What's On

Find out what's on at the SPAB. The SPAB offers a wide range of events, courses, lectures and seminars. Whether you're a building professional looking to widen or develop your practical skills, a SPAB member looking to take part in a Regional Group trip, or an old-building enthusiast searching for a SPAB open house event, a leisure learning opportunity or sociable evening talk, you'll find something for you in our 'What's On' listings.

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Lecture

The Modernist Masterpiece 'In a Box'
A lecture and site visit presented by Bryan Dickson (National Trust for Scotland)

Date:
09/05/2020 - 09/05/2020
Audience:
General Interest
Location:
Hill House, Upper Calquhoun Street, Helensburgh, G84 9AJ
Price:

SPAB Members: £11.00

Non-Members: £12.00

Course

This popular short course has been delivered by the SPAB since the 1950s. Run over five days, it delivers an intensive programme of lectures and site visits and is presented by leading building conservation professionals.

Date:
11/05/2020 - 15/05/2020
Course Type:
Repair of Old Buildings Course
Audience:
Intermediate, Advanced
REF:

RC1/20

Location:
Manchester Central Library, St Peters Square, Manchester, M2 5PD
Price:

£805 pp

Course

The SPAB is delighted to once again present this popular workshop led by embroidery and textile artist Susie Vickery. In this workshop, you will learn how to transfer your chosen image onto fabric and how to embroider a portrait using free-form straight stitch.

Date:
13/06/2020 - 13/06/2020
Course Type:
Workshop
Audience:
Introductory, Intermediate, General Interest, Leisure Learning
REF:

OE1/20

Location:
The Society For The Protection Of Ancient Buildings, 37 Spital Square, LONDON, E1 6DY
Price:

£100 pp

Course

The SPAB, in association with SPAB Scotland, presents this popular one-day introductory course on the maintenance and care of solid-wall buildings. This course is designed to help you understand the construction and performance of your old building and how to tackle common problems.

Date:
03/10/2020 - 03/10/2020
Course Type:
Courses & Study Day
Audience:
Introductory, General Interest, CPD
REF:

HO3/20

Location:
Dovecot Studios Ltd, 10 Infirmary Street, EDINBURGH, EH1 1LT
Price:

£120 pp