Learning events in East Renfrewshire

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

Events in East Renfrewshire

Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids

Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids

10th August 2020 - 19th December 2021
Online Event

Check out ComputerXplorers SEScotland's online kids computing clubs, the perfect way to learn the latest technologies and develop invaluable tech skills.
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Watercolour Painting Online Classes Autumn 2021

Watercolour Painting Online Classes Autumn 2021

Selected dates between 23rd August 2021 - 25th October 2021
Online Event

Learn the art of loose style watercolour and develop your expressive skills, illustrating seasonal flowers, at these online classes run by Clare Robinson!
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Centre for Lifelong Learning’s Autumn Term Short Courses

Centre for Lifelong Learning’s Autumn Term Short Courses

4th October 2021 - 10th December 2021
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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Menopause Experts Workshop: Demystifying the Menopause

Menopause Experts Workshop: Demystifying the Menopause

24th October 2021

Demystifying the Menopause is a live workshop for women of all ages and stages covering all aspects of health, treatment choices and lifestyle options for managing your menopause.
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Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

1:1 Textile Printing Session

1:1 Textile Printing Session

16th June 2021 - 31st December 2021

Perfect for creatives looking to materialise a project, students wishing to expand their portfolio, beginners for gaining knowledge or anyone wanting to try learn something different!

Find out about 1:1 Textile Printing Session on What's On Edinburgh
Print Your Own Silk Scarf or Tie

Print Your Own Silk Scarf or Tie

Selected dates between 14th August 2021 - 13th November 2021

This four hour, short printing course knows no bounds and only cares about you creating something special and going home with something beautifully wearable.

Find out about Print Your Own Silk Scarf or Tie on What's On Edinburgh
Curious About Edinburgh - Quirky Heritage Walks for the Curious!

Curious About Edinburgh - Quirky Heritage Walks for the Curious!

1st September 2021 - 31st October 2021

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

Flamenco Dance Classes for Kids

Flamenco Dance Classes for Kids

23rd September 2021 - 11th December 2021

Alba Flamenca Kids classes starting again on the 23rd September for ages 3 to 16 years old. Fun classes to learn flamenco moves & plenty taconeos!

Find out about Flamenco Dance Classes for Kids on What's On Edinburgh
Arthur’s Secrets

Arthur’s Secrets

Selected dates between 3rd October 2021 - 6th March 2022

Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur's Seat's turbulent past, created by fire and ice!

Find out about Arthur’s Secrets on What's On Edinburgh
Holyrood Herbs

Holyrood Herbs

14th October 2021 - 30th October 2021

This October half term join us on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays to discover how herbs have been used for centuries at the Palace of HolyroodHouse.

Find out about Holyrood Herbs on What's On Edinburgh
October Half Term at Dynamic Earth

October Half Term at Dynamic Earth

16th October 2021 - 24th October 2021

Explore the universe through explosive demos, fun interactive activities, and hands-on crafts at Dynamic Earth this October Half Term!

Find out about October Half Term at Dynamic Earth on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh October Half Term Camp 2021 @ George Watson’s College

Edinburgh October Half Term Camp 2021 @ George Watson’s College

18th October 2021 - 22nd October 2021

Miniversity Holiday Camps are coming to George Watson’s College this October half-term and are specifically designed for children age 5-12 years!

Global Lab

Global Lab

18th October 2021 - 29th October 2021

Global Lab is an open community of creativity and co-learning, hosted by the Scottish International Storytelling Festival

Find out about Global Lab on What's On Edinburgh
Talking Statues Walking Tours

Talking Statues Walking Tours

20th October 2021 - 27th October 2021

Explore the stories of people from history, immortalised (in bronze), but murky in people’s memories – a fighter, surgeon, scientist, philosopher, an explorer and a politician.

Find out about Talking Statues Walking Tours on What's On Edinburgh
Champagne Tasting with Inverarity Morton

Champagne Tasting with Inverarity Morton

23rd October 2021

Celebrate World Champagne Day with Bonnie & Wild and Inverarity Morton and indulge in this exclusive tasting of three delicious champagnes!

Find out about Champagne Tasting with Inverarity Morton on What's On Edinburgh
Code Ninja Grand Launch

Code Ninja Grand Launch

23rd October 2021

To celebrate the opening of Code Ninjas Edinburgh we are having a Launch Party! All ages are welcome to come to our fun filled day of sciency wonder!

