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Special Events

Big Bang 2019

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The Dark Inside

Saturday 9 March
11am-6pm
County Buildings, Martyrs’ Cell
Free

In 1977, NASA’s Voyager spacecraft began its journey into the cosmic void. It carried a golden disc with music and sounds representing Earth’s global civilisation. Pop in for a few minutes or stay a whole hour to listen to some of the contents plus other sounds of space assembled by sound artist Stuart McLean.

Space Works Family Drop-In 

Saturday 9 March
11am-2pm
Wigtown Primary School 
Free

Design a Mars colony, take part in the straw-rocket challenge, create Venusian volcanoes and more. For all ages. Under 11s must bring an adult.

PRESENTED BY DUMFRIES & GALLOWAY SCIENCE FESTIVAL

The Big Bang Social

Saturday 9 March 
7pm
Craft Hotel, 30 South Main Street 
Free

A very informal chance to meet fellow Big Bangers, including some of our speakers, and chat about the weekend’s activities - or anything else.

Meals are available to purchase with last orders for food at 9pm (booking advised).