Events in September

Mon 24th September

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24th September midnight - 22nd October midnight
Welcome Fair 2018
24th September midnight - 25th September midnight
UoN's 2018 Welcome Fair, come along and see us.
Commercial Awareness Society at the Welcome Fair Stall F32
24th September 10am - 25th September 9am
David Ross Sports Village Stall F32
The Commercial Awareness Society will be at the Welcome Fair to introduce you to the Society.
Contemporary China Society at Welcome Fair
24th September 10am - 25th September 4pm
David Ross Sports Village
China is playing an increasingly important role in our world! Explore and familiarise yourself with the country, its people, history and culture! Visit our stand at the Welcome Fair!
KettleSoc Welcome Fair: Day 1
10am - 5pm
First day to come see if we are your cup of tea!
Swing Soc Taster - Lindy Hop
6:45pm - 9pm
Trent Building - Performing Arts Studio
Come on down to our FREE taster class! Lindy Hop is a popular dance style in the swing scene and we hope you can come along, try it out, and hopefully catch the (Jitter)Bug!
Sutton Bonington Returners Reloaded
8:30pm - 2:30am
Nottingham
This is the first SB returners night of the year! For £7 you get a bus to Nottingham, a free drink at Baa Bars, entry to Pryzm and a bus back! Only 200 tickets available.

Tue 25th September

Commercial Awareness Society at the Welcome Fair Stall F32
24th September 10am - 25th September 9am
David Ross Sports Village Stall F32
The Commercial Awareness Society will be at the Welcome Fair to introduce you to the Society.
Contemporary China Society at Welcome Fair
24th September 10am - 25th September 4pm
David Ross Sports Village
China is playing an increasingly important role in our world! Explore and familiarise yourself with the country, its people, history and culture! Visit our stand at the Welcome Fair!
KettleSoc Welcome Fair: Day 2
9am - 4pm
If you’re looking for a quali-tea society, look no further!
GameSoc Console Night
6pm - 10pm
B46, B40 Trent Building
Come join us for our first ever console night of the year.
Connect: Pizza and Acoustic Night
6:30pm - 9pm
LG9, Trent Building, University Park
Meet on Lakeside steps to be led to a night of chill acoustic music, played by some mediocre musicians along with lots of pizza and games!
UV Party - SB Returners Bar Party 2018
10:30pm - 3am
The Barn, Sutton Bonington Campus
UV Party is back!! Get your glowsticks ready for the first SB bar night of the year.

Wed 26th September

Cafe Crawl Taster 1
1pm - 6pm
“Would you like an adventure now, or would like to have your tea first?” - J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan
Freshers Picnic
1pm - 3pm
Lawn outside of Physcology building
Come join us on the green outside of Psychology to meet fellow Blowsoc/Mussoc members including the Exec and Artistic Committees! There will be free food and drink!
SB Welcome Fair
1pm - 4pm
SB Sport Centre
Join us at the Sutton Bonington welcome fair to see us and the rest of SB's societies! Feel free to ask us any questions and register your interest in a membership and our try it event!
Welcome Fair
1pm - 4pm
Sutton Bonington Sports Centre
This event allows you to take a look at all of the different societies available on Sutton Bonington Campus. SB Mixed Hockey will have a stall there where you can have a browse, chat to us about what we do and ask as many questions as you want!
CivSoc Meet & Greet
4pm - 6pm
Pope A17
FREE pizza and games to introduce you to the rest of civil engineering!
HackSoc Try-it Event
6:30pm - 8pm
The Hub, School of Computer Science
Join us for our try-it event where you get to meet the team, get a taste of what we do. Pizza and Drink is being provided by Tech Nottingham.

Thu 27th September

Membership Sign up/renewal @ Derby Welcome Fair
1pm - 3pm
UNAD-tbc
Come to find out all about what Racquets Soc has to offer and what will be included in the membership. Speak to committee members about how you can get involved with the society and have fun!
Freshers meet and greet
6pm - 9pm
TBC
Eat pizza and make friends at our first social of the year!
Swing Soc Taster - Charleston
6:45pm - 9pm
TBC
Come on down to our FREE taster class! You may have seen it on Strictly Come Dancing! Charleston is the popular dance style with its roots in the 1920s! We hope you can come along, try it out, and hopefully catch the (Jitter)Bug!
Film Screening - Ready Player One
7pm - 9:30pm
Hallward Library Screening Room
GameSoc Gaming Quiz
7pm - 10pm
B46 Trent Building
Come test your gaming knowledge, meet people and win prizes
Open Mic Night
8pm - 10pm
The Baa, The Barn, Sutton Bonington Campus
This is the first Open Mic Night of the year! Come for a free, relaxed evening of musical performances by students, or show off your own skills on stage!