Find out about Code Ninja Grand Launch on What's On Edinburgh
Witches, Healers and Kings

Witches, Healers and Kings

23rd October 2021

Come along to The Palace of Holyroodhouse on Saturday 23rd October for a day of activities to explore more of the story about James VI's interest in witches.

Find out about Witches, Healers and Kings on What's On Edinburgh
Kids Circus Club (5-8 year-olds)

Kids Circus Club (5-8 year-olds)

26th October 2021 - 7th December 2021

Join Think Circus to spin, twirl, juggle and play at our Kids Circus Club (5-8 year olds) every Tuesday in Leith!

Find out about Kids Circus Club (5-8 year-olds) on What's On Edinburgh
Taster Day for Young Musicians age 11 to 16 - Piano, Strings, Accordion

Taster Day for Young Musicians age 11 to 16 - Piano, Strings, Accordion

31st October 2021

Bring your instrument and play your part in a day of focussed activities and interaction at St Mary's Music School, Edinburgh! For young musicians age 11 to 16, no specific grade level required.

Climate Science Showcase at Dynamic Earth

Climate Science Showcase at Dynamic Earth

6th November 2021

To celebrate the globally important climate conference, COP26, happening right here in Scotland, Dynamic Earth is hosting a Climate Science Showcase Day on Saturday 6th November.

Find out about Climate Science Showcase at Dynamic Earth on What's On Edinburgh
Growth Workshops: 12 Principles of Animation

Growth Workshops: 12 Principles of Animation

6th November 2021

If you are ages 12-18 and interested in learning animation get signed up for this 5 week course and learn all about the 12 Principles of Animation - the foundation of all animation!

Find out about Growth Workshops: 12 Principles of Animation on What's On Edinburgh
Growth Workshops: Animation Sensory & Play

Growth Workshops: Animation Sensory & Play

6th November 2021 - 6th December 2021

If you are ages 6-11 and interested in animation, get signed up to our 5 week Animation Sensory & Play workshop!

Find out about Growth Workshops: Animation Sensory & Play on What's On Edinburgh
Growth Workshops: Stop-Motion Sundays

Growth Workshops: Stop-Motion Sundays

7th November 2021

Are you aged 12-18 and interested in animation, then get signed up to Growth Workshops Stop-Motion Sundays workshop!

Find out about Growth Workshops: Stop-Motion Sundays on What's On Edinburgh
Botanical Embroidery Workshop

Botanical Embroidery Workshop

21st November 2021

Be inspired by nature as you enjoy the calming art of embroidery at this craft class on 21st November run by The Edinburgh Sewcial Club!

Find out about Botanical Embroidery Workshop on What's On Edinburgh
St Andrew’s Day: Scottish Signs and Symbols

St Andrew’s Day: Scottish Signs and Symbols

26th November 2021

Ahead of this St Andrew’s Day, discover the myths, legends and Royal stories behind several famous Scottish symbols, from thistles to unicorns!

Find out about St Andrew’s Day: Scottish Signs and Symbols on What's On Edinburgh
Wreath Making Workshop

Wreath Making Workshop

Selected dates between 30th November 2021 - 22nd December 2021

Join Ixia Flowers at the most wonderful time of the year and learn how to make your own Christmas wreath to take home and impress this festive season.

Find out about Wreath Making Workshop on What's On Edinburgh
Christmas at the court of Mary, Queen of Scots

Christmas at the court of Mary, Queen of Scots

2nd December 2021 - 16th December 2021

Come and see the beautiful Christmas decorations at the Palace and step back in time to discover how Mary, Queen of Scots would have celebrated Christmas over 400 years ago.

Find out about Christmas at the court of Mary, Queen of Scots on What's On Edinburgh

Events in Fife

Blooming Marvellous

Blooming Marvellous

27th April 2021 - 24th October 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
The Arts Society Fife Lectures

The Arts Society Fife Lectures

Selected dates between 14th September 2021 - 14th December 2021

Check out The Arts Society Fife's online lectures taking place over the coming months where lecturers share their specialist knowledge on the arts!

Find out about The Arts Society Fife Lectures on What's On Fife
Watercolour Workshops

Watercolour Workshops

30th October 2021

Learn the art of loose style watercolour and develop your expressive skills, illustrating flowers from the beautiful Cambo Estate and Gardens, St Andrews with artist Clare Robinson!

Find out about Watercolour Workshops on What's On Fife

Events in Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

1st January 2020 - 31st December 2021

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

Find out about Curious About Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
Seasonal Self-Discovery Writing Workshops

Seasonal Self-Discovery Writing Workshops

Selected dates between 5th March 2021 - 10th December 2021

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.

