Learning events in Glasgow

View all the upcoming Learning events taking place throughout Glasgow below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

1st January 2020 - 31st December 2020
Various Locations Glasgow

Have fun discovering Glasgow with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!
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Operating Theatre Live

Operating Theatre Live

Selected dates between 11th June 2020 - 18th March 2021
Online Event

Join award-winning Sam Piri and Amy Straughan LIVE from the operating theatre every Tuesday and Thursday as they examine the incredible structure of the human body to learn in a way never done before!
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Centre for Lifelong Learning’s Autumn Online Classes

Centre for Lifelong Learning’s Autumn Online Classes

1st October 2020 - 23rd December 2020
Online Event

With the help of expert tutors, the Centre for Lifelong Learning at University of Strathclyde have developed an exciting range of classes to help keep you busy this Autumn!
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Music Broth’s Online Ukulele Lessons as part of the ‘Band Together’ Project

Music Broth’s Online Ukulele Lessons as part of the ‘Band Together’ Project

24th October 2020 - 12th December 2020
Online Event Glasgow

Music Broth are hosting online Ukulele Lessons live on Zoom every Saturday for eight weeks starting on Saturday 24th October as part of the Band Together Project!
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Dog First Aid (LIVE) 3 modules - 3 Tues evenings

Dog First Aid (LIVE) 3 modules - 3 Tues evenings

1st December 2020 - 15th December 2020
Online Event

This Emergency Canine Care course run by Dog First Aid Scotland North has been designed to be delivered through a live interactive session in 3 morning modules starting on 1st December.
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Dog First Aid (LIVE) Emergency Canine Care Course

Dog First Aid (LIVE) Emergency Canine Care Course

6th December 2020
Online Event

Learn hands on up-to-date techniques that could potentially save lives on this LIVE half day Emergency Canine Care Course held by Dog First Aid.
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Japanese and Chinese Seal Engraving: Tenkoku

Japanese and Chinese Seal Engraving: Tenkoku

7th December 2020
Online Event Glasgow

Carve your very own Japanese hanko stamp to make your inei impression, learn about the different stages in the Tenkoku process and the tools used with the Drawing and Painting Studio!
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Seasonal Self-Discovery Writing Workshops

Seasonal Self-Discovery Writing Workshops

Selected dates between 11th December 2020
Online Event Glasgow

Explore how to live more intentionally and incorporate nature and the seasons into your daily life on a Seasonal Self-Discovery Writing Workshop with Debbie Innes.
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Glass Fusing Class: Half Day

Glass Fusing Class: Half Day

Selected dates between 12th December 2020 - 21st March 2021

The Half Day Glass Fusing Classes at Cass Peters Glass Art are designed to give total beginners an introduction to a new skill... and have some fun!
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Musical Theatre: Audition Preparation (Online Course)

Musical Theatre: Audition Preparation (Online Course)

12th December 2020 - 13th December 2020
Online Event Glasgow

This online weekend course is for people age 16+ who are interested in applying to the BA Musical Theatre programme at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.
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Gingerbread Making Class

Gingerbread Making Class

Selected dates between 13th December 2020 - 20th December 2020

What could be more Christmassy than a bit of gingerbread house building and decorating! Why not join Syd from Bella's Cakes for one of these festive workshops!
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Glass Fusing Class: 1 Day

Glass Fusing Class: 1 Day

Selected dates between 18th December 2020 - 26th March 2021

The Glass Fusing Classes at Cass Peters Glass Art are designed to give total beginners an introduction to a new skill, and allow more time to create a larger piece of work
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Stained Glass Workshop: 2 Days

Stained Glass Workshop: 2 Days

Selected dates between 19th December 2020 - 27th March 2021

Learn how to create stained glass panels on this two day workshop for total beginners at Cass Peters Glass Art!
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Stained Glass Workshop: 4 Days

