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Try Tennis for Free - Sunday 23rd July

Try tennis for free at Armley Tennis Club on Sunday 23rd July from 2pm until 4pm. Further information and booking at www.lta.org.uk/gbtw

For families, adults and children.

www.armleytennis.net



NEXT MEETING OF FARSLEY BUSINESS FORUM - Wednesday, 6th September, 2017

Cllrs Carter and Wood invite all local businesses and groups to the next meeting of the Farsley Business Forum on Wednesday, 6th September 2017 at 6.30pm.

venue: Farsley Community Church

Start 6:30pm



Deeva Charity Night - Wednesday 2nd August 2017 7pm to 10pm

Come along and enjoy fantastic food and fundraising fun, 3 course buffet, raffle and bingo all in aid of Sue Ryder Wheatfields Hospice. Tickets are only £15 with £5 from each ticket being donated to Wheatfields together with all proceeds from the raffle, bingo and any additional donations. To book your tickets or to ask for further information please call Deeva on 0113 2360947

www.deeva.biz



FARSLEY CHRISTMAS LIGHTS 2016 - Wednesday 29th November 2017

6-8pm Parade starts at 6:30pm from the library, Fireworks around 7:30 pm. Christmas market and grotto in Sunny Bank Mills Car park. Lots of fun on Town Street and lots of shops open for late night shopping!

Parade 18:30

Fireworks 19:30



ASTON MARTIN DAY 2017 - Saturday 9th September 2017.

With Farsley now firmly written into the history of Aston Martin, the village looks forward to welcoming back cars from all eras. Details will be forthcoming but will be similar to 2016 when Aston Martins assembled at Sunny Bank Mills between 9.30am and 11.30am on the Saturday.

time: 9.30am to 11.30am

venue: Sunny Bank Mills



School of Sew Launch - Sunday 28th May 2017

School of Sew launches in its new home, No 1 The Spinning Mill, Sunny Bank Mills. Pop in and see our beautiful new studio, find out more about our classes, workshops and parties, you can even have a try on one of our Janome sewing machines. Offers available if you book on the day, with the chance of winning fabulous sewing goodies.



Farsley Festival Fundraiser - 24th March 2017

Get Fizzy at the Quizzy! 80s themed quiz night Dressing up is optional, the 80s soundtrack won’t be! Tickets £5 available from Farsley Library & www.fizzquiz.eventbrite.com Pre book your place by Mon 20th (team of 6 please) Food* & booze to purchase on the night & everything raised goes towards Farsley Festival * Pulled pork/halloumi butties available on a first come first served basis For more information and to stay in touch Website - www.farsleyweekend.com Twitter - #farsleyweekend Facebook - Farsley Weekend

Venue: Sunny Bank Mills Gallery

Cost: £5



Leeds 10K - 9 July 2017

This is a great opportunity to smash your 10K personal best as Jane Tomlinson’s legacy run has retained its’ new flatter and faster course. Entries are now open, sign up today to secure your place and ensure that you experience the unrivalled atmosphere and the electric finish of this fantastic race! Join Team Incredible and receive: • Team Incredible running vest • Training guide and advice • Fundraising support and regular news Sign up at www.sueryder.org/leeds10k Already have a place? If you have already bought a place from the race organiser, you can still run for Sue Ryder! If you’d like to use your place to run for us, please let us know by emailing Wheatfields.fundraising@sueryder.org Not for you? Don’t worry! If the Leeds 10K isn’t for you, why not check out our full events and challenges calendar at http://www.sueryder.org/get-involved/events. We have so many amazing events lined up, from 10K runs to marathons, bike rides to overseas treks, so be sure to register your interest today.

Leeds City Centre

Leeds



Family Christmas craft drop-in - 6 Dec - 22 December 2016

As you visit Sunny Bank Mills, call in at Dovetailors and make your own Christmas Tree decoration using one of our wooden shapes. Tue/Wed/Thu - 2-4pm 6 Dec to 22 Dec 2016 Charge: £1 per decoration. All material provided Dovetailors, Festoon Rooms, Sunny Bank Mills, Farsley

No need to book just call in

Family activity



Baby Massage Class - 24th November

I have 2 places left on my next Baby Massage Course starting on the 24th November at Children's Corner Farsley. Baby Massage has many benefits for both baby and parent. Here a just a few: Promotion of bonding, Attachment,Gas and colic, constipation, digestive cramps relief.

Please book to avoid disappointment



Farsley Farmer's Market - Saturday 24th December 2016

A special Farsley Farmer's markets will be held on Saturday 24th December, 09:00 to 12:15. Full of delicious festive treats for Christmas. Locally produced food, from pies to fish to artisan bread to delicatessens. A fantastic compliment to the High Street shops. Markets will be held on the 4th Saturday of the month thereafter.

venue: St Johns Church car park, New Str

www.farsleyfarmersmarket.wordpress.com



RODLEY QUIZ 2016 - 29 October 2016 @ 7:15pm

For teams of up to 6 people. £5.00 including supper. At the Church Hall, Wesley Terrace, Rodley. Good general knowledge quiz

For tickets ring 07871560517



Baby Massage Class - October (day to be confirmed)

Brand new baby massage class starting at Children's Corner Farsley. The course is being provided at a reduced rate of just £33 for 5 x 1hour sessions. Please contact me if you would like to secure a place.