Find out about Seasonal Self-Discovery Writing Workshops on What's On Glasgow
Pottery Handbuilding Workshop

Pottery Handbuilding Workshop

Selected dates between 14th May 2021 - 19th December 2021

Join Spin for a two hour pottery workshop and create at your own socially distanced table with staff on hand to help bring your vision to life!

Find out about Pottery Handbuilding Workshop on What's On Glasgow
Wildlife and Photo Walks and Talks Group

Wildlife and Photo Walks and Talks Group

Selected dates between 7th June 2021 - 7th March 2022

This year, Castlemilk Park Project are combining wildlife and photography in a series of photo walks and talks!

Find out about Wildlife and Photo Walks and Talks Group on What's On Glasgow
Online Music Classes

Online Music Classes

Selected dates between 14th September 2021 - 14th December 2021

Fancy learning to play an instrument? Platform Glasgow are running weekly online music classes for juniors and adults!

Find out about Online Music Classes on What's On Glasgow
Art Classes - Get Creative (In Spanish)

Art Classes - Get Creative (In Spanish)

Selected dates between 23rd September 2021 - 28th October 2021

Join The Language Hub for their free art sessions which will be conducted by a qualified art teacher in Spanish so ideal for bilinguals or those who are learning the language!

Find out about Art Classes - Get Creative (In Spanish) on What's On Glasgow
Introduction to Zen Buddhism

Introduction to Zen Buddhism

21st October 2021

Cloud Water Zen Group are holding an 'Introduction to Zen Buddhism' course covering the basics of Zen teaching and practice beginning on Thursday 21st October.

Find out about Introduction to Zen Buddhism on What's On Glasgow
3 Day Beginners Sewing Class

3 Day Beginners Sewing Class

22nd October 2021

Learn how to sew or get back into sewing after a long break with this three day beginners course from Sew Confident!

Find out about 3 Day Beginners Sewing Class on What's On Glasgow
DIY Design for Heritage

DIY Design for Heritage

25th October 2021

Learn how to use DIY and low-cost design tools to create impactful visitor engagement hosted by designer Hannah Clinch!

Find out about DIY Design for Heritage on What's On Glasgow
Arm Knit A Chunky Blanket

Arm Knit A Chunky Blanket

27th October 2021

This class is for beginner knitters and arm knitters alike... learn the basics of knitting, all while creating a super luxurious chunky blanket!

Find out about Arm Knit A Chunky Blanket on What's On Glasgow
Japanese and Chinese Seal Engraving: Tenkoku

Japanese and Chinese Seal Engraving: Tenkoku

1st November 2021

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!

Find out about Japanese and Chinese Seal Engraving: Tenkoku on What's On Glasgow
Net Zero For Small Business: How to Reach Net Zero in 6 Months

Net Zero For Small Business: How to Reach Net Zero in 6 Months

3rd November 2021

Learn what Net Zero means for your business, and how you can accelerate towards impactful climate action as a small business in this 2 hour workshop on Wednesday 3rd November!

Prelim Revision Masterclasses Nat 5 and Higher

Prelim Revision Masterclasses Nat 5 and Higher

6th November 2021 - 7th November 2021

Maximise your prelim score and boost your SQA predicted grade with these online revision masterclasses from Saturday School!

Find out about Prelim Revision Masterclasses Nat 5 and Higher on What's On Glasgow
Kanji Club - Learn Japanese and Chinese Characters

Kanji Club - Learn Japanese and Chinese Characters

8th November 2021

Learn to read and write kanji characters in Drawing and Painting Studio's fun and inspiring online language group and discover their meanings!

Find out about Kanji Club - Learn Japanese and Chinese Characters on What's On Glasgow
Overlocker for Beginners

Overlocker for Beginners

Selected dates between 9th November 2021 - 24th November 2021

Get ready to unlock the overlocker! This class from Sew Confident will get you threading and stitching away on this fabulous machine!

Find out about Overlocker for Beginners on What's On Glasgow
Machine Doodles Class

Machine Doodles Class

10th November 2021

Learn to use your machine to doodle and sketch on fabric with this evening masterclass from Sew Confident!

Find out about Machine Doodles Class on What's On Glasgow
Autumn Wreath Workshop

Autumn Wreath Workshop

14th November 2021

Join us at House for an Art Lover on 14th November for an intimate flower workshop led by the talented Marie from Ollie & Ivy Flowers!

