To celebrate International Women’s Day, Calderdale Adult Learning are running some courses in a women only environment.
Light refreshments will be available for the participants.
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Healthy Minds Calderdale would like to invite you to their Creative Writing Workshop, titled Tree of Life.
In this creative writing workshop you will be exploring your own personal stories and your unique journeys, using the metaphor of a tree’s growth as a guide.
The workshop will run on two days over two weeks at the Orange Box in Halifax (details below).
Dates: Tuesday 11th January: 12:30 – 2:30pm
Tuesday 18th January: 1.15pm – 3.15pm
Refreshments will be provided.
To book please contact Hayley:
Venue: The Orange Box, 1 Blackledge, Halifax, HX1 1AF
Wed 18th Aug 2 – 4pm
Orangebox Youth Centre,1 Blackledge,Halifax HX1 1AF
To book, complete the online booking form and quote the name and date of the workshop: https://forms.office.com/r/WqKNGYkeHt
Any questions? Get in touch by emailing us at: email@example.com
You can text Josie on 07989 538044 for a booking form or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The town received a Royal Charter on 24 February 1317 from King Edward II allowing it to host a weekly market, as well as two fairs a year.
On 15 June 2017 – 14:00 to 17:00 take a short walk around Elland exploring its history with a knowledgeable local guide. Then return to the library to do creative writing inspired by the walk. For more information about this FREE event contact Elland Library on 01422 374472 or email email@example.com.
As part of the celebrations for Elland’s 700th birthday Square Chapel is working with artists from Two Destination Language to collect and share the stories of the people who remember Elland’s past, make it what it is today, and have dreams for its future.
The project is called LANDED, and as part of it two artists will be based in CraftLocker (77 Southgate) in Elland next week so if you’re passing, drop in and have a cup of tea and a chat, or come to one of their drop-in sessions with an arts activity:
- Monday 22 May – 2pm to 4pm: Drawing
- Tuesday 23 May – 10 to 12noon: Poetry
- Wednesday 24 May 2pm to 4pm: Origami birds
- Thursday 25 May – 2pm to 4pm: Creative writing
- Friday 26 May – 10am to 12noon: Painting
At other times, just pause for a chat, or give Alister a call on 07786 911954 to set up an appointment if you want to be sure to meet us!
All sessions (and the tea) are free!
This creative writing workshop with local writer, teacher and library staff member, Emma Decent uses the resources of the library for inspiration, so go along and go on a creative journey with the help of maps, stories in the fiction section and more.
Friday 17 February – 10.30am to 12.30pm
At Brighouse Library, Halifax Road, Brighouse, HD6 2AF
Admission is FREE but tickets must be obtained online here
For information please call Brighouse Library on 01422 288060