Welcome to our events page! Hover over or click any event for more details! Also hover on the Categories folder at the top to see the colour for each theme: Edible St Andrews, Skillshare, Sustainable Transport, Beach Cleans, StAndReUse, Other Green Events.

Please note that we do our best to keep this calendar up-to-date but many of our events are weather dependent or require a certain number of attendees (for example Skillshares) and may be cancelled near the event date – the facebook event should be updated so please check there if you are unsure or email us:

https://www.facebook.com/TransitionUStA/

transition@st-andrews.ac.uk

 

If you are involved in running ‘sustainability’ events in St Andrews please feel free to get in touch and we can add it to our calendar too!

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Food Growing at the Kernel 12:00 pm
Food Growing at the Kernel @ St Andrews Botanic Garden
Sep 3 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Food Growing at the Kernel @ St Andrews Botanic Garden
Join us every Sunday at the garden plot at the Kernel located at the very back of the St Andrews Botanic Garden as we begin planning the site for food ...
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Green House Growing 12:00 pm
Green House Growing @ Transition Greenhouse
Sep 6 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Green House Growing @ Transition Greenhouse
The Green House is where it all begins. Seeds are sown, brought up, pricked out and transplanted in the greenhouse until they are ready to go outside.  Learn proper propagation ...
St Mary’s Garden session 1:30 pm
St Mary’s Garden session @ St Mary's Garden
Sep 6 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
St Mary's Garden session @ St Mary's Garden
St Mary’s Garden is normally a locked space, so access is only during the gardening hours. We are attempting to establish a garden in a medieval style to complement the ...
St Regs (Annex) Garden session 3:30 pm
St Regs (Annex) Garden session
Sep 6 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
St Regs (Annex) Garden session
Weekly Garden session at the Edible Campus Garden behind St Regs (annex). All welcome, no experience needed.  
Community Garden Food Growing 4:00 pm
Community Garden Food Growing @ Community Garden, St Andrews
Sep 6 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Community Garden Food Growing @ Community Garden, St Andrews
Everyone is welcome to the University Community Garden.  We meet every Wednesday from 2:00 – 4:00 during term time ( 4:00 – 6:00 in Summer). We will be preparing the ...
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Thursday at Albany Park 12:00 pm
Thursday at Albany Park @ Albany Park Community Garden
Sep 7 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Thursday at Albany Park @ Albany Park Community Garden
Join the regular Thursday lunchtime session at Albany Park. It’s a great garden, with soft fruit, salads, beans and potatoes and of course KALE! Help sow, grow, and harvest your ...
Greenhouse/Kernel Session 3:00 pm
Greenhouse/Kernel Session @ Kernel Greenhouse
Sep 7 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Greenhouse/Kernel Session @ Kernel Greenhouse
Pop along to the greenhouse and start planting the seeds of this years harvest. If weather is nice we will work outside at the Kernel Community garden adjacent to the ...
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Food Growing at the Kernel 12:00 pm
Food Growing at the Kernel @ St Andrews Botanic Garden
Sep 10 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Food Growing at the Kernel @ St Andrews Botanic Garden
Join us every Sunday at the garden plot at the Kernel located at the very back of the St Andrews Botanic Garden as we begin planning the site for food ...
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StAnd ReUse 11:00 am
StAnd ReUse @ New Arts Building
Sep 11 @ 11:00 am – 11:15 am
StAnd ReUse @ New Arts Building
Household items, kitchenware and stationery donated by previous students, all available for free! We’ve got thousands of coathangers, loads of cutlery, hundreds of mugs/plates/glasses, some musical instruments, sports equipment and ...
The Big Green Fayre 11:00 am
The Big Green Fayre @ St Katherine's Lawn
Sep 11 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
The Big Green Fayre @ St Katherine's Lawn
The place to come to learn about all things green going on in St. Andrews. The Green Fayre is a space where all of the environmentally conscious groups in St. ...
