27th March 2019

3:00 pm and 8:00 pm

Geological Society Public Lecture: Diamond windows into the deep Earth

Free lecture at 3pm and 6pm. For more information visit the Geological Society website.

3rd April 2019

12:30 pm and 1:00 pm

Reforming the Whale

Humankind and whales have had a remarkably long but rather bloody relationship. This stretches from prehistory, when stranded carcasses provided food to coastal communities, and includes the infamous heyday of

3rd April 2019

6:00 pm and 9:00 pm

Carbon on Carbon: Carboniferous Drawing Class

The Geological Society Library is pleased to announce a special geological drawing class, ‘Carbon on Carbon’. Travel back in time to the Carboniferous Period and learn about life on Earth

4th April 2019

10:00 am and 4:00 pm

Easter Special: Eggs, feathers and bowls

This class will look at drawing and painting eggs and feathers using pen-and-ink and/or watercolour. An exotic display of real nests, feathers and eggs, as well as natural history illustrations,

9th April 2019

10:30 am and 12:00 pm

April Public Tour

Explore the Society of Antiquaries’ historic apartments and exciting collections.

9th April 2019

1:00 pm and 2:00 pm

Falerii Novi (Lzaio, Italy)

Free public lecture at the Society of Antiquaries of London

17th April 2019

3:00 pm and 8:00 pm

Geological Society Public Lecture: Disaster Risk Reduction and Sustainable Development

Free lecture at 3pm and 6pm. For more information visit the Geological Society website.

18th April 2019

10:00 am and 4:00 pm

Gain Confidence Drawing Nature

This course will provide participants with some approaches to making marks in an exploratory way to build overall confidence. In addition to drawing, the course will involve discussion and thinking

18th April 2019

6:00 pm and 7:00 pm

How and Why Biological Shapes change during Evolution

History of Ideas from D’Arcy Thompson to Developmental Genetics In 1917, D’Arcy Thompson in his book On Growth and Form claimed that living organisms and their parts should be viewed as geometric

30th April 2019

10:00 am and 12:00 pm

The Art of Storytelling: Video

This workshop is a quick introduction to “What you need to know about making videos” from the perspective of the Linnean Society’s Digital Content Producer, Ross Ziegelmeier. This workshop is