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Thursday 19

10:30 Byre Film Club: Young at Heart (U) 1954 film with Doris Day and Frank Sinatra in a tangled story of love and sisterly rivalry; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Film

13:30 Watercolour flowers and birds children’s summer holiday art class – have fun using watercolour to create simple summery flower and bird paintings; Holy Trinity Church Hall, Queen’s Terrace, KY16 9QF [map]; Art Class Kids

13:00 - 16:00 Rock Detective Walk join us on this walk along the coast to see evidence of ancient forests, prehistoric animals and St Andrews’ very own volcano! This guided walk starts and ends at the East Sands Leisure Centre. Please be prepared for all weather and some steep steps and slopes along the path and shoreline. Free, but booking essential. Children must be accompanied by an adult ; meet at East Sands Leisure Centre, St Mary Street, KY16 8LH [map]; Free Outdoors Science Tour

Friday 20

11:00 - 13:00 Sandcastle Competition open to all ages, judging at 1pm, entry £1.50; West Sands [map]; 01334-474140 for information; Outdoors

13:30 Pastel landscapes children’s summer holiday art class – learn how to use chalk pastels to create different elements of landscape; Holy Trinity Church Hall, Queen’s Terrace, KY16 9QF [map]; Art Class Kids

19:30 All Cashed In by Annie James and Jamie Rodden (12+) meet Greg Moncur, a young Glaswegian who believes he shares a special link with Johnny Cash. Billing himself as Scotland’s Man in Black, Greg takes us on a musical tour of classic Cash while revealing his theories on the meaning of life to his Police Constable interrogator; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Music Play

Saturday 21

09:30 - 12:30 Sketching outdoors in this class we will be sketching in and around St Andrews cathedral, castle and harbour, learning about perspective, tone and mark making; Art Class Kids

11:00 - 17:00 St Andrews Harbour Gala stalls, children’s fair, food, beer tent, etc; St Andrews Harbour Trust; St Andrews Harbour [map] ; Food & Drink Free Kids Outdoors Sale

11:30 Alice in Wonderland Storytime join us for an Alice in Wonderland inspired storytime Waterstones Bookshop, 103 Market Street, KY16 9NX [map]; Kids

19:30 Girls Night Oot! (18+) join the girls on a hen night that you won’t forget with a smash hit retro soundtrack featuring songs from 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s and Now; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Music

Sunday 22

13:00 - 16:00 International Sunday Brunch unlimited buffet of continental charcuterie, smoked salmon, sushi and sashimi, as well as a full range of salads, complemented by main dishes ranging from roasted rib-eye of beef to a delicious selection of fresh local seafood. Home baked pastries and choice of desserts completes this feast; Fairmont St Andrews, on the A917 St Andrews - Crail road [map]; Food & Drink Out of Town

14:00 - 16:00 Bandstand Concert Tullis Russell Mills Band; St Andrews Bandstand, The Scores [map]; Free Music

18:00 - 20:00 Jazz Sundays join us for a drink and a bite to eat and enjoy the sounds of our early evening Jazz!; Mitchell’s, 110-112 Market Street, KY16 2PB [map]; Music

Monday 23

Tuesday 24

Thursday 26

10:30 Byre Film Club: The Incredible Journey (U) 1963 Disney film famed for its spectacular views of Canadian scenery and beautiful narration, this tooth and claw story of three animals on an unforgettable journey back home through two hundred miles of Canadian wilderness; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Film

19:00 Henry Cotton’s war: The fundraising efforts of a British golfer talk by Luke Harris; Rooftop Café, British Golf Museum, Bruce Embankment, KY16 9AB [map]; Free History Sport Talk

Friday 27

11:00 - 13:00 Sandcastle Competition open to all ages, judging at 1pm, entry £1.50; West Sands [map]; 01334-474140 for information; Outdoors

