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The Big Glasgow Comic & Craft Fair

The Big Glasgow Comic Page presents a day of assorted geekery complete with 17 vendors selling back issues, graphic novels, original art, fan art, toys, t-shirts, jewellery, crafts, cupcakes and loads more. Cosplay/fancy dress encouraged with a competition for under and over 16s.

The Arches Café Bar & Restaurant, Glasgow

Sat 6 Jun

Free / 0141 565 1035

Sat 5 Sep

Free / 0141 565 1035

Walkabout, Glasgow

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 0141 332 8209

Over 18s

Sat 2 May

Free / 0141 332 8209

Over 18s

Sat 18 Jul

Free / 0141 332 8209

Over 18s

…and 2 more dates until 5 Nov

Animation Drop In and Weekly Studio

Drop-in animation workshop for ages 12–18.

Central Library, Edinburgh

Fri 6 Mar

Free / 0131 242 8100

Thu 12 Mar

Free / 0131 242 8100

Fri 13 Mar

Free / 0131 242 8100

…and 24 more dates until 5 Jun

Portsoy Music Festival: The Sixth Haal

A three day festival which captures the varied music traditions of the north of Scotland, so there's everything from bothy ballads to Burns as well as Celtic, folk, Americana and Irish influenced music. There is also a range of sessions, workshops and storytelling from local performers and musicians.

Various venues: Portsoy

Fri 29 May

Times & prices vary / 01261 842571

Sat 30 May

Times & prices vary / 01261 842571

Sun 31 May

Times & prices vary / 01261 842571

GastroFest

Science and gastronomy converge at this foodie mini-fest organised by Edinburgh International Science Festival. Food producers, chefs and mixologists help sciencey types explore the experiences of taste, disgust, pleasure and other aspects of consumption through demos, workshops, exhibitions and discussions.

Various venues: Edinburgh

Sat 4 Apr

Times & prices vary / 0844 557 2686

Sun 5 Apr

Times & prices vary / 0844 557 2686

Mon 6 Apr

Times & prices vary / 0844 557 2686

…and 13 more dates until 19 Apr

African Drum Village

Scotland's only festival dedicated to drumming, with African beats echoing around the landscape of Glenisla. With the emphasis on friendly, relaxed fun, workshops are provided for all the family to learn how to sing, play and dance African style.

Scottish Outdoor Education Centre, Meigle

Thu 6 Aug

Times vary / £200 (ages 5–16 £50 and must be accompanied by parent/guardian; under 5s free) / 01899 221115

Ticket price includes accommodation, food and drink.

Fri 7 Aug

Times vary / £200 (ages 5–16 £50 and must be accompanied by parent/guardian; under 5s free) / 01899 221115

Ticket price includes accommodation, food and drink.

Sat 8 Aug

Times vary / £200 (ages 5–16 £50 and must be accompanied by parent/guardian; under 5s free) / 01899 221115

Ticket price includes accommodation, food and drink.

Sun 9 Aug

Times vary / £200 (ages 5–16 £50 and must be accompanied by parent/guardian; under 5s free) / 01899 221115

Ticket price includes accommodation, food and drink.

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Richmond Rock Choir

Your local Richmond choir is run by singing teacher Jim Hawkins. Our choir is made up of people who never thought they would join a choir or would even sing for fun and that's the beauty of joining our choir. I don't think any of us expected to make the huge number of great friends we have along the way not just in our…

Raleigh Road United Church Hall, Richmond

Thu 5 Mar

£25 a month, free taster

Thu 12 Mar

£25 a month, free taster

Thu 19 Mar

£25 a month, free taster

…and 11 more dates until 2 Jul

Saturday Life Drawing Class

Artist Graham Flack leads this drawing workshop; learn how others have portrayed the human figure, and then practise drawing from a life model yourself. Materials are supplied; suitable for all levels of experience. Booking is essential.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Sat 14 Mar

Clore Education Centre

£15 (£12) / 0131 624 6560

Sat 11 Apr

Clore Education Centre

£15 (£12) / 0131 624 6560

Sat 16 May

Clore Education Centre

£15 (£12) / 0131 624 6560

West End Festival

Taking over the West End of Glasgow each year, the festival treats the ears to a great musical line-up, tantalises all the senses with a carnival and delves into the creative depths of local studios and exhibitions with the Hidden Lane open days.

Various venues: Glasgow

Fri 5 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0141 341 0844

Sat 6 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0141 341 0844

Sun 7 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0141 341 0844

…and 21 more dates until 28 Jun

Chobham/Woking Rock Choir

The local Chobham Choir is run by local singer/pianist Sam Smith. The choir will be performing locally again soon so it's a chance for you to join in, sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Sam Smith. Rock Choir members have performed and sung across the country including Wembley Arena…

Chobham Community Centre

Thu 5 Mar

£25 a month, free taster

Thu 12 Mar

£25 a month, free taster

Thu 19 Mar

£25 a month, free taster

…and 11 more dates until 2 Jul

Croydon/Sanderstead Rock Choir

Your friendly local Croydon/Sanderstead choir is run by choir leader Rebecca Clegg. We are the local community choir with the national reputation - join the South Croydon Rock Choir and experience the singing phenomenon that Will Smith described as 'Fantastic'. Whilst retaining our community spirit, we come together en…

St Mary's Anglican Church, Croydon

Thu 12 Mar

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Thu 19 Mar

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Thu 26 Mar

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

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Loch Fyne Food Fair

In operation since 1990, the Loch Fyne Food Fair celebrates the best local produce Scotland has to offer. Alongside Loch Fyne Oysters own seafood stands, the event features live music throughout both days, a craft tent and a dedicated children’s area hosting a whole range of exciting activities.

