Library of Us

In collaboration with the Penlee Family Project, Storylines is creating a series of bespoke books to enable people of all ages to share their stories.

The first book to enter the library will bring together people’s experiences and stories of lockdown and Covid-19. Through a series of 100 creative, story-sharing packs, Storylines provided resources, prompts and activities that enabled people of all ages to contribute towards the book. This process has provided families with a framework for reflection and healing and given those who are isolated an opportunity to connect with others and engage with something creative. This was made possible with additional funding from the Cornwall Community Foundation.

Storylines have also created a series of hand-made books to enable monthly exchanges between children and adults in the community.

Over time we hope to build a collection of books which can be treasured and explored for years to come.

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