Events Calendar

Biggar Science Festival 2019

16th - 27th September 2019

Monday 16th- Wednesday 18th September 2019 Science Kafes

7.00-9pm Monday 16th -What Causes Dementia?  - The Kirkstyle Hotel, Biggar.  Suitable for adults and interested teens.

7.30-9pm Tuesday 17th - Science or Magic? Creating the Many Colours of Medieval Stained Glass  - The Kirkstyle Hotel, Biggar.  Suitable for adults and interested teens.

7.30-9pm Wednesday 18th - Electric Machines and the Digital Revolution in Mathematics - The Kirkstyle Hotel, Biggar. Suitable for adults and interested teens.

Thursday 19th September 2019

8.30pm till late  -  Science Pub Quiz  -  The Crown Inn, Biggar.

Friday 20th September 2019

7-8pm - Colour - the Science behind the Sense - Biggar Corn Exchange.  Suitable for adults and interested teens.

Saturday 21st September 2019

10am - 4pm - Flight Simulator - Outside Biggar Corn Exchange, Biggar.  Suitable for age 3 and up.

10am - 4pm - Electric Vehicle Expo - Outside Biggar Museum, Biggar.  Suitable for all.

11am - 12 noon  - Wonders of Scottish Wildlife - The Snooker & Social Hall, Biggar.  Suitable for adults and interested teens.

11am - 4pm - Hands on Science - The Gillespie Centre and St Mary's Hall, Biggar.  Suitable for all ages.

11am - 12 noon -The Beautiful Bubble Show - Biggar Corn Exchange, Biggar.  Suitable for all ages.

12.30 - 1.30pm - Why is Biology Important? - The Snooker & Social Hall, Biggar. Suitable for adults and interested teens.

2-3pm - Electric Vehicle talk - The Snooker & Social Hall, Biggar.  Suitable for adults and interested teens.

2 - 3pm - Mr Boom and the Heidron Robots - Biggar Corn Exchange, Biggar.  Suitable for children and families.

4 - 5pm - Periodic Success - Biggar Corn Exchange, Biggar.  Suitable for teens and adults

7 - 8.30pm - Johnny Ball - Wonder Beyond Numbers - Biggar Corn Exchange, Biggar.  Suitable for teens and adults.

Sunday 22nd September 2019

9am - 12 noon - Electronics Workshop - Snooker and Social Club, Biggar.  Suitable for P6 and above (under 12s must be accompanied by an adult).

11am - 4pm - Hands on Science - The Gillespie Centre, Biggar.  Suitable for all ages.

11am - 12 noon - Johnny Ball show for  Kids - Biggar Corn Exchange, Biggar.  Suitable for children aged 9+.

1 - 4pm - Electronics Workshop - Snooker and Social Club, Biggar.  Suitable for P6 and above (under 12s must be accompanied by an adult)

2 - 3pm - Dr Megaphone goes Zap! - Biggar Corn Exchange, Biggar.  Suitable for S1 and up .

5 - 6pm - A  Revolution in Astronomy: The Vatican Observatory and the Discovery of Spectral Lines - Biggar Kirk, Biggar.  Suitable for teens and adults.

7 - 8pm - The Science of Magic - Biggar Corn Exchange, Biggar.  Suitable for teens and adults.

Monday 23rd September 2019

11am - 1pm - Geology Walk - Wanlockhead Mining Museum, Wanlockhead.  Suitable for adults.  Cancelled

1.30 - 2.30pm - Geology Walk - Wanlockhead Mining Museum, Wanlockhead.  Suitable for adults.  Cancelled

3 -5 pm - Geology Walk - Wanlockhead Mining Museum, Wanlockhead.  Suitable for adults.  

7.30-9pm Monday 23rd - Environmental Remediation of Fukushima Prefecture - The Kirkstyle Hotel, Biggar.  Suitable for adults and interested teens.

Monday 23-Thursday 26th September 2019 Science Kafes

7.30-9pm Monday 23rd - Environmental Remediation of Fukushima Prefecture - The Kirkstyle Hotel, Biggar.  Suitable for adults and interested teens.

7.30 - Tuesday 24th - Water Efficiency Workshop - The Kirkstyle Hotel, Biggar.  Cancelled

7.30-9pm Wednesday 25th - Dementia Carers' Q&A - St Mary's Hall, North back road, Biggar. Suitable for adults and interested teens.

7.30-9pm Thursday 26th - Why is Rabies Still a Killer? - The Kirkstyle Hotel,Biggar.Suitable for adults and interested teens.

Friday 27th September 2019

7.30pm -"Tasting the Science of Gin”  - Biggar Corn Exchange, Biggar.  Suitable for adults.

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