Things To Do Around Shipley During April 2019

With the local councils having their Easter school holidays at different times, we’ve ended up with and entire month full of holiday activities. Win win! Here’s the round-up of things to do around Shipley during April 2019.

Recurring events are listed at the bottom of the post.

(F) = Free activity/Free entry

*Please click on the links for further information, and do check that events are running before you set off.*

things to do around shipley during april 2019

Monday 1st – Friday 5th April 2019

Tuesday 2 | Tots at Salt Pots: Peter Rabbit – 10am-11am – Salt Pots, Saltaire
Tuesday 2 | Warrior Crafts & Object Handling (F) – 10am-12pm/1pm-3pm – Leeds City Museum, Leeds
Thursday 4 | Sensory Room for families with Additional Needs (F) – 10:30am-12pm – Leeds City Museum, Leeds
Friday 5 | Story Bees: The Odd Egg – 10am-11am – Kirkgate Centre, Shipley
Friday 5 | Playground (F) – 10am-12pm – Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds

Saturday 6th & Sunday 7th April 2019

Saturday 6 | St John’s Nearly New Sale (F) – 10am-12pm – St John’s Church, Ben Rhydding
Saturday 6 | Easter Family Fun Day – 10am-1pm – Kirklands Community Centre, Ilkley
Saturday 6 | Airedale Maternity Open Day (F) – 10am-4pm – Airedale Hospital, Keighley
Saturday 6 | Family Art Workshop (F) – 11am-3pm – The Tetley, Leeds
Sunday 7 | The Donkey Sanctuary Spring Fayre (F) – 10am-3pm – The Donkey Sanctuary, Leeds
Sunday 7 | Sundowner Lantern Workshop (F) – 1pm-4pm – United Reformed Church, Saltaire
Sunday 7 | Family Yoga: Bear Hunt – 3pm-4pm – Holding Space, Saltaire

Monday 8th – Friday 12th April 2019

Tuesday 9 | Warriors Sensory Storytime (F) – 10:30am/11:30am/1pm/2pm – Leeds City Museum, Leeds
Wednesday 10 | Tots at Salt Pots: Guess How Much I Love You – 10am-11am – Salt Pots, Saltaire
Friday 12 | CGI Fridays: Despicable Me/Moana (F) – 11am/1pm – Belgrave Music Hall, Leeds

Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th April 2019

Saturday 13 | Day Of Dance – 10:30am-6pm – Victoria Hall, Saltaire
Saturday 13 | Lego Fun Day – 12:30pm-3pm – Kirkgate Centre, Shipley
Sunday 14 | Easter Egg Trail – 10:30am-3:30pm – Oakworth Village Hall, Oakworth
Sunday 14 | Choc-lot of Fun (F) – 11am-2pm – Booths, Ilkley
Sunday 14 | Easter Fun Day (F) – 2pm-4pm – Crossflats Primary School, Bingley

Monday 15th – Friday 19th April 2019

Monday 15 | Tots at Salt Pots: Paperdolls – 10am-11am – Salt Pots, Saltaire
Monday 15 | Let’s Get Crafty (F) – 10am-3pm – Baildon Library, Baildon
Tuesday 16 | Baking Workshop – 10am-12pm – Magic Garden Play Cafe, Haworth
Wednesday 17 | Wild Wednesday: Easter Bunny Cards – 11am-4pm – Bronte Parsonage Museum, Haworth
Thursday 18 | Family Drop-In: Sports Activities (F) – 11am-3pm – Cartwright Hall, Lister Park
Friday 19 | Messy Cathedral (F) – 10:30am-12pm – Bradford Cathedral, Bradford
Friday 19 | CGI Fridays: Inside Out/The Secret Life of Pets (F) – 11am/1pm – Belgrave Music Hall, Leeds

Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st April 2019

Saturday 20 | Easter Eggstravaganza – 10:30am-3pm – Meanwood Valley Urban Farm, Leeds
Saturday 20 | Family Art Workshop (F) – 11am-3pm – The Tetley, Leeds
Saturday 20 | Easter Bunny at Northcliffe – 12:30pm-3pm – Northcliffe Miniature Railway, Northcliffe Woods
Saturday 20 | Calverley Woods Easter Egg Hunt (F) – 2pm-3:30pm – Calverley Woods, Calverley
Saturday 20 | Edible Easter (F) – 2pm-4pm – St Peter’s Church, Saltaire
Saturday 20 | Sundowner (F) – 5pm-9:30pm – Roberts Park, Saltaire
Sunday 21 | Eggs and Tales – 9:30am-3:30pm – Kirkstall Abbey, Leeds
Sunday 21 | Easter Bunny Hunt – 12pm-3pm – Salts Sports, Saltaire

Monday 22nd – Friday 26th April 2019

Monday 22 | Concerteenies – 10:30am-11:15am/11:45am-12:30pm – The Tetley, Leeds
Tuesday 23 | Saltaire Rocks Character Rock Hunt (F) – 10am-12pm – Roberts Park, Saltaire
Wednesday 24 | Rainbow Bears (F) – 10am-12:30pm – Leeds City Museum, Leeds
Wednesday 24 | Create Your Own Movie Sound Effects (F) – 11am-12pm/2pm-3pm – City Library, Bradford
Wednesday 24 | Wild Wednesday: Paper Easter Eggs – 11am-4pm – Bronte Parsonage Museum, Haworth
Thursday 25 | Edible Art: Unicorn Horns (F) – 10:30am-12pm – Leeds City Museum, Leeds

Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th April 2019

Saturday 27 | Dabble, Do & Tinker: Rainbows & Prisms – 10:30am-12:30pm – Kirkgate Centre, Shipley
Saturday 27 | Table Tots Sale – 1pm-2:30pm – Titus Salt School, Saltaire
Sunday 28 | Bus Museum Open Day (F) – 10am-5pm – Keighley Bus Museum, Keighley

Monday 29th – Tuesday 30th April 2019

Monday 29 | Hey Mama Messy Monday – 10:30am – Kirkgate Centre, Shipley

Recurring Events

1 – 22 April | Warriors and Weapons Trail (F) – 10am/11am-5pm – Leeds City Museum, Leeds
1 – 26 April | Junior CSI – 11am-3pm – Thackley Medical Museum, Leeds
1 – 28 April | Eggs-plore – 10am-6pm – Tropical World, Leeds
1 – 28 April | Easter Adventure – 10am-6pm – Stockeld Park, Wetherby
1 – 29 April | The Rhyming Rabbit Easter Hop About – 10am-4pm – RHS Harlow Carr, Harrogate
3 – 5 April | Warriors and Weapons Crafts (F) – 10am-12pm/1pm-3pm – Leeds City Museum, Leeds
6 – 7 April | War of the Roses Weekend (F) – 10am-5pm – Royal Armouries, Leeds
6 – 28 April | Easter Trail – 9am-7pm – Bolton Abbey, Skipton
8 – 22 April | Leeds Young Film Festival – Leeds
10 – 12 April | Warriors and Weapons Crafts (F) – 10am-12pm/1pm-3pm – Leeds City Museum, Leeds
13 – 14 April | A Day of Knights – 12pm-4pm – Royal Armouries, Leeds
13 – 14 April | Tournament Training – 12pm-4pm – Royal Armouries, Leeds
13 – 28 April | Easter Egg Hunt – Keighley & Worth Valley Railway, Keighley
13 – 28 April | Easter Egg Trail (F) – Prince of Wales Park, Eldwick
13 – 28 April | Great Easter Egg Hunt – 10:30am-5pm – Studfold Adventure Trail, Pateley Bridge
13 – 28 April | Schools Out for Spring – 10:30am-4:30pm – East Riddlesden Hall, Keighley
19 – 22 April | Easter Egg Hunt – 9:30am-4:30pm – East Riddlesden Hall, Keighley
19 – 22 April | International Jousting Tournament – 12pm-4pm – Royal Armouries, Leeds
20 – 22 April | Easter at Shipley Glen Tramway – 12pm-4:30pm – Shipley Glen Tramway

Exhibitions

1 February – 6 May | Leonardo Da Vinci: A Life In Drawings (F) – Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds
8 February – 16 June | Michael Morpurgo: A Lifetime in Stories (F) – Leeds City Museum, Leeds

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