Talks & Lectures Events

View all the upcoming Talks & Lectures Events taking place throughout Glasgow below or use the calendar to find Events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Glasgow

Glasgow Central Station Tours

Glasgow Central Station Tours

01 September 2016 - 31 December 2017
Glasgow Central Tours offers you the chance to explore one of Glasgow's most iconic and busiest landmarks!
Mackintosh at the GSA Tour

Mackintosh at the GSA Tour

01 January 2017 - 31 December 2017
Discover Charles Rennie Mackintosh's story at The Glasgow School of Art, from student to master architect!
Creative Conversations: Poet William Letford

Creative Conversations: Poet William Letford

27 February 2017
Poet William Letford comes to campus to chat about his writing as part of the Creative Conversation speaker series.
Kidding On

Kidding On

27 February 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
CITY TALKS: David Hayman in conversation with Graham Spiers

CITY TALKS: David Hayman in conversation with Graham Spiers

28 February 2017
One City welcome David Hayman to City of Glasgow College for the next event in their CITYTALKS series!
Object in Focus

Object in Focus

28 February 2017
Each week join one of Kelvingrove's Curators as they look at one of the museums artefacts or paintings in more detail!
Tours at GMRC

Tours at GMRC

28 February 2017
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Brexit & Trump - For a Socialist Opposition to Economic Nationalism

Brexit & Trump - For a Socialist Opposition to Economic Nationalism

02 March 2017
Student organization, International Youth and Students for Social Equality, is holding a public meeting on March 2nd.
Launch Live Business Masterclass

Launch Live Business Masterclass

02 March 2017
Join Make Me A Success for their Launch Live Business Masterclass at the Lifestyle Lab on March 2nd!
The Keith Wright Theatre Talks

The Keith Wright Theatre Talks

02 March 2017
The University of Strathclyde presents a series of discussions between Keith Wright Literary Fellow Alan McKendrick.
The Stitching, Sewing & Quilting and Hobbycrafts Show

The Stitching, Sewing & Quilting and Hobbycrafts Show

02 March 2017 - 05 March 2017
The Stitching, Sewing & Quilting and Hobbycrafts Show returns to the SECC Glasgow from 2nd - 5th March 2017!
Visible Women Festival

Visible Women Festival

04 March 2017 - 05 March 2017
The Visible Women Festival is a two day event celebrating women for International Woman's Day at Kinning Park Complex!
Creative Conversations: Fiction Writer Linda Cracknell

Creative Conversations: Fiction Writer Linda Cracknell

06 March 2017
Fiction writer Linda Cracknell comes to campus to chat about her writing as part of the Creative Conversation series!
Kidding On

Kidding On

06 March 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
The Universe for Beginners: Adult Night Class

The Universe for Beginners: Adult Night Class

06 March 2017
Join the team at Glasgow Science Centre for their four week class for adults - The Universe for Beginners!
Change the Way you Think About your Business Forever!

Change the Way you Think About your Business Forever!

07 March 2017
Join ActionCOACH CEO Vic Ciuffetelli for 'Change the Way you Think About your Business Forever!' at the Crowne Plaza.
Starry Starry Night

Starry Starry Night

07 March 2017
Join experts from Glasgow University to sort the stars from the satellites and the planets from the planes!
Chris Paling - Reading Allowed

Chris Paling - Reading Allowed

09 March 2017
Aye Write: Join librarian Chris Paling as he discusses his book Reading Allowed based on people who use the library!
Christopher Brookmyre Introduces... Daniel Cole and Helen Fields

Christopher Brookmyre Introduces... Daniel Cole and Helen Fields

09 March 2017
Aye Write: Chris Brookmyre introduces two addictive new crime writers, Daniel Cole and Helen Fields!
Craig Russell, Dreda Say Mitchell & Rod Reynolds - Decades of Crime

Craig Russell, Dreda Say Mitchell & Rod Reynolds - Decades of Crime

09 March 2017
Aye Write: Visit 1950s Glasgow, 1940s Arkansas and 1970s London in the latest novels from these cracking crime writers
Dianne Watters - St Peter’s, Cardross

Dianne Watters - St Peter’s, Cardross

09 March 2017
Aye Write: Diane Watters explores of how one of Scotland's most singular buildings became one of its most troubled!
Graham Hunter & Alex McLeish  - The Big Interview Live

Graham Hunter & Alex McLeish - The Big Interview Live

09 March 2017
Aye Write: Join former Rangers, Scotland and Aston Villa manager Alex McLeish in conversation with Graham Hunter.
Gulwali Passarlay - My Journey to Safety as a Child Refugee

Gulwali Passarlay - My Journey to Safety as a Child Refugee

09 March 2017
Aye Write: In his extraordinary memoir The Lightless Sky Afghan refugee Gulwali Passarlay tells his story.
Helen Sedgewick and Kevin MacNeil - 404 INK A New Publisher for Scotland

Helen Sedgewick and Kevin MacNeil - 404 INK A New Publisher for Scotland

09 March 2017
Aye Write: Publishers 404 Ink present a night of eclectic readings and entertainment from a selection of authors!
Sara Sheridan & J. David Simons - Compelling and Complex Characters

Sara Sheridan & J. David Simons - Compelling and Complex Characters

09 March 2017
Aye Write: Join Sara Sheridan & J. David Simons as they read from and discuss their latest novels!
Sir Richard Dannatt - Boots on the Ground

Sir Richard Dannatt - Boots on the Ground

09 March 2017
Aye Write: Join General the Lord Richard Dannatt as he discusses his book Boots on the Ground with David Pratt.
St Mungo’s Mirrorball - Poetry Open Mic

St Mungo’s Mirrorball - Poetry Open Mic

09 March 2017
St Mungo's Mirrorball, Glasgow's Poetry Network & Jim Carruth, Poet Laureate for Glasgow, host their popular open mic!
The Rev Richard Coles - Brining in the Sheaves

The Rev Richard Coles - Brining in the Sheaves

09 March 2017
Aye Write: The much-loved R4 Saturday Live broadcaster will be talking about his latest book Bringing in the Sheaves.
Ann Cleeves and Lin Anderson - The Darkness of Orkney and Shetland

Ann Cleeves and Lin Anderson - The Darkness of Orkney and Shetland

10 March 2017
Aye Write: Join Crime writers Ann Cleeves and Lin Anderson as they discuss their latest novels!
Fiona Rintoul - Whisky Island

Fiona Rintoul - Whisky Island

10 March 2017
Aye Write: Novelist and translator Fiona Rintoul's Whisky Island is a celebration of the whiskies of Islay!
John Byrne - The Books That Made Me

John Byrne - The Books That Made Me

10 March 2017
Aye Write: Artist & playwright John Byrne will be talking to Clare English about the most important books in his life!
Julia Scheele & Fionnuala Doran - Queer History In Comics

Julia Scheele & Fionnuala Doran - Queer History In Comics

10 March 2017
Aye Write: Julia Scheele and Fionnuala Doran will be discussing LGBTQ+ History as depicted in their work.
Julian Glover - Man Of Iron

Julian Glover - Man Of Iron

10 March 2017
Aye Write: Join Julian Glover as he discusses his biography of Thomas Telford, Man Of Iron.
Matthew Parris - Scorn

