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More details - Make Mum a Medal Craft Workshop
Mums deserve a medal every day – make this one extra special by letting your little ones get crafty with clay! In this fun, hands-on workshop, kids of all ages can paint and glitter pre-made clay medals to create their very own Mother’s Day gift. Suitable for all ages with parental assistance for younger ones!
Restoration Yard, Dalkeith Country Park via Town Gate, Dalkeith
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More details - On Step-Motherhood
Through images and testimonies photographer Vaida Nairn explores motherhood in non-traditional nuclear families. The women featured represent a wide range of ages, ethnicities, nationalities, and length of time they have been mothering children they are not biologically related to.
Scottish Storytelling Centre 43-45 High Street
Mon 25 Mar to Sat 30 Mar, Mon 1 Apr to Sat 6 Apr, Mon 8 Apr to Sat 13 Apr

More details - America's Musical Journey
America’s Musical Journey, the new documentary film celebrating the cultural and musical heritage of the United States, will hold a UK consumer showing on Wednesday 27th March at the Odeon Edinburgh Fort Kinnaird.
Odeon Edinburgh Fort Kinnaird Fort Kinnaird Retail Park, Newcraighall Rd, Edinburgh
Wed 27 Mar 19

More details - Wicked Stepmother?
Stepmothers… are they always wicked? Are they doomed to play the villain forever or can they become heroes in their own right? Join storytellers Franziska Droll and Daiva Ivanauskaite for an evening of stories and songs exploring stepmothers in traditional tales and in the modern world.
Scottish Storytelling Centre 43-45 High Street
Thu 28 Mar 19

More details - The Space Gecko Project
In 2014 The Telegraph released an article headlined ‘Five Geckos Freeze to Death on Sex Space Mission’. The diary of one of those geckos has since been salvaged, however, and its contents prove this was no ‘sex mission’… because two of the geckos were deeply in love.
Scottish Storytelling Centre 43-45 High Street
Fri 29 Mar 19

More details - Guid Crack Storytelling Session
Glasgow’s own double storytelling Oscar winner Michael Kerins returns to Guid Crack with his hilarious tales of contemporary and contemptuous life. Bring along your favourite tales to share at Edinburgh’s monthly storytelling night at the Waverley Bar, St. Mary’s St.
Waverley Bar, 3-5 St Mary’s Street, Edinburgh
Fri 29 Mar 19

More details - Exploring Our Voices
Do you know the capabilities of your own voice? No one is unmusical and in our voices we each have a unique instrument to use and enjoy. In this accessible workshop, singer Kirsty Law introduces voice care; explores rhythm, pitch and harmonies; and encourages approaches to sample songs.
Scottish Storytelling Centre 43-45 High Street
Sat 30 Mar 19

More details - Mother's Day Spring Wreath Making Workshop
Make Mother’s Day a really special one. Treat her to this creative fresh spring wreath making workshop. Or treat yourself – you deserve it. Welcome guests to your home this spring with a gorgeous fresh wreath made with lush foliage and fresh blooms.
Restoration Yard, Dalkeith Country Park via Town Gate, Dalkeith
Sun 31 Mar 19

More details - Fort Douglas Easter Holiday Activities
Play, build, create, learn! Get the kids outdoors and away from the screens this Easter with a visit to Fort Douglas. If you’re looking for things to do with the kids during the Easter holidays you’ll find lots of extra activities in this magical adventure playpark, included in your entry fee.
Fort Douglas, Dalkeith Country Park, Via King’s Gate, Dalkeith
Sat 6 Apr 19 to Mon 22 Apr

More details - Puzzled Pint
Puzzled Pint is a casual, social puzzle solving event which happens in pubs around the world on the second Tuesday of every month. To take part, solve the location puzzle on the Puzzled Pint website and the solution will lead you to a local pub in Edinburgh.
Edinburgh City Centre, Edinburgh
Tue 9 Apr 19

More details - dressed.
dressed. premiered at the 2018 Edinburgh Festival Fringe to critical acclaim, winning a Scotsman Fringe First as well as a nomination for ThisEgg for Total Theatre Awards’ Emerging Company 2018.
Traverse Theatre, 10 Cambridge Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
Thu 11 Apr 19 to Sat 13 Apr

More details - Gandeys Circus: The Greatest Show Tour!
YOUR CIRCUS is back for 2019. GANDEYS returns with ’The Greatest Show Tour!’ Staged in the fully-heated 1,000-seat Big Top and equipped with theatre-standard lighting, this is the greatest show for all the family! Even bigger! Even more spectacular!
Theatre Big Top, Sighthill Park, Broomhouse Road, Edinburgh
Sat 13 Apr 19 to Mon 22 Apr

