What’s Happening guide: July 25-31

The Horseboating Society will be in Hebden Bridge on Monday
The Horseboating Society will be in Hebden Bridge on Monday

Looking for something to do in the coming week as the summer holidays begin?

Check out our comprehensive guide to what’s happening in the upper Calder Valley over the next seven days, from July 25-31.

Todmorden

Thursday

Exercise

20 20 20 class. Bailey’s Gym, Walsden, 9.30am. Call 01706 839225.

Tai Chi class for the over 50s. Fielden Centre, 10.30am. Call 01706 817926.

Zumba class. DC Dance, the Old St John Ambulance Hall, Victoria Road, 6.30pm. Call 01706 839113.

‘Aerobics with no mirrors’. Todmorden Cricket Club, 6.30pm. Call Karen on 07880 743972.

Spinning class. Bailey’s Gym, 6.30pm.

Other

Luncheon club. Roomfield Baptist Church, noon. Call Ruth on 01706 817556.

Horse riding group taster sessions. Longfield Equestrian Centre, 5-8pm. Call 01706 812736.

Independent Nightlife, a club for adults with learning disabilities. The Crypt, St Mary’s Church, 7pm.

Open mic night. Hanuman Thai, Water Street, 8pm. Call 01706 817010.

Crafts

Sew Solid Crew sewing group. Cheeky Sew and Sew, Rochdale Road, 6.30pm. Call 01706 816181.

Friday

Exercise

Boot camp. Bailey’s Gym, 7am.

Tai Chi and Qigong class. Yew Tree Court, Walsden, 9.40am. Call Marsha or David on 01422 240730.

Oak Todmorden for the over 50s. Central Methodist Church, Bramsche Square. Sequence class 10-11am. Line dancing 11.10am until 12.10pm. Tai Chi 12.15-1.15pm.

Tea and taster lessons including half an hour of riding, plus tea and biscuits. Longfield Equestrian Centre. Sessions take place on weekday mornings. To book, call 01706 812736.

Zumba class. Dawn Chapman School of Dance, noon. Call 07788 626363.

Baby ballroom class for children aged four to six. Dawn Chapman School of Dance, 5pm. Call 01706 839113.

Circuits training. Bailey’s Gym, 6pm.

Food

Oak Todmorden for the over 50s. Central Methodist Church. Refreshments served from 10am until 1.30pm.

Age UK Todmorden lunch club. Social club, Halifax Road, noon. Call Mike or Catherine on 01706 817926.

Music

Oak Todmorden for the over 50s. Central Methodist Church. Singing for fun, 1.30-2.30pm.

Todmorden Community Brass senior band practice. Band room, Wellington Road, 7.45pm. Call Liz on 01706 818882.

Crafts

Knit Wits knitting group. Cheeky Sew and Sew, 10.30am.

Other

Oak Todmorden for the over 50s. Central Methodist Church, 10am until 3pm. Drop in for crafts, quizzes and information on trips and events. Visit www.oaktodmorden.co.uk for more details.

Saturday

Exercise

Insanity. Bailey’s Gym, 9.30am.

Crafts

Jewellery making workshop. B’DZ, Halifax Road, 10.30am until 12.30pm. Call 07903 655662.

Sunday

Exercise

Kettle bells. Bailey’s Gym, 10am.

Todmorden Walkabout: explore local towpaths and lower hills. Walks start at 11.15am and last about two hours. Meet walk leaders at Morrison’s main entrance. For details contact Karen Andrews: 01706 819118.

Monday

Exercise

Boot camp. Bailey’s Gym, 7am.

Zumba discount class. DC Dance, Victoria Road, 2-3pm. Call 01706 839113.

Street dance class. Dawn Chapman School of Dance, 4-5pm. Call 01706 839113.

Six pack abs. Bailey’s Gym, 6pm.

Beginner ballroom and Latin class. Dawn Chapman School of Dance, 6pm. Call 01706 839113.

Women’s tennis. Todmorden Tennis Club, 6.30pm. Visit www.todmordentennis.co.uk.

‘Aerobics with no mirrors’. Todmorden Cricket Club, 6.30pm. Call Karen on 07880 743972.

Step blast. Bailey’s Gym, 6.30pm.

Yoga for pregnancy class. Union House, 7pm. Call 07985 274181.

Other

Age UK Todmorden club. Roomfield House, 10am until 2.30pm. Call Mike or Catherine on 01706 817926.

