Entertainment listings: 10/12/13

Entertainment listings.
Entertainment listings.

This week’s entertainment listings.

WEDNESDAY

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, the perfect holiday treat for ages 5+, The Dukes, Lancaster, 10.30am and 2pm, prices and tickets from 01524 598500.

Art in the Park, Williamson Park, Lancaster, 10.15am, with artist Janet Robinson, suitable for all abilities, 07786 868 783, email jmr@jmr.org.uk.

Lunchtime Organ Concert, Ashton Hall, Lancaster, doors open 12.15pm, music starts 12.40pm, free admission, donations appreciated.

Morecambe Lantern Festival, West End, Morecambe, from 6pm, More Music’s annual winter Lantern Festival.

Lancaster Civic Society Winter Lecture Series, Banqueting Suite, Lancaster Town Hall, 7.30pm, non-members £2.

University of Lancaster Music Society’s Christmas Concert, The Priory, Priory Close, Lancaster, 7.30pm, prices and tickets from 01524 65338.

The Silverdale Hoard, Viking silver, Lancaster City Museum, Market Square, 10am-5pm, 01524 64637.

A Brief Encounter with Noel Coward, Carnforth Heritage Centre, Carnforth Station, Bateman Gallery, 10am-4pm, 01524 735165.

THURSDAY

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, the perfect holiday treat for ages 5+, The Dukes, Lancaster, 10.30am and 2pm, prices and tickets from 01524 598500.

Mark Thomas, 100 Acts of Minor Dissent, The Dukes, Lancaster, 8pm, £15/12 conc, 01524 598500.

Ashtanga Yoga with Grace, United Reformed Church, Bowerham Road, Lancaster, 6.30pm, 01524 381091.

Deck the Hall with Boughs of Holly at the Shire Hall, Lancaster Castle, 7.30pm, five musically talented actor/readers from the demi-paradise ensemble join forces with acapella choir Five in a Bar, £13/£6.50, 01524 64998.

Old time and modern sequence dancing, The Platform, Morecambe, 2-4pm, £2.80.

Tours Of Winter Gardens, Morecambe, 2-3pm, half hour £3, full tour £5, 01524 422180 or 07958 104218 to book.

The Silverdale Hoard, Viking silver, Lancaster City Museum, Market Square, 10am-5pm, 01524 64637.

A Brief Encounter with Noel Coward, Carnforth Heritage Centre, Carnforth Station, Bateman Gallery, 10am-4pm, 01524 735165.

FRIDAY

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, the perfect holiday treat for ages 5+, The Dukes, Lancaster, 10.30am and 2pm, prices and tickets from 01524 598500.

Films at The Dukes, Lancaster; 6.30pm Gravity (12A); 8.30pm Home Alone (PG); £6/5 conc, 01524 598500.

Karaoke with DJ Paul, Wm Mitchell, Westgate, Morecambe, 8.30pm.

Mother Goose Family Pantomime, Lancaster Grand Theatre, 7.30pm, £9/8, family £30.50, 01524 64695.

The Houghton Weavers, The Platform, Morecambe, 7.30pm, £14/13 conc, 01524 582803.

Deck the Hall with Boughs of Holly at the Shire Hall, Lancaster Castle, 7.30pm, five musically talented actor/readers from the demi-paradise ensemble join forces with acapella choir Five in a Bar, £13/£6.50, 01524 64998.

Music for Christmas at Morecambe Parish Church with Morecambe and District Philharmonic Choir, 7.30pm, £7, including mulled wine and mince pies.

Dub-reggae pioneers Dreadzone, Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal, 8pm, £15, 01539 725133.

The Silverdale Hoard, Viking silver, Lancaster City Museum, Market Square, 10am-5pm, 01524 64637.

A Brief Encounter with Noel Coward, Carnforth Heritage Centre, Carnforth Station, Bateman Gallery, 10am-4pm, 01524 735165.

SATURDAY

Steeleye Span, The Platform, Morecambe, 7.30pm, £19.50, 01524 582803.

Santa Specials, The Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway, 10.30am, 12.30pm and 2.30pm, £12 per person, booking essential, 015395 31594.

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, the perfect holiday treat for ages 5+, The Dukes, Lancaster, 2pm and 7pm, prices and tickets from 01524 598500.

Festival of Christmas Trees, St Oswald’s Parish Church, Warton, 10am-4pm, entrance by charity programme £3.

Films at The Dukes, Lancaster; 6.20pm Elf (PG); 8.30pm Gravity (12A); £6/5 conc, 01524 598500.

Mother Goose Family Pantomime, Lancaster Grand Theatre, 2.30pm, £9/8, family £30.50, 01524 64695.

Adult pantomime, Cinderella, strictly over 16s only, Lancaster Grand Theatre, £15, 01524 01524 64695.

