Learning events in Fife

View all the upcoming Learning events taking place throughout Fife below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Fife

Operating Theatre Live

Operating Theatre Live

Selected dates between 11th June 2020 - 18th March 2021
Online Event

Join award-winning Sam Piri and Amy Straughan LIVE from the operating theatre every Tuesday and Thursday as they examine the incredible structure of the human body to learn in a way never done before!
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Blooming Marvellous

Blooming Marvellous

12th September 2020 - 14th February 2021

Everything in the garden’s lovely as we explore the wonderful world of wildlife and plants through our colourful and entertaining family-friendly exhibition!
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Dog First Aid (LIVE) 3 modules 3 evenings

Dog First Aid (LIVE) 3 modules 3 evenings

Selected dates between 22nd September 2020 - 27th October 2020
Online Event

The Emergency Canine Care course run by Dog First Aid Scotland North has been designed to be delivered through a live interactive session in 3 evening modules.
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Centre for Lifelong Learning’s Autumn Online Classes

Centre for Lifelong Learning’s Autumn Online Classes

1st October 2020 - 23rd December 2020
Online Event

With the help of expert tutors, the Centre for Lifelong Learning at University of Strathclyde have developed an exciting range of classes to help keep you busy this Autumn!
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Introduction to BSL (British Sign Language) Workshop

Introduction to BSL (British Sign Language) Workshop

Selected dates between 11th November 2020 - 18th November 2020
Online Event

Join an 'introduction to BSL' workshop with Eileen and Helensburgh Art Hub Online on the 11th or 18th November!
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Christmas Baking for Children

Christmas Baking for Children

28th November 2020 - 29th November 2020

Bring your children to enjoy some Christmas baking in the old kitchen at Hill of Tarvit. They will love making their own biscuits to take home!
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Events in East Renfrewshire

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Curious About Edinburgh

Curious About Edinburgh

1st January 2020 - 31st December 2020

Have fun discovering Edinburgh with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!

Find out about Curious About Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids

Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids

10th August 2020 - 19th December 2021

Check out ComputerXplorers SEScotland's online kids computing clubs, the perfect way to learn the latest technologies and develop invaluable tech skills.

Find out about Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids on What's On Edinburgh
Scotland’s Precious Seas

Scotland’s Precious Seas

19th August 2020 - 10th January 2021

To celebrate the Year of Coasts and Waters, this small exhibition explores Scotland’s diverse sea life and the many threats facing our marine life.

Find out about Scotland’s Precious Seas on What's On Edinburgh
Scots Music Group: Instrument and Song Classes

Scots Music Group: Instrument and Song Classes

8th September 2020 - 3rd December 2020

Scots Music Group is running its autumn term online! Check out the full list of weekly classes available through Zoom!

Find out about Scots Music Group: Instrument and Song Classes on What's On Edinburgh
Music Classes for Children age 4 to 12

Music Classes for Children age 4 to 12

12th September 2020 - 12th November 2020

St Marys Music School Edinburgh is delivering various online music classes for children age 4 to 12 years starting in September.

Find out about Music Classes for Children age 4 to 12 on What's On Edinburgh
First Bite Junior Youth Theatre

First Bite Junior Youth Theatre

17th September 2020 - 10th December 2020

First Bite Junior Youth Theatre is run by Live Drama and is for all 7 - 11 year olds with a love of drama and the performing arts and starts on 17th September!

Find out about First Bite Junior Youth Theatre on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh October Half Term Camp @ George Watson’s College

Edinburgh October Half Term Camp @ George Watson’s College

19th October 2020 - 23rd October 2020

Miniversity Holiday Camps are coming to George Watson’s College this October half-term and are specifically designed for children age 5-12 years!

Medicine and Blood: Online Kids Workshop

Medicine and Blood: Online Kids Workshop

22nd October 2020

Join Surgeons Hall Museums for some hands on learning in this new Zoom workshop for Kids aged 8+!

Find out about Medicine and Blood: Online Kids Workshop on What's On Edinburgh
The Bloody History of Surgery: Online Workshop for Adults

The Bloody History of Surgery: Online Workshop for Adults

31st October 2020

Looking to do something fun this Halloween weekend? Join Surgeons Hall Museum for some hands on learning in this online Zoom workshop!

Find out about The Bloody History of Surgery: Online Workshop for Adults on What's On Edinburgh
Potted Pathology: The Brain and Neurological Disease

Potted Pathology: The Brain and Neurological Disease

2nd November 2020

Join the Surgeons Hall Museums for Potted Pathology Part 2: The Brain and Neurological Disease on Monday 2nd November!

