Classes and Workshops.

University of Glasgow Short Courses Open Evening 2019

21 August 2019, 5.30-7.30pm University of Glasgow, St Andrews Building, 11 Eldon St, Glasgow G3 6NH Great opportunity to talk to tutors, and learn about the 250+ short courses on offer each year at the University of Glasgow. This event, being held in the St Andrew’s Building, is for anyone wanting to learn for pleasure […]

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Gypsy Music Short Course

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CCA, 350 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JD 7th, 14th, 21st September, 2019 at 5 p.m. Host Ando Glaso And Glaso is inviting musicians to join a unique month long short course of traditional Gypsy music. Each weekend participants will meet different tutors showing them various dialects of this colourful tradition, including Transylvanian, Romanian, Hungarian, Polish, […]

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Thursday, July 18, 2019 | Filed under: Classes and Workshops

Young at Heart Dance for Over 50s

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Young at Heart Dance combines dance and exercise bringing a fun, healthy and sociable way of keeping fit for anyone over the age of 50. Research has shown that dance can produce physical benefits such as improving strength and muscle function and increased balance and flexibility. In addition to health benefits, dance can also promote […]

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Wednesday, July 10, 2019 | Filed under: Classes and Workshops, Dance, Sport, Walks, Cycling in Glasgow

Have A Go – Calligraphy at The Mitchell Library

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Calligraphy for Beginners 6 July 2019 – 9.30am to 11.30am and 2.30pm to 4.30pm Copperplate Calligraphy 24 August 2019 –  9.30am to 11.30am, 12 noon to 2pm, 2.30pm to 4.30pm Calligraphy is the art of beautiful writing and as part of the Writing: Making Your Mark season Glasgow Scribes are running FREE workshops to let […]

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Saturday, June 29, 2019 | Filed under: Art - what's on, Classes and Workshops, Pat's Home Page Blog

Scalarama Press/Marketing and Design

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Sunday 30th June, 2019 (2pm-4pm) | Clubroom at CCA Glasgow Scalarama is a DIY celebration of cinema that takes place every September. Inspired by the eclectic programming of the legendary Scala Cinema, groups and individuals with a passion for movies unite to celebrate cinema and encourage watching films together. In 2019, Scalarama Glasgow hosts monthly […]

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Some things want to run V/DA | Sonic Séance: The Gathering CCA

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Friday 28 June — Sunday 28 July 2019 Tue-Sat: 11am-6pm // Sun: 12noon-6pm // Preview: Fri 28 June, 7pm-9pm //Free Centre for Contemporary Arts , 350 Sauchiehall Street , Glasgow G2 3JD V/ is a multi-disciplinary collective founded by Mele Broomes in 2011. V/ curates and produces dance, live performance, video work and practical workshops in collaboration with various […]

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An Afternoon of Fiction, Poetry and Performance

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Saturday 6 July, 2019. 1 – 5 p.m. An afternoon of fiction, poetry and performance in Finn’s Place. Fun, creating and ‘doing your own thing’ but performance is optional. With Linda Jackson. £15/£10 Finn’s Place, 167 Ledard Rd, Glasgow G42 9QU

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Wednesday, June 26, 2019 | Filed under: Books, Talks, Poetry Events, Classes and Workshops, Writing

Seeds of Thought – Creative Writing

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Tuesday, 21 May, 2019, 6 p.m. – 7.30 p.m. CCA, 350 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JD Creative writing – a chance to explore the power or fun of words. All welcome beginners and veterans. Free! Look forward to seeing you there! Event on Facebook

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Monday, May 20, 2019 | Filed under: Books, Talks, Poetry Events, Classes and Workshops

Micaela Maftei and Laura Tansley Collaborative Writing Workshops

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The Collaboration Process and Inspiration Micaela Maftei and Laura Tansley have been working and writing together since meeting as PhD students at the University of Glasgow. Their essays and short fiction have been published in a variety of places including Gutter Magazine, Kenyon Review Online, and Short Fiction in Theory and Practice. Together they co-edited the collection Writing Creative […]

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019 | Filed under: Books, Talks, Poetry Events, Classes and Workshops

Mackintosh Still Life Drawing

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30 June, 2018 Mackintosh Queens Cross Church With summer in full bloom, why not come and try your hand at a relaxing Mackintosh themed still life drawing session. Be inspired by the botanical watercolours of Mackintosh & his Glasgow Style contemporaries, drawing from a beautiful floral still life arrangement in a stunning Mackintosh venue. All […]

