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Tyneside Fiddle Alliance
19/01/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
1st and 3rd Thursday of every month, 6.30 – 8.30pm Fiddler group for players of all abilities.

Frets on the Tyne Guitar Group
19/01/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Every Thursday, 11am – 1pm

Fingers & Thumbs Proggy Mat Making
19/01/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Proggy Mat Making Group, Every Thursday, 2 – 4pm

Dawn to Dusk - An exhibition by Peter Hicks
19/01/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Gateshead Central Library, Until Saturday 4 February 2017

St Mary's Storytime
20/01/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Songs and stories for under 5s

Dawn to Dusk - An exhibition by Peter Hicks
20/01/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Gateshead Central Library, Until Saturday 4 February 2017

Silent Movie Magic: Horror Night
20/01/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
GLAS Performing Arts Academy present; a short film festival celebrating the magic of silent films.

Coffee and Cakes
21/01/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Come along to our friendly coffee and cake events and enjoy some home baking

Headstones and Heritage
21/01/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Discover the hidden glories of St Mary’s both inside and outside in this 90 minute tour.

Weekend Family History Surgery
21/01/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Supported by members of the Northumberland and Durham Family History Society a regular Monthly surgery for family history researchers needing help and advice.

Chinese New Year – The Year of the Rooster with Artist Pui Lee
21/01/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Join artist Pui Lee to celebrate Chinese New Year 2017 and the Year of the Rooster.

Dawn to Dusk - An exhibition by Peter Hicks
21/01/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Gateshead Central Library, Until Saturday 4 February 2017

Silent Movie Magic : Comedy Night
21/01/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
GLAS Performing Arts Academy present; a short film festival celebrating the magic of silent films.

Silent Movie Magic: Silent film workshop
21/01/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A two hour workshop where you can discover how music and sound effects can influence how we view something on screen. Making a simple sound track to be shared at the end of the workshop.

Children's Knitting Group
21/01/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library; 11am-11.45

Digital Makings: Live Coding Workshop
21/01/2017 | Central Library, Prince Consort Road |
Explore exciting new techniques in electronic music making with sound / data artist, Ben Freeth; 10.30am – 12.30pm.

Dawn to Dusk - An exhibition by Peter Hicks
23/01/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Gateshead Central Library, Until Saturday 4 February 2017

Family History Surgery
24/01/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
FREE drop-in session with dedicated family history volunteers; every Tuesday, 2 – 4pm

Dawn to Dusk - An exhibition by Peter Hicks
24/01/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Gateshead Central Library, Until Saturday 4 February 2017

Dawn to Dusk - An exhibition by Peter Hicks
25/01/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Gateshead Central Library, Until Saturday 4 February 2017

Frets on the Tyne Guitar Group
26/01/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Every Thursday, 11am – 1pm

Fingers & Thumbs Proggy Mat Making
26/01/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Proggy Mat Making Group, Every Thursday, 2 – 4pm

Dawn to Dusk - An exhibition by Peter Hicks
26/01/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Gateshead Central Library, Until Saturday 4 February 2017

Burns Night @ Blaydon Library
26/01/2017 | Blaydon Library |
Celebrate Burns night with us

St Mary's Storytime
27/01/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Songs and stories for under 5s

Dawn to Dusk - An exhibition by Peter Hicks
27/01/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Gateshead Central Library, Until Saturday 4 February 2017

Tantalising Tea Tasting
27/01/2017 | Whickham Library |
Taste a variety of teas at our Tea Bar

Digital Makings: Voice and Singing Workshop
27/01/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Try something new after our regular Rhyme time session with artist Karen Underhill; 11.30am – 12.30pm

Piano Concertos with Tyneside Chamber Orchestra
28/01/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
Enjoy an evening of beautiful piano music...

Dawn to Dusk - An exhibition by Peter Hicks
28/01/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Gateshead Central Library, Until Saturday 4 February 2017

Felted Owl Workshop with Lynn Huggins Cooper
28/01/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Wailes Room, Gateshead Central Library, 10am - 4pm

Digging Up Trouble - Murder Mystery
28/01/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre | Includes buffet supper
As the winter nights are getting longer there is whisper of murder on the crisp, cold air… Christmas may be long gone but the members of St Mary’s Heritage Group, Gateshead have plenty to look forward to as they host a fabulous evening featuring the world famous archaeologist Crystal Hunter!

Round and Round the Garden Rhymetime@Leam Lane
28/01/2017 | Leam Lane Library | non library members
celebrate national storytelling week

Dawn to Dusk - An exhibition by Peter Hicks
30/01/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Gateshead Central Library, Until Saturday 4 February 2017

Family History Surgery
31/01/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
FREE drop-in session with dedicated family history volunteers; every Tuesday, 2 – 4pm

Dawn to Dusk - An exhibition by Peter Hicks
31/01/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Gateshead Central Library, Until Saturday 4 February 2017

A Walk Through The End Of Time
31/01/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
Theatre performance as part of Brundibar Arts Festival dedicated to the Music and Arts of the Holocaust.

