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Today, 2nd

l Coffee, cake and company, St Sebastian’s Church, Great Gonerby, 10am to 11am. l New Age Kurling, village centre, Great Ponton, 10am.

l Coffee shop, St Wulfram’s Church, 10am to 4pm.

l Jogging for Beginners - sessions are tailor-made for all abilities and free. Meet outer foyer, The Meres leisure centre, Grantham, 10.15am. Further details: 07887 796991.

l Grantham Art Club, Manners Street Community Centre, Grantham, 7pm to 9pm. Visitors welcome. Contact Pauline Stephens (Tel: 01476 567148).

l Linedancing, South Witham Village Hall, Fridays, 7.30pm to 9pm; Wednesdays, 7.30pm to 9pm and Thursdays 2pm to 3.30pm. Admission £2. Contact Sandra (Tel: 07884 437109).

l Social evening and kurling, village centre, Great Ponton, 8pm.

Tomorrow, 3rd

l Grantham Rail Show, Priory Ruskin Academy, Rushcliffe Road, Grantham, 10am to 5pm. Adults £3, children £1.50, seniors £2, family £8. Also open tomorrow (Sunday) 9.30am to 4.30pm.

l Coffee shop, St Wulfram’s Church, 10am to 1pm.

l Coffee morning, Salvation Army Citadel, London Road, Grantham, 10am to noon.

l Alzheimer’s Society Drop-In information Service, 10am to noon, The George centre, Grantham.

l Coffee morning, ChristChurch, Finkin Street, Grantham, 10am to 11.30am.

l Organ recital by Ivan Linford, St Wulfram’s Church, Grantham, 11.30am. Free admission.

l Bingo, Thames Road Community Centre, Grantham, 7.30pm.

l Village hall bingo, Sewstern Village Hall, 7.30pm start. All welcome.

Sunday, 4th

l Witham Wheelers Cycling Club, runs leave at 9am from the Market Cross, Grantham.

l Grantham Ramblers Association walk - Long Clawson (8 miles). Please bring packed lunch and wear suitable clothing/footwear for countryside walking/weather. New walkers welcome. Further details: 01476 572322.

l Great Ponton Country Fair and Fun Day. Stalls, music and all-day breakfasts at the village centre.

l Cream Teas on the Green, tombola, games and stalls, Hougham, 2.30pm to 5pm. If wet the event will be held in Hougham and Marston Village Hall.

l Orston Garden Club Produce Show, Orston Village Hall, 2.30pm to 4.30pm. Entries f20p per class, children’s classes free (residents only). Visitors welcome, free admission. Schedules from the Durham Ox, Orston, Norma Howitt (Tel: 01949 850037) and Jean Steene (01949 851662).

Monday, 5th

l Toddler Zone, a fun time for parents/carers and pre-school children, Grantham Christian Fellowship Centre, Belton Avenue, 9.30am to 11.30am, £1 per family.

l Support for families with autistic children. Belton Lane Children’s and Community Centre, 10am to noon. Grantham Autistic Information Network. Contact Chris Barrs (Tel: 01400 273143).

l Mother and Toddler/Baby Group, Barkston and Syston Village Hall, 10am to 11.30am, £1 per family. Details: Louise (Tel: 01400 251414).

l Whist, Grantham Senior Citizens Club, St Catherine’s Road, 1.30pm. Club opens 1pm.

l Jogging for Beginners - sessions are tailor-made for all abilities and free. Meet outer foyer, The Meres leisure centre, Grantham, 6.30pm. Further details: 07887 796991.

l Earlesfield Neighbourhood Group meeting, Thames Road Community Centre, Grantham, 6.30pm. Guest speaker, SKDC grounds maintenance co-ordinator, Steve Frisby,

l Grantham Bridge Club meets for duplicate bridge, Harlaxton Sports and Social Club, 7pm, and Tuesdays. Monthly improvers game on the first Tuesday of each month. Contact Sandra Dunne (Tel: 01400 230347).

l Bingo, Dry Doddington Village Hall, 7.45pm start. Doors open 7pm.

l Line dance class, village centre, Great Ponton, 7.30pm.

l The Way Forward, a social group for bereaved partners meet at the Ramada Hotel, Swingbridge Road, Grantham, 7.30pm. For further details contact Maureen (Tel: 07796 364138).

