Christmas at the Hub

Sat 27 Nov, 4 Dec, 11 Dec & 18 Dec

Free entry, some activities incur a charge

Telephone: 01529 308 710


Needle Felting workshop

Ceramic Wax Burner

Everlasting Wreath-Making

In the weeks leading up to Christmas 2021, the Hub is delighted to host a series of festive workshops, demonstrations, activities, a selling exhibition, and a NEW Contemporary Christmas Pop-Up Market.

Each Saturday, from 27 Nov through to 18 Dec, our newly refurbished centre will present Christmas at the Hub, offering visitors the perfect opportunity to buy handmade Christmas presents and craft their own festive decorations and gifts.

With a fabulous new CaféBar and ground floor gallery, alongside our renowned shop and main gallery, Christmas at the Hub promises to be a series of wonderful days out and the perfect way to get into the Christmas spirit!

Sat 27 Nov

Needle Felting workshop with Artist Hannah Price
£5 for a 45-minute session, booking essential, 8yrs+, children must be accompanied by an adult

Demonstration by Sleaford Embroiderers
Free entry, everyone welcome

Sat 4 Dec

We have two festive shopping opportunities to shop & buy beautiful handmade craft gifts this Christmas.

Contemporary Christmas Pop-Up Market
Our new indoor pop-up market features 12 selected makers selling glassware, jewellery, ceramics, prints, cards, textiles and illustrations.

Crafted East Midlands Selling Exhibition – Opening Weekend
Our new ground floor gallery hosts Crafted, a Christmas selling exhibition of beautiful work created by 9 regional designer-makers including, ceramics, glassware, letterpress prints, jewellery, paper, and metalwork.
Free entry

Sat 11 Dec

Everlasting Wreath-Making Workshop
£45, materials included, booking essential, 18yrs+

Ceramic Wax Burner Workshop
10.30am-12.30pm & 2-4pm
£12, materials included, booking essential

Sat 18 Dec

Embroidered Felt Christmas Decorations
£4, drop-in, 8yrs+, children must be accompanied by an adult

Balsa Wood Brooch or Badge
£4, drop-in, 8yrs+, children must be accompanied by an adult

Block Printed Gift Tags & Cards

£2, drop-in, everyone welcome

Throughout December

Winter Trail & Exhibition Craft Activity
Free, self-led, everyone welcome


Main Gallery - Michael Shaw: ACTIVATE/PARTICIPATE, Sat 25 Sep 2021 – Sun 16 Jan 2022

Ground Floor Gallery - Sleaford Embroiderers: All Stitched Up, Sat 6 – Sun 28 Nov 2021 and Crafted East Midlands, Sat 4 Dec 2021 – Sun 9 Jan 2022

For all of the festive events taking place across Sleaford in the run up to Christmas visit Eventful Sleaford.

Regular event

Every first Tue of the month, 6 – 9pm

Unplugged - Open Mic

Free, everyone welcome

Dance at the Hub

Wed 3, 10, 17, & 24 Nov and 1, 8 Dec,12 – 1.30pm

Open Contemporary Dance Classes

£6 per class or £30 for 6 weeks


Sat 11 Dec 2021, 10.30am-12.30pm & 2 – 4pm

Ceramic Wax Burner Workshop

£12, 16yrs+, materials included, booking essential