Saturday 28

11:30 Saturday Children’s Storytime From treasured classics and modern favourites, to the latest titles from talented new authors and illustrators! Waterstones Bookshop, 103 Market Street, KY16 9NX [map]; Kids

12:00 - 16:00 From Fatigues to Battledress King James is recruiting for his invasion of England and a dapper Lord has heard the call! Come find out about weapons, armour and fashion from this glamorous soldier. Perhaps he’ll let you try on some of the fashion for size? ; St Andrews Castle, The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; History

19:30 The Kellie Consort with Hilary Michael perform music by Buxtehude, Schütz and Reincken, as part of the Bach Choral Course; St Salvator’s Chapel, North Street, KY16 9AJ [map]; Music

Sunday 29

13:00 - 16:00 International Sunday Brunch unlimited buffet of continental charcuterie, smoked salmon, sushi and sashimi, as well as a full range of salads, complemented by main dishes ranging from roasted rib-eye of beef to a delicious selection of fresh local seafood. Home baked pastries and choice of desserts completes this feast; Fairmont St Andrews, on the A917 St Andrews - Crail road [map]; Food & Drink Out of Town

15:00 Andre Rieu Screening: Amore – My Tribute to Love known to millions as ‘The King of Waltz’, André Rieu is one of the world’s most popular music artists, the spectacular Maastricht concert features the maestro in his element, along with his 60-piece Johann Strauss Orchestra, sopranos, tenors and guests; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Film Music

10:30 - 17:00 St Andrews Highland Games Running, Cycling, Heavy Weights, Tug-of-war, Solo Piping, Highland Dance; Old Station Rd, KY16 9SP [map]; Dance Music Outdoors Sport

Monday 30

Tuesday 31

10:30 Mischievous Mayhem come along and enjoy plenty of summer reading challenge mayhem – crafts, stories and a lot of mischief making!; St Andrews Public Library, Church Square, South Street, KY16 9NN [map]; Kids

14:30 A Pattern of Secrets by Lindsay Littleson join us instore to meet the Author Lindsay Littleson talk about her new book. She will also be signing copies of her books; Waterstones Bookshop, 103 Market Street, KY16 9NX [map]; Talk

16:00 Bandstand Concert Youth wind band, Luxembourg; St Andrews Bandstand, The Scores [map]; Free Music

Wed 13 June
- Sun 22 July MUSA Young Artist Award 2018: Light and Dark Enjoy the winning entries to this year’s MUSA Young Artist Award, an annual art competition for schools in Fife. From the sun, moon and stars to film noir via shadows, rainbows and fascinating science, this year's competition promises to shine a light on Fife’s talented young artists.; St Andrews Public Library, Church Square, South Street, KY16 9NN [map]; Free Art Kids Exhibition

Mon 16
- Sun 22 July Alice in Wonderland Activity Week: Cheshire Cat Hunt can you find all the Cheshire Cats in the children’s dept and work out the secret word – colouring in / activity sheets will be available all week; Waterstones Bookshop, 103 Market Street, KY16 9NX [map]; Kids

Sat 14
- Sun 29 July Art Club Summer Exhibition an exhibition of framed paintings – oil, watercolour, pastel, acrylics and mixed media on varied subjects including land- and seascapes, flowers, birds, animals and more – 10:00-17:00 weekdays and Saturdays, 12:30-17:00 Sundays; Art Club Rooms, 14c Argyle Street, KY16 9BP [map]; Art Exhibition Free

Tue 1 May
- July Visiting Artists May June July exhibition shows a selection of recent work by painters from NE Scotland: Helen Forrest, Karen Hadjitofi, Fiona Jack, Liz Milne, Morag Stevenson and Val Thomson, highlighting the various styles and subject matter within the group, but demonstrating their common love of paint. They are shown along side Emma Ball, Paul Bartlett, Alison Cage, Andrew Kenny, Gill Knight, David Nicol, John Picken, Janet Robertson and Gina Wright; Upstairs @ J & G Innes, Bookshop & Stationer, 107 South Street, KY16 9QW [map]; Art Exhibition

