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More details - Family Foraging
Join the Ranger for some family-friendly foraging. Learn about some of the park’s plants and their uses in cookery, medicine and more. Booking essential. £3 per person. Pay on the day. Children must be accompanied.
Dalkeith Country Park, Dalkeith, Midlothian, Nr Edinburgh
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Information Lecture:  Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
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.
Salisbury Centre, 2 Salisbury Road, Edinburgh
Sat 9 Jun, Sat 30 Jun

More details - Cancer Research UK Race For Life 5k /10k
Run, jog or walk. Raise £200 or £10. THIS IS BEATING CANCER. Sign up for Race for Life RIGHT NOW. Race for Life brings millions of women together to support Cancer Research UK’s life-saving research. Just by signing up you’ll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200, every penny matters.
Holyrood Park
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Portobello Market
Fingers crossed for a cracking sunny day for the next Portobello Market, which is on Saturday 2nd June. Gates open at 9.30am and we run until 1.30pm in Brighton Park, just off Brighton Place. BG Cycles will be there offering a free bicycle checkup to keep you safe out there.
Brighton Park, Brighton Place, Portobello, Edinburgh
Sat 2 Jun

More details - BDMLR Marine Mammal Medic Course - how to rescue whales, dolphins, porpoises and seals!
Learn how to rescue Whales, Dolphins & Seals. British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) is a UK based marine animal rescue organisation. We have around 3,500 active volunteer Marine Mammal Medics around the UK and we are the only such specialist organisation covering England, Wales and Scotland.
Fisherrow Yacht Club, 97 New Street, Musselburgh
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Vivaldi Concertos by Candlelight
THIS IS THE RESCHEDULED CONCERT FROM FRIDAY 2nd MARCH WHICH WAS POSTPONED DUE TO THE WEATHER. Britain’s busiest Chamber Ensembles venture to St Giles’ Cathedral with an evening packed full of Baroque favourites.
St Giles’ Cathedral, High Street, Edinburgh
Fri 22 Jun

More details - Though this be Madness: Babes-In-Arms Sharing
Content from Though This Be Madness will be shared in a daytime performance in the Storytelling Court, specifically for parents with babes in arms. How can we nurture our collective sanity?
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh,
Tue 29 May

More details - Reconstructed: Bob Dylan
A new series where performers interpret the material of great songwriters. Not a tribute act, but a loving celebration of wonderful songs. Beginning with one of the greatest of all, Bob Dylan, who has inspired musicians and poets for over half a century.
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh,
Tue 29 May

More details - An Iolaire
Pupils from Bun sgoil Taobh na Pàirce and James Gillespie’s High School perform William Hershaw’s play about about the tragic sinking off the coast of Stornoway on New Year’s Day, 1919.
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh,
Wed 30 May

More details - Shapeshifters: On Medicine & Human Change
To be alive is to be in perpetual change: growing, healing, learning, aging. For this exhibition, award-winning writer and doctor Gavin Francis will consider in words and iconic images some of the changes that occur across the arc of human life: from the dynamism of biochemistry that sustains life to the...
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh
Fri 1 Jun, Sat 30 Jun

More details - Men with Coconuts & Friends
The award-winning musical improv comedy troupe are joined by new and established improvisers and sketch comedians as they present two hours of off-the-cuff scenes and original sketch comedy.
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Music with the Spoken Word
A workshop for storytellers, musicians and singers who want to interweave music and the spoken word in performance. Experienced harper and storyteller, Heather Yule takes you into this fertile territory with examples, discussion and the opportunity to reflect on your own approach, as well as try some new ideas.
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh,
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Mind Well
A relaxed, social session of stories, songs, memories and laughter in the Storytelling Court with some of our loveliest storytellers. Come to join in, or just to listen, with friends old and new. Tea, coffee and biscuits included. Hosted by the ElderWise group.
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh
Mon 4 Jun

