Looking for something to do? Check out our guide to What’s Happening!

Boxercise class at Hebden Boxing Club, Salem Centre, Hebden Bridge
Boxercise class at Hebden Boxing Club, Salem Centre, Hebden Bridge

If you’re looking for something to do, something to see or somewhere to go over the next few days, why not have a look at our guide to What’s Happening in our area?

TODMORDEN

THURSDAY

A luncheon club offering a home-cooked meal and a place to meet new people runs at Roomfield Baptist Church at noon. A two-course meal, tea and coffee is available for £4. For more information, contact Ruth on 01706 817556 or Arline on 01706 813404.

A kickboxing class runs at Above the surface, Beneath the waves from 5-7pm. A session is also held on Tuesdays at the same time and place. For more information, contact Graham on 07712 550633.

A zumba class is held at DC Dance, the Old St John Ambulance Hall, Victoria Road, from 6.30pm until 7.30pm. No experience required. For more information, call 01706 839113 or email info@dcdance.co.uk.

Crafters are invited to attend a free sewing group at Cheeky Sew and Sew, where they can meet people and create in company. The group runs from 6.30pm until 8.30pm. For more information, call 01706 816181.

The Tolkien Discussion Group will meet at 655 Rochdale Road, Walsden, at 7pm to discuss the works of JRR Tolkien. For more information, call 01706 839176.

A fun quiz night is held at the Royal George at 9.30pm. For more information, call 01706 814814.

FRIDAY

A range of activities including line and sequence dancing, singing, crafts and quizzes takes place at the Oak over 50s ‘Drop-in Friday’ at Central Methodist Church from 10am until 3pm.

A knitting and crochet group meets at Cheeky Sew and Sew from 10.30am until 12.30pm. Free entry.

Learn how to cook healthy snacks during an Incredible Edible Todmorden session at Cornholme School from 3-5pm. To book a place, call 07712 160600.

A baby ballroom class for children aged four to six is held at the Dawn Chapman School of Dance at 5pm. For more information, call 01706 839113.

Nice Sharp Pencils will be appearing at the two year Hanuman anniversary at Three Wise Monkeys at 8pm. Free entry. For more information, call 01706 817010.

Walsden Waggon and Horses runs ‘Play your cards right’ and a disco, starting at 8.30pm. There is a jackpot of £500. Entry £1. For more information, call 01706 815581.

The Royal George hosts a disco and karaoke from 9.30pm til late. Similar events are held on Saturday and Sunday.

SATURDAY

Water Street Gallery hosts a meet the artists event for the current photography exhibition from noon until 3pm. For more information, call 01706 839714.

Learn the basics of patchwork and make a bag or simple cushion during a workshop at Cheeky Sew and Sew from noon until 4pm. Admission £20.

Todmorden Christian Fellowship invites you to a film night at the Boathouse, Stackhills Road, at 6pm. The film screened will be ‘The Way’ starring Martin Sheen, and there will be a free supper. For more information, call 01706 819288.

There will be a talk titled ‘Costa Rica: nature’s paradise’ at Todmorden Natural History Society’s meeting at Central Methodist Church at 7.15pm. Admission £2 for non-members. For more information, call 01706 817233.

All Jazz era will perform at Barearts Studio Bar at 7.30pm. For more information, visit www.barearts.com.

Jayn Hanna and Martin Wisenberg will perform at Three Wise Monkeys at 8pm. Free entry.

There is a disco and karaoke at the Walsden Waggon and Horses from 8.30pm.

A blues jam will be held at the Sportsman’s Arms, Kebcote, at 9pm. All musicians welcome. For more information, call 01706 813449.

SUNDAY

The Todmorden Walkabout group is going on a two-hour walk exploring local towpaths and lower hills, starting at 11.15am from Morrison’s main entrance. New walkers are asked to arrive at 11am. For more information, contact Karen Andrews on 01706 819118.

The Bear Knitters group will meet at The Bear at noon. For more information, call 01422 844881.

The O’Dylans will perform at Barearts Studio Bar at 3pm. For more information, visit www.barearts.com.

MONDAY

Call in for a cuppa, cake and a chat in relaxed company during ‘Elevenses’ at Vale Baptist Church, Cornholme, from 10.30am until noon. Free entry. All welcome.

