As part of The Wellness Walking Programme, a health walk will take place on Mondays from 1.30pm to 2.30pm. The walks are planned until December 19. Meet at The Coach House Cafe at 1.30pm. For further information, ring 0191 5614693 or email email@example.com
Sunderland Minster Playgroup meets on Tuesdays from 9.30am to 11.30am. This is for babies and toddlers and whichever adult they choose to bring with them. Session cost £1.50 per child. Refreshments are available. For more details, ring Sunderland Minster on 5654066.
Sunderland Floral Art Club will meet on Tuesday, October 20, at 2pm in The Studio, The Royalty Theatre. Demonstrator will be Kevin Coulson with his demonstrations Florist Through The Year. Visitors pay £4 on the door.
Burn Park Methodist Church Toddlers Group is held on Fridays from 9.30am to 11.30am. A warm welcome is given to anyone who would like to join. For more details, ring Elma on 5251930.
On Thursday an Abba Night will be held at The RAOB Club, Rutland Street, in aid of The Church Of The Good Shepherd, Forest Road.
Messy church will be held in Sunderland Millfield Salvation Army, Rutland Street, on Saturday, October 31, from 10am to noon. There will be games, crafts, stories, food and fun. It’s all free and for all ages. Children under seven must be accompanied by an adult.
Sunderland Aglow will meet on Wednesday, October 21, at 7pm in The Rosedene. Speaker will be Marna Swan. Meal and coffee will cost £9. Bookings to Ardyn on 0191 5285953 or 07716956729.
Ewesley Road Ladies’ Fellowship will meet tomorrow at 7.30pm. Peter Welsh will be guest speaker and the title of his talk is What Did You Do In The Great War, Mammy.
Who Killed Dracula’s Bride? This Halloween Murder Mystery Night will be held at The Chesters Pub on Saturday, October 31, at 7pm. Put your sleuth skills to the test, have fun and help a good cause as all proceeds are in aid of Macmillan. Tickets are £20 including a three-course meal. Ring 0191 5659952 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Soup lunches are back at St Nicholas Church with Saturday, October 24, being the next one. The cost is £3 to include a choice of soup, bread, tea, coffee and home-made cake.
Broadway Townswomen’s Guild meets on the second Tuesday of the month at 7pm in Grindon Community Centre, Cortina Avenue, High Barnes.
Burn Park Methodist Church is the venue for a coffee morning on Saturday from 10am to noon. All are most welcome to call in for a coffee and a chat.
St Mark’s Community Association Gym recently opened and is available Monday to Friday from 10am to 3pm and 5pm to 7pm. Membership costs £5 per year or £1 per session. Check the website www.stmarksca.co.uk for more information. Also if any group of friends would like to attend St Mark’s CA on a Friday morning to play indoor carpet bowls or perhaps a monthly coffee morning they would be very welcome.
After a meeting of Pallion Traders, Pallion Christmas Lights will be switched on Friday, November 13, at 6pm. Lots of entertainment going on, brass bands, choirs, street dance group will be taking part. After the opening night the lights will be switched on every night at 3.30pm until January.