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Oxford University Gazette, 27 July 2006: Diary

Tuesday 1 August

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: 'Era of beauty', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £2. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

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Wednesday 2 August

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: 'Looking at twentieth-century paintings and sculpture', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £2. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

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Tuesday 8 August

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: 'Birdwatcher's guide to the Ashmolean', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £2. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

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Wednesday 9 August

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: 'History of Western art: after 1860', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £2. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

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Friday 11 August

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: 'Greek vases', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £2. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

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Saturday 12 August

UNIVERSITY MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY: seminar on William Buckland (marking the 150th anniversary of his death), from 10.30 a.m. (attendance £15: details at www.geolsoc.org.uk/hogg; enquiries to: jim.kennedy@oum.ox.ac.uk).

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Tuesday 15 August

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: 'Cockerell's Ashmolean', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £2. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

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Wednesday 16 August

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: 'Treasure hunt', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £2. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

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Friday 18 August

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: 'Fine dining', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £2. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

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Tuesday 22 August

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: 'Dress in antiquity', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £2. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

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Friday 25 August

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: 'Ashmolean women', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £2. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

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Saturday 26 August

BODLEIAN LIBRARY closed (reopens 29 August).

SACKLER LIBRARY closed (reopens 29 August).

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Monday 28 August

TAYLOR INSTITUTION: Main Library and Slavonic and Modern Greek Library closed (reopen 6 September; Modern Languages Faculty Library also reopens 6 September).

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Saturday 2 September

SACKLER LIBRARY closed (reopens 6 September).

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Sunday 10 September

GREEN COLLEGE: open day, including the Observatory and gardens (in association with the Heritage Open Days Scheme), 12.30–4.30 p.m. (further details at www.green.ox.ac.uk, or contact: sharan.attar@green.ox.ac.uk).

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Saturday 23 September

CHRIST CHURCH: day-school on Leonardo da Vinci, 8.30 a.m.–5 p.m. (enquiries to: dayschools@chch.ox.ac.uk).

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Tuesday 26 September

MEDICAL SCIENCES DIVISION SEMINAR: 'Glycobiology in the Medical Sciences Division' (various speakers), 2–4.40 p.m. (see further details in 'Lectures' above).

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