Talks And Lectures events in Lanarkshire

View all the upcoming Talks And Lectures events taking place throughout Lanarkshire below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Lanarkshire

MSS Lanarkshire - Time To Chat Sessions

MSS Lanarkshire - Time To Chat Sessions

Selected dates between 30th September 2020 - 8th December 2020
Online Event Lanarkshire

MS Society Scotland are working with their Lanarkshire local Group, and local health care professionals, to offer self management support sessions to people living with MS in Lanarkshire.
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MS Newly Diagnosed - What’s Next?

MS Newly Diagnosed - What’s Next?

16th November 2020 - 7th December 2020
Online Event Lanarkshire

The MS Society Lanarkshire project are running newly diagnosed online sessions, designed to help you understand and self manage your MS symptoms and also speak to others with MS.
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Virtual workshop: Permaculture - the future of food production?

Virtual workshop: Permaculture - the future of food production?

3rd December 2020
Online Event Lanarkshire

This workshop will discuss the principles behind permanent agriculture, and will explore whether it has the potential to feed the world in an environmentally sustainable way.
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‘Magic of Lapland’ Nature Talk

‘Magic of Lapland’ Nature Talk

10th December 2020
Online Event Lanarkshire

Ahead of Christmas, join Stuart Ritchie, Educational Gardener at Castlebank Horticultural Centre for a look at one of the most unique places on planet Earth, Lapland on the edge of the Arctic Circle!
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Still Gaun! - CANCELLED

Still Gaun! - CANCELLED

9th April 2021

Still Game stars Mark Cox (Tam), Jane McCarry (Isa) & Paul Riley (Winston) are coming to Motherwell Concert Hall for an evening of fun, laughter and memories of the hit show!
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Sir Ranulph Fiennes: Living Dangerously

Sir Ranulph Fiennes: Living Dangerously

28th April 2021

Sir Ranulph Fiennes' endeavours have pushed his endurance levels to the limits, inspiring generations and making him a pioneer of exploration join him for an evening at Motherwell Concert Hall!
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Events in East Renfrewshire

East Renfrewshire Carers Centre - Action For Happiness

East Renfrewshire Carers Centre - Action For Happiness

7th December 2020

Karen and Lorraine from East Renfrewshire Carers Centre will be holding the next Action for Happiness online gathering on 7th December at 11am!

Find out about East Renfrewshire Carers Centre - Action For Happiness on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Mythical Monarchs

Mythical Monarchs

5th November 2020 - 30th November 2020

Come along to the Palace of Holyroodhouse and here the tales about some of Scotland's mythical monarchs in our drop-in talks this November!

Find out about Mythical Monarchs on What's On Edinburgh
Traverse Podcasts

Traverse Podcasts

25th November 2020 - 31st December 2020

The Traverse Podcast is a series of conversations between Traverse’s Co-Artistic Director Designate Debbie Hannan and the most exciting and innovative theatremakers, creatives and cultural figures.

Find out about Traverse Podcasts on What's On Edinburgh
Reminiscences of a Jacobite.  Inside the Mind of Prince Charles Edward Stuart

Reminiscences of a Jacobite. Inside the Mind of Prince Charles Edward Stuart

5th December 2020

December 5th is the 275th anniversary of the Jacobite Council of War at Derby and is being marked by an online talk to introduce ‘Reminiscences of a Jacobite’, published this month by Birlinn.

Potted Pathology Part 3: Allergy and Pathologies of the Immune System

Potted Pathology Part 3: Allergy and Pathologies of the Immune System

7th December 2020

Join Professor Ken Donaldson, Senior Research Fellow in the Surgeons Hall Museums, for Potted Pathology Part 3: Allergy and Pathologies of the Immune System!

Christmas Past, Christmas Present

Christmas Past, Christmas Present

9th December 2020

Join the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh on Wednesday 9th December to uncover the past and present of festive maladies!

Find out about Christmas Past, Christmas Present on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: The Japan/Glasgow Connection

Lecture: The Japan/Glasgow Connection

14th January 2021

Dr Saeko Yazaki discusses the vibrant intellectual and cultural exchange between Japan and Glasgow in the 1870s.

