Events in January

Thu 18th January

Magic Taster Session
7pm - 9pm
University Park, Portland C20
Come along to our Magic Taster Session, where the society will teach you some basic magic before you decide whether to join!!

Fri 19th January

Vet Ball 2018
6pm - 2am
Athena, Leicester
**THE highlight of the social calender is here!** VET BALL 2018 The black tie event, complete with live music, a sparkling reception and a three course meal has many more discoveries for you to make, as we welcome you into AMAZONIA.
Welcome Back Fiesta
6pm - 11:59pm
The Studio, Portland building
Join the Mexican society for a fun night at the University and a great night out in town!

Sat 27th January

Quidditch Try-it Session
1pm - 5pm
University Park
Looking for something unique to try? Made a New Year's resolution to get fit? Or just want to have a bit of fun? Then this is the Try-it session for you!
UoN Filipino Society's Welcome Social 2018
7pm - 11pm
The Studio, Portland Building
We're back for 2018!!! Come along and join us for a Saturday evening full of food, fun and games!

Sun 28th January

Hathersage Sunday Walk
9am - 5:30pm
Hathersage, Peak District
Join us for our first walk of the new year! Whether you're an old timer or newcomer this will be the perfect chance to refresh outside after exams and explore Hathersage, Stanage Edge and the home of Robin Hood's cave.
IMS Football Tournament
10:30am - 4pm
DRSV 3G pitches
Got yourself a 7 a side team? Fancy being in with a chance of winning some amazing prizes and a fresh trophy?
Quidditch Try-it Session
1pm - 5pm
University Park
Looking for something unique to try? Made a New Year's resolution to get fit? Or just want to have a bit of fun? Then this is the Try-it session for you!

Mon 29th January

Ikea Trip
1pm - 3pm
East Drive
The Ikea trip is back, giving you a second chance to get your hands on your essentials and much needed furniture.
International Meet and Greet
2pm - 4pm
Studio
Nottingham is a Global university, take some time out of your day to connect with the international community over some food and drink.
SB Badminton Taster Session
5pm - 7pm
Sutton Bonington
Free taster session to try out playing Badminton with SB Badminton Club!
Savoy Cinema
6pm - 8:20pm
Savoy Cinema
The Greatest Showman screening at Savoy Cinemas in Lenton. Get the 34 bus from East Drive and get off at Savoy Cinema.
Inter-hall University Challenge
7pm - 10pm
Come and watch your cluster’s team battle with other halls to win the University of Nottingham’s first inter-hall University Challenge!
Postgraduate Bowling
8pm - 10pm
MFA Bowl - Belward Street, Nottingham, NG1 1JZ
Free Bowling for post-graduates?

Tue 30th January

What Do You Meme?: A Political Debate
noon - 1pm
Studio Live
Did a field of wheat really lose an election for the Conservatives? Can the way you eat a bacon sandwich make you look incompetent? And more importantly, what is the effect of the internet on our political landscape?
NUDance Try-it Week
5pm - 9pm
University Park
Come join NUDance for our Refreshers Try-it Week!
Open Mic Night
5pm - 10pm
Portland Coffee Co
Come down to Portland Coffee Co. and watch acoustic performances from 5pm onwards!
Climbing Taster Session
7pm - 10pm
Sutton Bonington
Come along to the SB climbing wall to have a go at bouldering for FREE!
Cocktail Masterclass
9pm - 11pm
Revolution Cornerhouse
The much loved Cocktail Masterclass is back!

