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Art Maker: join the Art Maker Club (for ages 4-12) and make your own masterpieces with artists Tessa Asquith-Lamb and Louise Fraser. 2-4pm drop-in session, Scottish National Gallery, The Mound.  Free and unticketed. Supported by the Friends of the National Gallery.

Children’s Flower Painting and Face Painting: come and learn about Chinese flower painting and get your face painted too!  Free, all ages welcome, no booking required: part of the Botanics Orchid Fair, supported by the Taipei Representative Office in the UK, Edinburgh office.  1-4pm, John Hope Gateway, Royal Botanic Garden.

Giving Nature a Home: hop along to the Botanics and take part in a range of family-focused weekend wildlife activities.  RSPB staff will help you discover more about the range of wildlife that makes the garden its home, from minibeasts and birds through to mammals.  Free, all ages welcome, no booking required.  11am-4pm, Royal Botanic Garden: ask at reception for venue.

St Giles At Six: organ recital by Heinrich Walther.  Programme will include Byrd, Liszt, Bach and Uzandigaza.  6pm, St Giles Cathedral, Royal Mile.