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July 2019

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Thursday 18

10:30 Film Club: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (U) 1938 Disney movie; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Film

11:00 - 12:30 Blooming Marvellous family fun: How Does Your Garden Grow? super cute crafts inspired by the flowers, fruit and veg in the garden – drop-in, no need to book – age 3-11; St Andrews Museum, Kinburn Park, Doubledykes Road, KY16 9DP [map]; Craft Free Kids

13:00 Lunchtime Recital Charlotte Whittle (soprano), Graeme Stevenson (piano), music by Strauss, Wagner and Brahms — retiring collection; St Salvator’s Chapel, North Street, KY16 9AJ [map]; Music

13:30 - 15:00 Blooming Marvellous family fun: Wee Birdies come along and make some feathered friends to fly in your garden back home – drop-in, no need to book – age 3-11; St Andrews Museum, Kinburn Park, Doubledykes Road, KY16 9DP [map]; Craft Free Kids

14:00 Artist Yanko Tihov talks about his work and current exhibition Identities; Junor Gallery, 43 South Street, KY16 9QR [map]; Art Exhibition Talk

14:00 - 16:00 Daring Discovery the Victorian era was an age of discovery. Here in St Andrews, many people have made incredible findings about our world. Come for an adventure in the Bell Pettigrew Museum, where you’ll be sure to make discoveries of your own – drop-in; Bell Pettigrew Museum, Bute Medical Buildings, KY16 9TS [map]; Kids Craft Free

17:00 - 18:30 Bike Pool Fix It Sessions for anyone, student, staff, townsfolk to come along and get your bike looked over by a professional bike mechanic and an opportunity to see how to fix yourself. The service is free and parts are charged at cost; Marconi Bike Shelter at David Russell Apartments, Buchanan Gardens, KY16 9LY; Craft Free

20:00 Pam the Jam: The Book of Preserves Pam Corbin is the expert who professional cooks consult when they want to make jams, jellies, marmalades, chutneys, pickles or anything else to do with preserving – this book is the culmination of her years of experience, distilled into more than 100 tried-and-tested recipes; Topping & Company Booksellers, 7 Greyfriars Garden, KY16 9HG [map]; Books Food & Drink

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Friday 19

10:00 - 12:00 West Sands Rock Pooling Event Sea Detectives required! What little animals can we find in the rock pools when the tide goes out? Come along and see what their world’s all about – booking required; West Sands [map]; Nature Outdoors

10:30 Forgan’s Kids Cinema: Wreck It Ralph popcorn, drinks and snacks provided for the kids, coffee and breakfast rolls available to purchase for the adults — booking recommended; Forgan’s, 110 Market Street, KY16 9PB [map]; Film Kids

11:00 Sandcastle Competition buckets and spades provided, individual and family/group entries, judging 12:30 (approx), prize-giving 13:00; West Sands [map]; Craft Outdoors

14:00 - 16:00 Daring Discovery the Victorian era was an age of discovery. Here in St Andrews, many people have made incredible findings about our world. Come for an adventure in the Bell Pettigrew Museum, where you’ll be sure to make discoveries of your own – drop-in; Bell Pettigrew Museum, Bute Medical Buildings, KY16 9TS [map]; Kids Craft Free

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Saturday 20

10:00 - 14:00 Craft Sale teas, coffees, home baking, handmade jewellery, boxes, cards, gifts, tombola and raffle — proceeds to M.N.D. Charity and TICCL (terminally ill children’s holiday home, St Andrews); City Park Retirement Complex, City Road – entrance from Argyll Street Car Park (north end); Craft Food & Drink Sale

11:30 Saturday Story Time reading new and exciting picture books as well as classic favourites. Stick around after for some colouring-in; Waterstones Bookshop, 103 Market Street, KY16 9NX [map]; Kids

19:30 MacFloyd: Best of The Wall MacFloyd perform a “best of” this Pink Floyd masterpiece as well as other classics from “The Dark Side Of The Moon”,”Wish You Were Here”, and many more; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Music

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Tuesday 23

10:30 - 12:30 West Sands Beach Clean help the West Sands Ranger Team carry out a Beach Clean. Wear sturdy shoes and clothing appropriate for the weather. No need to book just come along; Meet at entry point 9, West Sands [map]; Environment Nature

17:00 - 16:30 Bike Pool Fix It Sessions for anyone, student, staff, townsfolk to come along and get your bike looked over by a professional bike mechanic and an opportunity to see how to fix yourself. The service is free and parts are charged at cost; E Bike Shelter, The Gateway, North Haugh, KY16 9RJ [map]; Craft Free

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Friday 26

11:00 Sandcastle Competition buckets and spades provided, individual and family/group entries, judging 12:30 (approx), prize-giving 13:00; West Sands [map]; Craft Outdoors

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Saturday 27

10:00 Garden Masterclass: 12 Keys for Successful Vegetable Growing Elliott Forsyth unpacks some of the key concepts and practical skills necessary for developing a successful vegetable garden; Botanic Garden, Canongate, KY16 8RT [map]; Class Outdoors

11:30 Saturday Story Time reading new and exciting picture books as well as classic favourites. Stick around after for some colouring-in; Waterstones Bookshop, 103 Market Street, KY16 9NX [map]; Kids

