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There is always something to see and do in Sunderland; take part in our programme of events and festivals, many of which are free!

What's on today? What's on this week?

E.g., 21/07/2018
E.g., 21/07/2018
30/07/2018
Take inspiration from the museum collections and make your own art and design projects for display in our special exhibitions gallery. Materials are provided. Suitable for young people aged 11-14...
30/07/2018
Get creative as we make art inspired by 'F' Pit Museum and Washington's history. £1 suggested donation per child. Come and make a mini-Lambton Worm with wool, and big googly eyes!
31/07/2018
Spin stories of daring knights, scary beasts and brave princesses with Popple’s Tales to fire your imagination...then create your own legends with face painting and magic hats!  Will you be inspired...
31/07/2018
The Reading Agency and libraries have teamed up with The Beano to present Mischief Makers, Summer Reading Challenge 2018. We're hosting craft activities and events twice a week all through the summer...
31/07/2018 to 21/08/2018
Family Fusing Get together as a group to make a large fused glass panel.  Learn about the fusing process, discuss your ideas and draw a design for your collaborative project. Adults and children age...
31/07/2018
The mischief continues! At Sunderland Libraries we're celebrating Mischief Makers, Summer Reading Challenge 2018 with some fun crafts and activities. Join us at City Library on Tuesday 31st July...
01/08/2018
Age 18+ Join leading hypnotist Robert Temple on a fast-paced, laugh-out-loud and hysterical ride to the centre of your imagination! This is your chance to become the star of this unforgettable show....
01/08/2018
The mischief continues! Sunderland Libraries are celebrating Mischief Makers, Summer Reading Challenge 2018, with fun crafts and activities throughout the summer holiday. Join us at Houghton Library...

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Did you know?

Roker Park has welcomed back the annual illuminations for the last two years. This popular event attracts thousands of families to the historical park to enjoy lit displays.

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