What's On - Future Local History/Genealogy Events

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  • Talk and Tour: The Caledon Shipyard Image
    Talk and Tour: The Caledon Shipyard
    Thursday 21st May 2020 6:00pm
    McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery and Museum
    Jack Reilly author of "The Caledon Shipyard" will talk about his fascination with the shipyard and its history. Jack will also be available to sign a copy of the latest edition of his book....
  • Talk and Tour: Reflections on the River Tay: Exploring Creative Tayside Cultures Image
    Talk and Tour: Reflections on the River Tay: Exploring Creative Tayside Cultures
    Thursday 28th May 2020 1:00pm
    McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery and Museum
    Join Susan Mains of the University of Dundee to explore the ways in which the Tay has been a central feature for artists and a range of riverside communities, drawing on the diversity and cultural...
  • Logie at 100: Scotland
    Logie at 100: Scotland's First Council House Scheme
    Thursday 4th June 2020 1:00pm
    Glasite Hall
    In this talk, Sarah Aitken, Assistant Archivist at Dundee City Archives, will speak about Dundees pioneering Council Housing Scheme at Logie - the first of its kind in Scotland. Find out why the...
  • Talk: Meet The Last Tay Spinners Image
    Talk: Meet The Last Tay Spinners
    Saturday 6th June 2020 2:00pm
    Verdant Works
    Photographer Andrew Cronshaw discusses his experience capturing the final days of business at Taybank Works, Dundee's last surviving jute factory, before its closure in the late nineties. ...
  • Talk and Tour: A Love Letter to Dundee Image
    Talk and Tour: A Love Letter to Dundee
    Thursday 11th June 2020 11:00am
    McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery and Museum
    Join us for an introduction to Joseph McKenzie's atmospheric photographic 'essays' of Dundee. Information published by Leisure and Culture Dundee.
  • The Scottish Diaspora Tapestry: Stories of Scots Abroad - Part 1 Image
    The Scottish Diaspora Tapestry: Stories of Scots Abroad - Part 1
    Friday 12th June 2020 10:00am
    Verdant Works
    The Scottish Diaspora Tapestry is coming to Dundee for the very first time after a worldwide tour. Bringing together artists and communities from 34 countries across the globe, the tapestry...
  • The Scottish Diaspora Tapestry: Stories of Scots Abroad - Part 1 Image
    The Scottish Diaspora Tapestry: Stories of Scots Abroad - Part 1
    Saturday 13th June 2020 10:00am
    Verdant Works
    The Scottish Diaspora Tapestry is coming to Dundee for the very first time after a worldwide tour. Bringing together artists and communities from 34 countries across the globe, the tapestry...
  • The Scottish Diaspora Tapestry: Stories of Scots Abroad - Part 1 Image
    The Scottish Diaspora Tapestry: Stories of Scots Abroad - Part 1
    Sunday 14th June 2020 11:00am
    Verdant Works
    The Scottish Diaspora Tapestry is coming to Dundee for the very first time after a worldwide tour. Bringing together artists and communities from 34 countries across the globe, the tapestry...
  • The Scottish Diaspora Tapestry: Stories of Scots Abroad - Part 1 Image
    The Scottish Diaspora Tapestry: Stories of Scots Abroad - Part 1
    Monday 15th June 2020 10:00am
    Verdant Works
    The Scottish Diaspora Tapestry is coming to Dundee for the very first time after a worldwide tour. Bringing together artists and communities from 34 countries across the globe, the tapestry...
  • The Scottish Diaspora Tapestry: Stories of Scots Abroad - Part 1 Image
    The Scottish Diaspora Tapestry: Stories of Scots Abroad - Part 1
    Tuesday 16th June 2020 10:00am
    Verdant Works
    The Scottish Diaspora Tapestry is coming to Dundee for the very first time after a worldwide tour. Bringing together artists and communities from 34 countries across the globe, the tapestry...
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