Find out about Potted Pathology: The Brain and Neurological Disease on What's On Edinburgh
1 Day Introduction to Machine Sewing

1 Day Introduction to Machine Sewing

Selected dates between 7th November 2020 - 14th November 2020

Become familiar with the basics of machine sewing and help you build your confidence using a domestic sewing machine in this 1 day workshop with The Edinburgh Sewcial Club.

Find out about 1 Day Introduction to Machine Sewing on What's On Edinburgh
Forensic Art: An introduction to Forensic Art and Facial Reconstruction

Forensic Art: An introduction to Forensic Art and Facial Reconstruction

14th November 2020

Join forensic artist Karen Flemming for this online Zoom introduction to the fascinating world of forensic art.

Internal Reflections: Representing Anatomy in Art

Internal Reflections: Representing Anatomy in Art

18th November 2020

Join Surgeons Hall Museums Human Remains Conservator Cat Irving for this introduction to the fascinating history of anatomical art!

Find out about Internal Reflections: Representing Anatomy in Art on What's On Edinburgh
Death in The Arctic: Harry Goodsir and The Franklin Expedition

Death in The Arctic: Harry Goodsir and The Franklin Expedition

23rd November 2020

From Surgeons’ Hall Museum to death in the Arctic; Prof Ken Donaldson explores the history of Harry Goodsir and the Franklin Expedition as part of the On Demand online lecture series.

Potted Pathology Part 3: Allergy and Pathologies of the Immune System

Potted Pathology Part 3: Allergy and Pathologies of the Immune System

7th December 2020

Join Professor Ken Donaldson, Senior Research Fellow in the Surgeons Hall Museums, for Potted Pathology Part 3: Allergy and Pathologies of the Immune System!

Joyworks Laughter Yoga Leadership

Joyworks Laughter Yoga Leadership

27th February 2021 - 28th February 2021

Come train with the best and become a qualified Laughter Yoga Leader professional, in a most uplifting and fun weekend, with Edinburgh Joyworks!

Find out about Joyworks Laughter Yoga Leadership on What's On Edinburgh
Adult Creative Workshop: Introduction to Pinhole photography

Adult Creative Workshop: Introduction to Pinhole photography

28th February 2021

Join us at City Art Centre for a special half day workshop exploring pinhole cameras!

Adult Creative Workshop: Cyanotypes (Blueprints)

Adult Creative Workshop: Cyanotypes (Blueprints)

6th March 2021

Join us at City Art Centre for an introduction to the cyanotype process, one of the earliest forms of photography, dating back to 1842.

Find out about Adult Creative Workshop: Cyanotypes (Blueprints) on What's On Edinburgh
How to be a Psychic Conman

How to be a Psychic Conman

17th July 2021

Roll up! Roll up! Gather ye round the traveling caravan as Snake Oil Salesman, Ash Pryce, demonstrates the miraculous curative abilities of psychic surgery.

Find out about How to be a Psychic Conman on What's On Edinburgh
Family Craft: Pond life - Pond Dipping

Family Craft: Pond life - Pond Dipping

2nd August 2021

Discover what lives in our wonderful pond in the Japanese Garden and like a scientist record what you have found in a special little book.

Find out about Family Craft: Pond life - Pond Dipping on What's On Edinburgh
Pinhole Cameras

Pinhole Cameras

15th August 2021

To celebrate World Photography Day (19 August), join us at Lauriston Castle for a special workshop exploring pinhole cameras!

Find out about Pinhole Cameras on What's On Edinburgh

Events in Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

1st January 2020 - 31st December 2020

Have fun discovering Glasgow with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!

Find out about Curious About Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
Seasonal Self-Discovery Writing Workshops

Seasonal Self-Discovery Writing Workshops

Selected dates between 19th June 2020 - 18th December 2020

Explore how to live more intentionally and incorporate nature and the seasons into your daily life on a Seasonal Self-Discovery Writing Workshop with Debbie Innes.

Find out about Seasonal Self-Discovery Writing Workshops on What's On Glasgow
Stained Glass Workshop: 2 Days

Stained Glass Workshop: 2 Days

Selected dates between 15th August 2020 - 26th October 2020

Learn how to create stained glass panels on this two day workshop for total beginners at Cass Peters Glass Art!

Find out about Stained Glass Workshop: 2 Days on What's On Glasgow
Stained Glass Workshop: 1 Day

Stained Glass Workshop: 1 Day

Selected dates between 20th August 2020 - 29th October 2020

Learn how to create stained glass panels on this one day workshop for total beginners at Cass Peters Glass Art!

