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Welcome to our listing of scheduled events for the Festival of Creative Learning.

01/04/2019 - 10:00am to 30/09/2019 - 5:00pm
Nelson Column, 32 Calton Hill, Edinburgh, EH7 5AA

A fascinating free new exhibition – part of a year-long series of events - opens in Edinburgh aiming to establish Charles Piazzi Smyth’s place in Edinburgh’s history.

The exhibition, housed in Edinburgh’s iconic Nelson Monument, presents Piazzi Smyth’s photography, paintings and drawings, alongside a newly commissioned short film and interviews in what will be the first major exhibition in Edinburgh dedicated to the forgotten astronomer.  Article here: https://edin.ac/2vO00t6

19/07/2019 - 8:00pm to 23/08/2019 - 5:00pm
Bayes Centre, 47 Potterrow, Edinburgh EH8 9BT (TBC)


This mini-exhibition is showcasing the current technological developments allowing for further exploration of Outer Space (from Scotland), contrasted with the development of conceptual ideas and scientific enquiries into the understanding of the Universe.

14/08/2019 - 10:15am to 1:00pm
The Botanic Cottage Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh 20A Inverleith Row EH3 5LR

Would you like to spend some time reading in beautiful surroundings?

Would you like to reflect on how you read both literary and non-literary writings?

Then join JL Williams and Daphne Loads of the University of Edinburgh at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh on the morning of Wednesday 14th August, 2019.