Matthew Parris - Scorn

10 March 2017
Aye Write: Matthew Parris's Scorn is a selection of the funniest, sharpest and most devastating insults in history!
Paul Cornell

Paul Cornell

10 March 2017
Aye Write: Science fiction and fantasy writer Paul Cornell will be in conversation with Sasha de Buyl-Pisco!
Richard Holloway - A Little History of Religion

Richard Holloway - A Little History of Religion

10 March 2017
Richard Holloway offers a welcome antidote to an era of hardening religious attitudes and explosive religious violence
Roddy Woomble - Instrumentals

Roddy Woomble - Instrumentals

10 March 2017
Aye Write: Join Roddy Woomble as he performs some of his best know songs and discusses his new book, Instrumentals!
Tom Gash & Neil Woods - The Truth About Crime

Tom Gash & Neil Woods - The Truth About Crime

10 March 2017
Aye Write: The latest crime books by Tom Gash and Neil Woods make fascinating reading.
Vaseem Khan & Abir Mukherjee - The Jewel in the Crime

Vaseem Khan & Abir Mukherjee - The Jewel in the Crime

10 March 2017
Aye Write: This session brings together two young crime writers, who have chosen India as the setting for their novels
Adam Rutherford - A Brief History Of Everyone Who Ever Lived

Adam Rutherford - A Brief History Of Everyone Who Ever Lived

11 March 2017
Aye Write: Join Adam Rutherford as he discusses his book, A Brief History Of Everyone Who Ever Lived!
Angus Peter Campbell & Maureen MacLeod - Travel Writings

Angus Peter Campbell & Maureen MacLeod - Travel Writings

11 March 2017
Aye Write: Join Angus Peter Campbell and Maureen MacLeod as they discuss their travelogues at The Mitchell Library!
Caroline Williams - Brain Training

Caroline Williams - Brain Training

11 March 2017
Aye Write: Caroline Williams's Override is a fascinating journey into discovering what neuroscience can do for us!
Christopher Somerville - The January Man

Christopher Somerville - The January Man

11 March 2017
Aye Write: The January Man is the story of a year of walks from the Shetland Isles to Sherwood Forest!
Emma Vieceli - Aye Con

Emma Vieceli - Aye Con

11 March 2017
Aye Write: Illustrator Emma Vieceli loves telling stories with pictures, come and hear her talk at Aye Con!
Flora Shedden & Louise Gray with Joanna Blythman - Foodies Forum

Flora Shedden & Louise Gray with Joanna Blythman - Foodies Forum

11 March 2017
Aye Write: Join the award-winning investigative journalist Joanna Blythman for a fascinating foodie session.
Isaac Marion - The Burning World - Aye Con

Isaac Marion - The Burning World - Aye Con

11 March 2017
Isaac Marion expands the scope of a powerfully simple story: a dead man's search for life in all its bloody rawness.
Joanna Trollope - City of Friends

Joanna Trollope - City of Friends

11 March 2017
Aye Write! is very pleased to welcome back the highly acclaimed number one bestselling author Joanna Trollope!
John Cairney - A Walk in the Park

John Cairney - A Walk in the Park

11 March 2017
Join the well-known television and film actor John Cairney for a wander through twelve of Glasgow's finest parks!
John Lewis-Stempel & Walter Reid - Nature and Sacrifice in WW1

John Lewis-Stempel & Walter Reid - Nature and Sacrifice in WW1

11 March 2017
John Lewis-Stempel & Walter Reid will be discussing their books on nature & the sacrifice of the men of Bridge of Weir
Julia Samuel & Seamus O'Mahony - How We Grieve Now

Julia Samuel & Seamus O'Mahony - How We Grieve Now

11 March 2017
Aye Write: Seamus O'Mahony and Julia Samuel explore the last taboo in our society, death and how we grieve.
Mark Stevenson - We Do Things Differently

Mark Stevenson - We Do Things Differently

11 March 2017
Futurologist Mark Stevenson travels the world to find the visionary individuals who are re-imagining our future.
Michelle McGagh - The No Spend Year

Michelle McGagh - The No Spend Year

11 March 2017
Aye Write: Could you go a whole year without spending any money? This was the challenge undertaken by Michelle McGagh!
Minoo Dinshaw & Andrew Hankinson - The Complexities of Biography

Minoo Dinshaw & Andrew Hankinson - The Complexities of Biography

11 March 2017
Aye Write: Join Minoo Dinshaw & Andrew Hankinson for The Complexities of Biography at The Mitchell Library!
Paul MacAlindin - Upbeat: The Story of the National Youth Orchestra of Iraq

Paul MacAlindin - Upbeat: The Story of the National Youth Orchestra of Iraq

11 March 2017
The extraordinary story of the National Youth Orchestra of Iraq is told by Scottish conductor Paul MacAlindin.
Paul Morley - The Age of Bowie

Paul Morley - The Age of Bowie

11 March 2017
Respected arts commentator Paul Morley's book The Age of Bowie captures the greatest moments of an amazing career.
Peter Davison - Is There Life Outside the Box?

Peter Davison - Is There Life Outside the Box?

11 March 2017
Aye Write: Join Peter Davison for what we are sure will be a memorable evening at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall!
Robert Bickers - Out of China

Robert Bickers - Out of China

11 March 2017
Robert Bickers's latest book tells the extraordinary story of how China became the powerful country it is today.
Rosemary Goring Introduces... Hannah Kohler & Nadim Safdar

Rosemary Goring Introduces... Hannah Kohler & Nadim Safdar

11 March 2017
Editor and novelist Rosemary Goring will introduce two debut novels that perfectly mix the personal and the political.
Roslund & Hellstrom, Kati Hiekkapelto, Antti Tuomainen - Award-winning Scandi Crime

Roslund & Hellstrom, Kati Hiekkapelto, Antti Tuomainen - Award-winning Scandi Crime

11 March 2017
Aye Write: Catch some of the best award-winning Scandi crime writers in conversation at the Mitchell Library!
Rupert Wolfe Murray - 9 Months in Tibet

Rupert Wolfe Murray - 9 Months in Tibet

11 March 2017
Aye Write: Rupert Wolfe Murray's first book, 9 Months in Tibet is about his time in that extraordinary place.
Steph Broadribb, SJI Holliday & Russel Mclean - 3 Slices of Crime

Steph Broadribb, SJI Holliday & Russel Mclean - 3 Slices of Crime

11 March 2017
Aye Write: This event brings together a trio of writers for 3 Slices of Crime at the Mitchell Library!
The Makars: Jackie Kay, Liz Lochhead, Jim Carruth

The Makars: Jackie Kay, Liz Lochhead, Jim Carruth

11 March 2017
This special event brings together the Makars, Jackie Kay, Liz Lochhead, Jim Carruth for an unforgettable evening!
Vic Galloway Introduces... David Keenan & Karl Geary

Vic Galloway Introduces... David Keenan & Karl Geary

11 March 2017
Journalist, author, and BBC Scotland presenter Vic Galloway will be talking to David and Karl about their debut novels
What’s Next For Scotland?

What’s Next For Scotland?

