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Restart & Refresh with Calderdale College's Refreshers’ Week

17th December 2013 <b>Restart</b> & Refresh with Calderdale College's Refreshers’ Week

This coming January Calderdale College will be on hand to help you stick to all those tricky New Year resolutions, as well as helping you to immerse yourself with all that College has to offer, so next January why not come and get involved with Refreshers’ week.

The main focus will be on student health and wellbeing, helping students to get stuck into the New Year. Throughout the week there will be plenty going on that you can get involved with such as health screening sessions for all, as well as a variety of gym challenges with plenty of prizes up for grabs. Students will also be able to find dance mats in the 1 centre where they are welcome to compete in a dance off.

Beauty students from the Full Works Salon will also be carrying out New Year, New Image mini makeovers in the College’s main reception to help you indulge; so why don’t yourself treat yourself to a new makeover or simply refresh and replenish an old look?

Refreshers’ Fair will be taking place on 8th January from 10am-1pm in Inspire Centre. Students can participate in a range of activities from judo and climbing to short tennis and trampolining as well as browse a diverse range of stalls such as; Jack Wills, Lifeline, PCT Sexual Health, Brunswick, The Vue Cinema, Frankie & Benny’s, Calderdale credit union, SOBS project, PCT Sexual Health, Northern Rail community ambassador, The Brunswick centre.

In addition to the Refreshers’ Week activities, the gym will be on hand to help you get into shape, ready for the year ahead with free guest passes from the 6th-17th January. Throughout the week you will be able to book your free induction to the gym if you head to the Inspire Centre main reception and receive free advice from our trained staff who can also help you devise your very own fitness program. Students and staff are also invited to join the gym; £20.00 a year for students and £10.00 a month for staff membership.

The gym will also be playing host to a one week only daily smoothie stand that will be offering an array of different flavours. There will also be plenty of freebies throughout the week such as free toast and fruit available for students and a free hot drink for evening students.

The College will also be distributing free hoodies to full time students (12 hours or more) at the College between 9:00am - 5:00pm on 8th – 9th January.

So avoid the Christmas blues and throw yourself back in to College life this coming January with Calderdale Colleges Refreshers’ Week.

Refreshers’ Week Schedule

  • Refreshers' Fair will be taking place on the 8th of January in the Inspire centre atrium 10:00am-1:00pm.
  • New Year New Image mini makeovers will be taking place on the 6th and 7th January 12:00am-1:30pm.
  • Health Screening Sessions will be taking place on the 10th and 17th January.
  • Dance off on the dance mats running every day from the 6th - 10th January 12:00noon - 1:30pm.
  • Smoothie Station running every day from the 6th - 10th January 12:00noon - 1:00pm.

Written by

Billie-Jo Cochrane, Marketing Intern

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