Tag Archives: Get Involved

Crafts at Mount Zion every Tuesday – June to August

From June to August 2017, Mount Zion Methodist Heritage Chapel will be open every Tuesday from 2pm to 4pm. Cream Teas will be served for £3 and on selected Tuesdays there will be craft demonstrations. There will be craft activities … Continue reading

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Get involved with Volunteers Week 2017

Volunteers Week (1-7 June) is a great time to celebrate the brilliant work of volunteers across Calderdale and there’ll be lots of opportunities to get involved. Volunteer at one of the events below Thursday 8 June – VAC Volunteer Open … Continue reading

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Castle Carr Fountain Walk 2017 – Tickets available!

This July in the estate of Castle Carr, their famous gravity fed fountain will once again rise magnificently into the sky. Sunday 2 July 2017 – A picturesque walk, 2.5 miles each way will commence from the Cat I’th Well Inn … Continue reading

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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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Halifax Sailing Club Open Day

Halifax Sailing Club invites you and your family to try out sailing or windsurfing for free at our club open day. On May 21st 2017 the club will be providing free taster sessions as part of the RYA’s national Push the Boat … Continue reading

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Donate and Volunteer at the Food and Support Drop-in

While they need everything on the list below, the Food and Support Drop-In are currently very short of tins of every kind, cereals, instant noodles, cakes, biscuits, and fillings to put into sandwiches. Sandwich fillings and instant meals such as noodles … Continue reading

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FREE School Holiday Activities at Mixenden Activity Centre

FREE Spring Bank holiday activities will once again take place at Mixenden Activity Centre on the following dates during the holidays: Tuesday 30th May Thursday 1st June Meet Heather Stout at the Activity Centre at 2pm for a FREE 1 hour … Continue reading

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Sports Camps Over Half Term

A number of events are being held at the Inspire Sports and Fitness Centre at Calderdale College over the half term holiday. From Tuesday 30 May to Friday 2 June there will be a 4 day Mixed Sport Camp led … Continue reading

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Junior Fun and Fitness Cricket Sessions

Illingworth CC has joined with the English Cricket Board to run All Stars Cricket over the next eight weeks starting Friday 19th May – 6.30 – 7.30pm. to run All Stars Cricket sessions on Friday evenings aimed at girls and … Continue reading

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Youth Scrutiny Panel – Mixenden and Ovenden

Young people from The Mixenden Activity Centre have set up a Youth Scrutiny Panel to try and understand some of the issues young people face in these present times. Heather Stout, from the Mixenden Initiative, was approached by PC Jonny … Continue reading

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Volunteer with the Halifax Street Angels

Want to become a Street Angel and help make Halifax and Sowerby Bridge a better and safer place to have a night out? Or maybe you just want to help out behind the scenes? Why volunteer Full basic first aid … Continue reading

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What’s on at Square Chapel – 2017 Summer Brochure

There’s lots to enjoy  including family shows, comedy, music, movies and much more on offer at Square Chapel so why not take a look at the Summer 2017 Brochure and find something for you and your family. Click here to view the … Continue reading

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High Five goes ‘Head over Heels’ in Warley

On the 10th April at the United Reform Church , High Five and the Staying Well project held an over 50s event with over 60 local residents and local community groups, to talk about how we can all work together … Continue reading

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Warley Community Association presents 70’s and Soul

Put on your dancing shoes for a night of 70’s and Soul with music provided by DJ Paul McLoughlin for just £7 (supper included) Saturday 1 July – From 7.45pm At The Vandals Clubhouse, Warley Town Lane, Halifax, HX2 7SL … Continue reading

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Science talks at St Andrew’s Church

St Andrew’s Church, Beechwood road, Holmfield is once again running a series of science talks aimed at all ages. Tickets are just £5.00 (£2.50 for concessions). These will run on the following dates and start at 7pm Tuesday 30 May – … Continue reading

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Piece Hall to re-open its doors on Yorkshire Day

The Piece Hall in Halifax will re-open its gates to the public on Tuesday 1 August 2017 after the completion of Calderdale Council’s multi-million pound transformation programme, which includes support of £7million from The National Lottery. At 10am on Yorkshire … Continue reading

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What’s on at Square Chapel – 2017 Summer Brochure

There’s lots to enjoy  including family shows, comedy, music, movies and much more on offer at Square Chapel so why not take a look at the Summer 2017 Brochure and find something for you and your family. Click here to view the … Continue reading

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Ward Forum Grant applications now open – Apply for upto £500

The latest round for Ward Forum Grants is now open to applications! There will be 2 rounds of grants £2,500 to be given away in each round and as usual groups can only apply for a grant up to £500, groups … Continue reading

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Family Funday – Halifax RLFC vs Batley Bulldogs this weekend

Halifax RLFC V Batley Bulldogs (6pm KO) Sunday 30 April 2017 – from 4pm MBi Shay Stadium, Shaw Hill, Halifax HX1 2YS Rugby Ball Coconut Shy Strongman Game with leader board CCCT’s Blender Bikes BedzRus Photo Finish Try Challenge Passing Accuracy … Continue reading

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Pre-loved 2nd hand shop in Mixenden

Community Works, Mixenden proudly presents ‘The Pre-Loved Emporium’ open to the public to go along and purchase 2nd hand goods. Open Monday to Friday – 10am to 3pm Based at the Mixenden Addy, Slippy Lane, HX2 8QD

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