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 (please note this session is not suitable for ages under 9). 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.

    How to book

    Please note that this year we are operating a staggered booking system and booking for this event will open later than the main Cambridge Science Festival. Online booking will open on Monday 17 February.

    Book Online

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  • Thinking Mathematically

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

    Join Charlie Gilderdale from the University's NRICH project 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.

    How to book

    Please note that this year we are operating a staggered booking system and booking for this event will open later than the main Cambridge Science Festival. Online booking will open on Monday 17 February.

    Book Online

    To receive a notification when booking opens you can follow us on Twitter @MMPmaths or sign up for our public events mailing list.

  • Year 12 Girls in Mathematics Day

    Date: 
    Thursday, 26 March 2020 - 10:00am to 4:30pm

    Are you a Year 12 girl currently studying A-level maths and wondering if a degree in maths or a related subject is for you? This Y12 Girls in Mathematics event will help support you to develop your advanced problem solving skills and mathematical understanding, and explore some of the exciting, challenging and rewarding mathematics you could meet if you choose to continue your mathematical studies at university. The day will include inspirational talks and engaging problem-solving workshops, as well as an opportunity to talk to current university mathematics students.

    For more information including how to book please click here

    Level additional information: 
    Year 12 Girls studying A level Mathematics