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Tuesday 25

16:30 Meet Lindsay Littleson Kelpies Prize-winning author and her new book The Awkward Autumn of Lily Mclean; Waterstones Bookshop, 103 Market Street, KY16 9NX [map]; Meet Talk

19:30 - 22:00 Concert: Isobel Clarke (recorder) and Tom Wilkinson (recorder) part of the University’s Bach Choral Course; St Leonard’s Chapel, St Leonards School, off South Street [map]; Music

Wednesday 26

10:00 - 10:45 Geology Week: Junior Geologists (age 3-6) how were rocks formed? What can they tell us about how the world has changed over millions of years? Conduct your own experiments on rock samples to discover more about the Earth – booking required; MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; Free History Kids Nature Science

10:30 - 11:30 Detective Dogs the agents of B.U.R.P. need your help: come along for some detective themed crafts and help our agents out – age 4+; St Andrews Public Library, Church Square, South Street, KY16 9NN [map]; 01334-659378; StAndrews.Library@onfife.com; £1.50; Kids

11:00 - 12:00 Geology Week: Junior Geologists (age 7-12) how were rocks formed? What can they tell us about how the world has changed over millions of years? Conduct your own experiments on rock samples to discover more about the Earth – booking required; MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; Free History Kids Nature Science

Thursday 27

10:00 Film Club – Sunshine on Leith (PG) a jukebox musical featuring songs from The Proclaimers; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Film

10:00 - 13:00 Geology Week: Rock Detectives Walk join us on this walk along the coast to see evidence of ancient forests, prehistoric animals and St Andrews' very own volcano – all ages, children must be accompanied by an adult – booking required; starts East Sands Leisure Centre, St Mary Street, KY16 8LH [map]; Free Nature Outdoors Science Tour

13:30 One Man Shoe when the headline act fails to show up, Jango, a bumbling theatre caretaker, is suddenly thrust into the limelight and embarks on a hilarious journey of highly crafted and heart-felt silent comedy; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Play

19:00 NTL – Angels in America: Part 2, Perestroika (15+) America in the mid-1980s, in the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Film Play

19:00 Chris Barber Big Band trombonist Chris Barber has been one of the most important figures in British traditional jazz for over 50 years; Byre in the Botanics; Botanic Garden, Canongate, KY16 8RT [map]; Music

21:30 Live Music band: Scott Ashworth; Forgan’s, 110 Market Street, KY16 9PB [map]; Free Music

22:00 - 23:00 Compline by Candlelight part of the University’s Bach Choral Course; St Leonard’s Chapel, St Leonards School, off South Street [map]; Free Music

Friday 28

10:30 One Man Shoe when the headline act fails to show up, Jango, a bumbling theatre caretaker, is suddenly thrust into the limelight and embarks on a hilarious journey of highly crafted and heart-felt silent comedy; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Play

11:00 - 13:00 Sand Castle Competition open to all age groups, judging at 1pm; Cosmos Community Centre / Rotary Club of Kilrymont; West Sands [map]; 01334 474140; Craft Outdoors

14:00 Up (PG) Carl turns his house into a makeshift airship with thousands of helium balloons and is joined by an accidental stowaway, a boy scout called Russell; Byre in the Botanics; Botanic Garden, Canongate, KY16 8RT [map]; Film

14:00 - 15:30 Le Petit Monde Puppet Show and Craft Workshop join Lapin, a French-speaking bunny, and his lively little puppet friends on their adventures, followed by some singing, dancing and craft activities – booking required; Bell Pettigrew Museum, Bute Medical Buildings, KY16 9TS [map]; Free Kids

19:00 Grand St Andrews Ceilidh Hosted by a traditional accordion and fiddle Scottish country dance band you’ll be up on your feet jigging and reeling the night away. Whether you’ve been stripping willows all your life, or have never even tried a two-step, a fantastic night of traditional Scottish dancing lies ahead in a location like no other; Byre in the Botanics; Botanic Garden, Canongate, KY16 8RT [map]; Dance

19:30 - 22:00 Bach Choral Course Concert by the course choir; St Salvator’s Chapel, North Street, KY16 9AJ [map]; Free Music

