Memory Lane Carers Event October 16


October begins with The International Day of Older Persons on the 1st .

Memory Lane Cafe is holding an event to recognise the enormous contribution of senior unpaid carers in supporting people living with dementia.

In conjunction with Bridge Community, we are hosting an afternoon tea, information and support event for unpaid carers of people living with dementia on Sunday 16th October at the Maurice Jagger Centre in Halifax.

Carers, ex-carers and their cared-for will be invited to come along for an afternoon of:-

  • live music
  • bingo
  • quiz
  • wonderful cakes & scones
  • information and support from a range of service providers

With the aid of a grant from Calderdale Council we are making this a free event – but we ask that people book their place(s) in advance.

Please contact June on 01422 706373 or 01920 549131 to book your free place.

Acoustic Dogz live at the OSCA October 8th

Continuing with bringing you live music, the OSCA Foundation presents: Acoustic Dogz October 8th on Stage at 8pm.

Playing acoustic music from the last 50 years, they have promised a good 70s/80s night!

Find more about Acoustic Dogz

Admission is free and the bar will be open with a wide selection of drinks.

Overgate Hospice Heroes this Saturday October 1st at Illingworth Sports Club

 

Overgate Hospice Heroes invite you at Illingworth Sports and Social club

Saturday October 1st from 12 onwards

Come along for a family friendly fun day and enjoy a BBQ and Live Music along wtih many fun activities for the kids!

Your contribution wil  help raise vital funds for people living with life-limiting illnesses.

 

Venue : Illingworth Sports and Social Club, Keighley Rd, Halifax HX2 8HA

Next Up at the OSCA foundation: Live Music and car boot sales!

Click here for the regular exercise and fitness classes run at the OSCA

There will be a car boot sale this Sunday 25th of September at the OSCA foundation car park from 7am to 12pm noon.

It’s £5 per car or £10 per van for sellers.

Come and enjoy a browse or find something you like at a bargain price!

Car boot sales are set to continue into October.

Live Music event: October 8th on Stage at 8pm: Acoustic Dogz

Playing acoustic music from the last 50 years, they have promised a good 70s/80s night!

Find more about Acoustic Dogz

Admission is free and the bar will be open with a good selection of drinks.

Images from 4PlayQuo

Calderdale Pride Extravaganza of events at The Piece Hall September 3rd

We’re thrilled to announced that Calderdale Pride will take place at The Piece Hall on Saturday 3 September 2022, from 12pm until 8pm.

We can’t wait to welcome you all and turn our iconic venue rainbow, with 8 hours of amazing entertainment.

This is a free event and inclusive for all of our community.

Click for further information and other events at the Piece Hall

List of Events:

  • 12pm – Mr. Rainbow
  • 12.10pm – Dame Shirley Bazzey (Host)
  • 12.15pm – Rachel Fuller as Shania Twain
  • 12.50pm – Davina Regina
  • 1.30pm – Nathan Anthony
  • 2pm – Callum Butterworth
  • 2.30pm – Rachel Fuller as Dua Lipa
  • 3.15pm – Bex Wysling
  • 3.45pm – Ellie Etoile’s Burlesque
  • 4pm – Jess Gardham
  • 4.45pm – Dame Shirley Bazzey
  • 5pm – Marigold Addams as Cher
  • 5.30pm – Ellie Etoile’s Burlesque
  • 6pm – Liberty X
  • 6.45pm – Divina De Campo
  • 7.45pm – Pride Team Finale

 

Beaumont Bark! Local RSPCA hosts annual Bank Holiday Dog Show!

Local RSPCA back in Beaumont Park for Bank Holiday Dog Show! 

Entry is free but you can book on Skiddle

The Bank Holiday Monday brings Beaumont Barks back to Beaumont Park Huddersfield. The annual event is hosted by RSPCA Halifax, Huddersfield, Bradford and District branch and Friends of Beaumont Park, with a 10 class fun dog show, stalls, live music and food. 

 

 The event, taking place on Monday 29th August, has fun for all the family with dog show classes including Posh Paws and Waggiest Tail, local trade stalls and live music in the bandstand. A perfect way to spend your Bank Holiday Monday! The activities start from 12pm – 4pm in the beautiful surroundings of Beaumont Park.

Lauren MooreFundraising Manager said “ We love working with the Friends of Beaumont Park to bring this fun family day out to Huddersfield! It’s a great way to spend your bank holiday, helping us raise vital funds for our Animal Centre whilst having fun with our local community and supporters!”

The event is free to attend and £2 to enter in the dog show classes. To find out more about Beaumont Barks please visit the RSPCA Halifax, Huddersfield, Bradford & District branch website here: www.rspcahalifaxhuddersfieldbradford.org.uk/events

You can also find out more on Facebook and confirm your attendance by searching for ‘Beaumont Barks 2022’ in the events section.

The RSPCA Halifax, Huddersfield, Bradford and District Branch are a self-funding branch of the National RSPCA, responsible for raising money locally to support our animal welfare work.  Our main aim is to rehabilitate unwanted, abandoned and abused animals and find them loving, permanent homes. The local rehoming centre relies on public donations and the generosity of its local community to keep the doors of their animal centre open. The branch care for cats, dogs and small animals and have successfully rehomed 37 dogs, 81 cats and 27 small animals so far this year.  

OSCA Foundation updates!

The OSCA Foundation is your community hub for weekly activities and events, sports related and much more!

Currently running at the OSCA:

Andy’s Man Club every Monday except Bank Holidays from 6:30pm. Just turn up!

Car boot sales every two weeks. Sundays from 7am to 12pm

Next car boot sale dates: 14/08, 28/08, 11/09, 25/09

Live music every 2 to 3 weeks

Next live music event: 4 Play Quo on 14/08 @ 5pm

As well as that, every Sunday the grounds host matches for the Halifax Panthers Women team.

There are regular weekly exercise classes.

  • Old tyme and modern sequence dancing – Tues, Thurs 2.00 – 4pm, in the Enderby Hall.
  • Tae Kwon Do – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday – 6.30 – 8mp – All ages
  • Over 50s Walking Football – Tuesday – 10.30 – 1pm
  • Zumba – Tuesday & Thursday 6:30 -7:30.
  • Keep fit, Indoor – Thursday 9.45 – 10.45 – All ages
  • Rug Ratz, Nippers Rugby Training – Saturday & Sunday – 9am – 10.30am

Various junior outdoor soccer teams  for both boys and girls, from 5 years to 16 years.

You need to book into each activity separately with the instructor. You can do so by visiting the centre at the activity time and introducing yourself.

The facilities at the OSCA can be rented for training sessions, functions, conferences and birthday parties. With ample parking space, spacious rooms and wide outdoor grounds, there is a lot to offer for many event needs.

For more information on any of the above, ring Steve on 07727860731

Some of the events that took place at the OSCA Foundation:

 

 


OSCA Foundation Community Sports Club
Cousin La, Halifax HX2 8AD
www.oscafoundation.org