SUNNY BANK MILLS ARCHIVE OPEN MORNING - 03/08/2016

ARCHIVE OPEN MORNING 10am- Midday History and Heritage in the unique Sunny Bank Mills Archive. Join us for a look round the history of the Mill, it's cloth and its people. No appointment neccessary. No charge. The Archive is open the first wednesday if every month. archive@sunnybankmills.co.uk

find it on google maps

0113 2563239



Bake the Seasons: Autumn Baking class - 1/10/16

Come to Get Cooking Cookery School to learn how to bake with some of this season’s sensational fruit with Becky from the Travelling Tea Ladies. Then enjoy an autumn lunch with gourmet sandwiches, warm fruit tart and Becky’s cake. You get to take your own cakes home with you to delight family and friends.

10.00-1.30pm

book via www.get-cooking.org.uk



Friends of St John's West Yorkshire Brass - Saturday 5th November 2016

Friend's of St John's Church would like to invite you to a concert by West Yorkshire Brass performing live at St John's Church, Farsley at 2.30pm on 5th November. Tickets are £6 including refreshments and free entry to our bottle of Champagne draw!

venue St Johns Church Farsley

Starts 2.30pm



Rodley Cricket Club Open Weekend - Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th August

Rodley Cricket Club is hosting its annual Open Weekend this Saturday and Sunday. Fun for all the family, the event will include bouncy castles, children’s rides, fun cricket games, food stalls, real ale bars and much more. On Sunday, the club will host the infamous ‘Scruffs Dog Show’ which last year attracted over 100 entries. This year’s Open Weekend is made even more exciting, as the club will attempt to set a Guinness World Record for the most overs bowled in an eight-hour period. The record attempt will take place on Saturday between 10am and 6pm, so if you’d like to show your support - come on down!

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ASTON MARTIN DAY - Saturday 10th September 2016

The Aston Martin Reunion will be coming to Farsley again this year to mark Aston Martin's association with David Brown Tractor's and Farsley during the 50s. 25 to 30 Aston Martin Cars will parade down Town Street and park for viewing in the Sunny Bank Mills car park behind the 1912 Mill.

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Spring Fun Fundraiser - 30/4/16

A fun afternoon for all the family in aid of local charity North & West Yorkshire Association of Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus. Stalls, spring craft activities for kids, fun games, cakes & refreshments.

2pm-4.30pm

St Johns Church Hall, Farsley



Farsley Community Weekend Meeting - Monday 7th March 2016

There will be an open meeting on Monday 7th March. Join us to: - Meet the team - Find out more about the event, how it is run and future plans - Sign up as a volunteer - Discover ways you can get support the Community weekend and other initiatives - Share your views and ask questions Everyone is welcome, we look forward to seeing you. Follow us on Facebook #Farsleyfestival Twitter @farsleyfestival Get in touch at Farsleyfestivalgroup@gmail.com

time: 8pm

venue: St John's Church Hall.



ONES WE WATCHED EMERGING ARTISTS EXHIBITION - 5th MARCH TO 2 APRIL 2016

Ones We Watched is opening on 5th March! This year we invite back our favoUrite exhibitors and are introducing some fantastic emerging artists that we discovered at 2015 degree shows! Expect to see exciting and innovative textiles alongside sculpture, installation and painting.

venue: Sunny Bank Mills Gallery

0113 2563239



POP UP THEATRE, MUSIC & FOOD - Saturday 12th March 2016

"Trouble at Mill" pop-up night of food, theatre and live music at Sunny Bank Mills from 7.00pm.

Starts 7.00pm Sunny Bank Mills

www.troubleatmill.eventbrite.co.uk



Leeds' largest loser - 25/01/2016 to 28/03/2016

The Challenge : Over 10 weeks your challenge is to lose weight whilst raising vital funds for Sue Ryder Wheatfields Hospice. You will be put into one of four teams, each being led by one of our partner gyms and their expert personal trainers. You will be given peak access to your team’s gym for the full 10 weeks, and be able to take part in other classes and access nutritional advice to help you shed the pounds. This is a fitness package worth over £200. Then at an exciting finale we will announce both the individual and the team that have lost the highest percentage of weight to become Leeds’ Largest Losers. Last year John Sheret from Shadwell took over reign as Leeds’ Largest Loser. He took part as he knows what a difference Wheatfields Hospice makes to the lives of local families, ‘a friend of mine saw the event being advertised and we both decided to take up the challenge. Over the course of the challenge I lost 66.5 pounds in weight and raised £2,500 for Wheatfields Hospice. Roohi Lupton, senior hospice fundraiser at Wheatfields Hospice, said ‘this is a fabulous chance to improve your health, support Wheatfields Hospice and to meet a fabulous group of new people.’ Now it is your chance to secure your place in the Leeds’ Largest Loser challenge 2016! Places are limited so sign up now to secure yours! Raising the suggested £200 by taking part in Leeds Largest Loser could pay for 12 bereavement sessions at Wheatfields Hospice for someone who has lost a loved one.