More details - Beataidh, Bob, Agus AM Madadh Allaidh/ Betty, Bob & The Wolf
James Gillespie’s High School S1s perform an adaptation of ‘Little Red Riding Hood’. This play, performed in Gaelic, encourages audience participation of all their favourite Gaelic nursery songs from Cròileagan and Sgoil Àraich. Parents and carers are encouraged to sing along too! Guaranteed fun event for all ages!
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh,
Thu 7 Jun

More details - Davno: Rites of Summer
Inspired by ancient Slavic celebrations and based on traditional songs from Eastern Europe, Rites of Summer is about passage and human relationship with nature. At midsummer, when their ancestors lit bonfires at water banks, Davno brews a cocktail of laughter and sorrow, fun and fear - an essence of summer.
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh,
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Tiny Tales: This little Pig went to Market
Stories for fingers and stories for toes! Tales that tickle and land on your nose! Come along and enjoy some old favourites and some new. Lots of joining-in, props and toys to squish and rattle. With Ailie Finlay.
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh,
Tue 12 Jun

More details - CAFÉ VOICES: Wolves & Witches
A night uncovering our favourite folk and faery scoundrels. They are vilified, feared, and hunted, but do wolves and witches deserve such a wretched reputation? Join Dougie Mackay in an enchanted evening of lesser known tales, tuned to the moon and murmuring with musings from the forest shadows.
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh,
Thu 14 Jun

More details - Art of the Storyteller: If the Story fits…
Jean Edmiston leads a workshop about choosing stories and identity to work creatively with in times of change. Which stories do you tell, and where do you find them? Are the stories you choose suitable or appropriate for these ever changing times and for the audience you’re telling to?
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh,
Sat 16 Jun

More details - What I Know (About What My Grandfather didn't Know)
Can you kill an idea? Breaking the silence built around the patriarch of her family, Sònia Gardés starts a journey inside the anarchist movement of the Spanish Civil War.
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh,
Sat 16 Jun

More details - CAFÉ CEILIDH: Summer Stramash
Join friends from the Scots Music Group for an afternoon session of traditional songs, music, poems and stories. Held in the relaxed setting of the Storytelling Court. All welcome to listen or bring a tune for a turn!
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh,
Tue 19 Jun

More details - Emily & The Howlers' Hollow
Written by Sam Siggs Directed by Adam Rosa In the woods outside the nowhere town of Midvale stands an abandoned house with scorched rooms and boarded windows. Long ago something terrible happened there, or so the stories go. But is there really any truth to the myths?
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh
Fri 22 Jun and Sat 23 Jun

More details - The Witch Game
Written by Natalie MacKinnon Directed by Ellen Shand Lucy is used to feeling alone. She’s got hardly any friends. Even her big sister ignores her. But Lucy has made some new friends.
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh
Fri 22 Jun and Sat 23 Jun

More details - Growing & Developing with Stories: National Development Day
The annual Scottish Storytelling Forum Development Day will focus on the role of storytelling within education and youth development. The magic of stories and storytelling have the power to bring a curriculum to life, enabling vivid and embodied learning and understanding across multiple subject areas.
Additional Info: External Event - Not held at Scottish Storytelling Centre Fair Maid’s House, Perth PH1 5LU
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Escape From Troglodopolis
Written by Tim Primrose Directed by Catherine Ward-Stoddart Colossal CAVERNS! Dastardly DUNGEONS!! Terrible TROGLODYTES!!! Giant MUTANT spiders!!!! Also, some HUMMUS!!!!! Can our INTREPID HEROES escape the fantastical UNDERGROUND CITY of TROGLODOPOLIS… alive???
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh
Sat 23 Jun and Sun 24 Jun

More details - The MoonWalk Scotland 2018
Hollywood comes to Holyrood on Saturday 9th June 2018 for The MoonWalk Scotland! The famous night time fundraising challenge is back with added sparkle and glamour for its 13th year. Sign up now!
Holyrood Park
Sat 9 Jun and Sun 10 Jun

