Events

Shibden Spooktacular

26 Oct 2017 - 5:00pm

The Shibden Spooktacular is returning on Thursday 26th October 2017. Join the Halifax Calder Rotary Club for a FANGtastic event of fun, frights...

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John Spencer- Stories of local 'Dukes' in the First World War

28 Oct 2017 - 2:00pm

A talk by John Spencer, Calderdale Museums' Military Curator on stories of local ‘Dukes’ in The First World War. This talk is part of our...

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Anne Lister Tour

29 Oct 2017 - 2:00pm

These guided tours of Shibden Hall focus on its most famous resident, Anne Lister (1791-1840). Hear about Anne's life as a remarkable business...

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Sparks! October half term activities

31 Oct 2017 - 11:00am, 31 Oct 2017 - 1:00pm, 31 Oct 2017 - 2:00pm

Come and hear some spooky tales from around Akroydon and create a spooky lantern with spooky local buildings.  Booking essential. Ages 4-12 and...

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Sparks! October half term activities

1 Nov 2017 - 11:00am, 1 Nov 2017 - 1:00pm, 1 Nov 2017 - 2:00pm

Play some spooky games and make a skeleton. Booking essential. Ages 4-12 and children must be accompanied by a parent/carer.

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Kids Activities - Spooky Shibden

2 Nov 2017 - 11:00am, 2 Nov 2017 - 1:00pm, 2 Nov 2017 - 2:00pm

Join us for a spooky trail around the hall and then make a spooky mask.

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First World War memorabilia day

First World War Memorabilia Day

11 Nov 2017 - 10:00am

Halifax Great War Heritage Society will be hosting another First World War Memorabilia Day...

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The Secret Lives of Objects- Opening event

11 Nov 2017 - 12:00pm

Join us for the opening day of 'The Secret Lives of...

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Calderdale Open 2017- opening event

11 Nov 2017 - 2:00pm

Come along to the opening of 2017's Calderdale Open exhibition on Saturday 11th November at 2pm. Vote for your favourite in the £100 People’s...

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Shibden's Christmas Craft Fair

18 Nov 2017 (All day)

Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th of November 2017, Shibden Hall's annual Craft Fair returns.

A selection of local crafts and produce on sale...

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Draw & Explore Maps- free drop-in family workshop

18 Nov 2017 - 1:00pm

In this drop-in family friendly workshop, local artist Karen Alderson will help participants creatively explore ideas around maps and mapping...

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A Celebration of Hats for Saint Catherine's Day

25 Nov 2017 - 11:00am

Join us for a day of celebration on Saint Catherine's Day, the 25th November for free talks, demonstrations and activities suitable for all ages...

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Christmas Nests workshop

Christmas Nest Weaving- free workshop

2 Dec 2017 - 1:00pm

Join artists Julie Turner and Jane Pugh to create your very own festive or traditionally themed decorative nest! Using traditional and...

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Bankfield Christmas Craft Fair

9 Dec 2017 - 10:00am

A selection of local crafts and produce on sale in just time for Christmas at Bankfield Museum. The perfect place for present buying or to treat...

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Cinderella Magic Wand at Shibden Hall

16 Dec 2017 - 11:15am, 16 Dec 2017 - 1:30pm

Meet Cinderella and the Fairy Godmother in this magical costumed workshop at Shibden Hall. Help Cinderella with her chores and discover old toys....

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