‘Women in Conservation’ Conference

*PLEASE NOTE – This event takes place at Penryn Campus. The conference, ‘Expanding Horizons’, will be in DDM A, followed by a drinks (and free pizza) reception in the Masters Suite on the 5th March, 4-8pm. This is a FREE event.   An all-female group of Exeter University students have come together to address their […]

Shallal Sketchbooks Express Yourself – Creative Workshop at Falmouth Library

Drop in Session – No Booking Required 11:00am – 3:00pm Falmouth Library   Shallal sketchbooks will be running a drop in workshop in the library as well as exhibiting completed sketchbooks in the gallery. The workshop aims to give guidance on how to begin a sketchbook. Explore different methods of how to express yourself and […]

LIBRARY FILM NIGHT screening of ‘On the Basis of Sex’ + debate

  Falmouth Library 7:00pm-9:00pm A screening of ‘On the Basis of Sex’ followed by a debate. Tickets are FREE, booking is essential. Book at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/library-film-night-screening-of-on-the-basis-of-sex-debate-tickets-94385911803 Film Synopsis  Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a struggling attorney and new mother who faces adversity and numerous obstacles in her fight for equal rights. When Ruth takes on a groundbreaking […]

Dads Supporting Their Daughters During Time of Change – Interactive Talk

5:30pm-7:00pm Falmouth Library Tickets are FREE, booking is essential. Book at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/dads-supporting-their-daughters-during-time-of-change-interactive-talk-tickets-94371125577 During this talk, I will be sharing with you how your daughter’s body is changing as she is entering teenage hood and how best to support your daughter in her becoming. Also I will be introducing  you to Menstrual Cycle Awareness. During this […]

BIRTH STORY: positive and conscious birth screening and talk Sun 10 March 7pm Falmouth Library

Birth Film Night presenting Birth Story: Ina May Gaskin and The Farm Midwives. An inspiring film documenting the journey and experience of providing authentic midwifery within a community in the 1970’s.  Demonstrating that birth works when women are nurtured and supported and true midwifery skills thrive. Following the film will be an open Q & […]

Public round-table discussion on women’s creativity, gender equality and women’s rights Sun 10 March 4.30pm Falmouth Art Gallery

Join us for a round-table discussionon on women’s creativity, gender equality and women rights. Several guest speakers will discuss the connection between creativity (in all its forms), women rights and opportunities, gender equality and the re-invention of both femininity and masculinity in our time. Audience will have the chance to take part in the debate […]

Authenticity V Perfectionism talk with Anna Lampriere Sun 10 March 2.30pm Falmouth Art Gallery

Women often struggle, torn between need for authenticity and the obsession with perfectionist.The pressure from Society is very powerful and as women we need to free ourselves form it. Join us for a talk with Anna Lampriere about this interesting topic. Anna will lead us in a deep refelction of how to find the right […]

Up-cycled Jewellery/wearable art workshop with Lynne Speake Sun 10 March 2pm Falmouth Art Gallery

  Up-cycled jewellery workshop: your chance to make something fabulous from a sparkly stash of found and gifted beads (NB. the only beads bought were from charity shops) Suitable for all abilities, no previous experience is needed – just a willingness to chill out, have fun and make something totally unique !! All materials are […]

A celebration Day for Girls workshop with Victoria Dufour – Sun 10 March 11.30am Falmouth Library

Nature & Me presents: A celebration Day for Girls workshop, a mini session on Menstrual Cycle Awareness for tweens (10-12 year olds) During this workshop the girls will be discovering how menarche (a girls’ first bleed) is celebrated in other cultures and the importance of asking questions through storytelling. Free but booking essential https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/a-celebration-day-for-girls-workshop-with-victoria-dufour-part-of-the-women-of-the-world-festival-tickets-57182756163?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

Drawing inspiring women with words: letter stamps portrait workshop with Eve Bourrat Sun 10 March 11am Falmouth Art Gallery

