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Holiday activities in Oxgangs, Currie and Colinton libraries

Looking for family summer holiday activities? Would you like to try out some traditional games? Learn how to use a diabolo, whip and peerie and more. There will be free drop-in games activities taking place on: 12 July 2.30-3.30pm at … Continue reading

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The Church Hill Theatre at 50

Originally posted on Tales of One City:
September 2015 saw the 50th anniversary of the Church Hill Theatre. Take a look at this vibrant community theatre in our latest exhibition on Capital Collections. Students from J R Tucker High School…

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Edinburgh Collected

I have just been uploading some images to Edinburgh Collected, a great community archive for Edinburgh. Do you recognise any of the objects below? Visit Edinburgh Collected to find out more!

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Spring Fling and more

If you were around Morningside on the 11th April, you may have noticed something happening at the Eric Liddell Centre. It was the annual Spring Fling, run by South Edinburgh Arts Fair Association. With two lovely helpers- Russell and Ross we … Continue reading

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Forth Rail Bridge online exhibition

This fabulous 1886 photograph of a diver is from a new online exhibition on Capital Collections. The exhibition marks the 125 anniversary of the Forth Rail Bridge.

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Stall at Family History Day at Central Library

If you are free today, 15 November, nip down to Central Library. There are stalls and events from 10.30-4.00.

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Street games sessions, volunteering and activities

Over the next month you can catch the Outreach team running street games holiday activities at libraries around Edinburgh. 4 July: I will be at Moredun Library 2-3.30. 8 July: I will be at Currie Library 10.30-11.30 and Balerno Library … Continue reading

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