Sat 29th September

SB Netball Club 1st Squad Trials 2018-19
11am - 1pm
SB Sports Centre Sports Hall
Relaxed and casual trials for the SBNC 1st Squad, who play in the LTNL League on Saturday afternoons. Come along if you're looking to play high-level netball whilst you're here at SB.
Equestrian Engage Hack
12:30pm - 4:30pm
Coloured Cob
As part of the university's Engage project we will be hosting a beginners hack as our first Engage event of the year! This hack is perfect for beginners to try horse riding and get to see the beautiful Creswell Crags.
Scavenger Hunt
1pm - 3pm
Old Market Square, Nottingham
Discover Nottingham city as you join a team and race round the city finding places of interest! This is a great way to get to know some new people and your way around Nottingham City Centre
Taster Session
1pm - 5pm
MFA Bowl - Nottingham
UoN Ten Pin Bowling taster session - £1 a game!
SB Finale: Rocky Horror
10:30pm - 3am
The Barn, Sutton Bonington Campus
Celebrate the end of Welcome Week with the infamous SB Finale!

Sun 30th September

RAMSOC Castleton Walk
9am - 6pm
Peak District
Come join us for the first RAMSOC walk of the academic year!
Campus Treasure Trail
11am - 1pm
Meet on Portland steps
Find the campus' best nature spots and hunt for treasure
City Tour by CCS
1pm - 3pm
East Drive bus stop
Welcome to Nottingham! The Contemporary China Society are going to give you a guided city tour of all the places you need to know, plus we'll point out some yummy Chinese restaurants for you to try out!
GameSoc Gaming Walk
1pm - 6pm
Nottingham
Let us show you the gaming locations in the city center
Ultimate - Mixed Taster Session 1
2pm - 4pm
Field behind Florence Boot Hall
Looking for a new, fun and inclusive sport to play at University? Want to make some lifelong friends? Keen to get fit and stay healthy? Sounds like Ultimate is for you! No experience required. Taster sessions are completely free, just turn up!

Mon 1st October

SB Run Try-it Session- beginners run
5:15am - 6:15am
Outside the Sutton Bonington sports centre
This will be the first beginners session of the year! We are doing a Couch to 5km programme so perfect for anyone just starting running or wanting to start up again.
GameSoc Handhelds at Mooch
6pm - 10pm
Casual fun, food, drinks, friends, socialising and a pinch of mario kart salt
Latin, Ballroom and Salsa Taster Session!
6pm - 8pm
Great Hall, Trent Building
Fancy a FREE boogie? The University of Nottingham Latin, Ballroom and Salsa Society is hosting its annual 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!
A Cappella Society Taster
6:30pm - 8pm
Rehearsal Hall, Music
A Cappella Society will be hosting a taster session for all UoN students interested in joining the society. You can to find out what the society is about, how it runs, and meet the committee and others interested in group singing (and beatboxing).
Judo Taster
6:30pm - 8pm
DRSV - Dojo
Judo Taster Session
Swing Soc Taster - Solo Jazz
6:45pm - 9pm
Trent Building - Performing Arts Studio
Love dancing? Want to add some fun and crazy flair to everything you do? Solo Jazz offers fun dance moves to build up routines and add some Jazz and Pizzazz to your dance and your life!
MedSoc Welcome Ball 2018
7pm - 11:30pm
Goosedale Hall with afterparty at Pryzm
This is THE social event to attend in freshers term! Organised by your 2nd year MedSoc reps and the charity rep, we take your year out for a night of socialising, fine dining and a wild afterparty. This is for first year medical students only.
Taster Session
7pm - 8:30pm
C20 Portland Building
Come along and experience the First Aid Society during this taster session! No membership is required for this event.
Alt-Freshers Punk Pizza
7:30pm - 10pm
The Tap 'n' Tumbler
Come one, come all, to this PIZZA AFFAIR!
ArchSoc's White T-Shirt Bar Crawl
8pm - 3am
Mooch Bar
Join the society for the first night out of the year – the White T-shirt Bar Crawl.

