Previous Workshops

Included in our Mon - Fri drop-in

People First Info Sharing

Laura (Advocacy Development Worker) and John (Chairperson) of People First are coming to speak to members, find out more about Reachout and share what People First does in Alloa and how to get involved.

RESCHEDULED - New Date - Thursday 29th August 11am 

Live Lunchtime Concert


Violin and Cello duo 'High Heels and Horse Hair' are coming to Reachout to perform 'Transplanted' - a series of pieces inspired by Scottish wild flowers.

There is no fixed ticket cost, we only ask for a donation to Reachout on the day.

Thanks to Enterprise Music Scotland and their initiative to get chamber music out into the community... We invite everyone to make the most of this fantastic opportunity to witness world class musicians in a relaxed and informal setting!

Tuesday 27th August 12pm

Cowden Garden

Members trip to Cowden Japanese Garden at Dollar. £5

Wednesday 7th August

Bus leaves studio at 1030am

Places must be confirmed with Kirsten

Macrame workshops

With guidance from our Project Worker Fiona McCubbin, participants will learn different knots and techniques of Macrame and create a tassel and dip-dyed plant hanger over the 6 weeks. 

This workshop is free to attend. Please get in touch if you are interested. 

Drawing and Painting workshops with Greer Ralston


 'Outside in' - Greer returns to host mixed media drawing and painting workshops held in and inspired by Reachout garden. 

Six sessions £5 each. 

Fridays 12-2pm 17th May - 21st June

Traditional Scottish Willow Weaving


 John Cowan is returning to share the various weaving techniques involved in creating all kinds of decorative items, baskets and plant frames. Come along to learn a very therapeutic and rewarding skill and you'll be producing beautiful finished items in no time!

£5 per session. 

Thursdays. 23rd May - 27th June 1-3pm

Bling Your Things!


Our volunteer Holly Boyle invites you to bring along something you would like to bling/embellish/jazz up! This could be shoes, trainers, photos frames, mirrors etc etc!! 

This is a one off, free workshop. 

Tuesday 4th June 1pm-3pm

Members trip to Falkirk Wheel


 Seagull Trust Canal Cruise to Falkirk Wheel.


Thursday 6th June.


£5 per person which includes transport to and from Falkirk. 

Glass Mosaic Workshop with Marta Sienkiewicz


 Marta works with participants to remove the fear of using the medium of glass. All participants will learn how to design, plan and make glass mosaics.

One free taster session on 5th April 11-1pm followed by a block of 5 workshops at £5 each.

Visualising Music

Join Violin and Cello duo 'High Heels and Horse Hair' as they combine art and music in this 'Visualising Music' workshop. Participants will draw and paint in response to live music inspired by the fabulous world of Scottish Wild Plants. Explore different ways to represent sound through a range of mediums. 

Monday 15th April 11-1pm

An Easter fundraising get-together for Reachout members, volunteers, friends, family and partner organisations.



Live Lunchtime Concert

Live Flute and Guitar performance by internationally renowned act Agnew McAllister in our unconventional venue. The second instalment of our series of live lunchtime performances delivered in partnership with Enterprise Music Scotland - getting chamber music into the community.



Mixed Media Drawing & Painting with Greer Ralston

Six weekly workshops. £5 per session.  Greer Ralston graduated from Glasgow School of Art with a B.A. Hons. in Fine Art. She has worked as a freelance artist for a number of years and has works in public and private collections in the UK and abroad.

Chair Yoga with Kirsty Hall

As part of Reachout's CHANGE programme of arts and wellbeing, through our Creative Communities project, we hosted a series of CHAIR YOGA classes for all members to attend - all abilities, beginners welcome. Led by renowned Restorative Movement and Self Care Specialist, Kirsty Hall.


Drama Workshops from the Macrobert Centre


Working in partnership with Macrobert Arts Centre to host a series of six weekly drama workshops.


Members Lunches
Identity Workshops
With Hannah Ford
Rug Making
With Gill Curwen
Pom Pom Rugs
With Collette O'Sullivan
Mixed Media
with Hannah Ford
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With Scott Simpson
With Cleuch Crafts
With Cleuch Crafts
With Laura Fyfe
With John Cowan
Fiona Penman
With Iona Leishman
With Mandy Tait
With Hannah Ford and Maddy Wood
With Cleuch Crafts
With Anita Govan
With Emma Scott-Smith
With Collette O'Sullivan
With Collette O'Sullivan
With Petra Weege
With Becky Wood
With Emma Bowan
With Harmony Rose Smith
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