Wed 31st January

Engage Track Cycling 2018
noon - 2pm
Derby Velodrome
It's been hyped all term but now, back again and all new for 2018 is UoN Cycling's Track Engage! Fancy yourself as the next Laura Trott or Chris Hoy? Enjoy cycling but hate the cold UK weather? No matter the reason, come along and give Track a go!
Post-Exam Spa Trip with Yoga Soc! 25 Minute
1pm - 7pm
Clifford Day Spa
What would be a better way to celebrate the end of exams than to go to the spa for half a day at a discounted rate to relax and pamper ourselves?!
Post-Exam Spa Trip with Yoga Soc! 50 Minute
1pm - 7pm
What would be a better way to celebrate the end of exams than to go to the spa for half a day at a discounted rate to relax and pamper ourselves?
Societies (4 hour) First Aid Course
1pm - 5pm
Studio LIve, Portland Building, University Park
Societies (4 hour) First Aid Course
Thai Boxing Taster Session
2pm - 4pm
University Park
We are hosting taster sessions for anyone who’d like to try Thai Boxing on January 31st at the David Ross Sports Village in the Dojo.
Ice Skating
3pm - 5pm
Nottingham City
Join one of our skating sessions and improve your skills or have fun with friends.
Try Debating
3pm - 6pm
University Park
Come along to find out more about debating.
LBSS Taster Session
6pm - 8pm
University Park
Fancy a FREE boogie? The University of Nottingham Latin, Ballroom and Salsa Society is hosting its Refreshers taster session! Come along to see what our casual classes are like, what our teams do and why you should become a part of LBSS!
Fabric Painting - Try-it!
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Sutton Bonington Campus, B07 Barn
Join SB Art Soc for our fabric painting Try-it session! The start of term is a great time to pick up a new hobby, so why not drop in and find out what Art Soc gets up to each week? All students are welcome to come along and get stuck in.
Plastic Surgery Talk
6:30pm - 8pm
University of Nottingham Medical School
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Society are pleased to announce an evening of talks from Miss Anna Raurell LMS, FRCS (Ed), FRCS (Plast) and her trainee Lucie Wright.
JoSoc strikes out of exams!
7pm - 8:15pm
MFA Bowl Nottingham - NG1 1JZ
After we're all done with exams, get ready to bowl ... at our first of many events of the Semester!
Ultimate Frisbee Training
8pm - 10pm
Sutton Bonington
Try something new in a fun and laid back environment. This is a sport not many people have done before so it's a great one to try!

Thu 1st February

Bharatanatyam Taster Session
6:30pm - 9pm
University Park
Interested in Indian Classical Dance? Not sure what it is? Come along to the Bharatanatyam and Kathak Society's first class of the new year and have a go!
PhDs: In Their Own Words
6:30pm - 9pm
A09 ESLC
Are you considering a PhD when you finish your degree? Already applied? Never even thought about it? Come and find out more about what it's REALLY like to do a PhD, straight from the horse's mouth!
Free Lindy Hop Taster Class
6:40pm - 7:40pm
University Park
Want to learn Lindy Hop? At our free taster class you'll see what it's all about and learn the basic steps.
Biochem and Neuro Boat Party!
7pm - 11:59pm
**Biochem and NeuroSoc boat party!!**
Knit and Knatter
7pm - 9pm
University Park
Come to knit and knatter for some relaxed knitting and crochet fun! Whether you're a beginner or a knitting genius, everyone is welcome.
One-shot Evening
7pm - 10pm
University Park
Have you ever want to try out tabletop games such as Dungeons and Dragons? Here at RPGsoc we want everyone to be able to experience playing new games with new people, so come along to E126 at 7pm on February 1.
Sutton Bonington Climbing Taster Session
7pm - 10pm
Sutton Bonington
Come along to the SB climbing wall to have a go at Bouldering for FREE!
Musicality Try-it Session
7:40pm - 9:50pm
University Park
Musicality: The University of Nottingham Musical Theatre Society Try-it Session!
Free Solo Jazz Taster Class
8pm - 9pm
University Park
Want to learn Solo Jazz? At our free taster class you will see what it's all about and learn the basic steps.
Rugby Taster - Boys & Girls
8pm - 9pm
Derby
UNaD Rugby (Pumas) taster session for boys and girls. All abilities welcome - whether you're a seasoned pro or just fancy having a bash at something new, please come along!

