EIGHT STEPS TO HAPPINESS meditation classes with Zen Kelsang Tharchin, Buddhist

Monk and psychologist, R S A M D - Glasgow, Tuesdays 7-

9pm; Society of Friends, 7 victo- ria Terr, Edinburgh, Wednesdays

THE DANCE HOUSE An exciting range of

term starts 4 Sep 2000. For more information: Tel 0141 334 0716. Email: dance_house@hot-

7.30-9.30pm. mail,com For brochure call www.da ho , 01387 860298. me use org

I Pilate: - Benefit from postur al rehabilitation using method of Joseph Pilates. Open day Saturday 26 August 9am - 4pm. Join in demonstrations! Studio E.K Pilatcs, 23 Montgomery St,

DANCE CLASSES New adult beginners tap and bal- let classes in West End of Glasgow. Tuesday evenings from 29th August. For more informa-

The Village, East Kilhride Tel: "0" ca“ 01355 222 233(acro- 'rom train 0141 946 5486 station)

I Yoga - at Studio l ’ilales.

Open day Saturday I tugust DANCE BASE

9am - 4pm. Join in yoga demo stralions! Studio EK Pilates, 23 Montgomery St, The Village, East Kilbride Tel: ()1355 222 233 (across from train station)

I Chi-Ball using philosophies of

Best dance classes in the world, for everybody. Next season starts October. Book now or you know you’ll regret it. Call for a free brochure. Tel: 0131 225 5525

tai-chi & chi-kung to balance Email: mind & body. Join in demonstra- dance@dancebaseocoouk lions at Studio EK Pilates. open www.dancebasexoflk

day Saturday 26 August 9am - 4pm. Studio EK Pilates, 23 Montgomery St, The Village, East Kilbride Tel: 01355 222 233 (across in '1 train station) I lyengar Yoga Don‘t delay phone now for details of lyengar Yoga classes in Glasgow and surrounding area. All levels catered for. Beginners welcome. Tel (1141 6420476.


0 Modern Jive classes - Learn to dance the easy way. - Learn to dance to any music, Jive, Latin, Charts etc . . . 0 Come alone or with friends (no need to bring a partner). 0 Complete beginners welcome every week at all nights.


I Tango Argentina relaxed beginners classes every Monday and Wednesday in the basement bar at Oxygen (Infirmary Street, off South Bridge), followed by a Salon. No partner required. 7.30- 1 1.00pm, class 7.30-8.00pm, admission £2. See just how sim- ple the tango really is. 0131 557 5217.

GLASGOW: Wednesdays: Glasgow Uni Union, 32 University Avenue, West End. EDINBURGH: Tuesdays and Thursdays:

St Stephens Hall, St Stephens Street (bottom of Howe St), Stockbridge. ‘NE W (Free opening Wednesday 29th March):" Wednesdays @ The Tartan Club, Fountainbridge Brewery, Fountainbridge.

DUNDEE: Wednesdays: Craig Tay Hotel, 101 Broughty Ferry Road. ABERDEEN: Thursdays:

Palace Nightclub,

Bridge Place (off Bridge St). For all classes doors open at 7.15. Beginners“ class at 7.30pm. (Aberdeen only Beginners class 7.15pm). Admission is £5.00 (£4.00). Membership is £1.00 payable on first night. Classes and parties run throughout the year including summer and bank hol- idays but close for ChnstmaslNew Year.


- EDINBURGH Marco's, 55 Grove Street. last Saturday of the month. 8.00pm 'till 1.00am.

- GLASGOW Partick Burgh Halls, second Saturday of the month. 8.00pm ‘till 12.15am.


- REGULAR week-end workshops for all levels. including complete beginners. Spend a day learning the basrcs of Ceroc. No partner reqwred. Workshops available throughoot Scotland. phone or email for details

Tel: 01324-613 209 - E-mail:


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I Salsa Sabrosa - Salsa 8 Merengue classes @ Havana, Hope St, Glasgow. Tues - Thur

_ 8-10pm. Beginners welcome - no need to bring a partner! Price

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£4/£3.50 for the evening. All classes followed by Salsa Sabrosa DJ’s. Check out our club nights on Fridays & Saturdays @f Bar Havana. More

info? Karen Pasi

()141339 4193 salsa.sabrosa@dancscope.freeser

I Cuban Salsa, Son and Rueda classes with Sergio, pro- fessional dance teacher from Cuba. Group classes Mondays at El Barrio (Tollcross), 8-9pm, improvers Cuban Salsa/Rueda, 9.15-10.15pm, beginners Son. Tuesdays at Siglo Bar (Cowgate), beginners Son 8- 9pm, lmprovers Salsa/meda, 9- 10pm. Fridays El Barrio, l-2pm lunchtime beginners Salsa. Call Sergio/Kath (1131 556 3076, kath(r‘1, Private classes on request.


