What's On

This page lists special events in Cornwall Libraries and One Stop Shops. Events listed on this page are free, unless otherwise stated. Please see your local library pages for regular events and activities in a library near you.

Free Lecture at Looe Library

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Friday 1st December 3-4 pm

The Antiquarian Topographical Prints of Looe: A Meander Through the Town Before Cameras by Dr John Tyler (to coincide with the launch of a new book on Looe)

  • 6th December and 13th December - Torpoint Rocks Christmas Painting. Come and get involved in the latest pebble painting craze that is sweeping the nation.  1 to 3pm for toddlers and 3.30 to 4.30pm for primary aged children
  • 8th December - Christmas Craft Fayre - Lots of lovely handmade crafts and food, Free Christmas refreshments.  10am until 4pm
  • 20th December - Special Christmas Rhymetime with Dave the Music Man 10.30am until 11.30am

If you’re aged 7-25 and you’re already doing an Arts Award at school or an Arts Award centre, then St Ives Library and St Just Library can help. We offer:

  • Support with your arts research (forget Google and try books! We have a great collection of books about art, theatre and dance)
  • A chance to exhibit your work in our exhibition space
  • Children’s book group for 8-11s  share your favourite writers
  • Volunteering opportunities for 14+ with Summer Reading Challenge
  • Falmouth Library Lego club runs the first Saturday of each month from 10am - 12 noon
  • Helston Library Lego club runs every Friday 3.45pm – 4.30pm. Suitable for ages 4 – 12yrs.
  • St Ives Library has launched a Lego club. If you have any unwanted Lego at home, all donations of unwanted Lego would be gratefully received. The lego club is free to all primary school aged children, but places are very limited, so please contact the St Ives library to sign up in advance to ensure a place.
  • Lostwithiel Library Lego club is held fortnightly on Wednesday afternoons from 3.45pm-4.45pm. Free to attend. Please contact the library for more information.. 
  • Launceston Library Lego Club runs the first Saturday of each month in Launceston Library 10am to 12 noon 
  • Saltash Library Lego Club runs every Thursday 3.30pm - 4.30pm
  • The series of Loop the Loop events held in Cornwall Libraries is complete - take a look at the Loop the Loop animation on You Tube by Lizzie Black with participants from Redruth School, Bodmin College, visitors to Redruth and Bodmin libraries as well as the Knit and Natter Group in Bodmin!  More Loop the Loop activities.