Staying Well in Siddal – St Mark’s Community Open Day

Fancy taking up a new interest in the community or want to meet new people? Then come along to the Staying Well Community Open Day at St Mark’s Church with taster sessions and more.

Tuesday 28 March 2017 – 10am to 2pm
At St Mark’s Church, Whitegate Road, Siddal, HX3 9AD

Call Carol Oswin on 07834 047135 for further details or just turn up on the day.


Staying Well in Boothtown – Community Open Day

Meet groups, try some taster sessions, and tell us what you want to see more of such as exercise, crafts, coffee mornings, gardening and much more at the Staying Well Boothtown Community Open Day.

Thursday 30 March 2017 – 10am to 2pm
At Boothtown Methodist Church, Boothtown Road, HX3 6EU

Call Andrew Mitchell on 01422 356365 for further details or just turn up on the day


FREE festive activities at Orange Box for ages 11+

If you know a young person aged 11 or over, then tell them to head down to Orange Box young people’s centre this Christmas holiday for some free festive activities.

Monday 19 to Thursday 22 December – 2pm to 4pm and Friday 23 December – 2pm to 9pm at Orange Box Young People’s Centre, 1 Blackledge, HX1 1AF

Participants can make their own Christmas crafts, sing their favourite karaoke tunes, act out a Christmas scene, cook an alternative Christmas dinner, enter a table tennis tournament, climb to new heights in the bouldering tunnel or make Christmas party treats.

For information and a full timetable of activities visit

Festive Memory Lane Cafe at The Woolshops

Enjoy hot drinks, home-made cakes, children’s crafts, tombola, Santa, live music and much more.

Monday 19 to Saturday 24 December 2016
At The Woolshops Shopping Centre, Halifax, HX1 1RU

For further details contact June on 01422 706373 or email


Crafty Ladies Open Day at Northowram Library

Enjoy a Celebratory event with Crafty Ladies open day at Northowram Library with hamper raffles, personalised gifts, cakes, nibbles and more.

Saturday 12 November 2016 – 9am to 4pm
At Northowram Library, Lydgate, Northowram, Halifax, HX3 7EJ

All proceeds to ‘Take Heart’… an amazing charity, all volunteers, surgeons and nurses included!

Shibden Christmas Craft Fair – Don’t miss it!

A selection of local crafts and produce on sale in time for Christmas shopping. The perfect place for present buying or to treat yourself.

Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 November
At Shibden Hall, Lister’s Road, Halifax, HX3 6XG

Open all day and entry costs just £2.50 for adults and £2 concessions

Sparks! Half Term Fun – Spooky Tales

Come and hear some spooky tales at Bankfield Museum and create a spooky stained glass picture at Bankfield Museum on Tuesday 25 October from 11am to 12pm, 1pm to 2pm and 2pm to 3pm.

Admission costs just £3.50 per child or £2.50 for Passport to Leisure holders.

Click here to book online