Fri 2nd February

YorkMUN 2018
2nd February 9am - 4th February 11pm
University of York
Yorkshire Dales Weekend Away - Kettlewell
2nd February 5pm - 4th February 9pm
YHA Kettlewell, Yorkshire Dales
Join us as we venture further afield to the beautiful Yorkshire countryside. With waterfalls, limestone cliffs and rolling green hills this will be a perfect chance to explore the bliss of God's own county.
BUCS cross country
2nd February 6pm - 4th February 2pm
Hillingdon Sports Ground, Uxbridge
BUCS cross country- We will head to Uxbridge on the Friday evening, where we will stay in a nearby hotel. We will race on Saturday and stay in the same hotel on the Saturday evening, returning on the Sunday morning.
Try-it Yoga with Rose
6pm - 7:30pm
University Park
Building on the Basics is a FREE yoga Try-it session in Portland Building.
Film Screening: Kingsman Double Bill
7pm - 11:30pm
University Park
Join the University of Nottingham's mainstream film society for a BACK-TO-BACK DOUBLE BILL of hit British blockbusters KINGSMAN!

Sat 3rd February

Yorkshire Dales Weekend Away - Kettlewell
2nd February 5pm - 4th February 9pm
YHA Kettlewell, Yorkshire Dales
Join us as we venture further afield to the beautiful Yorkshire countryside. With waterfalls, limestone cliffs and rolling green hills this will be a perfect chance to explore the bliss of God's own county.
Tiger Ball 2018
6pm - midnight
Goosedale
The annual Boat Club ball, this year being held at Goosedale. A great night with alumni and current members coming together to celebrate the Boat Club's successful year!
UoN Robin Hood Long Course Gala - £50
6pm - 9:30pm
Corby East Midlands International Swimming Pool,Parkland Gateway, George Street, Corby, Northants NN17 1QG
One team entry to UoN long course gala to prepare for BUCS LC.
UoN Robin Hood Long Course Gala - £80
6pm - 9:30pm
Corby East Midlands International Swimming Pool,Parkland Gateway, George Street, Corby, Northants NN17 1QG
Two teams entry to UoN long course gala to prepare for BUCS LC.
NUCU Alumni Reunion
7pm - 10pm
Cornerstone Church, 90 Castle Blvd, Nottingham NG7 1FP
An opportunity to gather, celebrate together and donate to CU events. This is a smart casual reception with live acoustic music, light refreshments and nibbles, and time to look back and celebrate the years of the CU's mission on campus.

Sun 4th February

Yorkshire Dales Weekend Away - Kettlewell
2nd February 5pm - 4th February 9pm
YHA Kettlewell, Yorkshire Dales
Join us as we venture further afield to the beautiful Yorkshire countryside. With waterfalls, limestone cliffs and rolling green hills this will be a perfect chance to explore the bliss of God's own county.
Improv Try-It Session
6pm - 8pm
University Park
Do you love performing but hate remembering lines? Or do you love watching some hilarious comedy in action but aren't really a performer yourself?
Bridge Try-it Session
7:30pm - 10pm
University Park
Bridge is a trick-tacking game using a standard 52-card deck. A successful player will need to develop skills like assessing probabilities, putting together tactics and memorising.
Super Bowl LII Party: AmeriCan Society
10pm - 3:45am
Shooters Bar Nottingham
AmeriCan Society and UoNAF join together to host Nottingham's BIGGEST Super Bowl Party, at Shooters Bar Nottingham. More information regarding tickets and event details to follow soon.

Mon 5th February

Try-it Out Capoeira Session
5pm - 6:30pm
University Park
Capoeira Society runs weekly training sessions, which is a great place to meet new people, learn something new and keep fit! No experience needed, so do come along and give us a shot! Only £1 for your first class! See you there!
Nightline Try-it Session
6pm - 8pm
University Park
Come along to the Nightline Try-it session (5/2/18 6-8pm, Portland E126), to find out more about how to apply for the Spring 2018 Training Cycle and learn some active listening skills!
Free Charleston Taster Class
6:40pm - 7:40pm
University Park
Want to learn Charleston? At our free taster class you'll see what it's all about and learn the basic steps.
Revival Gospel Choir Try-It Session
7pm - 9pm
University Park
Join Revival Gospel Choir for our Try-It sessions! See what a rehearsal is like with the choir, and find out more about the social and performance opportunities. No audition required, just come along and give it a go!