Dawn to Dusk - An exhibition by Peter Hicks
01/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Gateshead Central Library, Until Saturday 4 February 2017

iPad and tablets
01/02/2017 | Central Library, Prince Consort Road |
Start using your ipad/tablet

Birdwatching in Gateshead with Keith Bowey
01/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
This is a unique opportunity to explore Gateshead’s birdlife with Keith Bowey one of the regions finest ornithologists. 10 Sessions beginning Wednesday 1 February, 9am

Yoga with Samantha Coe
01/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Relaxing Hatha yoga, to encourage you to relax, build strength, move and feel great. 8 week course starting Wednesday 1 February Two sessions are available, 2 – 3.15pm & 6.45 – 8.15pm

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
01/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Tyneside Fiddle Alliance
02/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
1st and 3rd Thursday of every month, 6.30 – 8.30pm Fiddler group for players of all abilities.

Frets on the Tyne Guitar Group
02/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Every Thursday, 11am – 1pm

Fingers & Thumbs Proggy Mat Making
02/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Proggy Mat Making Group, Every Thursday, 2 – 4pm

Harry Potter Book Night @ Leam Lane Library
02/02/2017 | Leam Lane Library |
Calling all young witches, wizards and muggles

Harry Potter Book Night @ Birtley Library
02/02/2017 | Birtley Library |
Calling all young witches, wizards and muggles

Harry Potter Book Night @ Whickham Library
02/02/2017 | Whickham Library |
Are you Ravenclaw, Griffyndor, Hufflepuff or Slytherin? Let the Sorting Hat decide

Harry Potter Book Night @ Crawcrook Library
02/02/2017 | Crawcrook Library |
Calling all young witches, wizards and muggles!

Wear It Beat It
02/02/2017 | Rowlands Gill Library |
Join us for coffee and find out more about how to keep your heart healthy

Harry Potter Book Night @ Central Library
02/02/2017 | Central Library, Prince Consort Road |
Harry Potter Book Night celebration

Culture Vulture Networking Evening
02/02/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
A networking evening for artists and creative in Caedmon Hall, 5pm-8pm

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
02/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

St Mary's Storytime
03/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Songs and stories for under 5s

Dawn to Dusk - An exhibition by Peter Hicks
03/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Gateshead Central Library, Until Saturday 4 February 2017

New Century Ragtime Orchestra with Keith Nichols (piano) and Nick Ward (percussion)
03/02/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
Unique in Britain, this 12-piece band returns to Gateshead’s Caedmon Hall for a musical journey from the dawn of ragtime through the hot dance and jazz music of the 1920s, to the early swing era of the 1930s.

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
03/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
03/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
03/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Northumbrian Small Pipes
04/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Friendly group of Northumbria Pipers - meet 1st Saturday of the month 10am - 12noon Pipe Makers Forum meets 1 - 3pm

Dawn to Dusk - An exhibition by Peter Hicks
04/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Gateshead Central Library, Until Saturday 4 February 2017

Pirates and Princess Party - Rhymetime @ Birtley Library
04/02/2017 | Birtley Library | non library members
Bring your pirates and princesses for a swashbuckling morning

Rhymetime Plus: Pirates & Princess Party @ Rowlands Gill Library
04/02/2017 | Rowlands Gill Library | Non Library members
Put on your tiaras and eyepatches &meet us at the library

Digital Makings: Alphabet Photography Workshop
04/02/2017 | Whickham Library |
Explore the library building, garden and nearby area to create a digital photographic Alphabet; 10am-12pm.

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
04/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
04/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Biblio Con
04/02/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
Come to our event to celebrate young adults books, authors and readers.

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
06/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Ceilidh Club - First Tuesday of every month
07/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A friendly monthly ceilidh which has been running for almost 25 years. With music from the Redheughers Ceilidh Band, and plenty of help for beginners, all you need to do is turn up and be willing to dance, dance dance! TICKETS £4 ON THE DOOR.