Find out about Lecture: The Japan/Glasgow Connection on What's On Edinburgh
Digital Lecture: Heroines of the Canongate: Women as Urban and Social Reformers in the Edwardian Old Town

Digital Lecture: Heroines of the Canongate: Women as Urban and Social Reformers in the Edwardian Old Town

20th January 2021

This talk by Dr Elizabeth Darling offers a different account of urban reform in Edwardian Edinburgh.

Salad Fingers + Q&A With Creator David Firth

Salad Fingers + Q&A With Creator David Firth

26th January 2021

Head along to the Stand Edinburgh on January 26th for an evening of mind melting animation, featuring Salad Fingers creator David Firth!

Find out about Salad Fingers + Q&A With Creator David Firth on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: Beyond Hornel: Scottish Photographers in Meiji Japan

Lecture: Beyond Hornel: Scottish Photographers in Meiji Japan

28th January 2021

This talk will examine the history of Scottish expatriates in nineteenth-century Japan and their contribution to the photography networks and communities in their adopted country.

Lecture: Broughton House & Garden

Lecture: Broughton House & Garden

29th January 2021

Join Dr Samuel Gallacher for a talk on Broughton House & Garden. The property is home to many of the paintings and photographs on display in the exhibition E. A. Hornel: From Camera to Canvas.

Find out about Lecture: Broughton House & Garden on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: Artist, Model, Collector: Photography in the Life and Work of Mary Cameron

Lecture: Artist, Model, Collector: Photography in the Life and Work of Mary Cameron

12th February 2021

This lecture offers fresh insights into a fascinating artist. Dr Helen Scott is Curator of Fine Art at the City Art Centre, and author of Mary Cameron: Life in Paint.

Documentation and Digitisation of Historic Photographs at the National Trust for Scotland Lecture

Documentation and Digitisation of Historic Photographs at the National Trust for Scotland Lecture

25th February 2021

In this talk, Lily Barnes will pull back the curtain on the intricacies of working hands-on with historic photographs.

Lecture: Through the Artist’s Gaze: The Feminine Ideal in E.A. Hornel’s Work

Lecture: Through the Artist’s Gaze: The Feminine Ideal in E.A. Hornel’s Work

11th March 2021

Marianne Fossaluzza, a PhD student in Visual Culture at the University of Aberdeen, gives this lecture on The Feminine Ideal in E.A. Hornel’s Work.

Lecture: Bright Shadows: Scottish Art in the 1920s

Lecture: Bright Shadows: Scottish Art in the 1920s

12th March 2021

The 1920s was a period of contrasts: This lecture explores the events, ideas and styles that shaped Scottish art during this fascinating decade.

Find out about Lecture: Bright Shadows: Scottish Art in the 1920s on What's On Edinburgh
Francis Rossi: I Talk Too Much

Francis Rossi: I Talk Too Much

19th March 2021

Legendary Status Quo lead singer Francis Rossi will share the extraordinary secrets of his 50-plus years in rock'n'roll when he takes to the stage for an intimate evening of chat and music.

Find out about Francis Rossi: I Talk Too Much on What's On Edinburgh
Still Gaun! - CANCELLED

Still Gaun! - CANCELLED

20th March 2021

Still Game stars Mark Cox (Tam), Jane McCarry (Isa) & Paul Riley (Winston) are coming to the Howden Park Centre for an evening of fun, laughter and memories of the hit show!

Find out about Still Gaun! - CANCELLED on What's On Edinburgh
William Shatner and Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan - CANCELLED

William Shatner and Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan - CANCELLED

28th March 2021

Set your phasers to fun! Prepare to be beamed up for an unforgettable night with the original ‘Captain James T. Kirk’, award-winning actor William Shatner.

Yotam Ottolenghi: A life in flavour

Yotam Ottolenghi: A life in flavour

12th April 2021

An exclusive opportunity to hear directly from Yotam Ottolenghi about his life in flavour, and find inspiration for your own cooking.

