Family activities with Calderdale Do Something!

The Do Something guide is packed with all sorts of fun activities for children and families all year round.

There are sport and leisure activities, including: cycling courses, football events and lots of different things to do at our pools. There’s also organised walks and events in the countryside, activities for children of all ages at Calderdale libraries and museums as well as sessions at play schemes and children centres, plus lots more!

Click here and find something to do between now and April

Take part in the 2018 Halifax Long March

Choose your cause and push your limits by taking part in the 2018 Halifax Long March which has taken place since 1966.

Sunday 1st to Saturday 2nd April 2018

For further information visit www.longmarch.org.uk

The Illingworth Messenger – April 2017

There’s lots going on in and around Illingworth and you can find it all in one place!

The Illingworth messenger provides information of upcoming events, activities, local news, adverts and much more… read the April edition here…

If you would like something advertised in the Illingworth Messenger, items can be handed in to your church representative, dropped off at Illingworth Moor Good-As-New Shop or emailed direct to Irene Mulhall at irene.mu@blueyonder.co.uk

Illingworth Messenger

New Wheelchair Accessible Gym at Threeways

Machines Gym is opening Calderdale’s first fully wheelchair accessible private gym and personal training studio. The aim is to provide a place where everyone is able to train in a friendly environment.

Go along to the grand opening on Saturday 1 April – 12pm to 4pm and see what they have to offer!

They have a variety of equipment available all of which is wheelchair accessible, but that doesn’t mean you have to be in a wheelchair to be welcomed at Machines as everyone is welcome.

MACHINES GYM – Threeways Centre, Nursery Lane, Halifax, HX3 5SW

Contact Neil Foulds for more info Tel: 07887 835581 Email: machinestraininguk@hotmail.com Facebook: machinestraininguk

Easter fun: Egg Hunt at People’s Park

Join the Easter fun with your family and take part in an Easter egg hunt at People’s Park for children (must be accompanied by an adult).

Sunday 2 April – 11am to 1pm
At People’s Park, King Cross Rd, Halifax

For further information call Halifax Central Initiative on 01422 365948

World Tai Chi & Qigong Day 2017

“An unprecedented global health and healing event unfolding around the planet & Yorkshire!”

On Saturday 29 April 2017
Dean Clough, Halifax HX3 5AX at 11am.
Just turn up and join in the tutor-led session…

What is World Tai Chi & Qigong Day?
It is a global celebration of Health and Happiness
http://www.worldtaichiday.org/ABOUTwtcqd.html

Beginning in New Zealand, World Tai Chi Day unfolds across the time zones of the world spanning 60 countries and 6 continents. In a world often dominated by negativity, the ancient Chinese arts and medicines of Tai Chi and Qigong present a spectacular visual event promoting calm and wellness both locally and worldwide.

View a short video of World Tai Chi & Qigong Day in Dean Clough in 2015

Dementia event with the Calderdale Women’s Interfaith Group

The next event with the Calderdale Women’s Interfaith Group is a joint meeting with another group who are carrying out a project on Dementia this year.

Wednesday 5 April – 10am
At St Andrew’s Methodist Church, Huddersfield Road, Halifax, HX3 0AT

You will hear from Jayne O’Connell about dementia and how we can all help to improve the quality of life for people in our town who live with dementia.