Here’s your comprehensive Diary for the Market Rase, Caistor and Brigg area.
Wednesday, December 12
l Drop-in Craft Club at The Hub, Union Street, Market Rasen, 2pm-4pm. Card weaving. Cost £2.50 per session. Details 01673 844556.
l North Kelsey WI Christmas party and entertainment by the Shimea Dancers in the Community Hall, 7.15pm. Donations for Grimsby Women’s Aid.
Thursday, December 13
l St Mary’s Church Christmas Flower Arranging at East Barkwith Village Hall, 2pm.
l Caistor Town Council meeting in the Town Hall, 6.45pm.
l Live Nativity at Hall Farm Park, South Kelsey, 7pm.
l Brigg Singers Christmas Concert at the Methodist Church, Barnard Avenue, 7.30pm. Tickets £5 including light refreshments, from Brigg Tourist Information Centre or 01724 762394.
l Rase Heritage meeting in Market Rasen Library 7.30pm. Discussion on All Our Stories and other projects, plus seasonal refreshments.
Friday, December 14
l Country Market in the Salvation Army Hall, John Street, Market Rasen, from 9am-1pm.
l Limelight Theatre Group at Brookenby Theatre from 7.30pm. New members, aged 11 years upwards, welcome. Details Ann 01472 852952 or Martin 01673 849809.
l Market Rasen and District Dancing Club Xmas knife and fork supper, with bar, in the Festival Hall, 7.30pm - 10.45pm. Organist Brian Link. More details: Stephanie 01673 849522, Ann 01673 842188 or Ann 01522 827040.
l Wolds Singers Christmas Concert in the Angel Suite, Brigg, 7.30pm. Tickets £6.50, including light refreshments. 01724 850518.
l Brigg St John’s Singers Christmas Concert in St John’s Church Hall.
Friday 14 and Saturday 15 December
l Barnetby Silver Band Christmas Concerts at Barnetby Village Hall, 7.30pm. £5 including refreshments. 01652 688695.
Saturday, December 15
l Santa’s breakfast at Caistor Parish Church, 9am. Breakfast (beans on toast), meet Santa and get a gift, all for £1.50. Adult hot drinks available. In aid of the Children’s Society.
l Christmas coffee morning at Market Rasen Methodist Church, 10am to 12 noon.
l Christmas Fayre / table top sale at The Heneage Arms, Hainton, 11am - 4pm.
l Market Rasen Resdev Band Christmas Concert in The Festival Hall, Market Rasen, 7.30pm. Admission £6.
l Faldingworth Live presents John Allison in concert. Doors open 7.15pm, music from 8pm. Tickets £8 from 01673 843036 or 07771 745470.
Sunday, December 16
l Sleigh Race - Sixhills to Heneage Arms, Hainton, 11am start. www.theheneagearms.co.uk
l Furry Tails of Jerry Green Dog Rescue Christmas event – Jerry Green Dog Rescue, Broughton - from 12 noon. Details: 01652 650886
l Start of Caistor and District Lions Club going round the villages.
l Christmas Carols around the piano with Nigel and Gilly at The Blacksmith’s Arms, Rothwell.
l All age Christmas party, with magician and Santa, at Great Limber Village Hall. Details at Great Limber Village Stores 01469 560233.
l Santa is coming to the Salutation Inn, Nettleton, at 4.30pm.
Monday, December 17
l Christmas Mime in Market Rasen Market Place, 6.30pm.
Tuesday, December 18
l Carols around Caistor Market Place Christmas tree, 6pm.
l The Ludensian Singers in concert at Market Rasen Methodist Church, 7.30pm. Tickets £5 on the door or from 01673 844214. Doors open at 6.30pm.
Wednesday, December 19
l Drop-in Craft Club at The Hub, Union Street, Market Rasen, 2pm-4pm. Felt flowers and decorations. Cost £2.50 per session. Details 01673 844556.
l Carols around Middle Rasen. Meet at Church Hall for 7pm start.
l Carols with The Cabra Singers at Hackthorn Church, 7.30pm. Tickets £6 adults, £2 children, from 01673 861698. In aid of Grimsby Children’s Hospice and Hackthorn Church.
l Caistor and District Lions Carol Concert with Market Rasen Resdev Band in Caistor Town Hall, 8pm.
Thursday, December 20
l Caistor Sports and Social Club quiz night, 8pm.
Saturday, December 22
l Brigg Christmas Farmers’ Market, 9am - 3pm. Details: 01652 657053.
l ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas - Christmas crafts and activities for five to 11 year olds at Market Rasen Library, 10am - 12 noon, and at Caistor Library, 2pm - 3.15pm.
l Male Voice Choir concert in Caistor Parish Church, 7pm.
l Kick off Christmas at Caistor Sports and Social Club - Abi Moore and friends: Acoustic Christmas, 7.30pm. Tickets: £6 from 01476 560041 or online at www.wegottickets.com