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Public events

The Roslin Institute has a year-round programme of events and activities designed to engage public audiences with our research. We’re keen to share our exciting science and to hear your thoughts about it.

Check out our public events listings to see what’s coming up and take a look at our events archive for photos and content from past events.

You can also stay up to date with our events via Facebook and Twitter.

If you’d like to arrange an event with us or ask us a question, please get in touch via our contact form.

Walkie Talkies

7 October: You and your dog can join us for a walk dedicated to exploring the science of dog behaviour and health.

Wild Science

7 October: Learn all about bees, build your own bug & bird houses, collect and analyse soil and water samples and join guided walks.

Bringing Back the Bees

8 October: Register now to learn more about bees directly from experts from Beekeeping 101 and The Roslin Institute!

Science in the Saddle

9 October: Register now and bring your bike for a day of cycling and science.

Easter Bush Campus Open Day 2018

13th October 2018: Join us for the annual Easter Bush Campus Open Day for free, hands-on activities for all ages about the research and clinical work that we do on Campus.

Bird Stress in your Back Yard

14 October: Learn how we can help local birds effected by towns, traffic, light and noise pollution.

Meet the Cows

17 October (fully booked): A visit to our cows at Langhill dairy farm to learn about the science of dairy farming.

Inaugural lecture: Thought for Food - Food for Thought?

3 December: Join us for an Inaugural Lecture from Professor Geoff Simm, Chair of Global Agriculture and Food Security at The Roslin Institute and Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies.

Events archive

A selection of past events from The Roslin Institute.

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