Visitors to Todmorden Town Hall can take part in a programme of popular sequence dances to tuneful music from 1.15pm until 3.30pm. Admission is £2 and all profits go to charity.

A beginner ballroom and Latin class takes place at the Dawn Chapman School of Dance at 6pm. For more information, call 01706 839113.

TUESDAY

Cornholme Community Centre at St Michael’s Church hosts a knit and natter group from 9.30am until 11.30am, followed by an over 60s lunch club, run by Age UK, until 1.30pm. For more information, contact Anne Morris on 07587 700355.

The Todmorden Carer Support Group will meet at Todmorden Health Centre from 11am until 1pm. The group provides information, support and social activities for adult carers. For more information, call 01422 369101.

Age Concern Todmorden runs a lunch club at Walsden Cricket Club at noon. For more information, contact Rachael or Catherine on 01706 817926.

A belly dance group meets at Above the surface, Beneath the waves. The oriental style class is held at 7.15pm, followed by the tribal style at 8.15pm. For more information, contact Jan on 07900 270320.

The Todmorden Library Readers’ Group will meet at Walsden Library at 7.30pm. For more information, call 01706 815602.

WEDNESDAY

The Upper Calder Valley Walking Group is going on a seven-mile ‘Norland via Ladstone’ walk. For more information, contact walk leaders Elizabeth and David Rawson on 01422 884748.

Make your own fruit tree during an Incredible Edible Todmorden session in Walsden from 1-3pm. To book a place, call 07712 160600.

A new class of mature yoga for health runs at Central Methodist Church from 3.30pm until 4.30pm. The class is geared to the over 50s. Everyone welcome. For more information, call 01422 842398 or 07809 478174.

Cheeky Sew and Sew is running an absolute beginners’ crochet workshop from 6-8pm. Learn the main crochet stitches, how to read a pattern and leave with a pattern to make. Admission £15.

Todmorden Choral Society holds its weekly choir practice at Central Methodist Church at 7.30pm. For more information, contact Linda Holmes on 01422 843486.

HEBDEN BRIDGE

THURSDAY

A toddler group meets at Dodnaze Community Centre from 9.45am until 11.15am. Everybody welcome. For more information, contact Caroline on 07913 162452.

A gentle exercise class runs at Waterside Gym from 2-3pm. For more information, call 01422 886469.

Mature yoga for health classes are held at Midgley Community Centre at 4.45pm and 6pm. The later class is aimed at an intermediate level. For more information, call 01422 842398 or 07809 478174.

A art group meets at Wadsworth Community Centre at 6.45pm. Share skills and learn new ones at the session suitable for all abilities. £4.50 admission. To book a place, contact Anna on 07759 386687.

Calderdale Yoga Centre hosts a mixed level Ashtanga yoga class at 7pm. For more information, call 07985 274181.

Watercolour and drawing classes run at Machpelah Works from 7-9pm. For more information, call 01422 845415.

Calder Valley Voices meet at the Methodist Church at 7.15pm to sing a wide range of material for fun. All abilities welcome.

A zumba class is held at Waterside Gym from 8-9pm. No experience required. Admission is £4.50. For more information, call 07843 263714 or 01706 559671.

The Pennine Piperholics meet and play session of local pipers will take place at the Fox and Goose Inn at 9pm. For more information, call 01422 842649.

B@r Place runs an open mic night. For more information, call 01422 842814.

FRIDAY

Hebden Bridge Boxing Club runs a women’s boxercise session at 9.30am. For more information, call 07732 433243.

Beginners can learn the Yang style of Tai Chi in a class at Salem Community Centre at 11am. For more information, call 01274 545948.

A Healthy Minds information session will be held at Hebden Bridge Library from 11am until 12.15pm. Free and confidential advice is available. For more information, call 07769 263620.

Word of Mouth is running a needle felting workshop from 1.30pm until 4pm. It will be an introduction to using the single and multiple needle felting tool. For more information, contact Josephine Gornall on 07748 480415.

A yoga class runs at Hebden Therapy Centre at 5.30pm. For more information, call 07925 102461.

A flamenco dance class for beginners runs at Hope Baptist Church from 6pm until 6.30pm. Improver classes are held from 6.30pm until 8pm and intermediate classes run from 8pm until 9.30pm. For more information, contact Patricia on 07949 050039 or visit www.hebdenbridgeflamenco.org.uk.