Find out about Stained Glass Workshop: 1 Day on What's On Glasgow
Glass Fusing Class: Half Day

Glass Fusing Class: Half Day

Selected dates between 26th August 2020 - 28th October 2020

The Half Day Glass Fusing Classes at Cass Peters Glass Art are designed to give total beginners an introduction to a new skill... and have some fun!

Find out about Glass Fusing Class: Half Day on What's On Glasgow
Glass Fusing Class: 1 Day

Glass Fusing Class: 1 Day

Selected dates between 28th August 2020 - 23rd October 2020

The Glass Fusing Classes at Cass Peters Glass Art are designed to give total beginners an introduction to a new skill, and allow more time to create a larger piece of work

Find out about Glass Fusing Class: 1 Day on What's On Glasgow
Glasgow Science Festival: Science on the Sofa

Glasgow Science Festival: Science on the Sofa

9th September 2020 - 9th November 2020

Glasgow Science Festival are back with a digital programme of hands-on activities, talks, shows and more, to entertain and inspire!

Find out about Glasgow Science Festival: Science on the Sofa on What's On Glasgow
Skills Scotland Glasgow - CANCELLED

Skills Scotland Glasgow - CANCELLED

20th October 2020 - 21st October 2020

Get inspired at Skills Scotland Glasgow at the SEC Glasgow in November, the skills and careers event for 14-19 year olds!

Find out about Skills Scotland Glasgow - CANCELLED on What's On Glasgow
Paint and Prosecco - Beginners Watercolours

Paint and Prosecco - Beginners Watercolours

22nd October 2020

Join Helensburgh Art Hub for their next 'Paint & Prosecco' event on Thursday 22nd October where you'll learn how to paint a watercolour harbour scene!

Find out about Paint and Prosecco - Beginners Watercolours on What's On Glasgow
A Stitch in Time! Embroidered Clock Class

A Stitch in Time! Embroidered Clock Class

23rd October 2020

Sew Confident's Embroidered Clock Class is a relaxed and fun intro to hand embroidery that is suitable for beginners or those who want a refresher!

Find out about A Stitch in Time! Embroidered Clock Class on What's On Glasgow
Choosing Audition Materials (Online Course)

Choosing Audition Materials (Online Course)

28th October 2020

This online course is for people age 16+ who are interested in applying to the BA Acting and BA Musical Theatre programmes at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

Find out about Choosing Audition Materials (Online Course) on What's On Glasgow
Print From Home

Print From Home

29th October 2020

Learn to screen print from the comfort of your own home in this four week online course with Print Clan!

Find out about Print From Home on What's On Glasgow
BA Performance in BSL and English - Taster Weekends (Online Course)

BA Performance in BSL and English - Taster Weekends (Online Course)

31st October 2020 - 1st November 2020

These online weekend courses will provide an introduction to the BA Performance in BSL and English degree programme at the RCS.

The High School of Glasgow Virtual Open Event

The High School of Glasgow Virtual Open Event

31st October 2020 - 30th November 2020

The High School of Glasgow are hosting a virtual Open Event from 31st October, register now and find out how the school can help your child to flourish.

Find out about The High School of Glasgow Virtual Open Event on What's On Glasgow
Beginners Watercolour Workshop - Harbour Scene With Neil G Smith

Beginners Watercolour Workshop - Harbour Scene With Neil G Smith

1st November 2020

Join Helensburgh Art Hub for a gentle introduction to the world of watercolour from the comfort of your own home!

Japanese and Chinese Seal Engraving: Tenkoku

Japanese and Chinese Seal Engraving: Tenkoku

2nd November 2020

Carve your very own Japanese hanko stamp to make your inei impression, learn about the different stages in the Tenkoku process and the tools used with the Drawing and Painting Studio!

Find out about Japanese and Chinese Seal Engraving: Tenkoku on What's On Glasgow
Contemporary Performance Practice Audition Preparation (Online Course)

Contemporary Performance Practice Audition Preparation (Online Course)

3rd November 2020

This short course is for people age 16+ who are interested in applying to the BA Contemporary Performance Practice programme at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

Blue Prints: Workshop in Printing with Botanical or Blue

Blue Prints: Workshop in Printing with Botanical or Blue

5th November 2020

Blue Prints is a four week workshop in creating prints with blue techniques using Botanical elements: Indigo, Cyanotype, Logwood and Eco Printing.

