A selection of events across the churches in the area
Thursday 27 February, 10:00am: Social Issues in the Fens Partners Forum on the impact of the April 2013 Universal Welfare Reform Act with Niall Cooper, National Coordinator for Church Action on Poverty, Stuart Hellon, Senior Manager of Boston CAB and Jackie Waters Dewhurst, Lincoln Diocesan Director of Education; at the Market House, Long Sutton (PE12 9DD). More info from Social Issues in the Fens / Facebook
22 & 23 February, 11am-4pm: Snowdrop Garden weekend. Wander around the gardens of Paul & Alice Cook, Hectare House, Pode Hole, Spalding, to see a variety of Snowdrops and Spring flowers. Refreshments available, and Plants for sale. Entry £2 Adults, Children free. Proceeds to St Bartholomew's Church, West Pinchbeck. Alice can be contacted on Spalding 766881.
23 & 24 February and 1 & 2 March, 11:30 - 3:30pm: Snowdrop Walks at St Mary's, Whaplode (PE12 6TA) with the possibility of also seeing Aconites. Church Tours available; refreshments in the Heraldic Suite
15 & 16 February, 11:30 - 3:30pm: Snowdrop Walks at St Mary's, Whaplode (PE12 6TA) with the possibility of also seeing Aconites. Church Tours available; refreshments in the Heraldic Suite
Friday 14 February, 7:00pm: Love and Puds - and entertainment; Pinchbeck Baptist; tickets £6
Thursday 13 February, 7:30pm: Calm Communion - Presence series of services, at Deeping St Nicholas; more info: St John's
Sunday 9 February, 6:30pm: Praise service, St Matthew's, Sutton Bridge; with Christina Oxtoby speaking on the 'Unity'
Friday 7 February, 3pm: Messy Church, Gosberton Clough Methodist church
Sunday 2 February, 3pm: Feast of St Gilbert of Sempringham service of celebration at Sempringham Abbey (NG34 0LU) with preacher Sister Helena Barrett. More info from the Gilbertine Benefice
Saturday 1 February, 6:00pm: Prayer meeting for the wider church, St Thomas's Road Methodist