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Cearcall a’ Chuain [ the ocean’s cycle]

This year’s annual Comann Eachdraidh Uibhist a Tuath exhibition Cearcall a’ Chuain [ the ocean’s cycle] explores the fascinating theme of the sea and stories about the waters that surround our island. The exhibition  will include cases of sea related objects as well as the amazing collection of model boats from the Reverent Donald MacQuarrie.  …

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small is beautiful – uist arts association

A new exhibition in Taigh Chearsabhagh Cafe of small works by Uist Arts Association members. Lots of very reasonably priced work mounted in CD cases for sale.

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hands & hearts | làmhan & cridheachan

A celebration of the 40th anniversary of Craigard Day Centre A’ comharrachadh 40 bliadhna de chruthachadh le muinntir Ionad Chreag Àrd The Day Centre opened its doors on the 5th of December 1977, becoming the first Adult Day Centre in the Western Isles. The building had previously been home to a succession of North Uist …

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Last Thursday Poetry Evening – Elizabeth Rimmer

A very special Book Week Scotland poetry event with special guest Elizabeth Rimmer She will also lead a writing workshop on Friday 1st December at 10.30am. Places very limited so booking is essential. The Writing Workshops latest pamphlet From the Islands and Beyond will now be launched at a later date For more details of …

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Artist Talk & Screening – Mairead McClean

  Mairéad McClean will talk about her practice and show some of her previous work. She is currently filming in Uist for a Wapping Project commission in collaboration with Taigh Chearsabhagh. The resultant film will be screened at Taigh Chearsabhagh during summer 2018. Mairéad McClean’s work disrupts and restructures events from the past highlighting the …

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Blàthan Briste | Broken Flowers

Blàthan Briste | Broken Flowers is a collaborative exhibition by Alec Finlay and Hannah Imlach exploring energy independence, localism, and technology, from the Neolithic quernstones (hand-mills) of the islands, to the MoD rocket range on Uist and St Kilda, and the renewable energy arrays of the future. Preview – Saturday 5 August 7pm including Work Songs, …

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Taigh Ciùil – Live Local Music Cafe

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Last Thursdays Poetry Evening

Poetry Evening on the theme of death and dying. It could be fun!!! As we are approaching the dying of the year, we have chosen death and dying as our theme. Why do so many poets write about death and dying…the universal theme. Try to find something humorous as well if you can.

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The False Men Book Launch

Taigh Chearsabhagh are delighted to host this book launch of The False Men by Mhairead MacLeod published by Thunderpoint Publishing. There will be a reading and copies of the book will be available to purchase and be signed by the author. Come and meet the author of The False Men, a fictionalised account of the …

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Hebrides International Film Festival – Pop-Up Cinema

Also, “Can You Dig This?” director Delila Vallot presents screening at Carinish Hall on Thursday 14 September at 7.30pm followed by Q&A. Free Masterclass with Delila for any budding filmmakers out there earlier on the Thursday. 4-5pm Carinish Hall For full details of other Uist & Barra HIFF2017 events and screenings go to the festival …