Deck the Hall with Boughs of Holly at the Shire Hall, Lancaster Castle, 7.30pm, five musically talented actor/readers from the demi-paradise ensemble join forces with acapella choir Five in a Bar, £13/£6.50, 01524 64998.

Meet the Keeper, Butterfly House, Williamson Park, Lancaster, 11am.

Christmas Choirs in the Castle, Lancaster Castle, choirs will be playing at 2pm and 4pm.

Saddle and Spurs Country Music Night, Working Men’s Club, Lancaster Road, Carnforth, 7pm, £5 on the door, Emma 0755 798 1984.

Joe McCorriston, The Dead Puppeteers, Dru Blues and Ieuan Williams, The Yorkshire House, Lancaster, from 7pm, £4 on the door.

Lancaster and District Choral Society with Longridge Brass Band, Ashton Hall, George Street, Lancaster, 7.30pm, £10 (£11 on the night), students £6, accompanied school children free, 01524 582394, 582808.

Ice carving of Santa’s sleigh, Lancaster Castle, available for pictures from 4pm, or with Santa from 4.30pm, and work with the elves to make Christmas decorations.

Arctic Explorer and Wicked Workshops, Lancaster Castle, 1pm and 3pm, £5 per child, suitable for ages 4-12 years.

Live music from 5pm at Lancaster Castle, with local singer Amy Jo Clough on stage from 7pm.

The Silverdale Hoard, Viking silver, Lancaster City Museum, Market Square, 10am-5pm, 01524 64637.

A Brief Encounter with Noel Coward, Carnforth Heritage Centre, Carnforth Station, Bateman Gallery, 10am-4pm, 01524 735165.

SUNDAY

Ghostly Goings-On at The Dukes, Lancaster, with spooky fireside readings and a screening of The Signalman, 7.30pm, £7/6 conc, 01524 598500.

Fundraiser for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan ‘Born from the Storm’, live music, auction and raffle, the Trimpell Club, Morecambe, noon to 6pm.

Fundraiser for #SaveOurHospice with The Paul Hayes Collection, Old Hall, Heysham, 6pm.

Festival of Christmas Trees, St Oswald’s Parish Church, Warton, 1-4pm, entrance by charity programme £3.

Spotlight Writing Surgeries, The Gregson Centre, Lancaster, booking essential on 01524 381642, £5/unwaged free.

Santa’s Grotto, Festival Market, Morecambe.

Lancaster and District Conservation Volunteers, hedge laying, Belmount Farm, Slyne, contact 01524 412938 (7-9pm).

The Comedy Club, the Borough, Dalton Square, Lancaster, £9/7 advance or meal deal £12, show starts 8pm, 01524 64170.

Christmas at The Priory, Priory Close, Lancaster, a Christmas opera, Amahl and the Night Visitors, 5pm, adults £10, children/students £5, family (2+2) £26, 01524 65338.

Mother Goose Family Pantomime, Lancaster Grand Theatre, 2.30pm, £9/8, family £30.50, 01524 64695.

Christmas Choirs in the Castle, Lancaster Castle, choirs will be playing at 2pm and 4pm.

Meet the Keeper, Butterfly House, Williamson Park, Lancaster, 11am.

Arctic Explorer and Wicked Workshops, Lancaster Castle, 1pm and 3pm, £5 per child, suitable for ages 4-12 years.

Ice sled, winter tales and carol singing at Lancaster Castle throughout the day, £2 adult, £1 child.

A Brief Encounter with Noel Coward, Carnforth Heritage Centre, Carnforth Station, Bateman Gallery, 10am-4pm, 01524 735165.

MONDAY

Chattercakes, every Monday at Morecambe Library, 10am-noon.

Festival of Christmas Trees, St Oswald’s Parish Church, Warton, 1-4pm, entrance by charity programme £3.

Films at The Dukes, Lancaster; 1pm White Christmas (U); 6.20pm Blue Jasmine (12A); 8.30pm Gravity (12A); £6/5 conc, 01524 598500.

Police and Communities Together meeting, Morecambe Library, 4-5pm.

Mother Goose Family Pantomime, Lancaster Grand Theatre, 7.30pm, £9/8, family £30.50, 01524 64695.

Film Night, Furness and Midland Hall, Carnforth Heritage Centre, 7.30pm, further information from www.carnforthst​ation.co.uk, 01524 735165/735894.

The Royal School Of Church Music Carol Concert, Ashton Memorial, Lancaster, 7.30pm, £7.50, tickets from the park gift shop or 01524 33318.

Christmas Market at Lancaster Brewery, Lancaster Leisure Park, Wyresdale Road, food, craft and gift stalls, Santa’s grotto, mini funfair, 3-10pm.