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Wednesday 23

- 10:45am Archery Taster (3-6) try your hand at archery with the expert help of coaches from the University's archery club – session will take place outdoors so please wear suitable footwear and comfortable clothing - ages 3-6; MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; ; 01334 461660; free, but booking required – waiting list; Free Kids Outdoors Sport

- 12pm Archery Taster (7-12) try your hand at archery with the expert help of coaches from the University's archery club – session will take place outdoors so please wear suitable footwear and comfortable clothing – age 7-12; MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; ; 01334 461660; free, booking required – waiting list; Free Kids Outdoors Sport

- Heavy Seas! in this workshop, children will work with different art and craft materials and types of paint to create a stormy seascape. Wear old clothes — ages 7-12, children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult; St Andrews Museum, Kinburn Park, Doubledykes Road [map]; ; 01334 659380; free, phone booking required; Art & Craft Free Kids

Lunchtime Organ Recital: Steven McIntyre works by Bach, Franck and Vierne; Music Centre; St Salvator’s Chapel, North Street, KY16 9AJ [map]; ; 01334-462226; £2, students £1; Music

- 2:30pm Archery Taster try your hand at archery with the expert help of coaches from the University's archery club – session will take place outdoors so please wear suitable footwear and comfortable clothing – all ages; MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; ; 01334 461660; free, but booking required; Free Kids Outdoors Sport

- 9pm The Night Market food, drink, music and stalls with something for everyone; Steak Barn, Balgove Larder, Strathtyrum, KY16 9SF [map]; ; 07584 620054; Food & Drink Music Out of Town Sale

Thursday 24

- 3:30pm The Art of Sport Jump into your jogging gear and help us make a giant painting with bicycle tyres, ping pong balls, and variety of sporting equipment. Come prepared to get very messy! Drop-in event; MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; ; 01334 461660; Art & Craft Free Kids

Summer Concert: Bach, Father and Son Christopher Field (baroque violin), Tom Wilkinson (harpsichord); Music Centre; St Leonard’s Chapel, St Leonards School, off South Street [map]; ; 01334-462226; £6, students £1; Music

- Scottish Country Dancing come along to the RSCDS dances – all welcome; RSCDS; Younger Hall, North Street, KY16 9AJ [map]; ; 0131 225 2854; £8 dancers, £2 non-dancers; Dance

Friday 25

- 1pm Sandcastle Competition judging at 1pm, open to all age groups; Cosmos Community Centre; West Sands [map]; 01334-474140; £1.50; Art & Craft Outdoors

Saturday 26

- 3pm Arty Saturdays: On Your Marks get into the spirit of Glasgow 2014 with some sporty-themed art activities inspired by the 2014 MUSA Young Artist Award, learn about the traditions and cultures of the Commonwealth and try your hand at representing Scotland’s own sporting heritage – drop-in event; MUSA; Gateway Building, North Haugh [map]; ; 01334 461660; free; Art & Craft Free Kids

Sunday 27

- Little Birds Market for vintage, craft and design shopping – brings together an extensive range of quirky exhibitors to create a unique shopping experience; The Vic, 1 St Mary’s Place, KY16 9UY [map]; ; Free Sale

- The Bruce Tour Robert or Edward Bruce as they recount their victory at Bannockburn and reflect on their own role in Scotland’s history; historic Scotland; St Andrews Castle, The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; ; 01334 477196; £5.50, Child £3.30, Concession £4.40 (normal castle admission); Theatre Talk

- St Andrews Highland Games events: heavy events, cycling, running, solo piping, tug-of-war, stalls, refreshments, mini fun fair, City of St Andrews Pipe Band, Highland dance (from am), etc; Station Park, Old Guardbridge Road, [map]; ; 01334 476305; £6, £4 concessions; Dance Games Music Sport

Chamber Philharmonia Cologne programme: Vivaldi concerti virtuosi Concerto in G Minor for Violin, Strings and basso continuo »Summer«, Concerto in E Minor for Basson, Strings and basso continuo RV 484, Rossini Sonata a Quattro N°3 in C Major »LaTempesta di Mare« Sarasate »Carmen-Fantasy« for Violin and Orchestra op. 25, Mozart Concerto in B Flat Major for Bassoon and Orchestra KV 191; Kammer Philharmonie Köln; Holy Trinity Church, South Street, KY16 9UH [map]; 01334-472021; tickets from VisitScotland Information Centre, 70 Market Street; Music

Monday 28

- 10:45am Stained Glass (3-6) search for stained glass in MUSA and create your own stained glass light-catcher to bring colour to your window – age 3-6; MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; ; 01334 461660; free, booking required; Art & Craft Free Kids

