Looking for something to do? Here’s what’s happening!

A weekly family social event at the Hebden Bridge Trades Club
A weekly family social event at the Hebden Bridge Trades Club

ARE you looking for something to see or do over the next few days? Have a look at our guide to what’s happening around the district.

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.

An 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 from 7pm until 8.30pm. For more information, call 07985 274181.

Watercolour and drawing classes run at Machpelah Works from 7-9pm. Beginners and improvers welcome. 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.

The Little Theatre presents ‘Round and Round the Garden’, the third in Alan Ayckbourn’s trilogy ‘The Norman Conquests’, at 7.30pm. The production runs until Saturday. Tickets are available by calling 01422 843907 or from Innovation.

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.

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 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.

Tales from the Wharf, an evening of traditional storytelling, will take place at the Stubbing Wharf Inn at 8pm. Admission £5/4. For more information, call 01422 844107.

SATURDAY

Walkers are invited to take part in a five-mile wander to Lumb Falls and Shackleton, followed by lunch at Gibson Mill. The walk will set off from Hardcastle Crags. To book a place, call 01422 844518.

Northlight Arts Studio hosts an introductory bookbinding day workshop with Kath Bolton from 10am until 4pm. For more information, call 01422 843519.

A creative confidence building workshop will run at Word of Mouth from 11am until 4pm. The event is aimed at creative people, craftspeople and anyone who wants to boost their self-esteem. For more information, contact Henrietta on 07976 658345.

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.

The first in a series of Lent lunches organised by the Hebden Royd Christian Aid committee will take place at Hope Baptist Church from noon until 1pm. A lunch of soup and a roll, cheese and a drink is available. Donations are sought for Christian Aid. All welcome.

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.

Join in informal conversation in various languages at Waterside Tearooms’ language cafe from 10am until 11.30am. For more information, call 01422 842978.

ArtsMill runs a life drawing class at 11am. For more information, call 07889 279454.

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.

Judo Excellence runs classes for five to eight year-olds and nine to 16 year-olds from 6pm until 8.30pm. For more information, call 07904 955554.

Dance yourself into shape with a zumba class at Central Street Infant School at 6.15pm. For more information, call 07788 626363.

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.

A pilates class for beginners runs at Colden School at 8.40pm. For more information, call 07515 895413.

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.

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. No experience is needed and the sessions are free (tea and biscuits £1). Men are particularly welcome. The group for people aged over 50 is supported by Northern Orchestral Enterprises Ltd. For more information, contact Carole on 01422 842093.

A baby yoga class runs at the Birchcliffe Centre at 2pm. For more information, call 07967 974376.

Call in at Dodnaze Community Centre for a cup of tea and a chat between 2pm and 3.30pm. New faces are always welcome. The centre also runs an after school club from 4pm until 5.30pm featuring various activities including art and crafts, games and dance. 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 also provides a chance for mums and dads to chat and relax. Home-made Tibetan food is available from 4pm. The session also runs on Wednesdays at the same time.

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.

A buddhist meditation class is held at the Birchcliffe Centre at 7pm. It is a beginners’ class in the Samatha tradition. For more information, call 01422 846456.

The next ‘Learning to let go’ meditation class at Hebden Therapy Centre will be held at 7pm. The classes will teach how to make daily life more peaceful and harmonious. Admission £5. No booking required. 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. Stalls can be booked for £7. A cafe will run throughout the day. For more information, call 01422 842367.

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.

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.

Hebden Bridge Camera Club meets 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. For more information, call 01422 842027.

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. For more information, call 01422 842027.

MYTHOLMROYD

SATURDAY

Calder Valley Organic Gardeners is running its potato day at the Good Shepherd Centre from 10am until 3pm. Admission £1 for guests. For more information, call 07977 929684.

Slimmers can get advice on weight loss and healthy eating during a Weight Watchers meeting at Mytholmroyd Community Centre at 9.30am. For more information, call 01422 845497.

MONDAY

A friendly, informal tennis group for teenagers and adults meets at Calder High School from 6pm until 7.30pm. For more information, call 07785 704927.

A beginners’ step and tone class runs at the dance studio at Calder High School at 6.15pm. For more information, call 07806 630671.

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.

WEDNESDAY

A taekwondo class for all levels is held at Mytholmroyd Community Centre at 6pm. For more information, call 07901 833249.

