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Queer QandI Journeys and Destinations Film Fest

An online festival with films from South West Asia and North Africa with a particular focus on the issues of movement and migration. The festival will take place 9-18 Oct 2020. Free tickets via Eventbrite. In addition to film screenings, there will be online panels with filmmakers, activists and scholars. To find out more about the events and the films visit the festival page: www.queerqandi.org

Mon 10 August 12:00AM

Highlight Melanie Manchot - 'The camera is never neutral'

Interview with award-winning photographer and filmmaker Melanie Manchot for WE ARE HERE - Women in Art at Cambridge Colleges at The Heong Gallery at Downing College.

12:00AM

Summer with the Museums

Find a huge range of downloadable resources, hands-on activities and fun ideas for the summer holiday on our specially created web page.

12:00AM - 11:59AM

What or Who is Your Travelling Companion?

An online exhibition organised by 'Art at the Alison Richard Building'.

12:00AM - 11:59PM

Photography Exhibition: Everyday Delight (Windows Edition)

An exhibition of photography on the windows of the Alison Richard Building.

12:01AM

Cambridge Summer Music Virtual Festival

An online programme of wonderful performances by musicians due to perform at the Festival in July 2020

9:00AM

Bitesize Botanics

Small windows into what's happening in CUBG

9:00AM

Family Activities at home

Fun family activities for you to try at home.

9:00AM

Heavenly Gardens

BBC One – Heavenly Gardens with Alexander Armstrong

9:00AM

Plant Quiz

Plant Quiz

9:00AM

Wellness Wanders

Short (approx. 10 min) films taking viewers on a virtual wander around the Garden.

10:00AM - 1:00PM

Cambridge University Botanic Garden Adult courses online 2020

Chemical elements and plant growth: a journey through time and the periodic table (repeat). Tutor Alison Foster

10:00AM - 6:00PM

Highlight International Garden Photographer of the Year Exhibition

This is the world’s premier competition and exhibition specialising in garden, plant and flower photography and is open to amateurs and professionals alike.

12:00PM - 4:00PM

Great St.Mary's Tower

Tower is now open at Great St. Mary's the University Church with panoramic views of the colleges and Cambridge.

Tue 11 August 12:00AM

Highlight Melanie Manchot - 'The camera is never neutral'

Interview with award-winning photographer and filmmaker Melanie Manchot for WE ARE HERE - Women in Art at Cambridge Colleges at The Heong Gallery at Downing College.

12:00AM

Summer with the Museums

Find a huge range of downloadable resources, hands-on activities and fun ideas for the summer holiday on our specially created web page.

12:00AM - 11:59AM

What or Who is Your Travelling Companion?

An online exhibition organised by 'Art at the Alison Richard Building'.

12:00AM - 11:59PM

Photography Exhibition: Everyday Delight (Windows Edition)

An exhibition of photography on the windows of the Alison Richard Building.

12:01AM

Cambridge Summer Music Virtual Festival

An online programme of wonderful performances by musicians due to perform at the Festival in July 2020

9:00AM

Bitesize Botanics

Small windows into what's happening in CUBG

9:00AM

Family Activities at home

Fun family activities for you to try at home.

9:00AM

Heavenly Gardens

BBC One – Heavenly Gardens with Alexander Armstrong

9:00AM

Plant Quiz

Plant Quiz

9:00AM

Wellness Wanders

Short (approx. 10 min) films taking viewers on a virtual wander around the Garden.

10:00AM - 6:00PM

Highlight International Garden Photographer of the Year Exhibition

This is the world’s premier competition and exhibition specialising in garden, plant and flower photography and is open to amateurs and professionals alike.

12:00PM - 4:00PM

Great St.Mary's Tower

Tower is now open at Great St. Mary's the University Church with panoramic views of the colleges and Cambridge.

1:00PM - 2:30PM

EVENT CANCELLED: Café Sci Cambridge: Obscure Crops to Save the World Cancelled

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED

7:15PM - 8:15PM

University social club swimming Cancelled

This event has been cancelled. Lane swimming available every Tuesday for University and non-University individuals

7:30PM - 9:00PM

Mill Road History Society AGM and Zoom Quiz

A short Annual General Meeting followed by a Pub-style Quiz over Zoom to test your Cambridge and Mill Road history knowledge.

