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E.g., 26/03/2017
E.g., 26/03/2017
Epilepsy Awareness Purple Day
26th March 2017 (All day)
Organiser:
Address:
Description:

Purple Day is an international grassroots effort dedicated to increasing awareness about epilepsy worldwide. On March 26th annually, people in countries around the world are invited to wear purple and host events in support of epilepsy awareness.

Charity Commission for England and Wales Public Meeting in York
30th March 2017
12:00pm to 4:00pm
Organiser:
Charity Commission
Address:

York CVS, 15 Priory Street, York YO1 6ET

Description:

Attendees from across the north of England will hear an introduction from William Shawcross, the Chairman, and presentations from senior staff about the commission’s new, enabling approach followed by Q&A

Culture and Connections in Ripon - Open Afternoon at Ripon Museums
31st March 2017
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Organiser:
Ripon Museums
Address:

Workhouse Museum, Allhallowgate, Ripon HG4 1LE 

Description:

Learn about the new Culture and Connections project and hear about the Harrogate Advertiser End Loneliness Campaign.  Take a Tour of the Workhouse Museum and Gar

Saint Michaels Make a Will Month throughout April
1st April 2017 (All day) to 30th April 2017 (All day)
Organiser:
Saint Michael's Hospice
Address:
Description:

Make a will and support your local Hospice charity

Starbeck Community Library Opening Event Celebrations
1st April 2017
10:00am to 12:00pm
Organiser:
Starbeck Community Library
Address:

Starbeck Community Library, 68A High Street, Starbeck 

Description:

The Mayor of Harrogate will start the event with an unusual ribbon cutting ceremony.

Resilience not Reliance – Creating a Culture of Change
6th April 2017
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Organiser:
Jo Boardman
Address:

York Castle Museum, Eye of York, Tower Street, York YO1 9RY

Description:

A FREE event bringing together charities, social enterprises, entrepreneurs, business owners, and representatives from museums, arts and heritage organisations to network and discuss how, through working collaboratively, organisatio

Film at the Frazer
8th April 2017 11:00am
Organiser:
Frazer Theatre
Address:

Frazer Theatre, High Street,  Knaresborough (up the path between Tesco and Zolsha)

Description:

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory  Film starts at 11am, doors open 10.30am  

The Harrogate Band in Concert
8th April 2017
7:30pm to 9:45pm
Organiser:
Mr Keith Nowell
Address:

Starbeck Methodist Church, 93 High Street, Starbeck, Harrogate HG2 7LH

Description:

The last in our Winter series of Functions for Fun & Fellowship at Starbeck Methodist Church, HG2 7LH.

International Microvolunteering Day 2017
15th April 2017 (All day)
Organiser:
Address:
Description:

Microvolunteering Day is recognised every year on April 15th and promotes awareness of the microvolunteering concept and how it can enable worthy causes and individuals to better the world via bite-sized actions.

Pinewoods Easter Egg Hunt
15th April 2017
11:00am to 12:00pm
Organiser:
Pinewoods Conservation Group
Address:

RHS Harlow Carr Car Park 3, Crag Lane, Harrogate

Description:

Meet the Easter Bunny and the Easter Chick whilst you search for eggs within the woods.

Spring Flower Show
20th April 2017 9:30am to 23rd April 2017 4:30pm
Organiser:
North of England Horticultural Society
Address:

Great Yorkshire Showground
Harrogate
North Yorkshire
HG2 8NZ

Description:

Visitors to Harrogate Spring Flower Show can expect to find a real flair for fashion in 2017.

Community Drop-In Surgery
21st April 2017
10:00am to 11:30am
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

Skills for Volunteer Organisers 1 - Attracting & recruiting potential volunteers
25th April 2017
1:30pm to 4:30pm
Organiser:
Harrogate & Ripon Centres for Voluntary Service
Address:

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

Description:

Review your ‘sales and marketing’ approach to the recruitment of volunteers. This participative workshop approaches the recruitment of volunteers from a sales and marketing perspective.