Filmmaking Interview Preparation (Online)

Filmmaking Interview Preparation (Online)

7th November 2020

This one-day course is for people age 16+ who are interested in applying to the BA Filmmaking degree programme at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

Find out about Filmmaking Interview Preparation (Online) on What's On Glasgow
T-shirt Printing Masterclass with Urban Pirate Apparel

T-shirt Printing Masterclass with Urban Pirate Apparel

7th November 2020 - 8th November 2020

Learn the ins and outs of professional t-shirt printing in this weekend course with David from Urban Pirate Apparel at Print Clan Studio!

Find out about T-shirt Printing Masterclass with Urban Pirate Apparel on What's On Glasgow
Introduction to Actor Training (Blended Learning)

Introduction to Actor Training (Blended Learning)

8th November 2020

This credit-rated short course is designed to introduce you to foundation acting skills and prepare you for further vocational training.

Find out about Introduction to Actor Training (Blended Learning) on What's On Glasgow
Botanical Alchemy - Natural Skin Care & Aromatherapy Course

Botanical Alchemy - Natural Skin Care & Aromatherapy Course

9th November 2020 - 11th November 2020

Learn how to make your own skin care products, whether it's a simple cleanser for your face or your own unique luxury perfume oil, on this Natural Skin Care & Aromatherapy Course!

Acting: Shakespeare (Online Course)

Acting: Shakespeare (Online Course)

14th November 2020 - 15th November 2020

This two-day online course for people age 16+ will be led by one of the Royal Conservatoire's expert tutors with years of experience performing and directing the Bard's work.

Find out about Acting: Shakespeare (Online Course) on What's On Glasgow
Production Arts and Design Interview Preparation (Online Course)

Production Arts and Design Interview Preparation (Online Course)

25th November 2020

This online short course is for people age 16+ who are interested in applying to the BA Production Arts and Design programme at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

Acting: Audition Preparation (Online Course)

Acting: Audition Preparation (Online Course)

28th November 2020 - 29th November 2020

This online weekend course is for people age 16+ who are interested in applying to the BA Acting programme at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

Find out about Acting: Audition Preparation (Online Course) on What's On Glasgow
Production Technology Management Interview Preparation (Online Course)

Production Technology Management Interview Preparation (Online Course)

1st December 2020

This online short course is for people age 16+ who are interested in applying to the BA Production Technology and Management programme at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

Musical Theatre: Audition Preparation (Online Course)

Musical Theatre: Audition Preparation (Online Course)

12th December 2020 - 13th December 2020

This online weekend course is for people age 16+ who are interested in applying to the BA Musical Theatre programme at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

Find out about Musical Theatre: Audition Preparation (Online Course) on What's On Glasgow
Upcycling Furniture Workshops

Upcycling Furniture Workshops

Selected dates between 7th January 2021 - 12th January 2021

Join artist Elisabeth Viguie-Culshaw for her Upcycling Furniture course being held over several Tuesday or Thursday evenings!

Find out about Upcycling Furniture Workshops on What's On Glasgow
Acting: Mock Audition (Online Course)

Acting: Mock Audition (Online Course)

9th January 2021 - 10th January 2021

This weekend course is for people age 16+ who are interested in applying to the BA Acting programme at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

Find out about Acting: Mock Audition (Online Course) on What's On Glasgow
Musical Theatre: Mock Audition (Online Course)

Musical Theatre: Mock Audition (Online Course)

16th January 2021 - 17th January 2021

This online weekend course is for people age 16+ who are interested in applying to the BA Musical Theatre programme at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

Find out about Musical Theatre: Mock Audition (Online Course) on What's On Glasgow
Why Deliver The Arts In A Prison? (Online Course)

Why Deliver The Arts In A Prison? (Online Course)

20th January 2021

This weekly evening online class for creative practitioners aged 18+ is designed to provide an introduction to the wider discourse surrounding the Arts in criminal justice.

Find out about Why Deliver The Arts In A Prison? (Online Course) on What's On Glasgow
BA Performance in BSL and English Audition Preparation

BA Performance in BSL and English Audition Preparation

20th February 2021 - 28th February 2021

This short course is for anyone applying to the BA Performance in BSL and English degree programme at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

Find out about BA Performance in BSL and English Audition Preparation on What's On Glasgow

Events in Lanarkshire

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

The John Muir Family Award

The John Muir Family Award

27th April 2020 - 31st January 2021

Under The Trees is offering the chance for families to undertake the John Muir Award with them. It's a fantastic outdoor learning award, and is easy to achieve - even under our current situation!

