Community event.

Beginners Bird I.D.

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Thursday, 13 May 2021 from 2 p.m. – 3.30 p.m. The Beginners Bird ID online session aims to introduce participants to some basic knowledge of identifying our feathered friends. Free Online event Register Eventbrite Event by TCV Scotland The Beginners Bird ID online session aims to introduce participants to some basic knowledge of identifying our feathered […]

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Little Garden Baby Group – Woodlands Community

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10 May, 2021 from 10 a.m. until 12 noon Meets every Monday  Register Eventbrite Event by Woodlands Community Free Have you had a baby during lock down? Woodlands Little Garden baby group meets every Monday from 10am until midday. If you have a baby ranging in age from newborn to 18 months this is for […]

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Woodlands Anti Racist Community Library Launch

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Saturday, 1 May, 2021 – 11 a.m. until 1.30 p.m. Woodlands Community new Anti-Racist Community Library will officially open Satuday 1 May, 2021 in the Millennium Park. After this launch, the library will be located there fortnightly on Saturdays between 11am-1pm. Please come along for the in person launch and come check out a free […]

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Maryhill Matters May Day Matters

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Saturday 1 May at 12 p.m. Event by Maryhill Matters The Whitehouse 1641 Maryhill Road Price: free · Duration: 4 hr Facebook Join the event over a coffee for a completely informal networking opportunity linking local organisations with the community • Find out what’s going on in Maryhill • Feed in your ideas • Enjoy […]

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Greenpeace Glasgow Group joins nationwide protest against deep sea mining

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Over the weekend of 24th-25th April, volunteers from Greenpeace Glasgow Group took part in a nationwide protest calling for the UK Government to ensure our oceans are off-limits to deep sea mining. Volunteers photographed home-made banners along the Kelvin Walkway, Lomond Shores, Balloch and Dumbarton Rock. Images from the Glasgow Greenpeace Group’s protests, along with […]

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Monday, April 26, 2021 | Filed under: Community event, Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers

Woodlands Climate Action 2021 Coffee Chats – COP26 and Local Climate Action

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Monday 12 April, 2021 at 12.00 p.m. Event by Woodlands Community Online event – COP26 and Local Climate Action Price: free Public · Anyone on or off Facebook There is a lot to feel nervous about these days, and while the effects of the pandemic are often in the forefront of most of our minds, many of […]

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Thursday, April 8, 2021 | Filed under: Community event, Woodlands Community Garden

Launch of The Ship Yard Project

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Iconic Venue Celebrating Shipbuilding and Marine Heritage of the Clyde Public Consultation The Ship Yard Trust is today (29 March, 2021) launching the public consultation and engagement phase of their project to design and build an iconic venue to celebrate the shipbuilding and marine engineering heritage of the Clyde. Mission Statement The great industrial achievements […]

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Monday, March 29, 2021 | Filed under: Community event, Pat's Home Page Blog

Introduction to Birding With Scott Rogers (V)

Online Event – 17 March, 2021 5.30 p.m. Event by Woodlands Community Online: woodlandscommunity.org.uk Free Back by popular demand, this next session of Introduction to Birding will cover a few more calls and songs of common birds in Glasgow. Scott will attempt to improve on his impressions as well! This time of year is when ducks start […]

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Tuesday, March 16, 2021 | Filed under: Community event, Woodlands Community Garden, Zoom and online events

Ours – Film Premiere – Community Action Govanhill

Sunday, 21 March, 2021 at 7 p.m (preview) Event by Govanhill Baths Community Trust Online with Facebook Live Free OURS is a short film made to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the occupation of Govanhill Baths and the start of the community’s fight to save the pool. It follows the inspirational journey of Govanhill Baths; […]

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Spring Fling Queen Margaret Drive

22 – 28 March, 2021  Queen Margaret Drive Community and Teresa Lowe Online event Free Spring forward with the QMD Community this March for a fabulous Spring Fling featuring a range of fun and free online activities for all including: Window Wonderland Artist Shop Window Takeover! Sun 28th March 11-4pm Online Street Festival featuring music performances, workshops […]

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Zero Waste Sunday Social – fast fashion and textile waste