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Saturday, May 11, 2019 | Filed under: Art - what's on, Classes and Workshops

Ian Macpherson, Comedy Writing Workshop

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Saturday 11 May 2.00pm to 4.00pm Free Comedy Writing Workshop with Ian Macpherson Garnethill Multicultural Centre 21 Rose Street Glasgow G3 6RE Limited places. FREE but donation (£2 suggested) towards room hire appreciated To book a place on this workshop please email ailieroanne@live.co.uk ‘One of the most creative and intelligent comedians I’ve ever seen’  The […]

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Spring Chinese Craft Fair, M Gallery Glasgow

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Saturday 13 April, 2019 – 12 – 4 p.m. M Gallery, 7 Keith Street, Glasgow G11 6QQ Spring is here! Warmer weather, lighter days and bursts of daffodils. Join Ricefield Arts at M Gallery Glasgow to celebrate with an afternoon of multi-cultural crafts. – Buy authentic Chinese crafts, art supplies & toys – Meet local […]

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Music Broth Grow With Music Youth Project

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Enrolment Session, 24 March, 2019 1 p.m. –  4 p.m. Music Broth – Scotland’s 1st Musical Instrument & Equipment Library has secured funding from the GCDT Youth Activity Grant to deliver an 8 week music programme for up to 30 young people aged 12 – 17 years. The programme will offer different music activities (i.e. […]

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Saturday, March 16, 2019 | Filed under: Classes and Workshops, Community event, Courses, Kids and young people

Accents, Glasgow Short Film Festival 2019

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16 March, 2019 Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, 2 Sauchiehall St, Glasgow G2 3NY A new work of film/music by Glasgow’s UNESCO City of Music artist-in-residence Richy Carey. A live performance event at the Glasgow Royal Concert Halls, Accents brings together communities to sing a live soundtrack to a film exploring the sounds of identity and place. Using the […]

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Friday, March 15, 2019 | Filed under: Cinema, Classes and Workshops

Janice Galloway Words into Pictures

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Tuesday, 12 March, 2019 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Scottish Writers Centre Join the Scottish Writers’ Centre as writer Janice Galloway leads a writing workshop on the idea of a place – with discussion revolving around how words make pictures (and vice versa). Tickets cost £5/3, at Eventbrite or on the door. This event is […]

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Sunday, March 10, 2019 | Filed under: Books, Talks, Poetry Events, Classes and Workshops

BDX Glasgow – Video Marketing, Citizen M

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Wednesday 27 March, 2019 Video Marketing Secure your place, and hear the panelists discuss how video content will continue to dominate in 2019. Tickets are limited, so book now to avoid disappointment. Speakers: John Bruce – Ecommerce Manager Celtic Football Club Gavin Bell – Facebook Advertising Consultant, Vlogger & Speaker Ryan Johnston – Tentu Creative […]

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Tuesday, February 26, 2019 | Filed under: Classes and Workshops

Joe Thomas announced as first Young Films Foundation Ambassador

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CCA on Tuesday 26th February, 2019 Pioneering Scottish film & TV producer, Chris Young, will announce actor and writer Joe Thomas as the first ambassador for the Young Films Foundation at a Glasgow Film Festival Industry event hosted by the Young Films Foundation and Channel 4. Young and Thomas worked together on the iconic ‘The […]

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Friday, February 22, 2019 | Filed under: Cinema, Classes and Workshops, Kids and young people

Jam Project – Free Music Classes at Music Broth

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Ten Week Music Course – 16 -25 year olds Starts: 7 February, 2019 Music Broth, Unit 7, Victoria Court, 8 Hollybrook Street, Govanhill, Glasgow G42 7HB Music Broth is responsible for Scotland’s first musical instrument library in Govanhill. It aims to improve access to musical instruments and equipment to anyone who wants to pursue a musical […]

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Discover Family History at Kelvinhall

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Discovering your family history at the Moving Image Archive Have you discovered the outline of your family history? Do you want to find out more about your ancestors’ lives? National Libraries Workshop at Kelvin Hall will show you how to their our huge range of digital resources. This session takes approximately 90 minutes. Wednesday 16 January, […]

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VictimFocus Academy Free Conferences in Glasgow 2019

