What’s on in the Southside from May 31 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 31

Karaoke for Kinning Park

Come along to Kinning Park Complex from 7.30-11pm and sing your heart out at their Karaoke for Kinning Park fundraiser.

Saturday, June 1

Scout Book Sale

The 28th Glasgow (Giffnock) Scouts

will be holding their annual Book Sale

outside Morrisons, Giffnock from 10-4pm. 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.

Summer Fayre

Pimms and Prosecco tent, Fathers Day secret present room, games, chocolate and adult Tombola, handmade;homemade pakora, pizza, burgers, games and so much more at Carolside Primary School Summer Fayre from midday-3pm.

Eaglesham Fayre

It’s always a fun filled family day out at the bi-annual Eaglesham Fair being heldall day. There will be various events including a tombola, live music, craft fair and more.

Glasgow Phoenix Choir

The Glasgow Phoenix Choir is delighted to be performing a short concert at 3pm in Govan Old Church to launch their latest CD.

Crossmylaff Comedy

The Southside’s big Saturday night of comedy featuring Gus Lymburn, Bruce Fummey, Susan Riddell plus our pick of up and coming acts Robyn Probert and Jordan Wistuba. Hosted by regular compere Fergus Mitchell. At The Glad Cafe from 7.30pm.

Flower Show

Queens Park Flower Show is the first community-focused horticultural event with a spotlight on amateur gardening based in Queens Park Arena. As well as live entertainment over the weekend, this event will have many fantastic activities such as displays of the best houseplants, floral photography and flower arranging. From noon- 5pm.

Summer Festival

King’s Park Secondary School is hostings its Summer Festival from 10am-noon. Come along and enjoy stalls, food, music, dancing more.

Sunday, June 2

Open Mic Night

The Glad Cafe’s ever-popular open mic night with house band, The Bucks. From 7.30pm.

Monday, June 3

ASN drama group

Enjoy a mixture of songs and drama as the Magic of showbiz ASN drama group put on their third show . The event takes place at Broom Church, Broom Road East, Newton Mearns at 7.30 pm .

Wednesday, June 5

Harlequin Youth Theatre

Harlequin Youth Theatre return to Eastwood Park Theatre, with their production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat! Runs until June 8. 7.30pm plus 2.30pm Saturday Matinee.

Ladies evening

Join the team at Rock Paper Scissors, Busby for free hair advice, Prosecco & nibbles, fashion show and goody bags at their Ladies Evening from 5pm.

Live Music

Catch some live music at Bar BIBI & Dimora Restaurant, Newton Mearns from 7pm.