- 12pm Stained Glass (7-12) search for stained glass in MUSA and create your own stained glass light-catcher to bring colour to your window – age 7-12; MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; ; 01334 461660; free, booking required; Art & Craft Free Kids

Tuesday 29

- 3pm Botanical Summer Sessions [poster pdf] family activities; St Andrews Botanic Garden Education Trust; Botanic Garden, Canongate, KY16 8RT [map]; ; 07590375617; £5 per child, accompanying adult free (booking not essential but workshops are on a first come first serve basis); Kids Nature

Wednesday 30

- 10:45am Wonderful Weaving (3-6) over, under, over, under… weave your own colourful creations using wool, fabric scraps or paper – age 3-6; MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; ; 01334 461660; free, booking required; Art & Craft Free Kids

- 12pm Wonderful Weaving (7-12) over, under, over, under… weave your own colourful creations using wool, fabric scraps or paper – age 7-12; MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; ; 01334 461660; free, booking required; Art & Craft Free Kids

Thursday 31

- 3:30pm Magnificent Metal make and decorate treasures you can take home by pressing or scratching designs into the surface of special gold and silver sheets; MUSA, MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; ; 01334 461660; Art & Craft Free Kids

- Scottish Country Dancing come along to the RSCDS dances – all welcome; RSCDS; Younger Hall, North Street, KY16 9AJ [map]; ; 0131 225 2854; £8 dancers, £2 non-dancers; Dance



Art Club Summer Exhibition framed works – M-S 10-4:30, Su 12:30-4; St Andrews Art Club; Art Club, 14c Argyle Street, KY16 9BP [map]; ; Exhibition Free

- Picture The Garden Competition come along in July and draw, paint, or colour a picture of the Garden – 10-7 daily – also programme of Adults’ and children’s classes (tba) – competition guidelines will be in the Gatehouse or [pdf]. Entries to the Gatehouse , entry fee £8, kids £3; St Andrews Botanic Garden Education Trust; Botanic Gardens, Canongate, KY16 8RT [map]; ; 01334-476452; Art & Craft Outdoors

- Shades of Summer an exhibition of recent works by Jack Morrocco – daily 11am-5pm; Fraser East, 47 South St, KY16 9QR [map]; ; 01334 479647; Exhibition

- Inspiring Children Through Sport school holiday sports & activities for age 5-17 – free week try-out 21-28 July; Kings Camps; St Leonards School, The Pends, KY16 9QJ [map]; 0114 263 2160; Kids Sport

- On Your Marks: The MUSA Young Artist Award 2014 See the winners of this year’s MUSA Young Artist Award, an annual art competition for schools in Fife. The Commonwealth Games are on everyone’s minds in 2014 so sport is naturally the theme of this year’s competition. The highs and the lows, the triumphs and the failures, the hard work, the dedication, the mixture of nations and cultures; see how all these aspects of international sport have inspired great art in Fife’s schools; MUSA; Gateway Galleries, North Haugh [map]; ; 01334 461660; Art & Craft Exhibition Kids

- Art Lab if you are inspired by Fife in the Frame, you can create your very own masterpiece in the Art Lab. It's a hands-on interactive show for the whole family, where you can have a go at fuzzy felts portraits, get creative with some arty fun and games and try your hand at sketching your own still life masterpiece – daily 10am-5pm; St Andrews Museum, Kinburn Park, Doubledykes Road [map]; ; 01334 659380; Art & Craft Free Kids

- Fife in the Frame views of Fife's East Neuk from the Fleming Collection, including paintings by Hunter, Walton and Gillies, the show reflects the rich and varied character of the area; Fife Council; St Andrews Museum, Kinburn Park, Doubledykes Road [map]; ; 01334 659380; free; Art & Craft Exhibition Free

- St Andrews and the Great War the exhibition tells the story of the people, schools and organisations of St Andrews that contributed to the war effort throughout 1914-1919 – 2-5pm daily; St Andrews Preservation Trust; Preservation Trust Museum, 12 North Street [map]; ; 01334 477629; Exhibition Free

- May They Always Flourish: Graduations at the University of St Andrews a celebration of the event of graduation at the University of St Andrews. Discover what happens during the academic ceremony of graduation, past and present, and find out more about what students and staff wear on this important day. Explore objects from the University’s collections that range from medieval maces to academic gowns, paintings to photographs, and bow ties to the birretum (cap) used for generations in the formal ‘capping’ ceremony; MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; ; 01334 461660; Exhibition Free

- Photographic Exhibition The St Andrews Photographers; Holy Trinity Church, South Street, KY16 9UH [map]; Exhibition



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