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Ageing Well Edinburgh Leisure Garden walks (every Monday afternoon)

Ageing Well Edinburgh Leisure Garden walks (every Monday afternoon)

A low-level health walk where older adults, living with dementia and their carers can experience the various health benefits that can be achieved by regular walking. Suggested donation of £1. For more information contact Ageing Well on 0131 458 2183

Reading Together drop-in book group (Every Thursday morning)

Reading Together drop-in book group (Every Thursday morning)

Every Thursday 10:30–12:00 | ages 14+ | Botanic Cottage | Free | If you love reading come to a book group with a difference, where stories and poems are read aloud and discussed over tea and coffee | led by the charity Open Book

Growth & Art by Pauline Burbidge & Charles Poulsen

Growth & Art by Pauline Burbidge & Charles Poulsen

The works of Pauline Burbidge and Charles Poulsen are inspired by the natural world that surrounds them. This exhibition includes works by both artists displayed alongside treasures from the RBGE Library, including works by Anna Atkins and John Hope

Coffee. A global success

Discover the history of coffee’s global success and the part played by the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh in the story.

World Soils Day

Join us to celebrate World Soil Day in December with a fun and interactive session of displays, demonstrations and muddy activities for all ages. Soil scientists from the Scotland's Rural College, James Hutton Institute and representatives of the British Society of Soil Science will all be on hand to show you the wonders of soil, one of the world's most important and endangered resources.

Art Explorers

Drop in to our monthly family sessions where we will explore art and crafts that are about nature in all its wonder.

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