11 March 2017
Aye Write: Lesley Riddoch, Gerry Hassan and Alex Massie will focus on the challenges that lie ahead for Scotland.
Woody Woodmansey - Spider from Mars: My Life With David Bowie

Woody Woodmansey - Spider from Mars: My Life With David Bowie

11 March 2017
Aye Write: Woody Woodmansey discusses his insightful, funny, poignant book Spider from Mars: My Life With David Bowie.
AL Kennedy - Serious Sweet

AL Kennedy - Serious Sweet

12 March 2017
Aye Write: AL Kennedy’s Serious Sweet is a novel of our times. Poignant, deeply funny, and beautifully written!
Alan Bissett Introduces... Luke Kennard & Katie Khan

Alan Bissett Introduces... Luke Kennard & Katie Khan

12 March 2017
Aye Write: Alan Bissett talks to Luke Kennard & Katie Khan about their terrifically imaginative debut novels!
Alan Johnson - The Long and Winding Road

Alan Johnson - The Long and Winding Road

12 March 2017
Aye Write: Alan Johnson's The Long and Winding Road is politics as you’ve never seen it before!
Alex Evans & Mick Hume - Post-Truth Democracy

Alex Evans & Mick Hume - Post-Truth Democracy

12 March 2017
Aye Write: These two books raise important questions about the importance of ‘facts’ on the campaign trail.
Allison Vale & Victoria Ralfs - How to Raise a Feminist

Allison Vale & Victoria Ralfs - How to Raise a Feminist

12 March 2017
Allison Vale & Victoria Ralfs tell the riotous story of how they came to put feminism at the core of their parenting!
Andrew Martin - Night Trains

Andrew Martin - Night Trains

12 March 2017
In his book Night Trains, Andrew Martin attempts to relive the golden age of the great European sleeper trains.
Ayobami Adebayo & Chibundu Onuzo - Welcome to Nigeria

Ayobami Adebayo & Chibundu Onuzo - Welcome to Nigeria

12 March 2017
Aye Write! is pleased to bring two of Nigeria's finest writers to Glasgow - Ayobami Adebayo and Chibundu Onuzo.
Beatrice Colin & Dilys Rose - Provocative Historical Fiction

Beatrice Colin & Dilys Rose - Provocative Historical Fiction

12 March 2017
Aye Write: Beatrice Colin and Dilys Rose will be discussing their provocative new historical novels.
Carl MacDougall & Ron Butlin - The Root of All Evil

Carl MacDougall & Ron Butlin - The Root of All Evil

12 March 2017
Aye Write! is pleased to welcome back two much respected voices in Scottish fiction - Carl MacDougall and Ron Butlin.
Denise Mina - The Long Drop

Denise Mina - The Long Drop

12 March 2017
Aye Write: The Long Drop is an unsettling, evocative and compelling novel based on the infamous case of Peter Manuel.
Doug Johnstone, Louise Beech & Michael Malone - Gripping Thrillers

Doug Johnstone, Louise Beech & Michael Malone - Gripping Thrillers

12 March 2017
Aye Write: Writers Doug Johnstone, Louise Beech & Michael Malone discuss their emotionally gripping new thrillers.
Gary Fildes -  An Astronomer's Tale: A Bricklayer's Guide to the Galaxy

Gary Fildes - An Astronomer's Tale: A Bricklayer's Guide to the Galaxy

12 March 2017
Aye Write: Gary Fildes discusses his book An Astronomer's Tale: A Bricklayer's Guide to the Galaxy.
Ian Rankin - 30 Years of Rebus

Ian Rankin - 30 Years of Rebus

12 March 2017
Aye Write: Join Ian Rankin as he discusses one of crime fiction’s greatest characters, John Rebus with Mason Cross!
Louise Wyllie & Jan Patience - The Making of George Wyllie

Louise Wyllie & Jan Patience - The Making of George Wyllie

12 March 2017
The Making of George Wyllie has been co-written by his elder daughter, Louise Wyllie, and arts journalist Jan Patience
Maria Stoian & Una - Feminism in Comics

Maria Stoian & Una - Feminism in Comics

12 March 2017
Join Maria Stoian & Una as they discuss the ways creators use comics as a medium for sharing feminist viewpoints.
MC Beaton - Death of a Ghost

MC Beaton - Death of a Ghost

12 March 2017
Aye Write: Join MC Beaton as she talks about Hamish MacBeth (and Agatha!) and her phenomenal career.
Miranda Sawyer - Out of Time

Miranda Sawyer - Out of Time

12 March 2017
Aye Write: Join hugely respected journalist Miranda Sawyer as she discusses her book Out of Time!
Nick Perry - Peaks and Troughs

Nick Perry - Peaks and Troughs

12 March 2017
Aye Write: Join Nick Perry as he discusses his humorous and ultimately inspirational tale, Peaks and Troughs!
Nige Tassell & Daniel Gray - Talking About the Fitba’

Nige Tassell & Daniel Gray - Talking About the Fitba’

12 March 2017
Aye Write: Join Nige Tassell & Daniel Gray for Talking About the Fitba’ at the Mitchell Library!
Philip Lymbery - Dead Zone

Philip Lymbery - Dead Zone

12 March 2017
Dead Zone takes us on an investigative journey across the globe, focusing on the extinction of a dozen iconic species
Rhodri Jeffreys-Jones - We Know All About You

Rhodri Jeffreys-Jones - We Know All About You

12 March 2017
Aye Write: We Know All About You is the story of surveillance in Britain and the United States.
Robin Yassin-Kassab & Leila Al-Shami - Burning Country

Robin Yassin-Kassab & Leila Al-Shami - Burning Country

12 March 2017
Join the authors of Burning Country for a ground-breaking look at a modern-day political and humanitarian nightmare.
Sanjeev Kohli - The Books That Made Me

Sanjeev Kohli - The Books That Made Me

12 March 2017
Aye Write: Join comedian, writer and actor Sanjeev Kohli for 'The Books That Made Me' at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall!
Stef Penney & Annalena McAfee - A Pair of Dazzling Epic Novels

Stef Penney & Annalena McAfee - A Pair of Dazzling Epic Novels

12 March 2017
Aye Write: Stef Penney and Annalena McAfee will be discussing their dazzling, epic Novels.
Vince Cable - After the Storm

Vince Cable - After the Storm

12 March 2017
Vince Cable's After the Storm is a fascinating and urgent intervention from one of the key figures in British politics
Willy Maley, Paul Cuddihy, Martin McCardie - The Lions of Lisbon: The Story of ‘67

Willy Maley, Paul Cuddihy, Martin McCardie - The Lions of Lisbon: The Story of ‘67

12 March 2017
Join Paul Cuddihy, Martin McCardie, and Professor Willy Maley as they celebrate The Lions of Lisbon!
Creative Conversations: Author Polly Clark

Creative Conversations: Author Polly Clark

13 March 2017
Author Polly Clark comes to campus to chat about her writing as part of the Creative Conversation series!
Kidding On

Kidding On

13 March 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Anna Pasternak - The Untold Love Story That Inspired Dr Zhivago