More details - Big Kid Circus
Big Kid Circus returns with an all new show, in the year we celebrate 250 years since the creation of the modern circus. To mark this event we introduce great new ground and aerial artists from England, Ukraine, Cuba and an hilarious new Clown Papeluxo from Chile. A perfect show for all the family to enjoy!
Fisherrow Links, Off New Street, Musselburgh
Today

More details - Stranger Encounters @ BABA
The team at BABA – the celebrated restaurant and bar plating up a menu of bold Levantine cuisine and cocktails - is bringing an entirely new concept of dining to Edinburgh.
BABA Edinburgh, 130 George St, Edinburgh
Thu 31 May

More details - Speed Dating in Edinburgh
Edinburgh Speed Dating How speed dating in Edinburgh works A great event to go to is Speed Dating in Edinburgh. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the Speed Dating evening.
Lulu, 125b George Street
Thu 21 Jun

More details - Scottish Land Rover Show
Hundreds of Land Rovers and Club Displays, Jam Packed main arena action, fun and games and evening entertainment will ensure there’s something for all the family. New products and services will be on display from the biggest names in 4x4 as exhibitors from all over the UK bring their products to your doorstep.
Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston
Today

More details - White Eagle Spiritualist Church
A modern and independant spiritualist church which is affiliated to the United Spiritualists and meets every tuesday at 7.30pm in The Broxburn Bowling Club, Longbyres , Station Road, Broxburn .
The Bowling Club, Longbyres , Station Road. Broxburn West Lothian
Tue 29 May

More details - Traquair Medieval Fayre
The Traquair Medieval Fayre is Scotland’s only authentic Medieval Fayre and is an unbeatable mix of medieval entertainment from jousting to jesters in the grounds of Scotland’s Oldest Inhabited House.
Traquair House Innerleithen
Today

More details - Shakespeare at Traquair
Much Ado About Nothing A unique promenade production in the grounds of Traquair celebrating their 23rd annual production. Performances are at 7.30pm each evening on Wednesday, 30th May to Saturday, 2nd June and again on Wednesday 6th to Saturday 9th June.
Traquair House Innerleithen
Wed 30 May to Sat 2 Jun, Wed 6 Jun to Sat 9 Jun

More details - Fife Pretty Muddy 5K
Race for Life Pretty Muddy is Cancer Research UK’s brilliant 5k muddy obstacle course. Scramble over the A-frame. Crawl through the mud pit. Have fun with your friends. And raise valuable funds for BEATING CANCER.
Beveridge Park, Abbotshill Road, Kirkcaldy
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Fife Pretty Muddy Kids
Race for Life Pretty Muddy Kids is Cancer Research UK’s brilliant muddy obstacle course just for the little ones. They can take on the obstacles, crawl through the mud pit and have fun with friends, all the while helping raise valuable funds for BEATING CANCER.
Beveridge Park, Abbotshill Road, Kirkcaldy
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Fife Race for Life 10K
Race for Life brings thousands of women together to support Cancer Research UK’s life-saving research into all 200 types of cancer. 10k is a great step up from our 5k events. Up the challenge and take part in a Race for Life 10k event. Walk, jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research.
Beveridge Park, Abbotshill Road, Kirkcaldy
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Fife Race for Life 5K
Race for Life brings thousands of women together to support Cancer Research UK’s life-saving research into all 200 types of cancer. Sign up or help us spread the word. This is a 5k suitable for all abilities. This is thousands of women uniting with one purpose. Walk, jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research.
Beveridge Park, Abbotshill Road, Kirkcaldy
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Big Kid Circus
Big Kid Circus returns with an all new show, in the year we celebrate 250 years since the creation of the modern circus. To mark this event we introduce great new ground and aerial artists from England, Ukraine, Cuba and an hilarious new Clown Papeluxo from Chile.
Next to Duloch Leisure Centre, Nightingale Place, Dunfermline
Wed 30 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Giovanni Pernice - Born To Win
After the huge success of ‘Dance is Life’ in 2017, Giovanni is once again set to get your hearts beating a little faster, showcasing a story of love and passion, with even more heat, even more energy, and even more drama than ever before!
Adam Smith Theatre, Kirkcaldy
Wed 30 May