Tue 2nd October

Ultimate - Women's Taster Session 1
5pm - 7pm
Jubilee Campus Sports Centre, 3G Pitch
Looking for a new, fun and inclusive sport to play at University? Want to make some lifelong friends? Keen to get fit and stay healthy? Sounds like Ultimate is for you! No experience required. Taster sessions are completely free, just turn up!
KettleSoc Tuesday Taster 1
6:30pm - 9:30pm
A45 in Sir Glive Granger Building
Prizes to be won!
Python Workshop Series (Week 1)
6:30pm - 8pm
A32, School of Computer Science
Join us for our annual Python Workshop series.
Laser Quasar
6:50pm - 8pm
Quaser Elite, 22 Cranbrook St, Nottingham NG1 1ER
Meet at Lakeside steps (outside Portland Building) for 6:20pm or make your way down to Quasar Elite for 6:50pm for a night of shooting lasers at each other. Wear sensible footwear to run around in the dark shooting people. Only £7.50!
Alt-Freshers Phlebas Bar Crawl
7pm - midnight
Bar Eleven
Bar crawl, starting at Mooch, and continuing through until we arrive (preferably alive and kicking) at Phlebas!
SB Food Soc Try It Event + Bake Off Viewing
7pm - 9:30pm
The Barn, Sutton Bonington
Come and join SB Food Soc at our try it event; mocktails and milkshakes night! At 8pm we will also sit down ready to watch the latest episode of The Great British Bake Off!

Wed 3rd October

October Taster Sessions
3rd October midnight - 10th October midnight
On the 3rd, 8th, and 10th we will be hosting taster sessions. Please only pay for this if you have been told by a comittee member that there is space for you.
SB Run Try-it Session- intervals
1:30am - 2:30am
Outside the Sutton Bonington sports centre
Welcome to all abilities, our try it session will introduce you to the committee and give you an idea of what our sessions are like. We will do a simple interval session everyone can do so don't be worried if you haven't run before!
Taster Conservation Session
1:15pm - 3:30pm
Meet on Portland steps
Conservation & Nature Society's first conservation task of the year
Ultimate - Mixed Taster Session 2
2pm - 4pm
Field behind Florence Boot Hall
Looking for a new, fun and inclusive sport to play at University? Want to make some lifelong friends? Keen to get fit and stay healthy? Sounds like Ultimate is for you! No experience required. Taster sessions are completely free, just turn up!
Weekly Ice Skating Session
3pm - 4pm
National Ice Centre Nottingham
Come and join us for our weekly ice skating session held at the National Ice Centre. Members and non-members welcome!
Judo Taster
6pm - 8pm
DRSV - Dojo
Judo Taster Session!

Thu 4th October

History Society Freshers Bar Crawl
7:30am - 11:59am
Nottingham City Centre
History Society’s Annual Freshers Bar Crawl back for another year!
Alt-Freshers We Are The Best! PunkSoc Movie Night with Dark Cell
6pm - 8pm
Hallward Library
Vi är bäst! 2013 Swedish film about three rebel teen girls forming a punk band in 1980s Stockholm.
Swing Soc Taster - Lindy Hop
6:45pm - 9pm
Trent Building - Performing Arts Studio
Missed the first one? Can't get enough of Lindy hop already?! Come on down for the last FREE taster! Lindy Hop is a popular dance style in the swing scene and we hope you can come along, try it out, and hopefully catch the (Jitter)bug!
AeroSoc Welcome Bar Crawl
8pm - 3am
Lloyds, Squares, Bierkeller, Yates & Pom Pom
Aerosoc Welcome Bar Crawl for freshers and returners. Join us at Lloyds, Squares, Bierkeller and Yates before finishing at Pom Pom! Members
Fresher's Social
8pm - 3am
TBC
The first social for all new Law Society members. The night will consist of an action packed gameshow with challenges and activities for all before heading to the official afterparty for the rest of the night! Kindly Sponsored by Hogan Lovells.

Fri 5th October

Alt-Freshers PunkSoc Gig
7pm - midnight
Rough Trade Nottingham
Join us for the first PunkSoc gig of the year! Featuring Warm Copies, Modern Comforts, with Gunk headlining.
Judo Taster
8pm - 10pm
DRSV - Dojo
Judo Taster Session!

Sat 6th October

Kayak Campus Paddle
6th October 11am - 7th October 4pm
Highfields Boating Lake
Come and join the fun and games at our Campus paddle on Highfields Lake. No memberships are required so this is a great chance to try out kayaking. Both Saturday and Sunday sessions include a BBQ with each ticket.
TEC PA & Lighting - New Members' Introduction
11am - 5pm
The Studio and Studio Live, Portland Building, University Park Campus
TEC PA & Lighting host their New Members' Introduction on the second Saturday of term (6th October). Come along to find out more about what we do and how you can get involved behind the scenes at events within the SU and across Nottingham.
SB Extreme Ambling Try It - Welcome Walk
11:30am - 3:30pm
Outside Main Building, Sutton Bonington Campus
Come along to our first walk of the year! Your chance to get off campus and explore the local countryside.
GameSoc Plays ...
1pm - 7pm
Join us for a mix between a lets play, live stream and blind speedrun with a healthy amount of backseat gaming featuring Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishment
Taster Session
1pm - 5pm
MFA Bowl - Nottingham
UoN Ten Pin Bowling taster session - £1 a game!
Alt-Freshers Rock City Rock Soc Bar Crawl
7pm - midnight
Rock City Nottingham
PunkSoc and Rock Soc's joint Saturday night bar crawl to the famous Rock City club night!

