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Thursday 30 March 2017
English as a Second Language: Leith Community Education Centre (Kirkgate): 9.30am - 12.00 pm During school terms: Shore Room
English language provision for speakers of other languages who are permanent residents of Edinburgh or refugees, provided by Community-based ESOL, Edinburgh College. Contact Edinburgh College on 0131 535 4630 or e-mail agnieszka.waszak@edinburghcollege.ac.uk

Thursday 30 March 2017
Drop In Figurative Artists Drawing and Painting Group: Custom House Revival: 9:45 – 12.30pm: Event Room £10:00
Open to all comers, professionals and beginners alike, this is an untutored group.
We charge £10.00 per session, and have male and female models.
Some drawing boards and easels are available on first come basis.
So if some Leithers have been hanging out for a casual drop in group, our doors have just opened.
Come and join us, do give me a call , or drop in
Trina Bohan: 07783398112
Studio 12
Customs House
67 Commercial street

Thursday 30 March 2017
C – Card Direct (16+): Leith Community Education Centre (Kirkgate): 10.00 – 4.00pm: Office

C – Card Direct is for people aged 16 and over who want free condoms. No names, no judgements, no problems. Just drop in.For more information about c-card, check out www.ccard.org.uk

Thursday 30 March 2017
Kinsfolk Carers Edinburgh: Leith Community Education Centre (Kirkgate): 10.00 – 12.0 noon (during school terms): Persevere Room

Kinsfolk Carers Edinburgh is an Edinburgh based charity support group for kinship carers. Kinship carers care full time for children who cannot live with their parents‚ for many different reasons. This drop in group offers advice, listening, information and well – being. Check out www.kinshipcarersedinburgh.co.uk or phone 0131 205 4321

Thursday 30 March 2017
Narcotics Anonymous: Leith Community Education Centre (Kirkgate): 12.30 – 2.30pm: Shore Room

If you have a drug problem, speak to someone who has been there. For more information about local meetings, call 04041 446 337, check out – www.ukna.org or call the National Helpline on 0545 373 3366.

Thursday 30 March 2017
Camera Club: Leith Community Education Centre (Kirkgate): 1.00 – 1.30pm: Persevere Room

Part of The Edinburgh Digital Photography Meet-up Group. Sometimes meet at the Centre for a workshop and sometimes at locations around Edinburgh to take photos. Please check out www.meetup.com/The-Edinburgh-Digital-Photography-Meetup-Group/ to meet up with the group

Thursday 30 March 2017
Over 50’s Social Club: Leith Community Education Centre (Kirkgate): 1.30 – 4.00pm: Kinnaird Hall

Social club for over 50’s. Activities include - trips, crafts, films, talks and anything else the members decide! £1.00 a session. To find out what we are doing this week, please phone the Centre on 554 4750.

Thursday 30 March 2017
Youth Club - 'All about the girls': Leith Community Education Centre (Kirkgate): 1.30 – 4.00pm: Cafe & Sports Hall

Come along to this girls only group! Sports, crafts, computer games for P1 – P7. £1.00 per session.

Thursday 30 March 2017
Youth Club - Drama: Leith Community Education Centre (Kirkgate): 5.00 – 6.30pm (P1 – P4) 6.30 – 8.00pm (P4 – P7): Links Room

Are you aged between 5 – 12 years old? Would you like to perform, dabble in acting or freshen up your skills? Just come along and join in the fun! £1 a session. For more information, please phone the Centre on 0131 554 4750.

Thursday 30 March 2017
Tae Kwon Do (UKTC: Leith Community Education Centre (Kirkgate): 5.00 – 6.00pm (3 – 5 years old) 6.00 – 7.00pm (5 years +) 7.00 – 8.00pm (Adults & Teenagers): Kinnaird Hall

Taekwon-Do classes for fitness, self-defence and self-confidence. Please see www.uktc.co.uk or phone 01786 845 030 to book your FREE trial lesson now. Limited places available.