Anna Pasternak - The Untold Love Story That Inspired Dr Zhivago

15 March 2017
Aye Write: Anna Pasternak's book tells the story of the passionate true love affair that inspired Doctor Zhivago.
Cathi Unsworth & Martin Cathcart Froden - London Noir

Cathi Unsworth & Martin Cathcart Froden - London Noir

15 March 2017
Aye Write: London in the 1920s and 1940s provides the setting for these two delicious servings of Noir.
James Hunter & Cal Flynn - The Consequences of the Clearances

James Hunter & Cal Flynn - The Consequences of the Clearances

15 March 2017
James Hunter and Cal Flyn's books are gripping accounts of Scottish Highlanders and their struggle for survival.
Roy Hattersley - The Catholics

Roy Hattersley - The Catholics

15 March 2017
Aye Write: Roy Hattersley presents a talk on the history of Catholicism in Britain at the Mitchell Library!
Scottish Poetry Legends on Film

Scottish Poetry Legends on Film

15 March 2017
Professor Alan Riach will present a personal selection from the National Library's archive of Scottish Poets on film.
Chris Leslie - Disappearing Glasgow

Chris Leslie - Disappearing Glasgow

16 March 2017
Aye Write: Photographer and filmmaker, Chris Leslie, examines Glasgow’s process of demolishing tower block estates.
Ian Donaldson - A Rainbow in the Basement

Ian Donaldson - A Rainbow in the Basement

16 March 2017
Ian Donaldson, former lead singer and lyricist of 80s Glasgow synth-pop group H2O will be discussing his debut novel.
Jim Carruth Introduces... Adam O’Riordan & Rachael Boast

Jim Carruth Introduces... Adam O’Riordan & Rachael Boast

16 March 2017
Aye Write! The Glasgow Poet Laureate Jim Carruth will introduce two prize winning poets in this session.
Laurence Rees - The Holocaust: A New History

Laurence Rees - The Holocaust: A New History

16 March 2017
Laurence Rees's The Holocaust: A New History attempts to answer two of the most fundamental questions in history.
Mark Chapman - The Love of the Game

Mark Chapman - The Love of the Game

16 March 2017
Aye Write! BBC sports presenter Mark Chapman discusses his book 'The Love of the Game' at the Mitchell Library.
Tom Doyle - Captain Fantastic: Elton John in the 70’s

Tom Doyle - Captain Fantastic: Elton John in the 70’s

16 March 2017
Tom Doyle's Captain Fantastic is an intimate look at the rise, fall and rise again of Elton John in the 70’s!
Tom Schuller with Petra Wetzel - The Paula Principle

Tom Schuller with Petra Wetzel - The Paula Principle

16 March 2017
Aye Write: Tom Schuller will be joined by Petra Wetzel to discuss his book about women in business.
Alastair McIntosh - Poacher’s Pilgrimage

Alastair McIntosh - Poacher’s Pilgrimage

17 March 2017
Alastair McIntosh returns to the islands of his childhood and explores the meaning of these places in his new book.
Alex Gray, Douglas Skelton & Les Wood - The Dear Gritty Place

Alex Gray, Douglas Skelton & Les Wood - The Dear Gritty Place

17 March 2017
Join three top notch crime writers whose books are set in our fair city - Alex Gray, Douglas Skelton and Les Wood.
Daniel Rachel & Dave Randal - Mixing Pop and Politics

Daniel Rachel & Dave Randal - Mixing Pop and Politics

17 March 2017
Aye Write: These books both explore how musicians have tried to change the world with the political power of music.
Elaine C Smith - The Books That Made Me

Elaine C Smith - The Books That Made Me

17 March 2017
Aye Write! Elaine C. Smith will be sharing her most treasured books, in what will be a memorable event!
Four Mums in a Boat

Four Mums in a Boat

17 March 2017
Aye Write! Four Mums in a Boat is the incredible true story of four ordinary working mums from Yorkshire!
How Old Are Yew?

How Old Are Yew?

17 March 2017
Interested in the history of Castlemilk? If so, why not join Castlemilk Park's local history group every other month!
Howard Cunnell & Brian Johnstone - Family & Secrets

Howard Cunnell & Brian Johnstone - Family & Secrets

17 March 2017
Aye Write! Howard Cunnell and Brian Johnstone will be discussing their absorbing family memoirs.
James Hanratty - The Making of an Immigration Judge

James Hanratty - The Making of an Immigration Judge

17 March 2017
Aye Write! James Hanratty's book tackles the most talked about issue of recent times, the European immigration crisis.
Lynn Knight - The Button Box

Lynn Knight - The Button Box

17 March 2017
Aye Write: The Button Box traces the story of women at home and in work over three generations.
Tim Burgess - Tim Book Two

Tim Burgess - Tim Book Two

17 March 2017
Aye Write: Charlatans front man Tim Burgess' Tim Book Two is a tale of his lifelong passion for records.
Aarathi Prasad & Margaret McCartney - National Health Services

Aarathi Prasad & Margaret McCartney - National Health Services

18 March 2017
Aye Write: This fascinating session will compare our NHS with the healthcare sysem in India.
Alan Rowan, Anna Magnusson & Vicky Jack - Mountain Quests

Alan Rowan, Anna Magnusson & Vicky Jack - Mountain Quests

18 March 2017
Aye Write! Join Vicky Jack and Alan Rowan for some eye-watering tales of their mountain adventures.
Anne Galastro -  Joan Eardley: A Sense of Place

Anne Galastro - Joan Eardley: A Sense of Place

18 March 2017
Aye Write: join Anne Galastro as she gives a detailed account of artist Joan Eardley's life and art.
Brix Smith Start - The Rise, the Fall and the Rise

Brix Smith Start - The Rise, the Fall and the Rise

18 March 2017
The Rise, The Fall, and The Rise is the extraordinary story, in her own words, of musician Brix Smith Start.
Chris Mullin - Hinterland

Chris Mullin - Hinterland

18 March 2017
Aye Write: Join former politician Chris Mullin as he discusses his memoir, Hinterland!
Christopher de Bellaigue - The Islamic Enlightenment

Christopher de Bellaigue - The Islamic Enlightenment

18 March 2017
Aye Write: The Islamic Enlightenment is essential reading for anyone engaged with the state of the world today.
Craig Robertson & Stav Sherez - Online Crime

Craig Robertson & Stav Sherez - Online Crime

18 March 2017
Aye Write: Join Craig Robertson & Stav Sherez as they discuss the opportunities the internet provides for crime.
David Hepworth - 1971 - Rock’s Golden Year

David Hepworth - 1971 - Rock’s Golden Year

18 March 2017
Aye Write: Join legendary rock journalist David Hepworth as he discusses what made 1971 Rock's Golden Year!
Diana Bretherick & ES Thomson - Ripping Victorian Yarns

Diana Bretherick & ES Thomson - Ripping Victorian Yarns

18 March 2017
Aye WRite: Victorian Edinburgh and London provide the setting for these ripping gothic tales.
Frank Gardner - Crisis

Frank Gardner - Crisis

18 March 2017
Aye Write: Join the BBC Security Correspondent Frank Gardner as he discusses his new thriller Crisis!
Ian Cobain - The History Thieves

