Author visits and talks at The Mitchell Library
The Mitchell Library regularly hosts talks and lectures by authors, poets, artists, academics and more in addition to the regular talks and workshops below. Check these pages regularly to find out about special events taking place or join us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter for up-to-the-minute updates!
EXPLORING THE WALL - THE ARCHITECTURE OF ALEXANDER THOMSON
MARK BAINES, ALEXANDER THOMSON SOCIETY
TUE 26 AUG, 6PM, MOIR-DYER ROOM
Mark Baines is the recently elected Chairman and founding member of the Alexander Thomson Society. He is a lecturer at the Mackintosh School of Architecture in Glasgow and co-initiator of the Society's ambitious proposals for the former Caledonia Road Church in the Gorbals.
Regular talks and workshops
Family History Workshops
In addition to author talks in The Mitchell Library, there are regular Family History workshops - from how to get started to more specific topics such as Irish Family History. There are introductions to different archives sources such as Church Archives, School Archives and Census Substitutes. There's sure to be something of interest for all budding genealogists! More information
Business @The Mitchell Workshops
Business at The Mitchell runs regular workshops on how to successfully start and run your own business using the many on-line business resources available through Glasgow Libraries, from researching the initial germ of your idea to expanding your customer base and much more.