Wed 12 August 12:00AM

Highlight Melanie Manchot - 'The camera is never neutral'

Interview with award-winning photographer and filmmaker Melanie Manchot for WE ARE HERE - Women in Art at Cambridge Colleges at The Heong Gallery at Downing College.

12:00AM

Summer with the Museums

Find a huge range of downloadable resources, hands-on activities and fun ideas for the summer holiday on our specially created web page.

12:00AM - 11:59AM

What or Who is Your Travelling Companion?

An online exhibition organised by 'Art at the Alison Richard Building'.

12:00AM - 11:59PM

Photography Exhibition: Everyday Delight (Windows Edition)

An exhibition of photography on the windows of the Alison Richard Building.

12:01AM

Cambridge Summer Music Virtual Festival

An online programme of wonderful performances by musicians due to perform at the Festival in July 2020

9:00AM

Bitesize Botanics

Small windows into what's happening in CUBG

9:00AM

Family Activities at home

Fun family activities for you to try at home.

9:00AM

Heavenly Gardens

BBC One – Heavenly Gardens with Alexander Armstrong

9:00AM

Plant Quiz

Plant Quiz

9:00AM

Wellness Wanders

Short (approx. 10 min) films taking viewers on a virtual wander around the Garden.

10:00AM - 6:00PM

Highlight International Garden Photographer of the Year Exhibition

This is the world’s premier competition and exhibition specialising in garden, plant and flower photography and is open to amateurs and professionals alike.

12:00PM - 4:00PM

Great St.Mary's Tower

Tower is now open at Great St. Mary's the University Church with panoramic views of the colleges and Cambridge.

6:30PM - 8:00PM

Life clubs - Self improvement workshops Cancelled

This event has been cancelled. Life clubs was created in 2004 by Nina Grunfeld, best-selling author of The Life Book. Sessions are every Wednesday.

Thu 13 August 12:00AM

Highlight Melanie Manchot - 'The camera is never neutral'

Interview with award-winning photographer and filmmaker Melanie Manchot for WE ARE HERE - Women in Art at Cambridge Colleges at The Heong Gallery at Downing College.

12:00AM

Summer with the Museums

Find a huge range of downloadable resources, hands-on activities and fun ideas for the summer holiday on our specially created web page.

12:00AM - 11:59AM

What or Who is Your Travelling Companion?

An online exhibition organised by 'Art at the Alison Richard Building'.

12:00AM - 11:59PM

Photography Exhibition: Everyday Delight (Windows Edition)

An exhibition of photography on the windows of the Alison Richard Building.

12:01AM

Cambridge Summer Music Virtual Festival

An online programme of wonderful performances by musicians due to perform at the Festival in July 2020

9:00AM

Bitesize Botanics

Small windows into what's happening in CUBG

9:00AM

Family Activities at home

Fun family activities for you to try at home.

9:00AM

Heavenly Gardens

BBC One – Heavenly Gardens with Alexander Armstrong

9:00AM

Plant Quiz

Plant Quiz

9:00AM

Wellness Wanders

Short (approx. 10 min) films taking viewers on a virtual wander around the Garden.

10:00AM - 1:00PM

Cambridge University Botanic Garden Adult courses online 2020

Hand tied bouquet. Tutor Paula Edgington

10:00AM - 6:00PM

Highlight International Garden Photographer of the Year Exhibition

This is the world’s premier competition and exhibition specialising in garden, plant and flower photography and is open to amateurs and professionals alike.

12:00PM - 4:00PM

Great St.Mary's Tower

Tower is now open at Great St. Mary's the University Church with panoramic views of the colleges and Cambridge.

Fri 14 August 12:00AM

Highlight Melanie Manchot - 'The camera is never neutral'

Interview with award-winning photographer and filmmaker Melanie Manchot for WE ARE HERE - Women in Art at Cambridge Colleges at The Heong Gallery at Downing College.

12:00AM

Summer with the Museums

Find a huge range of downloadable resources, hands-on activities and fun ideas for the summer holiday on our specially created web page.

12:00AM - 11:59AM

What or Who is Your Travelling Companion?

An online exhibition organised by 'Art at the Alison Richard Building'.

12:00AM - 11:59PM

Photography Exhibition: Everyday Delight (Windows Edition)

An exhibition of photography on the windows of the Alison Richard Building.

12:01AM

Cambridge Summer Music Virtual Festival

An online programme of wonderful performances by musicians due to perform at the Festival in July 2020

9:00AM

Bitesize Botanics

Small windows into what's happening in CUBG

9:00AM

Family Activities at home

Fun family activities for you to try at home.

