Lean on Weans: A Support Group for Creatives


Mon Jan 17 2022 at 07:00 pm to 09:00 pm


Glasgow Zine Library | Glasgow, SC

Lean on Weans: A Support Group for Creatives
Lean on Weans is a monthly, no pressure, meet-up, where you can chat about your stresses big and small with other creatives.
About this Event

Please note: this event will be held in person at Glasgow Zine Library.

Sometimes being a creative can feel like you have an endless list of stresses. So we bring you Lean on Weans, a monthly, no pressure, meet-up, where you can chat about your stresses big and small, to people who might be facing similar situations.

Please note, this is a space to talk and listen, but we are not qualified counsellors and if you feel like you need medical help, please contact your GP.

Lean on Weans operates a safe space policy, and is free to attend.

CW: Depression/Anxiety/Suicide

Ticket information for this event:

Please note: we can only issue refunds requested 72 hours before the event.

This event is suitable for ages 16+. There will be 8 attendees maximum, and the event will feature comfort breaks. During this event, participants will be involved in: whole group disucssions.

This event will take place at the GZL space on Cathcart Road in Govanhill. There is step-free access to the library and is wheelchair accessible. There is a public toilet but unfortunately the toilet is not fully accessible at this time. The library space also provides tea, coffee, a variety of lighting options and comfort provisions like soft seating, blankets and space heaters.

We will provide hand sanitiser and ask that everyone maintains at least a 1m social distance from other visitors.

We want you to have a safe and enjoyable time! During your visit, we ask you to:

-Please keep your distance from others

-Use the hand sanitiser provided.

-Wear a face covering if you're over the age of 5

-Please do not visit the library if you or anyone in your household has any symptoms of Coronavirus.

When you visit the library we will ask that you scan a QR code to check in with NHS Scotland’s Test and Protect and we may share this information with the service up to 21 days following your visit.

Please be mindful of the restrictions in place for your local area and adhere to Scottish Government guidelines.

If you have any questions or access requirements, please get in touch with us via [email protected]

If you have any specific access requirements please indicate when reserving a ticket and we will do our best to meet any requests within our limited budget. We are more able to meet requests made at least two weeks in advance. We may be in touch with you directly to discuss certain requests. Events may be recorded for access reasons, but GZL or the leader will always inform participants in advance if this is the case.

Our ticket sales go towards running our spaces and supporting DIY makers. If you have a free ticket and can no longer use it, please contact us to let us know here: [email protected]

All events will adhere to our safer spaces policy, which you can learn about here.

How to access the event:

After booking a ticket, you will be sent several reminder emails from Eventbrite leading up to the event. We will also send emails that share any resources that attendees will need access to, including any required materials.

Please email [email protected] for any queries or issues.

About Glasgow Zine Library:

Glasgow Zine Library is an archive and library based in the Southside of Glasgow. It acts as a growing archive of self-published works, with an inviting and accessible area of reading in the space, as well as running a year-long programme of events to celebrate the ethos of Do It Yourself (DIY) culture.

By booking a ticket and supplying your email address, you agree to be contacted after this event for feedback purposes on behalf of Glasgow Zine Library. Providing feedback is optional. Please see the privacy policy on our website for more details.

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Where is it happening?

Glasgow Zine Library, 636 Cathcart Road, Glasgow, United Kingdom

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