Monthly Archives: July 2016

Crossings exhibition and launch

Yesterday we finished installing Crossings, a new exhibition exploring the heritage of Leith. The exhibition is on display in Leith Library until 19 September. It will then move on to be displayed at Dancebase from 23 September-9 December. Crossings was a project developed … Continue reading

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Museums Alive visit Lauriston Castle

The Museums Alive volunteers visited Lauriston Castle yesterday for a meeting and social get together. Thank you to Mike at Lauriston for hosting us.

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New Vacancy- Curator

Edinburgh Museums & Galleries are recruiting for a new part time Curator. The post will be based at the Museum of Edinburgh. Salary: £28,347 – £33,893 (Pro-rata for part time) Hours: 20 (Wednesday – Friday) Responsibilities: Develops, manages and curates programmes of … Continue reading

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Summer holiday activities

Today is the first day of  our summer holiday activities. I will be running street games sessions at Balgreen Library at 11am and at Fountainbridge Library at 2.30 today (15 July) I will also visit: Oxgangs Library for a games … Continue reading

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Pride

Pride Edinburgh takes place this Saturday. But did you know that the first Scottish Pride took place in 1995? You can find out more about the history of Pride and see some items from Pride 95 in the Proud City exhibition at … Continue reading

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