Events in South Holland in the week ahead

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News from the Lincs Free Press and Spalding Guardian, spaldingtoday.co.uk, @LincsFreePress on Twitter

Listings from Thursday, December 18 to Wednesday, December 24

Thursday

Christmas concert: sing along with Sutton Bridge Gospel Choir, St Matthew’s Church, Sutton Bridge, 7.30pm.

Spalding Folk Club: singaround, Welland Yacht Club, 8.30pm.

East Elloe Lions Club: Santa run, Tesco, Holbeach, all day.

Spalding Lions: Santa run, Pinchbeck, 6pm-8pm.

Line dancing: Gedney Dyke Village Hall, 10am-11am, 0743 2155 928.

Bingo: Christmas Special, Elizabethan Centre, Whaplode Drove, 7.30pm, 01406 330388.

The Christmas Miracle: a performance of the nativity in song and tableau by choir of St Mary’s Church, Pinchbeck, at St Bartholomew’s Church, West Pinchbeck, 7pm.

Friday

East Elloe Lions Club: Santa run, Long Sutton Co-op, all day.

Fen Friday Health Walks: meet 10.30am near church at Morton, 01775 750479.

Carol concert: St Mary & the Holy Rood Church, Donington, 7.30pm, £5 to include mulled wine and mince pies.

Craft activities for 5-8 year olds: Spalding Library, 10.30-noon, book places at £1 on 01522 782010.

Christmas Tree Festival: St Laurence Church, Surfleet, 10am-4pm, free entry, hot lunches noon-2pm, Santa in church from 2pm, musical entertainment.

Saturday

Book launch: Bamse Came Too, Bookmark, Spalding, 11am-1pm.

Children’s party: for young people up to age 14, Whaplode St Catherine Memorial Hall, 1pm, 01406 540733.

Christmas Tree Festival: Weston Church, 1pm-5pm.

Spalding Lions: Santa run and organ, Sainsbury’s, Spalding.

Christmas Tree Festival: St Laurence Church, Surfleet, 10am-4pm, free entry, hot lunches noon-2pm, Santa in church from 1pm, musical entertainment.

Sunday

Christmas Tree Festival: Weston Church, 1pm-5pm, plus carols by candlelight 6pm.

Carols by Candlelight: Quadring Parish Church, 6pm.

Carol service: Spalding United Reformed Church, 10.30am.

Carol service: All Saints’ Church, Moulton, 6pm.

Thorpe Hall Appeal: festive music from A Handful of Harmonies plus soloists, stalls, refreshments, The Manor, West Deeping, 01778 345857.

Christmas Tree Festival: St Laurence Church, Surfleet, 10am-4pm, free entry, hot lunches noon-2pm, musical entertainment, traditional carols 4pm.

Monday

Spalding Lions: Santa run, Surfleet, 6pm-8pm.

East Elloe Lions Club: Santa run, Tesco, Holbeach, all day.

East Elloe Lions Club: Santa run, Sutton St James (weather permitting), 6.30pm.

Activity camp: Castle Sports Complex, Spalding, 9am-5pm.

Tuesday

East Elloe Lions Club: Santa run, Tesco, Holbeach, all day.

Pre-school Christmas story time: Spalding Library, 2pm-2.30pm, followed by craft activities, free event, no need to book.

Activity camp: Castle Sports Complex, Spalding, 9am-5pm.

Bingo: Long Sutton British Legion Hall, eyes down 7.30pm.

Tea with Santa: Springfields Outlet Shopping, Spalding, 4.30pm-6.30pm.

Wednesday

Ice rink: Waterside Garden Centre, Baston, 11am-4pm, watersidegardencentre.co.uk

Nativity service: Quadring Parish Church, 3pm.

Nativity service: Gosberton Parish Church, 4pm.

Crib service: All Saints’ Church, Moulton, 4pm.

Carols round the tree: Spalding United Reformed Church, 6pm.