What’s on in the Southside from March 24 onwards

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Ongoing

Wine Circle

Stamperland Wine Circle welcomes new members who have an interest in understanding more about wine and the enjoyment associated with it.

Club members enjoy tastings, displays by leading distributors and the matching of different wines to certain kinds of food. There will be demonstrations on how to make wine and an opportunity to chat about to making your own very drinkable varieties. The Wine Circle meets the first Thursday of the month at 7.30pm at Clarkston Halls between September and May. For more details contact Glyn Jones on 07943435843 or email: alfredglynjones08@gmail.com.

Magic of Showbiz

The Magic of Showbiz meets every Saturday, 12.30-2.45pm at The Edge, Fairweather Hall, Newton Mearns. the session includes drama then dance and also provides support workers. For more details visit www.facebook.com/MagicofShowbiz or email themagicofshowbiz@gmx.com.

Veterans welcome

Legion Scotland veterans to join Newton Mearns branch at Mearns Bowling Club, G77 6AE on the Last Friday of each month; 7.30- 9.30pm.

24 Hours in Shawlands

Southside Fringe: Queen’s Park Camera Club presents a chronological Photographic Exhibition illustrating 24 hours of life along Shawlands main thoroughfare.

The photographs tell the stories of the various activities going on and illustrate the lives of the people who live in, work in and visit Shawlands, such as shopkeepers, workers, people shopping, meeting, visiting cafes, pubs, clubs etc.

Each individual photograph tells a story in itself as well as being part of the bigger exhibition and is accompanied by a short statement describing the scene in order to give life and meaning to the viewer.

At the Milk Cafe everyday except Mondays, throughout May.

Friday, May 24

Gin Fest

The Cellar Southside will host a mini gin fest celebrating Glasgow and its flourishing gin scene with five local gins who will be on hand for Q and A’s and sampling. From 6pm until late.

Once in a Generation

Mary is confident that a new era is dawning. Her husband Dave just wants it over with. With marital and political harmony on the rack, will either union survive? New play at Langside Parish Church from 7.30pm.

Saturday, May 25

Artists Exhibition

An Exhibition and Sale of Paintings is being held by Eastwood Artists at The Coach House, Greenbank Gardens, on Saturday, May 25, Sunday, May 26, and Monday, May 27, 11am-4.30pm. See eastwoodartclub.co.uk for more information.

Family Disco

Get the family together and come on down to the Eglinton Arms Hotel to celebrate the start of the Eaglesham Fair at this family disco. From 7.30pm.

Karaoke

Join Dino Martino, Graeme and some of the best singers and entertainers in Barrhead at The Flying Horse for Saturday night Karaoke from 8pm-midnight.

Saturday, June 1

Scout Book Sale

The 28th Glasgow (Giffnock) Scouts will be holding their annual Book Sale outside Morrisons, Giffnock from 10-4pm. This could be an ideal time to stock up with holiday reading. There will be a huge selection of paperback fiction on offer, priced at only £1 each or 6 for £5. ALL proceeds go directly to help support Scouting for young people in Giffnock.