13-19 May, 17 May, Evening, Talks


Spurgeon Hall, Rear of Mutley Baptist Church, Mutley Plain, Plymouth PL4 6LB
Friday 17 May, 7pm to 9pm

Listen to an illustrated talk by local historian David Pulvertaft about the amazing collection of beautifully crafted ships figureheads linked to Devonport. A number of these will be displayed in The Box when it opens in 2020. Doors open at 7pm when light refreshments are available as well as an opportunity to browse our new and used publications all linked to local history. The talk begins at 7.30pm.

£2 for non-members / Free to members / No need to book / www.oldplymouthsociety.net

1-5 May, 10 May, 13-19 May, 17 May, 20 May, 20-26 May, 27-31 May, 29 May, 4 May, 6-12 May, Daytime, Workshops and Special Events


Plympton Library, Harewood, Plympton PL7 2AS
Saturday 4 May, 10am to 1pm

Plymstock Library, Horn Cross Road, Plymstock PL9 9BU
Friday 10 May, 2pm to 5pm

Southway Library, 351 Southway Drive, Southway, Plymouth PL6 6QR
Friday 17 May, 10am to 2pm

Crownhill Library, Cross Park Road, Crownhill, Plymouth PL6 5AN
Monday 20 May, 2pm to 5pm

Devonport Library, St Aubyn Church, Chapel Street, Devonport, Plymouth PL1 4DP
Wednesday 29 May, 2pm to 5pm Continue reading “‘LEST WE FORGET’ DIGITAL COLLECTION DAY”

10 May, 13 May, 13-19 May, 14 May, 15 May, 16 May, 17 May, 20 May, 20-26 May, 21 May, 22 May, 23 May, 24 May, 27 May, 27-31 May, 28 May, 29 May, 30 May, 31 May, 6-12 May, 7 May, 8 May, 9 May, Daytime, Exhibitions and Displays


Plymouth Athenaeum, Derry’s Cross, Plymouth PL1 2SW
Weekdays, Tuesday 7 May to Friday 31 May, 10am to 5pm Continue reading “200 YEARS OF THE ATHENAEUM BUILDING”