Friday May 22

1:45 pm to 2:45 pm

Jesmond Library
St George’s Terrace NE2 2DL

Music by West Jesmond School

A musical performance by the West Jesmond Primary School String Group and Choir. All welcome, including families, neighbours and all Jesmond residents.

Friday May 22

6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Jesmond Library
St George’s Terrace NE2 2DL

Climate Emergency

What is the “Climate Emergency” and what can we do about it? Alistair Ford is a lecturer in the School of Engineering, Newcastle University, specialising in climate change.

Friday May 22

7:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Jesmond United Reformed Church
Burdon Terrace NE2 3AE

Music for St Oswald’s: A Recital of Songs and Duets for a Spring Evening

Bonnie Shaw (Soprano), Les Hodgson (Tenor) and Len Young (Piano) return with a mix of songs from stage and screen. All proceeds to St Oswald’s Hospice. Concert generously sponsored by Naylors Gavin Black Llp with support from Jesmond Pool and Gym.

Friday May 22

7:00 pm to 9:30 pm

The Holy Name Church Hall
Towers Avenue NE2 3QE

Film Night: Bringing Up Baby

The 1938 classic Howard Hawks screwball comedy, starring Cary Grant and Katherine Hepburn. No charge, all welcome, bring your own drinks and snacks.

Friday May 22

7:30 pm to 9:30 pm

St George’s Church Hall
Osborne Road NE2 2TF

Anna Nicholson: Get Happy

The fabulous comedian returns to St George’s after her fantastic show last year. Tickets from St George’s Parish Office, which is open on weekdays from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. Don’t wait too long, it will probably be a sell-out!

Saturday May 23

11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Jesmond Methodist Church
St George’s Terrace NE2 2DL

Taste of Nations

Jesmond Methodist Church invites you to drop in and sample food from across the world.

Saturday May 23

12:00 noon start

Newcastle Cricket Club
Osborne Avenue NE2 1JS

Newcastle CC v Gateshead Fell

A North East Premier League, Division 1 cricket match. All welcome! See www.newcastlecc.org.uk for up-to-date information about cricket and other activities at the cricket club.

Saturday May 23

2:00 – 4:00 pm

Jesmond Pool and Gym
St George’s Terrace NE2 2DL

Free Child Swim

Free child swim with every adult swim.

Saturday May 23

5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

St George’s Church Hall
Osborne Road NE2 2TF

Sax on the Tyne

A big sound and big fun! Come along and enjoy some toe-tapping tunes from Newcastle’s Saxophone Band. Free. Interval refreshments. Donations welcome.

Saturday May 23

7:00 pm to 9:30 pm

Jesmond United Reformed Church Hall
Burdon Terrace NE2 3AE

Festival Ceilidh

A fun evening for all ages. Come along and dance, or just listen to music from the Rumbling Kern Ceilidh Band. Soft drinks provided, but please bring your own food and any other drinks if you wish. Entry free, donations to Christian Aid.

Sunday May 24

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Craghall
Matthew Bank NE2 3RE

Semitones

An informal concert for residents, staff and friends. If you are not a resident and wish to attend you must contact Craghall in advance.

Sunday May 24

Entertainment
4:00 pm to 10:00 pm

The Punch Bowl Hotel
125 Jesmond Road NE2 1JY

1950s Rock and Roll Weekend

DAY 1

Live music, themed décor, special food menu. Free entry.

Sunday May 24

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Jesmond Library
St George’s Terrace NE2 2DL

Gertrude Bell: Tyne, Tees and Tigris

Keith Jewitt re-examines the life and work of Gertrude Bell, with a particular emphasis on her Tyneside roots. Donations please!

Monday May 25

Entertainment
12:30 pm to 6:00 pm

The Punch Bowl Hotel
125 Jesmond Road NE2 1JY

1950s Rock and Roll Weekend

DAY 2

Live music, themed décor, special food menu. Free entry.

Monday May 25

7:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Newcastle Cricket Club
Osborne Avenue NE2 1JS

Photographic Exhibition

“Is there life after cricket?” Northern landscape photographs by former Northumberland cricketer, Tim Brown.

