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Women’s Words Exhibition. Credit: GWL

Women’s Words Exhibition

13th April - 1st June

Take a peek at some of our literary treasures, from poetry to pulp fiction at our Women’s Words exhibition. We will showcase celebrated writers from our Open the Door Festival.

Education for Women artwork from the Centenary of Womens Suffrage Celebration Event Credit: GWL

Textiles and Activism

13th April - 1st June

Working with textile artist Paria Goodarzi, women from Sakina Group in Glasgow have designed their own creative prints for scarves. This exhibition showcases their work which uses symbols, images and empowering statements to explore and celebrate women’s activism. 

Paper Iron, made for Tiny Territories exhibition by Caroline Christie

Tiny Territories

17th April - 30th May

Come find ‘Tiny Territories’; an exhibition of paper sculptures & photos of unnoticed objects & places.

Books by Women Writers of Colour at Glasgow Women's Library

Readers of Colour

24th April at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Come along to our Edinburgh reading group and discover new women writers of colour.

Book Party Give-Away attendees in 2018

Book Party Giveaway

25th April at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Grab your free book, tune into our story-themed soundtrack, and try your luck at our fiendishly fun book quiz.

Seeing Things at GWL- Creative Sparks: Abbess of Crewe

25th April at 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join our Seeing Things group for the world premiere of an adaptation of Muriel Spark's Abbess of Crewe! As always, it will also be a lovely opportunity to meet like-minded folks, to get to know GWL, and to see which creative masterpieces one of the many groups who are active within GWL have managed to produce.

Drama Queens, Creative Sparks: The Abbess of Crewe. Muriel Spark's book The Abbess of Crewe.

Creative Sparks: The Abbess of Crewe

25th April at 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us for the worldwide premiere of a dramatic reading of GWL’s Drama Queens adaptation of Muriel Spark’s The Abbess of Crewe.

Song books from our collection, ‘Out Loud!’ and ‘Sisters In Song’ Credit: GWL

Utter: Raise Your Voice

25th April at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The joy of making music together is what Utter, singing group with a difference, is all about. No need to read music, or have singing experience. Come to as many sessions as you like!

Reading group for Muslim women photographed with the book ‘A Broken Half’ by Sehar Abdul Aziz. Credit: GWL

Reading Group for Muslim Women

26th April at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Reading group for Muslim Women brings together women interested in books written by Muslim women or with a focus on women’s issue. 

Women Making It Credit: GWL Women painting and drawing at GWL

Women Making It

26th April at 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30am on Friday, repeating until 25th May, 2019

Join us for a range of GWL’s bitesize learning including scrapbooking, badge making, African beadwork, film screenings and much more.

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