Messy Masterpieces - a series of classes in “messing” about with art for babies and children will be held in the Village Club on Thursdays at 1pm from September 1.

For more details, please contact via enquiries@messmasterpieces.com

RAINBOWS, Brownies and Guides AGM - the AGM for these organisations will be held on Tuesday, August 30 in the Scout Hall at 6.45pm.

Any interested parents are welcome to go along to show their support of the work done throughout the year for these groups.

LYNDA Turner School of Dance Classes - the new term of dance classes will restart in the Edmonstone Hall following registration on August 16.

Please ring Lynda Turner on 01360 770390 for full details of dates and times depending on the age of your child.

COMMUNITY Council meeting - the September meeting will take place on Monday, September 5 in the primary school at 7.30pm.

As always, this is a public meeting open to all interested members of the community.

LOVE your library day - this year’s celebration of libraries at the heart of the community will take place on Thursday, September 15 in Strathblane Library as part of Stirling Libraries’ Off The Page Festival. As the library hopes to be able to give out coffee and home baking, any donations would be most welcome.

Why not go along to browse and meet friends?

BLANE Valley Players - auditions will be held for this year’s panto on Friday, September 2 in the Edmonstone Hall from 7 till 9pm.

Children auditioning for parts must be aged 10 years or over and organisers are especially on the lookout for new adults to get involved.