TUESDAY

A zumba class is held at Luddenden Foot Civic Centre at 7.15pm. Admission £4. For more information, call 01422 885542.

TODMORDEN

THURSDAY

A kickboxing class runs at Above the surface, Beneath the waves from 5-7pm. A session is also held on Tuesdays. 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. For more information, call 01706 839113 or email info@dcdance.co.uk.

French and Spanish conversation groups for intermediate or advanced level are held at the Bear Cafe from 6.30pm until 7.30pm. For more information, call 07806 313923.

Open Worship will be held at Todmorden Unitarian Church at 7.30pm. Call 07806 775639.

Todmorden Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society presents the romantic comedy ‘Nobody’s Perfect’ at the Hippodrome Theatre at 7.30pm. Runs until Saturday. Tickets from Todmorden Information Centre or online at www.todhip.org.

A fun quiz night is held at the Royal George at 9.30pm. 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. Dru Yoga sessions are held at Roomfield House on Tuesdays at 2pm.

A knitting and crochet group meets at Cheeky Sew and Sew from 10.30am until 12.30pm. Free entry.Call 01706 816181.

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

Walsden Waggon and Horses runs ‘Play your cards right’ and a disco, starting at 8.30pm. Jackpot £500. Entry £1. Call 01706 815581.

3 Wise Monkeys presents Sci-Fi-Lo-Fi with DJ Wacka at 9pm.

Badger perform rock tunes by the likes of Bon Jovi and AC/DC at Polished Knob 9.15pm.

SATURDAY

Incredible Edible Todmorden is holding a learning to grow session at Walsden from 10am until noon, followed by learning to cook at Ashenhurst from noon until 2pm. To book a place, call 07712 160600.

Mayor of Todmorden Coun Richard White is holding a charity coffee morning at Todmorden Town Hall from 10am until noon to raise funds for Calder Valley Search and Rescue.

Make a vintage style pinny during a basic sewing skills workshop at Cheeky Sew and Sew from noon until 4pm. Admission £25. For more information, call 01706 816181.

The Fielden Centre hosts a concert of vocal music featuring local groups Alyssium and Menfolk Waits. Proceeds to the White Ribbon Campaign. Starts 8pm. Admission £7 (concessions £5). Call 07884 022326.

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

Fleetwood Mac songs and modern rock performed by Motus at Polished Knob 9.15pm.

SUNDAY

Todmorden Walkabout will depart from Morrison’s at 11.15am. The two-hour walk will explore local towpaths and lower hills. Contact Karen Andrews on 01706 819118.

MONDAY

Todmorden Town Hall sequence dances from 1.15pm until 3.30pm. Use the entrance facing chemist. Bring your own refreshments. Admission is £2

The Dawn Chapman School of Dance runs a boys only street dance class from 4-5pm. Call 01706 839113.

Taekwondo classes run at Ferney Lee School from 7.30pm until 8.45. Call 07789 074198.

TUESDAY

Cornholme Community Centre at St Michael’s Church hosts a knit and natter group from 9.30am-11.30, followed by an over 60s lunch club run by Age UK until 1.30pm. A two-course meal £3.50. Contact Anne Morris on 07587 700355.

Age Concern Todmorden runs a lunch club at Walsden Cricket Club at noon. A two-course meal, tea and coffee is available for £3.50. For more information, contact Rachael or Catherine on 01706 817926.

Starter tennis sessions for five to ten-year-olds are held at Todmorden Sports Centre from 4-5pm. For more information, call 01706 815265.

Functional pilates and core classes at the Fielden Centre at 6.30pm. Call 01706 819239.

A belly dance group meets at Above the surface, Beneath the waves. 7.15pm, followed by the tribal style at 8.15pm. Contact Jan on 07900 270320.

‘Chasing the light’ is the topic of Todmorden Photographic Society’s meeting at St Michael’s Community Centre, Cornholme, at 7.45pm.

WEDNESDAY

Upper Calder Valley Walking Group leap year saunter. For information about the seven-mile walk, contact leader Jenny Dicks on 01422 366140.

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. Call 01422 842398 or 07809 478174.

Adult ballet runs at the Dawn Chapman School of Dance from 6-7pm. Call 01706 839113.

A French and Spanish conversation session runs at 3 Wise Monkeys from 6.30pm until 7.30pm. For more information, call 07806 313923.

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