Ian Cobain - The History Thieves

18 March 2017
Aye Write: In this important new book, Ian Cobain offers a fresh appraisal of the Official Secrets Act.
Kapka Kassabova & Garrett Carr - Hard Borders

Kapka Kassabova & Garrett Carr - Hard Borders

18 March 2017
Aye Write: Kapka Kassabova and Garrett Carr will be discussing their very topical books about the borders of the EU.
Kit Wharton - Emergency Admissions

Kit Wharton - Emergency Admissions

18 March 2017
Aye Write: Emergency Admissions gives us a fascinating glimpse into the extraordinary world of ambulance driving!
Le Mùirn (with affection)

Le Mùirn (with affection)

18 March 2017
Aye Write: Conversation and song in the company of the author Catriona Murray, Margaret MacLeod and Ishbel Murray.
Lois Pryce & Sarah Outen - Revolutionary Journeys

Lois Pryce & Sarah Outen - Revolutionary Journeys

18 March 2017
Aye Write: Join Lois Pryce & Sarah Outen as their adventures take them to beautiful and unexpected places.
Louise Welsh Introduces... Polly Clark and Sarah Day

Louise Welsh Introduces... Polly Clark and Sarah Day

18 March 2017
Aye Write: Professor of creative writing at Glasgow University Louise Welsh introduces Polly Clark and Sarah Day.
Mark Beaumont - Africa Solo

Mark Beaumont - Africa Solo

18 March 2017
Join Mark Beaumont as he discusses his latest world record attempt, cycling the length of Africa in under 50 days!
Mark Billingham - Die of Shame

Mark Billingham - Die of Shame

18 March 2017
Aye Write: Die of Shame is the spectacular new book from number one bestseller Mark Billingham!
Michael Hutchinson - RE:Cycling, 200 Years on Two Wheels

Michael Hutchinson - RE:Cycling, 200 Years on Two Wheels

18 March 2017
Aye Write: Michael Hutchinson's book, 'RE:Cycling, 200 Years on Two Wheels' looks at 200 years of cycling history.
Mike Herron & Andrew Greig - Tuning Into the 1960s

Mike Herron & Andrew Greig - Tuning Into the 1960s

18 March 2017
Aye Write: This singular book offers two harmonising memoirs of Mike Herron & Andrew Greig.
Peggy Hughes Introduces... Rory Gleeson & EM Reapy

Peggy Hughes Introduces... Rory Gleeson & EM Reapy

18 March 2017
This event brings together Rory Gleeson and EM Reapy with a pair of impressive Irish debuts introduced by Peggy Hughes
Peter Mackay & Iain Macpherson - 500 Years of Gaelic Love Poetry

Peter Mackay & Iain Macpherson - 500 Years of Gaelic Love Poetry

18 March 2017
Aye Write: Join Peter Mackay & Iain Macpherson for 500 Years of Gaelic Love Poetry.
Rob Scott & Anthony Burton - Crafted in Britain

Rob Scott & Anthony Burton - Crafted in Britain

18 March 2017
Crafted in Britain is a celebration of traditional crafts and industries that have survived into the modern world!
Travis Elborough & Malachy Tallack -  Improbable Places and Undiscovered Islands

Travis Elborough & Malachy Tallack - Improbable Places and Undiscovered Islands

18 March 2017
Two young travel writers will be discussing their unusual books of improbable places and undiscovered islands.
Val McDermid - Out of Bounds

Val McDermid - Out of Bounds

18 March 2017
We are so excited to be welcoming the legendary queen of crime back to Aye Write! with her latest novel Out of Bounds.
Vybarr Cregan-Reid - Footnotes: How Running Makes Us Human

Vybarr Cregan-Reid - Footnotes: How Running Makes Us Human

18 March 2017
Aye Write: In Footnotes, Vybarr Cregan-Reid sets out to discover why running means so much to so many.
Alan McKirdy - Scotland’s Geology

Alan McKirdy - Scotland’s Geology

19 March 2017
Aye Write: Join Alan McKirdy as he presents an illustrated talk on Scotland's Geology at the Mitchell Library.
Catherine Mayer - Attack of the Fifty Foot Woman

Catherine Mayer - Attack of the Fifty Foot Woman

19 March 2017
Aye Write: Join Catherine Mayer as she discusses her book 'Attack of the Fifty Foot Woman' at the Mitchell Library.
Chris Fleet & Margaret Wilkes - Scotland: Mapping the Islands

Chris Fleet & Margaret Wilkes - Scotland: Mapping the Islands

19 March 2017
Aye Write: Join the authors of Scotland: Mapping the Islands for an engaging and visually stunning illustrated talk!
Chris Morgan Jones & Mick Herron - Our Kind of Spies

Chris Morgan Jones & Mick Herron - Our Kind of Spies

19 March 2017
Aye Write: Join Chris Morgan Jones & Mick Herron as they discuss British espionage fiction at the Mitchell Library.
CL Taylor & Sarah Pinborough - Gripping Psychological Thrillers

CL Taylor & Sarah Pinborough - Gripping Psychological Thrillers

19 March 2017
Aye Write: CL Taylor and Sarah Pinborough will be reading from and discussing their gripping psychological thrillers.
Jason Donald & Laura McVeigh - Refugee Tales

Jason Donald & Laura McVeigh - Refugee Tales

19 March 2017
Aye Write: These two remarkable books take an unflinching look at the refugee experience.
John Boyne - The Heart’s Invisible Furies

John Boyne - The Heart’s Invisible Furies

19 March 2017
From the best-selling author of The Boy in the Striped Pajamas, John Boyne, comes The Heart's Invisible Furies.
John Burnside - New Poetry and Prose

John Burnside - New Poetry and Prose

19 March 2017
It’s always a pleasure to hear John Burnside read and for Aye Write this year we have not one, but two new books.
John Hunter - The Small Isles

John Hunter - The Small Isles

19 March 2017
Aye Write: Join John Hunter for a tour of the Small Isles, Rum, Eigg, Canna and Muck in this illustrated talk!
Madeleine Bunting - A Hebridean Journey

Madeleine Bunting - A Hebridean Journey

19 March 2017
Aye Write: Madeline Bunting considers the extent of The Hebrides' influence beyond their shores.
Mark O’Connell - To Be a Machine

Mark O’Connell - To Be a Machine

19 March 2017
Aye Write: Mark O'Connell’s To Be a Machine, presents us with an exploration of transhumanism.
Martin Sixsmith - Ayesha’s Gift

Martin Sixsmith - Ayesha’s Gift

19 March 2017
Join Martin Sixsmith for the story of a young Pakistani woman whose life is thrown into turmoil.
Mary Edward & Michael Keating - A Wealthier, Fairer & More Diverse Scotland?

Mary Edward & Michael Keating - A Wealthier, Fairer & More Diverse Scotland?

19 March 2017
How can Scotland use its new and existing powers to create a brighter economic and socially inclusive future?
Michelle Birkby & Mick Finlay - Sherlock-ish

Michelle Birkby & Mick Finlay - Sherlock-ish

19 March 2017
Aye Write: here are two novels that take place in Sherlock’s world but with imaginative twists!
Richard English - Does Terrorism Work?

Richard English - Does Terrorism Work?

