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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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

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