Events Programme

Our Events programme is open for registration via EVENTBRITE 

During one long weekend each month, we offer a  ‘creative cluster’ of Walks, Talks and Workshops.

  • Twilight Talks about Design, Thursday evenings at Dovecot 6.30pm to 8pm: dedicated webpage HERE
  • Wild Weaving at Summerhall beginners workshops on a Friday morning at nearby Artiscience Library, Summerhall
  • Weavers Tales at Summerhall, join our guest weavers for an informal early Friday afternoon chat about their practice
  • Design Focus at Dovecot, join your Curator and guests on Saturday mornings for a deeper dive into their designs
  • Walks by Design, we’ll be guiding a stroll out from Dovecot on Saturday afternoons in a 90 minute loop around the Old Town

Our Linen Stories Dovecot Exhibition Opens Monday 16 September 2019 with our allied Events as follows

19, 20, 21 September  theme Creative Energies

10,11, 12 October theme Nurturing Talent

14, 15, 16 November theme  Sustaining Futures

16, 17, 18 January celebrating Scotland in Europe, sharing our material culture

All our events are free and as capacity is limited, we request you please register to reserve a place using our links to EVENTBRITE.

September Events in Edinburgh // Creative Energies

October Events in Edinburgh // Nurturing Talent

November Events in Edinburgh // Sustaining Futures

January 2020 Events in Edinburgh // Scotland in Europe

The Haining Estate, Selkirk

Selkirk // 4th & 5th May

OLS Kirkcaldy - Linen Works Scotland Walk 1

Kirkcaldy // Saturdays throughout June

A new series of Saturday Pop Up Exhibitions throughout June as well as a Sunday Special: ‘The Sustainable Lang Toun’, a guided Sunday Stroll

Lisburn, N.Ireland // 11 May 2019

Grantown Museum Exterior

Grantown-on-Spey // 17 – 19 May 2019

Custom Lane Exterior

Leith // 25 & 26 May 2019

Migration and the Sea: Creative Energy in Leith