What’s on in the Southside from January 25 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 between September and May.For more details contact Glyn Jones on 07943435843 or email: alfredjones123@btinternet.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! Park Church, Ravenscliffe Dr, Giffnock 7.30-9.30pm.

Dial M for Murder

Giffnock Theatre Players presents ‘Dial M for Murder’ an exciting and gripping thriller that was made into a classic film directed by Alfred Hitchcock and starring Ray Milland and Grace Kelly. At Eastwood Park Theatre until January 26. 7.30pm plus 2.30pm Saturday Matinee.

Friday, January 25

Items of interest

Items of Interest is Pollok House’s programme of Winter Talks, every Friday a particular aspect of the house’s history will be revealed by knowledgeable guides. This afternoon there will be a chance to look at Lady Maxwell’s scrapbooks. From 2pm at Pollok House.

Community Choir

The 70 member strong Glad Community Choir – along with some high profile friends – take on the songs of the peerless Paul Simon. At Langside Parish Church from 7.30pm.

Irma Vep

Irma Vep & Band plus Kaputt play The Glad Cafe from 7.30pm.

Saturday, January 26

Dining Experience

Brilliantly funny, Only Fools The (cushty) Dining Experience is a wholly original immersive theatre show created in loving tribute to the BBC’s Only Fools & Horses TV series. Audiences will be transported to The Nags Head to meet the pride of Peckham in a night of wheeling, dealing and eating.From 7pm - 10pm at The Shed, Langside Avenue.

Broken Chanter

Broken Charter plus Jill Lorean play the Glad Cafe from 7.30pm. Part of Celtic Connections 2019.

Messy Play

Join Mess Around Glasgow South for their Mess Around Party, at Maccabi Centre, Giffnock from 10.30-11.30am.

Sunday, January 27

Ghosting of Rabbie Burns

Hilarious new comedy, The Ghosting of Rabbie Burns, proves that love and relationships haven’t changed that much in 200 years after all! Catch it at Eastwood Park Theatre from 7.30pm.

Glad Rags birthday party

The Glad Cafe’s sister project,Glad Rags Thrift is turning five! Come for a post Christmas dance extravaganza with probably the best DJ duo around, Jenvalon! All your fave songs by all your fave people, you will have a hard time standing still. Suggested donation on the door £4 and as always all our takings go straight to the Glad Foundation.At the Glad Cafe from 7.30pm.

Burns Supper

Come along for a pre theatre Burns Supper at Eastwood Park from 6pm.

Tuck in to your favourite Scottish Fayre of Haggis, Neeps & Tatties - only £6!

Monday, January 28

Share a song

Enjoy a good old sing-along and ‘gie it laldy’ at Share a Song and Sing Along at Barrhead Foundry Library from 1.30pm - 2.30pm.

Saturday, February 2

Valerie Bar

Valerie Bar (accordian) will play Giffnock South Parish Church at 1pm as part of the Giffnock South Concert Series. Tickets (£5) are available on the door, from the church office or by calling 0141 638 2599.