Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers.

Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers.

Many Singers Many Songs, Maryhill, 24 November, 2018

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After a long break there will be another ‘Many Singers – Many Songs’ fundraiser night at Maryhill Community Central Halls –  the biggest yet! 24 November, 2018 – Maryhill Central Halls, 292 – 316 Maryhill Road, Glasgow G20 7YE 7.30 p.m. November 24th – TraceyAnne and Danny, Kathryn Joseph, BMX Bandits, Roddy Hart Attic Lights, Lomond Campbell, Sister John, […]

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West Dunbartonshire Christmas Toy Appeal

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West Dunbartonshire Community Food Share  is now commencing their Christmas Appeals for food and new toys/gifts. 🎄 The Christmas Toybank will once again support local families experiencing poverty 🎅🏼 If your workplace or organisation could support their Appeals please get in touch: wdcommunityfoodshare@outlook.com A list of all donations points for food and toys/gifts will be updated regularly […]

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Cultural Diversity Showcase, The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Black History Month

Friday 19 October, 2018, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Royal Conservatoire of Scotland RCS Cultural Diversity Showcase The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland brings to BHM 2018 a night of performance from its diverse and international student body, showcasing music, drama, dance and spoken word. This is a night of creativity from one of the world’s […]

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John Carpenter: Master of Horror at Glasgow Film Theatre

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October and November, 2018 Glasgow Film Theatre, 12 Rose Street, Glasgow G3 6RB John Carpenter has maintained his place as one of the most loved and highly lauded directors in the realm of cult, fantasy and horror filmmaking for over 40 years. From the moment that Halloween broke through to audiences worldwide in 1978, Carpenter has created […]

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| Filed under: Cinema, Hallowe'en in Glasgow

A night of music and song in support of Cure Claire’s Cancer

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Saturday, 13 October, 2018,  7 – 10 p.m. Webster’s Theatre, 416 Great Western Road, G4 9HZ A night of Celtic music and original songs from Colm Keegan’s Album I’ll Never Be Alone, #1 on iTunes World Music charts. Watch Colm and Laura Followed by an Auction of ‘Things You Can’t Buy’. These are experiences, workshops […]

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The Big Day of KinDness 23 October, 2018

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Participate in the biggest and KinDest party ever! On Tuesday 23rd October, 2018 12.01 a.m. – 11.56 p.m. Anywhere! Simply carry out an act of KinDness and then share what you have been up to either on Facebook Page or using the following hashtag on Twitter or Instagram: #theBIGdayofKinDness then give yourself a pat on the back for […]

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Afri Adventure, Africa in Motion for Kids, Glasgow

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Sat 3 November, 2018  at 2pm The Africa Art Centre, 286 Broomloan Road, G51 2GK For 3-12-year-olds, free and unticketed. The annual African in Motion Family Day Taking kids on adventures across Africa through storytelling and film. The amazing Zimbabwean storyteller, Tawona Sithole, will transport them to real and imaginary worlds through inspiring tales. The […]

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Africa in Motion Film Festival 2018

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Africa cinema rebels against dominant narratives this Autumn Africa in Motion (AiM) Film Festival runs from the 26 October – 4 November 2018 Africa in Motion is Scotland’s major annual celebration of African cinema, and is delighted to return for the 13th year to bring audiences in Edinburgh and Glasgow a wide variety of creative […]

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Decolonising the Speculative: Journeys to African Futures  – Africa in Motion 2018

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EDINBURGH: Mon 29 Oct, 2019 at 5.45pm, Filmhouse, 88 Lothian Road, See Africa in Motion website to book GLASGOW: Thurs 1 Nov, 2018 at 7.30pm at University of Glasgow (Andrew Stewart Cinema, Gilmorehill 9 University Ave Glasgow G12 8QQ), Free and unticketed As part of our Decolonising the Speculative strand, this short-film series showcases the speculative work from […]

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Monday, October 8, 2018 | Filed under: Cinema, Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers

