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Things to do and places to go

Services and organisations who have a range of activities, hobbies and events in and around Sunderland for you to enjoy.


In addition you can also visit See it Do it Sunderland  and Active Sunderland to find a whole host of activities and events for the whole family.  Our libraries also regularly hold activities and events, visit What's on in Libraries for more details.


Why not join the library
If you are not a member of one of our libraries you can join on line here and enjoy a host of free online materials, see below for more details.


Books at home service
If you are unable to access a library due to age, ill-health, disability or mobility problems whether its long or short-term.  Visit the books at home service to register.


E-books, E-audio books and E-magazines
Library members can borrow a selection of e-books, e-audio books and e-magazines.  This service is free and all you need to get started is your library card and PIN number.  If you don't have your PIN number or have forgotten it you can get it from City, Houghton-le-Spring or Washington Library.

Visit the e-books and e-audio books website or  e-magazines website to sign up for these great free services


Royal National Institute of Blind People
You can also sign up for the Royal National Institute of Blind People's free talking books by digital download service.

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