Looking for something to do over the next few days? Have a look at our What’s Happening guide!

Calder Valley Voices
Calder Valley Voices

LOOKING for something to do or see or somewhere to go over the next few days? Have a look at our guide to What’s Happening!

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 new 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.

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.

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

FRIDAY

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

A life drawing class runs at Linden Mill from 11am until 12.30pm. All welcome. Admission £6.50. For more information, call 07889 279454.

A Healthy Minds information session will be held at Hebden Bridge Library at 11am. The free session will focus on mental health and well-being. For more information, call 07769 263620.

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

Local artists, designers and craftspeople will have stalls at Hebden Bridge’s indoor craft market at Holme Street Arts Centre from 10am until 4pm. Tea and cake will be available. Free admission.

Old Stables Studio is running a full weekend of making pots on the wheel. It will run from 10am until 4pm on both days. For more information, call 07904 158659.

A Nutclough Woods activity day begins at Nutclough Tavern at 10.30am. Free admission for the day of woodland management. For more information, call 01422 847334.

An improvers’ knitting and pattern reading workshop will be held at Word of Mouth. Learn how to understand knitting pattern symbols and abbreviations during the session from 1-3pm. 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.

The Stubbing Wharf is holding a special event to mark the launch of ‘Life! Death! Prizes!’ by Stephen May. Free entry. For more information, call 01422 845353.

SUNDAY

Hebden Therapy Centre is running April Moves, a workshop in contemporary dance for adult beginners and improvers, from 10am until 4pm. For more information, call 07766 631369.

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 2012 series of spring and summer concerts at Wainsgate Chapel begins with a visit from Glasgow vocal harmony group Muldoon’s Picnic. The concert starts at 3pm. Tickets priced £8 (concessions £6) are available on the door. It will be preceded by a workshop at 11am. Admission £5/£4, with a combined workshop and concert ticket available for £10/£8.

Hebden Bridge and District International Group is hosting a screening of ‘The history of St Pol sur Ternoise and the History of the Castle of St. Pol’ DVD in the Stubbing Wharf function room at 7pm. The show will be presented by Barbara Green.

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

A drop-in yoga class led by a fully qualified tutor runs at Calderdale Yoga Centre from 9.30am until 11am. 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.

A life drawing class runs at Linden Mill from 11am until 12.30pm. All welcome. Admission £6.50. A session is also held from 7.30pm until 9pm. 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.

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 and learn a new skill.

Hebden Bridge Guitar Society will meet at St James’ Church at 7.15pm. New members welcome. Admission £2. For more information, call 01422 201148.

Hebden Bridge Women’s Institute will meet at Hope Baptist Church at 7.30pm. Visitors welcome. For more information, call 07946 604551.

Wadsworth Gardening Group will meet at the Hare and Hounds, Old Town, at 7.30pm. Free entry. For more information, call 01422 845330.

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 non-fiction reading group will meet at Organic House Cafe at 11am. Free entry. For more information, call 01282 411902.

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.

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. The centre also runs an after school club from 4pm until 5.30pm. 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 is also held on Wednesday.

Dansworks Dance Academy is starting a street dance class at the Salem Centre at 4.45pm. It is followed by an adult ballroom and Latin class from 6-7pm. No partner required. For more information, call 07795 165082 or email info@dansworks.co.uk.

Lady Wildflower’s new six-week burlesque course for beginners starts at the Salem Centre at 7pm. For more information or to book a place, call 07766 495291.

A step teaching class will be held at Mountain of Hope at 7.30pm. Admission £5. For more information, call 01422 842132.

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. 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. 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 Little Theatre’s spring production of Agatha Christie’s’ ‘Spider’s Web’ opens at 7.30pm. The production runs until Saturday. Tickets are available from Innovation or by calling 01422 843907.

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 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

THURSDAY

The Pextenement Cheese Company will give a talk at the Calder Valley Organic Gardeners meeting at the Good Shepherd Centre at 7.30pm. Admission £2 for guests. For more information, call 07977 929684.

FRIDAY

Trevor Moody will give a talk titled ‘West Riding curiosities’ 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

St Michael’s Church Hall hosts Sunday Swing with The Rip-Roaring Success trio at 2pm. Admission £6. For more information, call 01706 814996.

MONDAY

Hebden Bridge and District International Group’s monthly meeting will be held at the White Ribbon Offices at 8pm. Everyone welcome to come and find out more about the group.