Tuesday May 26

10:30 am to 12 noon

Jesmond Library
St George’s Terrace NE2 2DL

Children’s Crafts: Springtime Fun!

Fun for younger children, accompanied by an adult. Craft materials supplied, but donations please.

Tuesday May 26

5:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Newcastle Cricket Club
Osborne Avenue NE2 1JS

Photographic Exhibition

“Is there life after Cricket?” Northern landscape photographs by former Northumberland cricketer, Tim Brown.

Wednesday May 27

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Bobiks at the Punch Bowl Hotel
125 Jesmond Road NE2 1JY

Family Cinema: Toy Story 4

The most recent film in the much loved Pixar series. Admission free.

Wednesday May 27

5:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Newcastle Cricket Club
Osborne Avenue NE2 1JS

Photographic Exhibition

“Is there life after cricket?”

Thursday May 28

12:00 noon to 2:00 pm

Holy Trinity Church Hall
Churchill Gardens NE2 1HB

“Vintage” Lunch Club

Lunch for seniors, served at 12:30 pm, price £3. All welcome. Meet old friends and make new ones.

Thursday May 28

5:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Newcastle Cricket Club
Osborne Avenue NE2 1JS

Photographic Exhibition

“Is there life after Cricket?”

Friday May 29

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

The Punch Bowl Hotel
125 Jesmond Road NE2 1JY

Family Cinema: Jungle Book (the 1967 animation)

At Bobiks, upstairs at the Punch Bowl. Admission free

Friday May 29

5:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Newcastle Cricket Club
Osborne Avenue NE2 1JS

Photographic Exhibition

“Is there life after Cricket?”

Friday May 29

7:30 pm to 9:00 pm

Jesmond Methodist Church
St George’s Terrace NE2 2DL

God, Stephen Hawking and the Multiverse

What Hawking said, and why it matters. In this multi-media lecture David Wilkinson, cosmologist and theologian, takes a tour of Hawking’s scientific work, why it matters to science and understanding God.

Saturday May 30

5:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Newcastle Cricket Club
Osborne Avenue NE2 1JS

Photographic Exhibition

“Is there life after Cricket?”

Saturday May 30

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Jesmond Pool and Gym
St George’s Terrace NE2 2DL

Free Sauna and Steam

Free sauna and steam with an adult swim.

Saturday May 30

4:00 pm to 4:45 pm or 5:15 to 6:00 pm

Jesmond Pool and Gym
St George’s Terrace NE2 2DL

Meet the Mermaids

Get your picture taken wearing a tail! Children taking part in this session are not permitted to swim at this time. Spaces are limited, so book early to avoid disappointment. Contact Donna, mermaidsatjesmondpoolandgym@gmail.com for up-to-date information on all Mermaids activities.

Saturday May 30

6:00 – 8:00 pm

Jesmond Library
St George’s Terrace NE2 2DL

Quiz Night

How well do you know your books and library? Come along for a fun quiz night compered by Crispin Welby. £3 per table. Refreshments will be available.

 

Sunday May 31

10:30 am to 12:30 pm

The Green
Roseberry Crescent NE2 1HB

Jesmond Vale Litter Pick

A chance to enjoy the family atmosphere of this annual event, and help give the Vale a Summer clean up. Meet opposite Holy Trinity Church. Enquiries at keepjesmondclean@gmail.com .

Sunday May 31

11:00 am to 2:00 pm

West Jesmond Allotments
Highbury/ Forsyth Road NE2 3BX

Open Day

Open visitor access. Stroll around our site, look at the plots, talk to the gardeners, perhaps discuss taking your own plot. Plants, seedlings and home-made produce on sale.

Sunday May 31

12:00 noon to 7:00 pm

Newcastle Cricket Club
Osborne Avenue NE2 1JS

Photographic Exhibition

“Is there life after Cricket?”

Sunday May 31

3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Jesmond Methodist Church
St George’s Terrace NE2 2DL

Birthday Celebration

Come and join us in celebrating the Church’s birthday, with crafts and games designed for the whole family!