Family History Surgery
07/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
FREE drop-in session with dedicated family history volunteers; every Tuesday, 2 – 4pm

An afternoon with Val Scully @ Birtley Library
07/02/2017 | Birtley Library |
Birtley Heritage group invites local author Val Scully

Tea and Technology @ Blaydon Library
07/02/2017 | Blaydon Library |
Discover e-books, facebook, twitter, apps and safety online

The Art of Frankie Howerd
07/02/2017 | Central Library, Prince Consort Road |
Talk by Jim Lynch

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
07/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
07/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Piano Workshop with Venera Bojkova
08/02/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
A monthly piano workshop, 7pm-9pm

Yoga with Samantha Coe
08/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Relaxing Hatha yoga, to encourage you to relax, build strength, move and feel great. 8 week course starting Wednesday 1 February Two sessions are available, 2 – 3.15pm & 6.45 – 8.15pm

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
08/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
08/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Creative Compositions and Abstract Impressions
08/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Wailes Room, Gateshead Central Library, 6pm-8.30pm; An adult drawing workshop.

Library Lates in the Afternoon @ Birtley Library
09/02/2017 | Birtley Library |
Join us as we explore historical crime fiction with readings and quiz

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
09/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

St Mary's Storytime
10/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Songs and stories for under 5s

Crime Scene: Call The Experts!
10/02/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
Authors come together with a former Crime Scene Manager & a retired Detective Inspector to discuss crime fiction & fact.

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
10/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
10/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Northumbrian Pipe Makers Forum
11/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
If you have an interest in the skills and craft of making and repairing of small pipes, you are most welcome to come along and join this ever expanding group.

Saturday Superheroes
11/02/2017 | Blaydon Library |
If you're a Lego Superheroes fan this is for you!

The Mastersons (USA) and Anthony D'Amato (USA)
11/02/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
Steve Earle's backing band The Mastersons are back with their long awaited return to UK in Feb 17.

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
11/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
11/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
11/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
13/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
13/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Family History Surgery
14/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
FREE drop-in session with dedicated family history volunteers; every Tuesday, 2 – 4pm

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
14/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

The Unhappy Countess
14/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Mary Eleanor Bowes of Gibside was one of the richest women in England but sadly found that money did not buy happiness. Discover why she is often referred to as the Unhappy Countess in this talk by one of Gibside’s history guides, Anthony Atkinson.

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
14/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
14/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Photography Course: Moving on with Phil Punton
15/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre | For all six sessions
6 week course starting Wednesday 15 February, 11.15am – 12.30pm This course is ideal for those who want to move on and deepen their photographic knowledge.

Yoga with Samantha Coe
15/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Relaxing Hatha yoga, to encourage you to relax, build strength, move and feel great. 8 week course starting Wednesday 1 February Two sessions are available, 2 – 3.15pm & 6.45 – 8.15pm

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
15/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
15/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
15/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Tyneside Fiddle Alliance
16/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
1st and 3rd Thursday of every month, 6.30 – 8.30pm Fiddler group for players of all abilities.

Frets on the Tyne Guitar Group
16/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Every Thursday, 11am – 1pm

Fingers & Thumbs Proggy Mat Making
16/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Proggy Mat Making Group, Every Thursday, 2 – 4pm

Murder Mystery Evening: Murder in the Shetlands
16/02/2017 | Blaydon Library |
Fancy being an amateur detective for the evening?

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
16/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
16/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
16/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

St Mary's Storytime
17/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Songs and stories for under 5s

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
17/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
17/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
17/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Coffee and Cakes
18/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Come along to our friendly coffee and cake events and enjoy some home baking

Headstones and Heritage
18/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Discover the hidden glories of St Mary’s both inside and outside in this 90 minute tour.

Weekend Family History Surgery
18/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Supported by members of the Northumberland and Durham Family History Society a regular Monthly surgery for family history researchers needing help and advice.

Heritage Reading Group
18/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
St Mary's Heritage Reading Group - Gateshead Libraries only Saturday reading group,10am – 12pm

Children's Knitting Group
18/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library; 11am-11.45

Digital Makings: Painting with Light
18/02/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
Create light drawings with us in the Caedmon Hall; 10am-12pm.

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
18/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
18/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
18/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Stop Motion Monday
20/02/2017 | Blaydon Library |
Create a stop motion film with our tablets

Creatures Up Close @ Central Library
20/02/2017 | Central Library, Prince Consort Road |
Animal encounters

Creatures Up Close @ Central Library
20/02/2017 | Central Library, Prince Consort Road |
Animal encounters

Digital Makings: Crafty Animations
20/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Gateshead Central Library, 2pm – 4pm

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
20/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
20/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Family History Surgery
21/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
FREE drop-in session with dedicated family history volunteers; every Tuesday, 2 – 4pm

Calling All Padawans
21/02/2017 | Blaydon Library |
Complete the Jedi Challenge

Culture Camp - Make a Movie in a Day
21/02/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
A full day of film making in the half term holidays; 9.30am – 4.30pm.

