9 JAN  

Glass S.W.I.: Members' Night

7.30pm, Glass Village Hall. Huntly AB54 4XY

All ladies are welcome to attend any meeting but do let us know
9 JAN  

Talk & Tasting: Caorunn Gin

6pm, Grantown Museum & Heritage Trust


Gabrielle Balfour, from the distillery, will do a deconstructed nosing & tasting, & will explain their infusion process using five locally foraged botanicals & six traditional botanicals.
9 JAN  

Moray Bird Club

7.30pm, Elgin Museum Hall, 1 High Street, Elgin

Suggested donation £3 (£2 SOC Members)

Looking down instead of up - a talk by Martin Cook
Alison Ritchie

10 JAN  

Nairn Literary Society: Recent Archaeological Activities at St Kilda

7.30pm, Nairn Free Church, Gordon Street, Nairn, IV12 4DQ

Non-members £4

Speaker - Susan Bain. All welcome

10 JAN  

Sigma: The Pyramids, the Stars & the Playboy Connection

7.30pm, Lhanbryde Community Centre

Speaker - Howie Firth. The story of Jane B. Sellers who developed interpretations of Egyptian archaeology in terms of ancient astronomy, including eclipses

10 JAN  

Highland Astronomy: Eclipse Special

7pm, Abriachan Forest

The astronomy of eclipses with an opportunity to observe a live penumbra eclipse of the Moon via binoculars & video telescope. Speakers: Stephen Mackintosh & Clelland McCallum
11 JAN  

ELO Again: The Re-Discovery Tour

7.30pm, Elgin Town Hall, Trinity Place, Elgin IV30 1UL

All welcome
11 JAN  

Messy Play Lossiemouth - Mess Around Party!

10am - 11am, Lossiemouth Sports & Community Centre, Coulardbank Road, Lossiemouth

Tickets from website

Lots of favourite activities to explore including our Painting Wall, Play-dough, Slime, Coloured Spaghetti & Rainbow Rice
11 JAN  

Friends of Stewarts Hall Coffee & Buttery Morning

9.45am - 11.30am, Stewarts Hall, 15-17 Gordon Street, Huntly

£2 adults / £1 children

Coffee morning to raise money for the Stewarts Hall upkeep. Stalls include bottle tombola, bake sale, raffles & crafts.
John Gallagher

11 JAN  

Rambler’s New Year Walk Grantown-on-Spey

9.30 am, Burnfeild Car Park Grantown

A 5 mile circular walk from Grantown-on-Spey to Cromdale and back through lovely pine woods on good paths.
Donald Walker
91479 870104

12 JAN  

Winter Wedding Fair

12pm, The Drumrossie Hotel, Inverness

Local wedding suppliers, a band showcase & a fashion show
13 JAN  

Royal Scottish Geographical Society Inverness Group (RSGS): Activism through

7.30pm - 9pm, The Highland Council Chamber, Glenurquhart Road, Inverness IV3 5NX

Members, students & U18s free; Non-memb

Adventure. Speaker - Lauren MacCallum, The Adventure Show, on whether the climate crisis is a connection crisis - a consequence of losing touch with ourselves, society & our land
Robert Preece