Find out about Yotam Ottolenghi: A life in flavour on What's On Edinburgh
Still Gaun! - CANCELLED

Still Gaun! - CANCELLED

14th April 2021

Still Game stars Mark Cox (Tam), Jane McCarry (Isa) & Paul Riley (Winston) are coming to the Festival Theatre Edinburgh for an evening of fun, laughter and memories of the hit show!

Find out about Still Gaun! - CANCELLED on What's On Edinburgh
Proposed and Seconded: The Royal Scottish Academy Nomination Books of the 1920s

Proposed and Seconded: The Royal Scottish Academy Nomination Books of the 1920s

13th May 2021

This talk given by Alice Strang will focus on the women artists proposed and seconded for election by male allies, including Dorothy Johnstone, Cecile Walton and John Duncan.

Lecture: Roaring Sound: The Instruments of the Jazz Era

Lecture: Roaring Sound: The Instruments of the Jazz Era

19th May 2021

This talk will give a brief introduction of jazz as a style of music and explore the different instruments played in a typical jazz band of the 1920s.

Find out about Lecture: Roaring Sound: The Instruments of the Jazz Era on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: Working with Ian Hamilton Finlay

Lecture: Working with Ian Hamilton Finlay

29th May 2021

Robin Gillanders gives this talk on his experience working on collaborative projects with Ian Hamiton Finlay between 1994 until his death in 2006.

Find out about Lecture: Working with Ian Hamilton Finlay on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: The Four Seasons in Full Sail: A Year in the Garden at Little Sparta

Lecture: The Four Seasons in Full Sail: A Year in the Garden at Little Sparta

2nd June 2021

The garden at Little Sparta is Ian Hamilton Finlay’s greatest work of art. In this talk George Gilliland, Head Gardener at Little Sparta, gives a brief description of its themes, content & planting.

Lecture: Patrick Geddes’ Evergreen and Charles Mackie

Lecture: Patrick Geddes’ Evergreen and Charles Mackie

3rd June 2021

Murdo Macdonald gives this talk on Patrick Geddes’ Evergreen and Charles Mackie at City Art Centre on Thursday 3rd June.

Find out about Lecture: Patrick Geddes’ Evergreen and Charles Mackie on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: The Brave New World of Edwardian Book Illustration and Design

Lecture: The Brave New World of Edwardian Book Illustration and Design

4th June 2021

Join Jonathan Wild, Senior Lecturer in English Literature at the University of Edinburgh, for this talk on the design and illustration of books during the Edwardian period.

In Conversation with the Sopranos

In Conversation with the Sopranos

14th June 2021

Get the real story behind what Vanity Fair called “the greatest pop-culture masterpiece of its day” when three of The Sopranos’ most iconic cast members sit down for a chat.

Find out about In Conversation with the Sopranos on What's On Edinburgh
Leith 2020: An Archival look at Leith

Leith 2020: An Archival look at Leith

16th June 2021

This talk at Lauriston Castle explores the rich heritage of Leith and its unique identity.

Find out about Leith 2020: An Archival look at Leith on What's On Edinburgh
Leith 2020: Leith Theatre Past Present and Future

Leith 2020: Leith Theatre Past Present and Future

23rd June 2021

The joint speakers will outline the chequered history of Leith Theatre, where it is now and where it might go in the future.

Find out about Leith 2020: Leith Theatre Past Present and Future on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: Charles H. Mackie: Colour and Light

Lecture: Charles H. Mackie: Colour and Light

25th June 2021

This lecture will set Charles H. Mackie’s art in the context of his life. His Scottish artistic roots underpinned his engagement with French art and continental ideas.

Find out about Lecture: Charles H. Mackie: Colour and Light on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: Victorian Spiritualism: The Fox Sisters and the World they Created

Lecture: Victorian Spiritualism: The Fox Sisters and the World they Created

26th June 2021

Ash Pryce is a stage mentalist and founder of the Edinburgh Skeptics society. In his first traditional lecture in more than a decade, he will be looking at the world of the Victorian Occult.