A Wing Chun kung fu class is held at Dunkley House, Albert Street, at 6pm. All welcome. For more information, call 07884 020028.

SATURDAY

A full weekend course marking pots on the potter’s wheel begins at Old Stables Studio. The course will run from 10am until 4pm on Saturday and Sunday. For more information, call 07904 158659.

Learn how to cast on and do various basic stitches during a beginners’ knitting workshop at Word of Mouth from 10.30am until noon. For more information, call 01422 648299.

Hebden Bridge Boxing Club runs a mixed boxing class from 2-3pm. For more information, call 07818 234893.

A zumba dance fitness class runs at Waterside Gym at 2.45pm. All welcome. For more information, call 01422 846088.

SUNDAY

An all abilities keep fit class runs at Waterside Gym at 10.30am. For more information, call 01422 846088.

Hebden Bridge Antiques Centre hosts antiques and collectables valuations from noon until 3pm. Different experts are on hand each week. Free entry. For more information, call 01422 846561.

Learn the art of Iyengar yoga at Hebden Therapy Centre at 7.30pm. For more information, call 01422 883877.

A karaoke fun night is held at B@r Place from 8pm. There will be give-away drinks and prizes. For more information, call 01422 842814.

MONDAY

An early morning Taize singing session takes place at Burlees House, Hangingroyd Lane, at 8am. Entry by donation. For more information, call 01422 844333.

A drop-in yoga class runs at Calderdale Yoga Centre from 9.30am until 11am. The class is suitable for all levels of experience, strength and flexibility and is led by a fully qualified and highly experienced tutor. For more information or to book a place, contact Jon on 07990 541229.

Hebden Therapy Centre runs a gentle mature yoga class at 10am. For more information, call 01422 842398.

A beginners pilates class runs at Waterside Gym at 10am, followed by an improvers session at 11.10am. To book a place, contact Vanda Gaskell on 07958 368642 or 01422 823743.

Waterside Tearooms host a language cafe from 10am until 11.30am. Come along and have informal conversation in various languages. For more information, call 01422 842978.

Keep Moving, a low impact class with music from the 60s, 70s and 80s, runs at Waterside Gym from 1-2pm. Admission £4.50. For more information, call 01422 846088.

Chatty Crochet runs at Hope Baptist Church from 1.30pm until 3.30pm. Admission £2 which includes tea, coffee and biscuits. Everyone welcome to attend.

An Amnesty International letter writing group will meet at B@r Place at 7.30pm. All welcome. For more information, call 01422 843321.

A Wing Chun martial arts class is held at Dodnaze Community Centre from 7.30pm until 9pm. Beginners welcome. For more information, contact Jay on 07816 911535.

TUESDAY

A Hatha yoga class is held at Calderdale Yoga Centre at 9.10am. For more information, call 01422 844402.

A pilates class for improvers and those at an intermediate level takes place at Waterside Gym at 10am, followed by a freestyle yoga session at 11.10am. To book a place, contact Vanda Gaskell on 07958 368642 or 01422 823743.

The Second Organic House Readers’ Group will meet at Organic House cafe at 10am. Free entry. For more information, call 01422 844748.

A meditation session is held at Hebden Therapy Centre at 12.30pm. All welcome. For more information, call 01422 842424.

The Young at Heart Singers meet at Mytholm Court, Church Lane, from 1-2pm to sing for health, fun and companionship. For more information, contact Carole on 01422 842093.

Call in at Dodnaze Community Centre for a cup of tea and a chat between 2pm and 3.30pm. For more information, contact Caroline on 07913 162452.

Parents can bring their children to play with others during a family social drop-in event at the Trades Club from 3.30pm. The session, which also runs on Wednesdays, provides a chance for mums and dads to chat and relax. Home-made Tibetan food is available from 4pm.

Dansworks Dance Academy runs an adult ballroom and Latin class at the Salem Centre from 6-7pm. No partner required. There is a £5 fee per person. For more information, call 07795 165082 or email info@dansworks.co.uk.

The final in a series of ‘Learning to let go’ meditation classes will be held at Hebden Therapy Centre at 7pm. Admission £5. For more information, call 01422 353311.

B@r Place runs a quiz night with free food and prizes. £1.50 entry. For more information, call 01422 842814.