Tuesday, 6th

l Toddler Zone, a fun time for parents/carers and pre-school children, Grantham Christian Fellowship Centre, Belton Avenue, 9.30am to 11.30am, £1 per family.

l Social Day, Senior Citizens Club, St Catherine’s Road, 9.30am to 1pm. Outside bric-a-brac tables (weather permitting).

l Sequence dancing, The Meres leisure centre, Trent Road, Grantham, 1.30pm to 4pm, £1.50. For more details ring 01476 575181.

l Grantham and District Scrabble Club, ChristChurch hall, Finkin Street, Grantham, 7pm to 10.30pm, £2. Contact Ron Tyler (Tel: 01476 401623).

l Kurling Club, South Witham Village Hall, 7.30pm to 9pm, £2.

l The Jack Scott Bridge Club, Grantham Conservative Club, Castlegate, 7pm. Contact Beryl (Tel: 01476 572938).

l Modern American Square Dancing, Allington Village Hall, 8pm to 10pm. Contact Judy Grummitt (Tel: 01400 281497).

l Quiz and playing card bingo, all for £1, Great Ponton OAP Centre, 8pm.

l Grantham Photographic Society meeting, The Town and County Club, St Peter’s Hill, 8pm. Contact Joanna Mitchell (Tel: 07977 597452). www.granthamphotographic.org

Wednesday, 7th

l Coffee morning and bingo, Thames Road Community Centre, Grantham, 9.30am to 11.30am.

l Coffee shop, St Wulfram’s Church, 10am to 4pm.

l Civil Service Retirement Fellowship meet, Church of the Ascension Hall, Edinburgh Road, Grantham, 10am to noon. Contact Mr M. Whincup (Tel: 01476 572475) for more details.

l New Friends Lunch Club. Please come and join us for lunch and a chat, especially if you have been bereaved or feeling lonely, St Anne’s Church, Harrowby Road, Grantham, noon.

l Tea dance, Church of the Ascension, Edinburgh Road, Grantham, 1.30pm to 4pm, £1.50. Contact Gill (Tel: 01476 577074).

l Whist and bingo, Grantham Senior Citizens Club, St Catherine’s Road, 1.45pm, club opens 1.30pm.

l New Age Kurling, South Witham Village Hall, 2pm to 4pm, £2, including coffee. For more details ring 01572 768307 or 767650.

l Garden Pary for the hard of hearing, 64 Dudley Road, Grantham, 2pm to 4pm. No admission, come and discuss the problems. Contact Steve (Tel: 01476 590074).

l Grantham Chess Club meet, Electric Club, Commercial Road, 7.15pm. Contact Fred Jones (Tel: 01476 578364).

l Cash bingo, Great Ponton Village Centre, 7.30pm.

l Boothby Pagnell Ladies Club meeting, Boothby Pagnell Village Hall, 8pm. Admission £1.50, including light refreshments. Talk and slide show on jeweller Peter Carl Faberge by Gerry Burrows. All welcome. Inquiries: Margaret Exton (Tel: 01476 585270).

Thursday, 8th

l Grantham Ramblers Association morning walk - North Rauceby (5 miles). New walkers welcome. Further details: 01476 572474.

l Coffee shop, St Wulfram’s Church, 10am to 4pm.

l ‘Vitality’ – Movement to music for over-60s, Harrowby Lane Methodist Church hall, Grantham, 10am to 11am, £3. Contact Susie (Tel: 07905 928901).

l Tiffany Club meet, Church of the Epiphany Hall, The Grove, Grantham, 1.30pm. Join us for a quiz, bingo and social time. Contact Pat (Tel: 01476 561758).

l The Zone, a fun club for children school years Reception to Y3, Grantham Christian Fellowship Centre, Belton Lane, 3.30pm to 5pm, £1 per child. Details (Tel: 01476 564222) or www.gcfchurch.co.uk

l Grantham Railway Society meeting, ChristChurch hall, Castlegate, 7.30pm. Admission £1 members, £2 non-members. Slide presentation by Jason Cross - Capturing the present and recreating the past.