Clachan, Cairndow

Sat 16 May

Times & prices vary / 01499 600482

Sun 17 May

Times & prices vary / 01499 600482

All the Young Nudes – Life Drawing Club

A relaxed life drawing club with music and a bar to aid the flow of inspiration.

Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh

Tue 10 Mar

£5 / 0131 247 4704

Tue 17 Mar

£5 / 0131 247 4704

Tue 24 Mar

£5 / 0131 247 4704

…and 39 more dates until 22 Dec

The Flying Duck, Glasgow

Tue 10 Mar

£5 / 0141 564 1450

Tue 17 Mar

£5 / 0141 564 1450

Tue 24 Mar

£5 / 0141 564 1450

…and 39 more dates until 22 Dec

Redd Function Suite, Dundee

Tue 10 Mar

£5

Tue 17 Mar

£5

Tue 24 Mar

£5

…and 40 more dates until 29 Dec

Edinburgh International Science Festival

Having celebrated its 25th anniversary two years ago, Edinburgh International Science Festival was the world’s first large-scale festival of science and technology. The event is still among the biggest of its kind and is a success story which also involves year-round outreach and international engagement. This year it…

Various venues: Edinburgh

Sat 4 Apr

Times & prices vary / 0844 557 2686

Sun 5 Apr

Times & prices vary / 0844 557 2686

Mon 6 Apr

Times & prices vary / 0844 557 2686

…and 13 more dates until 19 Apr

Insanity: Workshop

Fitness class.

Artsdepot, London N12

Wed 11 Mar

£7 per class / 020 8369 5454

Wed 18 Mar

£7 per class / 020 8369 5454

Wed 25 Mar

£7 per class / 020 8369 5454

Jewellery Making Classes for Adult Beginners

Get your bling on as you learn wirework techniques from an experienced jeweller and designer. Leave with a piece of jewellery designed and made by you.

Triinu Jewellery, Torphichen

Sat 23 May

£48

Bracelet class.

Sat 30 May

£48

Rings class.

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Learn European Swordsmanship

Get to grips with a variety of historical weapons of war. Suitable for beginners; wear loose and comfortable clothing.

Kirk O'Field Parish Church, Edinburgh

Thu 5 Mar

£20 per month (£15 per month; Per session £7) / 0131 332 2758

Thu 12 Mar

£20 per month (£15 per month; Per session £7) / 0131 332 2758

Thu 19 Mar

£20 per month (£15 per month; Per session £7) / 0131 332 2758

…and 18 more dates until 23 Jul

Six Week Dressmaking Class

A class for those with intermediate dressmaking skills, which teaches participants how to make a made to measure dress. To take part, you should be comfortable using a sewing machine and have made simple projects in the past.

St Margaret's House, Edinburgh

Wed 11 Mar

£120 / 07807 124697

Wed 18 Mar

£120 / 07807 124697

Wed 25 Mar

£120 / 07807 124697

Wed 1 Apr

£120 / 07807 124697

Aberdeen Rock Choir

The local Aberdeen choir is run by Aberdeenshire based musician Chris Mutch. Our No.1 Album gave ordinary people the chance to become chart-topping singers, and Rock Choir is continually giving our members bigger and better opportunities to achieve things they never thought they could do - from supporting national…

Bon Accord Golf Club, Aberdeen

Wed 11 Mar

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Wed 18 Mar

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Wed 25 Mar

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

…and 26 more dates until 24 Feb 2016

Art Maker

Art Cart has had a makeover and is now Art Maker! Drop in to the gallery and make your own masterpiece using materials provided. Go four times and you can earn a badge. Ages 4–12.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 5 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00 Art Maker Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 3 May

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00 Art Maker Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Creative Electric

Rehearsals/workshops in theatre, for young people and by young people.

The Bongo Club, Edinburgh

Wed 11 Mar

£5 / 0131 558 8844

Wed 18 Mar

£5 / 0131 558 8844

Wed 25 Mar

£5 / 0131 558 8844

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Ealing Rock Choir

The Ealing Rock Choir is led by singer/pianist Christina Clark. We have a great year lined up and we would like to invite you to join our choir and take part in the local Ealing and wider London community. We are the Ealing rehearsal of the trailblazing Rock Choir. We often team up with the other local London choirs to…

Grange Primary School, London W5

Tue 10 Mar

£25 a month, free taster

Tue 17 Mar

£25 a month, free taster

Tue 24 Mar

£25 a month, free taster

…and 10 more dates until 30 Jun

Liverpool/Allerton Rock Choir

The Liverpool/Allerton Rock Choir is led by singer/pianist Anthony Seaman. The choir will be performing locally again soon so it's a chance for you to join in, sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Anthony. Rock Choir members have performed at Liverpool's Echo Arena, Disneyland Paris and…

Liverpool Hope University

Thu 5 Mar

Conference Centre

£25 a month, free taster / 0151 291 3000

Thu 12 Mar

Conference Centre

£25 a month, free taster / 0151 291 3000

Thu 19 Mar

Conference Centre

£25 a month, free taster / 0151 291 3000

…and 11 more dates until 2 Jul

Patchwork Bag Workshop

Learn essential patchwork and sewing skills to create a fun and wearable bag.

Farnham Maltings

Sat 21 Mar

South West Kiln 15

£50 / 01252 745444

Patchwork Tote Bag Workshop

Make a simple patchwork tote bag from waste fabric and never pay 5p for a plastic bag again.

Remade in Edinburgh

Sun 26 Apr

£20 (£15) / 0131 261 5904

Swinton Palais Dance Centre, Manchester

Wed 11 Mar

£3.50–£5 / 0161 794 0459

Sat 14 Mar

£3.50–£5 / 0161 794 0459

Sun 15 Mar

£3.50–£5 / 0161 794 0459

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