Tue 6th February

Snowflake Charity Ball
6:30pm - 11:30pm
Goosedale Hall
Celebrate the end of exams in style at Nottingham’s best-loved black tie event! The Snowflake Ball is back and it’s the only way to begin your year! Taking place at the beautiful Goosedale Hall this year!
Try-it Yoga with Jane
6:30pm - 8pm
University Park
Hatha with Jane is a FREE yoga Try-it session in Portland Building.
English Conversation Class
6:50pm - 8:30pm
Nottingham City
Looking for a fun, welcoming and casual way to volunteer? Student Action for Refugees runs a weekly Tuesday night English conversation class in Nottingham city centre, where you can help teach refugees and asylum seekers English.

Wed 7th February

Societies (4 hour) First Aid Course
1pm - 5pm
Studio Live, Portland Building, University Park
Societies (4 hour) First Aid Course
Tennis Taster
2pm - 3:30pm
Sutton Bonington
Tennis. Come Try-it. Contains balls.
Belly Dance Taster Session
6pm - 7pm
***TASTER SESSION 2018*** Hey everyone! Come along to the Studio Live at 6pm on Wednesday 7 February to be taught the basics of belly dance! You don't need any experience at all, just come in leggings and a t shirt! £1 only!!

Thu 8th February

SUPA Winter Nationals
8th February 8am - 11th February 8pm
Rugby Polo Club
National university polo tournament running over 4 days. For beginner, novice, intermediate and open levels, as well as an alumni section (SAPA).
Girls on Film - Screening, Workshops and Talks
7pm - 10pm
Portland C11
Girls on Film London are coming to the University of Nottingham to showcase short independent films, workshops and talks on all things female body, self love, self care and being a women in society today.
GLOW #2
10pm - 3am
The Angel Microbrewery, Nottingham
Welcome to the new and improved GLOW night!

Fri 9th February

SUPA Winter Nationals
8th February 8am - 11th February 8pm
Rugby Polo Club
National university polo tournament running over 4 days. For beginner, novice, intermediate and open levels, as well as an alumni section (SAPA).
Breakdance Try-it
6:30pm - 8pm
University Park
Come Try-it out our breaking beginners class where we teach the foundation of breaking, one of the most versatile and varied dance styles.

Sat 10th February

SUPA Winter Nationals
8th February 8am - 11th February 8pm
Rugby Polo Club
National university polo tournament running over 4 days. For beginner, novice, intermediate and open levels, as well as an alumni section (SAPA).
First Aid for Sports Clubs (6Hour)
10am - 5pm
Studio Live, Portland Building, University Park
First Aid for Sports Clubs (6Hour)
Malaysian Night
8:15pm - 10pm
Great Hall
A unique musical play with a combination of two tales; Robin Hood, a folklore which took place in Nottinghamshire and Ali Baba and 40 thieves, a tale which resonates Malaysia.

Sun 11th February

SUPA Winter Nationals
8th February 8am - 11th February 8pm
Rugby Polo Club
National university polo tournament running over 4 days. For beginner, novice, intermediate and open levels, as well as an alumni section (SAPA).

Mon 12th February

FRANK MORTON 2018
12th February 7am - 13th February 2am
University of Leeds
Come along for the biggest ChemEnv event of the year... Frank Morton sports day. Held in Leeds this year, you can choose from a range of sports to play against other UK ChemEng departments, attend a recruitment fair and enjoy a great night out after!
Revival Gospel Choir Try-It Session
7pm - 9pm
University Park
Join Revival Gospel Choir for our Try-It sessions! See what a rehearsal is like with the choir and find out more about the social and performance opportunities. No audition required - just come along and give it a go!

