Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Wed 8 — Thurs 9 Apr 2015
Make and taste familiar Scottish recipes with a twist. Changing ingredients to enhance health and nutrition is the basis of a new recipe book from the Rowett Institute. Join the food scientists in a quest to improve Scotland’s diet.
Logan Botanic Garden Thurs 9 Apr 2015
Run in conjunction with the RSPB. Come along and make your own bird feeder to take home. Get close to nature this Spring!
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Thurs 9 — Wed 15 Apr 2015
Join Expedition Botanics in the search for traditional knowledge about Colombian rainforest plants.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Fri 10 Apr 2015
Keeping bees has been going through a revival of interest. A new generation of beekeepers is taking advantage of the fact that our cities can provide good foraging for bees. Join the beekeepers to find out more about bees and what they do for us.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 11 Apr 2015
Join the hunt for bees and other minibeasts at the Botanics. Take your ID guide and recording sheet into the Garden and afterwards add your results to the big map. All young scientists will get a pack to take away.
Dawyck Botanic Garden Sun 12 Apr 2015
In this popular craft workshop Poppy Browne will use Garden materials to show children how to make different crafts.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sun 12 — Mon 13 Apr 2015
A hands-on, family-friendly session with activities, storytelling and interactive displays about the lives of our farm animals.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 14 Apr 2015
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a scientist? Learn about the science of farming with real scientists! Complete three special challenges – an experiment, a game and a craft – to gain your Junior Scientist certificate.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Wed 15 — Thurs 16 Apr 2015
The shiny metal world of Goldilocks meets the natural wooden world of the three bears – the result is a very sticky adventure! Happily the bears and Goldilocks become friends and cook up the most wonderful porridge recipe together.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Fri 17 — Sun 19 Apr 2015
Join the Edible Gardening Project as we get started in the vegetable patch for another year.