Events

As a school the Royal Latin School is committed to making active links with our local community through science, mathematics and sport. 

 

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February 2017 

How are the New Year's resolutions holding up? Do you need some extra motivation to stick to those fitness goals? Then we have the answer for you:

The 600 Minute Challenge

For one month, starting 1st February we are challenging the whole school community and the wider local community to do 600 minutes of activity (roughly 22 minutes a day, less than 2% of your day). And all for a good cause— supporting the 600 Campaign Sports Campus. Prepare to make February an action-packed month . . .

Text BFIT18 £5 to 70070 (for those 18 or under)

Text BFIT17 £10 to 70070 (for adults)

Text BFIT17 £10 twice (total £20) to 70070 (for a family — up to six people)

Please also email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register, and we will send you full details of how to receive your 600 Minute Challenge Hero wristband and daily activity log. Get your family or a group of friends together and let’s get moving.

All those who complete the challenge will be entered into a free prize draw, and there will be prizes for the best family activity photos and yes, walking the dog counts! Share your stories and photos with us on Facebook and Twitter @RLS600, we’ll also be sharing some great ideas to get you started.

 

Lillingstone Lecture Programme

Over the next year we are proud to be hosting a series of free lectures for the local community in the Lillingstone Trust Community Laboratory in the Discovery Centre.

Confirmed forthcoming lectures for 2017 are:

 

Wednesday, 22nd February: 'Artificial Intelligence: Fact and Fiction', by Sir Nigel Shadbolt

Wednesday, 29th March: 'The Perils of Landing on Mars', by Dr Stephen Lewis

Wednesday, 7th June: 'Our Atmosphere - Chemistry Does Matter' by Professor Dwayne Heard

 

All lectures start at 6pm, and last approximately one hour. Tea and coffee will be served from 5.45pm. Please contact Lucy Beckett (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) if you would like to attend, and please pass on a link to this page to anyone you believe may be interested in these lectures. We have full disabled access to our Community Laboratory. Keep looking at this page as more lectures will be added during the year.

 

On the first Wednesday of every month the U3A use our community laboratory and meeting room for their Science group.

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