What’s on in the Southside from April 5 onwards

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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.

Eastwood Choral Society

Come and join our vibrant mixed voice adult choir. All voices welcome (particularly tenors!) No auditions required. Our repertoire is largely choral and classical. This term we are rehearsing for a Gala opera-based concert to be held in May. Bring a mug for break time tea and biscuits. Monday evenings, 7.30-9.30, Park Church, Ravenscliffe Dr, Giffnock. For further information contact Gill Bain on gillatecs@gmail.com.

Friday, April 5


Join Dino Martino, Graeme and some of the best singers and entertainers in Barrhead at The Kelburn Bar from 8pm.

Saturday, April 6

Lavinia Blackwall

Lavina Blackwell and Stilton play The Glad Cafe from 7.30pm.

Ralph Peterson

Enjoy a night of soul, Motown, R & B and more courtesy of Ralph Petersen: The Man of Soul at Giffnock North Social Club from 7.45pm.

Southside Soul

Southside Soul returns to Pollok ES Social club from 8pm - 1am for the latest instalment featuring guest DJs Chris Wardle and Stephen Cootes.

The Travelling Wilburys

‘Roy Orbison and the Travelling Wilburys Experience’ will take you on a journey through the story of the Wilburys, with expert narrative and big screen action. Hear the Travelling Wilbury classics and many more. At Eastwood Park Theatre, 7.30pm.

Sunday, April 7

The Tailor of Inverness

Dogstar Theatre Company return to Eastwood Park Theatre, Giffnock with their new production, The Tailor of Inverness from 7.30pm.

Wedding Fayre

Eglinton Arms Hotel, Eaglesham is hosting a wedding fayre from 12-4pm.

Tuesday, April 9

What Girls Are Made Of

Based on her meticulously detailed teenage diaries, this is the true story of Cora Bissett’s rollercoaster journey from the girl she was to the woman she wanted to be. At Tramway until April 13.

Wednesday, April 10

Amphibian Amore

Bring your wellies and a torch and go spy on some of Whitelee’s amphibians with the Whitelee Countryside Rangers from7-9pm.

Live music

Every Wednesday catch some live music featuring different musicians and sounds at Bar BIBI & Dimora Restaurant, Newton Mearns, 7pm.

Thursday, April 11

All About Eve

Eastwood Park Theatre brings the National Theatre to Giffnock as part of their project ‘NT Live’. Catch All About Eve, starring Gillian Anderson and Lily James at 7pm.

Friday, April 12

Music Night

Runway Theatre Company presents a fundraising concert – Friday night is music night – at Clincarthill Parish Church, Mount Florida from 7.30pm. With songs from the West End and Broadway, popular standards and Scottish favourites. Tickets: £10 including tea/coffee and homebaking. Contacts Susan on 07801048527.

Saturday, April 13

Men of Motown

Enjoy an evening of fantastic entertainment from the Men of Motown at the Columba Club Barrhead at 7.30pm.