What’s on in Spalding, Holbeach, Sutton Bridge

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

Events from Thursday, April 2 to Wednesday, April 8

Thursday

Pond dipping: for ages five-12, 10.30-11.30am, 1-2pm, 2.30-3.30pm, RSPB Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve, 01205 724678.

Family fun: drop in arts and crafts, 11am-3pm, Ayscoughfee Hall, Spalding, 01775 764555.

Pottery painting: all ages, 10am-4pm, Unique Cottage Studios, Spalding, 07940 449424.

Fashion show: 7pm, Marjorum Hall, Gosberton Risegate, PE11 4ET, 07768 257202.

Easter bunny hunt: 10am-6pm, Grimsthorpe Castle, near Bourne, 01778 591205.

Easter nest cakes: making and decorating nest cakes with Spalding Holiday Club for ages four-18, 10am-1pm, The Umbrella, Westlode Street, Spalding, 01775 712359.

Easter egg hunt: until April 13, ages five-15, 10am-3pm, RSPB Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve, 01205 724678.

Giant Easter egg hunt 10am-6pm, Springfields Outlet Shopping, Spalding.

Climbing tower: seven metres high, four can climb together, until Wednesday, Queensgate Shopping Centre, Peterborough.

Friday

Chain Bridge Forge: open Easter weekend, blacksmithing demos and opportunity to make something, 10am-3pm, High Street, Spalding.

Pottery painting: all ages, 10am-4pm, Unique Cottage Studios, Spalding, 07940 449424.

Easter activities: giant Easter egg hunt 10am-6pm, meerkats and friends 11am-5pm, face painting noon-3pm, miniature railway and land train noon-4pm, balloon art, Springfields Outlet Shopping, Spalding.

Medieval Easter: experience Easter in the middle ages, original artefacts and replicas, try on full suit of armour, 10.30am-3pm, and tomorrow, Guildhall Museum, South Street, Boston, PE21 6HT, 01205 365954

Easton Walled Gardens: open for NGS, 11am-4pm, Easton, NG33 5AP, www.eastonwalledgardens.co.uk

Street dance: for ages 11-18, ten weeks ending in grand final, 7.30-9pm Holbeach Youth Centre, 7-8.30pm Middlecott Sports Centre, Kirton, 01529 410595, www.dancefactorlincolnshire.weebly.com

Alan Carr: 8pm, Cambridge Corn Exchange, 01223 357851.

Saturday

Easter fun day: and craft and gift market, Easter egg hunt, child who arrives with best decorated hard-boiled egg will win an Easter hamper, 10am-2pm, market all day, Deeping Shopping Centre, 01945 584109.

Easter egg hunt: Lincolnshire Co-op stores at Holbeach, Gosberton and Wygate Park, Spalding.

Pure Vinyl: retro disco, Sutton Bridge Constitutional Club.

Chain Bridge Forge: open Easter weekend, blacksmithing demos and opportunity to make something, 11am-3pm, High Street, Spalding.

Pottery painting: all ages, 10am-4pm, Unique Cottage Studios, Spalding, 07940 449424.

Decorate an egg: take your egg, prizes for under sevens and eight-11, 10am, Flowers ’n Things, Red Lion Street, Spalding.

Coffee morning: and snack lunches, 10am-1pm, Broad Street Methodist Church, Spalding, 01775 640381.

Easter activities: giant Easter egg hunt 10am-6pm, meerkats and friends 11am-5pm, face painting noon-3pm, miniature railway and land train noon-4pm, balloon art, Springfields Outlet Shopping, Spalding.

Alan Carr: 8pm, Cambridge Corn Exchange, 01223 357851.

Sunday

Car boot: Spalding Lions annual event, booters 6am, gates 7.30am-12.30pm, Sainsbury’s car park, Spalding.

Model tractor: and construction show, 10am-4pm, Springfields Events Centre, Spalding, PE12 6ET, 01775 713253.

Gift and craft fair: 11am-4pm, Victory Hall, Gedney, 01406 550627.

Family fun day: Easter craft activities, ages five-12, 10.30am-4pm, RSPB Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve, www.rspb.org.uk/framptonmarsh

Easter egg hunt: 10am-3pm, Moulton Mill.

Easter fun day: games, activities, face painting, McDonald’s, Long Sutton, PE12 9AF, 01406 303305.

Easter activities: giant Easter egg hunt 10am-6pm, meerkats and friends 11am-5pm, face painting noon-3pm, miniature railway and land train noon-4pm, balloon art, Springfields Outlet Shopping, Spalding.

Chain Bridge Forge: open Easter weekend, blacksmithing demos and opportunity to make something, 11am-3pm, High Street, Spalding.

Easter egg hunt: 11am-4.30pm, free with house/garden ticket, Burghley House, Stamford, 01780 752451.

NGS open garden: English cottage garden, 2-5pm, Willow Cottage, Burgh-le-Marsh, near Skegness, 01754 811450.

Monday

Transported: open workshop to create photographic murals to use at Holbeach Cemetery chapels, drop-in between 10am and 2pm, Holbeach Cemetery, 07747 271825.

Easter egg trail: craft and plant stall, Three Counties Dog Rescue, 2-4pm, Bourne Wood, 07760 468052.

Chain Bridge Forge: open Easter weekend, blacksmithing demos and opportunity to make something, 11am-3pm, High Street, Spalding.

Easter activities: giant Easter egg hunt 10am-6pm, meerkats and friends 11am-5pm, face painting noon-3pm, miniature railway and land train noon-4pm, balloon art, Springfields Outlet Shopping, Spalding.

Moulton Mill: open 10am-3pm.

Feast of fiddles: 8pm, Lincoln Drill Hall, 01522 873894

Tuesday

Popstars and rockstars: learn to dance like your favourite pop and rock stars, ages four-seven, 10am-noon, The Umbrella, Westlode Street, Spalding, 01775 712359.

Bird for kids: learn your swans from your swallows, ages five-12, 10.30am-noon, 1.30-3pm, RSPB Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve, 01205 724678.

REME Association: social evening, 7.30pm, Drill Hall, Main Ridge West, Boston, 01754 874200.

AGM: Moulton Seas End Village Hall Management Committee.

Wednesday

Creative writing: workshop with Rennie Parker, 3.30pm, Long Sutton Primary School, Transported 01406 701006.

Dash mash up: ages eight-12, 10am, The Umbrella, Westlode Street, Spalding, 01775 712359.

Movies

South Holland Centre, Spalding

Shaun the Sheep Movie, Thursday 11am, Saturday and Monday 2pm, Tuesday 6pm, Wednesday 2pm.; Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Thursday 6.30pm, Saturday 7.30pm, Tuesday 2pm, Wednesday 7.30pm; Big Hero, Thursday 2pm.

Peterborough Showcase

For films and times visit wwwshowcasecinemas.co.uk

Music

Saturday

The Soundinjectors, 9pm, Draymans Arms, Spalding.

Kenny Rich, 8.30pm, Long Sutton RBL, 01406 362076.

James Courtney, 8pm, Donington RBL, 01775 821112.

Sunday

Clayton, 8pm, Donington RBL, 01775 821112.

Theatre

Key Theatre, Peterborough

The Real Thing, Stacey Kent, Swinging at the Cotton Club.