’ Hook and Donna Maciocia […]

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Govanhill International Festival and Carnival 2018

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16 – 26 August, 2018 Celebrating diversity with a fabulous programme of events After the success of last year’s inaugural event, Govanhill International Festival and Carnival returns with a spectacular showcase including: Parade, Music, Dance, Walks Talks, Workshops and Community Activities. Come along and celebrate the amazing cultural, ethnic , religious and community diversity of […]

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Film for family and local history, National Library of Scotland, Kelvin Hall

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Wednesday 29 August – 2 p.m. Family and Local History Workshop National Library of Scotland at Kelvin Hall, 1445 Argyle Street, Glasgow, G3 8AW Find out how archive film can enhance your family or local history research. Learn about the range of material preserved by the National Library of Scotland’s Moving Image Archive from all […]

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Family Friendly Autism Workshop, Riverside Museum

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Monday 16 July, 20128 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Autism-friendly family workshop. Monday 16th July, 10am-12pm, in the learning room at Riverside Museum. FREE. There is no need to book. There will be a quiet safe space available for the whole day. Riverside Museum,  Pointhouse Place, Glasgow G3 8RS Visual story boards Glasgow Museums GOMA Autism Friendly […]

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Getting Started with Moving Image Archive, National Library of Scotland, Kelvin Hall

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Free workshop Saturday 14 July, 2018 AT 11 a.m. Getting Started with the Moving Image Archive Scotland’s Moving Image Archive has been collecting and preserving films since 1976. We introduce you to the archive and guide you through getting the most from searching our catalogue. All of Scots life can be seen: adverts, documentaries, home movies, promotional […]

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Wednesday, July 11, 2018 | Filed under: Cinema, Classes and Workshops

Indepen-dance Summer Shindig 2018

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Back by popular demand, It’s the Summer Shindig!!! THE ADULT WEEK (17+) will be 16th July – 20th July 10am-2pm THE YOUTH WEEK (8-16 years) will be 23rd July – 27th July 10am-2pm Maryhill Community Education Centre . 35 Avenuepark Street, G20 8TS Last summer, lots of moves were learned, friends were made and dances […]

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Explore Wellspring Writing, Laura T. Fyfe, Scottish Writers

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Tuesday, 19 June, 2018 CCA, 350 Sauchiehall Street, G2 3JD If you’re feeling creatively or motivationally challenged, The Scottish Writers Centre has just the cure for you this June. Ignite your imagination and fire up your creative cylinders with a session from award-winning writer, tutor, publisher and professional nag, Laura T Fyfe. In an unpretentious, […]

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Monday, June 18, 2018 | Filed under: Books, Talks, Poetry Events, Classes and Workshops

West End Festival 2018 Songwriting Workshop with Chiara Berardelli

Ha’penny Bridge House, 135 Kelvin Drive, G20 8QL off Kelvin Drive, G20 8QL   Saturday 16 Jun, 2018 2:00pm Chiara Berardelli is a singer/songwriter, musician and recording artist with a Masters in Songwriting. Join her for an afternoon of song sharing and feedback on your creations.Bring along those half-finished songs and be inspired to complete […]

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Into the Woods Collective, Art and Music Workshops, Children’s Wood

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  2 and 3 June, 2018 Children’s Wood, North Kelvin Meadow Kelbourne St, Glasgow G20 8PR Nature inspired music and art workshops. Another session will take place on the 17th of June culminating in a collective performance and the celebration of the sensory garden and art work. Everyone is welcome. It’s FREE.

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Mount Florida Screenings, CCA Glasgow

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Thursday 22 March 2018 6:30pm, Free (unticketed), Cinema 15+ 0141 352 4900 Mount Florida Screenings is a bi-monthly, artists moving image screening event in Glasgow, led by artists Morwenna Kearsley & Myles Painter. Mount Florida Screenings operates a peer-to-peer programming structure, whereby each artist in the most recent screening recommends an artist or work for […]

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Migrant Voice, Changing Lenses, CCA

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Glasgow Stories of Integration Mon 12 March 2018 6pm, Book via amparo@migrantvoice.org, UWS room 15+ 0141 352 4900 Photography workshops and final exhibition with the artwork of the participants exploring experiences of integration. A panel of photographers will guide participants through the process to develop and exhibit their stories to maximum impact. The Training Process: During 9 sessions, participants will […]

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Mind and Draw, The Space, Saturdays

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Mind and Draw is our weekly art therapy drop-in session in The Living Room at The Space every Saturday 1:30pm – 3:30pm!! Saturday 24 February, 2018 and every Saturday All ages & abilities are welcome to come down for a chat & get creative. We do creative workshops like painting to music, word collaboration, blind […]

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Aye Write! 2018 Writing the ‘Magical’ Masterclass with Kirsty Logan