Saturday 29

10:30 - 16:00 Kelpie Maquette Parade, Unveiling & Festival led by our very own Clydesdale horse Pixie and the City of St Andrews Pipe Band. Children are welcome to come and colour in their masks ( Scout Hut 9am / also available at a number of town outlets ) and join the parade before the 11:00 official unveiling with Andy Scott the Sculptor of the Kelpies and Jim Carruth the Poet who inspired them – then an afternoon of fun with the City of St Andrews Pipe Band and folk band Mosses and Lichens, interspersed with Forgan’s Children’s Corner, face painting, a children’s ceilidh, traditional games, bouncy castle, fabulous, delicious food stalls and local community stalls. Sheila Kininmonth will be storytelling in the British Golf Museum along with other activities; Tourism St Andrews; starts St Andrews Castle, The Scores, KY16 9AR [map], along The Scores to the Bruce Embankment [map]; Free Kids Outdoors

11:00 - 12:30 Scot Free Tours St Andrews: Free Walking Tour learn about St Andrews’ dramatic history – tales of assassinations, royal romances (we’re not talking about Prince William), Alice in Wonderland and President Eisenhower; meet at the bike rack at the junction of The Scores and Golf Place – no need to book; cost: free but donations are welcome; Free Outdoors Tour

14:00 An Afternoon with The Kelpies Sculptor Andy Scott speaking about the creation of these magnificent sculptures and providing insight into his exquisite book, The Kelpies, which explores the inspiration behind their creation, and the mechanics of their construction, all in stunning photographic detail; Topping & Company Booksellers; Hope Park & Martyrs Church, St Mary’s Place, KY16 9UY [map]; Talk

14:00 St Andrews Through Time Walk discover the history of St Andrews and its famous University on this stroll through the streets – roughly two miles, booking required; starts: MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; Free History Outdoors Tour

19:00 Gallagher and Lyle Benny Gallagher and Graham Lyle have been performing together since 1972, reuniting in 2012; Byre in the Botanics; Botanic Garden, Canongate, KY16 8RT [map]; Music

19:30 An evening with Antonio De Innocentis world renowned classical guitarist; St Andrews Preservation Trust; St Leonard’s Chapel, St Leonards School, off South Street [map]; Music

19:30 - 22:00 The Kellie Consort part of the University’s Bach Choral Course, directed by University Organist Tom Wilkinson; St Salvator’s Chapel, North Street, KY16 9AJ [map]; Music

Sunday 30

12:00 - 13:30 Scot Free Tours St Andrews: Free Walking Tour learn about St Andrews’ dramatic history – tales of assassinations, royal romances (we’re not talking about Prince William), Alice in Wonderland and President Eisenhower; meet at the bike rack at the junction of The Scores and Golf Place – no need to book; cost: free but donations are welcome; Free Outdoors Tour

13:00 - 15:00 Out of the Box: Medieval Maces look at the magnificent maces at MUSA, what can you see? Angels, bishops, shields or maybe you can imagine something different? Design your own mace or help us draw, decorate and collage our own giant mace!; MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; Free Kids

14:00 - 16:00 Bandstand Concert Clackmannan Band; St Andrews Community Council; St Andrews Bandstand, The Scores [map]; Free Music

18:00 - 20:00 Early Evening Jazz TdG Jazz; Mitchell’s, 110-112 Market Street, KY16 2PB [map]; Music

Monday 31

10:00 - 10:45 Archery Taster try your hand at archery with the expert help of coaches from the University’s archery club – age 4-6; MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; Free Kids Outdoors Sport

19:30 - 22:00 Organ recital by Henry Fairs the University’s Honorary Professor of Organ performs the complete organ works of Maurice Duruflé as part of the St Andrews Organ Week; St Salvator’s Chapel, North Street, KY16 9AJ [map]; Music

Sat 17 June - Sat 29 July Inspired by Nature Explore the history and development of the Bell Pettigrew Museum collections through our new permanent displays in the corridor cases. Also over the summer artwork created in the museum by the talented University art group, ‘DABS’ (Doing Art in the Bell Pettigrew Society)!; Bell Pettigrew Museum, Bute Medical Buildings, KY16 9TS [map]; Exhibition Nature Science

Thu 29 June
- Sat 29 July
Byre in the Botanics fully-seated and covered performance area and licensed bar, the full programme of concerts, opera, theatre and film will be announced on Wednesday 22 February; Byre Theatre; Botanic Garden, Canongate, KY16 8RT [map]; Film Music Play

Fri 14
- Sun 30 July
Summer Exhibition 2017
St Andrews Art Club – M-Sa 10:00-17:00, Su 12:00-17:00; Art Club Rooms, 14c Argyle Street, KY16 9BP [map]; Art Exhibition