Find out about Autumn Wreath Workshop on What's On Glasgow
Hand Embroidery Class

Hand Embroidery Class

23rd November 2021

Looking for a craft to make you feel ZEN and happy and creative, without having to set up the sewing machine? This hand embroidery class with Sew Confident is for you!

Find out about Hand Embroidery Class on What's On Glasgow
National 5 and Higher Weekly Lessons

National 5 and Higher Weekly Lessons

Selected dates between 8th January 2022 - 26th March 2022

Saturday School's National 5 and Higher Weekly Lessons are tutor-led, directly taught classes, limited to 12 students per lesson.

Find out about National 5 and Higher Weekly Lessons on What's On Glasgow
Scottish Summit

Scottish Summit

25th February 2022 - 26th February 2022

Annual technology event Scottish Summit is returning to Glasgow in 2022, the event will be held at Strathclyde University Technology & Innovation Centre on the 25th & 26th February!

Find out about Scottish Summit on What's On Glasgow
Grade Booster Days - SQA National 5 and Higher

Grade Booster Days - SQA National 5 and Higher

4th April 2022 - 28th May 2022

Saturday School run regular Grade Booster Days for pupils sitting SQA National 5 and Higher exams.

Find out about Grade Booster Days - SQA National 5 and Higher on What's On Glasgow

Events in Lanarkshire

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Beginners Sewing Course

Beginners Sewing Course

Selected dates between 2nd September 2021 - 6th November 2021

Always wanted to learn how to sew but just don’t know where to start? Then this four day course from Thimbleberry Sewing is the course is for you!

Find out about Beginners Sewing Course on What's On Renfrewshire
Bolster Cushion Making

Bolster Cushion Making

Selected dates between 20th September 2021 - 8th December 2021

Always wanted to learn how to make your own cushions? Then why not come along to this Bolster Cushion Making class courtesy of Thimbleberry Sewing!

Find out about Bolster Cushion Making on What's On Renfrewshire

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Stop Motion Animation with Indie Flynn

Stop Motion Animation with Indie Flynn

Selected dates between 21st August 2021 - 18th December 2021

Come join us at the Made in Stirling store and make your own Stop Motion Animation short film with Indie Flynn from local charity Square Peg SCIO!

Find out about Stop Motion Animation with Indie Flynn on What's On Stirling
Wine Tasting and Food Pairing - Organics and Biodynamics

Wine Tasting and Food Pairing - Organics and Biodynamics

21st October 2021

The Orangery at Victoria Square has partnered with the Scottish Gantry to bring you a wine tasting and food pairing experience on 21st October.

Crust For Life - Tarka Dahl and Chapatis

Crust For Life - Tarka Dahl and Chapatis

26th October 2021

Join Forth Environment Link's next Crust for Life Session on 26th October where we will be making Chapati's and some Tarka Dhal!

Find out about Crust For Life - Tarka Dahl and Chapatis on What's On Stirling
Virtual Halloween Tasting: Mythical Creature Gins

Virtual Halloween Tasting: Mythical Creature Gins

28th October 2021

Join The Grail for this Virtual Halloween Tasting featuring 6 gins inspired by mythical creatures encompassing a range of tastes such as London Dry, Spiced and Liqueurs!

Find out about Virtual Halloween Tasting: Mythical Creature Gins on What's On Stirling
Virtual Whisky Tasting: Limited Editions

Virtual Whisky Tasting: Limited Editions

4th November 2021

Join The Grail for this Virtual Whisky Tasting with some very delicious drams you might not have had the chance to try or buy!

Find out about Virtual Whisky Tasting: Limited Editions on What's On Stirling
Wine Tasting: Classic Wines From Outside Their Usual Regions

Wine Tasting: Classic Wines From Outside Their Usual Regions

11th November 2021

Join us at The Grail Callander on 11th November for an evening of wine tasting focusing on well known grape varieties from regions they are less commonly associated with!

Introduction to Pastels - Flowers with Blaeberry River Art

Introduction to Pastels - Flowers with Blaeberry River Art

21st November 2021

Join Fiona from Blaeberry River Art for an intensive day learning to sculpt and shade vibrant blooms at Made in Stirling on 21st November!

Stirling Gin Cocktail Masterclass

Stirling Gin Cocktail Masterclass

26th November 2021

Come and join us at Stirling Distillery for a cocktail masterclass and enjoy a fun-filled night of creating and drinking!

Find out about Stirling Gin Cocktail Masterclass on What's On Stirling

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Big Barrhead Hallowe’en Parade
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I Love Clarkston Scarecrow Trail
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Witchy Windows
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