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
21/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

History Mysteries Children’s Trail
21/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Pop in to St Mary’s over the half term and unravel the truth from the fiction about this building’s fascinating past. Plus our ever popular Victorian toys will be on display for you to play with. Free

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
21/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
21/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Stop Motion @ Leam Lane Library
22/02/2017 | Leam Lane Library |
create a stop motion film with ipads and tablets

Maker Morning
22/02/2017 | Crawcrook Library |
Let your imagination run wild in our maker modelling morning

Go Pokemon Go!
22/02/2017 | Whickham Library |
Lots of Pokémon activities at your local Pokestop

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
22/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

History Mysteries Children’s Trail
22/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Pop in to St Mary’s over the half term and unravel the truth from the fiction about this building’s fascinating past. Plus our ever popular Victorian toys will be on display for you to play with. Free

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
22/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Out of This World Jewellery Workshop with Pop-Up Studio
22/02/2017 | Gateshead Library | Adults
Wailes Room, Gateshead Central Library, 10am-12pm; join Laura from Pop-Up studio for a space themed accessories family workshop.

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
22/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Frets on the Tyne Guitar Group
23/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Every Thursday, 11am – 1pm

Fingers & Thumbs Proggy Mat Making
23/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Proggy Mat Making Group, Every Thursday, 2 – 4pm

Minecraft Mayhem @Felling Library
23/02/2017 | Felling Library |
Create characters from your favourite books or join worlds with your friends

Dinosaur Romp @ Chopwell
23/02/2017 | Chopwell Library |
Come along to our dinosaur themed rhymetime

Digimakings Microbit Coding Activity
23/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Fun coding activity, 2pm-3.30pm

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
23/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

History Mysteries Children’s Trail
23/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Pop in to St Mary’s over the half term and unravel the truth from the fiction about this building’s fascinating past. Plus our ever popular Victorian toys will be on display for you to play with. Free

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
23/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
23/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

St Mary's Storytime
24/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Songs and stories for under 5s

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
24/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

History Mysteries Children’s Trail
24/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Pop in to St Mary’s over the half term and unravel the truth from the fiction about this building’s fascinating past. Plus our ever popular Victorian toys will be on display for you to play with. Free

Lunchtime Classical Concert with Naomi Barker & Sarah Robinson
24/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Flautist Dr Naomi Barker and pianist Sarah Robinson have arranged a short lunch time recital that suits the particular acoustic of St Mary’s Heritage Centre.

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
24/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Mythical Beast Building with Chalk Construction Club
24/02/2017 | Shipley Art Gallery |
Shipley Art Gallery, 10.30am - 12pm

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
24/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
25/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

History Mysteries Children’s Trail
25/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Pop in to St Mary’s over the half term and unravel the truth from the fiction about this building’s fascinating past. Plus our ever popular Victorian toys will be on display for you to play with. Free

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
25/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
25/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Monoprint Workshop with Northern Print
25/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Wailes Room, Gateshead Central Library, 10am-12.30pm

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
27/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
27/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Family History Surgery
28/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
FREE drop-in session with dedicated family history volunteers; every Tuesday, 2 – 4pm

History Wardrobe Presents Dressed To Impress
28/02/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
Costume talk and presentation

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
28/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Whistle Stop Opera: Hansel and Gretel
28/02/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Everyone is invited to just drop in for this free introduction to an operatic delight. Opera North is bringing a new condensed version of Humperdinck’s magical opera, Hansel and Gretel, to St Mary’s Heritage Centre in February 2017.

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
28/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
28/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Digital Makings: Fore-edge Book Workshop
28/02/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Gateshead Central Library, 6pm - 8.30pm

World Book Day Storytime
01/03/2017 | Central Library, Prince Consort Road |
Celebrate World Book Day at our regular storytime.

Yoga with Samantha Coe
01/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Relaxing Hatha yoga, to encourage you to relax, build strength, move and feel great. 8 week course starting Wednesday 1 February Two sessions are available, 2 – 3.15pm & 6.45 – 8.15pm

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
01/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
01/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
01/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Tyneside Fiddle Alliance
02/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
1st and 3rd Thursday of every month, 6.30 – 8.30pm Fiddler group for players of all abilities.

Frets on the Tyne Guitar Group
02/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Every Thursday, 11am – 1pm

Fingers & Thumbs Proggy Mat Making
02/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Proggy Mat Making Group, Every Thursday, 2 – 4pm

World Book Day Fancy Dress Party
02/03/2017 | Central Library, Prince Consort Road |
Celebrate World Book Day!