19 March 2017
Richard English brings his expertise studying terrorism to the task of answering this complex & controversial question
Ross Raisin & Anthony Cartwright - Football in Fiction

Ross Raisin & Anthony Cartwright - Football in Fiction

19 March 2017
Aye Write: Join Ross Raisin & Anthony Cartwright as they discuss topics far beyond what happens on the pitch.
Sally Magnusson - The Books That Made Me

Sally Magnusson - The Books That Made Me

19 March 2017
Aye Write: Join Sally Magnusson as she talks through some of the books that have made the greatest impact on her life!
Susan Calman - Cheer Up Love

Susan Calman - Cheer Up Love

19 March 2017
Aye Write: Well-known comedian and writer Susan Calman discusses her memoir, Cheer Up Love at the Mitchell Library!
Creative Conversations: Best-Selling Crime Writer Ian Rankin

Creative Conversations: Best-Selling Crime Writer Ian Rankin

20 March 2017
Crime writer Ian Rankin comes to campus to chat about his writing as part of the Creative Conversation series!
Kidding On

Kidding On

20 March 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
BBC 6 Music Festival

BBC 6 Music Festival

24 March 2017 - 26 March 2017
Various Locations Glasgow
The 6 Music Festival 2017, featuring over 50 acts, will take place across various venues between 22nd & 26th March!
Howard Jones

Howard Jones

26 March 2017
An evening with Howard Jones (The Songs, The Piano & The Stories) comes to Oran Mor Glasgow on Sunday 26th March!
Kidding On

Kidding On

27 March 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

29 March 2017
Join Waterstones Sauchiehall Street for their monthly book group focusing on all things Sci-Fi, horror and fantasy!
Kidding On

Kidding On

03 April 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

10 April 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

17 April 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
420 Hempstock

420 Hempstock

20 April 2017
420 HEMPSTOCK Scotland 2017 will see the cannabis community bloom for 1 day -once again- for the 6th year running!
Glasgow Raspberry Pi Day

Glasgow Raspberry Pi Day

22 April 2017
Raspberry Pi Day at the University of Strathclyde is an event for all levels of ability and involvement!
Sun Over The Botanics

Sun Over The Botanics

23 April 2017
Join the Astronomical Society of Glasgow for a chance to see the surface of the sun safely at the Botanic Gardens!
Kidding On

Kidding On

24 April 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

26 April 2017
Join Waterstones Sauchiehall Street for their monthly book group focusing on all things Sci-Fi, horror and fantasy!
The Keith Wright Theatre Talks

The Keith Wright Theatre Talks

27 April 2017
The University of Strathclyde presents a series of discussions between Keith Wright Literary Fellow Alan McKendrick.
Kidding On

Kidding On

01 May 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

08 May 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

15 May 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

22 May 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

29 May 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

31 May 2017
Join Waterstones Sauchiehall Street for their monthly book group focusing on all things Sci-Fi, horror and fantasy!
Kidding On

Kidding On

05 June 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

12 June 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

19 June 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

26 June 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

28 June 2017
Join Waterstones Sauchiehall Street for their monthly book group focusing on all things Sci-Fi, horror and fantasy!
Kidding On

Kidding On

03 July 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

10 July 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

17 July 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

24 July 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

26 July 2017
Join Waterstones Sauchiehall Street for their monthly book group focusing on all things Sci-Fi, horror and fantasy!
Kidding On

Kidding On

31 July 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

07 August 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

14 August 2017
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Kidding On

Kidding On

21 August 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

28 August 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

04 September 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

11 September 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

18 September 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
QE2 Story 50 Years Conference

QE2 Story 50 Years Conference

22 September 2017
Celebrate 50 years since QE2’s launch in Clydebank at this fabulous conference at Clydebank Town Hall!
Kidding On

Kidding On

25 September 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

02 October 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

09 October 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

16 October 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

23 October 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

30 October 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

06 November 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

13 November 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

20 November 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

27 November 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

04 December 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

11 December 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

18 December 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!
Kidding On

Kidding On

25 December 2017
Hold on to your hats everybody because The Village's young people's storytelling group is back!

Events in East Renfrewshire

Skin Rejuvenation Evening with Pukka Organic Herbs

Skin Rejuvenation Evening with Pukka Organic Herbs

01 March 2017
Join Katie Pande from Pukka Organic Herbs for a Skin Rejuvenation Evening at Whole Foods Market Giffnock on March 1st!
Mearns History Group Meeting

Mearns History Group Meeting

07 March 2017
Join the Mearns History Group for their monthly meeting where a guest speaker will give an illustrated presentation!
National Trust Eastwood and District Members Centre Meeting

National Trust Eastwood and District Members Centre Meeting

09 March 2017
Join the NTS Eastwood and District Members for their monthly meeting where a speaker will give an illustrated talk!
Galaxies and Milky Ways

Galaxies and Milky Ways

10 March 2017
Join the Dams to Darnley countryside rangers for an evening of stargazing at Balgray Reservoir, Barrhead!
Scottish Wildlife Trust Talk: Abernethy - Restoring The Lost Forest

Scottish Wildlife Trust Talk: Abernethy - Restoring The Lost Forest

20 March 2017
Join the local Scottish Wildlife Trust group for one of their regular evening talks in Busby on March 20th!
Mearns History Group Meeting

Mearns History Group Meeting

21 March 2017
Join the Mearns History Group for their monthly meeting where a guest speaker will give an illustrated presentation!
Mearns History Group Meeting

Mearns History Group Meeting

04 April 2017
Join the Mearns History Group for their monthly meeting where a guest speaker will give an illustrated presentation!
National Trust Eastwood and District Members Centre Meeting

National Trust Eastwood and District Members Centre Meeting

13 April 2017
Join the NTS Eastwood and District Members for their monthly meeting where a speaker will give an illustrated talk!

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Manifest Destiny: Interdisciplinary Forum for Mars Colonization

Manifest Destiny: Interdisciplinary Forum for Mars Colonization

22 February 2017 - 24 February 2017
Join the University of Edinburgh Astrobiology Society as they discuss some of the issues involved in space travel.
An Evening with Giovanna Fletcher

An Evening with Giovanna Fletcher

28 February 2017
Waterstones West End invites you to the An Evening with Giovanna Fletcher at the Ghillie Dhu.
Let’s Talk About Mental Health and Displacement

Let’s Talk About Mental Health and Displacement

02 March 2017
Edinburgh Mercy Corps Student Corps host 'Let's Talk about Mental Health and Displacement', a free talk on 2nd March.
Delivering the Nation’s Flagship

Delivering the Nation’s Flagship

06 March 2017
A talk on the new HMS Queen Elizabeth Aircraft Carrier at The Royal Society of Edinburgh.
LGBT Adoption Week Information Evening

LGBT Adoption Week Information Evening

06 March 2017
Scottish Adoption are holding an Information Evening specifically for the LGBT community on Monday 6th March.
Opening The Doors of Perception by Anthony Peake

Opening The Doors of Perception by Anthony Peake

07 March 2017
Enjoy a rare opportunity to hear the great Anthony Peake talk about his latest book, Opening The Doors of Perception.
Golden America with Fred and Rita - Part 4