Lecture: Addressing slavery and Empire at the National Trust for Scotland

Lecture: Addressing slavery and Empire at the National Trust for Scotland

29th June 2021

Join Jennifer Melville, Head of Curatorial & Conservation Services at the National Trust for Scotland, for this lecture at Lauriston Castle!

Exhibition Tour: Charles H. Mackie: Colour and Light

Exhibition Tour: Charles H. Mackie: Colour and Light

2nd July 2021

This tour will focus on key aspects of Charles H. Mackie’s development as an artist, highlighting his range and versatility in oil, watercolour and print.

Find out about Exhibition Tour: Charles H. Mackie: Colour and Light on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: With the Royal Scots in Gallipoli

Lecture: With the Royal Scots in Gallipoli

5th July 2021

This lecture explores the journey of The Dardenelles - Edinburgh's Royal Scots Territorials - who were the first waves of the seaborne offensive that aimed to end WW1.

Find out about Lecture: With the Royal Scots in Gallipoli on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: Playing with the Past

Lecture: Playing with the Past

7th July 2021

What can Archaeology tell us about the world’s most popular sport? Archaeology Scotland will discuss some of its and others recent work on the archaeology and history of Football.

Find out about Lecture: Playing with the Past on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: Murder, Power and … Pineapples?

Lecture: Murder, Power and … Pineapples?

21st July 2021

Come along for a talk from archaeologist Doug Rocks-Macqueen about recent excavations of pineries in the Lothians and Falkirk!

Find out about Lecture: Murder, Power and … Pineapples? on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: Playing Cricket with the Nabis: Charles H. Mackie’s French Connections

Lecture: Playing Cricket with the Nabis: Charles H. Mackie’s French Connections

30th July 2021

This lecture given by Belinda Thomson, Honorary Professor in art history at the University of Edinburgh, examines the influences of French Art in the work of Charles H. Mackie.

Lecture: A Curious Flowering: The Hydros in Scotland in the 19th Century

Lecture: A Curious Flowering: The Hydros in Scotland in the 19th Century

10th August 2021

Join Jane Neil-MacLachlan, writer and novelist under the pen name of Jane Tulloch, for this lecture on Hydropathic institutions in Scotland in the 19th Century!

Lecture: The Morton Photography Project at the National Trust for Scotland

Lecture: The Morton Photography Project at the National Trust for Scotland

19th August 2021

Dr Antonia Laurence Allen will share collections, stories and projects from properties as diverse as Canna House, Brodie Castle and Tenement House at Lauriston Castle on 19th August.

Lecture: Earls, Maids, Dames and Gardeners

Lecture: Earls, Maids, Dames and Gardeners

24th August 2021

Vicky Garrington shares some key pieces from Edinburgh Museums & Galleries large and important costume collection.

Find out about Lecture: Earls, Maids, Dames and Gardeners on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: Ghosts of Edinburgh

Lecture: Ghosts of Edinburgh

4th September 2021

Join Ash Pryce, stage mentalist and former Ghost Tour Guide, as he tells tales of Edinburgh’s old and ghostly world!

Find out about Lecture: Ghosts of Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: Heroines of the Canongate: Women as Urban and Social Reformers in the Edwardian Old Town

Lecture: Heroines of the Canongate: Women as Urban and Social Reformers in the Edwardian Old Town

8th September 2021

This talk offers a different account of urban reform in Edwardian Edinburgh. It explores the many people who worked together to change the living conditions of the communities in the city’s Old Town

Lecture: Enlightened Golfers

Lecture: Enlightened Golfers

10th September 2021

This talk given by Jim Scanlon, a member of Leith local history society and Leith Rules Golf Society, will explore the variety of notable people who have played golf on Leith Links.

Find out about Lecture: Enlightened Golfers on What's On Edinburgh
Leith 2020: Leith: HQ of the Trainspotting Phenomenon.

Leith 2020: Leith: HQ of the Trainspotting Phenomenon.

14th September 2021

Irvine Welsh’s Trainspotting, now indelibly part of Leith’s legacy with international recognition, deserves more credit and study than it gets. Tim Bell will explore how Leith is presented.

