Jul 2019 : Whats on Cornwall

A highlight of plastic free evens going on around Cornwall for Plastic Free July!

Beach Cleans and Litter Picks:

1/07 Pendower Beach

5/07 Praa Sands

6/07 Hemmick Beach

12/07 Carharrack

14/07 Penryn

14/07 Glendurgan

Exhibitions, Workshops, Courses and Get Togethers:

1/07 Plastic Patrol / We Sup Falmouth Paddleboarding Clean up

How cool does this sound? A day of paddleboarding the Falmouth coast for free while picking up coastal marine waste, what a great start to Plastic Free July!

1/07 Grow Truro

Learning to grow your own is a great way to avoid plastic packaging

6/07 Intuitive Foraging and Medicine Making, Penzance

Making the most of natures bounty and avoiding plastic packaging at the same time!

7/07 Perranporth Plastic Free Market

Come along to Cornwalls only plastic free market!

9/07 Wool Talk: Sustainability with Finisterre, Porthtowan

Learn about sustainable fashion practices and be inspired to move away from fast fashion!

10/07 Truro Green Festival and Produce Market

A celebration of all things green in Truro - wildlife, green transport, green spaces, waste reduction, up-cycling, health and well-being.

12/07 Aluminium Jewellery Workshop, St Ives

Create your own jewellery from upcycled aluminium!

16/07 Hand Made Paper Making, St Ives

Learn to make your own paper from recycled materials, great for plastic free gifts and cards!

21/07 Comprehensive Foraging Course, Crantock

Theres no single-use plastic in nature!

24/07 Plastic Ocean Film Night, Penlee Park Open Air Theatre

A chance to watch 3 short films documenting the issue of ocean plastic

28/07 Aligning to your human purpose in turbulent times, The Living Well Centre, Sancreed

Suffering with eco anxiety? Overwhelmed by the issues? This day of connecting with others may help.

28/07 Herbs for pollinators and health, Camborne

Fresh herbs are terrible for plastic packaging, learn how to grow your own!

29/07 Beach clean and art session, St Ives

See what has been left behind in the turning tide and create masterpieces to take home!

31/07 Fantastic Plastic Fusion, St Ives

Learn how to recycle old plastic carrier bags into a strong, waterproof material. You can then turn your finished material into a small bag, phone, pencil/ glasses case, bunting or colourful wall hangings!

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