Golden America with Fred and Rita - Part 4

13 March 2017
Golden America with Fred and Rita - Part 4 concludes on 13th March at Water of Leith Conservation Trust.
How Can We Learn to Live with Floods? Challenges for Science & Management (Conference)

How Can We Learn to Live with Floods? Challenges for Science & Management (Conference)

15 March 2017
Royal Society of Edinburgh: How Can We Learn to Live with Floods? Challenges for Science & Management (Conference).
How Can We Learn to Live with Floods? Challenges for Science & Management (Discussion Forum)

How Can We Learn to Live with Floods? Challenges for Science & Management (Discussion Forum)

15 March 2017
This meeting explores the science underpinning flood risk management and how to reduce the impact.
Jon Ronson’s Psychopath Night

Jon Ronson’s Psychopath Night

19 March 2017
Jon Ronson will recount the adventure of a lifetime that led to his bestselling book The Psychopath Test.
A New Civilization Begins - Film Screening

A New Civilization Begins - Film Screening

21 March 2017
Join us for a thought-provoking film presentation of a talk in Japan by author & lecturer Benjamin Creme.
Social Enterprise Exchange Marketplace 2017

Social Enterprise Exchange Marketplace 2017

21 March 2017
The Social Enterprise Exchange Marketplace is on Tuesday 21 March 2017 at the Edinburgh Corn Exchange.
Capital Brewing

Capital Brewing

22 March 2017
Join History Sessions for their first lecture - Capital Brewing: A History of the Brewing Industry in Edinburgh.
There’s Been A Life - An Evening with Alex Norton

There’s Been A Life - An Evening with Alex Norton

22 March 2017
There’s Been A Life - Alex Norton takes us on an irreverent journey behind the scenes of a showbiz life well lived.
#BWSLiveEvent

#BWSLiveEvent

23 March 2017
Join us at #BWSLiveEvent for a day of business conversation and culture hosted by STV newsreader Rachel McTavish.
Grant Stott’s Tales from Behind the Mic

Grant Stott’s Tales from Behind the Mic

24 March 2017
Grant Stott takes a look back at some of the funny, strange, awkward and bizarre moments in his life.
West Lothian Write – Hosted by Dennis O’Donnell

West Lothian Write – Hosted by Dennis O’Donnell

24 March 2017
Enjoy an evening of poetry, reading and storytelling in the company of local writers, hosted by Dennis O’Donnell.
Brexit: Boom or Bust for British Science?

Brexit: Boom or Bust for British Science?

01 April 2017
Join Dr Rob Davidson Executive Director, Scientists for EU, to explore the future of UK science post-Brexit.
Icy Worlds and the Challenges of Climate Change

Icy Worlds and the Challenges of Climate Change

02 April 2017 - 03 April 2017
Climate Change - What do these physical changes mean for the plants and animals that live in Earth's polar regions?
Predicting the Effects of Climate Change by 2100

Predicting the Effects of Climate Change by 2100

03 April 2017
What might life on earth might be like at the end of the century? Come along and discover the issues at hand.
Stranger Than Fiction

Stranger Than Fiction

04 April 2017
‘Stranger Than Fiction’ - Don't miss this talk by author Tricia J. Robertson at The Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Centre!
Chimps on Trial

Chimps on Trial

08 April 2017
Join primatologist Lewis Dean to examine what we know about the mental abilities of our closest evolutionary cousins.
Public Service Broadcasting: The Race for Space Live

Public Service Broadcasting: The Race for Space Live

12 April 2017
Edinburgh International Science Festival: Public Service Broadcasting: The Race for Space Live at the Usher Hall.
A New Civilization Begins - Film Screening

A New Civilization Begins - Film Screening

18 April 2017
Join us for a thought-provoking film presentation of a talk in Japan by author & lecturer Benjamin Creme.
Leading The Lions Dinner Series - Edinburgh

Leading The Lions Dinner Series - Edinburgh

27 April 2017
'Leading The Lions' dinner series is an unforgettable opportunity to meet Lions legends who have created history.
Physics with Professor Bernard Carr

Physics with Professor Bernard Carr

02 May 2017
Professor Bernard Carr will be giving a Talk about Physics and his research on cosmology and religion.
Meet the Yotties this May aboard Britannia

Meet the Yotties this May aboard Britannia

15 May 2017 - 18 May 2017
Between 15th & 18th May, The Royal Yacht Britannia welcomes back former Royal Yachtsmen, or 'Yotties'.
A New Civilization Begins - Film Screening

A New Civilization Begins - Film Screening

16 May 2017
Join us for a thought-provoking film presentation of a talk in Japan by author & lecturer Benjamin Creme.
NEW Drugs from OLD Pathways – Teaching Nature New Tricks

NEW Drugs from OLD Pathways – Teaching Nature New Tricks

22 May 2017
The Sir James Black Prize Lecture on 22nd May will look at engineering metabolic pathways in microorganisms.
Edinburgh Zoo Nights

Edinburgh Zoo Nights

26 May 2017
Edinburgh Zoo Nights are back, the biggest and best evening summer spectacular in town!
Edinburgh Zoo Nights

Edinburgh Zoo Nights

02 June 2017
Edinburgh Zoo Nights are back, the biggest and best evening summer spectacular in town!
Edinburgh Zoo Nights

Edinburgh Zoo Nights

09 June 2017
Edinburgh Zoo Nights are back, the biggest and best evening summer spectacular in town!
Edinburgh Zoo Nights

Edinburgh Zoo Nights

23 June 2017
Edinburgh Zoo Nights are back, the biggest and best evening summer spectacular in town!
Seeing in Edinburgh 2017

Seeing in Edinburgh 2017

27 October 2017 - 30 October 2017
The International Holistic Vision Conference, for practitioners of Natural Vision Improvement, comes to Edinburgh!

Events in Lanarkshire

Framing The Landscape

Framing The Landscape

25 February 2017
Join CAVLP Heritage on a series of walks exploring the landscape through the eyes of artists, writers & photographers!
Framing The Landscape

Framing The Landscape

04 March 2017
Join CAVLP Heritage on a series of walks exploring the landscape through the eyes of artists, writers & photographers!
International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

04 March 2017
Cumbernauld Theatre is set to host a series of talks, classes, events & workshops as part of International Women’s Day
Meet Ronnie

Meet Ronnie

09 March 2017
Come with Ronnie Browne as he takes you on an illustrated journey through his long and varied life!
Framing The Landscape

Framing The Landscape

11 March 2017
Join CAVLP Heritage on a series of walks exploring the landscape through the eyes of artists, writers & photographers!
Framing The Landscape

Framing The Landscape

18 March 2017
Join CAVLP Heritage on a series of walks exploring the landscape through the eyes of artists, writers & photographers!
There’s Been a Life - An Evening with Alex Norton

There’s Been a Life - An Evening with Alex Norton

23 March 2017
Join Alex Norton at EK Arts Centre for an irreverent journey behind the scenes of a showbiz life very well lived!