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‘Writing the Magical’ Masterclass with Kirsty Logan 21st Mar 2018  •  5:30PM – 7:00PM  •  Mitchell Library,  North St, Glasgow G3 7DN Join novelist & short story writer Kirsty Logan for a masterclass that looks at writing fiction with a magical/fairy tale slant Join novelist and short story writer Kirsty Logan for a masterclass that looks […]

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Bonnie Bling Crafternoon Workshop, The Hidden Lane

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14 January, 2018 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. Bonnie Bling Crafternoon Workshop Come and have a tour of Bonnie Bling HQ at the Hidden Lane and learn to make your very own Scottish acrylic charm necklace! Select from a whole range of Scottish charms and colourful plastics to make your own totally unique acrylic charm […]

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Sunday, January 7, 2018 | Filed under: Classes and Workshops

Therapeutic Creative Writing Workshop, Paisley

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10 January, 2018 – 7 p.m. St Matthews Church,Gordon St, Paisley PA1 1XL Bring in the New Year by welcoming writer Ricky Brown who will be leading a workshop exploring the theme of Changes. References to David Bowie may also be included! Writing time, Tea, Coffee, Biscuits, Fun and much more guaranteed. Here is a […]

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Glasgow Drum Circle – give a voucher for Christmas

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Give the gift of Riddim.  Seven workshops on the African djembe. Email info@glasgowdrumcircle.org www.glasgowdrumcircle.org

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Tuesday, December 19, 2017 | Filed under: Classes and Workshops, Gifts

Wild Women Writing Course with Magi Gibson starts January 2018

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New 8 week Wild Women Writing course starting in January. We always have a large focus on poetry, though it’s not the sole focus of the group. Do get in touch at gibsonmagi@gmail.com if you’d like to book or to know more. More info too at magigibson.co.uk 16 January – 16 March, 2018 Glasgow West End

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Eusebi Deli – Italian Beer and Food Pairing

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22nd November, 2017 at 7 p.m. Discover how to match Seven “Labi “Craft Beers with Sweet & Savoury Food in this tutored tasting . Tasting workshop presented as part of the Italian food project . Eat , Taste , Learn . Tickets £10 Event on Facebook 152 Park Road, Glasgow West End G4 9HB Part […]

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Revisiting the Antonine Wall, Community Consultation from 7 November, 2017

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Events from 7th November in venues in Old Kilpatrick, Clydebank, Drumchapel, Lambhill, Bearsden and Twechar The biggest, most awe-inspiring building project the people of Scotland had ever seen, the Roman Antonine Wall stretched right across the country, from the Clyde to the Forth. Work is currently underway to rediscover the Antonine Wall and to provide […]

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Indepen-dance, creative movement for people with disabilities and their carers

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Opportunities for Inclusive Dance Every week Indepen-dance runs creative movement classes for people with disabilities and their carers. The classes are conducted in a safe and appropriate environment and are designed to be fun, creative and accessible to all with a focus on improvisation and moving together. These classes are for members only.  How to become  a […]

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Doc-Open. Launch at GFT, 2 November, 2017

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2 November, 2017 at 6.30 p.m. Announcing Doc-Open! The launch of our very own creative documentary maker’s group in Glasgow will be hosted by the GFT and take place Nov 2nd at 6.30pm, (then on the first Thursday at of every month). Come with a doc project in any state of disarray that’ll benefit from […]

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Monday, October 2, 2017 | Filed under: Cinema, Classes and Workshops

First Strings, Glasgow: Guitar Lessons for Children

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Guitar Lessons – Specifically Designed for Children First Strings was founded in 2013 by Johanna Bannerman. Frustrated by the lack of opportunities for children to learn guitar in Glasgow, she developed First Strings with the mission of providing high-quality guitar tuition for children without the high price tag. Joanna aimed to move away from the […]

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Scottish Queer International Film Festival (SQIFF) – Bridging the Gap, workshop CCA, 6 September, 2017

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Scottish Documentary Institute/SQIFF/LUYD Bridging the Gap: Inspiration Workshop – Glasgow Wed 6 September 2017 5.30pm, Free, please register to attend, Clubroom, CCA All ages 0141 352 4900 SQIFF Film Festival 27 September – 1 October, 2017 Budding documentary filmmakers, join us in Glasgow for a Bridging the Gap Inspiration Workshop! This workshop will explain the aims […]

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Foraging Workshop, Napiershall Street Gardens, Saturday 12 August, 2017

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29 Napiershall Street, St George’s Cross, G20 6EZ Saturday 12 August, 2017 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Come along to a free workshop where we will take an adventure trip to BODEN BOO and go on a hunt for wild foods! Learn about plant ID, wild edibles, outdoor cooking and sustainable harvest. BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL, […]

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A New Byres Road: Public Consultation Design Events, August 2017

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There’s a new Byres Road coming… funding of £9m has been allocated through the Glasgow City Region Deal to make Byres Road a great place to be. Work will start on the ground in late 2018. Prior to this design work will be undertaken with input from the public and essential consents put in place. […]

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