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3 July, 2019 Glasgow City Halls, Candleriggs, Glasgow G1 1NQ Jessica Eaton and special guests tour the UK with a set of free conferences for professionals working in trauma and abuse. This exciting event celebrates the launch of the VictimFocus Academy and Resources Collection, an innovative new international service providing evidenced, critical and ethical resources, […]

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Wednesday, November 21, 2018 | Filed under: Classes and Workshops

A Letter to Nan – women-only creative writing workshop

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Glasgow Feminist Arts Festival A Letter to Nan Based on the home movies of local filmmaker Nan Taggart. Led by Dr Emily Munro from the National Library of Scotland Moving Image Archive. Friday 16 November 2018 10am, Free but ticketed, Clubroom / 15+ Book online / 0141 352 4900 A women-only creative writing workshop Home movies are […]

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Sunday, November 11, 2018 | Filed under: Classes and Workshops

Africa Challenge Scotland Free I.T. Classes – Applying for Universal Credit?

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Africa Challenge Scotland is providing FREE I.T. Classes to support North Glasgow Community Ron Davey Enterprise Centre,  10 Vulcan St, Glasgow G21 4BP Every Saturday 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Are you concerned about applying for Universal Credit? The classes will: Help you achieve better IT skills Help you create an email address Show you […]

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Saturday, November 3, 2018 | Filed under: Classes and Workshops

KIDS Guitar Lessons, Glasgow West End + Bearsden

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WestEndGuitar has been providing elite, one on one guitar lessons for children since 2004. I’m Paul, professional guitar tutor for children.  Aside from providing the absolute best guitar lessons created just for children – parents gain valuable time, save effort and cost by having guitar lessons come to THEM.  They don’t have to rush dinner, […]

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Tuesday, October 30, 2018 | Filed under: Classes and Workshops, Kids and young people

Choreography – The Simpson Board Training hosted by Indepen-dance

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  20 November, 2018, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Pearce Institute, 840 – 860 Govan Road, Glasgow G51 3UU Lisa Simpson is a choreographer, workshop leader and Director of Lisa Simpson Inclusive Dance. As a non-verbal communicator with quadriplegic cerebral palsy, Lisa creates dance work using a choreography tool called The Simpson Board. This is […]

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Friday, October 26, 2018 | Filed under: Classes and Workshops, Dance

Disability Led Creative Movement CCA Oct/Dec 2018

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From Sunday 28 October – 2 p.m. Dates and Further Information on Facebook CCA, 350 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JD The 3 Elements of Difference is an experimental dance practice exploring improvised creative movement through sensation and imagery with disabled and non-disabled dancers. Through a series of different tasks the sessions give time to explore […]

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Monday, October 22, 2018 | Filed under: Classes and Workshops, Dance

Fiona Burns Mindfulness Course Hillhead Sports Club

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Six week course costs starts on Friday 26 October, 2018 Fridays 10am til 12 noon until Friday 30 November. Hillhead Sports Club, 32 Hughenden Road, G12 9PX. About Fiona Burns Mindfulness We can’t change what happens in our lives, but we do have the power to change how we react to what happens.  Mindfulness has […]

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Tai Chi Classes at Hillhead Sports Club

Tai Chi with Mari Graham Hillhead Sports Club Mondays, 1.30 p.m. October, 2018 Tai Chi is an ancient system of exercise, suitable for all ages and abilities.  The muscles and joints are in motion, the slow continuous natural movements smoothly linked together. Benefits Builds strength, helps with posture, flexibility, stamina, circulation and breathing. Alleviates the […]

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Sunday, October 14, 2018 | Filed under: Classes and Workshops, Sport, Walks, Cycling in Glasgow

Strings, Drums and Rap hosted by The Glasgow Barons

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Meet African Drums Meet Govanite Rappers Meet renaissance dance 25 October, 2018,  6 p.m. The African Art Centre, Edmiston Drive, Glasgow G51 2JG The Glasgow Barons are delighted to be working with Govanite rappers, Jamie Lee and JMG, along with such well known faces as Chief Amu, Matthew Ward and Calum Ingram. Come along with […]

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

Elite Basketball Camp, Hallowe’en, Cleveden School, Glasgow West End

October 26 – 28, 2018 The camp is for ages 12+. The times are: Friday 7.00-9.30pm, Saturday 9.30 – 5pm (12.30-2 is lunch break) and Sunday 9.30-12.30pm. The camp is £65 for three days. “Join us for a compilation of the best player development Basketball coaches in USA, Ireland and Scotland. A fantastic opportunity to […]

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