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

The Breakfast Club

The Breakfast Club

27 February 2017
Connect with awesome women every week to get focused and feeling freaking Fierce + Fab at The Breakfast Club!
Evening Talk :The African Experience by Joe Knapman

Evening Talk :The African Experience by Joe Knapman

01 March 2017
Join us at RSPB Lochwinnoch for an evening talk by Joe Knapman on his exciting travels in Africa.
RYV Local Elections Hustings Event

RYV Local Elections Hustings Event

01 March 2017
Renfrewshire's Youth Voice invite all young people to attend their first youth local election hustings event!
Paisley Natural History Society Illustrated Talks

Paisley Natural History Society Illustrated Talks

02 March 2017
Hear from the experts on various topics at Paisley Natural History Society's Illustrated Talks at Paisley Museum!
Betty McKellar Family Poetry Workshop: Spirit of Lochwinnoch

Betty McKellar Family Poetry Workshop: Spirit of Lochwinnoch

05 March 2017
Join Vanessa Collingridge & Franzeska Ewart for a workshop as part of the Betty McKellar Family Poetry Competition!
Comic Book Discussion Group

Comic Book Discussion Group

07 March 2017
The first meeting of Renfrewshire Libraries' new Comic Book Discussion Group takes place on March 7th!
Alzheimer Scotland Renfrewshire Engagement Event

Alzheimer Scotland Renfrewshire Engagement Event

08 March 2017
Join Alzheimer Scotland for their Renfrewshire Engagement Event featuring a talk from Chief Executive Henry Simmons.
Mighty Women of Science

Mighty Women of Science

08 March 2017
Celebrate International Women's Day with a talk about some well known, and not so well known women at Paisley Museum!
Swan Chat

Swan Chat

12 March 2017
Come down to Semple Loch at Clyde Muirshiel for this introductory talk about the swans and other wildfowl!
Author Talk: Ajay Close

Author Talk: Ajay Close

15 March 2017
Come and share an evening with the incredible author, Ajay Close at Paisley Library as she launches her new book!
There’s Been a Life - An Evening with Alex Norton

There’s Been a Life - An Evening with Alex Norton

16 March 2017
Join Alex Norton at Paisley Arts Centre for an irreverent journey behind the scenes of a showbiz life very well lived!
Evening Talk: Bears, Whales and Glaciers by Gordon Holm

Evening Talk: Bears, Whales and Glaciers by Gordon Holm

22 March 2017
Join Gordon Holm for an evening talk at RSPB Lochwinnoch as he discusses his travels to Alaska with his camera!
There’s Been a Life - An Evening with Alex Norton

There’s Been a Life - An Evening with Alex Norton

24 March 2017
Join Alex Norton at Beacon Arts Centre for an irreverent journey behind the scenes of a showbiz life very well lived!
NNE Presents An Audience With George Galloway - CANCELLED

NNE Presents An Audience With George Galloway - CANCELLED

25 March 2017
DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES THIS EVENT HAS HAD TO BE CANCELLED.
Paisley Natural History Society Illustrated Talks

Paisley Natural History Society Illustrated Talks

06 April 2017
Hear from the experts on various topics at Paisley Natural History Society's Illustrated Talks at Paisley Museum!

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Royal Air Force Air Cadets Open Night

Royal Air Force Air Cadets Open Night

27 February 2017
Aged 13 - 17? The Royal Air Force is holding an Air Cadets Open Evening on the 27th February at the TA Centre.
Talk on Joseph Farington in Scotland

Talk on Joseph Farington in Scotland

27 February 2017
Friends of the Stirling Smith invite you to an illustrated talk on topographical artist Joseph Farington.
The Stirling Smith Book Club

The Stirling Smith Book Club

01 March 2017
The Stirling Smith Book Club returns on 22nd February with the delights of George Eliot's 'The Mill on the Floss'.
Art Lectures at the Smith

Art Lectures at the Smith

02 March 2017
Stories of Art at the Smith recommences in the Lecture Theatre on Thursday 16th February 2017.
12th Annual Robert the Bruce Dinner

12th Annual Robert the Bruce Dinner

03 March 2017
The Stirling branch of the Scottish National Party invites you to its 12th Annual Robert the Bruce Dinner.
I, Daniel Blake Screening

I, Daniel Blake Screening

03 March 2017
Local residents are invited to a screening of I, Daniel Blake and a discussion on the current welfare system.
The Stirling Smith Book Club

The Stirling Smith Book Club

08 March 2017
The Stirling Smith Book Club returns on 22nd February with the delights of George Eliot's 'The Mill on the Floss'.
Art Lectures at the Smith

Art Lectures at the Smith

09 March 2017
Stories of Art at the Smith recommences in the Lecture Theatre on Thursday 16th February 2017.
Innovation & Excellence: Building the brand brick by brick: the LEGO story

Innovation & Excellence: Building the brand brick by brick: the LEGO story

13 March 2017
The third lecture in our Innovation and Excellence series is Building the brand brick by brick: the LEGO story.
The Stirling Smith Book Club

The Stirling Smith Book Club

15 March 2017
The Stirling Smith Book Club returns on 22nd February with the delights of George Eliot's 'The Mill on the Floss'.
Art Lectures at the Smith

Art Lectures at the Smith

16 March 2017
Stories of Art at the Smith recommences in the Lecture Theatre on Thursday 16th February 2017.
The Stirling Smith Book Club

The Stirling Smith Book Club

22 March 2017
The Stirling Smith Book Club returns on 22nd February with the delights of George Eliot's 'The Mill on the Floss'.
Art Lectures at the Smith

Art Lectures at the Smith

23 March 2017
Stories of Art at the Smith recommences in the Lecture Theatre on Thursday 16th February 2017.
The Stirling Smith Book Club

The Stirling Smith Book Club

29 March 2017
The Stirling Smith Book Club returns on 22nd February with the delights of George Eliot's 'The Mill on the Floss'.
Art Lectures at the Smith

Art Lectures at the Smith

30 March 2017
Stories of Art at the Smith recommences in the Lecture Theatre on Thursday 16th February 2017.
Art Lectures at the Smith

Art Lectures at the Smith

06 April 2017
Stories of Art at the Smith recommences in the Lecture Theatre on Thursday 16th February 2017.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

08 April 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

09 April 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Art Lectures at the Smith

Art Lectures at the Smith

13 April 2017
Stories of Art at the Smith recommences in the Lecture Theatre on Thursday 16th February 2017.
Art Lectures at the Smith

Art Lectures at the Smith

20 April 2017
Stories of Art at the Smith recommences in the Lecture Theatre on Thursday 16th February 2017.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

22 April 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

23 April 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Talk by Simon King OBE - wildlife photographer and film-maker

Talk by Simon King OBE - wildlife photographer and film-maker

24 April 2017
Simon King OBE will present a talk at the Albert Halls on 24th April about his time and experiences filming in Africa.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

01 May 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

03 May 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

10 May 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

17 May 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

24 May 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

29 May 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

31 May 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

07 June 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

14 June 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Eddie ’The Eagle’ Edwards: Try Hard

Eddie ’The Eagle’ Edwards: Try Hard

15 June 2017
Listen to the incredible story of a unique British sporting hero, Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Edwards, at The Albert Halls.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

21 June 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

28 June 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

05 July 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

12 July 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

19 July 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

26 July 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

02 August 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

09 August 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

16 August 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

30 August 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

06 September 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

13 September 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

20 September 2017
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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