What's on - community events

  1. Happiness is a New Idea : This link opens in a new window

    Happiness is a New Idea

    Saturday 31 May 2014   |  City Library and Arts Centre |  View on map

    Until April 2017, 'Happiness is a New Idea' is a building-wide exhibition that is a collaboration between the City Library and Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art.

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    • Family friendly
    • Wheelchair / pushchair accessible
  2. Black Cats' Stories : This link opens in a new window

    Black Cats' Stories at Fulwell Library

    Wednesday 8 April 2015   |  Fulwell Library

    Until Wednesday 29 April 2015, see the Black Cats' stories exhibition at Fulwell library.

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    • Family friendly
    • Wheelchair / pushchair accessible
  3. Read Regional logo including the New Writing North tagline : This link opens in a new window

    Meet the author - Robert Williams

    Thursday 23 April 2015   |  Houghton Library

    Robert's debut novel, Luke and Jon won a Betty Trask Award in 2011.

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    • Family friendly
    • Wheelchair / pushchair accessible
  4. World Book Night is a celebration designed to spread a love of reading and books. : This link opens in a new window

    Murder Mystery Night

    Thursday 23 April 2015   |  Holy Trinty Church, Church Street East, Hendon |  View on map

    Fancy yourself as a modern Miss Marple or Hercule Poirot? Celebrate World Book Night and solve the mystery whodunnit in Sunderland's first library.

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    • Family friendly
    • Wheelchair / pushchair accessible
  5. Let's talk about climate change ! : This link opens in a new window

    Let's talk about climate change!

    Saturday 25 April 2015   |  Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens

    Join us for a debate about global warming, its consequences, how to save money and more.

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    • Family friendly
    • Wheelchair / pushchair accessible
  6. See it... do it Sunderland - events, music, sport, shopping, heritage, outdoors, culture. : This link opens in a new window

    Visage Charity Night - Sunderland College

    Tuesday 28 April 2015   |  Hylton Campus - Sunderland College

    Sunderland College Level 3 beauty students invite you to join us at our promotional evening to raise money for two amazing charities, Josie's Dragonfly Trust and BDFA (Batten Disease Family Association). All proceeds will go to both charities.

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    • Family friendly
    • Wheelchair / pushchair accessible
  7. Jonathan Ruffer : This link opens in a new window

    Discover: Jonathan Ruffer

    Wednesday 29 April 2015   |  Murray Library Lecture Theatre, City Campus |  View on map

    Jonathan Ruffer, was born in Stokesley near Middlesbrough, and as the founder and chairman of Ruffer LLP, is one of the City's most successful fund managers.

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    • Family friendly
    • Wheelchair / pushchair accessible
  8. Read Regional logo including the New Writing North tagline : This link opens in a new window

    Meet the author - Stephanie Butland

    Thursday 30 April 2015   |  Washington Town Centre Library

    Meet Stephanie, Northumberland author of Letters to my Husband and find out more about her first novel.

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    • Family friendly
    • Wheelchair / pushchair accessible
  9. BIG Mini Fun Run 2014 : This link opens in a new window

    Active Sunderland BIG Mini Fun Run 2015

    Saturday 2 May 2015   |  Mowbray Park |  View on map

    The Active Sunderland BIG Mini Fun Run gives children from the ages of three to ten years the chance to take part in a running event on the same weekend as the Sunderland City 10k and Half Marathon.

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    • Family friendly
    • Wheelchair / pushchair accessible
  10. Sunderland City 10k and Half Marathon : This link opens in a new window

    Run Sunderland Festival

    Sunday 3 May 2015   |  Stadium of Light

    Entries are now open for the Sunderland City 10k and Half Marathon in their 5th anniversary year.

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    • Family friendly
    • Wheelchair / pushchair accessible