Fri 3
- Sun 12 August Linda Paton Art Exhibition Linda Paton is once again holding her popular solo art exhibition. Paintings of St Andrews scenes, Large Seascapes, and Modern Abstracts in Oils and Acrylics 10am-5pm daily; Art Club Rooms, 14c Argyle Street, KY16 9BP [map]; Art Exhibition

Sun 3 June
- Sun 26 August International Sunday Brunch unlimited buffet of continental charcuterie, smoked salmon, sushi and sashimi, as well as a full range of salads, complemented by main dishes ranging from roasted rib-eye of beef to a delicious selection of fresh local seafood. Home baked pastries and choice of desserts completes this feast – Sundays 1-4pm; Fairmont St Andrews, on the A917 St Andrews - Crail road [map]; Food & Drink Out of Town

April
- August St Andrews Land Train Tour The tour is approximately 40 minutes and features live commentary from the guard. You can relax, have fun, see the sights and learn some interesting history, facts and stories while you let the train take the strain. The ticket is for a complete circuit but the journey can be broken to allow you to explore the different areas of the town and you can rejoin the train at a later time to complete your tour (please retain your ticket for this purpose) – see web site for times; Stops at Bruce Embankment, Cathedral, Harbour, Blackfriars Chapel; Outdoors Tour

Sat 28 July
- Thu 30 August Encountering Scotland: Creative Photography Sharing Migrant Experiences of Life in Scotland What’s it like living in a new place and experiencing a different culture and way of life? Created by pupils of Madras College and students of English as a Second Language at Fife College, this preview display shows some of the photographs created by migrants living in Fife to demonstrate their thoughts about life in their new homes; Bell Pettigrew Museum, Bute Medical Buildings, KY16 9TS [map]; Art Exhibition Free

Sat 16 June
- Sat 22 September Art in Trust includes works by all four Scottish Colourists – Peploe, Cadell, Hunter and Fergusson. There are also works by two of Scotland’s greatest landscape artists, William McTaggart and James McIntosh Patrick. The Camden Town group is represented by Walter Sickert and Spencer Frederick Gore and the Glasgow Boys are represented by E A Hornel and John Lavery. Also on display are paintings by Joan Eardley, William Gear, Robin Philipson, Alison Watt and more. Whether your tastes are traditional or contemporary, there is something to inspire, delight and challenge; St Andrews Museum, Kinburn Park, Doubledykes Road, KY16 9DP [map]; Art Exhibition Free

Thu 10 May
- Sun 30 September Modern St Andrews witness the changes that the town of St Andrews has experienced from the 1950s to the present day – 14:00-17:00 daily; Preservation Trust Museum, 12 North Street, KY16 9PW [map]; Exhibition Free History

Sat 1
- Sun 30 September Autumn Exhibition Scottish Society of Architect Artists September The SSAA will be returning this year for the month of September with all new work.; J & G Innes, Bookshop & Stationer, 107 South Street, KY16 9QW [map]; Exhibition

24 March
- 21 October Tropical Butterfly Experience Enter a tropical paradise and experience our Tropical Butterfly House. In our flight zone you can observe these amazing butterflies up close; Botanic Garden, Canongate, KY16 8RT [map]; Nature Exhibition

June
- October The St Andrews Photographers Summer Exhibition We have been invited to exhibit work in Holy Trinity Church, St Andrews again this year. We are exhibiting from June to October and have a number of prints and cards for sale. Come along and enjoy the exhibition and the atmosphere within this beautiful church; Holy Trinity Church, South Street, KY16 9UH [map]; Art Exhibition

Mon 1
- Sun 28 October St Andrews Photography Festival 2018 an exciting month-long programme of events is planned; Art Exhibition

Sat 24 November
- Sun 2 December Art and Craft Fair annual sale of local work; Preservation Trust Museum, 12 North Street, KY16 9PW [map]; Art Craft Free Sale


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