Tag Archives: Children and Young People

FREE May Half Term Activities at Orange Box

FREE half term activities for ages 11+ return to Orange Box Tuesday 30 May to Friday 2 June between 2 pm and 4 pm. Get all arty in our arts and crafts sessions; beat your friends at table tennis; sing … Continue reading

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Let your dreams take flight with Peter Pan this Christmas

Join Imagine Theatre on a magical journey and fly away to Neverland in this fantastic new panto for 2016 and see if Wendy, Michael and John can help Peter Pan and the Lost Boys defeat the villainous Captain Hook! Saturday 10 December … Continue reading

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Get up & Dance at Creations Community Children’s Centre – Starts today

A 3 week family learning course for parents and children to get up and dance together, using modern dance, mimes, action rhymes, musical instruments and mini cheer leading for ages 1 to 3 years. Starts Friday 7 October – 1.30pm to … Continue reading

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Baby Explorers at Holy Nativity Church for age 0-12 months

A 1 week Baby event including short sessions on Baby Massage, Baby Yoga, Sensory Play and Weaning plus more. Suitable for children aged 0-12 months Friday 30 September – 11am to 1pm At Holy Nativity Church, Sunnybank Road, Mixenden, HX2 8RX To … Continue reading

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FREE activities at Eureka for Playday 2016

Join Calderdale Play Service and Eureka! The National Children’s Museum to celebrate the national day for play. Wednesday 3 August 2016 – 11am to 3pm At the grounds of Eureka! National Children’s Museum, Discovery Rd, Halifax, HX1 2NE All activities in … Continue reading

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Halifax by the Sea – Giant Fun Fair this weekend!

The seaside is coming to Halifax, offering a great day out for all the family with theme park white knuckle rides, children’s entertainment and much more. Friday 1 to Sunday 3 July – At Savile Park, Halifax Friday 5pm to 9.30pm … Continue reading

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Do Something! Summer activities for all the family

The Do Something guide helps you to plan an action packed holiday with your children in Calderdale. Whether you want to get out on your bike, stream dip for minibeasts, hunt for fossils or get down to the park for a … Continue reading

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Buddy Bears Stay & Play Group

Drop in for a fantastic opportunity to have fun playing with your children including outdoor play, sand play, painting, water play, baking and jelly play. Every Wednesday – 9.30am to 11.30am At Illingworth Community Children’s Centre, HX2 9RL Just £1.60 … Continue reading

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Park & Warley Our Communities Award 2016: Contribution to Children and Young People – WINNER ANNOUNCED!

WINNER: Susan Clark (Mount Tabor Brownies) Susan Clark has been involved with guiding movement since the age of 7 when she first joined the brownies. She has ran a brownie pack at Mount Tabor for the past 40 years which has … Continue reading

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Northowram Pumas Junior Running Club

The Northowram Pumas Junior Running Club started on Wednesday 13 April for ages 5+ and children of all abilities are welcome to get involved. Runs take place from Northowram Community Sports & Activity Club, HX3 7EU from 5pm to 6pm. … Continue reading

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The Curious Adventures of Pinocchio at Square Chapel

Crickets, cats, foxes and, of course, the world-famous puppet, will spring out of our collection of dusty, old, magic books while Patrick Lynch from CBeebies pulls all the strings and turns all the pages to bring you the true story … Continue reading

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Family Easter Crafts at Illingworth Children’s Centre

You are invited to go along and get involved in a FREE Family Easter Crafts activity session with entertainment, food and games. Tuesday 22 March 2016 – 12.30pm to 2pm At Illingworth Community Children’s Centre, Occupation Lane, HX2 9RL To … Continue reading

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Bookstart busy babies at Halifax Central Library

Baby bounce and rhyme sessions for babies and toddlers aged 0-2 just £2 per child or FREE for Passport to Leisure card holders on the following Thursday mornings. Thursdays 3, 10, 24, 31 March and 7 April At Halifax Central Library … Continue reading

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Free potato growing kits for schools

The Grow Your Own Potatoes scheme is a hands-on classroom experience and with almost 2 million primary school children benefiting from this classroom experience that is linked to the UK curricular, children learn how potatoes grow and how they fit in … Continue reading

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Have a magical Christmas at Eureka!

Take the whole family to Visit Santa and his perky little helpers in the snuggliest grotto in town with an additional charge of £3 per child, per visit. Until Wednesday 23 December At Eureka, Discovery Road, Halifax, HX1 2NE Admission tickets are valid … Continue reading

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Christmas Skate School at YMCA

Book early for the Christmas Skate School at the YMCA Halifax taking place on Tuesday 22 and Wednesday 23 December from 2pm to 3.30pm both days. No age barrier and it’s just £4 per person which includes skate hire. Call … Continue reading

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Do Something at Calderdale Children’s Centres

Calderdale’s children’s centres offer a wide variety of activities and services for families with children aged 0-5. In the school holidays, there are FREE holiday activities suitable for families, with children up to age 11, across all Centres. For more information … Continue reading

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Bookstart busy babies at Halifax Central Library

Baby bounce and rhyme sessions for babies and toddlers aged 0 to 2 years – Activities include songs and rhymes on the following dates from 10am to 10.40am and 11am to 11.40am Tuesday 29 October 2015 Tuesday 5 November 2015 … Continue reading

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West View Park Family Fun Day 2015

Enjoy yourself at the 2015 West View Park Family Fun Day. Packed with fun activities for all the family including ferret racing, falcon display, childrens entertainer, pony rides and more. On Saturday 12 September 2015 – 12pm to 4pm At … Continue reading

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Friday Night Project at Illingworth Cricket Club

The popular ‘Friday Night Project’ returns to Illingworth Cricket Club with a fun based sporting activity programme supported by the Postcode Lottery for young people aged 7 to 15. Every Friday until Friday 4 September – 6.30pm to 8pm Refreshments … Continue reading

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