What's on

November

For King and Country. A new exhibition at Bankfield Museum, Halifax

For King and Country

Winner of the Royal Historical Society's Public History Prize, the exhibition displays over 200 objects, 200 images and archives, along with over...

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An A to Z of Maps

Discover historic maps of the region and the world in our exploration of map making. From maps of the local area to the stars, featuring hand...

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After the Flood: Rebuilding Elland Bridge

An exhibition of photographs by Mike Bentley who has documented the demolition and rebuilding of Elland Bridge following the devastation of the...

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Akroydon

Picturing the Past, Present and Future of Akroydon with the Halifax Photographic Society. This is the first exhibition in the newly refurbished...

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Sparks! October half term activities

1 Nov 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm, 1 Nov 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm, 1 Nov 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

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 to 12:00pm, 2 Nov 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm, 2 Nov 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

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

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The Secret Lives of Objects

11 Nov 2017 (All day) to 20 Jan 2018 (All day)

'The Secret Lives of Objects' presents a selection of 2D and 3D works produced by ‘Ellipsis’ – three Calderdale based artists, in response to...

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A Hat or a Husband?

11 Nov 2017 (All day) to 20 Jan 2018 (All day)

Vendredi Millinery Group's new exhibition will showcase newly made and historic hats to celebrate the Patron Saint of Milliners, Saint Catherine...

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Calderdale Open Art Exhibition 2017

11 Nov 2017 (All day) to 20 Jan 2018 (All day)

2017's Calderdale Open Art Exhibition will showcase work by professional and amateur artists.

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First World War Memorabilia Day

11 Nov 2017 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

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

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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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An A to Z of Maps

18 Nov 2017 (All day) to 24 Feb 2018 (All day)

Smith Art Gallery hosts this exhibition from Bankfield Museum showcasing a varied selection of historic maps from Calderdale Museums' collections...

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Shibden's Christmas Craft Fair

18 Nov 2017 (All day) to 19 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 to 3:00pm

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 to 3:00pm

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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