Community Hub Events

We host a variety of events here at the community hub.  Keep coming back to this page to find out what we have coming up.  All events are free to attend.  Booking is sometimes required, please check each listing for details.

Weekly Events

Childrens Story Time

A free reading session for little ones is held in the library every Wednesday, hosted by one of our lovely volunteers, with fun, colourful floor cushions for children to sit and listen on. 

Pop into the library at 10.30 am with your child/children to join the fun for this half hour session.

Other Events Coming Soon

Pop-up Travel Agent

Colette Coleman will be here to provide advice and help to residents wanting to book domestic and overseas travel on the following Saturdays from 10am to 1 pm. Go to Colette’s website to find out more about her services, http://www.colettecoleman.com

Please come back soon to find out when Colette’s sessions are next on.

MP Surgery

Come in to ask questions about any concerns or issues you may have.  Julian Smith MP will be here to answer them.

Friday 20 December, 1.30-2.30 pm

MIND Drop-in Session

MIND, the mental health charity, will be here on the following date at a free drop-in session to help you make the right choices about treatment and to understand your rights and reach out to sources of support.  Find out more about MIND here https://www.mind.org.uk

Tuesday 15 October, 11am-1pm

Carers’ Resource Craft Session

Craft sessions organised by Carers’ Resource for carers in the Nidderdale area.  Contact Carol Lancaster on 01423 500555 for more information, or email at clancaster@carersresource.org.

Wednesday 20 November, 2pm-3.30pm

Wednesday 18 December, 2pm-3.30pm

Lego Club for Young People

During term time, our Lego Club runs from 3.45pm-4.30pm and is for young people aged between 5-14 years old.  This is a self-guided activity with support from adults, all of whom are DBS-checked.  Children under 8 years old need to have a parent or carer with them.  All Lego is provided, so come along and have some fun building with Lego and meeting other young people who are mad about Lego!

Every Wednesday during school term time, 3.45pm-4.30pm

Nidderdale Plus Open Day and Film Premiere of the Intergenerational Digital Film Project

Come to Nidderdale Plus from 10.30am – 1 pm on Saturday 16th November when you can find out more about the services we offer here at Nidderdale Plus, and attend the first screening of the Intergenerational Digital Film Project!  See the films for the first time, as created by residents across the generations, which celebrate life in Nidderdale in a variety of creative digital formats, involving cutting edge animation.  Not to be missed!

Saturday 16 November, 10.30am-1pm

Children and Families Support Sessions

For expectant families and those with children from birth to 19 years old–do you need advice and support?  Come and talk to a friendly Children and Families Support Worker.  Appointments take place on:

23 October, 1-3 pm

TO BOOK AN APPOINTMENT CALL RIPON CHILDREN & FAMILIES SERVICE ON 01609 532608