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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

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

Animation Drop In and Weekly Studio

Drop-in animation workshop for ages 12–18.

Central Library, Edinburgh

Thu 12 Mar

Free / 0131 242 8100

Fri 13 Mar

Free / 0131 242 8100

Thu 19 Mar

Free / 0131 242 8100

…and 23 more dates until 5 Jun

Celtic Knots

Barbara Potter teaches Celtic knots in this calligraphy session.

Hamish Wood Building, Glasgow

Sat 7 Mar

£5

  • 10:00 – 13:00 Celtic Knots Hamish Wood Building, Glasgow

Create Your Own Avatar

If you've ever wanted to be a superhero, you can create an avatar of yourself using techniques taught by the artist.

Howden Park Centre, Livingston

Sat 7 Mar

£28 (£25) / 01506 777666

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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

All Aboard!: Workshop

Look out at the view from the venue's windows and be inspired by all things nautical.

The Lowry, Salford

Sat 25 Apr

Free / 08432 086000

Creating Found Poetry

Learn how to create found poems and present them in a crafty way.

Stockbridge Library, Edinburgh

Fri 17 Apr

£25 / 0131 529 5665

Eastbourne Rock Choir

The Eastbourne Rock Choir is led by choir leader Charlotte Fane. You may know about our unique sellout O2 arena event in 2013 and our secret singing flash mobs around country for Comic Relief (just search 'Great British flash mob' on YouTube!), but at Rock Choir we know it's not just about the unique huge events, it's…

St Elisabeth's Church, Eastbourne

Wed 11 Mar

Church Centre

£25 a month, free taster

Wed 18 Mar

Church Centre

£25 a month, free taster

Wed 25 Mar

Church Centre

£25 a month, free taster

…and 10 more dates until 1 Jul

General Swim: Workshop

A chance to develop swimming skills and techniques.

Lakes Leisure Kendal

Sat 7 Mar

£3.80 ( £10.50; £8.40) / 01539 729702

Mon 9 Mar

£3.80 ( £10.50; £8.40) / 01539 729702

Tue 10 Mar

£3.80 ( £10.50; £8.40) / 01539 729702

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Professional Finishing Techniques for Knitting

Achieve the coveted 'hand-made' as opposed to 'home-made' look on all your knitted garments with this professional finish workshop. Techniques covered include blocking, picking-up stitches for necklines and button bands, sewing-up seams using mattress stitch and short-row shaping. Participants are required to bring some…

myBearpaw, Edinburgh

Sat 7 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 228 6377

Yang Style Tai Chi

Class on yang style tai chi.

London School of Capoeira, N4

Sun 22 Mar

£75 (School members £65)

Sun 19 Apr

£75 (school members £65)

Sun 14 Jun

£75 (school members £65)

…and 4 more dates until 6 Dec

Chester Rock Choir

The Chester Rock Choir is led by local musician Kathryn Davies. A local community choir first and foremost, we are also part of the national Rock Choir network, which provides unrivalled opportunities to sing live. Members of Rock Choir have had the chance to meet and sing in front of many celebrities and public figures…

Forum Studio Theatre, Chester

Thu 12 Mar

£25 a month, free taster

Thu 19 Mar

£25 a month, free taster

Thu 26 Mar

£25 a month, free taster

…and 10 more dates until 2 Jul

Foundation Contemporary Technique: Workshop

An insightful and fun experience into the exciting world of contemporary dance, the classes will lay a valuable foundation of knowledge and skills in contemporary dance technique and the creative process.

The Lowry, Salford

Thu 12 Mar

£3.50 / 08432 086000

Thu 19 Mar

£3.50 / 08432 086000

Thu 26 Mar

£3.50 / 08432 086000

French Conversation with Yakety Yak Language Cafe

Improve your French conversation in a small group with an experienced tutor.

The Royal Dick Bar & Bistro, Edinburgh

Wed 11 Mar

£8 / 07826 555134

Wed 18 Mar

£8 / 07826 555134

Wed 25 Mar

£8 / 07826 555134

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Head Studies – Drawing Workshop

A workshop focusing on drawing the human head. Booking is essential.

WASPS Studios, Edinburgh

Sat 7 Mar

£65 includes all materials / 07729 283347

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.

Peg Loom Weaving

Learn rag rug techniques at this one-day workshop, including fabric preparation, weaving and finishing. There is the option to buy your own loom for £20.

Remade in Edinburgh

Sun 21 Jun

£20 (£15) / 0131 261 5904

Shrewsbury Rock Choir

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The Boathouse, Shrewsbury

Wed 11 Mar

£25 a month, free taster / 01743 231658

Wed 18 Mar

£25 a month, free taster / 01743 231658

Wed 25 Mar

£25 a month, free taster / 01743 231658

…and 10 more dates until 1 Jul

Southport Rock Choir

Your local Southport choir is run by choir leader 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 Wembley Arena, Guilfest and many more iconic venues…

Prince Of Wales Hotel, Southport

Wed 11 Mar

£25 a month, free taster

Wed 18 Mar

£25 a month, free taster

Wed 25 Mar

£25 a month, free taster

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Zoom Club: Makers

A hands-on animation and photography club for ages 8–12. Booking is essential.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Sun 8 Mar

£9.50 / 07942 358907

Sun 15 Mar

£9.50 / 07942 358907

Sun 22 Mar

£9.50 / 07942 358907

…and 14 more dates until 28 Jun

Zumba Toning

Exercise class.

Brentwood Centre

Sat 7 Mar

Phone for prices / 01277 215151

Sat 14 Mar

Phone for prices / 01277 215151

Sat 21 Mar

Phone for prices / 01277 215151

Sat 28 Mar

Phone for prices / 01277 215151

Denmead Community Centre, Waterlooville

Thu 12 Mar

£3.50 / 02392 256132

  • 09:30 – 10:15 Zumba Toning Denmead Community Centre, Waterlooville

Thu 19 Mar

£3.50 / 02392 256132

  • 09:30 – 10:15 Zumba Toning Denmead Community Centre, Waterlooville

Thu 26 Mar

£3.50 / 02392 256132

  • 09:30 – 10:15 Zumba Toning Denmead Community Centre, Waterlooville

Aqua Aerobics

Fitness session.

Hermitage Leisure Centre, Coalville

Tue 10 Mar

£5 / 01530 811215

  • 09:30 – 10:30 Aqua Aerobics Hermitage Leisure Centre, Coalville
  • 10:30 – 11:30 Aqua Aerobics Hermitage Leisure Centre, Coalville
  • 14:30 – 15:30 Aqua Aerobics Hermitage Leisure Centre, Coalville

Fri 13 Mar

£5 / 01530 811215

  • 10:30 – 11:30 Aqua Aerobics Hermitage Leisure Centre, Coalville

Tue 17 Mar

£5 / 01530 811215

  • 09:30 – 10:30 Aqua Aerobics Hermitage Leisure Centre, Coalville
  • 10:30 – 11:30 Aqua Aerobics Hermitage Leisure Centre, Coalville
  • 14:30 – 15:30 Aqua Aerobics Hermitage Leisure Centre, Coalville
…and 12 more dates until 28 Apr

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

The Big Outdoor Show

An activity weekend where outdoor enthusiasts and families can visit or camp. Featuring seminars with famous explorers, mountain bike displays, wakeboarding and evening fun.

Willen Lake, Milton Keynes

Fri 22 May

£9.50–£49.50 (Family £24.50; Family £125.50–£149.50; Children £0–£19.50; Seniors £7.50) / 0871 220 0260

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