Kids and young people.

What’s on for kids and young people. Events for families and children in Glasgow.

Scotland Loves Anime Glasgow Film Theatre

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12 – 14 October, 2018 Scotland Loves Anime is back for its 9th year, boasting an incredible array of stunning anime films. With 4 UK premieres and 1 European premiere, plus join us for a Q&A with director Kazuto Nakazawa after B: The Beginning. It’s a special year for anime fans! Films in this Season Image for […]

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Thursday, October 11, 2018 | Filed under: Cinema, Kids and young people

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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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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Glasgow Youth Film Festival 2018 – Audience Figures Doubled

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Glasgow Youth Film Festival 10th Anniversary Edition Doubled Audience Figures from 2017. One of the most innovative youth film festivals in Europe, Glasgow Youth Film Festival (GYFF) took place 14 – 16 September 2018, celebrating both its 10th anniversary edition and Scotland’s Year of Young People. Programmed by GYFF Young Programmers aged 15 – 19, […]

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Thursday, September 27, 2018 | Filed under: Cinema, Kids and young people

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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Glasgow Youth Film Festival – 10th Anniversary

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Opening Gala – Anna and the Apocalypse Festival runs from 14 – 16 September, 2018 Glasgow Youth Film Festival celebrates 10th Anniversary with exciting new creative and Scottish production Anna and the Apocalypse  at Opening Gala One of the most innovative youth film festivals in Europe, Glasgow Youth Film Festival (GYFF) returns from 14 – […]

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Thursday, September 13, 2018 | Filed under: Cinema, Kids and young people

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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The Mask of Zorro, Blythswood Hall, Glasgow

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Part of Glasgow Youth Film Festival 16 September, 2018 Don Diego de la Vega (Anthony Hopkins) has a hidden identity as the masked crusader Zorro. After de la Vega’s untimely death, Alejandro takes up the mantle from his mentor, fighting for justice, and for the love of Elena (Catherine Zeta-Jones). Zorro masks and swords at […]

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Worlds of Ursula K. Le Guin, Glasgow Youth Film Festival

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16 September, 2018 Major feminist author Ursula K. Le Guin paved the way for women and other marginalised writers. Best known for the Earthsea chronicles, her pioneering books examine society through the lens of science fiction and fantasy, as she staked her claim in traditionally male-dominated literary genres. This National Endowment for the Arts and […]

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Darkstar Academy Course for Kids Hillhead Sports Club

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10 – 16 year olds Sunday 16 September, 2018 Hillhead Sports Club, 32 Hughenden Rd, Glasgow G12 9XP At Hughenden on SUNDAY 16 SEPTEMBER (6pm) – the free taster session for DARKSTAR THEATRE ACADEMY’s CREATIVE AND PERFORMANCE COURSE for 10 to 16s who want to act, sing, dance, direct, produce. Learn more at darkstaracademy.co.uk/ Hotline: 07780 981 306 […]

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Patrick at GFT, Take 2 Free Family Film

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Saturday 8 September, 2018 . 11.30 p.m. Glasgow Young Scot or Kidz Card holders and an accompanying parent / carer get free tickets to this show by showing their Young Scot or Kidz Card at the Box Office. All other tickets are £5.50 (plus £1.50 for 3D screenings). Each £5.50 child’s ticket also admits one […]

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Friday, September 7, 2018 | Filed under: Cinema, Kids and young people

Young People invited to Meet Mhairi Black M.P., Clydebank

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Monday 24 September, 2018  7 p.m. until 9 p.m. The Titan, 1710 Great Western Road, Glasgow G81 2XT Clydebank SNP invites young people across West and East Dunbartonshire to meet Mhairi Black MP. Please get in touch via Facebook or email events@clydebanksnp.org for a ticket code, specifying if you are under 30, which town/village your reside […]

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Late Night: Superbad, Glasgow Youth Film Festival

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14 September, 2018 – 11 p.m. A classic comedy featuring early roles for some of today’s biggest stars, including the film debut of Oscar-winner Emma Stone. Best mates Seth and Evan are about to leave high school and embark on college life. Before they do, they want to initiate their sex lives and mix with […]

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Saturday, September 1, 2018 | Filed under: Cinema, Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers, Kids and young people

#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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Glasgow Youth Film Festival, 10 Anniversary Edition Programme (2018)

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Glasgow Youth Film Festival 10th Anniversary Edition Programme Announced: Skate Kitchen + Q&A, Never Goin’ Back, Late Night: Superbad, pop-up screening of School of Rock and more One of the most innovative youth film festivals in Europe Glasgow Youth Film Festival (GYFF) returns from 14 – 16 September 2018, celebrating both its 10th anniversary edition […]

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NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL RETURNS TO SCOTLAND TO SEARCH FOR STAR ROLES