DUNOON FILM FESTIVAL 2018 ANNOUNCES FULL PROGRAMME

9 – 11 November, 2018 The festival will return for its sixth edition from the 9 – 11 November with the biggest programme to date, bringing international and local gems to Scotland’s west coast. The packed line-up has been announced for the sixth annual Dunoon Film Festival. Over three days the festival will host a […]

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Wedding Fayre OranMor Sunday 7 October, 2018

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Sunday 7th October 2018 | 12pm – 4pm | Free Entry. No appointment needed – just pop along, enjoy a complimentary glass of fizz* and browse the fabulous exhibition by handpicked suppliers to inspire your special day! A perfect opportunity to view Òran Mór’s stunning Auditorium and meet the dedicated Events Team and Wedding Co-ordinator (recently shortlisted […]

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Friday, October 5, 2018 | Filed under: Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers, Weddings, Weddings Glasgow

Thomas Muir Festival 2018

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Wednesday 7th November 2018,  12.45pm – 4.30pm Boclair Academy Inveroran Drive Bearsden G61 2PL ‘THE PEOPLE’S VOICE’: Scottish Political Poetry, Song and the Franchise 1832-1918 You are warmly invited to attend  the 8th in the annual series of Friends of Thomas Muir symposia This year the main focus will be on the work of a current […]

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Music for the Antartic, Greenpeace, Glasgow

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Tuesday 9th October The Old Hairdressers, 28 Renfield Lane, Glasgow G2 5AR Antarctic Ocean Sanctuary campaign is raising funds – come along and support the campaign and listen to some amazing local bands: Candy Maps, Stoned Immaculate, Deep Sea Tourist and Violet Riot. In just a few weeks, the Antarctic Ocean Commission will meet to […]

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

Octoter 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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Black Skin, White Masks, Africa in Motion Screening and Discussion

28 October, 2018 – 5.30 p.m. Andrew Stewart Cinema, 9 University Avenue, Glasgow G12 Newly restored for the 20th anniversary of the film’s release, Black Skin, White Masks is a gem from black British filmmaker Isaac Julien and still feels as relevant and necessary today as it did twenty years ago. Based on Frantz Fanon’s […]

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Thursday, October 4, 2018 | Filed under: Cinema, Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers

UK Jewish Film Festival 2018

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The UK Jewish Film Festival, now in its 22nd year, presents the latest in contemporary British and international films reflecting Jewish stories and culture. The Festival is delighted to bring to GFT audiences two highlights from its programme of 85 new films. Itzhak celebrates the life of one of the most renowned violinists of his generation, and The […]

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Wednesday, October 3, 2018 | Filed under: Cinema, Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers

Brushes With War – WW1 Centenary Celebrations, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

To mark the 100th Anniversary of the end of WW1, and to coincide with the exhibition Brushes with War, the Alliance Française and the Goethe-Institut Glasgow, in partnership with the Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, are running different events throughout November, 2018 CONFERENCE Thursday 8th & Friday 9th November, 2018 at the Kelingrove Museum “World War One […]

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Fail Better Samhain Special

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28 October, 2018 Blackfriars, 36 Bell Street, Glasgow G1 1LG For a day and night of absolute belters and spooky entertainment in the best basement in the city. It’s that magical time of year so don yer most gruesome gladrags and best dookin for apples grins and come Fail Better for Halloween! Weans are welcome […]

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Sunday, September 30, 2018 | Filed under: Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers, Hallowe'en in Glasgow

Pre-loved Clothes Sale at Offshore

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Saturday the 29th of September, 2018 3 Gibson Street, Glasgow G12 8NU In a world full of fleeting fashion, find your own style… It’s that time again guys ECO WARRIORS , people of STYLE, PHILANTHROPISTS of the world – UNITE! After the success of their  last preloved clothes sale Offshore is hosting yet again another […]

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SQIFF 2018

5 – 9 December, 2018 SQIFF 2018 – FIRST EVENTS ANNOUNCED AND ON SALE! Opening Night Shorts– Wednesday 5 December – an exciting and boundary-pushing night of contemporary LGBTQ+ shorts from around the world, all seen in Scotland for the first time. Headlining is VISIBLE, created by SQIFF favourite Campbell X and Kayza Rose, who […]

