Our libraries regularly hold activities and events:

Time for Rhyme

Tracing your Family Tree

Reading Groups

Writing Groups

 

Christmas Opening Hours

Sunderland Libraries Services will close on Monday 24 December 2018 at 4.00pm and will re-open on Thursday 27 December 2018 at 9.30am.

Sunderland Libraries Services will close on Monday 31 December 2018 at 4.00pm and re-open in the New Year on Wednesday 2 January 2019 at 9.30am
 

Local Studies Library Christmas Opening Hours

Local Studies Library will close on Monday 24 December 2018 at 4.00pm and will re-open on Wednesday 2 January 2019 at 9.30am

 

Public Access ICT Christmas Opening Hours

Public Access ICT will close on Monday 24 December 2018 at 1pm and will re-open on Thursday 27 December 2018 at 8.30am.

Public Access ICT City Library will close on Monday 31 December 2018 at 1pm and re-open in the New Year on Wednesday 2 January 2019 at 8.30am

 


Time for Rhyme

Come and join our fun, lively sessions of songs, rhymes and actions.

City Library every Wednesday: 10.00am - 10.30am.  Suggested donation £2, no need to book.

Washington Town Centre Library every Tuesday: 10.00 am - 10.30am.  Suggested donation £2, no need to book.

Houghton le Spring Library every Tuesday: 9.30am - 10.15am.  Suggested donation £2, no need to book.


Tracing your Family Tree

Learn how to investigate your family history with a short introduction to Find My Past.

Houghton le Spring Library every Thursday 10.00am - 12.00noon  Please book in advance by contacting Houghton-le Spring Library.

City Library every Thursday 2.30pm - 3.00pm and 3.00pm-3.30pm. Please book in advance by contacting City Library @ Museum and Winter Gardens.


Reading groups

Join a reading group for a lively discussion. New members are always welcome. Just come along, no need to book.


Reading groups meeting at City Library

Back on the Map Reading Group meets on the third Friday of the month 10.00am - 12.00noon.

City Library @ Museum and Winter Gardens Reading Group meets on the last Wednesday of every month from 5.00pm-6.00pm.


Reading groups meeting at Houghton le Spring Library

Coalfield reading group meets every first Wednesday of the month 2pm - 3pm.

Houghton reading group meets every fourth Monday from 2pm - 3pm.


Reading groups meeting at Washington Town Centre Library

Washington Town Centre Morning Reading Group meets on the last Thursday of month from 10.30 to 11.30am.

Washington Town Centre Evening Reading Group meets on the first Wednesday of month from 5.45 to 6.45pm.


Writing groups

Coalfield writers group

Houghton le Spring Library meets every 2nd & 4th Tuesday of the month 1.30pm - 3.30pm.
 

Information about special events including the Library Literature Festival which takes place each October, the Summer Reading Challenge and school holiday activities is updated regularly on our Twitter page @Slibraries Why not follow us to keep up to date?

 

 

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