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October 2018

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Monday 1

19:00 Community Council Meeting open to the public – all welcome; St Andrews Town Hall, Queen’s Gardens, KY16 9TA [map]; Meet

Tuesday 2

10:00 Bookbug free story, song and ryhme sessions for babies, toddlers, pre-school children and their families; St Andrews Public Library, Church Square, South Street, KY16 9NN [map]; Free Kids

Friday 5

10:15 - 11:15 Baby MUSA Time: Monkey Business allows your little one to discover some of the fantastic things found in museums through stories, songs, art and messy play – drop-in activity for babies, pre-school children and whoever looks after them; Bell Pettigrew Museum, Bute Medical Buildings, KY16 9TS [map]; Kids

Saturday 6

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

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

Sunday 7

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 8

Wednesday 10

19:30 SOC: The changing wildlife of the East Lothian coast talk by Stan da Prato; Scottish Ornithologists' Club Fife Branch; St Andrews Town Hall, Queen’s Gardens, KY16 9TA [map]; Nature Talk

Thursday 11

18:45 - 20:15 Preservation Trust Lecture by Sally Mapstone, University Principal; Arts Lecture Theatre, Arts Building, The Scores [map]; Talk

Friday 12

10:30 - 12:00 Forgan’s Kids Cinema – Toy Story 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

19:30 Tuscany v Puglia Wine Tasting with Italian charcuterie fun tasting hosted by Master of Wine Rose Murray Brown comparing 13 wines from Tuscany and Puglia, with platters of prosciutto, salami, olives and cheeses; The Scores Hotel, 76 The Scores, KY16 9BB [map]; masterclass@rosemurraybrown.com; £40pp; Food & Drink

Saturday 13

10:00 - 16:00 Antique, Collectors & Vintage Fair St Andrews Town Hall, Queen’s Gardens, KY16 9TA [map]; rob1walker@btinternet.com; Admission £1, seniors & students 75p, accompanied kids free; Sale

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

18:30 St Andrews Darts Masters Darts tournament, stars vs local players; Students Union, St Mary’s Place, KY16 9UZ [map]; Sport

Sunday 14

Monday 15

Tuesday 16

10:00 Bookbug free story, song and ryhme sessions for babies, toddlers, pre-school children and their families; St Andrews Public Library, Church Square, South Street, KY16 9NN [map]; Free Kids

Thursday 18

19:30 St Andrews Music Club: Heath Quartet chamber music concert; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Music

Friday 19

Saturday 20

10:00 - 15:00 Fife Craft Association Sale Victory Memorial Hall, St Mary’s Place, KY16 9UY [map]; Craft Sale

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

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Saturday 27

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

18:00 Museums at Night Have a thrilling experience in the museum after dark; Preservation Trust Museum, 12 North Street, KY16 9PW [map];

Sunday 28

02:00 Clocks go back to 01:00 UTC

13:00 A Telling of Stories with David Almond David will be reading from four of his books: The Dam, The Colour of the Sun, War is Over, and Skellig – David will then be happy to answer questions and sign copies of his books; St Katherine’s Hall, St Leonards Junior School, The Pends, KY16 9QJ [map]; Free Kids Talk

Monday 29

Tuesday 30

10:00 Bookbug free story, song and ryhme sessions for babies, toddlers, pre-school children and their families; St Andrews Public Library, Church Square, South Street, KY16 9NN [map]; Free Kids

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

Fri 17
- Mon 27 August 4 Artists Pam, Liz, Jean and Carole are holding their popular art and craft exhibition over the last week in August. Come along as see paintings, pastels, collage, weavings, embroidery and knitted Christmas Puddings. Come for a cup of tea and a chat, we’d love to meet you. Daily 10am-5pm; Art Club Rooms, 14c Argyle Street, KY16 9BP [map]; Art Craft Exhibition Free

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 18 Aug
- Thu 30 Aug Stephen French Solo Exhibition Dundee based artist Stephen French’s art covers a very wide spectrum of genres; J & G Innes, Bookshop & Stationer, 107 South Street, KY16 9QW [map]; Art Exhibition

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

until Fri 31 August Encountering Scotland: Photographs of Migrant Experiences in Scotland See the highs, lows and stand-out features of life in Scotland through the eyes of young migrants. Taken by young people from Pakistan, Syria, Turkey and Vietnam who are living in Fife, these photographs illustrate new experiences, people and nature from the point of view of recent arrivals. A collaborative exhibition between Madras College pupils, English language students from Fife Council and MUSA — Tue & Fri 2-5pm; 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

Sat 20
- Sun 28 Oct Stitched Textiles and Paintings by Pat Beveridge Pat’s work is inspired by her surroundings, both in her native Scotland and on her travels. She is particularly drawn to the seashore and time-worn, wild spaces. She also loves to depict the wild flowers and plants that inhabit those locations. Open 9-5 Mon-Sat, 12:30 – 4:30 Sun; J & G Innes, Bookshop & Stationer, 107 South Street, KY16 9QW [map]; Art 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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