An Evening with Dinah Jefferies
02/03/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
Author event

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
02/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
02/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
02/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

St Mary's Storytime
03/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Songs and stories for under 5s

Digital Makings: Photography Workshop
03/03/2017 | Whickham Library |
Whickham Library, 10am-12noon

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
03/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
03/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Northumbrian Small Pipes
04/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Friendly group of Northumbria Pipers - meet 1st Saturday of the month 10am - 12noon Pipe Makers Forum meets 1 - 3pm

Festival of Imagination
04/03/2017 | Blaydon Library |
Celebrate World Book Day with a morning of books and crafts

Digital Makings: VJ-ing workshop
04/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Wailes Room, 10.30am – 12.30pm

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
04/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
04/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Northumbrian Pipes; Reed Making Workshop
04/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
For any Northumbrian Piper the making, tuning and care of reeds is essential knowledge. For those who are beginners to the art of reed making or for those who would like to improve their reed making skills

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
04/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Digital Makings: The Story of Fore-edge Books
04/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Gateshead Central Library, 10am-12pm – free just drop in

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
06/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
06/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Ceilidh Club - First Tuesday of every month
07/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A friendly monthly ceilidh which has been running for almost 25 years. With music from the Redheughers Ceilidh Band, and plenty of help for beginners, all you need to do is turn up and be willing to dance, dance dance! TICKETS £4 ON THE DOOR.

Family History Surgery
07/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
FREE drop-in session with dedicated family history volunteers; every Tuesday, 2 – 4pm

Life and Times of Bessie Surtees @ Birtley Library
07/03/2017 | Birtley Library |
Birtley Heritage Group welcomes local historian Bill Saunders

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
07/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
07/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
07/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Piano Workshop with Venera Bojkova
08/03/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
A monthly piano workshop, 7pm-9pm

Digital Makings: Animated Archive Workshop
08/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Wailes Room, 6.30pm – 8.30pm

Yoga with Samantha Coe
08/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Relaxing Hatha yoga, to encourage you to relax, build strength, move and feel great. 8 week course starting Wednesday 1 February Two sessions are available, 2 – 3.15pm & 6.45 – 8.15pm

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
08/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
08/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
08/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Frets on the Tyne Guitar Group
09/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Every Thursday, 11am – 1pm

Fingers & Thumbs Proggy Mat Making
09/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Proggy Mat Making Group, Every Thursday, 2 – 4pm

Make Do and Mend in World War I: A Talk with Meridith Towne
09/03/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
Costume talk with Meridith Towne

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
09/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
09/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
09/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

St Mary's Storytime
10/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Songs and stories for under 5s

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
10/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
10/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
10/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Northumbrian Pipe Makers Forum
11/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
If you have an interest in the skills and craft of making and repairing of small pipes, you are most welcome to come along and join this ever expanding group.

Raspberry Jam
11/03/2017 | Blaydon Library |
Calling all Raspberry Pi enthusiasts...

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
11/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
11/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
11/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

National Science Week: Mad Science!
13/03/2017 | Central Library, Prince Consort Road |
Science event

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
13/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
13/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Family History Surgery
14/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
FREE drop-in session with dedicated family history volunteers; every Tuesday, 2 – 4pm

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
14/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

The Jacobite’s Daughter
14/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
1745 - Highland lass Morag McColl is deeply in love with Euan Stewart, the Laird’s son. When Euan and his brothers leave to join the Jacobite Rising, Morag runs away to join the baggage train to be near him. While Euan fights for the Cause on bloody battlefields, Morag is drawn into a world of secrets and spies, intrigue and injustice. Will this brave lass ever find happiness with her true love? Find out in this talk by author Lorna Wyndham.

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
14/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
14/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Yoga with Samantha Coe
15/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Relaxing Hatha yoga, to encourage you to relax, build strength, move and feel great. 8 week course starting Wednesday 1 February Two sessions are available, 2 – 3.15pm & 6.45 – 8.15pm

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
15/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
15/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
15/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Tyneside Fiddle Alliance
16/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
1st and 3rd Thursday of every month, 6.30 – 8.30pm Fiddler group for players of all abilities.

Frets on the Tyne Guitar Group
16/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Every Thursday, 11am – 1pm

Fingers & Thumbs Proggy Mat Making
16/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Proggy Mat Making Group, Every Thursday, 2 – 4pm

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
16/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
16/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
16/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

St Mary's Storytime
17/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Songs and stories for under 5s

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
17/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
17/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
17/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Coffee and Cakes
18/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Come along to our friendly coffee and cake events and enjoy some home baking

Headstones and Heritage
18/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Discover the hidden glories of St Mary’s both inside and outside in this 90 minute tour.

Weekend Family History Surgery
18/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Supported by members of the Northumberland and Durham Family History Society a regular Monthly surgery for family history researchers needing help and advice.

Heritage Reading Group
18/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
St Mary's Heritage Reading Group - Gateshead Libraries only Saturday reading group,10am – 12pm

Children's Knitting Group
18/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library; 11am-11.45

Family Coding Fun @ Birtley Library
18/03/2017 | Birtley Library |
show the kids there's more to Minecraft than TNT, create some sounds or programmes some disco lights.

