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E.g., 28/06/2017
E.g., 28/06/2017
Rise of the Shadow Stealers - Suitcase & Spectacles Theatre Company
1st June 2017 2:00pm to 4th June 2017 4:30pm
Organiser:
Suitcase & Spectacles Theatre Company
Address:

Thursday 1 June 2pm Carriageworks Leeds £8/£6 (£24 family tickets)

Friday 2 June 7pm Starbeck Community Library – pay what you decide

Sunday 4 June 2.30pm Frazer Theatre Knaresborough £8/£6 (£24 family tickets)

*Family Theatre Workshop* Saturday 3 June 2.30pm – 4pm Knaresborough Library Tickets: £3 (children & adults). Book in person through the library or reserve over the phone by calling 01609 533610. We ask that all tickets for the workshop are paid for in person by Thursday 1 June, due to limited places available for the workshop.

Description:

Fletcher and Scoop go to a school for Story Characters. The trouble is, they can’t remember their own beginnings.

Open Evening - Retail Volunteering Opportunities at Saint Michael's
1st June 2017
5:30pm to 7:30pm
Organiser:
Claire Wooldridge, Retail Volunteer Co-ordinator, Saint Michael's
Address:

Saint Michael's Retail Store, 149 Kings Road, Harrogate HG1 5JQ

Description:

On Thursday 1 June, Saint Michael’s Retail Shop, Kings Road are holding an evening event to give an insight into Retail Volunteering.

Harrogate Philharmonic Orchestra’s Open Rehearsal
2nd June 2017 7:30pm
Organiser:
Harrogate Philharmonic Orchestra
Address:

Quaker Meeting House, Queen Parade, Harrogate HG1 1PP

Description:

If you play the violin and have considered joining a local orchestra then wait no longer. You are invited to Harrogate Philharmonic Orchestra’s open rehearsal on Friday 2 June. 

Brimham BioBlitz
4th June 2017
10:00am to 4:00pm
Organiser:
Brimham Rocks, National Trust
Address:

Brimham Rocks, Summerbridge, Harrogate, HG3 4DW

Description:

Whether you're an expert entomologist, a budding botanist or just curious about what wildlife lives at Brimham, join us for a bio blitz and help us census the site. Bring the kids for a bug hunt!

Volunteers Week Celebration at Ripon Cathedral
4th June 2017
5:30pm to 6:30pm
Organiser:
Ripon Cathedral
Address:

Ripon Cathedral

   

Description:

Everyone who volunteers in the community is welcome as well as those who just want to say thank you.

Future Years - Keeping cool in the summer and warm in the winter
5th June 2017
10:00am to 3:00pm
Organiser:
Future Years - Yorkshire & Humber Regional Forum on Ageing
Address:

Yorkshire Housing, 44 Call Lane, Leeds LS1 6DT

Description:

In the morning there will be a discussion about the health risks to older people regarding over heating or being cold and what can be done to help.

Emergency First Aid
5th June 2017
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Organiser:
Harrogate Borough Council
Address:

The Hydro, Jennyfield Drive, Harrogate HG1 2RP

 

Description:

3 hour workshop suitable for volunteers is designed to give you basic skills and knowledge to give the immediate care and assistance to a person who is injured or is suddenly taken ill.

Universal Credit
6th June 2017
10:00am to 4:00pm
Organiser:
Welfare Benefits Unit
Address:

Priory Street Centre, Priory Street, York YO1 6ET. 

Description:

This one day course provides an overall understanding of Universal Credit conditions of entitlement including conditionality, calculation, payments and monthly assessments.

Volunteers' Week 1 - 7 June 2017
7th June 2017 (All day)
Organiser:
NCVO
Address:
Description:

Volunteers’ Week is an annual event which takes place at the start of June. It celebrates the contribution made by millions of volunteers across the UK.

Disability Action Yorkshire Market Place Event
7th June 2017
2:00pm to 7:00pm
Organiser:
Disability Action Yorkshire
Address:

Cedar Court Hotel, Harrogate 

Description:

The aim of the event is to showcase services and products that are available to disabled people, with a particular focus on Assistive Technology and how it can contribute to independent living.

Entrance to the public is free. 

Great Knaresborough Bed Race
10th June 2017
10:00am to 6:00pm
Organiser:
Knaresborough Lions
Address:

Town Centre
Knaresborough
North Yorkshire

Description:

The Great Knaresborough Bed Race is one of the most spectacular community events held in the UK.

