Aspire

Aspire help older people connect with and strengthen their community, by engaging in a host of activities including craft, music, local history and art.  They are a great place to come and make new friends.

Join us at the following venues for tea, cake, and a chat, and some interesting crafting. (For the over 60’s).

Aspire Venues

AM classes are 10am until noon.
PM classes are 1.30pm until 3pm

Monday PM – Almonbury Library, Farfeild Rd Huddersfield, HD5 8TD

Tuesday AM – Chestnut Centre, 2a Chestnut Street, Huddersfield, HD2 1HJ

Wednesday AM – Sandy Mount, Blackmoorfoot Road, Huddersfield, HD4 5QP

Thursday AM – St Johns Church, St Johns Road, Birkby, Huddersfield, HD1 5EA

Thursday AM – Grove URC Church, Oxford Rd, Gomersal, BD19 4JR

Thursday PM – St Johns Church, Jackroyd Lane, Huddersfield, HD4 6JH

Friday AM – Birkby Croft, 9 Crescent Road, Huddersfield,HD2 2UG

Please refer to Aspire workshops for more information on groups, talks, and craft activities: http://www.aspirecreatingcommunities.org.uk or visit there Facebook/Aspire creating communities

Always looking for volunteers, and tutors to do interesting activities. Please contact Susanna  07542771518

Crafty Baggage 2020 Events

7th Jan – Chestnut Centre, Needle Felted Pictures,

13th Jan – Almonbury, Needle Felted Pictures,

16th Jan – St Johns, Birkby, Needle Felted Pictures,

16th Jan – St Johns, Newsome, Needle Felted Pictures,

23rd Jan – Gomersal, Needle Felted Pictures,

14th Feb – Birkby Croft, Needle Felted Pictures,

26th Feb – Sandy Mount, Needle Felted Pictures,

2nd March – Almonbury, wet felted phone / glasses case,

9th March – Almonbury, needle felted embellishments

10th Mar – Chestnut Centre, felted flowers

Due to the current Covid 19 outbreak please check with us before attending, as the workshops are currently cancelled until Government advise that its safe to proceed again.

19th Mar – St Johns, Birkby, felted flowers – cancelled Covid 19

19th Mar – St Johns, Newsome, felted flowers – cancelled Covid 19

26th Mar – Gomersal, wet felted bowls cancelled Covid 19

30th April – Gomersal, needle felted fairies – cancelled Covid 19

14th May – Birkby St Johns, felted sheep

14th May – St Johns, Newsome, wet felted bowls

Crafty Baggage 2019 Events

9th Jan – Sandy Mount, wet felted glasses / phone case Pt 1

16th Jan – Sandy Mount, completing glasses / phone case Pt 2

1st Feb – Birkby Croft, wet felted glasses / phone case Pt 1

5th Feb – Chestnut Centre, completing glasses / phone case Pt 2

7th Feb – St Johns, wet felted glasses / phone case Pt 1

15th Feb – Birkby Croft, completing glasses / phone case Pt 2

19th Feb – Chestnut Centre,

13th Mar – Sandy Mount, wet felted bowls

21st Mar – St Johns, completing glasses / phone case Pt 2

1st May  – Sandy Mount, card & felt bookmarks

8th May – Sandy Mount, felted bugs 

15th May – Sandy Mount, Upcycled Elephants

24th May – Birkby Croft, wet felted bowls

6th Jun – St Johns, felted bugs

18th Jun – Chestnut Centre, wet felting hobby Jars, & flowers Pt 1

25th Jun – Chestnut Centre, completing hobby Jars, & flowers Pt 2

5th Jul – Birkby Croft, Upcycled Elephants

11th Jul – St Johns, wet felting hobby Jars, & flowers Pt 1

15th Aug – St Johns, completing hobby Jars, & flowers Pt 2

4th Sep – Sandy Mount, Upcycled Fairy castle

27th Sep – Birkby Croft, felted bugs

3rd Oct – St Johns, wet felted bowls

11th Dec – Sandy Mount, Felted Fairies

13th Dec – Birkby Croft, Felted Fairies