What's On - Events & Activities

Details of our upcoming events and activities can be found below. Please note – our FREE events are sometimes still ticketed so please secure your place to avoid disappointment. Members may be entitled to discounts and/or free entry.

In order to reduce the number of people congregating, this year our Children’s Events are drop-off events for children 7-11 years olds only and are limited to 15 children per event – sorry no younger siblings.

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  • talk
  • Family
  • Adult
  • Walks
  • Kids

Sun 19th Sep

Dean Donder – Guided Walk

A Guided Walk around the rivers milling heartland, discover its hidden history and learn how it played its part in our city’s history
11am to 1pm

Sun 3rd Oct

Coalie Park Funday

The Coalie Park Improvement Project is a campaign run by the Water of Leith Conservation Trust and ELGT which aims to deliver a transformation to this rather rundown and neglected part of the Water of Leith Walkway. At this funday we will be showcasing design proposals for the park and asking you for your thoughts and feedback. This fun event will also feature children’s’ nature activities, charity stalls, Plant Sale, and Guided Walks of the Park and Leith
1pm to 4pm

Mon 4th Oct

Trust 2021 AGM via zoom

To sign up please just email [email protected] and we will send you a link – MEMBERS ONLY
7.30pm - 8.30pm

Sun 17th Oct

The Slateford Saunter – Guided Walk

Discover the hidden history of the area and learn how it played its part in our city’s history
11am to 1pm

Tue 19th Oct

Winter Survival Skills

Build a shelter, forage for food and learn to create fire in the toughest season of all
14:00 – 16:00

Thu 21st Oct

River Life

Join us in the water for a voyage of discovery.
2pm - 4pm

Mon 22nd Nov

The Eel – A Forgotten Fish

Members Evening and Talk
7.30pm to 9.00pm
Free for Members - £5 non

Sun 12th Dec

Mills, Spills and Thrills

Currie, Juniper Green and Colinton are united by the river and their milling heritage
11am to 1pm
£7 - or Free for Members with code

Mon 24th Jan


Members Evening and Talk – a journey through history celebrating bridge-building
7.30pm to 9.00pm
Free to Member - £5 non