TUESDAY

A keep fit class comprising of exercise to music and body conditioning is held at Mytholmroyd Community Centre at 6.45pm. For more information, contact Sue on 07976 958282.

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.

A German for improvers class runs at Mytholmroyd Community Centre from 6.45pm until 8.45pm. For more information, call 01422 845327.

FRIDAY

A family craft morning will be held at Luddenden Foot Civic Institute from 10am until noon. Admission £2 per child.

SATURDAY

An exhibition of entries in the children’s logo competition will run at Luddenden Foot Civic Institute from 10am until noon. Free entry. Refreshments available. For more information, call 01422 885542.

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.

Cheeky Sew and Sew is running a ‘Pimp my bag’ family craft workshop from 2-4pm. For more information, call 01706 816181.

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.

The Tolkien Discussion Group will meet at 655 Rochdale Road, Walsden, at 7.30pm to discuss the works of JRR Tolkien. For more information, call 01706 839176.

There is a regular free quiz each Thursday at the Weavers Arms, Blind Lane, Todmorden (under way around 9.30pm) with beer tokens for the winning team and, by buying a ticket, the chance to enter a cash prize question. Some of the money raised is currently also helping a charity used by local children

Crafters are invited to attend a free sewing group at Cheeky Sew and Sew from 6.30pm until 8.30pm.

There will be music, madness and monologues with Daft as 2 Brushes at Barearts Studio Bar at 7.30pm. For more information, visit www.barearts.com.

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.

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.

Hanuman Gallery and Bar is having a Thai New Year night from 6pm, featuring a special guest DJ. Free entry. For more information, call 01706 817010.

Complete Control, a punk/ska band from Burnley voted Punk FM’s best unsigned band, will perform live at the Polished Knob at 9.30pm.

SATURDAY

Age Concern Todmorden is changing its name to Age UK Todmorden and to mark the occasion, an open day will be held at its office, 11 Burnley Road, from 11am until 3pm. Come along for tea and cake and help the charity celebrate 40 years of supporting older people in Todmorden

A Teddy Toddle will take place in Centre Vale Park to raise funds for Overgate Hospice. The event gets underway at 11.30am. For more information, call 01422 387122.

Learn how to crochet a rag rug during a workshop at Cheeky Sew and Sew from noon until 4pm. Admission £25.

There will be a special screening of ‘A Night to Remember’ at Todmorden Hippodrome at 7pm. Organisers are inviting people to dress up for the event, which will include a string quartet playing in the foyer. Free entry. For more information, call 01706 814735.

The first in a series of weekly DJ sessions at the Bramsche will feature Basement Jacques and guest DJs from 9pm.

Classic rock band Bronx will play live at the Polished Knob at 9.30pm.

SUNDAY

A special fundraiser will be held at the Walsden Waggon and Horses from 6pm. Irish folk band Across The Water will perform and there will be a raffle.

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.

The Todmorden Walkabout group is going on a short walk on level paths and pavements, starting at 11am from the Todmorden Community College reception area. The hour-long walk is ideal for getting started. New walkers are asked to arrive at 10.45am. For more information, contact Karen Andrews on 01706 819118.

Visitors to Todmorden Town Hall can take part in a programme of popular sequence dances to tuneful music from 1.15pm until 3.30pm. Use the entrance facing the chemist. Bring your own refreshments. Admission is £2 and all profits go to charity.

The Dawn Chapman School of Dance runs a boys only street dance class from 4-5pm. For more information, call 01706 839113.

A yoga for pregnancy class is held at Union House at 7pm. For more information, call 07985 274181.

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, from 11.30am until 1.30pm. For more information, 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. Age Concern volunteers can collect people attending for the first time. For more information, contact Rachael or Catherine on 01706 817926.

Functional pilates and core classes take place at the Fielden Centre at 6.30pm. For more information, call 01706 819239.

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.

WEDNESDAY

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.

An adult ballet class runs at the Dawn Chapman School of Dance from 6-7pm. For more information, call 01706 839113.

Cheeky Sew and Sew is holding a knitting for improvers course from 6-8pm. Admission £20.

Weekly life drawing classes are held at the Fielden Centre. The evening classes run from 6.30pm until 8.30pm and are suitable for newcomers and more practised artists. Admission £6 per session. To book a place, contact Tina and Phil on 07598 303946 or 01706 550010.

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.

A ‘gut buster’ fitness session is held at Bailey’s Gym, Walsden, at 8pm. For more information, call 01706 839225.