Transition Welcome Meal 7:00 pm
Transition Welcome Meal @ St Andrews Episcopal Church
Sep 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Transition Welcome Meal @ St Andrews Episcopal Church
Join us for an informal homemade, welcome meal made by the Transition Team. Make new friends and find out more about what Transition is up to this year and how you ...
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Skillshare: How to buy the right laptop 2:00 pm
Skillshare: How to buy the right laptop @ Small Rehearsal Room (Union)
Sep 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Looking for a new laptop for the academic year? Join us to learn what you need to be looking for to buy the right laptop for your studies.
Explore St Andrews by Bike! 2:30 pm
Explore St Andrews by Bike! @ Transition Office
Sep 12 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Explore St Andrews by Bike! @ Transition Office
Bring your bike along for a led ride around St Andrews where we will show you some hidden routes to get around town. We will also show you how to ...
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The Big Bike Hire Out (Day 1) 9:30 am
The Big Bike Hire Out (Day 1) @ Transition Office
Sep 13 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
The Big Bike Hire Out (Day 1) @ Transition Office
Cycling is a cheap, green and clean way of getting around and we’re here to help with all your cycling needs! Why not join our bike rental scheme and hire ...
Skillshare: Pedal Powered Pesto 11:00 am
Skillshare: Pedal Powered Pesto @ Kernel (Botanic Garden)
Sep 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Skillshare: Pedal Powered Pesto @ Kernel (Botanic Garden)
Skillshare event to learn to make pesto and then share a pasta and pesto lunch with us afterwards… We will provide the ingredients, gluten free and dairy free options available.
Welcome to the Kernel – Fun activities in the new Botanic Garden community space 11:00 am
Welcome to the Kernel – Fun activities in the new Botanic Garden community space @ Botanic Garden
Sep 13 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Welcome to the Kernel - Fun activities in the new Botanic Garden community space @ Botanic Garden
The Kernel is the exciting new Community Skillshare space set within the St Andrews Botanic Garden where we will be hosting a range of exciting practical activities throughout the year. ...
Green House Growing 12:00 pm
Green House Growing @ Transition Greenhouse
Sep 13 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Green House Growing @ Transition Greenhouse
The Green House is where it all begins. Seeds are sown, brought up, pricked out and transplanted in the greenhouse until they are ready to go outside.  Learn proper propagation ...
Hot House Harvest 12:00 pm
Hot House Harvest @ Transition Greenhouse
Sep 13 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Hot House Harvest @ Transition Greenhouse
Our Greenhouse is packed full of tomatoes, chillies and other hot house plants that need harvesting and care. Come and learn a few greenhouse growing skills whilst picking some delicious ...
Community Garden Session 2:00 pm
Community Garden Session @ Community Garden
Sep 13 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Community Garden Session @ Community Garden
Our oldest and most well established growing space is 10 years old this year. Come and find out about the edible campus programme and learn how to get involved. We ...
Community Garden Food Growing 4:00 pm
Community Garden Food Growing @ Community Garden, St Andrews
Sep 13 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Community Garden Food Growing @ Community Garden, St Andrews
Everyone is welcome to the University Community Garden.  We meet every Wednesday from 2:00 – 4:00 during term time ( 4:00 – 6:00 in Summer). We will be preparing the ...
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The Big Bike Hire Out (Day 2) 9:00 am
The Big Bike Hire Out (Day 2) @ Transition Office
Sep 14 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
The Big Bike Hire Out (Day 2) @ Transition Office
Cycling is a cheap, green and clean way of getting around and we’re here to help with all your cycling needs! Why not join our bike rental scheme and hire ...
Beach Food Forage 10:00 am
Beach Food Forage @ East Sands
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Beach Food Forage @ East Sands
Join wild food foraging expert Tony Wilson for a trip along the shore line to discover edible seaweeds, molluscs and plants. Starting at the East Sands sailing club we will ...
Albany Park Garden Lunch and Garden Session 12:00 pm
Albany Park Garden Lunch and Garden Session @ Albany Park
Sep 14 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Albany Park  Garden Lunch and Garden Session @ Albany Park
Albany Park Garden is one of the largest in the Edible Campus and last year produced over 200kg of veg. Join us for a free lunch and a tour of ...
