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. The Care Act 2014 covers all adults with care and support needs, and their carers. : This link opens in a new window

    Care Act consultation and engagement events

    Monday 23 February 2015   |  Various locations across the city

    Throughout the week, find out more about the Care Act and what it might mean for you at one of our consultation and engagement events across the city.

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    • Family friendly
    • Wheelchair / pushchair accessible
  3. Roker Beach : This link opens in a new window

    North East Land and Sea Scapes

    Friday 27 February 2015   |  Sunderland Volunteer Life Brigade, Pier View, Roker, SR6 0PR

    Brigade member Larry Hetherington is exhibiting his work on land and sea scapes of the north east of England in the SVLB Watch House.

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    • Family friendly
  4. Fly a Flag for the Commonwealth on Monday 9 March 2015 : This link opens in a new window

    Commonwealth Flag Raising Ceremony

    Monday 9 March 2015   |  Civic Suite, Civic Centre, Sunderland |  View on map

    Flag Raising Ceremony outside the Civic Suite in support of Commonwealth.

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    • Family friendly
    • Wheelchair / pushchair accessible
  5. Surviving the sentence - Visitors' Voice : This link opens in a new window

    Visitors' Voice

    Friday 13 March 2015   |  Pallion Action Group, 5 East Moor Road, Sunderland, SR4 6QW

    Nepacs Visitors' Voice event for families of prisoners in the north east.

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    Book event ›
    • Family friendly
    • Wheelchair / pushchair accessible
  6. Denise Robertson : This link opens in a new window

    Discover: Denise Robertson

    Wednesday 18 March 2015   |  Murray Library Lecture Theatre, City Campus |  View on map

    Writer and broadcaster Denise Robertson MBE presents "The Changing Face of Agony".

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    Book event ›
    • Family friendly
    • Wheelchair / pushchair accessible
  7. 'Music from across Europe' : This link opens in a new window

    Music from across Europe

    Saturday 21 March 2015   |  Ewesley Road Methodist Church, Sunderland |  View on map

    Orchestral concert by the Sunderland Symphony Orchestra.

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    • Family friendly
    • Wheelchair / pushchair accessible
  8. All together... accessing, creating, inspiring, growing, learning, empowering, changing, sharing... Sunderland. : This link opens in a new window

    The Relief of Belsen

    Wednesday 15 April 2015   |  City Library and Arts Centre |  View on map

    A talk by John Sadler on the liberation of Bergen Belsen concentration camp.

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    • Family friendly
    • Wheelchair / pushchair accessible
  9. 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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    Book event ›
    • Family friendly
    • Wheelchair / pushchair accessible
  10. 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