Tue 13th February

FRANK MORTON 2018
12th February 7am - 13th February 2am
University of Leeds
Come along for the biggest ChemEnv event of the year... Frank Morton sports day. Held in Leeds this year, you can choose from a range of sports to play against other UK ChemEng departments, attend a recruitment fair and enjoy a great night out after!
Arabic Social Language Class
7pm - 8pm
University Park
It is open for anyone and everyone interested in learning how to speak, write and/or read our beautiful language.

Wed 14th February

Mardi Gras Crisis
8:30pm - 3am
Crisis (Rock City)
AmeriCan Soc are going to crisis for mardi gras!! We've secured tickets for this exclusive event to be held at crisis and would love for you to join us.

Fri 16th February

BUCS
16th February 6pm - 18th February 6pm
This is our main competition of the year made up of an individual and team competition, where you can earn points for the university. We'll be staying over in Sheffield for the weekend with transport, accommodation and competition entry included.

Sat 17th February

BUCS
16th February 6pm - 18th February 6pm
This is our main competition of the year made up of an individual and team competition, where you can earn points for the university. We'll be staying over in Sheffield for the weekend with transport, accommodation and competition entry included.
BUCS Slalom 2018
17th February midnight - 18th February midnight
Tees Barrage
A great opportunity to represent the uni and also show of you paddling skills. The competition is open to all.
Samaggi Games 2018
17th February midnight - 18th February midnight
Sportdock University of East London
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Fri 19th January

Welcome Back Fiesta
6pm - 11:59pm
The Studio, Portland building
Join the Mexican society for a fun night at the University and a great night out in town!
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Sat 27th January

UoN Filipino Society's Welcome Social 2018
7pm - 11pm
The Studio, Portland Building
We're back for 2018!!! Come along and join us for a Saturday evening full of food, fun and games!

Sun 28th January

Hathersage Sunday Walk
9am - 5:30pm
Hathersage, Peak District
Join us for our first walk of the new year! Whether you're an old timer or newcomer this will be the perfect chance to refresh outside after exams and explore Hathersage, Stanage Edge and the home of Robin Hood's cave.

Wed 31st January

Engage Track Cycling 2018
noon - 2pm
Derby Velodrome
It's been hyped all term but now, back again and all new for 2018 is UoN Cycling's Track Engage! Fancy yourself as the next Laura Trott or Chris Hoy? Enjoy cycling but hate the cold UK weather? No matter the reason, come along and give Track a go!
Buy Tickets
Post-Exam Spa Trip with Yoga Soc! 25 Minute
1pm - 7pm
Clifford Day Spa
What would be a better way to celebrate the end of exams than to go to the spa for half a day at a discounted rate to relax and pamper ourselves?!
Buy Tickets
Post-Exam Spa Trip with Yoga Soc! 50 Minute
1pm - 7pm
What would be a better way to celebrate the end of exams than to go to the spa for half a day at a discounted rate to relax and pamper ourselves?
Buy Tickets
Societies (4 hour) First Aid Course
1pm - 5pm
Studio LIve, Portland Building, University Park
Societies (4 hour) First Aid Course
Buy Tickets
Fabric Painting - Try-it!
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Sutton Bonington Campus, B07 Barn
Join SB Art Soc for our fabric painting Try-it session! The start of term is a great time to pick up a new hobby, so why not drop in and find out what Art Soc gets up to each week? All students are welcome to come along and get stuck in.
Plastic Surgery Talk
6:30pm - 8pm
University of Nottingham Medical School
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Society are pleased to announce an evening of talks from Miss Anna Raurell LMS, FRCS (Ed), FRCS (Plast) and her trainee Lucie Wright.

Thu 1st February

PhDs: In Their Own Words
6:30pm - 9pm
A09 ESLC
Are you considering a PhD when you finish your degree? Already applied? Never even thought about it? Come and find out more about what it's REALLY like to do a PhD, straight from the horse's mouth!