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Sunday 28

12:30 St Andrews Highland Games events: running, cycling, heavy weights, tug-of-war, solo piping, highland dance (10:30), jnr heavyweights (11:30) — also refreshment tent, mini funfair, stalls, etc; Station Park, Old Station Road, KY16 9TB; Dance Food & Drink Games Outdoors Sport

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Monday 29

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Tuesday 30

17:00 - 16:30 Bike Pool Fix It Sessions for anyone, student, staff, townsfolk to come along and get your bike looked over by a professional bike mechanic and an opportunity to see how to fix yourself. The service is free and parts are charged at cost; Students Union, St Mary’s Place, KY16 9UZ [map]; Craft Free

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Wednesday 31

18:00 The Literary Odyssey Book Group for the month of July, the Literary Odyssey Book Group will be reading An American Marriage by Tayari Jones; Topping & Company Booksellers, 7 Greyfriars Garden, KY16 9HG [map]; Books

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Sat 13
- Sun 28 July 2019 St Andrews Art Club Summer Exhibition Monday - Saturday 10am - 5pm, Sunday 12 noon - 5 pm; Art Club Rooms, 14c Argyle Street, KY16 9BP [map]; Art Exhibition

Fri 2
- Sun 11 August Art Exhibition: Linda Paton St Andrews Artist Linda Paton is once again holding her popular solo Art Exhibition. Paintings of local St Andrews scenes, Seascapes, Highland Views and Large Modern Abstracts in oils and acrylics will be on display — daily 10am–5pm; Art Club Rooms, 14c Argyle Street, KY16 9BP [map]; Art Exhibition Free

Fri 9
- Tue 13 August Lammas Market annual street market and fair, with mediaeval roots — provisional dates, to be confirmed; Market Street and South Street; Food & Drink Games Kids Outdoors Sale

Sat 17
- Sun 25 August 4 Artists, Pam, Liz, Jean & Carole Pam Robertson, Lis Craig, Jean Le Matre and Carole Tricker will be hosting an exibition of their work for one week; J & G Innes, Bookshop & Stationer, 107 South Street, KY16 9QW [map]; Art Exhibition

11:00 daily Walking Tour in St Andrews In this two hour leisurely tour, you’ll see all of the main sights of the town, whilst learning about its history and the unique culture that still stands today. It is a family-friendly tour and will be a leisurely stroll so suitable for all. Each guide has their own unique stories about the town so each tour is unique in it’s own way.
Key sights: St Andrews Cathedral, St Andrews Castle, The Old Course, The University of Saint Andrews, St. Salvator’s Chapel and many more hidden gems too…
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meet at Martyrs’ Monument, The Scores, KY16 9AT [map]; walkingtoursinstandrews@gmail.com / tel: 07934739456; £10 full/£9 concession; Outdoors Tour

July
- August Bell Pettigrew Museum of Natural History a rare survival of an Edwardian teaching museum which presents the animal kingdom through stuffed animals, fossils, skeletons, corals and shells, insects and much more besides. Described by Sir David Attenborough as “packed full of treasures and wonders” and “a spectacular reminder of how important a museum can be”, the Bell Pettigrew Museum is open each weekday afternoon (13:00–17:00) over the summer season. You’re bound to see something that surprises or delights you as you explore the displays. Entry is free and staff will be happy to show you around; Bell Pettigrew Museum, Bute Medical Buildings, KY16 9TS [map]; Exhibition Free Nature Science

Sat 15 June
- Sat 21 September Blooming Marvellous Everything in the garden's lovely as we explore the wonderful world of wildlife, plants and flowers through our colourful, family-friendly summer exhibition. With fantastic interactives and hands-on activities galore join us to find out more about the insects, birds and animals in your garden. Have fun with Polly Potting Shed, try your hand at our bug hotel maze, enjoy some fun craft activities and find out how you can make the most of your garden, big or small – 10:30–16:00 daily; St Andrews Museum, Kinburn Park, Doubledykes Road, KY16 9DP [map]; Exhibition Free Nature

Sat 25 May
- Sun 29 September St Andrews: Sound of Music! Celebrating the 80th year of the St Andrews Musical Society. Daily 2-5pm ; Preservation Trust Museum, 12 North Street, KY16 9PW [map]; Exhibition Free History

Thu 4 April
- Sun 20 Oct Tropical Butterfly Experience enter a tropical paradise and experience our Tropical Butterfly House. In our amazing flight zone you can observe these amazing butterflies up close; Botanic Garden, Canongate, KY16 8RT [map]; Exhibition Nature

Thu 17
- Sun 20 October 2019 St Andrews Voices a varied programme of events showcasing the versatility and beauty of the human voice in an amazingly broad spectrum of genres including opera, cabaret, lieder, folk, spoken word, choral, a cappella, early music, new music and more…; Festival Music

June
- October St Andrews Photographers Exhibition display of mounted photos and cards – enjoy the exhibition and the atmosphere within this beautiful church – prints and cards for sale. Mon-Sat 10:00-16:00 (unless required by the church); Holy Trinity Church, South Street, KY16 9UH [map]; Art Exhibition Free

Sat 9 Nov
- Fri 21 Feb 2020 Lines from Scotland The many and varied ways that Scottish artists develop and communicate ideas through drawing and physical acts of mark-making are explored by independent curator Amanda Game. Animation, archaeological records, botanical drawing, portraits and designs for tapestry are just some of the lines that will be included; St Andrews Museum, Kinburn Park, Doubledykes Road, KY16 9DP [map]; Art Exhibition


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