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Free Energy Switch Session from Rural Action Yorkshire and NYCC Libraries
North Yorkshire County Council Libraries and Rural Action Yorkshire have teamed up to offer residents of Knaresborough FREE energy switch sessions.

Rural Action Yorkshire are offering free one to one energy switch sessions to anyone who wants to learn about the myths and facts on energy efficiency, go through the switching process using online websites on the library’s public computers, and make sure they are on the right tariff for them.

The session is at:

Knaresborough Library - Wednesday 27th May 2015, 10am-1pm
Telephone: 0845 300 5112
Email: knaresborough.library@northyorks.gov.uk

A one to one session can be booked in advance at the library either in person, by telephone or email. Anyone who has booked a session should bring their most recent energy bills with them to make the switching process easier.

On: 10AM Wed 27th May 2015
Address: Knaresborough Library, 40 Market Place, Knaresborough, HG5 8AG
Get Set for Volunteering FREE short course
Would you like to get involved in volunteering but don’t know where to start?

Perhaps your confidence has taken a knock or you feel you need a little support to get up and running?
Harrogate and Ripon’s Volunteer Centre is running a FREE short course to help you get started.

Who is it for? Anyone interested in volunteering but would to know more about what’s involved and the types of roles in the area.

What does it cover? This short six week course helps you to identify your skills, experience, and interests and explores what volunteering opportunities are available locally based on your needs. We take you through the basics on how to apply, training and support and you get to ask questions and find out more before deciding whether you wish to volunteer.

When is it? Our small, friendly group will meet once a week between 1.00-3.00pm from 23rd April to 4th June at Harrogate Community House (there will be a 1 week break for May half term holiday).
How do I book my FREE place? Either phone Carol Gaiger in the Volunteer Centre on 01423 509004 or email her at volunteer@harcvs.org.uk. You can also book online at http://get-set-volunteer-april2015.eventbrite.com/?aff=stray

On: 1.00 Thu 23rd Apr 2015
Until: 3.00 Thu 4th Jun 2015
Address: Community House, 46-50 East Parade, Harrogate, HG1 5RR
Website: http://get-set-volunteer-april2015.eventbrite.com/?aff=stray
In Graphic Detail
A journey through prints and drawings in the Harrogate Fine Art Collection.
The work on show is striking in its diversity, including a large scale expressionist colour print by John Hoyland, ink drawings by Victoria Brookland, watercolour views of Nidderdale by David Rose, architectural drawings of the Harrogate that never was and Bernard Evans’ richly coloured studies of Yorkshire abbeys. It’s also an opportunity to view recent additions, including watercolour studies and a new painting by London based artist Sarah Pickstone, winner of the 2012 John Moores painting prize, acquired with the support of the Contemporary Art Society.

The prints and drawings project is part of Harrogate: Access All Areas, a collections research project funded through the Renaissance Strategic support fund, Arts Council England.

Admission: Free / Families and Children Welcome.

OPENING: Tues – Sat 10.00am to 5.00pm, Sun 2.00pm to 5.00pm. Closed Mondays except Bank Holiday Mondays.

On: 10.00am Tue 10th Feb 2015
Until: 5.00pm Sun 21st Jun 2015
Address: Mercer Art Gallery, Swan Road, Harrogate, HG1 2SA
Website: http://www.harrogate.gov.uk/mercerartgallery
Sarah Pickstone: The Rehearsal
New paintings by London artist, Sarah Pickstone, inspired by a drawing in the Harrogate Art and Museums collection, Dame Laura Knight’s Ready for Rehearsal, explore themes of performance, dance and artifice as a metaphor for painting and plays with the feminine image of ballet.

Opening Times: Tues – Sat 10.00am to 5.00pm, Sun 2.00pm to 5.00pm.
Closed Mondays except Bank Holiday Mondays.

Free Entry

On: 10am Sat 18th Apr 2015
Until: 5pm Sun 5th Jul 2015
Address: The Mercer Art Gallery, Swan Road, Harrogate, HG1 2SA
Website: http://www.harrogate.gov.uk/mercerartgallery
Say it with Sunflowers
Dedicating a sunflower this summer is a way to celebrate and remember the life of someone special – whilst making a difference to others.

When you make your dedication, your special someone will have their own sunflower plaque displayed in the beautiful gardens of Saint Michael’s Hospice this summer.