Record Breakers- Summer Reading Challenge - 29th July 2015

Get involved in our summer activities and make your own record breaker medal! Join the Summer Reading Challenge where prizes can be won. Lots of fun! Suitable for ages 5-11 years.

2-3pm

Farsley Library



SPIRITUAL AWARENESS GROUP - Tuesday 15 September 2015

first meeting Tuesday 15 sept 2015 19-30-21.30 Pudsey Civic Hall Dawsons Corner ls28 5ta

Conducted by RICCI Celebrity Psychic Medium

As Seen On TV



Farsley Facts and Fables - 8/7/15

Come and join Leeds artists Alison Andrews and Matthew Bellwood at Farsley Library to share your stories, fact or fiction, about the local area. Take a trip around the village highlighting your favourite areas of Farsley to be captured by photographer Lizzie Coombes. Any memories, facts or fables shared at the sessions will have the chance to be included in a new book about Farsley, being published as part of ‘Trouble at T'Mill’. To register your interest in taking part, or if you would just like some more information, please call Matthew on 07779 088 878 or email matthew@somestories.co.uk - or just come and join us on the day.

Farsley Library



CALVERLEY FESTIVAL - 26th to 28th June 2015

SAVE THE DATE! The Carnival runs over three days with lots of events and activities. Stalls will be open from 11am until 4.30pm on the main carnival day (subject to weather). For details see the website.

www.creativecalverley.co.uk

Venue: Calverley (Victoria) Park



Rumble in the Jungle Storytime - Friday 12th June

Come along to Farsley Librarys Rumble in the Jungle Storytime where we will be having a roaring good time telling jungle themed stories and songs to celebrate National Bookstart Week

2.15-2.45pm

Farsley Library



Oakville Cottage Opening Day - 2nd May 2015

Oakville Cottage Furniture are moving into new bigger premises!! situated in Stanningley opposite active workwear and next to permanently perfect tattoo studio, we have lots of new bespoke furniture and unique accessories for you to have a browse at, we will be offering 10% off to all customers who attend the opening weekend and as usual there will be free refreshments, call in for a nosey!!



Let There Be Light; Art Exhibition Opening Night - 30th April 2015

An art exhibition opening night showcasing budding young artists' talents from Leeds Beckett University Students and from within the local Farsley Community. A group of Leeds Beckett's Students are representing St. Johns Church in Farsely to create an event which not only gathers interest but enables the church to showcase its lighting and features, showing how the church can be used for much more than religious reasons. Alongside the art exhibition there will also be a live jazz band playing within the church, with beverages and canapes being offered. The art exhibition opening night is free entry, but with donations being kindly accepted on the night. Please use lease use https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/let-there-be-light-art-exhibition-opening-night-tickets-16384247726 to get your tickets.

Venue; St Johns Farsley Church

Time; 18:00pm Onwards



Baby preloved sale with craft and businesses - Sat 11 April

We are holding a baby preloved sale with craft and business stalls. Limited stalls still available We also have a face painter and goodies for your little ones Special guest Olaf is coming too We are also helping to raise money for the children's heart surgery fund at the lgi. The venue is St. Margaret's Church Hall, Church Rd, Horsforth For more information please contact Hazel 07971570736

St. Margaret's church hall

Horsforth



Coffee & a Card - Tuesday 24th March

Come along to the Mill Kitchen in Farsley between 10am - 12pm and for £5 you can choose a hot drink of your choice whilst creating a unique handmade card. Full tuition given. No booking required



Football Tournament and Family Fun Day - Sunday 3rd May 2015

The annual fundraiser in aid of local homeless charity St Georg's Crypt. 7 a side football tournament with lots of family entertainment, fracepainting, boucy castle, BBQ, live music

Venue: Farsley AFC, LS28 5BE

Contact: cheryl.harrington@stgeorgescrypt.org.uk



6 week Life Drawing course - Wednesday 4th March 2015 7-9pm

This is a relaxed evening course at Sunny Bank Mills Gallery for all levels. Tutor Kim Coley will provide you with as little or as much assistance as you need WHAT DO I BRING? Yourself! If you have any materials feel free to bring them. We will have some materials such as charcoal available for general use. £85( including refreshments and lunch) Sign up at the gallery or email jane@sunnybankmills.co.uk/ T 0113 256 3239 Starts 4th March for 6 weeks and runs between 7-9pm

To book contact:Jane Kay 0113 2563239

Venue: Sunny Bank Mills Gallery, Farsley



Heritage Open Day at Sunny Bank Mills - Friday 11th-Sunday 13th September 2015

A unique opportunity to explore the mill and it’s archive. See what the “ best dressed “ citizens of London, Paris, Milan and New York were wearing in 1942, 1895 .. and explore the historic buildings and artefacts of this former worsted mill Guided tours hourly from 11am No need to book – just turn up Refreshments all day in the Gallery Tea Room For more information on heritage open days, go to www.heritageopendays.org.uk

venue: The Archive, Sunny Bank Mills.