Sat 5th & 12th Aug & Partick Borough Halls/Sat 2nd & 9th

Sep & Langside Halls. £12 per session or £20 for 2 sessions. Places are limited, please book in advance. Contact Dance with Altitude 0141 339 4193/karen61;

I DANCE WITH ATTITUDE Streetdance 8: Dance Classes (Classes resume 19th Aug). Saturdays at 11am & 12 noon respectively (of Northcote Scout Hall, 4 Victoria Circus, Hyndland (enter by stairs on Kensington Road). Fusion of Jazz, Hip Hop, African & Contemporary styles. Wear train- ers & loose clothing. Bring a mat or towel. Beginners wel- come - no need to book a place —just come along! Price £4/£3.50. More details? Karen Pasi ()141 339

4193/karenCrr dancscopefreeserv

I Learn to Lindy Hop with The Edinburgh Swing Dance Society! Lindy the original part- ner dance from the ‘Swing’ Era is still going strong. After a sum- mer break, sessions will recom- mence with an Absolute Beginners Course from 26th September, (through Dancebase ()131 225 5525): Thursday, Beginners Plus from 14th September. Monthly Saturday Dances and Sunday Workshops 9th/10th September. For further information on these or Lindy Hop in general please contact us on ()131 661 6027. Email: info.esds(ri


I Keyboard player available to rehearse and gig. Roland RD 600. All styles, but esp. R&B. Looking for band or individuals willing to commit to high stan- dards but still have fun! Call David ()131 556 7913.

I Rock/pop guitarist seeks a lonely songwriter/band to create music and play with. Best point of reference: Simple Minds/UZ/The Police. Call Gian on 0131 343 1452.

I Singer available looking for band or keyboard player for weddings, clubs etc. Have a wide musical repertoire. (‘ontacl (‘hristine on 01357 523227.

I (Swordfish) Trombonist wanted or other brass/reed to replace band member. Original material. Weekly rehearsals, monthly gigs. Influences: Weill, Waits & Brel. Songwriters wel- come, competence rather than virtuosity. Tel Colin 0141 248 1026.

I Singer available looking to get involved with bands/pro- jects/session work. Lots of expe- rience. Keen to gig/record and conquer world. Ring Bon 0131 229 7806.

I Glasgow based band ‘Suckle’ seek a talented musician with keyboard skills (Rolland Jupiter6), imagination and sense of humour. Contact Frances c/o Kemical Underground on 0141 550 1919.

RECORD PRODUCER looking for female vocalists to work with newly formed production company. Should be: serious, ambitious & talented! Contact: The Rainmaker 01563 535999.

I Sinatra-style singer looking for trio/quartet (or full orches- tra!) to perform with. Like the man, can’t read music but pos- sess sound knowledge of 500- 600 standards and keen to get started. Contact Todd Gordon on 0131 667 2998.

I Hear James Curran's blazing guitar and sax improvistions, ambient synth textures and ten- der acoustic moods at

BE COOL Develop your creativity by learning guitar at the Edinburgh Guitar Studio. Satisfaction and

results guaranteed. Bookings: 0131 553 1617


WANTED TAG-ALONG TRAILER BIKE for 4-10 years. Phone 0131 229 7228

I Original Art at prices every- one can afford. check out our website at www.devine—

CRUELTY-FREE SHOES Good quality, breathable, non- leather shoes at affordable prices. Shop Eco, open Fridays and Saturdays. 10am - 5pm or Phone 0131 530 9070 120 Duke Street, Leith, Edinburgh

I Mini Marquees 10ft x 20ft. Can deliver, can erect. £80 per day, £130 built. Ideal weddings, bbqs etc. Phone Hugo at Oakleaf Co 013] 229 9933 aft 3pm.

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IS YOUR LIFE THIS EVENTFUL? Trips & Holidays, Horse-riding, Hill-walking, Ccilidhs, Sailing, Tennis, Meals, Concerts, Badminton, Microlighting, Parties, Theatre, Dancing, Archery, Cinema and lots of other activities too numerous to mention! It could be with IVC a self-run club for go-ahead people who want to get the most out of life. Membership costs 'ess than £20 a year. Give it a try for a month or two with no obligation to join but we’re sure you’ll want to! Details from . . . Glasgow Call Karen 07050 248164 Edinburgh 0131 332 1342 Dundee 01382 737839 evenings and weekends


TWO BEAUTY ROOMS available to lease from October. Excellent rental terms, would suit business look- ing to expand or perfect for experienced therapist/s looking to develop own business. Contact Lesley/Craig M on 0131530 2101._


I Comfortable little, old house entrancineg perched in mountain village (Granada 90 mins). Dramatic scenery, 50 mile views. Two bedrooms, kilchen/livingroom, (traditional fireplace), shower room, terrace, porch. Offers over £42,000. Tel 0034 958 763 104.


I Bed and Breakfast Kilmelford, near Oban, quiet vil- lage, large garden, relaxed atmosphere, spacious accommo- dation, three rooms available, full breakfast, guest lounge, pri- vate parking, also fully equipped self catering. 01852 200348.