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A community centre and development trust providing space, support and resources to our local community in Shipley, West Yorkshire.

Office hours
The centre is open for community use every day and evening, including weekends.
The office is staffed between 9.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Saturday.

Kirkgate Centre
39a Kirkgate

Shipley
West Yorkshire
BD18 3EH
UK
Tel: 01274 580186
Lottery Funded
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Kirkgate Centre Cafe
Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday • 9am – 3pm
Kirkgate Centre Cafe
Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday • 9am – 3pm

Dabble Do & Tinker

Dabble, Do & Tinker

May
27
Fourth Saturday of the month, 10.30–12.30pm. £2 per child

Science + Art = FUN. Nature, science, art and craft skills for all the family.

Our cafe is open
Nicola 07914 495626, Paula 07914 389726
www.sponge-tree.com


The Record Club

The Record Club

May
27
Saturday 27th May
8.00pm.
Donation

Bring tunes that deserve to be heard by others, or just come along to enjoy the music and fine company.
Each month there is a theme which people try to comply with (often dubiously or ironically!) with their choice of records to bring along. There’s always time to play other music as well. A great night.

Our bar is open
www.recordclub.org.uk


Shipley Wayzgoose

Shipley Wayzgoose

June
3
Saturday 3rd June
11am – 5pm
Free entry

A wayzgooze is traditionally an annual knees up for printing staff. Here in Shipley it has become an opportunity for anyone interested in printing to get together. There will be stalls featuring fine press books, artists books, letterpress ephemera, posters, new and used type, secondary hand equipment, book binding, specialist papers, etc..
Our cafe/bar will sprawl through the event providing plenty of opportunity to meet old friends and new.

Our cafe is open
Our bar is open


Repair Cafe

Shipley Repair Café

June
10
Saturday 10th June 2017
10.30am – 12.30pm

Shipley Repair Café is where people can come with their broken things and get help from local volunteers to fix them.

We have a big team of volunteers who may be able to help you fix all sorts of household items including furniture, textiles, electrical items, audio equipment, computers, etc.

Please let the repair café know in advance what you intend to bring along. You can send details via twitter, email or Facebook - click on the links below. Everyone is welcome

Our cafe is open
Kirkgate Centre, 01274 580186


Lego Fun Day

Lego Fun Day

June
17
Saturday 17th June
12.30pm–3.30pm
£2.00 per family

Once a month, the main hall of the Kirkgate Centre is filled with Lego, Kinex, Meccanno for children (and parents) creating all kinds of amazing things.

Our cafe is open
James, 07747 042959


Front Room Disco

Front Room Disco

June
17
Saturday 17th June
8–11.30pm
£4.00

Front Room Disco brings you an eclectic alternative mix of music. Covering indie, alternative, ska, reggae, punk, disco and 80's pop. With Wil Oddsox (Love to Boogie).
Please visit the Front Room Disco Facebook page (link below) for details of tickets.
A bar serves local ales, quality wines and soft drinks.

Our bar is open.


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Prostitutes / Teeth of the Sea / Liberez / UKAEA / Sclist

July
1
Saturday 1st July 2017, 6–10.30pm £18 on the door

Golden Cabinet is a Shipley-based collective organising experimental & electronica gigs. Firmly rooted in a long tradition of DIY culture, it’s widely acclaimed events are an eclectic and mix of music and imagery.

Golden Cabinet ticket sales

Our bar is open
goldencabinet.co.uk


Shipley Alternative

Shipley Alternative Market

July
8
Saturday, 8 July 2017
11.00am to 3.00pm
Free entry

The Shipley Alternative is a popular, occasional marketplace for creative makers, up-cyclers and other imaginative traders from the Shipley area.
For May (the market’s sixth anniversary!) we have a range of stalls by amazing local creative folk.
Click here for more details

Our cafe is open
Kirkgate Centre, 01274 580186