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September 2019

Western Rising of 1549 – the so-called ‘Prayer Book Rebellion’ Prof Mark Stoyle

September 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Western Rising of 1549 – the so-called ‘Prayer Book Rebellion’ Prof Mark Stoyle Professor Mark Stoyle is a Professor of Early Modern History at the University of Southampton. He specialises in exploring the cultural, ethnic and religious identity in Wales and Cornwall between 1450 and 1700. Professor Stoyle many publications on Cornwall during the 15th and 16th Centuries include: Stoyle, M. (2017). The Western Rebellion of 1549: religious protest in Devon and Cornwall. Stoyle, M. (2014). ‘Fullye bente to fighte oute the…

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Whats in the box?

September 28 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
£2.00

What’s in the Box?  What will it be? Shall we look inside and see? Join Jo at the museum for a fun morning of exploring, making and doing!We’ll be looking at objects, creating art and crafts, singing some songs and sharing a story.  What’s in the box? It’s always a surprise! Interactive sessions for 2-5 year olds and their parents and carers. (Younger and older siblings welcome to attend) £2 per child plus normal adult entry.  No need to book…

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Museum Club

September 28 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
£4.00

 3D Faces Create 3D portraits inspired by the ‘Face to Face’ exhibition, including Japanese netsuke. Plus, make a self-portrait in clay. Museum Club monthly sessions are now held on Saturday afternoons. 1.30pm- 3.30pm Book in person at the museum reception desk, call 01872 272205, or email [email protected] £4 per session.  Book all or individual sessions. Limited places.

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October 2019

Fun palace

October 5
free

 Free: Free to enter, free to take part. What is a Fun Palace?  Fun Palace is about culture at the heart of community and community at the heart of culture. This national weekend of action uses the combination of arts, craft, science, tech, digital, heritage and sports activities, led by local people for local people, sharing their own passions and skills, as a catalyst for community-led transformation, with active participation for all ages. Join us October 5th at 10am-4pm Our Fun…

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Monthly Book Sale

October 5 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
FREE

Monthly Book Sale Free Monthly book sale. Come in to browse our full range of used second hand books between 10.30am- 12.30pm FREE

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Black Musicians in Cornwall- Rodreguez King-Dorset

October 12 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Royal Cornwall Museum, River Street
Truro, TR12SJ United Kingdom
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Black Musicians in Cornwall- Professor Rodreguez King-Dorset Rodreguez King-Dorset is a prolific author on the subject of Black British History. His new book Black Influence on Classical Music 1500-2000 to be published in August 2019 has a section featuring the local historical figure of Joseph Emidy. free event- booking advised *Museum admission fees apply    

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Carrick Singers

October 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
FREE

  A varied programme of popular and classical songs from local community choir The Carrick Singers, conducted by Richard Bailey, and traditional folk melodies from Britain and wider afield by the St-Agnes-based Aggie Folk Band.   Entrance is FREE with a donation collection for the museum.  

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What’s in the box

October 19 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
£2.00

What’s in the Box?  What will it be? Shall we look inside and see? Join Jo at the museum for a fun morning of exploring, making and doing!We’ll be looking at objects, creating art and crafts, singing some songs and sharing a story.  What’s in the box? It’s always a surprise! Interactive sessions for 2-5 year olds and their parents and carers. (Younger and older siblings welcome to attend) £2 per child plus normal adult entry.  No need to book…

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Museum Club

October 19 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
£4.00

Mystery Objects Today we’ll be investigating some of the more unusual artefacts in the museum collections and working out their uses. (Hopefully!) Then, design some new gadgets!    Museum Club monthly sessions are now held on Saturday afternoons. 1.30pm- 3.30pm Book in person at the museum reception desk, call 01872 272205, or email [email protected] £4 per session.  Book all or individual sessions. Limited places.

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