Saturday May 1 – Monday May 31

All day, every day!

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

Craig’s Fitness Challenge

Every day during this year’s Jesmond Community Festival you will find on Jesmond Pool’s Facebook page a new routine posted by Craig. Can you complete them all? See for more information.

Saturday May 1

7:00 – 9:00pm

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

Opening Night DJ Set

Start this year’s Jesmond Community Festival in style! Party at home while you join this online DJ Set with Scott Amstrong from Jesmond Pool and Gym. Disco through the decades 60’s, 70’s, 80’s up to now! Songs for everyone. To receive the Zoom link, email and she will send you the link 24 hours before the event.

Monday May 3

1:00 – 2:00pm

Online Event

Music with International Students

Music from around the world with International Students from Newcastle University. A Zoom event.

Wednesday May 5

10:30am – 12:00noon

Jesmond Library, St George’s Terrace NE2 2DL

Wellbeing for Life

A special Open Meeting in the series of monthly events promoted by the Friends of Jesmond Library and the Elders Council of Newcastle. Further details to be announced in due course.

Thursday May 6

6:00 – 7:00pm

Jesmond Library, St George’s Terrace NE2 2DL

The Climate Emergency: Action Points in Jesmond

Tony Waterston will give this talk, one of a series of Jesmond Library Thursday Evening talks on Climate Change. More detail in due course, including whether Tony will be speaking online, via Zoom, or in person (if public health advice allows). For more information email .

Friday May 7

11:00am and 3:00pm

Reid Park Road

Reid Park Road – Circular Walk

John North, City Guide, will lead this walk, lasting no more than 90 minutes, which will explore the area to the east of Osborne Road, and consider its history before modern Jesmond was built. Numbers of people on each walk will be strictly limited to five (plus the guide) to comply with COVID restrictions. Extra dates and times will be arranged, if demand justifies. Email John on to make detailed arrangements. Please do not turn up for the walk unless you have booked with John, in advance.