Monkwearmouth Drama Group will be performing the pantomime Dick Whittington on Saturday and Sunday and Monday, November 19, 20, at 2.30pm and on Monday November 21, at 7.15pm in St Andrew’s Church hall, Roker. Tickets are £6 for adults and £4 for children, available from St Andrew’s Church or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also pay at the door.
Bishopwearmouth Choral Society will hold a coffee morning with cakes, crafts, book stall CDs and DVDs, tombola and raffle in Fulwell Methodist Church hall, Dovedale Road, on Saturday, November 5, from 10am to noon. Entrance is £2, which includes coffee and refill, scone with jam and cream.
Melanie and Pam, from Fulwell WI, would like to say a big thank you to all plot holders from Shields Road allotments and WI Ladies for their cakes and donations. A total of £241 was raised for Macmillan Cancer Appeal.
Roker Crafts meet from 1pm to 3pm in Roker Methodist Church hall. Each session is led by a member of the group. On Friday Moira will lead a session on assorted Christmas projects. Take along a basic craft kit (pen, pencil, fine scissors and a cutting board) and any textured or otherwise interesting coloured papers or wool. Ring 5495878 for more details.
A Winnie the Pooh Craft will be held in Fulwell Library tomorrow from 2pm to 3pm. Make an Eeyore mask to celebrate Winnie the Pooh’s 90th birthday. Suitable for primary school age children.
An Autumn coffee morning will be held on Saturday, November 5, at The New Church, Shields Road, Seaburn Dene, at 10.30am. Stalls will include £1 stall, cakes, tombola, cards, marmalade and ginger cordial, raffle, children’s games and refreshments.
Liz Million will be running a Spooky Workshop for children to create some creepy characters for Halloween at Fulwell Library on Saturday from 10.30am to 11.30am. The session is free. For more information, contact Fulwell Library on 0191 561 5260.
Sunderland Philatelic Society will meet in the hall of Roker Methodist Church, on the corner of Roker Park Road and Lonsdale Road, tomorrow at 7pm. It will be a members evening – the letter J. For further information, call Fred Greener on 3852196.
A Christmas fair will be held at Cuthbertson Court, Dykelands Road, on Saturday from 1.30pm to 3.30pm. There will be cakes, gifts, flowers, candles, sewing, knit wear, cards, jewellery, tombola and refreshments. Entry is free, contact Jaclyn for info on 07855015507.
All Saints’ Ladies’ Fellowship will meet in the vestry meeting room at All Saints’ Church, Fulwell Road, tomorrow at 7pm. It will be a quiz night.
A Fulwell ward surgery will be held in Fulwell Library, Dene Lane, on Saturday from 10.30am to 11.30am when ward Councillor Howe or Councillor Francis and Councillor Beck will be in attendance.