Thursday at Albany Park 12:00 pm
Thursday at Albany Park @ Albany Park Community Garden
Sep 14 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Thursday at Albany Park @ Albany Park Community Garden
Join the regular Thursday lunchtime session at Albany Park. It’s a great garden, with soft fruit, salads, beans and potatoes and of course KALE! Help sow, grow, and harvest your ...
Beach Clean on East Sands 1:30 pm
Beach Clean on East Sands @ East Sands
Sep 14 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Beach Clean on East Sands @ East Sands
Join us to keep our adopted beach clean. Working with MCS (Marine Conservation Society) we will provide all equipment. Just bring yourself and dress warm. Meet at the sailing club ...
CANCELLED:Greenhouse/Kernel session 3:00 pm
CANCELLED:Greenhouse/Kernel session @ Kernel
Sep 14 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
CANCELLED:Greenhouse/Kernel session @ Kernel
This session is cancelled due to competing freshers events, Normal service will resume next week!  
Greenhouse/Kernel Session 3:00 pm
Greenhouse/Kernel Session @ Kernel Greenhouse
Sep 14 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Greenhouse/Kernel Session @ Kernel Greenhouse
Pop along to the greenhouse and start planting the seeds of this years harvest. If weather is nice we will work outside at the Kernel Community garden adjacent to the ...
Sea Swim and Veggie BBQ 4:00 pm
Sea Swim and Veggie BBQ @ East Sands
Sep 14 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Sea Swim and Veggie BBQ @ East Sands
What better way to say hello to St. Andrews than with a sea-swim and barbecue? Come by East Sands (across from Albany Park) for a lovely afternoon. Free Veggie bar ...
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St Andrews Bike Festival 11:00 am
St Andrews Bike Festival @ Observatory Pitch
Sep 15 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
St Andrews Bike Festival @ Observatory Pitch
Come by the Observatory for all things bike: buy a quality second hand bike, rent a bike from bike pool or try out an electric bike ! Lots of kit ...
Skillshare: How to maintain and protect your laptop 2:00 pm
Skillshare: How to maintain and protect your laptop @ Small Rehearsal Room (Union)
Sep 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Skillshare: How to maintain and protect your laptop @ Small Rehearsal Room (Union)
You may be confident in your academic abilities to make it through the next four years of school, but what about your laptop’s ability? This SkillShare event will teach you ...
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Chamber Music at the Kernel 12:00 pm
Chamber Music at the Kernel @ Kernel (Botanic Garden)
Sep 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Chamber Music at the Kernel @ Kernel (Botanic Garden)
To celebrate National Chamber Music Day, Chamberlain and Haywood will be playing at the Kernel this year! Join us for some lovely music, followed by a gardening session at the Kernel ...
Great British Beach Clean 2:00 pm
Great British Beach Clean @ Maiden's Rock
Sep 16 @ 2:00 pm
Great British Beach Clean @ Maiden's Rock
Join us for our Bi-annual litter survey and pick at the Maidens Rock Beach. We will be working with the marine conservation society doing their Great British Beach Clean. Citizen ...
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Food Growing at the Kernel 12:00 pm
Food Growing at the Kernel @ St Andrews Botanic Garden
Sep 17 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Food Growing at the Kernel @ St Andrews Botanic Garden
Join us every Sunday at the garden plot at the Kernel located at the very back of the St Andrews Botanic Garden as we begin planning the site for food ...
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Green House Growing 12:00 pm
Green House Growing @ Transition Greenhouse
Sep 20 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Green House Growing @ Transition Greenhouse
The Green House is where it all begins. Seeds are sown, brought up, pricked out and transplanted in the greenhouse until they are ready to go outside.  Learn proper propagation ...
St Mary’s Garden session 1:30 pm
St Mary’s Garden session @ St Mary's Garden
Sep 20 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
St Mary's Garden session @ St Mary's Garden
St Mary’s Garden is normally a locked space, so access is only during the gardening hours. We are attempting to establish a garden in a medieval style to complement the ...