‘Elevenses’ – cuppa, cake and a chat. Vale Baptist Church, Cornholme, from 10.30am until noon.

Free lantern-making workshops in readiness for Todmorden Lantern Parade, 2.30pm to 4.30pm. Roomfield Baptist Church, Halifax Road.

Music

Three Valleys Gospel Choir’s weekly choir practice at Central Methodist Church is taking a summer break and will resume on Monday, September 2.

Tuesday

Exercise

Weights and resistance class. Bailey’s Gym, 9.30am.

Oak Todmorden for the over 50s, gentle exercise to music class. Roomfield House Community Rooms, 12.30pm. Call 07786 004516.

Beginners’ belly dancing: Tuesdays until August 6, 6.30pm to 7.15pm. £3 per session. The Old Library, Parkside Road.

Belly dance group. Sarah’s Dance Studio, Fielden House, Rochdale Road. Oriental style at 7.15pm, tribal style at 8.15pm. Call Jan on 07900 270320.

Spinning. Bailey’s Gym, 6.30pm.

Crafts

Knit and natter group. Cornholme Community Centre at St Michael’s Church, 9.30am until 11.30am. Followed by an over 60s lunch club, run by Age UK, until 1.30pm. Call Anne Morris on 07587 700355.

Music

Todmorden Community Brass runs Beginners Brass. Band room, Wellington Road 5.30pm. Followed by the 5 Note and training band. Call Liz on 01706 818882.

Other

Calderdale Women’s Centre weekly drop-in session. Room 13, Todmorden Community College, 10am until noon. Call 01422 323339.

Age UK Todmorden lunch club. Walsden Cricket Club, noon. Call Mike or Catherine on 01706 817926.

Free lantern-making workshops in readiness for Todmorden Lantern Parade, 4.15pm to 6.15pm. Roomfield Baptist Church, Halifax Road.

Wednesday

Exercise

Boot camp. Bailey’s Gym, 7am.

Afternoon sequence dancing. Walsden Cricket and Bowling Club, 1.30pm.

Mature yoga for health class. Central Methodist Church, 3.30pm. Call 01422 842398.

Adult ballet class. Dawn Chapman School of Dance, 6-7pm. Call 01706 839113.

Insanity. Bailey’s Gym, 6.30pm.

Zumba fitness class. DC Dance, 7-8pm. Call 01706 839113.

Crafts

Weekly life drawing class. Fielden Centre, 6.30pm. Call Tina or Phil on 07598 303946.

Other

Todmorden Photographic Society weekly meeting. St Michael’s Community Centre, Cornholme, 7.30pm.

Todmorden Lantern Parade. 8.15pm. Rochdale Canal, as part of the popular canal festival.

Hebden Bridge

Thursday

Exercise

Strength and stretch session. Judo premises above Purdy Pine, off Valley Road, 9.15am. Call Caron on 07896 353946.

Yoga for pregnancy class. Blessingway, Birchcliffe Centre, 10am.

Abs workout. Judo premises above Purdy Pine, off Valley Road, 10.30am. Call Caron on 07896 353946.

Gentle exercise class. Waterside Gym, 2-3pm. Call 01422 846088.

Mature yoga for health classes. Midgley Community Centre, 4.45pm and 6pm. Call 01422 842398.

Circuits training class. Waterside Gym, 6pm. Followed by a body conditioning session at 7pm. Call 01422 846088.

Ashtanga yoga class. Calderdale Yoga Centre, 7pm until 8.30pm. Call 07985 274181.

Zumba class. Waterside Gym, from 8-9pm. Call 01422 846088.

Music

Hebden Bridge Flamenco. Salem Community Centre, 6.30pm (beginners) and 8pm (improvers). Call Patricia on 07949 050039.

Calder Valley Voices weekly practice. Methodist Church, 7.15pm.

Other

Toddler group. Dodnaze Community Centre, 10am until noon. Call Josie on 07913 162452.

Hebden Royd School sculpture trail ‘Mill to Moorland’, until early September, around the base of Lumb Mill Chimney in Colden Clough.

Baby yoga class. Blessingway, Birchcliffe Centre, 1pm.

Watercolour and drawing classes. Machpelah Works, 1.15pm and 7pm. Call 01422 845415.

Painting, drawing and mixed media workshop. Word of Mouth, 7-9pm. To book, call Jude on 07902 039339.

Simple guided Christian meditation. Hope Baptist Church, 7.30pm. Visit www.hope-baptist.org.uk.

