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.  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.


Shelley Gardening Group : Shelley Emmanuel Church : 26 September at 7.30 pm
Topical talk and demonstration. Entrance £2. All welcome. Further details from Carol on 01484 606870.

Take a Guided Tour of Kirkheaton without leaving your seat! This time John Taylor will take you on a History Walk from Laithe End to Lepton Mill : 27 September at 7.30 pm at Kirkheaton Community Centre. Entry £2.50 inc refreshments

Fashion Show : Shelley Parish Church : 3 October at 7.30 pm
The original Chainreaxtion are hosting a fundraising show. Tickets £5 including a small glass of wine / soft drink and nibbles. For futher details and tickets please contact Barbara on 01484 608569.

Kirkheaton Community Ceilidh with Yetton Together : Kirkheaton Parish Church : 29 September at 7.30 pm
This promises to be a great evening of music and dance. Tickets: Adults £7; Children £3, includes soft drinks and SOP supper (veggie option available). Feel free to bring your own drinks. Tickets available from the Parish Office, Tel: 01484 531449.

Macmillan World's Biggest Coffee Morning comes to Rowley Hill Club, Lepton : 29 September 10.30 am - 12.30 pm


Harvest Festival at the Sun Inn, Lepton : 29 September at 7.30 pm Donations requested: Harvest Products, Good Quality Toys and Second Hand Goods to be auctioned. It promises to be a fun night with the Harvest Auction and the Win a Barrel of Beer raffle. Please leave goods at the Sun Inn. All proceeds will be donated to Lepton Scouts, who are supporting 2 Explorer Scouts to fund their trip to the World Scout Jamboree.

Shelley Museum : Shelley Methodist Church : 6 October from 10am to 1pm
Visit the museum and find out more about the history of the village. For more details please contact Carol on 01484 603836.

Harvest Service and Supper : 6 October at 6.30 pm at St Thomas' Church in Thurstonland £5 for the supper. Gifts of dried products are welcome to be given to the Welcome Centre and CART. Full details and tickets from Janet on 01484 663123.

The Eve of Peace with Gledholt Male Voice Choir. A Concert of Remembrance : 10 November at 7pm (doors open at 6.30pm) at Kirkheaton Parish Church
Tickets £7, available from the Parish Office Tel: 01484 531449 and choir members. Any profits after costs, will be donated to charity.