9:00AM

Heavenly Gardens

BBC One – Heavenly Gardens with Alexander Armstrong

9:00AM

Plant Quiz

Plant Quiz

9:00AM

Wellness Wanders

Short (approx. 10 min) films taking viewers on a virtual wander around the Garden.

10:00AM - 6:00PM

Highlight International Garden Photographer of the Year Exhibition

This is the world’s premier competition and exhibition specialising in garden, plant and flower photography and is open to amateurs and professionals alike.

12:00PM - 4:00PM

Great St.Mary's Tower

Tower is now open at Great St. Mary's the University Church with panoramic views of the colleges and Cambridge.

Sat 15 August 12:00AM

Highlight Melanie Manchot - 'The camera is never neutral'

Interview with award-winning photographer and filmmaker Melanie Manchot for WE ARE HERE - Women in Art at Cambridge Colleges at The Heong Gallery at Downing College.

12:00AM

Summer with the Museums

Find a huge range of downloadable resources, hands-on activities and fun ideas for the summer holiday on our specially created web page.

12:00AM - 11:59AM

What or Who is Your Travelling Companion?

An online exhibition organised by 'Art at the Alison Richard Building'.

12:00AM - 11:59PM

Photography Exhibition: Everyday Delight (Windows Edition)

An exhibition of photography on the windows of the Alison Richard Building.

12:01AM

Cambridge Summer Music Virtual Festival

An online programme of wonderful performances by musicians due to perform at the Festival in July 2020

9:00AM

Bitesize Botanics

Small windows into what's happening in CUBG

9:00AM

Family Activities at home

Fun family activities for you to try at home.

9:00AM

Heavenly Gardens

BBC One – Heavenly Gardens with Alexander Armstrong

9:00AM

Plant Quiz

Plant Quiz

9:00AM

Wellness Wanders

Short (approx. 10 min) films taking viewers on a virtual wander around the Garden.

10:00AM - 6:00PM

Highlight International Garden Photographer of the Year Exhibition

This is the world’s premier competition and exhibition specialising in garden, plant and flower photography and is open to amateurs and professionals alike.

12:00PM - 4:00PM

Great St.Mary's Tower

Tower is now open at Great St. Mary's the University Church with panoramic views of the colleges and Cambridge.

12:00PM - 4:00PM

Highlight REOPENING - THE HEONG GALLERY

The Heong Gallery will reopen by PRE-BOOKING ONLY. Exhibition WE ARE HERE. Free.

Sun 16 August 12:00AM

Highlight Melanie Manchot - 'The camera is never neutral'

Interview with award-winning photographer and filmmaker Melanie Manchot for WE ARE HERE - Women in Art at Cambridge Colleges at The Heong Gallery at Downing College.

12:00AM

Summer with the Museums

Find a huge range of downloadable resources, hands-on activities and fun ideas for the summer holiday on our specially created web page.

12:00AM - 11:59AM

What or Who is Your Travelling Companion?

An online exhibition organised by 'Art at the Alison Richard Building'.

12:00AM - 11:59PM

Photography Exhibition: Everyday Delight (Windows Edition)

An exhibition of photography on the windows of the Alison Richard Building.

12:01AM

Cambridge Summer Music Virtual Festival

An online programme of wonderful performances by musicians due to perform at the Festival in July 2020

9:00AM

Bitesize Botanics

Small windows into what's happening in CUBG

9:00AM

Family Activities at home

Fun family activities for you to try at home.

9:00AM

Heavenly Gardens

BBC One – Heavenly Gardens with Alexander Armstrong

9:00AM

Plant Quiz

Plant Quiz

9:00AM

Wellness Wanders

Short (approx. 10 min) films taking viewers on a virtual wander around the Garden.

10:00AM - 6:00PM

Highlight International Garden Photographer of the Year Exhibition

This is the world’s premier competition and exhibition specialising in garden, plant and flower photography and is open to amateurs and professionals alike.

12:00PM - 4:00PM

Great St.Mary's Tower

Tower is now open at Great St. Mary's the University Church with panoramic views of the colleges and Cambridge.

12:00PM - 4:00PM

Highlight REOPENING - THE HEONG GALLERY

The Heong Gallery will reopen by PRE-BOOKING ONLY. Exhibition WE ARE HERE. Free.