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Stars for Star Child, Shawlands Academy 4 November, 2018

Another great fundraising event for Starchild  4 November, 2018 10 a,m. – 5 p.m. A fabulous opportuity to meet and be photographed with the ‘Stars’. Shawlands Academy, Moss Side Road, Glasgow G41 3RT

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Thursday, September 27, 2018 | Filed under: Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers, Starchild

“20 Seaward Street” Rehearsed Singing, The Drygate Glasgow

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6th and 7 October, 2018 Drygate, 85 Drygate, Glasgow G4 0UT “20 Seaward Street” is an unconventional fusion of opera, musical hall and jazz performed in Glaswegian vernacular by an international cast exploring what it is to be migrant. Set in 1960 it follows the fate of one family as they prepare to migrate from […]

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Sixth Jimmy Reid Annual Memorial Lecture 2018

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THURSDAY 27 SEPTEMBER, 2018 A future after Brexit. Unions and the Scandinavian Model of Social Democracy. Speaker FRANCES O’GRADY GENERAL SECRETARY, TRADES UNION CONGRESS Chairperson LYNN HENDERSON PRESIDENT SCOTTISH TRADES UNION CONGRESS This year marks the 150th anniversary of the formation of the TUC. As in 1868, workers and their organisations are under sustained attack […]

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Monday, September 24, 2018 | Filed under: Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers

Nathan Bell and Lynnie Carson, Glasgow Americana

7 October, 2018 St Andrews in the Square Nathan Bell He picked up glowing 5-star reviews for his album, I Don’t Do This for Love, I Do This for Love – a CD that deservedly won him huge media exposure. And, Nathan Bell ended 2017 on another high after being voted Male Performer of the […]

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Sunday, September 23, 2018 | Filed under: Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers, Gig Guide

Scottish Handmade Crafts, Gifts and Artists at Janet & John Glasgow

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Janet & John – promoting Scottish creativity. A haven for Scottish Handmade Crafts Intake of new artists and crafters Janet and John Upper Floor De Courcy’s Arcade Cresswell Lane T: 07731 768373Delightful gifts handcrafted by Scottish artisans Get that Autumn Feeling at Janet and John Delightful handcrafted gifts handcrafted by Scottish artisans Always something new […]

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Teenage Scream live Podcast Glasgow Libraries

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Wednesday 31 October, 2018 7 p.m. The Mitchell Library, North Street, Glasgow G3 7DN Hallowe’en in Glasgow A tap at the window, a creak on the stair and two manic redheads laughing like windchimes —that’s right! The podcast that lovingly dissects the best (and worst) of 90s teen horror is coming to the Mitchell this […]

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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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Dandiya Nights, Milngavie Town Hall October 2018

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DANDIYA NIGHTS ARE BACK WITH OUR BIGGEST BAND EVER!!   Dandiya nights will take place this year on the 19th & 20th October 2018   This year will be bigger, better and livelier than ever with an amazing 7 MEMBER BAND! SYMPHONY LIVE BAND from Leicester will be coming especially to Glasgow to perform all […]

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Saturday, September 15, 2018 | Filed under: Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers

Bloody Scotland, 2018

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21 – 23 September, 2018 Stirling Liam McIlvanney winner of Scottish Crime Book of the Year 2018 McIlvanney Prize Shortlist, Bloody Scotland 2018 Bloody Scotland has established itself as the leading Scottish International Crime Writing Festival. It all started in 2012 with acclaimed writers Lin Anderson and Alex Gray at the helm, then joined by […]

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Friday, September 14, 2018 | Filed under: Books, Talks, Poetry Events, Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers

Glasgow Youth Film Festival, School of Rock, Blythswood Hall.

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16 September, 2018 Pledge allegiance to the band of Mr. Schneebly at our pop-up screening of Richard Linklater’s classic School of Rock. Dewey Finn (Jack Black) poses as his roommate and secures a gig as a substitute teacher. When he finds out the class are musically talented, Dewey hatches a plan to win $25,000. All tickets £5.50.  How does […]

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Thursday, September 13, 2018 | Filed under: Cinema, Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers, Kids and young people

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