North and East Halifax Friday Flyer 21 July – OUT NOW!!

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  • Photos from West View Park Family Fun Day!
  • Weekly message from the NHP Energy Levels Project!

The Friday Flyer is our weekly e-newsletter which includes upcoming events, activities, information, local services and themes. We hope you will find this informative and useful. Let us know what you think.

Have a great weekend!

FREE Holiday Rugby Taster Sessions at Ovenden Park

Once again Halifax RUFC is offering FREE holiday rugby taster sessions at Ovenden Park on Keighley Road. The sessions are open to both girls and boys in groups 5-10 and 11-16. Sessions are:

  • Tuesday 1 August 11:30 – 13:30
  • Tuesday 8 August 11:30 – 13:30
  • Tuesday 15 August 11:30 – 13:30

A cooked lunch will be provided at the end of each session for players and their parents. Places are limited so book your place by call  07966 295888 or visiting http://www.halifaxrugby.com/

Self Discovery Peer Support Group – Tuesdays at Hanson Lane

Staying Well now have a peer support group every Tuesday 11 – 12 at the Hanson Lane Staying Well Hub (at the Hanson Lane Enterprise Centre).

This is a safe space to discuss any problems or issues in a friendly atmosphere with professional 1:1 support if needed. On the other hand, sometimes all you want is a cup of tea (or coffee!) and a chat.

Call Helen for more information on 01422 347392

Calderdale Community Spirit Awards 2017

It’s back!

Join the Community Foundation for Calderdale, for the 2017 Calderdale Community Spirit Awards, where we celebrate, acknowledge and appreciate the efforts of the best charities, community groups and volunteers in the area. The 2017 Calderdale Community Spirit Awards are to be held at The Shay Stadium in Halifax on the 28 September. It will be an evening to remember as we hear touching stories of bravery, determination and ultimately success from the Men & Women who do so much to keep their causes alive and at the forefront of our minds.

While the Community Spirit Awards are being held in Halifax, they are open to all charitable organisations in Calderdale.

We know Calderdale is teeming with excellent charities, community groups, and volunteers, and we want them to be recognised and celebrated for the great work they do. So, if your charitable organisation is doing something great nominate your organisation, if you have been supported by a local charitable group nominate them, or if you have a volunteer you just couldn’t live without let us know.

We have 13 categories to choose from and you can nominate your organisation/ individual in more than one. http://halifaxcommunityspiritawards.co.uk/categories/

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Creative Careers Masterclasses 2017

If you are interested in a career in the creative industries and are aged 14-23 contact The Dean Clough Foundation on enquiries@thedeancloughfoundation.co.uk to find out more about their Creative Careers Masterclasses.

The Masterclasses will be held on Wednesday 30 August, Thursday 31 August and Friday 1 September when you will get a chance to speak to and get advice from industry professionals. The venue is yet to be confirmed. The classes are FREE but places are limited so booking is essential.

Events this summer will be followed by others throughout the year covering different fields including;

  • Architecture
  • Digital Arts
  • Illustration
  • Textiles
  • Design
  • Visual Arts
  • Performing Arts
  • Broadcasting
  • Dance
  • Music
  • Animation
  • Sculpture

Film at Square Chapel 21-26 July 2017

Square Chapel Arts Centre is a thriving venue bringing you the best in film, theatre, live music, comedy, family shows, workshops and more. To see what’s on in Film in July 2017 click on what’s on in film…

New 5-A-Side Football League Starting at Northbridge Leisure Centre

5 Star Sports Limited are starting a new 5 -a-side football league  on Mondays at North Bridge Leisure Centre from 21 August starting at 19:30. (Please note they were hoping to start these on July 10 but this has been postponed due to a typing error on the original poster). There will be 40 minute games in a competitive division monitored by an experienced 5-a-side referee. For more information contact 07484 227288.

You may like to download this 5-A-Side Poster and display on your noticeboards.