Members' Events

Friends of RBGE Day Visit: Perthshire Trees

A visit to Perthshire to enjoy the autumn colour - led by Tom Christian, Project Officer for the ICONic project and the National Tree Collections of Scotland. Visit will include Cluny House Gardens and the grounds of the Hilton Dunkeld House Hotel.

Evening Talk: Habitat Restoration by Botanic Gardens - A Photo Documentary

Nature and conservation photographer Barney Wilczak takes us through his photo documentary of the pioneering work carried out by the Ecological Restoration Alliance of Botanic Gardens.

Vino at the Botanics with the team from Vino Stockbridge

Join local wine merchant Vino at RBGE's magnificent Caledonian Hall to taste samples of their Scottish craft beers, French and sparkling wines, accompanied by buffet style food.

All Wrapped up for Christmas

A demonstration from Blue Sky Workshops on new ways to wrap up your Christmas gifts. Come along and join the fun with the chance to buy some local crafts, too.

Coffee Morning: In the Footsteps of Kingdon Ward

Hear about a recent visit to Myanmar, collecting herbarium specimens in this land of great biodiversity.

Photography Competition Prizegiving

Prizegiving, talks, and wine and food provided.

Evening Talk: Chocolate - History, Facts and Myths

Ali Gower, owner of The Chocolate Tree (one of the very few chocolatiers in the UK who make their own chocolate) will explain the challenges of making chocolate from bean to bar. A range of produce will be offered for tasting.

Christmas in the Gallery

With a glass of mulled wine to set the mood, join us for an evening of music and laughter. A light supper is also included.

Buster Keaton's

Buster Keaton's "Steamboat Bill Jr" with live musical accompaniment

Join us for a screening of Buster Keaton's 1928 comedy "Steamboat Bill Jr" with a newly composed/improvised score performed live by Jane Gardner (piano), Roddy Long (violin), and Hazel Morrison (percussion).

A Winter Walk followed by Soup, Sandwiches and a Slide-Show

Friends of the Garden and their guests are invited on a walk through the Gardens led by a member of staff. The walk will be followed by lunch in the gallery and a slide-show from the Friends of RBGE trip to China.

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