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21 events found

The Miracle Workers Wikithon #3

17 November 2021
5pm - 8pm

HM Factory Gretna was the largest munitions factory built in World War One, straddling the borders of England and Scotland. Thousands of people worked there during the war, and research volunteers at The Devil’s Porridge Museum have spent the last few months uncovering this previously untold history. Now we want to write biographical articles of… Read more »

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Governance – How to hold effective and engaging meetings

18 November 2021
10.30am - 12.30pm

This workshop will improve how effective your meetings are and include tips on how to engage with everyone on screen or face-to-face. This session explores the key ingredients to hold effective and engaging meetings, including Board meetings. At this end of this session, you will understand the importance of: Setting dates in advance. Ensuring that… Read more »

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Nearly a decade! Fires and Firefighting at HM Factory Gretna

22 November 2021
7pm - 9pm

Our presentation begins in October 1915 with the builders discussing fire insurance with HM Government and then we travel through to September 1925 with a large fire at Gretna just a few days after the brigade had been disbanded. Our journey will include looking at the men and women who fought fires, took part in… Read more »

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Volunteering – Managing and Supporting Volunteers

24 November 2021
10am - 12.30pm

This workshop aims to enable volunteer involving organisations to understand the benefits of providing support to volunteers both to the organisation and individual. By the end of the workshop participants will have considered Why supporting volunteers in their volunteering is important. Ways of supporting their volunteers. What motivates/demotivates a volunteer. Why having a process in… Read more »

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Gatehouse of Fleet Community Centre Wreath Making Workshops

30 November 2021
10am - 1pm

Christmas Wreath Making Workshop – bring some greenery and secateurs – everything else provided to make a wreath ready to take home.

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Gatehouse of Fleet Community Centre Wreath Making Workshops

01 December 2021
2pm - 5pm

Christmas Wreath Making Workshop – bring some greenery and secateurs – everything else provided for you to make a wreath ready to take home and display

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Outcomes, Monitoring & Evaluation – Setting Outcomes and Indicators

02 December 2021
10.30am - 12.30pm

This workshop will you understand what outcomes and indicators are and how they can help you to explain the difference your work makes. This workshop is designed to help you understand the value of setting outcomes and indicators. At the end of this session, attendees will: Understand the importance of outcomes and indicators. Be able… Read more »

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Funding – How to write a successful funding application

07 December 2021
10.30am - 12.30pm

This workshop will show you how to prepare effectively for writing a funding application, so you are able to respond to opportunities quickly and efficiently. This workshop will provide you with the hints and tips required to be able to write a successful funding bid. By the end of the session, you will: Know how… Read more »

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Third Sector Employability Forum

Third Sector Employability Forum

14 December 2021
2pm - 3.45pm

The final meeting of 2021 of the Third Sector Employability Forum for Dumfries and Galloway. Agenda to follow.

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