Hack Minecraft
18/03/2017 | Crawcrook Library |
Have a go at coding in Minecraft

Digital Makings: Sound Art Workshop
18/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Wailes Room, 10.30am – 12.30pm

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
18/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
18/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
18/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Digital Makings: Happiness Art Workshop
20/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, 10am-12noon

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
20/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
20/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Family History Surgery
21/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
FREE drop-in session with dedicated family history volunteers; every Tuesday, 2 – 4pm

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
21/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
21/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
21/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Yoga with Samantha Coe
22/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Relaxing Hatha yoga, to encourage you to relax, build strength, move and feel great. 8 week course starting Wednesday 1 February Two sessions are available, 2 – 3.15pm & 6.45 – 8.15pm

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
22/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Keep the Home Fires Burning- 5 week course
22/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Discover what life was like at home in the years preceding, during, and immediately after the Great War. Discover why war happened, how society changed as a result and the opportunities this great conflict provided for both men and women.

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
22/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
22/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Frets on the Tyne Guitar Group
23/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Every Thursday, 11am – 1pm

Fingers & Thumbs Proggy Mat Making
23/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Proggy Mat Making Group, Every Thursday, 2 – 4pm

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
23/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
23/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
23/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

St Mary's Storytime
24/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Songs and stories for under 5s

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
24/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
24/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
24/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Me and My Mum
25/03/2017 | Central Library, Prince Consort Road |
Mother's Day crafts

Digital Makings: Animated Archive Workshop
25/03/2017 | Birtley Library |
Birtley Library, 10am – 12.30pm

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
25/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
25/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
25/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Art Jammin’
25/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Wailes Room, 10am - 12.30pm

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
27/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
27/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Family History Surgery
28/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
FREE drop-in session with dedicated family history volunteers; every Tuesday, 2 – 4pm

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
28/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
28/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
28/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Yoga with Samantha Coe
29/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Relaxing Hatha yoga, to encourage you to relax, build strength, move and feel great. 8 week course starting Wednesday 1 February Two sessions are available, 2 – 3.15pm & 6.45 – 8.15pm

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
29/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
29/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
29/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Frets on the Tyne Guitar Group
30/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Every Thursday, 11am – 1pm

Fingers & Thumbs Proggy Mat Making
30/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Proggy Mat Making Group, Every Thursday, 2 – 4pm

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
30/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
30/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
30/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

St Mary's Storytime
31/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Songs and stories for under 5s

Tales from the Tyne - Local History Exhibition
31/03/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A look at unusual events and quirky characters from the South bank of the river. Hidden islands, floating houses, and a bargeman corpse gatherer!

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
31/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
31/03/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Northumbrian Small Pipes
01/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Friendly group of Northumbria Pipers - meet 1st Saturday of the month 10am - 12noon Pipe Makers Forum meets 1 - 3pm

Down in the Jungle Rhymetime @ Birtley Library
01/04/2017 | Birtley Library | non library members
Down in the jungle where nobody goes

Digital makings: Playing the Library
01/04/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Dodds Room, 10.30am – 12.30pm

Digital Makings: Undercover Fore-edge Book Trail
01/04/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, Wednesday 1 February - Saturday 1 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
01/04/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Wedding Showcase
02/04/2017 | St. Mary's Church Hall, Whickham |
St Mary’s Heritage Centre is a wonderful venue for a wedding reception or other special celebrations, and this Wedding Showcase will give you the ideal opportunity to see this historic venue set up for a reception.

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
03/04/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Ceilidh Club - First Tuesday of every month
04/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A friendly monthly ceilidh which has been running for almost 25 years. With music from the Redheughers Ceilidh Band, and plenty of help for beginners, all you need to do is turn up and be willing to dance, dance dance! TICKETS £4 ON THE DOOR.

Family History Surgery
04/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
FREE drop-in session with dedicated family history volunteers; every Tuesday, 2 – 4pm

Digital Makings: The Art of Relaxation @ Blaydon
04/04/2017 | Blaydon Library |
Blaydon Library, 10am-12pm

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
04/04/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
05/04/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Tyneside Fiddle Alliance
06/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
1st and 3rd Thursday of every month, 6.30 – 8.30pm Fiddler group for players of all abilities.

Frets on the Tyne Guitar Group
06/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Every Thursday, 11am – 1pm

Fingers & Thumbs Proggy Mat Making
06/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Proggy Mat Making Group, Every Thursday, 2 – 4pm

Library Lates: Big City Reads
06/04/2017 | Central Library, Prince Consort Road |
Join us for our popular after hours event.

