Entertainment listings: 03/12/13

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This week’s entertainment listings.

WEDNESDAY

Films at The Dukes, Lancaster; 11am and 6.20pm Philomena (12A); 8.30pm Sunshine On Leith (PG); £6/5 conc.

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.

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

CancerCare Christmas Fair, Leighton Hall, Carnforth, 01524 381820, http://www.canc​ercare.org.uk.

Art in the Park, Williamson Park, Lancaster, 10.15am-12.15pm, with artist Janet Robinson, suitable for all abilities, 07786 868 783 or email jmr@jmr.org.uk.

Lunchtime Organ Concert, Ashton Hall, Lancaster, with Colin Parsons, doors open 12.15pm, concert starts 12.40pm, free admission, donations appreciated.

Morecambe Bay Flower Club Golden Anniversary Event, The Platform, Morecambe, 2pm, contact Margaret Dickinson on 01524 427558, £2.

Dark History Tour at Lancaster Castle, 7.30pm, join costumed guides by candlelight, tickets from the gift shop entrance opposite the Priory Church NOT the Gatehouse, £6, not suitable for people under 15, 01524 64998, http://www.lanc​astercastle.com.

Exhibition, Sea Breeze, artists Raisin and Willow, in response to the Winter Gardens, at the Peter Scott Gallery, Lancaster University, 11am-5pm, 01524 594151.

THURSDAY

Morecambe Parish Church (behind the police station) presents A Christmas Festival in the Enchanted World of Narnia, 3-8pm, plus Aslan’s Christmas Market in the memorial hall, £1 to access all areas.

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 The Epic of Everest (U); 8.30pm Philomena (12A); £6/5 conc.

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

Simon Bolivar String Quartet, Great Hall, Lancaster University, 7.30pm, prices and tickets from 01524 594151.

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.

Murder Mystery Event, Longlands Hotel, Tewitfield, Carnforth, 01524 781256 to book.

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.

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

Morecambe Parish Church (behind the police station) presents A Christmas Festival in the Enchanted World of Narnia, 3-8pm, plus Aslan’s Christmas Market in the memorial hall, £1 to access all areas.

Flesh by Sarah McDonald Hughes, The Dukes, Lancaster, 7.30pm, £10/8 conc, 01524 598500.

Exhibition of recent paintings by Alistair Makinson, on show at the artist’s home, Newbanks Cottage, Aughton, Lancaster, LA2 8LU, 7-9.30pm, 01524 812741.

Films at The Dukes, Lancaster; 6.15pm Enough Said (12A); 8.30pm Phantom of the Opera (U); £6/5 conc.

The Railway Correspondents and Travel Society Lakes and Lune Branch, talk, UK to China and back with Ivor Warburton, County Hotel, Lancaster Road, Carnforth, 7.30pm.

The Jazz Mansion 2013 with Boogie Bill’s Billionaires and Harry Dean, Forrest Hills, Ellel, Lancaster, 8pm to late, £20 including three-course meal, 07771 692626.

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

Christmas Fair, Halton Mill, Halton, 4-6pm.

Stages Live Christmas Gig, The Hothouse, Devonshire Road, Morecambe, 7pm, young bands and solo artists, £4/3 conc.

Light Up A Life, Winter Gardens, Morecambe, with St John’s Hospice, 7-9pm.

Scrooge’s Christmas Carol, Wesley Methodist Church, Middleton Road, Heysham, 7.30pm, adults £4, children £2, 01524 417784, 01524 409327 and at the church.

Beyond The Firelight, Storytelling with Clare Murphy and Dominic Kelly, Lancaster Castle, 8pm, £10/8, www.litfest.co.uk to book.

Orchestre Dansette, Gregson Centre, Moor Lane, Lancaster, 8.30pm, £5/4. 01524 849959.

SATURDAY

Hook, Line and Carol Singing with Cerys Matthews at the Platform, Morecambe, 8pm, £21.50, 01524 582803.