Quiz night. Stubbing Wharf, 9.30pm. Free entry and free supper.

Friday

Exercise

Yoga classes. Hebden Therapy Centre, 9.30am and 11.15am. Call Richard on 07976 583077.

Women’s boxercise session. Hebden Bridge Boxing Club, 9.30am. Call Kate on 07732 433243.

Yoga class. Hebden Therapy Centre, 5.30pm. Call 07925 102461.

Strength to strength body workout. Judo premises above Purdy Pine, off Valley Road, 6-7pm. Call Caron on 07896 353946.

Wing Chun kung fu class. Dunkley House, Albert Street, 6pm. Call 07884 020028.

Crafts

Watercolour and drawing class. Machpelah Works, 10am. Call 01422 845415.

Other

Halifax and Calder Valley branch of the MS Society runs yoga classes for people with the condition. Hebden Therapy Centre, Wragley House, 2pm. Call Liz Schofield on 01422 206692.

Saturday

Exercise

Juniors recreational boxing. Hebden Bridge Boxing Club, 10am. Followed by women’s boxing training at 11am. Call Kate on 07732 433243.

Zumba dance fitness class. Waterside Gym, 2.45pm. Call 01422 846088.

Other

Friends of Hebden Bridge Station working party - litter picking, weeding and planting. 2pm to 3pm.

Leisurely guided walk looking at wildflowers and wildlife along the canal, with Portia Fincham from Upper Calderdale Wildlife Network. Meet at 2pm on the canal towpath opposite the old Walkley Clogs mill, Hebden Bridge. The walk will head towards Mytholmroyd and lasts about two hours. Call 01706 816698.

Sunday

Exercise

Strength to strength body workout. Judo premises above Purdy Pine, off Valley Road, 10am. Call Caron on 07896 353946.

All abilities keep fit class. Waterside Gym, 10.30am. Call 01422 846088.

Iyengar yoga class. Hebden Therapy Centre, 7.30pm. Call 01422 883877.

Other

Flea market. Holme Street Arts Centre, 10am until 4pm.

Monday

Exercise

Strength and stretch session. Judo premises above Purdy Pine, off Valley Road, 9.15am. Call Caron on 07896 353946.

Drop-in yoga class. Calderdale Yoga Centre, 9.30am until 11am. Call Jon on 07990 541229.

Gentle mature yoga class. Hebden Therapy Centre, 10am. Call 01422 842398.

Boxercise for over 50s. Hebden Bridge Boxing Club, 10.30am. Call Kate on 07732 433243.

Coaching sessions. Cragg Vale Tennis Club. 4pm – four to seven-year-olds; 5pm – seven to ten-year-olds; 6pm – juniors aged 11 and over; 7pm – adult cardio tennis. Sessions run by Angela Crossley Tennis Coaching. Call 07793 718701.

Bootcamp. Hebden Bridge Boxing Club, 6.15pm. Call Kate on 07732 433243.

Showgirl fitness class. Hope Baptist Church, 7pm. Call 07766 495291.

5Rhythms Dance class. Methodist Church, 7pm. Call Francis on 07749 418640.

Circuits training. Waterside Gym, 8-9pm. Call 01422 846088.

Crafts

Life drawing class. Linden Mill, 11am. Call 07889 279454.

Summer arts, crafts and heritage workshops for children aged seven to 14: mono printing our local landscape. 10.30am to 2pm, cost £4. To book call Sally Darlington, learning and access officer, Pennine Horizons: 07712 160600. Upstairs at the Birchcliffe Centre.

Chatty Crochet is now closed until Monday, September 9, when it will resume at Hope Baptist Church, 1.30pm.

Other

The Horseboating Society presents a demonstration on how to harness a boat horse, 10am (pictured), followed by a boat trip, 10.30am to 11.30am, Hebden Wharf to the winding hole beyond Fallingroyd Tunnel and back.

After-school club for five to 11-year-olds. Dodnaze Community Centre, 4pm until 5.30pm. Call Josie on 07913 162452.

Tuesday

Exercise

Hatha yoga class. Calderdale Yoga Centre, 9.10am. Call 01422 844402.

Tai Chi class. Calderdale Yoga Centre, 1-2pm.

Baby yoga class. Blessingway, Birchcliffe Centre, 2pm. Call 07967 974376.

Dansworks Dance Academy street dance class. Salem Centre, 4.45pm. Followed by an adult ballroom and Latin class from 6-7pm. Call 07795 165082.

