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September 2019
£5

Womankind Clydesdale presents: JUNO

Saturday, September 7 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

A film night and “Kindness” raffle, raising funds for Womankind Clydesdale, a local organisation undertaking small acts of kindness in the community such as “Handbags for Christmas” delivered to foodbanks, Shelter, Womens’ Aid etc The raffle prizes are all generously donated by local people offering skills, treats, time, pampering goods, and much more to tickle your fancy! Canapes will be served from 7PM, a licensed bar will be available and raffle tickets will be on sale. Before the raffle is…

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£14

Biggar Music presents: Karen Marshalsay

Friday, September 13 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Karen Marshalsay is one of Scotland’s leading harpers with a new album of traditional harp music and original compositions, The Road to Kennacraig released on Monday 15th July. Karen is a master of all three Scottish harps – the warm sounding modern gut-strung lever harp, the clear ringing wire-strung clarsach of the Highlands and Gaelic culture,  and the baroque bray harp with its buzzing sitar-like effect – and she features each of them, as well as whistle on one track,…

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£12.50

Billy Reid Magic presents: The Carousel

Saturday, September 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Back by popular demand! Billy Reid performed in the Corn Exchange to a sell-out audience during the Big Weekend in February. Now he returns with a brand new show, The Carousel. Magic is like a Carousel, it takes us round and round and back home again to a place of childlike wonder and amazement. Join Scottish Magic Champion Billy Reid for an evening of entertainment and wonder as he shares with you a fairground of magic brought to life through…

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£5

Ben Craven presents Colour – the Science behind the Sense

Friday, September 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

In this demo-packed talk, Dr. Ben Craven uses his favourite colour experiments to explore the world of colour vision. Find out how to make a black thing look white, how two lights can be the same but different at the same time… and why we are ALL colour blind. ​You’ll never trust your eyes again after you’ve seen this engaging and fascinating show. What is colour? What do we mean when we say that someone is colour blind? Can other…

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£1 - £5

The Beautiful Bubble Show

Saturday, September 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Philip has presented his Bubble Show at schools, science festivals and theatres all over U.K. and beyond. He makes big bubbles, tiny bubbles, bubbles in bubbles, bouncing and twirling bubbles, long snake bubbles, and even square bubbles filled with fog. ​ Philip opens with a large bubble and explains how such a fragile object can exist, changing colour and form, and why bubbles go ‘pop’. Following a story about the beginning of bubble play, he moves on to making a…

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£1 - £5

Mr Boom and the Heidron Robots

Saturday, September 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Mr Boom arrives from the moon in the Space Ship Imagination – his mission: to enchant and delight wee Earthlings with songs, cosmic stories, musical games and circle dancing. Be a planet going around the sun. Sing about Time. Come dressed as a robot and meet the Heidron Robot Family! ​ Mr Boom – the children’s one man band from the moon – is known to a whole generation of Scottish children through performances in schools, science festivals, community events and…

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£1 - £5

Jamie Gallagher presents Periodic Success – An Exploration of the Elements

Saturday, September 21 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The periodic table has been a science icon for 150 years. Join Jamie Gallagher on a journey around this iconic classroom poster, travelling from the Iron Age to the edges of our Solar System bringing and the elements to life through explosions, laughs and a few grizzly tales of their secret lives. As seen at Edinburgh Science Festival and the Royal Institution in London, materials scientist Dr. Jamie Gallagher brings the periodic table to life. If you thought that the…

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£10

Johnny Ball’s Wonders Beyond Numbers – Adults and Teens

Saturday, September 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Legendary 80’s TV presenter, Johnny Ball, who has inspired thousands of people to take up careers in Engineering and Maths, is coming to Biggar to share his love of numbers and all things mathematical, and mathematics is the language of the universe. This highly entertaining show is not “teachy” and is suitable for everyone. ​Johnny Ball has been talking to adults and young people for over 40 years, mostly on Maths and Science, which all started in his TV days.…

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£1 - £5

Johnny Ball’s Wonders Beyond Numbers – Kids’ Show

Sunday, September 22 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Suitalbe for Children 9+ Legendary 80’s TV presenter, Johnny Ball, who has inspired thousands of people to take up careers in Engineering and Maths, is coming to Biggar to share his love of numbers and all things mathematical, and mathematics is the language of the universe. This highly entertaining show is not “teachy” and is suitable for everyone. Johnny Ball has been talking to adults and young people for over 40 years, mostly on Maths and Science, which all started…

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£1 - £5

Ian Johnstone presents Dr Megaphone Goes Zap!

Sunday, September 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Be captivated by hilarious tales about the shocking and attractive histories of electricity and magnetism with stand-up engineer Dr Ian ‘Megaphone’ Johnston, singer-songwriter Alan McClure and long suffering demonstrator Sandy the Science Boy. Learn about the discoveries which created the modern age and the passionate, eccentric and downright bizarre characters –– who made them. Groan at the jokes, join in the choruses and gawk at the experiments. ​Dr Ian Johnston is an academic engineer and applied mathematician with a passion…

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