Buddhist Centre. 32‘) Sauchiehall Street. 333 0524. 10am—5pm. £1()/£5 (inc vegetarian lunch). Two basic meditation techniques introduced.



0 Padmasambhava Day The Glasgow Buddhist Centre. 32‘) Sauchiehall Street. 333 (i524. 1(lam—1()pm. £5. Buddhist festival celebrating Padmasambhava. who took Buddhism to Tibet.

; Edinburgh

0 Day at Healing The Salisbury

Centre. 2 Salisbury Road. 667 5-138. i 10am—5pm. £15. Homeopathic first aid. Bach Flower Remedies.

? poulticing. Egyptian endocrine

reflexology. powers of concentration. diet. Kirlian photography demonstration.

: practicalosteopathic hints. WithJan DeVries.



l o Meditation Classes iorthe ; Unemployed Glasgow Buddhist Centre. 32‘) Sauchiehall Street.

10.30am. Suggested charge £1 or 50p. Classes held every Tue and Thurs morning.


. Glasgow

0 Karate/Meditation Day The Glasgow Buddhist Centre. 32‘) Sauchiehall Street.333()524. 10am—5pm. £10 £5 (inc vegetarian lunch). For those with some experience of karate. Two

. basic meditations introduced.



0 Dharmacakra Day The Glasgow Buddhist Centre. 32‘) Sauchiehall Street.333(l524. 1(iam—ll)pm.£5.

Buddhist festivalcelebratingthe

Dharma— the teachingoi‘the Buddha.


. Edinburgh

0 The Power of the Living Spirit in an Age at Change The Salisbury Centre.

2 Salisbury Road. 667 5-138. 7.3(ipm. ' £211. A talk by Sir George 'I‘revelyan.



1 Glasgow

o Seli-Awareness Workshop McLellan Galleries. Sauchiehall Street. Free. For details ring 552 1844. Kengal Spector from the Sri Chinmoy Centre in New York is conducting intensive workshop sessions.


There are plenty ofevents going on around the city of Edinburgh organised by Edinburgh District Council this summer particularly for Kids see Kids Page for shows in the parks etc. All District Council Swimming Pools will operate extended opening hours between 7 l July and 15 August. Tel: ()31 667 7211

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0 Kids aims to provide into. about event: in and around Edinburgh and Glasgow ior children and young people. Please send details not later than 10 day: beiore publication.


Activities and Fun


Rainbow Two—Libraries Summer Reading Programme for children. Ht) fiction paperback titles to choose from. All those taking part will receive a specially designed certificate at a Presentation in the Ballerup I fall. Civic Centre. East Kilbride on 25 August at 7pm. Also prizes for the best Rainbow (colouring-in) pictures and a puppet show.

0 GLASGOW DISTRICT LIBRARIES Mystery Mountain Tour Mystery and Detection is the theme ofthe books to help children get round the tour— and they get a passport to log their progress. 7—13 years. Contact local library or 221 7li3liext 128.

Summer Programme Until ‘) Aug. All over Glasgow in the local libraries there are lots of free things to do. like film shows. parachute and supersleuth games and mystery mimes. There are also District quizzes: 14—1‘)July. Mystery Fiction Quiz. Prizes in each library. Contact

local library or 221 7()3(ie.\'t 128 to find out what‘s happening near you. O GLASGOW ZOO Calderpark. Uddingston. 771 1185. ()pen every day ofthe year. Mon—Sun 10am—6pm.

Discover is the Glasgow theme for National Zoo Month.

0 lnsethoo Tue 22. Get into some insects at this special display.

3 HAGGS CASTLE 100 St Andrews Drive. Pollokshields. «127 2725. Daily programme (except Suns) of imaginative summer activities at

11). 15am & 2.15pm. Numbers limited so book in advance. Only two activities per child. Free.

Fri 11: Sugar Mice (4—6years). Tile Making (8+ ).

Sat 12: Victorian Entertainments

3 (7+ ). Fruit Creams (4-8).

Tue15: Buttermaking 5—8).


