Lots of events with a Fairtrade feature can be found around the Holme Valley – take a look and join in! If you’d like your event listed here please email our web manager: firstname.lastname@example.org
Holme Valley Fairtrade AGM - Honley High School - Friday 20th April, 1.45pm
All are invited to join the Holme Valley Fairtrade AGM on the following date:
Friday 20th April at 13:45pm
Honley High School
Discover what Holme Valley Fairtrade have been up to over the past 12 months and help make plans for the future! There will be cake!
Please RSVP to Helen Robinson – Chair of Holme Valley Fairtrade - email@example.com
Cheese Fest Friday - Social Progress HQ, Honley - Friday 20th April, 4pm to 6pm
Holme Valley Fairtrade members Social Progress and The Black Cat Bistro would like to invite you to 'Cheese Fest Friday' at Social Progress HQ for cheese, wine and business networking.
Hosted by Social Progress, Cheese Fest Friday is an informal networking event where you can wind-down after the week of work leading into the weekend.
There will be a selection of tasty cheeses, yummy chutneys, biscuits and wine available for attendees to enjoy provided by The Black Cat Bistro.
COST: £10 per person (£6 per person if not having wine)
Please note there will be an additional £3 per extra glass of wine.
BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL!!!
Swap Shop Sew - Holmfirth Civic Hall - Saturday 21st April, 1pm to 4pm
Swap Shop Sew is BACK on Saturday 21st April, with Holme Valley Fairtrade members Upcycle Fashion and fairandfunky!
Put the date in your diary and start putting your swap collection together. An afternoon of upcycling workshops, shopping in the ethical and handmade marketplace, Fairtrade refreshments and swapping your wardrobe!
fairandfunky and Upcycle Fashion are looking for stallholders for the ethical and handmade marketplace at the event. Do you make things from old fabrics? Sell Fairtrade clothing? Create upcycled works of art? Then you could to be part of the event. Stalls cost £10 - please email firstname.lastname@example.org for an application form.
UNDER AFRICAN SKIES - Choppards Mission - Friday 4th May, 7.30pm
Arranged by Fair Trader, meet Bee Gilbert, photographer, film director and founder of Anno's Africa which offers alternative arts education to over 1200 Kenyan children. Find out what CART and Holmfirth High are doing in Malawi. Enjoy a vegetarian home-cooked supper, celebrating the colours and flavours of North and East Africa.
£15 Fair Trader Member
£18 Non member
Tickets available at Fair Trader.
fairandfunky Fairtrade Conference for Schools - Halifax Minster - Friday 18th May
The fairandfunky Fairtrade Conference brings together Primary Schools from across Calderdale to celebrate World Fairtrade Day. The conference will ignite enthusiasm and interest in both pupils and teachers to maintain awareness and understanding of Fairtrade and how it can be taught within busy classrooms.
Interactive workshops involving creative arts, drama, and real life stories, from fairandfunky, Fair Grounds, Fair Connections and Suma Wholefoods will take delegates on a Fairtrade Adventure around the world and discover how to take a break with Fairtrade!
The event will close with certificate presentations from Holly Lynch MP.
For further information and booking details please visit http://www.fairandfunky.com/about-fair-and-funky/fair-and-funky-events/school-events/ or contact email@example.com