During the session we will explore:

HARCVS Introduction Session
26th April 2017
11:00am to 12:00pm
Organiser:
Harrogate & Ripon Centres for Voluntary Service
Address:

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

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.

Cross-sector collaboration: Mental Health, Mental Capacity and Human Rights, Leeds
26th April 2017
1:30pm to 4:30pm
Organiser:
British Institute of Human Rights
Address:

Central Leeds - venue to be confirmed (please see website for updates)

Description:

If you work on mental health or mental capacity, join us at this free learning event on Wednesday 26 April in Leeds.

Harrogate District Children & Young People's Emotional Health & Wellbeing Partnership
27th April 2017
10:00am to 12:00pm
Organiser:
Harrogate & Ripon Centres for Voluntary Service
Address:

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

Description:

Voluntary and statutory sector colleagues share information at Partnership meetings which helps improve appropriate referrals to services and joined up working with local young people and families.

Tour de Yorkshire 2017
28th April 2017 (All day) to 30th April 2017 (All day)
Organiser:
Address:
Description:

Stage Two on Saturday 29 April 2017 passes through Knaresborough and Ripon before a fast approach to Harrogate, where the stage will finish up Parliament Street,

Harrogate International Sunday Series - Alessandro Taverna
30th April 2017
11:00am to 1:00pm
Organiser:
Harrogate International Festivals
Address:

Royal Hall, Ripon Road, Harrogate HG1 2RD

Description:

Born in Venice in 1983, Alessandro Taverna has already won numerous awards in international competitions, including in 2009 1st prize in the Minnesota International Piano Competition, 2nd prize in the London International Piano Competition and Bro

Bilton Gala 2017
1st May 2017 11:30am
Organiser:
Bilton Gala
Address:

Richard Taylor School Fields, Bilton Lane HG1 3DT

Description:

Bilton Gala is the premier community event in Harrogate and the surrounding area, it provides first class professional entertainment and a host of stands and attractions to suit all tastes.

Welfare Benefits Forum Meeting
4th May 2017
10:00am to 12:30pm
Organiser:
Welfare Benefits Unit
Address:

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

Description:

With all the changes occurring and further Universal Credit implementation the Forum offers the opportunity to come together to look at how best support clients.

Get Set for Volunteering - free 6 week course
4th May 2017 1:00pm to 15th June 2017 3:00pm
Organiser:
Harrogate & Ripon Centres for Voluntary Service
Address:

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

Description:

Get Set for Volunteering is a short course specially designed for people aged 18 years and over who are not currently working but are interested in finding out more about volunteering.

Nidderdale Walk 2017
7th May 2017 7:00am
Organiser:
Rotary Club of Harrogate
Address:

Ripley Castle 

Description:

The 2017 walk will be the 24th annual charity walk organised by the Rotary Club of Harrogate and the third hosted by Ripley Castle.  

Skills for Volunteer Organisers 2 - Supporting and Supervising Volunteers
9th May 2017
1:30pm to 4:30pm
Organiser:
Harrogate & Ripon Centres for Voluntary Service
Address:

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

Description:

Give your volunteers the support and supervision they deserve

This participative workshop will explore the importance of providing proper support and supervision for volunteers.

 

During the session we will cover:

Rape Crisis Awareness Training
10th May 2017
9:30am to 3:30pm
Organiser:
Saint Michael's Hospice
Address:

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

Description:

Training for Frontline staff from statutory, voluntary and private organisations, who may come into contact with survivors of rape or sexual assault. 

Heritage Lottery Fund Yorkshire and the Humber Small Grants Workshop
10th May 2017 10:00am
Organiser:
Heritage Lottery Fund Yorkshire and the Humber
Address:

Leeds

Description:

Heritage Lottery Fund are keen to see more applications for their small grant programmes (£3,000 - £100,000) for heritage projects and are hosting workshops to help you apply.