If you would like to have an event listed in our what's on guide, complete our event form and email it to whatson@calderdale.gov.uk. Our main focus for this guide is low cost community and charitable events.

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Friday 20 July 2018
Black and white logo with the letters H A S over a Yorkshire rose

Halifax Art Society July Syllabus 2018

This month's Halifax Art Society Syllabus

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Brighouse Art Circle - July 2018

Brighouse Art Circle is looking for new members. It is an informal and friendly society with weekly meetings. Activities include: life models, costume models, demonstrations, workshops and exhibitions.

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Colour portrait photograph of local author, Chris Helme

Chris Helme - Author Talk at Brighouse Library

For 30 years Chris was a serving Police Officer and awarded the British Empire Medal for his services in the community.

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Once in a Lifetime - The Actors’ Workshop Studio Group

The Actors Workshop presents its production of a madcap comedy by Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman, which pokes gentle fun at the shining, glamorous, ridiculous, and tacky scene that was Hollywood in the late 1920s.

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Saturday 21 July 2018

Once in a Lifetime - The Actors’ Workshop Studio Group

The Actors Workshop presents its production of a madcap comedy by Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman, which pokes gentle fun at the shining, glamorous, ridiculous, and tacky scene that was Hollywood in the late 1920s.

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Bird Walk and Survey at Cromwell Bottom

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Logo for Eureka! Children's Science Museum.  Letters in rainbow colours

The BIG Summer Festival

A jam-packed festival of fun throughout the summer holidays.

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Sponge cakes topped with cream and a strawberry on a glass cake stand

Boothtown & Southowram Methodist Church: Summer Fayre

There will be various stalls, games and food - something for the whole family!

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Poster.  Yellow and white text on a blue background with a picture of police personnel dressed up as a dog and a cartoon character and children with painted faces

Halifax Police Station Open Day 2018

Attractions will include Emergency Services demonstrations, Station and Cell Block tours, Family Entertainment, Children’s Fairground and Bouncy Castle, Charity stalls, Food stands and much more

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Mum2Mum Market Sowerby Bridge

Over 30 stalls selling excellent condition baby and children’s goods at bargain prices.

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Sunday 22 July 2018
Logo for Eureka! Children's Science Museum.  Letters in rainbow colours

The BIG Summer Festival

A jam-packed festival of fun throughout the summer holidays.

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Lego figure dressed as a hiker with map and compas against a woodland background

Calderdale Ramblers: Calderdale Way 6

Along the canal followed by a gradual climb up to Withens Clough Reservoir, returning on the Calderdale Way through Lumbutts to Todmorden.

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A group of walkers listening to a talk

Calderdale Heritage Walks: Around Heptonstall

An attractive scenic stroll around Eaves, Slack and Heptonstall - a world of folklore, poets, plague villages and other aspects of local history.

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Tuesday 24 July 2018

Boothtown Ward Forum

Do you want to have your say about local issues that are important to you?

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Wednesday 25 July 2018

Minibeasts at Jerusalem Farm

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The front of Rastrick Library

Jumping Clay at Rastrick Library

Jumping Clay will once again return to Rastrick Library to keep the kids creative during the summer holidays! Each child will create their own fridge magnet!

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Front page of the Do Something brochure. Children on bikes in a park behind white and yellow text.

Do Something! - Discover Calderdale libraries

From our Mischief Making Summer Reading Challenge to our 3D Printing Club, there is lots to Discover at Calderdale libraries.

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Thursday 26 July 2018

Brighouse Art Circle - July 2018

Brighouse Art Circle is looking for new members. It is an informal and friendly society with weekly meetings. Activities include: life models, costume models, demonstrations, workshops and exhibitions.

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Elves and Fairies

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Black and white dog jumping a fence in a show ring.

Shibden Dog Day 2018

The RSPCA Halifax, Huddersfield & District Branch and the Shibden Park Rangers invite you to the Shibden Dog Day!

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Victorian photograph of John Barraclough's Ancestors

Calderdale Family History Society - Following the Drum

During the 18th & 19th centuries many men joined the army to wear the famous “red coat” often to “…. lead more happy lives, by getting rid of brats and wives” although ironically army regulations did allow for some families to live in barracks.

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Friday 27 July 2018
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Saturday 28 July 2018
Colour photo of author, Nicky Harlow, alongside black and white photo of creative writer, Craig Bradley

Emily Bronte Bicentenary : a Walk with Nicky Harlow and Craig Bradley

Nicky Harlow and Craig Bradley will take you on a tour of some of the sites with which Emily Bronte would have been familiar.

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Cantorelli Fundraising Concert for Slow the Flow

Vocal octet, Cantorelli, make a musical journey through mainland Europe with secular and sacred choral music.

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Sunday 29 July 2018
Lego figure dressed as a hiker with map and compas against a woodland background

Calderdale Ramblers: Graham's Bridge

The walk starts from Sowerby Bridge station, goes along the canal and up through North Dean woods to West Vale.

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A group of walkers listening to a talk

Calderdale Heritage Walks: Dobroyd Castle

This afternoon walk goes to, around and inside the striking ‘Brass Castle’, by kind permission of the owners. It was built above Todmorden by John Fielden in 1869. It includes the house, walled garden and stable block with details of their history and the family.

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Monday 30 July 2018
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Thursday 02 August 2018
Front page of the Do Something brochure. Children on bikes in a park behind white and yellow text.

Do Something! - Discover Calderdale libraries

From our Mischief Making Summer Reading Challenge to our 3D Printing Club, there is lots to Discover at Calderdale libraries.

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Friday 10 August 2018
Front page of the Do Something brochure. Children on bikes in a park behind white and yellow text.

Do Something! - Discover Calderdale libraries

From our Mischief Making Summer Reading Challenge to our 3D Printing Club, there is lots to Discover at Calderdale libraries.

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Saturday 18 August 2018
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Monday 20 August 2018
Front page of the Do Something brochure. Children on bikes in a park behind white and yellow text.

Do Something! - Discover Calderdale libraries

From our Mischief Making Summer Reading Challenge to our 3D Printing Club, there is lots to Discover at Calderdale libraries.

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Tuesday 21 August 2018
Front page of the Do Something brochure. Children on bikes in a park behind white and yellow text.

Do Something! - Discover Calderdale libraries

From our Mischief Making Summer Reading Challenge to our 3D Printing Club, there is lots to Discover at Calderdale libraries.

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Thursday 23 August 2018
Front page of the Do Something brochure. Children on bikes in a park behind white and yellow text.

Do Something! - Discover Calderdale libraries

From our Mischief Making Summer Reading Challenge to our 3D Printing Club, there is lots to Discover at Calderdale libraries.

More details about Do Something! - Discover Calderdale libraries
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Thursday 30 August 2018
Front page of the Do Something brochure. Children on bikes in a park behind white and yellow text.

Do Something! - Discover Calderdale libraries

From our Mischief Making Summer Reading Challenge to our 3D Printing Club, there is lots to Discover at Calderdale libraries.

More details about Do Something! - Discover Calderdale libraries
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