Contact: 0113 2563239



FARSLEY SCARECROW FESTIVAL - Saturday 26th September 2015

SAVE THE DATE AND GET THINKING ABOUT YOUR 2015 CREATION!

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Friends of St John Sponsored Walk - Saturday 16th May 2015

We invite you on our 5th Annual Sponsored Walk. A circular walk around Farsley, Calverley, Newlay & Rodley. All proceeds in aid of despreately needed St Johns Church lighting system.

Meet at Sheepshead Park 0930

Contact:Malcom Haist 0113 255 3859



FARSLEY FESTIVAL 2015 - Monday 25th May 2015

SAVE THE DATE! farsleyfestivalgroup@gmail.com Tel: 07861622940 Send us an email or get in touch by phone. We look forward to hearing from you if you would like to join the team.

twitter.com/farsleyfestival

Follow on facebook



FARSLEY TOFFS DINNER - Friday 10th April 2015

An entertaining evening for Farsley's gents to get together and raise lots of money for the fantastic Farsley Festival and Christmas Lights.

Venue: Farsely AFC. 7.30PM

Tickets available soon



BIG BAND JAZZ NIGHT - Saturday 20th December

In aid of The Stroke Association. Stroke of Genius will be playing a brilliant set of Big Band Jazz at Farsley Constitutional Club (next to post office) Doors open 7.30. All Welcome.



Dementia Friendly Awareness Talk - Tuesday 2nd December

Join us for a free talk provided by Dementia Awareness. Open to everyone in the community. at 11:00 will be a reminiscing session involving World War artefacts from Artemis and a session on Leodis using Ipads. Can you find the street you grew up on? This session is especially suitable for older people and those with demetia. Community groups welcome

Farsley Library

0113 378 1861



Christmas taster Workshops at Sunny Bank Mills - Saturday 29th December

Dip in and out of our crafty taster sessions and put yourself into the Christmas spirit. Create, make and take away a little bit of Christmas in 30 minutes to an hour. Have a go at as many as you like for £5.

www.sunnybankmills.co.uk

10.00-4.00



OPEN EVENING - 26th November 2014

To coincide with Farsley Lights, Farsley Conservative Club will be open to allow the local community to view the recent upgrade to the upstairs games room, entrance and staircase.

Doors Open 5pm



Children's Corner Christmas Fair - Saturday 22nd November

Children's Corner Christmas Fair will be held at their Farsley nursery, behind Springbank School, Wesley Street this Saturday 22nd November from 10.00am to 1.00pm. They also have a fantastic raffle running with prizes generously donated from all local Farsley businesses with the proceeds going to their nursery charity, Open Arms Orphanage in Malawi. Can we take the opportunity to say a massive thank you all those who donated prizes including: Sutcliffes, Harvey Davis, Adriennes florists, The Wok, The Lounge,The Old Hall, Farsley AFC, Woodnook Fisheries, Croft fisheries, Liptrots, Co-op, Bonds, Home Economy, Sandra Swift, Nicola Beesting and the Post Office. Thank you to all those who have donated prizes. We look forward to seeing you all on Saturday.

10-1pm

venue: Childrens Coner Nursery Wesley Str



Farsley AFC Community bonfire and fireworks - Saturday 8th November 2014

All the family are welcome to enjoy this free community bonfire and fireworks. There will be a BBQ & Pie & Peas available.

Starts: 7pm

Throstle Nest, Newlands from New Str



WORKSHOPS AT SUNNY BANK MILLS - ONGOING!

Fancy having a go at something new or developing your hobby? Spinning, photography, life drawing, felting, crochet...lots to choose from at Sunny Bank Mills Gallery workshops.

Contact jane@sunnybankmills.co.uk

01132563239



Shabby chic furniture and accessories event. - 27th & 28th September 2014

Shabby chic furniture and accessories event. Beautiful painted furniture and accessories for sale. I also offer a bespoke painting service for your own furniture, please come and see me to discuss your requirements Free refreshments served all day.

Springfield Commercial Centre

Bagley Lane,Farsley,Leeds



Leeds Concert Band perform - Saturday 10th August 2014

Leeds Concert Band will perform in Westroyd Park in Farsley, Sunday 10th August. Come along and enjoy the uplifting music. And it's free!