Find out about Leith 2020: Leith: HQ of the Trainspotting Phenomenon. on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: Charles Hodge Mackie and the Celtic Revival in Scotland and France

Lecture: Charles Hodge Mackie and the Celtic Revival in Scotland and France

17th September 2021

This lecture explores the influence of both Scottish and French art on Charles Mackie through a consideration of the work he produced in the 1890s.

Levison Wood: The Art of Exploration

Levison Wood: The Art of Exploration

23rd September 2021

Join critically acclaimed author and explorer Levison Wood as he takes to the stage for his third UK tour, The Art of Exploration.

Find out about Levison Wood: The Art of Exploration on What's On Edinburgh
Burns V McGonagall: An evening with Scotland’s best poet and arguably the worst!

Burns V McGonagall: An evening with Scotland’s best poet and arguably the worst!

24th September 2021

William McGonagall has long been regarded as ‘the worst poet in the history of the English language’. Join Scots actor Jock Ferguson for an evening of anecdotes and stories and a wee dram in betwe

Lecture: Discovering Leith through Maps

Lecture: Discovering Leith through Maps

5th October 2021

This lecture given by Laragh Quinney will consider how Leith has been depicted on maps from the 16th century to the present day.

Find out about Lecture: Discovering Leith through Maps on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: A Guid Cause Maks a Strong Arm

Lecture: A Guid Cause Maks a Strong Arm

7th October 2021

This talk explores the ‘gists, the ‘gettes and the fight for female emancipation, viewed by some as a campaign and by others as a war.

Find out about Lecture: A Guid Cause Maks a Strong Arm on What's On Edinburgh
Professor Brian Cox: Horizons World Tour

Professor Brian Cox: Horizons World Tour

7th October 2021

Having set two Guinness World Records with his previous sell-out World Tour, Professor Brian Cox is back with a brand-new Arena show for 2021 which will come to the Edinburgh Playhouse on 7th October!

Find out about Professor Brian Cox: Horizons World Tour on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: E. A. Hornel: from Camera to Canvas

Lecture: E. A. Hornel: from Camera to Canvas

27th October 2021

This talk by Dr Antonia Laurence Allen is about Scottish artist Edward Atkinson Hornel and illustrates how Hornel’s travels and use of photographs influenced his artistic practice.

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Lecture: Leith 2020: A Photographic Walk Through Time

Lecture: Leith 2020: A Photographic Walk Through Time

2nd November 2021

Fraser Parkinson will illustrate the rich heritage of Leith through photographs, showing the history and changing face of Leith from the mid-1850s to the present day.

Find out about Lecture: Leith 2020: A Photographic Walk Through Time on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: Distant lives: The Earliest Photographs of St Kilda

Lecture: Distant lives: The Earliest Photographs of St Kilda

9th November 2021

In 1860 Capt. F.W.L. Thomas sailed to St Kilda to take the first ever photographs of St Kilda. This is the story of the quest to give these St Kildans back their identity and to tell their story.

Tim Peake: My Journey to Space

Tim Peake: My Journey to Space

11th November 2021

Fasten your seatbelts and get ready for an awe-inspiring ride when Tim Peake shares his experience of life in space when he brings his UK tour to the Usher Hall Edinburgh on 11th November 2021!

Find out about Tim Peake: My Journey to Space on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: Bright Shadows: Scottish Art in the 1920s

Lecture: Bright Shadows: Scottish Art in the 1920s

16th November 2021

This lecture investigates a range of artworks by artists including S.J. Peploe, Dorothy Johnstone, Eric Robertson and William McCance, and places them within the context of their times.

Find out about Lecture: Bright Shadows: Scottish Art in the 1920s on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: Tokens of Festive Magic: The Victorian Christmas

Lecture: Tokens of Festive Magic: The Victorian Christmas

30th November 2021

Join artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb for an exploration of the 19th century Christmas through antique objects, many from her own collection which inspire her intricate etchings.

