What's On in 2018/19
Please note that the monthly illustrated talks take place in the MAIN HALL at THORNHILL SCHOOL. The venue is large and comfortable and there is ample parking there as well. The talks will continue to commence at 7.30pm and last for approx. one hour. Doors open at 7pm - all are welcome. The talks are £1 to members with a £2 cover charge for visitors.The society's talks are held on the THIRD Tuesday of each month - Sept to June (see times above). The following are all illustrated talks commencing at 7.30pm and last approx one hour. Doors are open at 6.50pm
The talks take place in Thornhill School main hall
17th Sept Life in 1954 Sunderland by Philip Curtis
15th Oct Sport in Sunderland during World War One by Trevor Thorne
19th Nov The Miners' Strike of 1984 by Alan Smith
The society's archives at 6 DouroTerrace (just up frm the Civic Centre) are open to everyone to visit throughout the year EVERY WEDNESDAY and SATURDAY, 9.30am to 12.00 noon. Members and visitors are welcome to come and view the Society's vast collections of documents, maps and photographs.