Find out about The John Muir Family Award on What's On Stirling
Scotland’s National Hero - POSTPONED

Scotland’s National Hero - POSTPONED

Selected dates between 2nd September 2020 - 21st February 2021

Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.

Find out about Scotland’s National Hero - POSTPONED on What's On Stirling
Off the Grid - a Creative Maths Exhibition

Off the Grid - a Creative Maths Exhibition

24th September 2020 - 25th October 2020

Creative Stirling, in collaboration with shape master George Connell from Shape with a Difference, announce Off the Grid - a creative maths exhibition as part of Maths Week Scotland.

Find out about Off the Grid - a Creative Maths Exhibition on What's On Stirling
Cycle Safety (for bikes and cars)

Cycle Safety (for bikes and cars)

21st October 2020

This informative and comprehensive webinar will explain how you, as a cyclist, can stay safe on the roads; how you, as a car user, can understand cycle safety.

Find out about Cycle Safety (for bikes and cars) on What's On Stirling
Electric Vehicle Webinar

Electric Vehicle Webinar

22nd October 2020

Back by popular demand, Alister from the Electric Vehicle Association Scotland will be hosting another webinar for Transport Fortnight.

Find out about Electric Vehicle Webinar on What's On Stirling
Bicycle Maintenance Workshop

Bicycle Maintenance Workshop

24th October 2020

Join Transition Stirling on 24th October for this online Bicycle Maintenance workshop with Neil, a bike mechanic with Recyke-a-Bike!

Find out about Bicycle Maintenance Workshop on What's On Stirling
Travel Carbon Conversations Game

Travel Carbon Conversations Game

27th October 2020

An online version of the Carbon Conversations game, this is a very collaborative, informative and inclusive look at real life changes and their impact on the environment.

Find out about Travel Carbon Conversations Game on What's On Stirling
Cycle Tourism - Stories, Tips and Tricks

Cycle Tourism - Stories, Tips and Tricks

28th October 2020

Join David, a cycle tourism aficionado, for this practical event explaining what he has learnt during his many cycle trips around the world.

Find out about Cycle Tourism - Stories, Tips and Tricks on What's On Stirling
Electricity Explained. What you can and cannot fix

Electricity Explained. What you can and cannot fix

3rd November 2020

This webinar, hosted by Transition Stirling, is designed to help you understand a little bit about electricity in your home and what you can or can't fix!

Find out about Electricity Explained. What you can and cannot fix on What's On Stirling
Clothing Upcycle

Clothing Upcycle

4th November 2020

Join Michaella for this interactive event in which you will learn how to use various techniques to make your clothes last longer.

Find out about Clothing Upcycle on What's On Stirling
Stop Motion Animation Class with Indie Flynn

Stop Motion Animation Class with Indie Flynn

21st November 2020

Make your own Stop Motion Animation short film with Indie Flynn, from local charity @SquarePegSCIO, at this workshop on Saturday 21st November in the Made in Stirling store!

Find out about Stop Motion Animation Class with Indie Flynn on What's On Stirling
Fold Forming 2 Day Weekend Workshop

Fold Forming 2 Day Weekend Workshop

23rd January 2021 - 24th January 2021

Discover the art of fold forming in this fun and energetic 2-day workshop, led by award-winning jeweller Jenny Deans at Central Scotland School of Jewellery on 23rd & 24th January!

Find out about Fold Forming 2 Day Weekend Workshop on What's On Stirling

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Popular Events

Scarefest at the Drive In
Scarefest 2020 is here! Four classic spooky films over two days this Halloween, with free popcorn for every car and a fancy dress competition!
Fireworks Night at Dobbies Dunfermline
Enjoy an evening of delicious food, show stopping fireworks, shopping and more at Dobbies Dunfermline!
Where’s Wally? Spooky Museum Search!
Join the search for Wally with your family this October half term at the Scottish Fisheries Museum in Anstruther!
Halloween Spooktacular at Dobbies Dunfermline
Enjoy Halloween as a family this year at Dobbies Dunfermline with terrifying treats, creepy craft activities and ghoulish games!
Monthly Dance Parties - Bonfire Night
Get ready to pop, sparkle and whizz through the air with your body and imagination as you join YDance for this one-off, online, Bonfire Night themed dance class for ages 8 -12!

Popular Venues

Adam Smith Theatre Alhambra Theatre Dunfermline Carnegie Hall Rothes Halls The Byre Theatre St Andrews