SCA Events 2018

Sedgefield Community Association
Bookends Festival

Saturday 29th September - 7.30 to 11pm - CH - An Evening of Music and Poetry in Celebration of Lennon McCartney and Liverpool Poets - £5 entry
Wednesday 3rd October - CH - 7.30pm - 'Hold the Front Page' - A talk on journalism by Ron Eyley - £3 entry
Thursday 4th October - CH - 1.30 to 3.30pm - A presentation by Easington Writers on their recent anthology, 'The Salt of the Earth' - £3 entry
Friday October 5th - Peter Barron (former editor of The Northern Echo) provides a work shop for primary school children (Y3 & Y6) on Darly's Magical History Ride and Snow Drop the Spikeshuffler
Saturday 6th October – CH – 7.30 pm – Lirica Concert - ……………………….
Monday 8th October - CH - 7.30pm to 9pm - A talk by Ethel Stirman (Easington Writers) on her book, 'Not a Minute on the Day', a historical look at family life in a Northern mining town - £3 entry
Wednesday 10th October - CH - 1.30pm to 3.30pm - U3A Flash Fiction workshop - An opportunity to develop your writing skills - £3 entry
Wednesday 10th October – CH – 11 am to 12pm – North Pens Writers – Readings from their anthology which depicts the funny side of life, entitled ‘ Lighter Threads’ - A funny thing happened on the way to the Sheep Show - £3 entry
Saturday October 13th - CH - 1 pm to 3pm - Natalie Scott (poet) – Pen Power – Writing for Wellbeing
Saturday October 13th - Sedgefield Library - 9.30am to 11.30am - Holly Sterling (children's writer and illustrator) - A workshop to inspire and encourage young writers - £1 entry
Saturday 13th October - CH - 7pm to 11pm - A four course dinner, in celebration of the 250th anniversary of the first voyage of Captain Cook & HMS Endeavour - Drinks reception starts at 7 pm - £18
Monday 15th October - CH - 7.30pm to 9.30pm - Chris Lloyd - Fish and Actors - A talk on the History of Darlington Civic Theatre - £3 entry
Tuesday 16th October - CH - 7.30pm to 9.30pm - Griff Hosker - A well known writer of Historical Fiction - A talk on his wide range of novels, ranging from Romans to World War 2 - £3 entry
Wednesday 17th October - CH - 1.30 to 3.30pm - U3A Catch a Character workshop - An opportunity to develop your own writing skills - £3 entry
Saturday 20th October - 10am to 1pm - CH - Book Sale - Featuring local authors and illustrators (children's and adult fiction) - Free entry
Saturday 20th October - 11am to 12pm - CH - Paul Parsons - Fat Bloke on a Bike – A talk on his book, which every cyclist will enjoy! - £3 entry
Saturday 20th October - 12 pm to 1pm - CH - Adam Bushnell - A talk/activity for children on the fantastic 'Folk Tales in County Durham' including the Pickled Parson - Free entry
Saturday 20th October - 2pm to 4pm - CH - Anna Woodford - Poetry workshop - An opportunity to develop your skills - £3 entry
Saturday 20th October - 10am to 4pm - CH - U3A Photographic Exhibition - A thought provoking look at ' Lines of Life' – Free
Saturday 20th October – 10am to 4pm – CH - Art exhibition by local artists Jane Spink and Ceddesfeld Art Group
Avril Joy & Wendy Robertson – two notable Northern writers will give a masterclass ‘Writing from Life’ - Date & venue TBC

Sedgefield Community Association FIREWORKS DISPLAY

The SCA are pleased to support this Town Council event. A large display takes place on the lawns and the bar is open. Tickets can be bought from the Town Council offices.

Sedgefield Community Association OCTOBER DINNER
Sedgefield Community Association SNOW PARTY

This is another popular Town Council event. The SCA support the event by holding a craft fair in the main hall and serving refreshments.

Sedgefield Community Association CAROLS ON THE GREEN

Following the singing of carols on the turning circle in front of St Edmund’s Church, carollers are welcome to come and enjoy a glass of mulled wine in the lounge at Ceddesfeld.