Details of our events for the public and schools are posted below - we update this list and add new events regularly.

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  • Hands-On Maths Fair

    Date: 
    Saturday, 21 March 2020 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm

    "A mathematician, like a painter or a poet, is a maker of patterns." Find out what patterns you can discover, explore your creative and critical thinking and develop your problem-solving skills with hands-on mathematical activities and games for all ages from 5 to adult. Join us to explore, experiment, discover, question and enjoy!

    This free family maths event is part of the 2020 Cambridge Science Festival. No booking needed - drop in between 12 noon - 4pm.

  • Mathematical Keep Fit

    Date: 
    Saturday, 21 March 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Be inspired to work mathematically, have your competence coached and revel in the feel-good factor of being challenged to persevere! Join Fran Watson from our NRICH project for this highly interactive workshop-style session focusing on problem-solving through paper folding - no previous experience required.

    This session is aimed at ages 9-13. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    This family event is part of the 2020 Cambridge Science Festival. The event is free but tickets are essential - booking will open closer to the event date.

  • Thinking Mathematically

    Date: 
    Saturday, 21 March 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

    Join Charlie Gilderdale from the University's NRICH project (https://nrich.maths.org) to work on some of his favourite mathematical problems that will challenge you to notice patterns, develop convincing arguments and discover that everyone can think mathematically!

    This highly interactive talk is aimed at ages 11-13.

    This event is part of the 2020 Cambridge Science Festival. The event is free but tickets are essential - booking will open closer to the event date.