Sunday 28 February, 2021 – 3 p.m. Woodland Community – Online Waste is a huge problem for our local and global environment. Most of our waste goes to landfill and creates harmful greenhouse gasses – CO2 and methane – which contributes to global warming accelerating climate change as well as the plastic particles polluting our […]

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Glesga Banter: Celebration of Weegie Culture

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Thursday, 25 February, 2021 at 6 p.m. Online Event by Bhasha Glasgow Language Festival and Thriving Places Govanhill Free Sign up for event An hour of wee stories, poetry, and song Hosted by Marion Nisbet a community councillor in Govanhill, an antiracist, antipoverty feminist who enjoys growing food, community and resistance. Marion will be joined by her […]

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Greenpeace – Kelvin Way’s Low-Traffic Neighbourhood

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Greenpeace Glasgow Group celebrates Kelvin Way’s Low-Traffic Neighbourhood with community art drop. On Valentine’s weekend 2021 volunteers from Greenpeace Glasgow Group hosted a Covid-compliant community art drop on Kelvin Way. The art drop celebrated Low Traffic Neighbourhoods and twinned the Kelvin Way’s bike lane with the Isle Of Arran to promote better-connected transport routes. People […]

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World Food Day 2020 – Propogate Scotland

Join Propagate Scotland to celebrate World Food Day on Friday 16th of October 2020! Throughout the day, there will be hosting garden tours, cooking demos, how-to videos, a film screening and discussion panel and. of course, digital Gardener’s Question Time! Events will be a mix of livestreamed and pre-recorded events for you to enjoy. There […]

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Fly your flag in Woodlands!

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Woodlands Community Garden Please join  in a collective project to create a set of bright flags, reflecting on how the past six months has affected you. Bring a splash of colour and a feeling of solidarity to the community, whether that’s with messages of activism, hope, kindness, sadness or struggle. Come along in your own […]

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The Glasgow Diet – Discussion Event

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21 September, 2020, 7. 00 p.m. – 8.30 p.m. The Past, The Pandemic & Preparing for our Future. A Film Discussion and Local Food System Panel Zev Robinson Glasgow Community Food Network GreenCity Wholefoods Locavore Hosted by Woodlands Community Zev Robinson’s 2019 documentary “The Glasgow Diet” ONLINE EVENT. About the Film ‘The Glasgow Diet” is about the evolution […]

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Monday, September 14, 2020 | Filed under: Cinema, Community event, Woodlands Community Garden, Zoom and online events

Big Wednesday Night Quiz QMU

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Wednesday, 16 September 2020 from 19:00-21:00 (and every Wednesday) Hosted by Queen Margaret Union – QMU DO YOU LIKE FEELING SMART? DO YOU WANT TO FLEX ON OTHER PEOPLE? THEN WE HAVE A QUIZ FOR YOU! The Big Wednesday Night Pub Quiz returns this year (subject to guidance from Nicola herself). A pure enjoyable night […]

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A Very Quiet Street – exploring Glasgow’s history with Zoe Strachan and Louise Welsh

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A Very Quiet Street? Exploring the hidden histories of West Princes Street and Queens Crescent. About this Event Writers Zoë Strachan and Louise Welsh lead a half-mile walk along West Princes Street & Queen’s Crescent engaging with two hundred years of social and cultural history, including North Atlantic slavery, city planning, art, literature, music, crime, […]

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Govanhill Baths Archive Showcase

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29 August, 2020 at 12:00 – 30 August, 2020 at 17:00 The Deep End, 21 Nithsdale Street, G41 2PZ Hosted by Govanhill International Festival and Carnival Discover the objects, documents, photographs, banners and audio-visual material, which will tel the story of Govanhill Baths from its use as an Edwardian Baths and Wash-House, to the Save […]

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Celebrating Ten Years of Woodlands Community Garden

19 and 20 September, 2020 Woodlands Community Garden, 91 – 101 West Prince Street, Glasgow G4 9BY Woodlands Community Garden and online celebrating 10 years of the Woodlands Community Garden at Woodlands Workspace. A weekend of walk through, socially distanced activities to celebrate the story of the garden and highlight some of  Woodlands Community Development […]

