July

Fun activities this Half Term with Calderdale Do Something

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do something logoThe Do Something guide helps you to plan an action packed holiday with the children in Calderdale.

Take a look inside and Do Something

Whether you want to get out on your bike, stream dip for minibeasts, hunt for fossils or get down to the park for a bear hunt there’s lots to explore.

If you’re batty about bats, curious about museums or mad about football, there’s so much to do the only problem you’ll have is fitting everything in.

The Greetland Academy Evening Classes – June/July 2016

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Confirmed evening classes starting in June/July for 7 weeks

Wednesday evenings commencing Wednesday 8 June:

  • Ukulele – 6.30pm to 7.30pm (£4 per session) with the opportunity to hire an instrument for the 7 weeks

Thursday evenings commencing Thursday 9 June:

  • Latin American Dancing – 6.45pm to 7.45pm £4 per session

If you would like to enrol for any of the courses or require any further information please contact Jayne Firth at The Greetland Academy for further details 01422 372893 or j.firth@greetlandacademy.org.uk

1st Annual Summer Show at Kershaws Garden Centre

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Go along and enjoy fun for all the family at the 1st Annual Summer Show with Horticulture, Craft, Produce classes and a dog show.

Saturday 16 July – 10am to 4.30pm
Kershaw’s Garden Centre, Halifax Road, Brighouse, HD6 2QD

Find further details here and complete the entry form to be returned by Friday 15 July to: The Summer Show Organiser, Kershaw’s Garden Centre, Halifax Road, Brighouse, HD6 2QD

For enquiries call 01484 713435 or email info@kershawgardencentre.co.uk

Fishing lessons for young people at Brookfoot Lake Fishery

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fishRastrick Big Local, Brighouse Angling Association and West Yorkshire Angling Action Group are offering fishing sessions to young people from the Rastrick area.

Small organised groups of up to 6 persons are invited to go along and enjoy coarse fishing instruction at the Brookfoot lake fishery and parents, carers, group leaders are welcome at all times.

The venues, Riley`s and  Airey`s ponds are small, well stocked places with good access and safe bank side pegs from which to learn about coarse fishing and most boys and girls will catch something on their first attempt and more experienced anglers can catch lots!

The Association now has three experienced coaches* who are fully qualified by the national governing body, the Angling trust (anglingtrust.net)

The sessions,  usually 1-2 hours long, will take place on the afternoon during school holidays or early evening in term time from late spring to September.

All participants will be introduced to the knowledge and skills used in fishing; knowledge of the fish we catch and the natural environment in which we enjoy our great sport.

In the long term we would anticipate a lifelong appreciation of the world of fishing and possibly become member of a club.

For further information visit www.brighouseangling.co.uk or call Clive Milsom  on 01274 875968 or Sean Auty on 07954 582135

FREE Fishing books are available at Brighouse, Rastrick and Bailiff Bridge Libraries