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April 2018

Weekend Family Fun – Happy Birthday John Muir!

Friday, April 20, 2018 - Sunday, April 22, 2018
John Muir’s Birthplace, 126 High Street
Dunbar , East Lothian EH42 1JJ United Kingdom
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Celebrate John's 180th Birthday by making your very own John Muir Beard! Don't forget to take a selfie and share it with us on our facebook page! £1 each Join us at 11am and 2.30pm on Saturday for some favourite John Muir stories!

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Weekend Family Fun – Be a Deer!

Friday, April 27, 2018 - Sunday, April 29, 2018
John Muir’s Birthplace, 126 High Street
Dunbar , East Lothian EH42 1JJ United Kingdom
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Drop in anytime to make your own stag antlers to take home, and find out more about these magnificent beasts while you are here. Join us at 11am and 2.30pm on Saturday for some deer stories! £1 each

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May 2018

Weekend Family Fun – Beautifully recycled!

Friday, May 4, 2018 - Tuesday, May 8, 2018
John Muir’s Birthplace, 126 High Street
Dunbar , East Lothian EH42 1JJ United Kingdom
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recycled desk tidy

A beautiful celebration of recycling! Turn your old toilet roll holders and cereal boxes into this lovely desk tidy, and learn a bit about how recycling helps the planet along the way! Accompanied by recycling stories at 11am and 2.30pm on Saturday!

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Weekend Family Fun – All About Bees

Friday, May 11, 2018 - Sunday, May 13, 2018
John Muir’s Birthplace, 126 High Street
Dunbar , East Lothian EH42 1JJ United Kingdom
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Bee

Where would we 'bee' without the humble bumble bee? A key part of our ecosystem, we would find it difficult to pollinate our food crops without these amazing minibeasts. Drop in anytime to find out more and to make your own bee puppet to show your support!  Bee-related storytime at 11am and 2.30pm on Saturday.

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Weekend Family Fun – Wildlife Crime

Friday, May 18, 2018 - Sunday, May 20, 2018
John Muir’s Birthplace, 126 High Street
Dunbar , East Lothian EH42 1JJ United Kingdom
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Wildlife crime

To tie in with our sister museum, Dunbar Town House Museum and Gallery's Festival of Museums theme of crime and punishment, we will take a look at wildlife crime. As well as looking at crime committed against wildlife, we look at some of nature's criminals as well. £1 each

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Weekend Family Fun – Puffins!

Friday, May 25, 2018 - Sunday, May 27, 2018
John Muir’s Birthplace, 126 High Street
Dunbar , East Lothian EH42 1JJ United Kingdom
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puffin

Puffins have long been resident on the East Lothian Coastline. Come along to read some puffin and puffling stories and make your very own puffin to take home!

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June 2018

Weekend Family Fun – Discover Maps!

Friday, June 1, 2018 / 1:00 pm - Sunday, June 3, 2018 / 5:00 pm
John Muir’s Birthplace, 126 High Street
Dunbar , East Lothian EH42 1JJ United Kingdom
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Drop in anytime to have some fun with our map puzzles. How well do you know the geography of East Lothian? £1 each

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Weekend Family Fun – Discover Maps!

Friday, June 8, 2018 / 1:00 pm - Sunday, June 10, 2018 / 5:00 pm
John Muir’s Birthplace, 126 High Street
Dunbar , East Lothian EH42 1JJ United Kingdom
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Drop in anytime to have some fun with our map puzzles. How well do you know the geography of East Lothian? £1 each  

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Weekend Family Fun – Go Fishing

Friday, June 22, 2018 / 1:00 pm - Sunday, June 24, 2018 / 5:00 pm
John Muir’s Birthplace, 126 High Street
Dunbar , East Lothian EH42 1JJ United Kingdom
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Sea creatures

Make your own sea creature fishing game! Includes Storytime at 11am and 2.30pm on Sat 23 June!

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Keith - Hetch Hetchy side canyon

William Keith and John Muir: Kindred Souls

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - Friday, August 31, 2018
John Muir’s Birthplace, 126 High Street
Dunbar , East Lothian EH42 1JJ United Kingdom
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Curated by Friends of John Muir’s Birthplace, the theme of the exhibition is the life of artist William Keith and his friendship with John Muir. Entitled ‘William Keith and John Muir: Kindred Souls’, it charts Keith’s life from his birth on 21 November 1838 in Oldmeldrum, Aberdeenshire, until he and Muir first met in Yosemite Valley in October 1872.  The two instantly became friends, bound together by similar interests in, and attitudes towards, nature and of course their Scottishness. The exhibition…

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