Morecambe Parish Church (behind the police station) presents A Christmas Festival in the Enchanted World of Narnia, 10.30am-5.30pm, plus Aslan’s Christmas Market, £1 to access all areas.

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

Jeremy Hardy Tour 2013, Lancaster Grand Theatre, 8pm, £14/5 unwaged, 01524 64695.

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.

Ice rink, behind the Winter Gardens, Morecambe, 10am-8pm, half hour skate hire £5 per person or £16 for four people.

Films at The Dukes, Lancaster; 6.10pm Nosferatu (12A); 8.30pm Enough Said (12A); £6/5 conc.

Santa Specials, The Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway, 11.30am and 1.30pm, booking essential on 015395 31594, £12 per person.

Exhibition of recent paintings by Alistair Makinson, on show at the artist’s home, Newbanks Cottage, Aughton, Lancaster, LA2 8LU, 10am-5pm, 01524 812741.

Blast from the Past present Graffiti Classics, comedy cabaret string quartet, Educational Institute, Church Hill, Arnside, 7.30pm, adult £8, child £5 family (2+2) £21, 01524 762254.

Blues Night with Dr Feelgood, Black Cat and special guests, Whittington, near Kirkby Lonsdale, £20 on the door, info@lunesdalemusic.co.uk.

Beach clean event, Humphrey Head, LA11 7LY, 10am-noon, contact Katie Gracie 01539 538120.

Handmade and Vintage Festive Market, The Storey, Meeting House Lane, Lancaster, 11am-5pm, £1.

A Victorian Christmas at the Judges’ Lodgings, Lancaster, noon, stories, parlour games, decoration making, carol singers and hand bell ringing, adults £3, conc £2, accompanied children free, 01524 32808 to book.

Dog Stroll on The Prom 8, 10am, from Cumberland View Hotel car park, Heysham Road, Morecambe, in aid of Bulldog Rescue and Rehoming UK, soup and sandwiches at finish £5.

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

Christmas Crafts at the City Museum, Market Square, Lancaster, 1.30pm, family activity session, the Education Room, accessed via New Street.

Dickensian Murder Mystery Event, Royal Hotel, Bolton-le-Sands, 7pm, 01524 732057 to book.

Carol Concert in the Ashton Hall, Lancaster, 7.30pm, with The Ladies of Note Choir and Andy Ploughman (organ), £5 on the door.

Millennium Choir, Top of the Pops, The Gregson Centre, Moore Lane, Lancaster, 8pm, £8/6 conc on the door.

Nazareth House, Ashton Road, Lancaster, Christmas Fete fundraising event, with a visit from Santa, from 2pm.

SUNDAY

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

Films at The Dukes, Lancaster; 5.30pm Wadjda (PG); 7.45pm The Great Beauty (15); £6/5 conc.

Santa Specials, The Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway, 11.30am and 1.30pm, booking on 015395 31594, £12 per person.

Ice rink, behind the Winter Gardens, Morecambe, 10am-6pm, half hour skate hire £5 per person or £16 for four people.

Exhibition of recent paintings by Alistair Makinson, on show at the artist’s home, Newbanks Cottage, Aughton, Lancaster, LA2 8LU, 10am-5pm, 01524 812741.

Santa’s Grotto, Festival Market, Morecambe.

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

Handmade and Vintage Festive Market, The Storey, Meeting House Lane, Lancaster, 11am-5pm, £1.

A Victorian Christmas at the Judges’ Lodgings, Lancaster, 4pm, stories, parlour games, decoration making, adults £3, conc £2, accompanied children free, 01524 32808 to book.

MONDAY

Chattercakes, every Monday at Morecambe Library, 10am-noon, make new friends, share recipes and natter, all welcome.

Films at The Dukes, Lancaster; 6.15pm Enough Said (12A); 8.20pm The Perverts Guide To Ideology (15); £6/5 conc.

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