Creative session drawing inspiring women with words. Be inspired by other women (famous or close to you), make up a word or two that reflect the characteristic you love of them and make her portrait or draw her whole figure only using the letter stamps. Let your creativity run free, using colour inks and cut […]

Creative self-care workshop: the moon and the darkness Sun 10 March 10.30am Falmouth Art Gallery

Be inspired by our Nocturne exhibition and create your very own deck of INTUITION CARDS. As women we are often desperately trying to fit in, but we need to recognise, accept and embrace the complexity and multitude of facets of our personality.  This workshop is a discovery journey through creative experimentation, an opportunity to reflect […]

‘Life, Happiness and Everything’ talk: a night with bestselling author Isabel Losada Sat 9 March 7.30pm Falmouth Library

Life, Happiness and Everything. Bestselling author of ‘The Battersea Park Road to Enlightenment’ (& 6 other books) will entertain us by condensing everything she has learnt in 20 years of exploration in human potential into one evening. In mixture of stand up comedy, inspirational & motivational talk, vulnerable confessional storytelling and entertaining, anonymous audience ‘Question […]

Portraiture workshop with Debbie Udy O’Nyon Sat 9 March 3.30pm Falmouth Library

  Always wanted to draw, love to learn some simple secrets to enable you to capture people? Come along to a relaxed fun session. The session will be about 1 hr 30 mins. You need to be willing to get messy hands. We will be using charcoal and paper and no previous experience required. Free […]

Three Videos by Minko – Saturday 9th March 3pm and 6pm Research Room

Film maker, singer songwriter and producer Minko unveils three videos in the lead up to debut her album release ‘Lemon Psyche’ in May. Like many women around the world, in response to this tradition of men dominating the studio space, she set up her own studio in her bedroom and got to work, teaching herself […]

Yarn bombing/craftivism event with Sarah Perry Sat 9 March 3pm Falmouth Library

  Join us for a yarn bombing/craftivism session, knittiing bunting. All resources, materials and tutorial provided. Not previous knitting experience required. FREE but booking essential. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/yarn-bombing-and-craftivism-workshop-with-sarah-perry-part-of-the-women-of-the-world-festival-tickets-56706557841?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

A Celebration Day for Girls workshop with Victoria Dufour – Sat 9 March 2.30pm Falmouth Library

  Nature & Me presents: A celebration Day for Girls workshop, a mini session on Menstrual Cycle Awareness for tweens (10-12 year olds) During this workshop the girls will be discovering how menarche (a girls’ first bleed) is celebrated in other cultures and the importance of asking questions through storytelling. Free but booking essential https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/a-celebration-day-for-girls-workshop-with-victoria-dufour-part-of-the-women-of-the-world-festival-tickets-56706088437?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

Needle Felt workshop Sat 9 March 2pm Falmouth Library

Join us for a needle felt taster session. All tools, materials and tutorial provided. No previous experience required. FREE but booking essential. Age 14+ For booking: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/needle-felt-workshop-part-of-the-women-of-the-world-festival-tickets-56702085464?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

Ayurveda and Yoga for Women with Lucinda Pimlott Sat 9 March 11.30am Falmouth Art Gallery (Chamber)

A brief overview of how the ancient practices of Yoga and Ayurveda can help to bring balance and wellbeing through all phases of life. The session will include: – an introduction to Ayurveda – the 3 phases of the life cycle of womanhood – the 3 phases of the menstrual cycle – gentle breathing and […]

Gender equality inspired story telling Sat 9 March 11am Falmouth Library

  Gender equality inspired story telling for kids: because stories are not for boys or for girls, but they are just stories and they help us understand things about the world and life.

Sacred Yoni – the power of the female pelvic bowl with Sacred Yoni Cornwall Sat 9 March 10am Falmouth Art Gallery (Chamber)

This workshop is aimed at anyone over the age of 18 who has, or has once had, a uterus. Many women experience pain, discomfort, shame or dis-ease in their pelvic bowl. Bringing presence to the pelvic bowl is the first step towards relieving these symptoms. Participants will learn how to connect with their pelvic bowl […]