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Women Making It, 2019. Credit: Nikki Chung

Women Making It

20th September at 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30 am on Friday, repeating until 30th November, 2019

Keep cosy this Autumn with our bitesize learning sessions where we'll be scrapbooking, badge making, watching films together and much more. Warm and relaxed drop-in sessions, these are perfect if you enjoy craft activities or you're looking to make new friends!

Spare Rib magazines. Credit: GWL

The Open Archive: Spare Rib

21st September at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Emerging from the underground press in 1972 and running until 1993 Spare Rib makes up an important part of our collection.  Stop by for a look in our Open Archive and be surprised by its continuing relevance and radical outlook.

Take One Action at GWL, 2018. Credit: Take One Action

Disruption is Fertile: How Ecofeminism is Rooting for Change

28th September at 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Explore how feminism shapes environmentalism and consider whether climate chaos calls for radical action and, if so, on whose behalf, in Take One Action's talk and workshop event.

SQIFF VR & Interactive Exhibition Credit Tiu Makkonen

SQIFF 2019 VR & Interactive Exhibition Launch

3rd October at 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

A drinks reception to mark the launch of Scottish Queer International Film Festival’s Virtual Reality & Interactive Exhibition which showcases stories from around the world told using the latest technology and innovative techniques.

Women Making It, 2019. Credit: Nikki Chung

Women Making It

4th October at 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30 am on Friday, repeating until 30th November, 2019

Keep cosy this Autumn with our bitesize learning sessions where we'll be scrapbooking, badge making, watching films together and much more. Warm and relaxed drop-in sessions, these are perfect if you enjoy craft activities or you're looking to make new friends!

SQIFF VR & Interactive Exhibition Credit Tiu Makkonen

SQIFF 2019 VR & Interactive Exhibition

4th October at 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on 5th October, 2019 at 12:00 pm

Scottish Queer International Film Festival’s Virtual Reality and Interactive Exhibition showcases stories from around the world told using the latest technology and innovative techniques.

GWL Borrower Card. Credit: GWL

Warm Welcome

5th October at 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until 3rd February, 2020

GWL Warm Welcome drop-in days take place on the first Saturday of every month. If you are new to GWL this is a friendly relaxed way to find out about borrowing, volunteering, our programme and collections. We’d love to welcome you here!

SQIFF VR & Interactive Exhibition Credit Tiu Makkonen

SQIFF 2019 VR & Interactive Exhibition

5th October at 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on 5th October, 2019 at 12:00 pm

Scottish Queer International Film Festival’s Virtual Reality and Interactive Exhibition showcases stories from around the world told using the latest technology and innovative techniques.

Women Making It, 2019. Credit: Nikki Chung

Women Making It

18th October at 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30 am on Friday, repeating until 30th November, 2019

Keep cosy this Autumn with our bitesize learning sessions where we'll be scrapbooking, badge making, watching films together and much more. Warm and relaxed drop-in sessions, these are perfect if you enjoy craft activities or you're looking to make new friends!

Portrait of Anna Morton Geddes. Credit: SHBT and family of John Knox Ferguson

The Women of Riddle’s Court

24th October at 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Find out more about the incredible women gardeners, poets, painters and campaigners associated with Edinburgh’s historic Riddle’s Court merchant's house.

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