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May 2018

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Thursday 3

14:00 Rhododendrons in the Garden a garden walk with with a focus — with with Ian Douglas, Volunteer; Botanic Garden, Canongate, KY16 8RT [map]; Tour

Friday 4

10:15 - 11:15 Baby MUSA Time: Light and Dark discover some of the fantastic things found in museums through stories, songs, art and messy play – for babies, pre-school children and whoever looks after them; MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; Free Kids

Saturday 5

09:00 - 13:00 Farmers Market Meat, Fish & Dairy, Fruit & Vegetables, Preserves & Beverages, Baking & Confectionery, Speciality Produce, Crafts & Miscellaneous; North Car Park, Argyle Street, KY16 9BX [map]; Food & Drink Sale

14:30 - 15:30 Sounding Out Astronomy postgraduate Astronomy students from the University of St Andrews collaborate with composers from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland to produce six new compositions performed by the St Andrews New Music Ensemble. Part of the SHINE: Code for Everything III installation; MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; 01334 461660; museumlearning@st-andrews.ac.uk; Free Music

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Monday 7

11:00 - 15:00 Medieval Mayhem Join us this May Day for Medieval Mayhem and witness thrilling weapons demonstrations, face fierce foes in our catapult competition, use virtual reality to explore St Andrews as it looked 500 years ago, create your own medieval manuscript and much more – drop-in activities for the whole family, kids should be accompanied by an adult; MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; Free History

Wednesday 9

17:30 St Andrews 10 x 30 Short presentations have proven popular around the world. So we thought it would be fun to try it with a twist – no-one knows who the speakers will be and they each get to present just 10 slides for a maximum of 30 seconds each!; St Andrews Business Club; Old Course Hotel, Old Station Road, KY16 9SP [map]; Talk

Thursday 10

19:00 NTL: Macbeth (12+) screening of Shakespeare’s play; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Film Play

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19:30 - 21:30 Hidden Gems of France with French charcuterie Masterclass a fun Friday night discovering 13 hidden wine gems from lesser known French regions and grapes with Rose Murray Brown as your guide – alongside platters of hams, pate, cheeses, olives and breads; The Scores Hotel, 76 The Scores, KY16 9BB [map]; Food & Drink

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07:30 Business Breakfast – Uncovering Mindfulness – For You, Your Business & Life in General talk by Paul Mudd, a ‘Leadership Provocateur’, thinker and disrupter, bestselling mindfulness author; St Andrews Business Club; Old Course Hotel, Old Station Road, KY16 9SP [map]; Talk

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Thu 5 October 2017
- Sun 25 February 2018 ‌Encountering Africa: Henri Gaden’s Life and Photography in Colonial French West Africa, 1894 - 1939 Henri Gaden was a French colonial officer who lived in West Africa for 45 years. An ethnographer, linguist and gifted photographer, Gaden captured on camera a rich variety of encounters with Africa – from landscapes, architecture and trade to military campaigns and colonial life at numerous outposts.; MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; Art Exhibition Free

Sat 2 December
- Sat 3 March Ley Lines - Kate Scardifield Unearthing social and historical gems from six local museum collections and archives across Scotland, Sydney based artist Kate Scardifield explores and reframes Scottish and Australian connections, taking the work of the nineteenth century Scottish Astronomer and Governor of New South Wales Thomas Brisbane as her starting point.
Open Wed - Sat, 10.30am-4pm
; Fife Contemporary; St Andrews Museum, Kinburn Park, Doubledykes Road, KY16 9DP [map]; Exhibition Free

Wed 7 - Sun 11 March StAnza 2018 poetry festival, themes for StAnza 2018 will be Borderlines and The Self; Festival Poetry

Fri 6
- Sun 15 April On The Rocks 2018 Scottish student arts festival; St Andrews, Fife; Festival

May 2018 SHINE: Code for Everything III this art installation is an ongoing collaboration between artist Tim Fitzpatrick and astronomer Anne-Marie Weijmans of the University's School of Physics and Astronomy. Their work explores the unique patterns of light emitted from stars, known as emission and absorption spectra, or 'coded light' for all of the elements of our Universe.; MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; 01334 461660;

Sat 17 March
- Sat 30 June Enduring Gifts: 600 Years of Philanthropy in St Andrews Since its foundation in 1413, the University of St Andrews has benefited greatly from public generosity. The exhibition explores a range of donations and the motivations behind them, revealing how these charitable acts have shaped the University's existence.; MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; 01334 461660; museumlearning@st-andrews.ac.uk; Exhibition History


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