More details - Love Drama Spring Sensation 2019!
It’s that time of year again - time to open bookings for the Spring Sensation!! ???? Looking for something different for your child to try through the Easter Holidays? Then this is absolutely perfect!
Stoneyhill Community Centre, 5 Stoneyhill Farm Road, Musselburgh
Mon 15 Apr 19 to Thu 18 Apr

More details - Félix Rabin - Set to rock Edinburgh next Month!
The French 23 year old singer-songwriter and guitarist was inspired by musicians like Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Pink Floyd.....his style embodies these influences and with inventive riffs and moody melodies,this is contemporary rock at its best!
Bannermans, 212 Cowgate
Wed 17 Apr 19

More details - Fort Douglas Easter Weekend Egg Hunt
Things to do with the kids this Easter It’s sometimes tricky to find the perfect thing to do with kids on Easter weekend in and around Edinburgh. We are so tempted to say we’ve cracked it (eek we just did). But we really have.
Dalkeith Country Park, Via King’s Gate, Dalkeith
Fri 19 Apr 19 to Mon 22 Apr

More details - Kids Easter Egg Painting Workshop
Easter, kids and crafting – it’s a merry mix. Make it even more fun for mum and dad by losing the apres-craft mess factor from your home. Instead, bring them along to Restoration Yard’s Easter egg painting workshop where kids can take their egg creativity to the max with glitter, paint and cute animal accessories.
Restoration Yard, Dalkeith Country Park via Town Gate, Dalkeith
Fri 19 Apr 19 and Sat 20 Apr

More details - Information Lecture:  Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening
A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening. Through the absorption of the divine power, many people are experiencing the healing of illnesses and pain, that have been declared as “incurable” by the medical profession.
The Salisbury Centre 2 Salisbury Rd
Sat 20 Apr, Sat 1 Jun

More details - The Greatest Showman - Fort Douglas' Open Air Cinema
We cannot wait. Fort Douglas is hosting its very first open-air cinema this Easter and our films need no introduction. The Greatest Showman will screen on Easter Saturday evening. This modern classic, inspired by the imagination of P. T. Barnum, has one of the most memorable soundtracks of this century.
Fort Douglas, Dalkeith Country Park, Via King’s Gate, Dalkeith
Sat 20 Apr 19

More details - Toy Story - Fort Douglas' Open Air Cinema
We are very excited. Fort Douglas is hosting its very first open-air cinema this Easter and our films need no introduction.
Fort Douglas, Dalkeith Country Park, Via King’s Gate, Dalkeith
Sat 20 Apr 19

More details - Tradfest
Edinburgh Tradfest returns for 2019, kicking off at the Queen’s Hall on Friday 26 April with live music from anarchic Irish folk band Lankum. Tradfest was originally launched in 2013, as a festival showcasing the very best in traditional arts.
Edinburgh (Various): The Queen’s Hall; Traverse Theatre; The Scottish Storytelling Centre
Fri 26 Apr 19 to Mon 6 May

More details - Gnoss
A dynamic quartet of fiddle,flute, guitar and percussion, Gnoss tackles energetic tune sets and driving folk song with a ‘maturity of ability many of a greater age will envy’ (The Living Tradition).
Scottish Storytelling Centre 43-45 High Street
Tue 30 Apr 19

More details - Savourna Stevenson and Steve Kettley
Clarsach virtuoso and acclaimed composer Savourna Stevenson has joined forces with old friend and saxophonist Steve Kettley in a duo showcasing her compositions – a blend of haunting melodies, pulsating rhythms and stirring improvisations.
Scottish Storytelling Centre 43-45 High Street
Thu 2 May 19

More details - The Labyrinth Challenge
THE WORLD’S LONGEST, CONTINUOUS, INFLATABLE OBSTACLE COURSE! It’s coming to Dalkeith Country Park on the 4th and 5th May 2019. It’s the perfect day out – for family fun, competing with friends or pitting yourself up against your colleagues – be prepared to enjoy and be silly.
Dalkeith Country Park, Via King’s Gate, Dalkeith
Sat 4 May 19 and Sun 5 May

More details - Effortless Walking
Discover how the everyday activity of walking can become pleasurable and powerful by learning to pay attention to more parts of your body in motion.
Salisbury Centre, 2 Salisbury Road, Edinburgh
Sat 4 May 19

More details - Breathe With Ease
Learn how to improve the moveability of your ribs, chest and abdomen to make breathing easier. As we begin to let go of ingrained patterns of muscular holding we often feel calmer and more at ease.
Salisbury Centre, 2 Salisbury Road, Edinburgh
Sun 5 May 19

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