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
15th June 2017 9:30am to 16th June 2017 5:00pm
Organiser:
Saint Michael's Hospice
Address:

Saint Michael's Hospice, Crimple House, Hornbeam Park Avenue, Harrogate, HG2 8QL

Description:

Two-day practical workshop developing skills through observation and supervised simulation in large and small groups.

Jennyruth Workshops Open Day
15th June 2017
10:00am to 1:00pm
Organiser:
Jennyruth Workshops
Address:

Unit 5, Red House Farm, Bridge Hewick, Ripon, HG4 5AY

Description:

Come and join us to celebrate some of our achievements and see us in action in the workshops. Refreshments served throughout.  Don’t miss it, it is always a fun event, with a great atmosphere and open to all.

Harrogate District Volunteer Managers Network
15th June 2017
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Organiser:
Harrogate & Ripon Centres for Voluntary Service
Address:

Community House, 46-50 East Parade, Harrogate, HG1 5RR

Description:

Volunteer Managers Network meetings are completely free for any staff or volunteers who have responsibility for recruiting and managing volunteers within their organisation.

Stitch and Screen Workshops
15th June 2017 7:00pm to 20th July 2017 7:00pm
Organiser:
Stitch & Screen
Address:

Tilly Peppers, 49 Cold Bath Road, Harrogate HG2 0NL

Description:

New Contemporary Craft workshops in Harrogate

Want to learn a new craft or simply join in the creative fun! Take some time out and join us!

Community Drop-In and Volunteering Surgery
16th June 2017
10:00am to 1:00pm
Organiser:
My Neighbourhood Project
Address:

Ripon Library, The Arcade, Ripon HG4 1AG

Description:

Working with the My Neighbourhood Project, representatives from various organisations, including North Yorkshire Police, White Rose Credit Union, Harrogate Borough Council's family benefits team, North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service, Safe Neigh

The Great Get Together
17th June 2017 (All day) to 18th June 2017 (All day)
Organiser:
The Jo Cox Foundation, The Big Lunch and partners
Address:
Description:

A national event to bring local communities together through street parties to 'celebrate what we all have in common'. The event is completely non-partisan and open to all.

Let's Glow
17th June 2017 9:30pm
Organiser:
Saint Michael's Hospice
Address:

St Aidan's School, Harrogate HG2 8JR

Description:

A brilliant new neon night-time 5k raising funds for Saint Michael’s
When: Saturday June 17
Where: St Aidan's School, Harrogate HG2 8JR
Time: Gates open 8pm, event starts 9.30pm as night falls.

The Big Lunch
18th June 2017 (All day)
Organiser:
Eden Communities
Address:
Description:

The Big Lunch is the UK's annual get together for neighbours.

Small Charity Week
19th June 2017 (All day) to 24th June 2017 (All day)
Organiser:
FSI
Address:
Description:

Small Charity Week celebrates and raises awareness of the essential work of the UK’s small charity sector who make an invaluable contribution to the lives of millions of individuals, communities and causes across the UK and the rest of the world.

HARCVS Introduction Session
20th June 2017
11:00am to 12:00pm
Organiser:
Harrogate & Ripon Centres for Voluntary Service
Address:

Ripon Community House, Sharow View, Allhallowgate, Ripon HG4 1LE

Description:

Find out more about HARCVS and your local voluntary and community sector in this free Introduction Session for people new to the area or in a new role.

Royal Ascot Ladies Day
22nd June 2017 12:00pm
Organiser:
Supporting Older People
Address:

Luigi’s Restaurant, 1 Valley Drive, Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0JJ

Description:

Thursday 22nd June - Enjoy Ascot Ladies Day as if you were there!

“A Child’s Grief” workshop
23rd June 2017
9:30am to 4:30pm
Organiser:
Saint Michael's Hospice
Address:

Saint Michael's Hospice, Crimple House, Hornbeam Park Avenue, Harrogate, HG2 8QL

Description:

Specialist bereavement training for all professionals supporting children and young people in education, health or social care.

Harrogate NAS branch Family Fun Day and Picnic
8th July 2017
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Organiser:
Harrogate and District National Autistic Society
Address:

Knaresborough Community Centre, Stockwell Avenue, Knaresborough. 

Description:

Harrogate NAS branch is holding 10th Anniversary celebration events during the summer including this Family Fun day. 

Harrogate Philharmonic Orchestra Concert
8th July 2017 7:30pm
Organiser:
Harrogate Philharmonic Orchestra
Address:

Constance Green Hall, St Aidan’s School, Oatlands Drive, Harrogate, HG2 8JR

Description:

The orchestra are welcoming Gina McCormack, one of Britain’s leading artists, to play the Mendelssohn Violin Concerto at their summer concert on Saturday 8 July.