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Tips for Girls
4th February, 2016 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Dear GWL, is it permissible to spoon with a young man before we’re engaged? Should I singe the hairs off the pig’s trotters before roasting them? Is dancing bad for my ovaries? Love, Confused of Glasgow.
Dear Confused – We have just the thing for you. Come and explore some of the useful, quaint and downright outrageous advice contained in the archives of Glasgow Women’s Library and the National Library of Scotland Moving Image Archive.
Whether it’s advice on relationships, family planning, public health, or hair and beauty, we’ll be rummaging through Glasgow Women’s Library’s archive to uncover some of the helpful – and not so helpful – advice for women in our collection, as well as watching some of the short films in the National Library of Scotland Moving Image Archive, working towards curating an exciting exhibition using some of your favourite top tips from both archives.
Tips for Girls Workshops Throughout Spring:
We would love for you to join us for all of the workshops as during Spring we will be developing an exhibition together. However, if you can only make it to some, we would be pleased for you to join, each session has it’s own booking page.
Thursday 4th February, 2pm to 4pm
Thursday 3rd March, 5.30pm to 7.30pm (Tips For Girls Special with Margaret Montgomery)
Thursday 7th April, 2pm to 4pm
Thursday 5th May, 5.30pm to 7.30pm
This workshop is for women only and is free to attend.
Please book below (you will be taken through the shopping cart but no charge will be made) or you can call us on 0141 550 2267. If you have booked a place and are no longer able to attend please let us know so that we can make your place available to someone else.