More details - Counterfeit Sixties Show
Re-live the sounds of the swinging sixties, as Britain’s No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era.
Adam Smith Theatre, Bennochy Rd, Kirkcaldy
Fri 8 Jun

More details - Big Kid Circus
Big Kid Circus returns with an all new show, in the year we celebrate 250 years since the creation of the modern circus. To mark this event we introduce great new ground and aerial artists from England, Ukraine, Cuba and an hilarious new Clown Papeluxo from Chile.
Fife Ice Arena, Rosslyn Street, Kirkcaldy
Tue 5 Jun to Thu 7 Jun

More details - Counterfeit Sixties Show
Re-live the sounds of the swinging sixties, as Britain’s No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era.
Lochgelly Centre, Bank St, Lochgelly
Sat 9 Jun

More details - East Linton Antiques and Bric-a-brac Fair
A regular event held for over 30 years and well known far and wide for its interesting mix of second-hand items from practical to precious. Genuine antiques, small items of furniture, collectables, vintage clothes, bric-a-brac and more.
East Linton Community Hall, High Street, East Linton
Today

More details - Fairy Training With The Fairy Godmother
The Fairy Godmother is looking for some help with her spells. She’ll bring magic, hope and sparkle and her Willow Fairy Den as well! Enjoy 45/50 minutes of magical fun making potions, wishes and spells. Children leave with their potions/creations and a special certificate. Suitable for ages 3+
Bowhill House Selkirk
Today

More details - Ranger Led Walks
Join the Bowhill Ranger for a guided walk around the estate. Each session will focus on a different topic ranging from biodiversity in the woodlands to wildlife watching.
Bowhill House Selkirk
Wed 30 May

More details - Archery at Bowhill
Come along and try archery with Barons Folly Archers. Whether you are an expert or more of a Robin Hood wannabe, the club will ensure you have a great experience. And if you want to take up a new hobby, tuition is available. Prices from £3, suitable for ages 6+.
Bowhill House Selkirk
Sun 3 Jun, Sun 1 Jul

More details - American Wrestling - W3L Showdown
Live American Wrestling action from the World Wide Wrestling League. Great fun for all the family - as seen on TV - matches to be filmed for popular YouTube show W3L Wrestling Showdown
Grangemouth Town Hall
Today

More details - Falkirk Race for Life 10K
Race for Life brings millions of women together to support our life-saving research. Just by signing up you’ll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200, every penny matters. So which event is for you? A 5k is great for all ages. Run, jog or walk the only thing that matters is that you’re part of it.
Callendar Road
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Falkirk Race for Life 5K
Race for Life brings millions of women together to support our life-saving research. Just by signing up you’ll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200, every penny matters. So which event is for you? A 5k is great for all ages. Run, jog or walk the only thing that matters is that you’re part of it.
Callendar Park, Callendar Road, Falkirk
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Twist & Shout
An all star cast from the West End deliver a musical powerhouse of a show that starts with the explosion of Brit Pop in 1962 through to the era of Flower Power and Free love of the late sixties.
Lanark Memorial Hall, 17-21 St Leonard Street, Lanark,
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Scottish Chamber Orchestra in Duns
SCHUMANN Overture, Scherzo & Finale PUCCINI Crisantemi CIMAROSA Concerto for 2 flutes MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 1 Duncan Ward conductor Alison Mitchell flute Brontë Hudnott flute Young British conductor Duncan Ward is one of the most exciting new figures on podiums worldwide.
Volunteer Hall
Thu 7 Jun

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