Westroyd Park, Farsley

Time 2.30pm-4.30pm



Pudsey & District Civic Society HIstory Walk - Wednesday 20th August 2014

Walk along Fulneck led by the historian Ruth Strong.Please meet at Fulneck Gates at 2.00pm.Also included will be a visit to the Museum & refreshments will be available at the B.B.Headquarters

Meet at Fulneck Gates 2pm

www.pcs-online.org.uk



Willow Lantern Workshop at Sunny Bank Mills - Saturday 16th August 2014

Willow Lantern Workshop with Emman Fountain. Adults and children over 10yrs old make willow lanterns, (little children can help too!)£15 per head and everyone will go home with two lanterns hopefully! Contact jane@sunnybankmills.co.uk/ 0113 256 3239

Venue: Sunny Bank Mills Gallery

13:30 -15:30 ish £15



Martial Arts Summer Open Day - Saturday 19th July

Come to our academy and give martial arts a try. This free event will give you and your family the opportunity to learn some basic martial arts and see what benefits it may bring. Open to all ages and abilities. Looking forward to seeing you there.



THE ANNUAL STRAWBERRY TEA - Saturday 5th July 2014

It's the annual Strawberry Tea at St. John's church this Saturday. Lots of yummy goodies; Eaton mess, scones with strawberry jam and cream, strawberries and cream. Plus this year a new addition of a chocolate fountain to dip your strawberries in to. Everyone welcome.

St John's Church Hall, Farsley

2.30-4.30pm



Curry for Curie at Deeva - Tuesday 1st July 2014

A great evening for all. Have fun, Entertainment, raffle prizes & raise money for fantastic Marie Curie Cancer Care charity.

£20 incl buffet

Contact carolynelizabethweaver@gmail.com



Summer Fayre with 1st Farsley Guides - 21st June 2014

Summer Fayre with Tombola, Craft, Homemade Cakes and Games stalls. Refreshments available. Free Entry. All Welcome

At St John's Church Hall, New Street, Farsley

10am until 12 noon



Summer Fayre at Westroyd Infant School and Nursery - Saturday 21st June 2014

Join the fun and play games, balloon races, gift stalls, BBQ, Cakes Stalls, and lots more!

12-2pm

Venue: Frances Street, Farsley



Ebay Evening for St John's Church - 24th June 2014

An Ebay evening selling all your unwanted items (your cash in the attic!)to donate to St John's Church Building for All Appeal. Or you can bring them along the week before or email a digital photo to Rosie Tudge.

rosietudge@btinternet.com

730 to 930 St John's Church Hall



Little People Garden Party - Sat 10th May 11am-3pm

Reminder for our Garden Party to celebrate 25yrs of business! All welcome! The Beeches, 66 Bradford Road, Stanningley, LS28 6DX



KIDS FILM CLUB - Saturday 19th April

Film Club at St. John's Church Hall is Disney's "Frozen". The film starts at 3.00pm. All are welcome.

venue: St John's Church Hall, Farsley

www.stjohnsfarsley.org.uk



Farsley and District Art Club Members Exhibition - Satuday 5-13th April

It will be open 10.00am to 5.00pm for two week ends (Saturday & Sunday) and during the week from 7.00pm to 9.00pm. Come along and enjoy the beautiful art painted by Farsley's talented artists.

www.farselyartclub.org.uk

Westroyd Prk, Farsley



SUNDAY SNOOKER KO - 23 MARCH 2014

Farsley Conservative Club. Noon Start, All Welcome.

£5 Entry



PROJECTS IN PARALLEL - 8th February to 2nd March

Spring at Sunny Bank Mills Gallery starts this week with “ Projects in Parallel”, an exhibition that combines the photography of Dave Oldridge with sculptural knitwear by designer and artist Joan Murray, culminating in a performance piece in collaboration with dancer and model Patrice Stienstra. Open Tues to Sunday 10am-4pm

Sunny Bank Mills Gallery

Jane Kay 0113 2563239



Crafternoon Tea Party at Farsley Library - 10th May 1.30-4.30 pm

Spend an afternoon crafting with us and make a beautiful tin with 5 note cards and matching envelopes. What's included: stamp set and punch, tin, Tea and cakes.

Held at Farsley Library.

Only £30 (£15 if you share products with a friend)



Sunny Bank Mills bring a memory afternoon tea - Wednesday 12 February 2.30 - 4.30

As part of their " Bring a memory " project you are invited for afternoon tea at the Gallery. Bring yourselves and your memories, have a cup of tea and some homemade cake and enjoy the opportunity to chat with former colleagues and some of the artists who are helping us bring your voices back to the mill. Please tell anyone you know who may be interested!

Sunny Bank Mills Gallery

Jane Kay: 0113 256 3239



Fast Responce First Aid at Work Training - 24th , 26th & 27th February

Full 3 day first aid at work course, certificate lasts 3 years. Interactive and fun training. We also offer a free first aid assessment to help you fulfil your legal obligations.

T 07711036617 info@fastresponsefirstaid.co.uk

Venue: Springfield Commercial Centre, Farsely



Night at the Races at Farsley AFC - Friday 31st January 2014

Come support the ladies, for what will be a great night at the races. Farsley AFC Ladies are hosting a night at the races on Friday 31st January 2014 starting at 7.30pm in the club house. Entrance fee is £5.00 on the night and there will be a cold buffet and a curry for supper. Get yourself down to for what will only be an entertaining evening.