You’ll be invited to come and see our bright sea of sunflowers, including your own special dedication, at an open garden event on Sunday July 19, 10am – 12pm. During this time you, family and friends can enjoy a coffee and cake together with volunteers and staff from Saint Michael's and Just 'B'.

To take part simply return your dedication form which is available on the website, by e mail or by telephone and return to Saint Michael's with your donation, by Friday July 10.

Your sunflower will remain in the hospice grounds until the end of August.
Tel: 01423 878192
Email: events@saintmichaelshopsice.org

Until: 1700 Fri 31st Jul 2015
Address: Hornbeam Park Avenue, Harrogate HG2 8QL
Website: http://www.saintmichaelshospice.org/fundraising/events/say-it-with-sunflowers
Pilates Classes
Morning Pilates classes in four different locations:

Monday 9.30am - Bilton Community Centre, 48 Bilton Lane HG1 3DU

Tuesday 10.00am - Squash and Fitness Centre, Hookstone Wood Road HG2 8PN

Thursday 10.30am - B-Phys"ical at Grove Park Terrace HG1 4BT

Friday 9.30 - Jennyfield Community Centre, Grandly Drive HG3 2XU

Pilates is an exercise system that focuses on stretching and strengthening the whole body to improve balance, muscle-strength, flexibility and posture.

It is suitable for all ages and fitness levels. Each session last an hour and it's £6.

Please contact me if you have any further questions.

To book your class call 07818880506 or email pilates.harrogate@gmail.com

On: Mornings Tue 6th Jan 2015
Until: Tue 22nd Dec 2015
Address: Monday 9.30am - Bilton Community Centre, 48 Bilton Lane HG1 3DU, Tuesday 10.00am - Squash and Fitness Centre, Hookstone Wood Road HG2 8PN, Thursday 10.30am - B-Phys"ical at Grove Park Terrace HG1 4BT, Friday 9.30 - Jennyfield Community Centre, Grandly Drive HG3 2XU
Contact name: Alicja
Phone number: 07818880506
Contact email: email
Website: http://www.pilates-style.co.uk
Walk 1000 Miles in 2015
Harrogate Web Designer, Kevin Moran is Walking 1,000 Miles in 2015 to raise sponsorship for Parkinson's UK. https://www.facebook.com/1000milesin2015 - https://www.justgiving.com/Walk1000miles/

On: 9.00 Fri 9th Jan 2015
Until: 23:59 Thu 31st Dec 2015
Address: Harrogate and throughout Yorkshire
Contact name: Kevin Moran
Phone number: 07446 849 133
Contact email: email
Website: http://www.kmoran.co.uk/walk1000
PROSPER (Harrogate and District Prostate Cancer Support Group) May meeting
PROSPER (Harrogate and District Prostate Cancer Support Group) are pleased to welcome to their May meeting Professor Norman Maitland, Professor of Molecular Biology and Director of the Yorkshire Cancer Research Unit at the Department of Biology, University of York. He will tell us about new developments in Prostate Cancer Research.

On: 6.45 pm Thu 28th May 2015
Address: Christ Church Hall, Harrogate, HG2 4SW
Contact name: Alex Harrison
Phone number: 01423 885641
Contact email: email
Website: http:// https://sites.google.com/site/prosperharrogate
Skipton Beer Festival 2015
Approximately 70 different British real ales for you to try at this year's Skipton Beer Festival!

There will also be bottled foreign beers, food, souvenir merchandise, ciders & perries, English wines and prize draws!

It's just a short walk from Skipton Railway Station.

On: 3PM Thu 28th May 2015
Address: Ermysted's Grammar School, Gargrave Road, Skipton, BD23 1PL
Accused of the wilful murder of his terminally ill wife, Sir David Metcalfe finds himself locked in legal combat with his old rival, Anthony Blair-Booth QC. After a tense and gripping courtroom scene, Act I ends just as we are about to hear the jury’s verdict. Act II takes us back in time to the fateful night of Lady Metcalfe’s death and ends with a surprising twist.
Directed by Frank Moorby this gripping tale has everything needed to make truly compelling theatre.

On: 7.45 PM Thu 28th May 2015
Until: 10.15 PM Sat 30th May 2015
Website: http://www.hds-online.co.uk
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