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June 2018

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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£1
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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Weekend Family Fun – Go Fishing

Friday, June 29, 2018 / 1:00 pm - Sunday, July 1, 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 30 June!

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July 2018

Summer Holiday Drop-In – Wildcats!

Monday, July 2, 2018 - Friday, July 13, 2018
John Muir’s Birthplace, 126 High Street
Dunbar , East Lothian EH42 1JJ United Kingdom
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Wildcat

Drop In any time to find out more about these elusive creatures and make your own cat mask to take home!

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Summer Activity – National Park Art

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 / 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
John Muir’s Birthplace, 126 High Street
Dunbar , East Lothian EH42 1JJ United Kingdom
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£3.90
Keith - Hetch Hetchy side canyon

Be inspired by our exhibition 'Kindred Souls' which looks at John Muir's friendship with the landscape artist William Keith. Look at some of his paintings from the USA and create your own favourite landscape. Call 01368 865899 to book your space, suitable for ages 5-11.

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Summer Activity – John Muir’s Animals

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 / 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
John Muir’s Birthplace, 126 High Street
Dunbar , East Lothian EH42 1JJ United Kingdom
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£3.90

Join us for some of John's favourite animal stories and make your own animal masks to take home. Call 01368 865899 to book, suitable for ages 5-11.

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Summer Holiday Drop-in – Butterfly feeders

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - Sunday, July 29, 2018
John Muir’s Birthplace, 126 High Street
Dunbar , East Lothian EH42 1JJ United Kingdom
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£1

Make a colourful butterfly feeder, and use our ID dial to identify all the beautiful butterflies this will attract to our outdoor space!

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Summer Holiday Drop-In – Seagulls

Monday, July 30, 2018 - Sunday, August 12, 2018
John Muir’s Birthplace, 126 High Street
Dunbar , East Lothian EH42 1JJ United Kingdom
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Drop in any time to make your own paper plate seagull friend!

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Summer Activity – Minibeast Mayhem

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 / 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
John Muir’s Birthplace, 126 High Street
Dunbar , East Lothian EH42 1JJ United Kingdom
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£3.90
minibeasts

What have minibeasts ever done for us? Come along to find out exactly how much trouble our planet would be in without these marvellous creatures. Call 01368 865899 to book. Suitable for ages 5 - 11.

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August 2018

Summer Holiday Drop-In – Ladybirds!

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - Monday, August 27, 2018
John Muir’s Birthplace, 126 High Street
Dunbar , East Lothian EH42 1JJ United Kingdom
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£1
ladybird

Drop in anytime to make your own handprint Ladybird!

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