Farsley AFC clubhouse. £5.00 from 7.30pm

www.farsleyafc.co.uk



Stampin Up card craft workshop - 8th February 13.15-16.15

I'm holding a card making class at Farsley Library. We'll be making 3 cards and another project. Price £30, for that you'll receive £25 worth of Stampin Up products.

Email me by 14/1/14 to book a place

anita@hmds.org.uk



FARSLEY BUSINESS FAORUM MEETING - 30th January 18:30

The next meeting of will be held on Thursday, 30th January 2014, 6.30 p.m. at. All LOCAL BUSINESSES AND ORGANISATIONS WELCOME!

Farsley Community Church, Back Lane, Farsley.

18:30 start



Farsley Cons Open Snooker Knockout - Sunday 15th December

Snooker Handicap Knockout at Farsley Conservative Club, Town Street. Doors open 12 noon. Non- members most welcome.



Watercolour flower art workshop - Sunday 8th December 10-1pm

As part of her current exhibition *Seperate and Together" , Barbara Place will be hosting a watercolour workshop in the Gallery. So, loosen up you watercolours, relax and paint some flowers! The price of £25 includes a delicious light lunch and a glass of wine

Venue: Sunny Bank Mills Gallery

Contact Jane Kay 07958 350375



Childrens Xmas Workshops - Saturday 7th December 10-12pm

Sunny Bank Mills are hosting a series of Christmas Childrens Workshops for 6 to 12 year olds. Amongst the creative background of the gallery, boys and girls will cut, stick and sew a Christmas card, a felt tree decoration and a fun bauble to take home. Small groups will ensure everyone get individual attention. Mums and Dads can enjoy the gallery and do some xmas shopping in the shop! Contact Jane Kay on Jane@sunnybankmills.co.uk,T: 07958 350375

Venue: Sunny Bank Mills Gallery

10 - 12pm £10/child incl juice and snack



Raku Ceramic Clock making workshop - Satyrday 7th December 9:30-12:30pm

Don Hannant will guide you through completing a Raku Ceramic Clock. Create your own design, decorate a pre-made raku clock with it, glaze and fire it. Perfect for Christmas or keeping. No particular artistic ability required. Perfect for pyrotechnic fiends.. The price of £40 includes materials, coffee and cake. £25 for any additional clock made.

venue: Sunny Bank mills Gallery

Contact Jane Kay 07958 350375



Leeds Foodbank Volunteers needed - Ongoing

Leeds (West) Foodbank is based in Farsley and is recruiting volunteers. We particularly need people to help on 29th, 30th November, 5th and 7th December. Please see our website for more info or email. Thank you.

vol@leedswest.foodbank.org.uk

www.leedswest.foodbank.org.uk



Little People's Nursery Christmas Fair - Saturday 7th December 12-3

Christmas Fair Little people nursery Farfield cote lane farsley on the ground of farfield school all proceeds to martin house children's hospice

Come and Join in the festive fun

everyone welcome



FARSLEY FAIRFIELD SCHOOL CHRISTMAS FAIR - Friday 29th November

Get Christmas wrapped up early this year! 15 craft & local producers stalls - live craft demonstrations - live christmas music - beautiful distinctive gift ideas - bags, books,jewellery,toys... - festive food and drink - refreshments from our newly opened 'Village Cafe' - small admission fee

Venue: Jnr building, Farsley Fairfield School

7.30pm - 11pm



Seperate and Together, - 16 November 2013 to 31 January 2014

A collective selling exhibition at SUNNY BANK MILLS GALLERY introducing : Erin Ward: Atmospheric Landscapes and Barbara Place : Landscapes & Flowers. With an event on Sunday 17th November to meet the artists, hear about their work and enjoy a glass of champage. We are also welcoming back a selected number of the artists and designers who have exhibited with us this year including Mel Davies( Colour at t’mill), Des Pattison ( our artist in residence), Clare Lane ( Contemporary tapestries) , Jane Foale ( printing with rust), Chris Moss ( Wire sculpture), Eric Moss ( ceramics)

Open Tues-Sun 10-4pm

Jane Kay 07958 3503



St John's Church Crafts Afternoon - Saturday 23rd November 2-5pm

A great family day for both kids and adults. Join in and learn how to make table arrangements, clay or woven willow advent wreaths, Christmas crackers and decorating Christmas cakes. Refreshments available too!

www.stjohnsfarsley.org.uk

venue: St John's Church Hall, Farsley



St John's Church Christmas Fair - Saturday 7th December 10-1pm

Stalls, raffle, food...Santa games, crafts.

