DIARY OF EVENTS

 

5 MAR  

Scottish Ornithologists' Club Highland: The Teuchat Glen; Wildlife on a Highland

7.30pm, Culloden Library, Keppoch Road, Culloden, Inverness

£3 members; £4 non members

Perthshire Estate. Speaker - Keith Brockie
Contact:
Kathy Boniface
01808 511740 or 01463 772539
5 MAR  

Travelling for the Elderly

10 am, Blue Room, Forres Community Centre

£2; free to members

Presentation by Beaver Travel
Contact:
Norman Thomson
01309-676884

5 MAR  

Moray Field Club Indoor meeting

7.30pm, The Lounge, Elgin Town Hall

£2 including tea and coffee

Talk: Standing Stones and Stone Circles by Howie Firth
Contact:
SaraMarsh
07840285438

5 MAR  

Highland Astronomical Society: Subject to be Confirmed

7.15pm - 10pm, Smithton Culloden Free Church

Speaker - Maarten de Vries
5 MAR  

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Coffee Morning

10am - 12pm, Elgin High Church, North Guildry Street, Elgin

£3

Proceeds to Christian Aid
5 MAR  

Dyslexia Scotland Masterclass for Parents

7-9pm, Maisondieu Suite at the Laichmoray Hotel, Elgin

Free to everyone. No need to book.

Dyslexia - what to look for, how it can affect your child, homework and study tips, the education system and more...
Contact:
Mandy Clinch
07730 373933

http://dyslexiascotland.org.uk/events/parent-masterclass-elgin
5 MAR  

Breaking the Ice:Learning to Speak with Confidence

10am- 3pm, An Lanntair, Kenneth Street, Stornoway

Ideal in preparation for promoting your business, interviews, work presentations, wedding speeches, etc. Absolutely no pressure on anyone to speak.
Contact:
01851 708480

5 MAR  

Salvation Army Baby Bank

10am - 12pm, Salvation Army, 59 Bayhead, Stornoway

Free

Free baby clothes & equipment. Donations welcome
Contact:
01851 703875

5 MAR  

Pointers' Youth Cafe: Young Mums' Group

10.30am - 12pm, Pointers Cafe, 14 - 16 North Beach, Stornoway

Open to all young mums aged 25 & under & their children
Contact:
01851 822713

5 MAR  

Pointers' Youth Cafe: Young Carers' Group

3.45pm - 6pm, Pointers Cafe, 14 - 16 North Beach, Stornoway

For S1 - S6
Contact:
01851 822713

5 MAR  

Battle of the Bands!

6.30pm Primary Orchestras, 7.30pmBattle , Eden Court

Adults £4.00, Children £1.00

The Jads, Parma Violet, Flying Knee, Fruit Origin Controller and Jade Paperweights compete for the title.
Contact:
Festival Administrator

http://Www.invernessmusicfestival.org
5 MAR  

Stornoway Tourism Conference: Telling Our Stories

9am - 6pm, An Lanntair, Kenneth Street, Stornoway

£15 - £30

Aimed at accommodation providers big & small, people offering attractions & all those involved in welcoming visitors or whose business is dependent on tourism in the islands. The conference is open to both members & non-members of Outer Hebrides Tourism.