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November 2019

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Friday 1

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

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Saturday 2

09:00 - 13:00 Farmer’s Market food, drink, crafts, cosmetics, fuel, craft, etc; Market Street; Food & Drink Free Sale

12:00 - 16:00 Vines 2019 the Luvian wine festival – experts from across world of wine will be on hand with an amazing range from bubbles, to fortified, famed houses to little known varieties.; St Andrews Town Hall, Queen’s Gardens, KY16 9TA [map]; Food & Drink

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 3

13:00 - 15:00 Indoor Car Boot Sale tables cost £10, phone 01334-474140 to book – in aid of Cosmos Centre funds; Cosmos Centre, Abbey Walk [map] ; Sale

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Monday 4

17:15 The Spirituality of Eating talk by Professor Norman Wirzba; Physics & Astronomy Building, North Haugh, KY16 9SS [map]; Talk

19:00 St Andrews Community Council Meeting Burgh Chambers, St Andrews Town Hall, Queen’s Gardens, KY16 9TA [map]; Meet

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Tuesday 5

19:30 Margaret Gatty Dr Heleen Plaisir talks about the 19th century writer, collector and scientist, to the Friends of the Botanic Garden; Chemistry (Purdie) Building, North Haugh [map]; History Talk

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Thursday 7

17:30 Scotland’s Mountain Landscapes – a geomorphological perspective launching Colin Ballantyne’s new book; J & G Innes, Bookshop & Stationer, 107 South Street, KY16 9QW [map]; Books

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Saturday 9

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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Tuesday 12

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

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Wednesday 13

19:30 SOC: Tag-n-Track: Lesser Black-backed Gulls as you’ve never seen them before talk by Hayley Douglas; St Andrews Town Hall, Queen’s Gardens, KY16 9TA [map]; Nature Talk

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Thursday 14

19:30 Sun, Swedes and Scots Stockholm Brass & The Wallace Collection – a programme bringing together the eclectic tastes of two of the world’s most enduring brass groups. Between a ‘sun sandwich’ of music from the court of the Sun King, and Tim Souster’s delicious Beach Boy Fantasy from California (very appealing in the midst of the November St Andrews haar) the Swedes and the Scots bring us two new works by two of the most exciting composers writing for Brass today, Andrew Powell and Francisco Coll, yet more sunny music from Provence by Bizet, and Bellon’s wonderful ‘Sea Voyage’ performed on period instruments.; All Saints Church, North Castle Street, KY16 9BG [map]; Music

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Friday 15

10:30 Forgan’s Kids Cinema: Tangled 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

19:00 Champagne v Sparkling Wine Masterclass & Buffet fun relaxed fizz tasting sampling 13 Champagnes & sparkling wines with Rose Murray Brown as your guide; Rufflets Hotel, Strathkinness Low Road, KY16 9TX [map]; Food & Drink Out of Town

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Saturday 16

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

tba St Andrews Chorus Concert programme: Dvořák Mass in D, Britten Rejoice in the Lamb, Janáček Otčenáš (The Lord’s Prayer); Holy Trinity Church, South Street, KY16 9UH [map]; Music

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Sunday 17

13:00 - 15:00 Indoor Car Boot Sale tables cost £10, phone 01334-474140 to book – in aid of Cosmos Centre funds; Cosmos Centre, Abbey Walk [map] ; Sale

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Saturday 23

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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Monday 25

19:00 The Experience of Scottish Settlers in Colonial Carolina Preservation Trust Annual Lecture: Dr Emma Hart in conversation with Dr Elizabeth Rhodes; Upper College Hall, St Salvator’s Quad, North Street [map]; tickets £10, students £8.50 from the Trust Museum; History Talk

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Tuesday 26

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

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Saturday 30

11:00 Christmas Market family fun filled day with various stalls and a guest appearance from Santa; Preservation Trust Museum, 12 North Street, KY16 9PW [map]; 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

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Other St Andrews Events Sites

Byre Theatre
The Byre Theatre is a vibrant hub of cultural activity in St Andrews and is a focal point for the Arts in North East Fife. A year-round programme of events, shows, conferences, music and learning.

University of St Andrews
What’s on at the university. A wide range of events from the academic to the entertaining, many, perhaps most, open to all.

University Museums
The University’s museums host a changing programme of events aimed at offering something for everyone.

Topping & Company Booksellers
Our events are lively occasions with the emphasis on direct communication between author and audience. The talks usually last about an hour, followed by questions, and then there is an opportunity to meet the speaker and have a book signed.

Waterstones Book Shop
Book and author-related events.


Exhibitions and Long Events

Sat 15 June - Sat 12 October 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

Thu 4 April - Sun 20 October 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

Sat 28 September
- Thu 31 October St Andrews Photographic Society Annual Exhibition Times 10:00–16:00, when Guardians available; Holy Trinity Church, South Street, KY16 9UH [map]; Art Exhibition

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

Mon 19 July
- Sat 31 October Divine & Human: The History of Christianity in St Andrews discover the story of Scotland’s religious capital through this exhibition, mixing historic artefacts from the Middle Ages onwards with immersive degital exhibits; Holy Trinity Church, South Street, KY16 9UH [map]; Exhibition History

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…; meet at Martyrs’ Monument, The Scores, KY16 9AT [map]; walkingtoursinstandrews @gmail.com / tel: 07934739456; £10 full/£9 concession; Outdoors Tour

Sat 5 October
- Sat 30 November Looking Back: A History of St Andrews Preservation Trust Join us as we take a look back at what the Trust has accomplished over the years, the people who have been part of making this happen and what the future holds for the Trust; Preservation Trust Museum, 12 North Street, KY16 9PW [map]; Exhibition

Sat 7 - Sat 14 December Art Club Winter Exhibition Monday - Saturday 10am - 5pm, Sunday 12 noon - 5 pm; Art Club Rooms, 14c Argyle Street, KY16 9BP [map]; Art Exhibition

Thu 28 November - Sat 4 January 2020 Mother Goose pantomime; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Kids Play

Sat 9 Nov - Sat 22 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

Wed 4 - Sun 8 March 2020 StAnza 2020 poetry festival; various venues in St Andrews; Festival Poetry


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