www.stjohnsfarsley.org.uk

Venue: St John's Church Hall, Farsley



Whisky tasting at THE FLEECE, FARSLEY. - Friday 29th November 2013

The Fleece at Farsley are hosting their Whisky Tasting Night on Friday 29th November 2013, to celebrate St. Andrews Day. The cost of attending the whisky tasting night will be £20 per head which includes 7 generous glasses of whisky, a traditional haggis supper and aminiature whisky and glass to take home a souvenir! Available to taste on the evening will be two specially released blended whiskies and four distillery malts from each corner of the flavour map (provided by their friends at Diageo) – before finishing off with a lovely cask strength malt. Supper will involve specially ‘imported’ authentic haggis from a butcher in Stornoway plus proper homemade shortbread to finish off. Please Note: Spaces are extremely limited for the whisky tasting night and the first 20 people to present £20 as a deposit will secure a place at their first ever whisky night here at The Fleece!

www.thefleeceatfarsley.co.uk

0113 2577683



Christmas childrens Workshops - November 23rd, 30th and December 7th, 14th 10-12pm

Entertain the kids with some Messy, sticky, cutting & sewing fun for boys and girls. We will be making Christmas cards, decorations, snow globes to take home...For boys and girls from 6-12yrs

£10.00 inc refreshments

T Sunny Bank Mills Gallery 0113 256 3239



Little People Nursery Christmas Fair - Sat 7th Dec 2013 12- 3

come along to little people nursery Farfield (based on the site of farsley farfield school) on sat 7th Dec 12-3 to enjoy lots of festive fun at the Christmas fair with activities stalls and special guests all welcome



Kirklees Knoll pre Public inquiry Meeting - 12th November 2013

Come along and hear how the ward councillors propose to fight the Thornhill Estates planning application at the 3 day Public Inquiry on 19th November that will be held at Pudsey Civic Hall.

8pm

Priesthorpe School



Brass Band Concert - Saturday 9th November 2.30 pm

Friends of St John's present West Yorkshire Brass In concert. St John's Church, Farsley. Tickets £5(includes refreshment & glass of wine) from M Haist 0113 255 3859



Table Top Sale - 16th November 2013 0830 - 1215

Friends of St John's are holding a Table Top Sale in St John's Church Hall. Free entry. Refreshments available. For tables contact C. Glover 0113 229 0704



THANKS FOR A GREAT SCARECROW FESTIVAL - 28/09/2013

Councillors Andrew Carter and Rod Wood would like to convey their thanks to Springbank, Westroyd and Farfield schools, and all the businesses that participated in the Scarecrow Festival. Once again it was very successful. We got a few strange looks as we were carrying the scarecrows around!



Farsley Liberal Club Bonfire and Fireworks - Thursday 7th November

Come and enjoy Bonfire Night in the heart of Farsley.

Starts: 18:30



Farsley Remembrance Service - Sunday 10th November 2013

A service of remembrance will be held at the Cenotaph at the bottom of Farsley Town Street.

Gathering 12:45

Start: 13:00



Farsley Christmas Lights - 27th November 2013

Come along and enjoy this fantastic free community event! The road will close between the library and the cenotaph between 6-9pm. The parade wil start from the library at 6.30pm with the lights and fireworks being set off around 7.15pm. It's all funded by local businesses and the village so please give what you can when you see the donation buckets out and about!

Parade starts 630pm, Farsely Library

Fireworks: 7:15



Live Music at The Fleece, Farsley - Saturdays throughout November

Live music at The Fleece in Farsley during November 9th November @ 21:00 Mike Raffone & The Bluetones. 16th November @ 21:00 Darren Rivers (Elvis Experience) 23rd November @ 21:00 Street Legal 30th November @ 21:00 Wildwind

See www.thefleeceatfarsley.co.uk for details

Tel: 0113 257 7683



Foodbank Volunteer Information Evening - Thursday 7th November

Leeds West Foodbank is having a volunteer information evening, Thursday 7th November 7.30pm at The Lounge Cafe in Farsley. Find out about our vision, how the foodbank works and the many different ways you can be involved. We are opening in Farsley and desperately need volunteers. Thank you.

7.30pm The Lounge Cafe, Farsley

www.leedswest.foodbank.org.uk



R H C Gower at Sunny Bank Mills Gallery - 18th October to 10th November 2013

Looking through a window of the everyday, the 'Reflections' exhibition captures society on the move going about its daily business, moments in time, snapshots of life. Working in oils and mixed media Richard Gower reflects on the evolution of his work, where he has been and where he is going.

www.sunnybankmills.co.uk

Jane Kay 07958 3503



Pick a Treat Party - 31st October

The Oak church invites children for a 'Pick a Treat Party' on Thursday, 31st October from3-5pm at the Farsley Community Church hall. Come along for a fun afternoon with bouncy castle, games, treats and face painting! Put on a fancy dress for this party!

For children up to age 10.

Fancy dress!



