Calendar of Community Events

All community groups and 'not for profit' organisations throughout the Parish are welcome to submit information regarding their forthcoming events, and we will be pleased to include them on the list below free of charge.  Please allow 7 days before the event, if possible.  We will also display any information notices. However, we cannot display notices of a commercial or political nature.

Please see our Regular Events webpage for details of community groups' regular meetings across the Parish.

Blood Donation Sessions:

Blood donations are always needed to help accident victims and also those affected by long-term terminal disorders.  There are lots of opportunities to give blood at a variety of venues across the area.  Details of specific sessions will be uploaded here as we become aware of them.  For more information or to book an appointment please visit: or Tel: 0300 123 123

Kirkheaton Community Gala is looking for 'Summer Fair type' stalls for its Gala on 1 July. For full details please see the Kirkheaton Scouts & Guides website:

Shelley Community Association Annual Review : 23 April at 7.30 pm at Shelley Village Hall

Shelley Community Lunch : Wortley Arms on 26 April at 1pm

Talk by Diane Allen on 26 April at 10.30am at Kirkburton Library

Friends of Kirkburton Library - Meeting on 15 May at 7pm at Kirkburton Library. Everyone welcome.

Kirkheaton Arts Festival 26 - 28 May at St John's Church

This popular event is returning. It is free to enter, community event is a great way to showcase your hobby, job or skill. It is free to register and display your work. Local artists are strongly encouraged to join in and let the local community enjoy your work. Further details including registration forms can be obtained from Claire in the Parish Office. Tel: 01484 531449.