What's On This Week
Details of events that we are aware of in the village that are taking place in the next 7/14 days.
Free Beech, Birch, Hawthorn, Oak (plants/whips) available
If you would like some of these plants to grow a hedge. or fill a space in the garden, please let us know.
Email [email protected] with the plants that you prefer, your address and contact details and we will arrange to have the plants delivered to your address.
Calverley Kindness Map
We have input the number of volunteers on each street who are willing and able to offer support to those in need across the village.
Details of the kindness map are available on our Facebook page.
With the ongoing situation, many events have been cancelled until further notice. However, we have listed below some of the things that may be of use.
Here is a link to the "viral kindness" postcard if anyone would like to use it
Calverley Millennium Way Walk
Walk can be downloaded here http://west-leeds-country-park-and-green-gateways.webplus.net/CMW%20Complete%20A4.pdf
Creative Calverley Diary Dates 2021
Throughout the year Creative Calverley host many different events. Details of events will be listed here.
Some of the annual established events are listed below. Further new events will be posted during the year.
RSPB Garden Birdwatch, January 2021
Watch birds from the comfort of your own home, or enjoy a stroll outdoors.
The swifts will be back with us soon. Any help that we can give by putting up a nest box is much appreciated.
Throughout 2021 we will be holding a series of events in the village to increase nesting sites and knowledge about these magnificent birds.
Events will include:
Nest box building
Information sessions about swifts
Free seeds to be distributed to help bring insects to your garden.
The Happiness Project, Dates to be confirmed March 2021
Week long initiative to encourage people to be happier, share time, activities, fun and possibly challenge people to try new experiences-activities.
To make at least one person (hopefully more people) happier during the focus week.
Calverley Sunflower Challenge (usually run 1 April to 12 August)
Calverley Big Lunch, 5/6 June 2021 (various locations around the village)
Communal picnic, bring and share, street party, garden party.
Heritage Open Days in the village, possibly September 2021 (various locations around the village)
The national Heritage Open Day site is available here
Calverley Old Hall
Calverley Methodist Chapel
Calverley St Wilfrid's
Various activities and events around the village over the weekend.
Further details will be released/available nearer the time
Scareycrows, October half term week
In 2012 we were the first village in the UK to have Halloween themed scarecrows.
Themes are: Songs, Creative, Traditional and Halloween.
Advent Windows,, 1 until 24 December 2020
Theme is "Christmas".
Decorate a window based on the general theme of Christmas and your choice using paint, Christmas decorations, sculpture (anything you like).
A new window is lit each evening. The windows will form a seasonal trail around the village.
Calverley Community Cinema
Dates to be confirmed.
Calverley Board Meeting (no action at the moment)
Board games (Dates on a Saturday/Sunday to be confirmed).
Communitea (no action at the moment)
Communal tea (dates on a Sunday to be confirmed).
Dates for the Diary