Let's Celebrate at Farsley Library - 23rd September 2013

Everyone is welcome to this special all day community event to celebrate the launch of our newly refurbished meeting room. A programme of events will showcase the room as an ideal venue for both business and community use. 10.30-12 midday: Coffee Morning 1.30pm: Official Opening 2-4pm: Rhymetime and family activities 6-7pm: Horsforth Museum presents a 'Quiz of Curious Objects' There will be a promotional offer of only £5 an hour when you book the meeting room before January 2014. All welcome!

Farsley Library: 0113 3781861.



Raku ceramics demonstration - Sunday 22nd September 2013

An opportunity to see a real master of Racu ceramics at work in this free event. Watch Eric Moss play with fire or throw a wobbler on the wheel – as the weather dictates! No need to book. Just turn up!

Time: 1-3pm

Venue: Sunny Bank Mills Gallery, Farsley



Concert Piano Recital - Saturday 14th September 2013

International concert pianist and recording artist Jakob Fichert will play Greig, Mozart, Mendelssohn, Albeniz, Schubert and Gershwin at the Sunny Bank Mills Gallery. Tickets £20. Concessions £10. Refreshments includedTo Book E : Jane@sunnybankmills.co.uk/ T 0113 256 3239 or drop into Sunny Bank Mills Gallery.

To book: Jane Kay 0113 256 3239

Venue: Sunny Bank Gallery, Farsley



Colour at t'Mill Art Exhibition - 7-27th September 2013

An exhibition by Richard Snowden, Kim Coley, Chris Moss, Eric Moss, Mel Davies. Five Yorkshire Artists bring their unique and eclectic practices to the historic Sunny Bank Mills Gallery, in a riot of colour,shape and media. See the https://www.facebook.com/ColourAttMill for all the latest news direct from the artists themselves!

//www.facebook.com/ColourAttMill

Venue: Sunny Bank Mills Open Tues-Sun 10-4pm



Farsley Business Forum Meeting - 29/08/2013

Your local Ward Councillors, Andrew Carter and Rod Wood are delighted to invite you to the next meeting of local businesses, to be held on Thursday, 29th August 2013 from 6.30 p.m. to 7.30 p.m at Farsley Community Church, Back Lane, Farsley. On behalf of the ward councillors for Calverley and Farsley Councillor Andrew Carter - andrew.carter@leeds.gov.uk Councillor Rod Wood – rod.wood@leeds.gov.uk

venue: Farsley Community Church

contact: andrew.carter@leeds.gov.uk



Farsley Business Forum Meeting - 17/07/2013

INVITATION TO LOCAL BUSINESSES - Your local Ward Councillors, Andrew Carter, Joe Marjoram and Rod Wood are delighted to invite you to the next meeting of local businesses, to be held on Wednesday, 17th July from 6.30 p.m. to 7.30 pm. On behalf of the three ward councillors for Calverley and Farsley, Councillor Andrew Ca

andrew.carter@leeds.gov.uk

Farsley Community Church, Back Lane, Farsley.



All Stars Childcare Open Days - 04/07/2013

All Stars provide high quality care from 3 months to school age. A passionate and dedicated care team work in all new facilities, learning aids and toys. COME AND SEE FOR YOURSELF ON 4TH JULY 5-7PM AND 5TH JULY 10-3PM

enquiries@allstarschildcare.co.uk

Arc House, 1 Coal Hill Lane, Farsley, LS28 5NA



The Oak Church Quiz and BBQ - 06/07/2013

Bring a team or just join one on the night for a quiz and BBq evening. £1 entry, cash prizes!

www.theoakchurch.co.uk

venue: Farsley AFC from 7pm



Sunny Bank Mills Gallery. 'Mad Made' Exhibition - 05/07/2013

A designer craftsman and fine artist. Andrew produces bold sculptural one off pieces that explore form and manipulate the structure of salvaged and second hand furniture. Combining quirky designs with dry humour, promoting eco awareness, salvaging the quality and integrity of the past and playing with the familiar and domestic. Andrew aims to merge the boundaries of art design and craft to produce iconic pieces.

5th July to 26th July 2103

venue:Sandsgate Building



Splinter Theatre Company Proudly Presents: - Thursday 27th, Friday 28th and Saturday 29th June

The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen's Guild Dramatic Society Murder Mystery A farce Farsley Community Church Hall, Farsley Show Starts at 7.30pm Tickets £5 and £4 for concessions Please call: 0113 2567707 or 0113 2571051 for tickets

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New Art Exhibition at Sunny Bank Mills - 01/06/2013

‘Empty Spaces’ is the latest exhibition at Sunny Bank Mills Gallery, Farsley between Leeds and Bradford. These historic mills ceased worsted wool manufacture in 2008 but have found new life as a centre for commerce and the arts. The show runs from 1 June until the end of the month. Clare Lane uses photography and stitchwork to create stunning contemporary tapestries whilst Jane Foale exploits a variety of techniques inspired by geology and historic mining practices. Both artists have exhibited extensively in the UK and overseas. Open 10-4pm, Tuesday to Sunday

www.sunnybankmills.co.uk

venue Sunny Bank Mills Art Gallery