Yoga for pregnancy class. Blessingway, Birchcliffe Centre, 5pm.

Boxing based fitness circuit for men and women. Hebden Bridge Boxing Club, 6.15pm. Call Kate on 07732 433243.

Yoga classes. Calderdale Yoga Centre, 6.20pm and 8pm. Call Richard on 07976 583077.

Crafts

Free craft session. My Play Cafe, Central Street, 10am until noon. Visit www.myplaycafe.co.uk.

Art group. Wadsworth Community Centre, from 1-3pm. Call Anna on 01422 847231.

Other

The Horseboating Society presents a demonstration on how to harness a boat horse, 10am, followed by a boat trip, 10.30am to 11.30am, Hebden Wharf to the winding hole beyond Fallingroyd Tunnel and back, including poetry session while on board with acclaimed poet Andrew Macmillan.

Meditation session. Hebden Therapy Centre, 12.30pm. Call 01422 842424.

Young at Heart Singers. Mytholm Court, Church Lane, 1-2pm. Call Josie on 01422 842093.

Call in at Dodnaze Community Centre for a cup of tea and a chat, 2pm until 3.30pm. Call Josie on 07913 162452.

Creative arts session for people with dementia and memory problems. Hebden Bridge Town Hall, 2.30pm. Call Sharon on 07598 387772.

Buddhist meditation class. Birchcliffe Centre, 7pm. Call 01422 846456.

Wednesday

Exercise

Mature yoga for health class. Old Town Community Centre, 9.30am. Call 01422 842398.

Core – cardio – box, women’s fitness class. Hebden Bridge Boxing Club, 10.15am. Call Kate on 07732 433243.

Strength to strength body workout. Judo premises above Purdy Pine, off Valley Road, 6.30pm. Call Caron on 07896 353946.

Yoga for pregnancy class. Blessingway, Birchcliffe Centre, 7.30pm.

Crafts

Sewing workshop. Word of Mouth, 10am. Call Helen Brewster 07513 359164.

Summer arts, crafts and heritage workshops for children aged seven to 14: making a simple pinhole camera. 10.30am to 2pm, cost £4. To book call Sally Darlington, learning and access officer, Pennine Horizons, 07712 160600. Upstairs at the Birchcliffe Centre (pictured).

Weekly after-school sewing workshop for youngsters aged nine and above. Word of Mouth, 3.30pm. Call Helen Brewster on 07513 359164.

Art class. Dodnaze Community Centre, 7pm. Call Josie on 07913 162452.

Sewing workshop. Word of Mouth, 7-9pm. Call Helen Brewster 07513 359164.

Music

Calder Valley Women Singers weekly practice. Hebden Bridge Town Hall, 7.30pm. Call 01422 843349.

Open mic night, Stubbing Wharf, 9pm. Call 01422 844107.

Music session. Fox and Goose, 9pm. Call 01422 842649.

Other

Hebden Bridge Camera Club weekly meeting. Masonic Hall, 7.45pm. Call 01422 885244.

Heptonstall

Tuesday

Music

Irish music session. White Lion, 8.30pm. Call 01422 842027.

Wednesday

Exercise

Zumba class. Heptonstall Social and Bowling Club, 6-7pm.

Food

Supper club. White Lion, 6.30pm.

Mytholmroyd

Thursday

Exercise

Yoga class. Scout Road Methodist Church, 6pm. Call Richard on 07976 583077.

Saturday

Other

Weight Watchers meeting. Mytholmroyd Community Centre, 9.30am. Call 01422 845497.

Sunday

Exercise

Zumba fitness class. Burnley Road Academy, 10.30am. Call Lesley on 07801 821618.

Monday

Exercise

Tai Chi and Qigong class. Mytholmroyd Methodist Church Hall, 5pm. Call Marsha or David on 01422 240730.

Tuesday

Exercise

Keep fit class. Mytholmroyd Community Centre, 6.45pm. Call Sue on 07976 958282.

Hepcats Jive Club swing jive classes for beginners and intermediates. Mytholmroyd Community Centre, 7.15pm. Email joyce@hepcathop.com.

Wednesday

Exercise

Zumba class. Burnley Road Academy, 7pm. Call Lesley on 07801 821618.

Luddenden Foot

Tuesday

Exercise

Hebden Royd United Ladies training and coaching for players aged 16 and over. Luddenden Foot football ground. Call Paul on 01422 884261.