A guide to the Isle of Coll
Inner Hebrides, Scotland
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COMMUNITY COUNCIL BY-ELECTIONS Event Date
3 Sep 2015
Date posted
29 Aug 2015

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN REPRESENTING YOUR LOCAL COMMUNITY?

Community Council By-Elections take place in Argyll and Bute on 8th October 2015

For more information on how to stand as a candidate there are Nomination Packs available

Telephone 01 546 604331/4401 E-mail Elections@arygll-bute.gov.uk

Web site: www.argyll-bute.gov.uk/community councils

Returns to Kilmory Headquarters, Kilmory, Argyll and Bute by 3rd September 2015

THERE ARE FOUR VACANCES FOR THE ISLE OF COLL

For more information Pat Graham can help you on 01 879230374

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COLL AND THE COSMOS 2015/2016 Date posted
4 Aug 2015

Find about about the amazing night skies above the beautiful Hebridean Island of Coll on a two day astronomical voyage of  discovery with expert astronomers Steve and James of Cosmos Planetarium.  The course, based at Coll's new community centre, An Cridhe, is designed to be informal and fun; no prior knoledge of astronomy needed.  Steve and James use a 360 degree planetarium to provide a multi-media theatre experience of the night skies, alongside hands on star gazing activities, using an array of astrononomy equipment.

Dates 2015: Sept 12th/13th      Oct 17th/18th

Dates 2016: March 19th/20th   April 23rd/24th

For more information contact a member of staff Tel: 01879 23000 or visit www.collbunkhouse.com

 

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PAINTING HOLIDAYS ON THE ISLE OF COLL Date posted
4 Aug 2015

Four day course on the idyllic Hebridean Island of Coll

This 4 day course with tutor Kip Poulson M.A. is based at An Cridhe Community Centre and includes materials, lunches and refreshments.  Each participant will be given a set of gouache paints which they can take away at the end of the course.  Accommodation is available near by to suit all budgets.  The course provides the opportunity to draw and paint in a relaxed and creative atmosphere as well as to explore this beautiful island.  Artist Kip has developed a unique style of teaching and is able to explain and communicate with experienced painters or beginners.  His right-from-the-start method of teaching, developed over almost 40 years as a practising teacher has made pictures more accessible for numerous aspiring artists. For more information visit the Coll Bunkhouse website http://collbunkhouse.com/creativecoll/ or Telephone 01879 230000.

Dates: 5th - 9th October and 26th - 30th October 2015

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