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Lecture: Upstairs, Downstairs: Glamorous gowns to working dress

Lecture: Upstairs, Downstairs: Glamorous gowns to working dress

7th December 2021

Vicky Garrington explores a variety of historic dress from a much-mended maid’s uniform of the early 20th century to a sumptuous 18th century silk dress scattered with tulips.

Events in Fife

Celtic Legends with: Danny McGrain, Peter Latchford, Frank McGarvey - CANCELLED

Celtic Legends with: Danny McGrain, Peter Latchford, Frank McGarvey - CANCELLED

18th January 2021

Don't miss a night of Celtic memories and quality entertainment at 'An Evening with Danny McGrain, Peter Latchford & Frank McGarvey' at the Alhambra Theatre Dunfermline!

Still Gaun! - CANCELLED

Still Gaun! - CANCELLED

15th April 2021

Still Game stars Mark Cox (Tam), Jane McCarry (Isa) & Paul Riley (Winston) are coming to the Alhambra Theatre for an evening of fun, laughter and memories of the hit show!

Find out about Still Gaun! - CANCELLED on What's On Fife
Day At Night: The Doris Day Songbook

Day At Night: The Doris Day Songbook

16th April 2021

A celebration of the life of Doris Day, featuring over 24 popular hits from the Doris Day Songbook, the songs interwoven with stories, anecdotes and facts about the life of this special lady.

Find out about Day At Night: The Doris Day Songbook on What's On Fife
The Psychology Of Serial Killers

The Psychology Of Serial Killers

13th May 2021

Forensics lecturer Jennifer Rees is an expert in the dark underbelly of murder and in this fascinating talk she will be revealing the results of years of research.

Find out about The Psychology Of Serial Killers on What's On Fife
Francis Rossi’s - I Talk Too Much

Francis Rossi’s - I Talk Too Much

28th August 2021

Legendary Status Quo lead singer Francis Rossi will share the extraordinary secrets of his 50-plus years in rock’n’roll when he takes to the stage for an intimate evening of chat and music.

Find out about Francis Rossi’s - I Talk Too Much on What's On Fife
An Evening with Will Young - CANCELLED

An Evening with Will Young - CANCELLED

14th September 2021

Pop star Will Young will speak on the evolution of pop, gay rights and wellbeing in this spoken word show.

Find out about An Evening with Will Young - CANCELLED on What's On Fife
Sir Ranulph Fiennes – Living Dangerously

Sir Ranulph Fiennes – Living Dangerously

2nd November 2021

In Living Dangerously, Sir Ranulph Fiennes offers a personal journey through his life, from his early years to the present day. Join him for an inspiring evening at the Alhambra Theatre!

Find out about Sir Ranulph Fiennes – Living Dangerously on What's On Fife

Events in Glasgow

Glasgow Central Station Tours

Glasgow Central Station Tours

2nd September 2020 - 20th December 2020

Glasgow Central Tours offer you the chance to explore behind the scenes of Glasgow's most iconic and busiest landmarks, Central Station!

Find out about Glasgow Central Station Tours on What's On Glasgow
Get a Grip on Grants: Discussion & Guide to GCHT’s Grant Programme

Get a Grip on Grants: Discussion & Guide to GCHT’s Grant Programme

Selected dates between 24th September 2020 - 31st March 2021

Have you always wanted to know more about how GCHT's grants scheme works? Do you have a project in mind but are not sure if it would be eligible? Then this surgeries series is for you!

U Belong: Fall

U Belong: Fall

30th November 2020

U Belong is a new multilingual platform in Glasgow featuring performances based on the theme of 'Fall' by BPOC, LGBT+ and disabled poets, artists, musicians and comedians!

Find out about U Belong: Fall on What's On Glasgow
Safe And Active In Later Life: Falls Prevention Roadshow

Safe And Active In Later Life: Falls Prevention Roadshow

2nd December 2020

RoSPA and RSA's strength and balance virtual roadshow comes to Glasgow on Wednesday 2nd December, find out more about building strength and balance exercise into a daily routine!

The Dark Philosophers Book Group: Hello Friend We Missed You

The Dark Philosophers Book Group: Hello Friend We Missed You

2nd December 2020

The Dark Philosophers are a regular, open reading group which aims to bring the literature of Wales out of the shadows, join them for their next online meeting on December 2nd!

