National Library of Scotland at Kelvin Hall events are free and take place at Kelvin Hall in Glasgow, unless we state otherwise.
List updated: 17 September.
Getting started with the Moving Image Archive
The National Library of Scotland's Moving Image Archive has been collecting and preserving films since 1976. All of Scots life can be seen: adverts, documentaries, home movies, promotional films, amateur comedies, educational programmes and more. This workshop is designed to introduce you to the archive and guide you through getting the most from searching our catalogue. Workshop lasts around one hour.
Wednesday 19 September
Free. Book 'Getting started with the Moving Image Archive' on Eventbrite or phone 0845 366 4629.
The Claire Macdonald game cookbook
Claire Macdonald is a hugely successful and critically acclaimed cookery writer. Over thirty years she has garnered numerous awards and has appeared regularly on TV and at cookery demonstrations and courses all over the globe. Join Claire in celebrating Scotland’s beautiful, bountiful larder with reference to her latest release, 'The Claire Macdonald Game Cookbook'.
Wednesday 19 September
Free. Due to unforeseen circumstances this event has been postponed.
Macmillan coffee morning
Join National Library of Scotland staff at Kelvin Hall as they team up with their Glasgow Life colleagues to host their biggest Macmillan Coffee morning yet. Bakes and cakes will be on offer throughout the day, and all donations for MacMillan Cancer Support would be greatly received. Pop in and enjoy a sweet treat as you sit down to enjoy a film from our extensive Moving Image Archive.
Friday 28 September
No need to book, just drop in.
CINE[STHESIA]: The Skyewalkers
Our film club showcases hidden gems from the National Library of Scotland's Moving Image Archive. This month we welcome filmmaker Douglas Hall who presents his feature film, 'The Skyewalkers'. This feature documents a trip to Skye in May 1988 by members of the Bridge of Weir Hillwalking Club. After the screening, take some time to explore our collections in the National Library's award-winning Kelvin Hall venue.
Saturday 29 September
Free. Book 'CINE[STHESIA]: The Skyewalkers' on Eventbrite or phone 0845 366 4629.