Wed 16: Making Masks (5—11)). Peg Dolls8+).

Mon 14: Croquet (8+ ). Garden Nature Trail (4—6) (Wellies and cagoules ifwet ).

Thurs 172 Dainty Cakes (4—7) Paper

Flowers (6+ ).

f Puppets (7+ ).

Fri 18: Silhouettes (8+ ). Finger

Sat 19: Storytime and Painting (4—7). Pincushion Mice (7+ ). Mon 21: Lavender Bags (7+ ).


10 Double GuestTickets to be won to the ()DEON. Edinburgh

Make a list of as many differences as you can find between the two

© MCMXL The Osmy Canaany

drawings. Send your answers together with your name. age and address. to The List (Pinocchio). 14 High Street. Edinburgh EI-Il l'I'E.

Holiday Biscuits (6—‘)).

Tue 22: Special Sweets (4—7). Shellwork (8+ ) (Please bring shells). Wed 23: Pancakes (7 ‘11)). Santpler-Sewir1g(S+).

Thurs 24: Sports Day 2.15pm (5 + ).


0 HAGGS CASTLE 100 St Andrews Drive, Pollokshields. 427 2725. Yesterday's Children t 'mil 3s Sept. For—l—12 years. Toys and things from an old-fashioned L‘lllltllititltl.

Mary Queen 01 Scots

Semi-permanent. lotsoi

dressing-up as characters from the

times of this dramatic queen. See Film page 16 for details of the following children's films:

. Theatre


Major Mustard‘s Travelling Show: No I Dandelion Street Sat 1‘) I lam Robin Hood Sat 1‘). 2.3(lpm. See Theatre.

EDINBURGH Actlvrtes and Fun 0 EDINBURGH ZOO Corstorphine

Road. 33-19171. ()pen every day of the year. Mon—Sat 9am—6pm. Sun ‘).3(iam—6pm.

National Zoo Month —Juiy 1986. Animal Handling Classes Five classes daily: Snakes. rats. cockroaches— see how they feel!

Behind the Scenes Tour oi the Reptile House Twice daily. Pythons. boas. and lizards a more intimate look! Manned Information Displays Daily 12 noon. Find out what you don’t know about tigers. rhinoceroses. gorillas. reptiles and giraffes. Many other activities and special one-day events 0 CITY PARKS —CHILDREN'S HOURS Lintil ‘) Aug. Free fun held in parks around Edinburgh organised by Edinburgh District Council. BRIGHTON PARK I’ortobello. Mons and Weds at 111.3iiam.

Crazy Max Mon 14. Magic. comedy. Auntie Rainbow Wed 16. Magician. Waldo Mon 21 . Punch. Judy. magic. MargaretMcLean Wed 23. Magic. INCH PARK

'I‘uesdays and Sats at ll).3(iam.

Ian Wesley Sat 12. Magic.

Auntie Rainbow'l‘ue l5. Magician. Crazy Max Sat 1‘). Magic. comedy. Margaret McLean'I'uc 22. Magic. SAUGHTON PARK

Mons and Fris. 2pm.

Peter Stedman Fri 11. Punch and Judy. Magic.

Crazy Max Mon 14. Magic. comedy. Auntie Rainbow Fri 18. Magician. Waldo Mon 21. Punch. Judy. magic. BRAIDBURN PARK

Tuesdays and Thursdays 2pm. Auntie Rainbow'l'ue 15. Magician. Crazy Max'l‘hurs 17. Magic. Margaret McLean 'l‘ue 22. Magic. Waldo Thurs 24. Punch. .ludy. magic. DAVIDSONS MAINS PARK 'l‘uesdays and Thursdays. 2pm.

Crazy Max'l'ue 15. Magic.

Auntie Rainbow'l‘hurs 17. Magic. Waldo'l‘ue 22. Punch. .ludy. magic. Margaret McLean Thurs :4. Magic. PILRIG PARK

Weds and Sats 111.3liam.

Peter Stedman Sat 12. Punch and Judy. magic.

The list ll~ 24.1uly 25