Tending To Our Grief with Patchwork Archivists

Tending To Our Grief with Patchwork Archivists

5th December 2020

Grief has been heavy on many of our hearts. This is an invitation to hold and be held. You don’t need to be grieving to take part.

Find out about Tending To Our Grief with Patchwork Archivists on What's On Glasgow
U Belong: Joy

U Belong: Joy

13th December 2020

U Belong is a new multilingual platform in Glasgow featuring performances based on the theme of 'Joy' by BPOC, LGBT+ and disabled poets, artists, musicians and comedians!

Find out about U Belong: Joy on What's On Glasgow
Opening Lecture: Mediaeval Glasgow in Scottish Literature

Opening Lecture: Mediaeval Glasgow in Scottish Literature

7th January 2021

Join Professor Gerry Carruthers for the opening lecture of the 2021 St Mungo Festival: Mediaeval Glasgow in Scottish Literature.

Opening of the Vita Kentigerni

Opening of the Vita Kentigerni

9th January 2021

St Mungo Festival presents an online presentation of the manuscript of the life of Glasgow's patron saint written by Jocelyn of Furness in the twelfth century.

Find out about Opening of the Vita Kentigerni on What's On Glasgow
Signs & Symbols: Glasgow’s Coat of Arms

Signs & Symbols: Glasgow’s Coat of Arms

9th January 2021

Discover the stories behind the symbols of the City of Glasgow as part of the 2021 St Mungo Festival!

Find out about Signs & Symbols: Glasgow’s Coat of Arms on What's On Glasgow
The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

Selected dates between 9th January 2021 - 18th December 2021

The Lighthouse hold tours every Saturday, they offer a great opportunity to learn about The Lighthouse building, but also about the work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the city he was born in!

Find out about The Lighthouse Building Tours on What's On Glasgow
Insight Talks at the Hunterian

Insight Talks at the Hunterian

Selected dates between 12th January 2021 - 14th December 2021

Gain an insight into The Hunterian's world class collections at one of their weekly lunchtime talks!

Find out about Insight Talks at the Hunterian on What's On Glasgow
Salad Fingers + Q&A With Creator David Firth

Salad Fingers + Q&A With Creator David Firth

25th January 2021

Head along to the Stand Glasgow on January 25th for an evening of mind melting animation, featuring Salad Fingers creator David Firth!

Find out about Salad Fingers + Q&A With Creator David Firth on What's On Glasgow
The Night Sky Show

The Night Sky Show

10th April 2021

The Night Sky Show will take you on an epic journey from our celestial back yard and across the cosmos!

Find out about The Night Sky Show on What's On Glasgow
Bob Dylan’s Greatest Rejected Album Tracks: An Evening with Michael Gray

Bob Dylan’s Greatest Rejected Album Tracks: An Evening with Michael Gray

26th April 2021

After a sold out gig at the venue last year, the pioneer of Dylan Studies, Michael Gray returns to Oran Mor Glasgow on 26th April!

Still Gaun! - CANCELLED

Still Gaun! - CANCELLED

26th April 2021

Still Game stars Mark Cox (Tam), Jane McCarry (Isa) & Paul Riley (Winston) are coming to the King's Theatre Glasgow for an evening of fun, laughter and memories of the hit show!

Find out about Still Gaun! - CANCELLED on What's On Glasgow
Kendal Mountain Festival Tour - Glasgow

Kendal Mountain Festival Tour - Glasgow

12th May 2021

Join the Kendal Mountain Festival Tour in Glasgow for a one-of-a-kind evening, celebrating exploration of some of the wildest places on earth, as they screen some of the world's best adventure films!

Find out about Kendal Mountain Festival Tour - Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
Hollie McNish

Hollie McNish

13th May 2021

With fans ranging from Emma Watson, Pink and Benjamin Zephaniah, Ted Hughes Award winner Hollie McNish is a poet whose readings are not to be missed!