WEDNESDAY

A mature yoga for health class runs at Old Town Community Centre at 9.30am. For more information, call 01422 842398 or 07809 478174.

An indoor market featuring crafts and second hand goods runs at Holme Street Arts Centre from 10am until 4pm. For more information, call 01422 842367.

Outta Place runs a break dancing class at Riverside Junior School from 1-3pm. For more information, email info@outtaplace.org.

A belly dance class runs at Waterside Gym at 1.30pm. The weekly class is suitable for all women. For more information, call 07981 639471.

Slimmers can get advice on weight loss and healthy eating during a Weight Watchers meeting at Central Street School at 6.30pm. For more information, call 01422 845497.

An art class is held at Dodnaze Community Centre from 7-9pm. New members are welcome to have a go at their own project or join in with others. For more information, contact Caroline on 07913 162452.

Hebden Bridge Light Opera Society presents ‘Songs from the shows’ at the Little Theatre at 7.15pm. For more information, call 01422 843907.

Calder Valley Women Singers meet at the Little Theatre at 7.30pm. The group sings for fun during term time. For more information, call 01422 843349.

David Nortcliffe will give a talk titled ‘www West Wadsworth’ at Hebden Bridge Local History Society’s meeting at the Methodist Hall at 7.30pm. David will feature some of the dramatic changes in the upland area between 1800 and 2000. For more information, visit www.hebdenbridgehistory.org.uk.

Michael Newton will give a talk at Hebden Bridge Camera Club’s meeting at the Masonic Hall at 7.45pm. For more information, call 01422 885244.

The Stubbing Wharf holds an open mic night from 9pm. For more information, call 01422 844107.

The Fox and Goose hosts a music session featuring everything from swing to bluegrass. It gets underway at 9pm. Free entry. For more information, call 01422 842649.

HEPTONSTALL

THURSDAY

The Cross Inn hosts its landlord’s quiz from 8.30pm. Prizes will be awarded to the winners and there is also a free supper. For more information, call 01422 847563.

SATURDAY

Denny Austin’s open mic night takes place at the White Lion from 8.30pm. All musicians welcome. For more information, call 01422 842027.

TUESDAY

The Cross Inn holds the I Spice curry night from 6-8pm. For more information, call 07722 630733.

The White Lion runs an Irish music session at 8.30pm. All musicians welcome.

WEDNESDAY

A zumba class is held at Heptonstall Social and Bowling Club from 6-7pm.

The White Lion runs a poker league at 8pm. All welcome. Entry £1. Free supper.

MYTHOLMROYD

FRIDAY

Mytholmroyd Station Partnership has organised a station dig-in at 1.30pm. Village volunteers will be preparing the station area ready for flowers for the Yorkshire in Bloom competition. Everybody welcome to help out.

Outta Place runs a break dancing class at Calder High School at 3.15pm. For more information, email info@outtaplace.org.

Liz and John Gilroy will give a talk titled ‘100 years of chocolate heaven’ at Mytholmroyd Historical Society’s meeting at the Methodist Church at 7.30pm.

SATURDAY

Slimmers can get advice on weight loss and healthy eating during a Weight Watchers meeting at Mytholmroyd Community Centre at 10.30am. For more information, call 01422 845497.

SUNDAY

The next in a series of Lent Lunches organised by the Hebden Royd Christian Aid committee will be held at the Church of the Good Shepherd from noon until 12.30pm. Donations will be taken for Christian Aid. All welcome.

St Michael’s Church Hall hosts Sunday Swing with TC and the Swing Cats featuring Miss Em Brulee at 2pm. Admission £6. For more information, call 01706 814996.

TUESDAY

The Hepcats Jive Club runs swing jive classes for beginners and intermediates at Mytholmroyd Community Centre at 7.15pm. For more information, email joyce@hepcathop.com.

Mytholmroyd Station Partnership is holding its monthly meeting at the Church of the Good Shepherd at 7.30pm. The group welcomes new ideas and contributions towards its voluntary work improving the station area.

WEDNESDAY

A two-hour German for improvers class is held at Mytholmroyd Community Centre at 6.45pm. For more information, call 01422 845327.

TUESDAY

A zumba class is held at Luddenden Foot Civic Centre at 7.15pm. Entry £4.