What’s On (Aug 6-13)

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Thursday August 6

MOTH Night at Rouken Glen Park. Join the rangers to see a moth or two - and maybe even some bats. 7.30-10pm and free to join - but booking essential on 638 4121 or roukenglenpark@eastrenfrewshire.gov.uk.

SOUTHSIDE funnyman Bruce Morton presents his pick of the Edinburgh Fringe from this side of the M8. Four acts give a taste of what’s happening in the capital at The Stand - see www.thestand.co.uk for more details.

MAGNERS Summer Nights returns to Kelvingrove Bandstand tonight, with gigs running until August 15. Doors 6pm for acts including King Creosote (tonight), Glasvegas (Sat), Joan Armatrading (next Thurs) and Echo & The Bunnymen (Aug 15), as well as a cider garden, street food and a chance to see the refurbished 2,500 capacity bandstand in action.

Friday August 7

TREASURE Trails and Trials at Whitelee Windfarm. Fun-filled family day of geocaching, munzees, foot and MTB orienteering. Runs 11am-2pm from the visitor centre. Free to join but booking essential on 614 0962, and remember to dress for the weather.

Saturday August 8

HEAD to the stable for Linn Park Fun Day. Fundraiser runs noon-4pm with gladiators, sumo and rodeo inflatables, pony rides, stalls and more. Proceeds to The New Art Support & Activity Centre.

Sunday August 9

JOIN the Dams to Darnley rangers for A Couple of Hours with the Flowers. 10am-12.30pm for a beginner’s guide to wildflower identification. No previous knowledge required, although booking is needed - 577 4053. Meet at the World Buffet car park.

SECRET Sunday Cinema Club at Scotland Street School Museum. 11.30am and 2pm showings of family-friendly films at The Corky - free event.

MANSEWOOD Allotments Open Day, 1-4pm. Home baking and produce available, activities for kids, raffle, and a chance to look around, meet plotholders, find out more about growing food and how to get an allotment.

GIGS galore at The Glad Cafe with a Sunday Funday special featuring The Spook School, The Middle Ones and T-Shirt Weather. Pop! South presents from 7.30pm - entry £6.

Monday August 10

EXPLORE Rouken Glen Park’s woodland and glen with Mini Beasts in the Park. 1-3pm and free to join - to book, call 638 4121 or email roukenglenpark@eastrenfrewshire.gov.uk. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

PIPING Live! kicks off across Glasgow, with events running until August 16. More than 8.000 performers will play to over 50,000 music fans as well as food and drink stalls, a special children’s zone and Highland dancing planned. See www.pipinglive.co.uk for more info.

Wednesday August 12

CLASSIC Cinema for grown ups at the Burrell Collection - today and Sunday showing a Ridley Scott classic from the world of ancient Rome. 2pm start and entry is free.

Thursday August 13

BARRHEAD BabyCafe continues at Arthurlie Family Centre. 2-4pm every Thursday for free meet up for pregnant women and breastfeeding mums - partners and young children welcome too. Sessions include toys, social support and a shoulder to cry on, as well as hot drinks and biscuits. Call 07795113721 for more info.

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