Find out about Hollie McNish on What's On Glasgow
Gelong Thubten: A Monk’s Guide To Happiness Live

Gelong Thubten: A Monk’s Guide To Happiness Live

10th September 2021

Mindfulness pioneer Gelong Thubten will bring 'A Monk's Guide To Happiness' to Oran Mor Glasgow on Friday 10th September 2021.

Find out about Gelong Thubten: A Monk’s Guide To Happiness Live on What's On Glasgow
Clydebuilt Festival

Clydebuilt Festival

11th September 2021 - 12th September 2021

Back for a fourth year, the Clydebuilt Festival will return to the Riverside Museum and The Tall Ship at Riverside on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th of September 2021!

Find out about Clydebuilt Festival on What's On Glasgow
An Evening With Debbie Harry and Chris Stein in Conversation

An Evening With Debbie Harry and Chris Stein in Conversation

15th September 2021

Moderated by Rob Roth, founding members of pioneering new wave band Blondie, Debbie Harry and Chris Stein explore their own history and discuss their lives in music.

An Evening with Karl Kennedy - The Doctor Will See You Now!

An Evening with Karl Kennedy - The Doctor Will See You Now!

26th September 2021

Join Neighbours actor Alan Fletcher at Oran Mor Glasgow as he discusses his life as a musician and actor with particular focus on his 25 years playing the legend that is Doctor Karl Kennedy!

Ben Fogle: Tales From The Wilderness

Ben Fogle: Tales From The Wilderness

5th October 2021

Join Ben Fogle at Ayr Town Hall for his uplifting and exciting show 'Tales From The Wilderness'... from crossing Antarctica to conquering Everest, Ben will take you on an inspiring adventure!

Find out about Ben Fogle: Tales From The Wilderness on What's On Glasgow
Professor Brian Cox: Horizons World Tour

Professor Brian Cox: Horizons World Tour

9th October 2021

Having set two Guinness World Records with his previous sell-out World Tour, Professor Brian Cox is back with a brand-new Arena show for 2021 which will come to The SSE Hydro Glasgow on 9th October!

Find out about Professor Brian Cox: Horizons World Tour on What's On Glasgow
Ant Middleton: Mind Over Muscle Tour

Ant Middleton: Mind Over Muscle Tour

16th November 2021 - 17th November 2021

Ant Middleton is bringing his 'Mind Over Muscle Tour' to Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on November 16th & 17th, taking the audience through a motivational journey of self-help and self-discovery!

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Tim Peake: My Journey to Space

Tim Peake: My Journey to Space

29th November 2021

Fasten your seatbelts and get ready for an awe-inspiring ride when Tim Peake shares his experience of life in space when he brings his UK tour to the SEC Armadillo Glasgow on 29th November 2021!

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Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Open Book & Paisley Library Shared Reading Group

Open Book & Paisley Library Shared Reading Group

Selected dates between 28th October 2020 - 23rd June 2021

Join Open Book and Paisley Library for an hour of shared reading on Wednesday mornings!

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U3A’s Festive Look To The Future

U3A’s Festive Look To The Future

3rd December 2020

Viewers can picture how to age and live well in the years ahead at Paisley & District U3A's next monthly Zoom Meeting on Thursday 3rd December!

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Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Selected dates between 5th January 2021 - 16th December 2021

Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!

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Mystic & Holistic Festival

Mystic & Holistic Festival

25th April 2021

The Mystic & Holistic Festival, celebrating everything Mind, Body & Soul returns by popular demand to Greenock and a new venue, Cruden Hall!

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Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Scotland’s National Hero - POSTPONED

Scotland’s National Hero - POSTPONED

Selected dates between 2nd September 2020 - 21st February 2021

Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.

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Energy Explained

Energy Explained

1st December 2020

This webinar, delivered by Martin Brown, will explain what exactly energy is, how we measure it and what we use.

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Still Gaun! - CANCELLED

Still Gaun! - CANCELLED

10th April 2021

Still Game stars Mark Cox (Tam), Jane McCarry (Isa) & Paul Riley (Winston) are coming to The Albert Halls for an evening of fun, laughter and memories of the hit show!

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