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Come along to one of our many public lectures and other events throughout the year. These talks are given by leading experts from the University of Cambridge and beyond, and are an important part of our commitment to public engagement.

Forthcoming Lectures

Event date: 
Thursday, 30 November, 2017 - 19:00
Venue: 
Madingley Hall

Do you read stories to your children? Do you play tennis, or go swimming with your children? Do you cook, sing, or garden with your children? Have you ever considered doing some maths with your children? This series of workshops is for parents who would like to know more about enjoying mathematics with their children.

Past Lectures

Event date: 
Saturday, 18 November, 2017 - 09:30
Venue: 
Madingley Hall

Join us on Saturday 18 November 2017 at Madingley Hall for a day of writing workshops and readings to mark the launch of the new University of Cambridge Centre for Creative Writing.

Event date: 
Thursday, 16 November, 2017 - 19:00
Venue: 
Madingley Hall

Do you read stories to your children? Do you play tennis, or go swimming with your children? Do you cook, sing, or garden with your children? Have you ever considered doing some maths with your children? This series of workshops is for parents who would like to know more about enjoying mathematics with their children.

Event date: 
Tuesday, 7 November, 2017 - 19:15
Venue: 
Madingley Hall

Kenneth Armstrong, Professor of European Law at the University of Cambridge, explores what a Brexit transitional framework might look like and whether such a framework is really necessary.

Event date: 
Thursday, 2 November, 2017 - 19:00
Venue: 
Madingley Hall

Do you read stories to your children? Do you play tennis, or go swimming with your children? Do you cook, sing, or garden with your children? Have you ever considered doing some maths with your children? This series of workshops is for parents who would like to know more about enjoying mathematics with their children.

Event date: 
Friday, 27 October, 2017 - 10:00
Venue: 
Madingley Hall

The Institute of Continuing Education (ICE) is taking part in the Cambridge Festival of Ideas in 2017 with a varied programme of free events, including an afternoon at Madingley Hall on Sunday 22...

Event date: 
Sunday, 22 October, 2017 - 14:30
Venue: 
Madingley Hall

The Institute of Continuing Education (ICE) is taking part in the Cambridge Festival of Ideas in 2017 with a varied programme of free events, including an afternoon at Madingley Hall on Sunday 22...

Event date: 
Sunday, 3 September, 2017 - 13:00
Venue: 
Madingley Hall

Have you ever wondered how novelists create convincing historical worlds? Breathe life into your writing in this session that starts with a short talk, close reading and examples from published novels. Then, after a cup of tea or coffee, you can explore you own writing with novelist and creative writing tutor, Elizabeth Speller.

Event date: 
Sunday, 13 August, 2017 - 10:00
Venue: 
Madingley Hall

Life is about choice. Choose to attend either day of this retreat independently or as a weekend, and gain a grounding in two approaches within mindfulness and meditation.

Contact us

If you have any questions about these events or the booking process, please contact enquiries@ice.cam.ac.uk