From the Woodhall Spa notice boards, February 2017

Spring is in the air, and there’s plenty to do in and around Woodhall Spa:

 

 

 

February 12

Up to thirty stalls of antiques, Art Deco and vintage – all at the Petwood Hotel. For details call 01754 811897. Admission £2

 

 

February 14

The Quilters Guild of the British Isles is holding a Young Quilters Workshop at St peter’s Hall, starting at 10am. For details, call Doreen Hallet on 01526  352087.

 

 

February 21

Music for Woodhall’s guest performer this month will be organist and entertainer Elizabeth Harrison. She will be on stage at St Peter’s Church Hall, Woodhall Spa, 7.30pm. Contact Philip Groves 01526 353225. Website.

“Her varied musical repertoire along with her cheerful Lancashire humour has made her one of the country’s favourite performers. Elizabeth has been playing on the concert circuit for over 24 years.”       Woodhall Spa and District Organ Society Home Page


March 7th

Why not try beekeeping? Sign up for 10-week Beginners’ Course at Horncastle Football Club, at 7.30pm. The course ends on May 7th. Contact Mike Beecham. 01507 523107 or mikebeecham@btinternet.com

 

March 9th

Rhubarb, rhubarb! Places still available for The Woodhall Spa and District Gardening Association’s trip to Oldroyd’s Wakefield rhubarb forcing sheds leaving at 08.30. On the way home there’s a visit the nearby National Coal mining Museum, and the coach will leave there at 4.30pm. The trip costs £25 per person. Call Janice Fletcher 01526 269204.

“Owner and self-declared ‘High Priestess of Rhubarb’, Janet Oldroyd Hulme will take you on a journey tracing the interesting history of rhubarb, starting from 2700BC right up to the present day. Learn how the pink vegetable became vital in medicine and discover how the forcing process was developed resulting in the delicious taste we love today.”

Website

March 11

The Rocky Horror Tribute Show visits Stanhope Hall in Horncastle. Doors  and bar open at 7pm, and the show begins at 8.45. Tickets are available from the Book Fayre in Woodhall Spa, the Horncastle Music shop, Rachel’s cafe Hagworthinham and Perkins Newsagent in Horncastle. Contact beechhouse123@gmail.com or call 07887 83996

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