Family Learning

News on projects and upcoming events in Govanhill. These include opportunities for skills development and socialising.

VERSE UNIVERSE at GoMA – a celebration of poetry and songs in languages of the world featuring residents of Govanhill as well as performers from wider Glasgow.


venue: Gallery of Modern Art

date: Thursday, 30 January 2020

time: 17:30-19:30


Diverse Communities Networking Event

This event will provide an opportunity to meet with local organisations who can provide employability focussed support to the diverse communities of Glasgow as well as employers with current vacancies

Confirmed attendees include:

  • Bridges Programme
  • Waverley Care
  • Glasgow Clyde College
  • Simon Community/ Period Friendly Project
  • Fair Start Scotland
    and more to be confirmed

    venue: Daisy Street Neighbourhood Centre
    date:  Friday, 14th February
    time: 10.30 – 13.30

    Migrant Voice Media Lab training workshops
    The programme will include small group sessions led by volunteer film-makers, journalists, and media professionals. You can attend more than one session.

    Scots and new Scots from all over the world – asylum seekers, refugees, and other migrants living in Glasgow – join us to learn media skills that will make your voices heard! There will be time to participate in at least 2 small group sessions during the evening.

    Sessions include:
    video making
    interviewing skills
    zine making

    Refreshments will be provided & bus travel will be refunded to those unwaged.
    Book your free ticket by
    For more information please contact

    venue: Samaritan House, 79 Coplaw Street, Glasgow, G42 7JG
    date: Monday, 17th February
    time: 5:15pm – 7:45pm

    Govanhill Ceilidh 

Save the date! I will share more details once promotional materials are ready.

venue: The Point, 20 Balvicar Drive, G42 8QS
date: Friday, 28th February
time: evening