Stained Glass Workshop: 4 Days

Selected dates between 4th January 2021

Learn how to create stained glass panels on this four day workshop for total beginners at Cass Peters Glass Art!
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Online Short Courses at RCS

Online Short Courses at RCS

5th January 2021 - 31st March 2021
Online Event Glasgow

From January, Online Short Courses at Royal Conservatoire Scotland will offer a fun and inspiring programme for all ages – children, young people and adults!
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Upcycling Furniture Workshops

Upcycling Furniture Workshops

Selected dates between 7th January 2021 - 12th January 2021

Join artist Elisabeth Viguie-Culshaw for her Upcycling Furniture course being held over several Tuesday or Thursday evenings!
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Acting: Mock Audition (Online Course)

Acting: Mock Audition (Online Course)

9th January 2021 - 10th January 2021
Online Event Glasgow

This weekend course is for people age 16+ who are interested in applying to the BA Acting programme at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.
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Musical Theatre: Mock Audition (Online Course)

Musical Theatre: Mock Audition (Online Course)

16th January 2021 - 17th January 2021
Online Event Glasgow

This online weekend course is for people age 16+ who are interested in applying to the BA Musical Theatre programme at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.
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Why Deliver The Arts In A Prison? (Online Course)

Why Deliver The Arts In A Prison? (Online Course)

20th January 2021
Online Event Glasgow

This weekly evening online class for creative practitioners aged 18+ is designed to provide an introduction to the wider discourse surrounding the Arts in criminal justice.
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BA Performance in BSL and English Audition Preparation

BA Performance in BSL and English Audition Preparation

20th February 2021 - 28th February 2021

This short course is for anyone applying to the BA Performance in BSL and English degree programme at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.
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Events in East Renfrewshire

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids

Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids

10th August 2020 - 19th December 2021

Check out ComputerXplorers SEScotland's online kids computing clubs, the perfect way to learn the latest technologies and develop invaluable tech skills.

Find out about Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids on What's On Edinburgh
Scotland’s Precious Seas

Scotland’s Precious Seas

19th August 2020 - 10th January 2021

To celebrate the Year of Coasts and Waters, this small exhibition explores Scotland’s diverse sea life and the many threats facing our marine life.

Find out about Scotland’s Precious Seas on What's On Edinburgh
First Bite Junior Youth Theatre

First Bite Junior Youth Theatre

17th September 2020 - 10th December 2020

First Bite Junior Youth Theatre is run by Live Drama and is for all 7 - 11 year olds with a love of drama and the performing arts and starts on 17th September!

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Curious About Edinburgh - Quirky Heritage Walks for the Curious!

Curious About Edinburgh - Quirky Heritage Walks for the Curious!

1st October 2020 - 31st March 2021

Have fun discovering Edinburgh on this quirky, self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!

First Aid for Mental Health: Level 2 Award - Regulated Qualification

First Aid for Mental Health: Level 2 Award - Regulated Qualification

Selected dates between 19th November 2020 - 21st January 2021

This 1 day course is for anyone with an interest in mental health and a desire to help others by having the knowledge to recognise suspected mental health conditions.

Supervising First Aid for Mental Health: Level 3 Award - Regulated Qualification

Supervising First Aid for Mental Health: Level 3 Award - Regulated Qualification

Selected dates between 1st December 2020 - 2nd February 2021

This course is for those interested in understanding and recognising a range of different mental health condition, including signs and symptoms.

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!

Magic School workshop with Gary James

Magic School workshop with Gary James

20th December 2020

This is a unique opportunity from a master magician to learn to perform amazing tricks and entertain your family over Christmas!

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Joyworks Laughter Yoga Leadership

Joyworks Laughter Yoga Leadership

27th February 2021 - 28th February 2021

Come train with the best and become a qualified Laughter Yoga Leader professional, in a most uplifting and fun weekend, with Edinburgh Joyworks!

