A gentle guided walk through Saltwell Park starts at the avenue road entrance, opposite the Little Theatre, on Sunday, at 2.30pm.
Tango Fire from Argentina is at The Sage on Friday, at 7.30pm. Call (0191) 443 4661.
Whickham in Bloom autumn show is at St Mary's Centre, Church Chare, on Saturday from 2pm to 5pm. Free entry. Call (0191) 433 6900.
Sunniside church hall in Sunniside Road hosts a tea dance next Tuesday from 1.30pm to 3.30pm.
Beacon Lough Baptist Church has a flower festival from Friday, September 8, to Sunday, September 10.
Bensham Grove Community Centre, in Sidney Grove, has a 10-week Guitar for Beginners course starting on Friday, September 29, from 1pm to 3pm. Call (0191) 433 6450.
BRIAN CANNELL, 0191 460 6642