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
06/04/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

St Mary's Storytime
07/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Songs and stories for under 5s

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
07/04/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Northumbrian Pipe Makers Forum
08/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
If you have an interest in the skills and craft of making and repairing of small pipes, you are most welcome to come along and join this ever expanding group.

Down in the Jungle @ Blaydon Library
08/04/2017 | Blaydon Library | Non library members
Down in the jungle where nobody goes...

Digital Makings: Family Music Workshop
08/04/2017 | Leam Lane Library |
Leam Lane Library, 10am-12pm

Alejandro Escovedo (USA) with Sacri Curori and Don Antonio
08/04/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
Jumpin' Hot Club presents Dallas based musician Alejandro Escovedo in the intimate surroundings of the Caedmon Hall.

Postcards from Gateshead: A St Mary’s Bookshop Event
08/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Publisher and author, Andrew Clark, tells the fascinating story of old picture postcards of Gateshead with an illustrated talk using many unique local images.

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
08/04/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
10/04/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Family History Surgery
11/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
FREE drop-in session with dedicated family history volunteers; every Tuesday, 2 – 4pm

Digital Makings: Wearable Tech
11/04/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library, 2pm-3.30pm

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
11/04/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Piano Workshop with Venera Bojkova
12/04/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
A monthly piano workshop, 7pm-9pm

Accidentally Minecrafted @ Blaydon Library
12/04/2017 | Blaydon Library |
Minecraft themed crafts and activities

Culture Camp: Soundscapes
12/04/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
Caedmon Hall, Gateshead Central Library, 9.30am – 4.30pm

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
12/04/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

Frets on the Tyne Guitar Group
13/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Every Thursday, 11am – 1pm

Fingers & Thumbs Proggy Mat Making
13/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Proggy Mat Making Group, Every Thursday, 2 – 4pm

Culture Camp: Make a Play in a Day
13/04/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
Caedmon Hall, 9.30am-4.30pm

Copperplate: An exhibition by Bronwen Deane and Anja Percival
13/04/2017 | Gateshead Library |
The Gallery, Saturday 11 February - Thursday 13 April

St Mary's Storytime
14/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Songs and stories for under 5s

Coffee and Cakes
15/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Come along to our friendly coffee and cake events and enjoy some home baking

Headstones and Heritage
15/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Discover the hidden glories of St Mary’s both inside and outside in this 90 minute tour.

Weekend Family History Surgery
15/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Supported by members of the Northumberland and Durham Family History Society a regular Monthly surgery for family history researchers needing help and advice.

Family History Surgery
18/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
FREE drop-in session with dedicated family history volunteers; every Tuesday, 2 – 4pm

Culture Camp: Film Director Workshop
19/04/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
Caedmon Hall, 9.30am – 4.30pm

Tyneside Fiddle Alliance
20/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
1st and 3rd Thursday of every month, 6.30 – 8.30pm Fiddler group for players of all abilities.

Frets on the Tyne Guitar Group
20/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Every Thursday, 11am – 1pm

Fingers & Thumbs Proggy Mat Making
20/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Proggy Mat Making Group, Every Thursday, 2 – 4pm

Culture Camp: Animation on location
20/04/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
Caedmon Hall, 9.30am – 4.30pm

St Mary's Storytime
21/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Songs and stories for under 5s

Heritage Reading Group
22/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
St Mary's Heritage Reading Group - Gateshead Libraries only Saturday reading group,10am – 12pm

Children's Knitting Group
22/04/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library; 11am-11.45

Digital Makings: Green Screen Animation @ Blaydon
22/04/2017 | Blaydon Library |
Blaydon Library, 10am – 12.30pm

Family History Surgery
25/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
FREE drop-in session with dedicated family history volunteers; every Tuesday, 2 – 4pm

Poem in Your Pocket
25/04/2017 | Whickham Library |
Celebrate poetry with us

Frets on the Tyne Guitar Group
27/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Every Thursday, 11am – 1pm

Fingers & Thumbs Proggy Mat Making
27/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Proggy Mat Making Group, Every Thursday, 2 – 4pm

The Story of Cabaret The Musical
27/04/2017 | Central Library, Prince Consort Road |
Talk by Jim Lynch

St Mary's Storytime
28/04/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Songs and stories for under 5s

Ceilidh Club - First Tuesday of every month
02/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
A friendly monthly ceilidh which has been running for almost 25 years. With music from the Redheughers Ceilidh Band, and plenty of help for beginners, all you need to do is turn up and be willing to dance, dance dance! TICKETS £4 ON THE DOOR.

Family History Surgery
02/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
FREE drop-in session with dedicated family history volunteers; every Tuesday, 2 – 4pm

Tyneside Fiddle Alliance
04/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
1st and 3rd Thursday of every month, 6.30 – 8.30pm Fiddler group for players of all abilities.