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SPARKLE & SHINE! NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL Are you a young, budding performer who sparkles and shines on stage? Well, today is your lucky day because the producers of Nativity! The Musical are returning to Scotland to find more children aged 9-12 to star in the Glasgow and Edinburgh leg of the production’s 2018 UK tour. Bright, […]

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Wednesday, August 8, 2018 | Filed under: Kids and young people, What's on in Glasgow: Theatre and Comedy

Broomhill Sports Club, Football for Girls

Broomhill Sports Club is gearing up for a new season of sport and  the West End Inclusive Community Club is starting a new Girls’ Football section Autumn, 2018. Sessions will take place on Mondays and Thursdays at Hyndland Secondary School, 74 Lauderdale Gardens, Glasgow G12 9RQ The sessions are open to any Girls in P4 to S6. In […]

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Royston Youth Action, Community Fun Day 2018

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Saturday 4 August, 2018 12 – 4 p.m. Free Inflatables, Face Painting, Food, Raffle and much more. Donations for raffle welcome. Glenconner Park, Royston, Glasgow Event on Facebook On Twitter @RYA_YOUTHCLUB

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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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Activity and Nature Discovery Day at Bowling Harbour

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Saturday, 4 August, 2018 11 – 4 p.m. Fun day of activities including canoeing, paddle boarding and zorbing at BHive at Bowling Harbour’s Activity & Nature Discovery Day. BHive Activity HubArch 1 Bowling Harbour, Bowling G60 5AF Special discounts on canoeing, paddle boarding and zorbing, plus free natural crafts and games. A mini-bioblitz will be […]

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Kids’ Scrapbook Workshop, Cottiers

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22 Julyy, 2018 Suitable for ages 6 – 12 Try something a little different with this kids scrapbooking workshop. Bring along photographs and souvenirs from holidays, special occasions and anything else you love and Louisa will help your little ones display them in a fun layout using lots of awesome craft materials. You will receive […]

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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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Celebrating 80 years of the Beano, National Library of Scotland, Kelvin Hall

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Celebrating the 80th anniversary of the Beano comic with a day of fun and mischief! 28 July, 2018 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Glasgow Museums and the National Library of Scotland at Kelvin Hall, 1445 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AW Free drop-in event (no booking required) National Library of Scotland at Kelvin Hall   Celebrate […]

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Roald Dahl Film Festival at The Seamore, West End Festival 2018

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Saturay 30 June, 2018 at 10.30 a.m. Come along and celebrate the works of the most phizz-whizzing children’s writer of our lifetime! The Seamore will be showing two Roald Dahl film adaptations over the festival period – the original Charlie & the Chocolate Factory and Fantastic Mr. Fox. With a buffet breakfast for the kids, […]

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Isla and Pickle: The Highland Show – Hillhead Library, West End Festival

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  Saturday 23 June, 2018 at 2pm With llustrator and author Kate McLelland At Hillhead Library – the wonderful illustrator and author Kate McLelland, bestselling illustrator of ‘There Was a Wee Lassie Who Swallowed a Midgie’ – Isla and her best friend Pickle, an adorable miniature Shetland pony, can’t wait to take part in the […]

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Saturday, June 23, 2018 | Filed under: Kids and young people, West End Festival Glasgow

The National Theatre of Scotland presents: The Reason I Jump, West End Festival 2018

At The Children’s Wood and North Kelvin Meadow  11 to 23 June 2018                        Opening performance on 12 June 2018 at 7pm. Part of the West End Festival Booking details See Local Ticket Offer The Reason I Jump Based on the book by Naoki Higashida,translated […]

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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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Gaelic Sport and Fun Day St Fillans, Glasgow

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Gather the family and come and come along for a fantastic day. Saturday, 9 June, 2018 St Filan’s Primary, 20 Crompton Ave, Glasgow G44 5AF On the day there will be… Bouncy castles 🎉 Barbecue 🍔 Live music 🎤 Come and try gaelic football ⚽️ and hurling. While live games also. Tombola 🎁 Home baking […]

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Moana Sing a long, GFT

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Monday 28 May, 2018 –  3.20 p.m. The song-packed story of Moana and her adventures comes to GFT for an unmissable one-off event. On the island of Motunui, young Moana lives a sheltered life of ease and contentment. But when an ancient curse threatens the island, Moana breaks with tradition and sets out across the sea to find the trickster demigod Maui […]

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Friday, May 25, 2018 | Filed under: Cinema, Kids and young people

The Sparkle Horse Baby Disco

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Sunday 27 May, 2018 Last Sunday of the month means baby disco time. Doors are at 12 with DJing form 1pm to 3pm provided by the very excellent Gavin Dunbar off of the Camera Obscuras. Free entry as always. The Sparkle Horse, 16 Dowanhill Street, G11 5QS Event on Facebook

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