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  • Treasure Trails: Little Lockdown Lessons - exploring positive changes & experiences of lockdown and weekly puzzle.
  • Summer reading challenge: children aged 4 – 11 join the Silly Squad – digital challenge free access, featuring games, quizzes and downloadable activities – sign up
  • Cornwall Council Guide to Summer Activities Cornwall 2020
  • Wildlife Watch Activities such as spotter sheets, activities guides, masks to make and much more!
  • Digital Ocean School - watch again all the lessons and resources
  • Kresen Kernow Creative Challenges - created with artist Vicki Aimers, every fortnight there is a new challenge (PDF download) - Last challenge now live
  • COMPETITION TIME - aged between 4-11? Have a parent/guardian take a funny or silly picture of you reading a book and send them in a Facebook message or post them in the comments - you have until 12th September.
  • Headstart Kernow Youth Printable Summer Flipbooks  for budding illustrators and animators. Help Hanna bring to life some creatures that live in the sea... 
  • Quirky Art Children's Colouring Competition - Print off the Cornish scene and colour it in.  You can also collect a copy from the shop at No 8 Pydar Street, Truro.  There are two categories aged 6 and under & aged 7 - 10.  Send your coloured picture with your name, age & contact number by 12th September.   See Facebook post 21st August for more details.

Saturdays Weekly: - Kids Yoga Cornwall: Park Yoga Sessions (weather permitting) at Boscawen Park, Malpas, Truro - Time allocated on booking.

Sundays Weekly10am or 11.30am  Truro Cathedral booking for Sunday Eucharist Services  email before Fridays 4pm or telephone 01872 303117 (Mon-Fri 91m - 5pm)

Mondays Weekly Flow Dance & Yoga Facebook - Outdoor Yoga (Boscawen Park, Truro)  - Booking required 6pm

Wednesdays Weekly : 4.30pm - 5.30pm &/or 6pm - 7pm Cinnamon Yoga - Yoga in the park - Boscawen Park - Booking Essential

 AUGUST Daily Listing     

Saturday 29th: 2pm and at 7pm Sterts Theatre nr Liskeard. The BFG (Big Friendly Giant) -Tickets: 01579 362382

                             8.15pm Jays Virtual Pub Quiz Facebook - in aid of Cornwall Air Ambulance and the air ambulance community throughout the UK – join from 7.50pm. There is no cost to take part, but quizzers are being encouraged to donate if they can.

Sunday 30th:   9.30am - 4pm Rockin’ Discoveries Mural Project - Are you aged between 13 & 18? Join a mural workshop and learn how to spray paint like a pro.  Graffiti artist Cosmic is hosting two workshops.  Email Louise:

                            12pm - 6pm Parklive - The Virtual One #5

                            1pm Autospeed - Stock Car and Banger Racing - United Downs Raceway, St Day TR16 5HU    

Monday 31st:   12pm - 5pm until 8th September Open Studio Art Exhibition and Sale - 50% of proceeds to Cornwall Hospice Care - Oils and Acrylics on Canvas, Mixed Media, Watercolours (framed and unframed) - Point Road, Point (Above the Green)

 7pm Minack Theatre, Porthcurno, TR19 6JU Music -The Three Harps with internationally renowned harpist Ruth Wall - 01736 810181


Take part/competition/online activities

Tuesday 1st:  2pm & 6pm The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame with Illyria Theate - Sterts Theatre nr Liskeard

Wednesday 2nd: 6pm - 8pm Creekside Archaeological Cruise - Set Sail for a Creekside Spectacular! Guided  boat trip £20 pp booking with

                                 7.30pm - 7.50pm Salon de la Vie online - Season Two - Exploring the life of Zora Neale Hurston 

                                 7.30pm A Slight Ache - Sterts Socially Distanced TC - A classic early Pinter Comedy.  Sterts Theatre, nr Liskeard

Thursday 3rd: 2pm Cornwall Library Live Online Author Event with Author and Illustrator Louise Yates. Suitable for families with children aged 5+. Tickets are free! Please book via Eventbrite.

                           8pm Guy and Dolls - Sterts Theatre Company.  Sterts Theatre, nr Liskeard

Monday 7th: 10am - 11am The Writers' Block: Story, song and movement.  YouTube session for very young children.  Free fortnightly, fun and interactive .  To view the videos you need to be a member of Little Story Seekers

Friday 11th - Sunday 27th: Heritage Open Days - for a list of properties and events in Cornwall please click here

Thursday 17th: 1.30pm - 3pm Sunshine and Showers Peer Support Ten Pin Bowling, Truro.  Limited to 10 due to social distancing.  Information email Claire at

                             6.30pm - 8.30pm The Writers' Block: Speakeasy - an online sharing event.  Share your work, meet other writers, discover new talent. This event will be run as an online Zoom meeting.  Register with Eventbrite

Saturday 19th: 10am - 12pm The Writers' Block Young Writers Goup - Online.  Aged between 12 & 16, brimming with ideas and stories you want to share?  Book your place with Ticketsolve

                            7.30pm - 10.30pm Scary Little Girls: Greenham Women – Everywhere Night Around The Campfire - £5 Tickets for

Saturday 26th: 10am - 12pm The Writers' Block Short Story Writing - an online masterclass with Tom Vowler award-winning novelist and short story writer. Booking with Ticketsolve