Thursday 30 March 2017
Irish Dancing: Leith Community Education Centre (Kirkgate): 6.00pm – 6.45pm for 5 – 8 years 6.45 pm – 7.30 pm for 9 + years 7.30 pm – 9.00 pm Dance Team Training Class: Trinity Room

Irish Dance with Personality! Scotland’s premier multiple Award Winning Irish Dancers. Relaxed, fun, professional classes at The Irish Dance Academy for all ages and skill sets. Teaching skills in traditional and modern Irish dance Adults - £5 a class/£5.50 drop in, Children - £5 a class. For more information, check out – www.siamsoir.co.uk

Thursday 30 March 2017
Inter Club (10-13yrs): 6.00 - 8.00pm
Citadel Youth Centre, 175 Commercial St, Edinburgh, EH6 6JE
http://www.citadelyouthcentre.org.uk

Thursday 30 March 2017
Confirming the Word Bible Training: Leith Community Education Centre (Kirkgate): 6.30 – 9.00pm: Shore Room

Confirming the Word (CTW) is a hear and do Bible training centre. It is for those who feel called to the ministry, missions, or simply want to be more equipped to reach those in their local community. For more information, check out http://ctwscotland.uk/

Thursday 30 March 2017
VADA (17+yrs): 7.00 - 9.00pm
LGBT Youth Scotland, Citadel House, 40 Commercial St, Edinburgh, EH6 6JD
https://www.lgbtyouth.org.uk

Thursday 30 March 2017
LeithEnders: 7.45 - 9.30pm
'Leithenders' (named by the young people, because they have 'more drama than Eastenders') is the YMCA's open access youth club for young people aged 12-17
The Acorn Centre. Junction Place, Leith, Edinburgh, EH6 5JA

Thursday 30 March 2017
Jazz - Shore Bar - 8:30pm - Free!
Jazz session every Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday Lunch time and the first Saturday of the month

Thursday 30 March 2017
Live Music - Victoria Bar - 9:00 - 11:00pm - Free!
Live music every Thursday evening in Victoria.

Friday 31 March 2017
Academy Arts: Leith Community Education Centre (Kirkgate): 9.00 – 12.00 noon: Links Room
Art group which meets twice a week (Mondays and Fridays). £1.00 per week. For more information, please contact the Centre on 0131 554 4750.

Friday 31 March 2017
Sewing Group: Leith Community Education Centre (Kirkgate): 9.30 – 11.30am: Trinity Room
Sewing group for people with some experience who want to practice their skills. Bring along own materials. For more information, contact the Centre on 0131 554 4750.

Friday 31 March 2017
Multi Cultural Family Base Parents and Toddlers Group: Leith Community Education Centre (Kirkgate): 10.00am – 12 noon: Peevers Room
The Multi - Cultural Family Base Early Years Service exists to meet the needs of families with children, pre birth to 3 years. They work across the City of Edinburgh with Black and Minority Ethnic families and in the Leith area with families from all communities. They can provide individual support in the home or at their premises, or families may join with others in one of their groups. Currently they have two parent and toddler groups and a group supporting parents to access employment / training. These meet on a weekly basis using local community venues in Leith. To make a referral or to ask if you can be referred, please contact the Multi - Cultural Family Base on 0131 553 4313.

Friday 31 March 2017
C – Card Direct (16+): Leith Community Education Centre (Kirkgate): 10.00 – 4.00pm: Office

C – Card Direct is for people aged 16 and over who want free condoms. No names, no judgements, no problems. Just drop in.For more information about c-card, check out www.ccard.org.uk

Friday 31 March 2017
Bookbug: McDonald Road Library: 10.30 - 11.15am - Free!
A free event for 0 to 4 year olds and their parents/carers, every Friday.
http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/directory_record/5036/mcdonald_road_library

Friday 31 March 2017
Friday Youth Club: Leith Community Education Centre (Kirkgate): 1.00 – 3.00pm: Sports Hall/Kinnaird Hall

Various activities including arts and crafts, computer games, sports activities, chill out zone and much more for kids in P1 – P7. £1 a session.

Friday 31 March 2017
Sikh Sanjog Junior Group: Leith Community Education Centre (Kirkgate): 1.30 – 3.30pm: Links Room

The junior group is open to children aged between 5 – 11 years old from Sikh and other ethnically culturally diverse backgrounds. Activities – arts and crafts, music, dance and games. For more information, check out www.sikhsanjog.com

Friday 31 March 2017
Crafts for Children - Leith Library - 2.30 - 3.30pm - Free!
For children up to 10 years old.
http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/directory_record/5035/leith_library

Friday 31 March 2017
Crafts for Children - McDonald Road Library - 3.00 - 4.00pm - Free!
http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/directory_record/5036/mcdonald_road_library

Friday 31 March 2017
DJ - Victoria Bar - 9:00pm - Free!
DJ in Victoria every Friday night...