Upcoming family history talks and events in Scotland, 26 March - 1 April 2018
Note that there may be a small charge for some of these events, and some may be for members only. We will be publishing lists of upcoming talks and events regularly - if you are organising a talk or event relating to Scottish genealogy or history, please let us know and we will be happy to add your events to our list.
Monday, March 26 2018, 7.30 pm
Craigie’s Farm, Deli and Café
Venue: Millennium Room, Cramond Kirk Hall
Wednesday, March 28 2018, 5.30 pm - 7.30 pm
Early Modern Scottish History: National and Transnational
Esther Mijers, University of Edinburgh
Venue: Room G.13, Medical School, Teviot Place, Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh
The Scottish Centre for Diaspora hosts seminars throughout the academic year, which are open to all.
Wednesday, March 28 2018, 7 pm AGM, talk at 7.30 pm
AGM followed by The Assynt Fallen 1914-1919
Dr Malcolm Bangor-Jones
Venue: Highland Archive Centre, Bught Park, Inverness
Non-members will be charged £2
Wednesday, March 28 2018, 7.30 pm
The Great Tapestry
Venue: Volunteer Hall, Galashiels
Wednesday, March 28 2018, 7pm - 9pm
All Blood Runs Red
Venue: Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh Museum
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
£2. For 2018 we are delighted to introduce a series of intimate talks taking a look behind the scenes at Surgeons Hall Museums, entitled #SpeakToTheSpecialist. An exploration of military surgery in the First World War. This talk will and focus on the developments that came out of surgical experiments in World War One and will include a demonstration of some of the instruments used in surgical hospitals and casualty clearing stations. Chris Henry is Director of Heritage at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and has written extensively on military and surgical history. The talk will last about 60min and the Museums will be open for viewing until 9pm for ticket holders only.
Saturday, March 31 2018, 2pm
Living heraldry and the Kate Kennedy Procession
Mark Dennis, Ormond Pursuivant of Arms
Venue: Royal Scots Club, Abercromby Place, Edinburgh
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