Roller Skating back at the YMCA!

Roller Skating is back and running at the YMCA, every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, times are posted on the YMCA website.

Places are strictly limited and must be booked in advance. Tickets are £5 per session and include skate hire. There is no booking fee and you can book online.

The Halifax YMCA
The Marlborough Hall
13 Crossley Street
Halifax HX1 1UG

Tel: 01422 353626 (10am till 5pm Mon-Fri / 10am till 12noon Sat)

Halloween fun at Eureka!

Meet the ghosts, ghouls and grisly spirits gathering at Eureka! this October Half Term and join a Ghostbuster to track them down.

Saturday 22 to Monday 31 October 2016 – 9am to 5pm
At Eureka! The National Children’s Museum, Discovery Road, Halifax, HX1 2NE

All blood-curdling activities are included in the price of admission and FREE to Eureka! Annual Pass holders.

  • Adults – £12.95
  • 3+ years – £12.95
  • 1-2 yrs – £5.25

For information visit

Halloween Fun at Illingworth Community Children’s Centre

You are invited to enjoy some Halloween fun including a Halloween treasure hunt, trick or treat bag making and more.

Monday 24 October 2016 – 9.30am to 11am
At Illingworth Community Children’s Centre, Occupation Lane, Illingworth, HX2 9RL

To book a place please call 01422 243633

Enjoy Halloween Fun with Sure Start

You are invited to attend a ‘Halloween Fun’ Sure Start event at Illingworth Community Children’s Centre, Cousin La, Cumberland Cl, Halifax, HX2 8DQ.

Monday 24 October 2016 – 9.30am to 11am

To book a place please call 01422 243633.

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

get-up-and-danceA 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 2.30pm
At Creations Community Children’s Centre, Albert Road, Pellon, HX2 0QD

To book a place call Sure Start Children’s Centres North Halifax Partnership on 01422 266197 or

Join ghosts and ghouls at the 2016 Shibden Halloween Walk

Dare you join ghosts and ghouls for a spooky walk around Shibden Estate and a night of Halloween fun?

– Thursday 27 October at Shibden Park –   The junior walk starts at 5.30pm and fireworks at 7.30pm which will be followed by a second walk.

Admission prices are as follows:
  • £5 – Adults (16+)
  • £3 – Children (under 16)
  • £15 – Family (up to 2 Adults & 3 Children)

– The walk, entertainment and fireworks display are included in the entry price but rides, refreshments and additional activities in the park will be charged separately.

A Park and Ride service will be running from Eureka by the train station.

Wear warm clothing and suitable footwear and remember to bring a torch. Unfortunately, both walks are not accessible for wheelchairs or push chairs.

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 book a place, please call Sure Start Children’s Centres North Halifax Partnership on 01422 266197 or book online at