Friends

An ‘Enlightened’ Archaeology Fortnight!!

Well that’s it folks, another year, another two weeks of East Lothian Archaeology & Local History Fortnight over, and what a glorious two weeks it has been! We finished up almost on a similar theme to how we started, thinking about East Lothian during that creative period of Scottish history, The Age of Enlightenment. We heard […]

Coffee, cake and martians – events at Haddington Library

Autumn is nearly upon us so dust off your library membership card , come in and pick some books to curl up with! I can thoroughly recommend   ‘The Martian’   by Andy Weir. The film with Matt Damon will be released this week, but you should really try the book as this is a great read […]

Friends visit John Gray book collection at the NLS

The Friends of The John Gray Centre enjoyed their annual outing which took place on Monday 15 June and proved to be an inspiring visit to the National Library of Scotland in Edinburgh. We have been offered an expertly talk on the extraordinary  John Gray books collection by Dr Anette Hagan, NLS Rare Books Curator. […]

JGC Friends: Activities programme news

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The Friends of the John Gray Centre have enjoyed a fantastic programme of events in 2015. These were open for non-Friends for a fee of £3. Or you could bag a bargain and join the Friends for just £10 a year, and come to their events for free! Download their 2015 programme here to see what was going on. Events […]