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The Archives and Cornish Studies Service runs a range of events and activities both at Cornwall Record Office and the Cornish Studies Library, as well as in venues across Cornwall.

Current and forthcoming events

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Documents and Finds Roadshow

Bring along documents from your attic or finds from your fields to Tywardreath Priory on Sunday July 23 from 11am-3pm and archivist, Jennie Hancock, and archaeologist, Imogen Woods, will take a look at them for you for free! The event is part of the Festival of Archaeology. You can view the event poster here.

ArTchive - Recording Redruth

Join artist, Sue Lewington, and create your own path around Redruth, inspired by archive photos and maps, as well as a short walk. The workshop takes place at the Cornish Studies Library in Redruth on Thursday July 20th from 10am-4pm. Places are very limited so pre-booking and payment is required. The workshop costs £10, including materials. For more information, or to book, please call 01209 216 760. View the ArTchive event poster.

ArTchive - Amazines!

Join artist, Vicki Aimers, and snip, clip, stick and print to make your own zine with artist Vicki Aimers, inspired by our archive collections. The workshop will take place at Cornwall Record Office in Truro on Monday August 21st from 10am-4pm, with an opportunity for zine swapping at the end. Places are very limited so pre-booking and payment is required. The workshop costs £10, including materials. For more information, or to book, please 01872 323 127. 

We are currently planning more creative workshops. Check back here soon for more information, or follow us on social media.

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