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
FIREWORKS DISPLAY: 2ND NOVEMBER-6:30PM

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
OCTOBER DINNER: 13TH OCTOBER
Sedgefield Community Association SNOW PARTY
SNOW PARTY: 1ST DECEMBER

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
CAROLS ON THE GREEN: FRI 21ST DEC

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.