Sports Box ends but FREE Summer Holiday Activities at Orange Box

Sports Box has now ended on Saturday afternoons but Orange Box have thanked Sports England for the Sportivate funding for the sessions over the past 18 months.

But just a reminder of the FREE activities that are happening at Orange Box.

Wednesday 26 July – Friday 1 September (weekdays, excluding 28 August)
2pm – 4pm
Upcycle furniture and clothes, sing karaoke, enjoy yoga and drama, go zorbing, climb the bouldering tunnel, play table tennis, cook healthy meals, skate in the rooftop skate park and celebrate with an end of summer party. Keep your eye on the Orangebox Website or social media for a detailed timetable coming soon.
For ages 11-19 years
FREE. No need to book, just turn up.

(you will need to register when you arrive, if you haven’t already, or you can fill out a registration form here and take it with you when you go).

For more information call 01422 433200 or email hello@orangeboxhalifax.org

FREE Summer Holiday Activities at Orange Box

Wednesday 26 July – Friday 1 September (weekdays, excluding 28 August)
2pm – 4pm
Upcycle furniture and clothes, sing karaoke, enjoy yoga and drama, go zorbing, climb the bouldering tunnel, play table tennis, cook healthy meals, skate in the rooftop skate park and celebrate with an end of summer party. Keep your eye on the Orangebox Website or social media for a detailed timetable coming soon.
For ages 11-19 years
FREE. No need to book, just turn up

PLUS – don’t forget the regular activities

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I.MAKE.FILM Festival at Orangebox 2 July

I.MAKE.FILM is a young people’s film festival dedicated to showcasing the wealth of local film-making talent, from across Calderdale and further.

Being held at Orangebox on Sunday 2 July doors opening at 12:00, the one day event will be packed with short film screenings, master classes and talks.

 

Tickets are £3.50 and the films will be shown 13:00 – 17:00.

It is an exciting opportunity for up-and-coming directors, actors and writers to see their work on the big screen, in front of an audience of friends, family, film-making professionals and other young film enthusiasts.

We could find the next Spielberg or Kubrick right here on our doorstep.

For more information email kane@squarechapel.co.uk or visit our Facebook and Twitter pages.

Routes Festival 2017

Saturday 24 June, 12pm

Now in its fifth year, Routes Festival returns with another day of the best in unsigned and underage music at Orangebox Young People’s Centre, Halifax.

Routes Festival provides a platform for young musicians aged 12-24 to showcase their talents on an open and accessible stage. This year Routes will present live music across three stages throughout the day, encompassing a wide range of musical styles – from pop to metal, dance to acoustic.

Tickets £3.50

Orangebox 10 Square Road Halifax HQ1 1QG England 01422 349422

Join the Orangebox Streetdance Crew for ages 11-16

Be part of this amazing streetdance crew: OB Fusion. Learn break dance, popping, locking, tutting, krump and much more, through routines, solos and group dances.

Every Monday (term time) – 4.30pm
At Orange Box Young People’s Centre, 1 Blackledge, Halifax HX1 1AF

Just £5 a session or £2.50 with Passport to Leisure

VCS Children & Adult Safeguarding Meeting

A meeting for groups who work with children and young people and/or adults at risk. Provides an opportunity to;

  • Receive feedback from representatives
  • Learn about good practice
  • Influence plans and strategies
  • Share local information
  • Hear what is happening at a regional and national level

Thursday 20 October – 3.30pm
At The Orangebox, Blackledge, Halifax, HX1 1NU

For more information or to register your attendance please email steveb@nbforum.org.uk

Deck Chairs and Documentaries – October Films at Orange Box

Deck chairs and documentaries, pizza and popcorn; cinema the Orange Box way continues every Thursday evening and here’s what’s on in October – Costs just £4 per person or £2 for under 18s

Tickets are only available on the door from 6pm and by cash only so be sure to go along and get involved.