Nov 2019 : Whats on Cornwall

What with shorter days and wetter weather it can be hard to leave home some days as winter sets in, which is why its great to have fun things in the diary to keep us motivated! Still plenty of beach cleans and litter picks to get involved in as well as some great DIY workshops, perfect for Christmas pressies!

Beach Cleans and Litter Picks:

2/11 Hemmick Beach

4/11 Pendower Beach

4/11 Porthcurnick Beach

6/11 Helston

9/11 Budock Water Village

9/11 Gannel

9/11 St Mawes

24/11 Pendennis Castle

24/11 Glendurgan

Exhibitions, Workshops, Courses and Get Togethers:

1/11 Wake Up Club, St Agnes

A 45 minute session that will wake up mind and body. Combining active breathwork, guided meditation, mindfulness and a cold water swim, you will leave feeling alive and invigorated

2/11 Foraged Finds Painting Workshop, Falmouth

Join illustrator Lucy Innes Williams for a creative painting workshop inspired by seasonal natural foraged finds

6/11 Ocean Movie NIght, Penzance

Join Your Shore Beach Rangers and Mount's Bay Marine Group for an evening of inspiring and thought-provoking ocean films

8/11 Terrazzo Planter Pot Making Workshop, Falmouth

Make your own (great for Christmas Pressies!) eco plant pot with Badger & Birch

9/11 Christmas Lino Printing, St Austell

Spend an afternoon making your own Christmas prints and cards

10/11 Fleece to Fibre Workshop, Penryn

learn the basics about turning raw sheep wool into a spun thread.

12/11 Racing Extinction Film Night, Newquay

Watch documentary eco-thriller, Racing Extinction followed by a Q&A with Chris Hines, co founder of SAS

12/11 DIY Christmas Greeting Cards Workshop, Truro

Learn how to shape and layer a paper flower and foliage to make your own special greeting cards this Christmas

13/11 DIY Plastic Free Bathroom Essentials Workshop, Newquay

Learn how to make your own bathroom beauty essentials to avoid plastic packaging

14/11 Macrame Workshop and Brunch, Penzance

Create a beautiful plant hanger, perfect for Christmas pressies!

16/11 Cornwall’s Wilder Future Discovery Day, Heartlands

Join Cornwall Wildlife Trust for a day of talks and discussion concerning Cornwalls wild future

16/11 Artifishal Film Screening and Discussion, St Ives

Watch ARTIFISHAL, a documentary about the devastating cost of hatcheries, fish farms and human arrogance.

19/11 DIY Gift Wrap and Tags Workshop, Truro

Make your own unique gift wrap and gift tags using stamps and stencils

20/11 Where to watch wildlife in Cornwall, Falmouth

Join wildlife photographer, David Chapman for an illustrated talk on where to watch wildlife in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly

20/11 Herbal Vinegar for Winter Wellness Workshop, Newquay

Learn how to make your own herbal vinegar tinctures to help beat winter bugs

22/11 Underwater Film Festival, Penryn

Bringing together the work of accomplished award winning filmmakers and up and coming talent, the festival also features presentations from some of these image makers about their projects and careers

29/11 Bag Making with Plastic Free Falmouth

Upcycle old fabric into a useful bag for life

30/11 Consultations and Campaigns Information Workshop, Truro

Come and find out more about current local and national conservation campaigns and how you can get involved

30/11 Christmas Decorations Workshop, Redruth

Make your own Christmas decorations using felt, buttons, sequins, pretty trims, fabric and embroidery threads.

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