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Zine Making, Govanhill Book Festival 2020

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Community Building and Anti-racism: Zine-making with Glasgow Zine Library Monday 24 August, 2020 6:00pm Register Online Zines are a creative and effective way to express yourself and to share a message. They are used by groups to organise and activate others, and as a platform to create communities in marginalised groups seeking alternative DIY methods […]

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Thursday, August 20, 2020 | Filed under: Community event, Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers

Govanhill International Festival 2020

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21 until 31 August, 2020 Govanhill International Festival – now in its fourth year, is an anti-racist festival. It celebrates the contribution immigrants have made to the diversity, culture, community and the rich history of the area. Elven days of film, music, books, talks, walks, art, kids activities and more! Join in and celebrate the […]

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Summer Art Sessions Woodlands Community

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Wednesday, 8th July, 2020 at 2 p.m. (And three following Wednesdays at 2) Families and Children Sam Macgregor is a local artist, who offers workshops based around the environment and recycling through her company Funk-yard Arts. She is currently training to become an art therapist with an interest in how making art can impact positively […]

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Black Lives Matter – Anti-Racism Community Reflection on Zoom

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Wednesday, 17 June, 2020 5.30 p.m.- 7 p.m. Woodlands Community have been doing a lot reflecting about their response to the current international outcry for racial justice. They realise that though posting on social media can show momentary solidarity for Black Lives, a true commitment to anti-racist work is shown in the days, months and […]

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Saturday, June 13, 2020 | Filed under: Community event, Woodlands Community Garden, Zoom and online events

Create & Connect Showcase. Glasgow Women’s Library

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Wednesday 3 June, 2020, 6pm – 7.30pm New writing from the GWL Create and Connect writing group. Hear work from new members of the Glasgow Women’s Library’s Spring Create and Connect group in a magical evening of poetry, prose, storytelling and – most importantly – creating and connecting. Facilitated by Titilayo Farukuoye, this online showcase […]

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Singing with Beth, Live on Facebook

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Wednesday 3 June, and 10 June at 12.30 p.m. Govanhill Baths Community Trust Needing a boost?! Join Beth to learn some uplifting songs and connect to your community through video. On Facebook Live every Wednesday from 12.30pm. Singing is a fantastic way to improve your physical and mental health and release some much needed Endorphins […]

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Women Writers: Maria Marchinadu, Tracy Patrick and Eloise Oui

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Tuesday, 26 May, 2020 7.30 p.m. – 10.30 p.m. CHEEKY BESOM PRODUCTIONS: ’Artists with Attitude’ Presents Glasgow Literary Lounge, Calton Bar, 415 London Rd, G40 1AG A Monthly (4th Tuesday) East End Showcase of Literary Arts & Culture In Partnership La poesía in acción universal por la paz @Calton Bar Glasgow Three Women Writers: Maria […]

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Govanhill International Women’s Day 2020

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6 March, 2020 10 a.m. – 3.30 p.m. At The Point, 180 Queen’s Drive, G42 8QD Govanhill will be celebrating International Women’s Day on Friday the 6th of March. Local women will be marking the annual event with a day long programme of talks, workshops, arts activities and more. The event will highlight the truly […]

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Befriending Food Experience, Games and Grub

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Sunday 15 March, 2020, 3 p.m. – 8 p.m. Come along and join the fun Good Grub and Games with Befriending Food Experience – traditional board games and cards plus Santino’s special Mediterranean food. Elderpark Centre, 82 Elderpark St, Glasgow G51 3ST £5 at door (booking essential as numbers limited) – Phone Ann: 07872 549650 […]

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Thursday, March 5, 2020 | Filed under: Community event, Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers

Five Ways to Wellbeing Children’s Wood and North Kelvin Meadow

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Wednesdays 4 – 25 March, 2020,  11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Free course The Children’s Wood and North Kelvin Meadow, Kelbourne/Sanda/Clouston Street, G20 8QW Come along to North Kelvin Meadow to a Forest School inspired mental health programme. This slow paced programme will incorporate five different strands which have been shown to support mental health: […]

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