Following the success of last year's EastSide Learning Reading Fair, we have decided to hold another this year, but we need your help.

We need your donations of nearly new children's books in order to build a “Giving Library”. All donations to be received by Tuesday 21st March to EastSide Partnership offices.

The Reading Fair takes place on Friday 24th March at Skainos.

Please contact Kathy by tel 02890451900 or email for more information.

We are currently seeking a barista to join a new and exciting team of people at JACK Coffee Bar, EastSide Visitor Centre.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate experience in a similar role and will:

Join us for a tour of 

All residents from East Belfast, particularly those interested in community gardening, are welcome to join us FREE of charge for a trip to Mount Stewart on Thursday 9 March , 9.00-16.00. 

To book your place or for more information, please contact:

Madeleine Hutchens

Neighbourhood Renewal Coordinator

T: 028 9046 7939 


Join EastSide Arts for #EastSideSesions, a regular monthly Friday night gig at the EastSide Visitor Centre.

On Friday 24th February, 8pm we will be joined by the very talented Malojian.  

Join us for a tour of C.S. Lewis Square on Sunday 19th February with Laura Spence, Stone Circle Consulting.

Tours last approximately 45 mins and leave EastSide Visitor Centre at 13:30, 14:30 & 15:30.

£6 Adult, £4 Child, Under 5's go free.

Fitness Freddy returns to #CSLSquare for a fun, fitness session on Friday 17th February, 11am-12pm.

All welcome, and it's free. Just bring yourself, a pair of trainers and a bottle of water! 

You may remember last year we had a public vote to name the Connswater Community Greenway bridges from Dixon Playing Fields to Beersbridge Road including The Hollow. 

On Monday 13th February we will be celebrating the new names with an Unveiling Event at 12pm.

Help us keep the Connwater Community Greenway clean to create a safe, accessible and green space for all to enjoy. Between 9-11th February we're running a campaign in our parks and open spaces.

Enjoy an amazing George Best experience with two tickets to the premiere of new film Best (George Best: All By Himself) and an overnight stay in the George Best House on Thursday 16th March.

Special offer only £120 (includes 2 x premiere tickets and overnight stay for 2)

Email for more information or to book