Find out about Joyworks Laughter Yoga Leadership on What's On Edinburgh
Adult Creative Workshop: Introduction to Pinhole photography

Adult Creative Workshop: Introduction to Pinhole photography

28th February 2021

Join us at City Art Centre for a special half day workshop exploring pinhole cameras!

Adult Creative Workshop: Cyanotypes (Blueprints)

Adult Creative Workshop: Cyanotypes (Blueprints)

6th March 2021

Join us at City Art Centre for an introduction to the cyanotype process, one of the earliest forms of photography, dating back to 1842.

Find out about Adult Creative Workshop: Cyanotypes (Blueprints) on What's On Edinburgh
How to be a Psychic Conman

How to be a Psychic Conman

17th July 2021

Roll up! Roll up! Gather ye round the traveling caravan as Snake Oil Salesman, Ash Pryce, demonstrates the miraculous curative abilities of psychic surgery.

Find out about How to be a Psychic Conman on What's On Edinburgh
Family Craft: Pond life - Pond Dipping

Family Craft: Pond life - Pond Dipping

2nd August 2021

Discover what lives in our wonderful pond in the Japanese Garden and like a scientist record what you have found in a special little book.

Find out about Family Craft: Pond life - Pond Dipping on What's On Edinburgh
Pinhole Cameras

Pinhole Cameras

15th August 2021

To celebrate World Photography Day (19 August), join us at Lauriston Castle for a special workshop exploring pinhole cameras!

Find out about Pinhole Cameras on What's On Edinburgh
Scots at War at the Castle

Scots at War at the Castle

11th September 2021

Join Scots at War for an interactive family experience where you can join Scotland's army of yesterday- today!

Find out about Scots at War at the Castle on What's On Edinburgh

Events in Fife

Blooming Marvellous

Blooming Marvellous

12th September 2020 - 14th February 2021

Everything in the garden’s lovely as we explore the wonderful world of wildlife and plants through our colourful and entertaining family-friendly exhibition!

Find out about Blooming Marvellous on What's On Fife

Events in Lanarkshire

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

The John Muir Family Award

The John Muir Family Award

27th April 2020 - 31st January 2021

Under The Trees is offering the chance for families to undertake the John Muir Award with them. It's a fantastic outdoor learning award, and is easy to achieve - even under our current situation!

Find out about The John Muir Family Award on What's On Stirling
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.

Find out about Scotland’s National Hero - POSTPONED on What's On Stirling
Fold Forming 2 Day Weekend Workshop

Fold Forming 2 Day Weekend Workshop

23rd January 2021 - 24th January 2021

Discover the art of fold forming in this fun and energetic 2-day workshop, led by award-winning jeweller Jenny Deans at Central Scotland School of Jewellery on 23rd & 24th January!

Find out about Fold Forming 2 Day Weekend Workshop on What's On Stirling

Events in Other Areas

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Social Distance Santa & Elf Experience
This year, major attractions have been cancelled but Christmas has not and Santa is busy and so are his little elves planning a safe socially distanced experience for you and your family!
The Greatest Snowman: A Stayin’ Inn Pantomime
With the majority of Scotland on some form of lockdown, no live shows to keep us going and the festive magic all but disappearing, Dopy Dunlap is here to save Christmas!
itison Drive-In Movies
itison Drive In Movies is back with a bang and this Christmas they're ready to give you the best day you've ever had inside your car!
Santa’s Grotto at Dobbies Milngavie
Bring your little ones along to Dobbies Milngavie for an exciting festive experience at Santa's Grotto!
Christmas Eve Jingle
Let's end 2020 with a bit of magic, hope and togetherness by heading outside at 6pm on Christmas Eve and ringing a bell to spread Christmas spirit!

Popular Venues

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum King's Theatre Glasgow SEC Armadillo Theatre Royal Glasgow The Pavilion Theatre Glasgow The Glasgow Barrowland Ballroom The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall The SSE Hydro