Mon 24 - Sun 30 July Summer Holiday Events: Fairytale Week
• Fairytale hunt in store all week. Find your Prince Charming (or Sleeping Beauty)!
• Join us for story time on Monday 24th and Thursday 27th at 10.30am.
• Design and make a Fairy or Wizard wand on Wednesday 26th July from 2.30 - 3.30pm
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Waterstones Bookshop, 103 Market Street, KY16 9NX [map]; Kids

Sat 10 June - Sun 27 August Scot Free Tours St Andrews: Free Walking Tour Saturdays and Sundays: learn about St Andrews' dramatic history – tales of assassinations, royal romances (we're not talking about Prince William), Alice in Wonderland and President Eisenhower – Sat 11:00-12:30, Sun 12:00-13:30; meet at the bike rack at the junction of The Scores and Golf Place – no need to book; cost: free but donations are welcome; Free Outdoors Tour

Sat 27 August
Craigtoun Charity Day details TBA; Craigtoun Country Park [map]; Free Out of Town Outdoors

Sat 3 June
- Sun 3 September
Telling Tales: The MUSA Young Artist Award 2017 enjoy drama, thrills and a touch of humour through the eyes of Fife’s young artists. The winning entries from the MUSA Young Artist Award, an annual art competition for schools in Fife. This year’s theme encourages participants to explore storytelling in a range of artistic styles, from sculpture and stained glass to comic strips and collage. Daily 10am-late; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Art Exhibition

Sat 11 March
- Sun 17 September
Victorian Visions: Discovery and Restoration in St Andrews journey through the streets of Victorian St Andrews for MUSA’s newest exhibition. See the sights of the town through the eyes of its first photographers. Victorian Visions provides fascinating insights into the development of St Andrews during the 19th century; MUSA, 7a The Scores, KY16 9AR [map]; Exhibition History

Fri 1 - Sat 30 September Autumn Exhibition of Scottish Society of Architect Artists The SSAA aims to reinforce the close relationship between art and architecture, providing opportunities to display and sell artworks by members, many of whom were trained in schools of architecture associated with art colleges in Scotland, and who remain interested in the visual arts besides architecture – drawing, painting, sculpture, photography, print-making and experimental art; upstairs @ J & G Innes, Bookshop & Stationer, 107 South Street, KY16 9QW [map]; Art Exhibition

June - September 2017 The St Andrews Photographers Exhibition We are a small group of photographers from North East Fife. Between us we have many years of experience and we have exhibited widely and won several awards. Our work is very diverse and our fine art prints include subjects such as landscape, floral and wildlife photography, and creative portraiture; Holy Trinity Church, South Street, KY16 9UH [map]; Art Exhibition

July - September Land Train Wed-Sun for three months from July 1, a chance to get around the town and see some of St Andrews’ great attractions – including the Kelpie maquettes; Bruce Embankment – Cathedral – Harbour – Madras College circuit; Outdoors Tour

Sat 27 May
- Sun 1 October
The Polish Connection throughout history, St Andrews has become a second home to many Polish citizens – explore their lives through objects and paintings; Preservation Trust Museum, 12 North Street, KY16 9PW [map]; Exhibition Free History

Thu 5
- Sun 8 October
Alfred Dunhill Links Championship Sport

Sat 17 June
- Sat 21 October
A Brush with Colour: 20th century Paintings from the Edinburgh School the exhibition looks at both the work of the inter-war generation of artists trained at Edinburgh School of Art, and the next generation, who were heavily influenced — and taught — by them; St Andrews Museum, Kinburn Park, Doubledykes Road, KY16 9DP [map]; Exhibition Art Free

Mon 24 July - Mon 23 October Kelpie Maquettes created by Andy Scott, inspired by Jim Carruth, these 3m high maquettes were used as the models to create the world’s largest equine sculpture, The Kelpies, situated in Falkirk – now they tour the world helping to promote Scotland; Bruce Embankment [map]; Exhibition Outdoors

Sat 28 October
Craigtoun Halloween details TBA; Craigtoun Country Park [map]; Out of Town Outdoors

Thu 26
- Sun 29 October
St Andrews Voices Festival 2017 a festival that places the voice, and all its diverse musical incarnations, at the centre of its programme; Festival Music

Sat 25 November
- Sun 3 December
Art and Craft Exhibition annual sale of local work; Preservation Trust Museum, 12 North Street, KY16 9PW [map]; Art Craft Exhibition Free Sale


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