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May 2018

Penzance Jewish Cemetery Tour – Keith Pearce

May 14 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

Tour of Penzance Jewish Cemetery, led by Keith Pearce. A rare chance to view this unique piece of Penzance's history. Numbers are limited and ADVANCE BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL. To make sure of a place, please e-mail annround@blue-earth.co.uk by WED 9th MAY. Keith Pearce is author of The Jews in Cornwall: A History (Somerset: Hallsgrove Publishing, 2014)

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Creative Writing Workshop for Adults: Writing Historical Fiction with Steph Haxton

May 18 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Morrab Library TR18 4DA United Kingdom + Google Map
£10

The Morrab Library is the venue for this workshop which will use history as inspiration for creative writing. Author and historian Steph Haxton will share ideas for getting the past onto the page. Using the atmospheric surroundings, artefacts & imagination our Writer in Residence 2018 will help you find your' Muse' to pen the past, his- (or her) story. It's a workshop for anyone who likes words so even if you have always wanted to write but thought 'I can't do…

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Book, plant & bric-a-brac sale

May 19 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Morrab Library TR18 4DA United Kingdom + Google Map
Free
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June 2018

Storyteller in Residence! Mark Harandon

June 5 @ 1:00 pm - June 14 @ 4:00 pm
Morrab Library TR18 4DA United Kingdom + Google Map
Free

Storytelling for children and families (age range 6+). Mark Harandon is a professional storyteller who has worked at several National Trust sites, including the Minack Theatre. He is also the scriptwriter for the Zennor village pantomime! Storytelling times: Tuesday 5th June - 1pm & 3pm Monday 11th June - 1pm & 3pm Thursday 14th June - 1pm & 3pm

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Book Launch: Poetry by Nicholas Round

June 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Morrab Library TR18 4DA United Kingdom + Google Map
Free

A very special book launch with poetry by our very own Nicholas Round - Occassion for All & The Histories

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Institute of Civil Engineers: Talk on the Newlyn Datum

June 8 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Morrab Library TR18 4DA United Kingdom + Google Map
Free

  Coffee with ICE and a talk on The Newlyn Datum - lead speaker Kimble West Project Datum: All heights recorded on maps are defined as being AOD – Above Ordnance Datum. It is the nationally recognised reference point, the zero, the fixed point from which all heights are measured and expressed. This fixed point has been the reference for engineers, surveyors, architects, cartographers and millions of map readers for nearly a century. Between the 1st May 1915 and 30th…

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Talk by Dr Tony Cothey – Sir Humphry Davy and the promise of betterment through science

June 9 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Morrab Library TR18 4DA United Kingdom + Google Map
Free
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Tour of Penzance Jewish Cemetery led by Keith Pearce

June 12 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

A rare chance to view this unique piece of Penzance's history. Numbers are limited and ADVANCE BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL. To make sure of a place, please e-mail annround@blue-earth.co.uk by THURS 7th JUNE.

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Talk by Professor Andrew Prescott – Sir Humphry Davy and Manuscript Studies

June 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Morrab Library TR18 4DA United Kingdom + Google Map

Free for members & £4 for non-members

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Our Annual Sumer Fete!

June 16 @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Morrab Library TR18 4DA United Kingdom + Google Map
Free
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