Frets on the Tyne Guitar Group
04/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Every Thursday, 11am – 1pm

Fingers & Thumbs Proggy Mat Making
04/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Proggy Mat Making Group, Every Thursday, 2 – 4pm

St Mary's Storytime
05/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Songs and stories for under 5s

Northumbrian Small Pipes
06/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Friendly group of Northumbria Pipers - meet 1st Saturday of the month 10am - 12noon Pipe Makers Forum meets 1 - 3pm

Spring Craft Fair
06/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
St Mary’s welcomes spring time by opening its doors for another craft and food fair in our beautiful venue.

Family History Surgery
09/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
FREE drop-in session with dedicated family history volunteers; every Tuesday, 2 – 4pm

Industrial Sunderland
09/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Sunderland was once one of Britain’s industrial giants. Famous for its shipyards, mines and glass-making, it thrived at a time when its country needed it most.

Piano Workshop with Venera Bojkova
10/05/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
A monthly piano workshop, 7pm-9pm

Frets on the Tyne Guitar Group
11/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Every Thursday, 11am – 1pm

Fingers & Thumbs Proggy Mat Making
11/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Proggy Mat Making Group, Every Thursday, 2 – 4pm

Read Regional with Andrew Hankinson
11/05/2017 | Central Library, Prince Consort Road |
Author event

St Mary's Storytime
12/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Songs and stories for under 5s

Northumbrian Pipe Makers Forum
13/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
If you have an interest in the skills and craft of making and repairing of small pipes, you are most welcome to come along and join this ever expanding group.

Family History Surgery
16/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
FREE drop-in session with dedicated family history volunteers; every Tuesday, 2 – 4pm

The Land of Oak and Iron
16/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
An exciting project offering plenty of opportunities to learn about the natural, industrial and cultural heritage of the Land of Oak & Iron

Tyneside Fiddle Alliance
18/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
1st and 3rd Thursday of every month, 6.30 – 8.30pm Fiddler group for players of all abilities.

Frets on the Tyne Guitar Group
18/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Every Thursday, 11am – 1pm

Fingers & Thumbs Proggy Mat Making
18/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Proggy Mat Making Group, Every Thursday, 2 – 4pm

History Wardrobe Presents Bad Girls and Bonnets
18/05/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
History Wardrobe presentation about the wicked women in Jane Austen's novels...

St Mary's Storytime
19/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Songs and stories for under 5s

Coffee and Cakes
20/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Come along to our friendly coffee and cake events and enjoy some home baking

Headstones and Heritage
20/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Discover the hidden glories of St Mary’s both inside and outside in this 90 minute tour.

Weekend Family History Surgery
20/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Supported by members of the Northumberland and Durham Family History Society a regular Monthly surgery for family history researchers needing help and advice.

Heritage Reading Group
20/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
St Mary's Heritage Reading Group - Gateshead Libraries only Saturday reading group,10am – 12pm

Children's Knitting Group
20/05/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library; 11am-11.45

Family History Surgery
23/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
FREE drop-in session with dedicated family history volunteers; every Tuesday, 2 – 4pm

Who’s Geordie?
23/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Find out about some of the diverse, talented and occasionally notorious people, both past and present, who have connections with Newcastle and the surrounding area. Talk by Sue Hurst.

Frets on the Tyne Guitar Group
25/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Every Thursday, 11am – 1pm

Fingers & Thumbs Proggy Mat Making
25/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Proggy Mat Making Group, Every Thursday, 2 – 4pm

Jumpin’ Hot Club presents: An Evening with Martin Stephenson and friends
25/05/2017 | Caedmon Hall |
Martin Stephenson, one of the UK’s best-loved musicians for over 30 years, returns for his annual show at Caedmon Hall.

St Mary's Storytime
26/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
Songs and stories for under 5s

Family History Surgery
30/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
FREE drop-in session with dedicated family history volunteers; every Tuesday, 2 – 4pm

From Here to Eternity
30/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
We have always had a fascination with death. In this new talk, Anthea Lang discusses graveyards of all shapes and sizes, grave design and the lengths people often went to, to avoid being buried alive!

From Here to Eternity
30/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
We have always had a fascination with death. In this new talk, Anthea Lang discusses graveyards of all shapes and sizes, grave design and the lengths people often went to, to avoid being buried alive!

Great Fire of Gateshead 1854 Family Walk
31/05/2017 | St. Mary's Heritage Centre |
One of the most terrible disasters on Tyneside occurred on the morning of 6th October 2016 when an explosion caused destruction and large loss of life.

Children's Knitting Group
17/06/2017 | Gateshead Library |
Gateshead Central Library; 11am-11.45

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