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NCT Walk & Talk Sessions

Updated May 2021 Come enjoy a short (and free!) Walk and Talk session with NCT. Running most Wednesday afternoons around Calderdale, there is space for 15 people on a walk and tickets must be booked (they are free). You can find more details here: Volunteer Katie is happy to support other people if they…

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Fun dance fitness class for kids AND adults with disco lights, glow sticks and great music. Expect a high-energy cardio fun class , dancing the same routines each week. Children aged 4+. Parents don’t have to stay and take part, but are encouraged to. Wednesdays, 4.10-4.55pm. £4.50 per child, £3.50 for parents and guardians. Pay…

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Art Classes at Custard Create

Art classes for children aged 8+. £7.50 per week, payable monthly in advance. Parents to drop off and pick up at the end of the class. Saturdays, 10-11.30am Sundays, 10.30am-12pm Thursdays, 4.15-5.45pm Custard Create, The Piece Hall, Halifax.

Roller Blading

Enjoy XS roller blading sessions with disco lights and music at North Bridge Leisure Centre. Bring your own skates or hire for £1. Age 5+  Fridays, 6-7pm & Saturdays, 4-5pm & 5-6pm Adult £4.40 (adults to accompany children only) or free with a Calderdale Sports Membership Child £2.80 or free with a Calderdale Sports Membership…

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PAYG Basketball

Pay as you go basketball sessions for children aged 7-15 £6.20 or free if chosen as a coaching course as part of silver and gold junior membership. Saturdays: 10-11am (ages 7-11), 11-12pm (ages 12-15) To book, call 01422 341527. North Bridge Leisure Centre, Halifax, HX3 6TE.

PAYG Football

Pay as you go football sessions for children aged 5-15 £6.20 or free if chosen as a coaching course as part of silver and gold junior membership. Saturdays: 9-10am (ages 5-8), 10-11am (ages 9-14), 11am-12pm (ages 12-15) To book, call 01422 341527. North Bridge Leisure Centre, Halifax, HX3 6TE.

RugbyTots – Halifax

Our motto is simple; “make it more fun”. We do this by delivering our specifically designed programme for each age group with energy, enthusiasm and excitement. This creates an atmosphere in the class that is totally unique and engaging for parents and children alike. What to expect from our classes… “Be prepared to run across the jungle,…

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Northern Arts Factory Dance & Drama

Updated April, 2021 Our mission here at Northern Arts Factory is to nurture your children’s confidence so that they blossom, learn and shine. From their earliest days, children have a natural urge to dance, sing and perform. We will empower your child by creating a safe space for all children to experiment whilst having fun,…

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Brods Tots Rugby Classes

Kids fancy giving rugby a try? With the World Cup currently on our screens, are the kids getting interested in giving rugby a go? The Old Brodleians in Hipperholme has a great reputation for being a welcoming and family-friendly rugby club and they are currently recruiting boys and girls of all ages from three years…

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Mix It Up!

Free and fun sessions with arts, crafts, board games and more. Ages 8+. Thursday afternoons, 3.45-4.45pm, 2019. No need to book, just turn up. Mixenden Library: October 3, November 7, December 5, January 10 (2020) .

Halifax Saturday Art Club

Ages 8-14 Art club at Bankfield Museum exploring a variety of arts and crafts activities inspired by the gallery exhibitions and museum collections. 2020 dates: January 11, 25 February 8, 22 March 7, 21 April 4, 18 May 2, 16, 30 June 13, 27 July 11, 18 September 12, 26 October 10, 24 November 7,…

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Primal Tots, Kids & Teens

Fun, sensory, educational sessions for tots, kids and teens. Primal Tots (0-4): Mondays, 10am. Primal Kids (4-11): Mondays, 4.30pm. Thursdays, 5pm. Sundays, 11am. Primal Teens (12-16): Tuesdays, 5pm. Wednesdays, 5pm. Saturdays, 11am. Sundays, noon. 4 Woolcombers Mill, Halifax. HX1 2LE. 07805 036614.

Gymnastics Classes – Utopia Gymnastics

Little U’s, structured classes for children aged 2-4. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 9.30am & 10.15am and Sundays at 9am (3-4 year olds). Mini U’s (4-5 year olds) Mondays and Fridays at 4pm and Saturdays at 9am. Utopia Gymnastics, Units 1& 2, Prince of Wales Mill, Brighouse. 01484 717428.

Diving Boards

Children must be at least 4 feet tall and be able to swim 20m confidently in deep water on front and back. Halifax Swimming Pool: Saturdays, 11.30am-3.30pm. Sundays, 11am-3.30pm.

Splash Swim Academy

(lessons running whilst in Tier 3 – updated January 2021) Term time lessons for children aged four and above, with crash courses available during school holidays.  Lessons run Tuesday to Friday, 4-7pm, and Sundays 9am-5pm. Rishworth School, Woodhouse School (Brighouse)  and DW Fitness (Halifax). Splash Swim Academy, 07852 543 316.

Creative Dance Centre

Updated January 2021 Classes for tots, children and adults. Genres include musical theatre, street & jazz, dancing tots, adult dance, tap & modern and classical ballet. Musical Theatre School Holiday Workshops available . Creative Dance Centre, Springvale Works, Brighouse. Phone 07377 883 522.

Fun Swims With Giant Floats

Currently not running (updated January 2021) Wild and wacky sessions with giant floats, for children aged 14 and under. Brighouse Pool: Saturdays, 1.30-2.45pm Sowerby Bridge Pool: Saturdays, 1.30-2.45pm  

Family Swimming

Currently not running (updated January 2021) – (some pools are open but lane swimming only) Family Swimming sessions are times to swim with children under eight. Brighouse Pool: Mondays, 9.30am-noon; Wednesdays, 10am-noon Halifax Pool (teaching pool): Mondays, noon-1.15pm & 3-3.45pm; Tuesdays, noon-3.45pm; Wednesdays, 10am-1.30pm & 2.15-3.45pm; Thursdays, noon-1.15pm & 2.30-3.45pm; Fridays, noon-3.45pm; Saturdays, 1-2.15pm; Sundays,…

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Rhythm Time

We run music classes for babies, toddlers and pre-school children in Brighouse, Copley, Eccleshill, Halifax, Mytholmroyd, Oakenshaw and Queensbury. Sessions include exploring different percussion sounds, building confidence and self-expression through dance, practicing rhymes to develop speech and finding their singing voice and learning to sing in tune. Classes include: Mondays at Baliff Bridge Community Centre,…

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Miss Stacey’s School of Dance

(updated January 2021) Classes include ballet, parent and child dance, cheerleading, tap, acro, street and musical theatre. Miss Stacey’s School of Dance, Hayley Hill, HX3 6ED. Contact 07791 209353.

Swim school – fartown school

Small friendly swim school at North Huddersfield High School with rubber ducks.