Bolsover Civic Society is staging a free exhibition titled Bolsover: ‘A Gem of a Place’ Discover Your Town at Bolsover Library on Friday 11 and Saturday 12 November from 10am-4pm.
The exhibition is free and will showcase photographs, film, archives, plans and exhibits reflecting Bolsover’s past, present and future. It will include:
- Old Photos, film and Video of the town in the past
- Valuable Archives of Bolsover’s history deposited in the Derbyshire County Record Office, County Hall
- ‘Seventy Years of Bolsover Camera Club’
- Bolsover exhibits rarely seen, from Chesterfield Local Studies Library
- Family History Tracing with experts on hand to help you trace your Family Tree
- Plans of the bid submitted to the government by Bolsover District Council to convert the Co-op building, Town End into an Arts Centre for the town as part of the council’s ‘Levelling Up’ bid. Council staff are on hand to answer questions.
- Exhibits from the former Bolsover Beltane Pottery
- Exhibits and photographs from the former Coalite Plant
- Models from the recent successful ‘Women of Bolsover’ lottery bid.
- Light Refreshments
For more information contact Bolsover Civic Society.