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    Nov 07 FREE Events in Edinburgh & East Lothian
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    • 10th Nov 07, 9:01 PM
    Nov 07 FREE Events in Edinburgh & East Lothian 10th Nov 07 at 9:01 PM
    Winter Wonders - How do you identify a tree with no leaves? What does our wildlife do when the temperature drops? Come along to the Mill to find out and make some bird feeders to help our feathered friends survive the cold months ahead. All under 8s must be accompanied by an adult.
    Saturday 17 Nov 07 - Time: 1:30pm-3pm
    Meet: Preston Mill, East Linton, East Lothian


    Autumn or Winter Wander? - With climate change facing us all, who can tell whether we are still in Autumn or whether Winter has spread into the woodlands? Whatever the season this is a great chance to see Hopetoun after the grounds have closed for the season. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
    Friday 16 Nov 07
    Time: 10:30am-12pm
    Meet: Walled Garden car park, Hopetoun House, South Queensferry


    ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN EDINBURGH

    11 November 2007
    Sunday Science - Tree Trail
    Tours depart 12noon, 1.00pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm, Exhibition Hall
    Free
    Learn how to identify common trees and find out about their uses and folklore on a short guided tour. With RBGE volunteers. Supported by the Royal Bank of Scotland.
    Suitable for ages 5+, drop in. Call 0131 248 2968 for more information.

    18 November 2007
    Talking Trees
    2.00pm - 3.00pm, Exhibition hall
    Free
    As the autumn draws in, come into the cosy Forest Room and meet the Talking Trees Storytellers for their monthly session of stories of trees and travellers, magic and marvels. Supported by the Royal Bank of Scotland.
    Suitable for ages 5+, drop in. Call 0131 248 2968 for more information.


    24 November 2007
    Real Life Science - Scotland's Rarest Tree
    12noon - 3.00pm, Exhibition Hall
    Free
    Newly described from Glen Catacol on Arran, the Catacol whitebeam exists as only two trees. Hear the story of its discovery and unravel its origins for yourself. With Phil Lusby, RBGE. Supported by the Royal Bank of Scotland.
    Suitable for 8+, drop in. Call 0131 248 2968 for more information.



    SEABIRD CENTRE, North Berwick

    Early Birds Scottish Seabird Centre
    9am - Sunday 30th December 2007

    Meet at the Scottish Seabird Centre entrance.
    Join us for this guided birdwatching walk to see a huge variety of winter birds.
    Free event.
    Followed by breakfast in the Caf! and video in the Education Centre.
    Contact Maggie Sheddan on 07709 505133.


    NATIONAL MUSEUM OF SCOTLAND
    What's on at the National Museum of Scotland: November 2007
    Sat 17 November

    Connect: Meet the Scientists
    Times: 11:30 - 15:30 (Drop-in)
    Cost: Free!
    Meet the scientists at the National Museum of ScotlandArt of the Brain Workshop. Build your own brain out of dough and find out which bits do what! Get creative and discover more about the organ that makes you who you are. With scientist-turned-artist Dr Lizzie Burns and in association with the Edinburgh University Neuroscience Department. All sculptures to be taken home!

    Art of the Brain is suitable for all ages and abilities - from neuroscientists and medical students to children and families!
    Sun 18 November

    The Alba Puppet Show - History with puppets
    Times: 12: 45, 13:45 and 14:45
    Duration: 30 mins
    Cost: Free!
    Learn the story of ‘The Black Douglas’, meet Hamish the Highlander and hear the tale of the last bear in Scotland. Part of the free, family Sundays at the Museum events every week in Hawthornden Court.

    Connect: Science Event
    Times: 11:45 / 12:45 / 13:45 / 15:45
    Duration: 20 mins
    Cost: Free!
    Come along to our free events every weekend in Connect. Discover science in the real world in Meet the Scientist or enjoy a free Super Science Show. For children age 5 and over. Limited space (seating for 20). Find out more on the Connect gallery homepage.


    Sat 24 November

    Connect: Science Event
    Times: 11:45 / 12:45 / 13:45 / 15:45
    Duration: 20 mins
    Cost: Free!
    Come along to our free events every weekend in Connect. Discover science in the real world in Meet the Scientist or enjoy a free Super Science Show. For children age 5 and over. Limited space (seating for 20). Find out more on the Connect gallery homepage.


    Sun 25 November

    Sunday morning music at the museum
    Times: 10:45
    Duration: 30 mins
    Cost: Free!
    Enjoy Sundays at the National Museum of ScotlandSit back and relax, over brunch in Cafe Delos, to the sounds of talented young musicians brought to you by Live Music Now! Scotland. Today, we welcome clarsach and fiddle duo June Naylor and Sandie Forbes to the museum.

    Trial by combat!
    Times: 12:45, 13:45 and 14:45
    Duration: 30 mins
    Cost: Free!
    Join Paul MacDonald as he wields 15th century European weaponry, from mighty war hammers to massive duelling shields. Part of the free, family Sundays at the Museum events every week in Hawthornden Court.

    Connect: Science Event
    Times: 11:45 / 12:45 / 13:45 / 15:45
    Duration: 20 mins
    Cost: Free!
    Come along to our free events every weekend in Connect. Discover science in the real world in Meet the Scientist or enjoy a free Super Science Show. For children age 5 and over. Limited space (seating for 20). Find out more on the Connect gallery homepage.


    NATIONAL LIBRARY OF SCOTLAND
    Events and exhibitions Nov. 2007

    Whodunnit?
    Great for kids!
    A fun-filled activity session for all budding detectives. Use your sleuthing skills to look for clues, examine fingerprints, and collect evidence to solve the mystery in the Library! Recommended for children aged 8-11 years.
    Saturday 10 November
    10.30-12.00
    NLS Causewayside Building, 33 Salisbury Place, Edinburgh.
    How to book your free place

    A Green Christmas
    Avoid the stress of Christmas shopping, and delight your family and friends, by creating personalised books, cards, wrapping paper and gifts! Our family workshop is suitable for all ages.
    Saturday 24 November
    11.00, 13.00 and 15.00
    NLS Causewayside Building, 33 Salisbury Place, Edinburgh.
    How to book your free place
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