St Regs (Annex) Garden session 3:30 pm
St Regs (Annex) Garden session
Sep 20 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
St Regs (Annex) Garden session
Weekly Garden session at the Edible Campus Garden behind St Regs (annex). All welcome, no experience needed.  
Community Garden Food Growing 4:00 pm
Community Garden Food Growing @ Community Garden, St Andrews
Sep 20 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Community Garden Food Growing @ Community Garden, St Andrews
Everyone is welcome to the University Community Garden.  We meet every Wednesday from 2:00 – 4:00 during term time ( 4:00 – 6:00 in Summer). We will be preparing the ...
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Planter Rebuild at St Gregs 10:00 am
Planter Rebuild at St Gregs @ St Gregory Hall courtyard
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Planter Rebuild at St Gregs @ St Gregory Hall courtyard
One of our planters needs a rebuild! We are working in collaboration with St Andrews Fellowship. We will be emptying the planter of soil and rebuilding the planter and refilling it ready for ...
Thursday at Albany Park 12:00 pm
Thursday at Albany Park @ Albany Park Community Garden
Sep 21 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Thursday at Albany Park @ Albany Park Community Garden
Join the regular Thursday lunchtime session at Albany Park. It’s a great garden, with soft fruit, salads, beans and potatoes and of course KALE! Help sow, grow, and harvest your ...
Greenhouse/Kernel Session 3:00 pm
Greenhouse/Kernel Session @ Kernel Greenhouse
Sep 21 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Greenhouse/Kernel Session @ Kernel Greenhouse
Pop along to the greenhouse and start planting the seeds of this years harvest. If weather is nice we will work outside at the Kernel Community garden adjacent to the ...
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Plum Tree Pruning 10:00 am
Plum Tree Pruning @ St Leonards Orchard
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:45 am
Plum Tree Pruning @ St Leonards Orchard
Bob Bilson will be teaching us how to prune Plum trees to maintain them and ensure good harvests for the community. . Please bring along a pair of gardening gloves ...
Food Growing at the Kernel 12:00 pm
Food Growing at the Kernel @ St Andrews Botanic Garden
Sep 24 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Food Growing at the Kernel @ St Andrews Botanic Garden
Join us every Sunday at the garden plot at the Kernel located at the very back of the St Andrews Botanic Garden as we begin planning the site for food ...
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Green House Growing 12:00 pm
Green House Growing @ Transition Greenhouse
Sep 27 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Green House Growing @ Transition Greenhouse
The Green House is where it all begins. Seeds are sown, brought up, pricked out and transplanted in the greenhouse until they are ready to go outside.  Learn proper propagation ...
St Mary’s Garden session 1:30 pm
St Mary’s Garden session @ St Mary's Garden
Sep 27 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
St Mary's Garden session @ St Mary's Garden
St Mary’s Garden is normally a locked space, so access is only during the gardening hours. We are attempting to establish a garden in a medieval style to complement the ...
Community Garden Food Growing 4:00 pm
Community Garden Food Growing @ Community Garden, St Andrews
Sep 27 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Community Garden Food Growing @ Community Garden, St Andrews
Everyone is welcome to the University Community Garden.  We meet every Wednesday from 2:00 – 4:00 during term time ( 4:00 – 6:00 in Summer). We will be preparing the ...
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Thursday at Albany Park 12:00 pm
Thursday at Albany Park @ Albany Park Community Garden
Sep 28 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Thursday at Albany Park @ Albany Park Community Garden
Join the regular Thursday lunchtime session at Albany Park. It’s a great garden, with soft fruit, salads, beans and potatoes and of course KALE! Help sow, grow, and harvest your ...
Greenhouse/Kernel Session 3:00 pm
Greenhouse/Kernel Session @ Kernel Greenhouse
Sep 28 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Greenhouse/Kernel Session @ Kernel Greenhouse
Pop along to the greenhouse and start planting the seeds of this years harvest. If weather is nice we will work outside at the Kernel Community garden adjacent to the ...
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