Sun 7th October

Kayak Campus Paddle
6th October 11am - 7th October 4pm
Highfields Boating Lake
Come and join the fun and games at our Campus paddle on Highfields Lake. No memberships are required so this is a great chance to try out kayaking. Both Saturday and Sunday sessions include a BBQ with each ticket.
SB Run Try-it Session- Long run
11am - noon
Outside the Sutton Bonington sports centre
Who doesn't love a long Sunday morning run? Take a tour of the local Sutton Bonington countryside with an approx 5mile run with SB Run. The pace will be slow and social.

Mon 8th October

GoTri Aquathlon
6pm - 9pm
The perfect multisport event to get you into triathlon! A 200m swim followed by a 3.5k run around campus - More details to follow.

Tue 9th October

KettleSoc Tuesday Taster 2
6:30pm - 9:30pm
A45 in Sir Clive Granger Building
7 days without puns from KettleSoc makes one weak.

Wed 10th October

4 hour (Society) First Aid Course
1pm - 5pm
Studio Live, Portland Building
Suitable for lower risk societies. Not suitable for Sports based clubs
Cafe Crawl Taster 2
1pm - 6pm
Come and explore the best cafes in the ci-tea with us!

Thu 11th October

BUCS Surfing Championships
11th October 9am - 14th October 6pm
Fistral Beach Cornwal
This is the first trip of the UoN Surf Club in the 2018-2019 academic year. It will be an great weekend packed full of great competition, people and good surf! We hope to get as many people competing as possible this year. More info soon!
Freestyle Taster session
5pm - 11pm
Xscape Castleford
FOR THIS SESSION ONLY: You won't need snowsports membership to attend all you need is gloves, ski pants and a warm layer.
Hacktoberfest Open Hack Night
6pm - 11:59pm
School of Computer Science
It's Hacktoberfest 2018! Let's celebrate open source over food, drinks, learning, and great company!
SB Netball Club IMS Player Allocation 2018-19
6:30pm - 8pm
SB Sports Centre Sports Hall
A relaxed session for players who want to play in the IMS Netball League on Wednesday afternoons. Players will then be split between our two squads, ensuring both teams have an even number of attackers, defenders and mid-court players!
Kayak Welcome Social
7pm - 11:59pm
Mooch Bar
Grab your leg warmers, head bands and glow sticks because this year’s fresher's social theme is Neon 80s! This is a great chance to socialise with new and old members of the club and certainly not an event to miss!
Biochem White T-Shirt Bar Crawl
9pm - midnight
Pom Pom
Our first social of the year: Biochem White Tshirt Bar Crawl! Come join us as we tour through the best bars in Notts!

Fri 12th October

BUCS Surfing Championships
11th October 9am - 14th October 6pm
Fistral Beach Cornwal
This is the first trip of the UoN Surf Club in the 2018-2019 academic year. It will be an great weekend packed full of great competition, people and good surf! We hope to get as many people competing as possible this year. More info soon!

Sat 13th October

BUCS Surfing Championships
11th October 9am - 14th October 6pm
Fistral Beach Cornwal
This is the first trip of the UoN Surf Club in the 2018-2019 academic year. It will be an great weekend packed full of great competition, people and good surf! We hope to get as many people competing as possible this year. More info soon!
Sport First Aid Course (6 hours)
10am - 5pm
Studio Live, Portland Building
First Aid Course suitable for Sports Clubs.

Sun 14th October

BUCS Surfing Championships
11th October 9am - 14th October 6pm
Fistral Beach Cornwal
This is the first trip of the UoN Surf Club in the 2018-2019 academic year. It will be an great weekend packed full of great competition, people and good surf! We hope to get as many people competing as possible this year. More info soon!
Equestrian Engage Hack 2
11:45am - 3pm
Coloured Cob Equestrian
As part of the university's Engage project we will be hosting a beginners hack as our first Engage event of the year! This hack is perfect for beginners to try horse riding and get to see the beautiful Creswell Crags.

Tue 16th October

Engage Yoga (Social)
7pm - 8pm
Sports Centre, Jubilee
We offer weekly Beginner and Social sessions in more than 20 different sports, so there's something for everyone! No sports membership is required and all abilities are very welcome.

Sat 20th October

NEVS Ascot 2018
8am - 8pm
Ascot Racecourse, Ascot
Join us for a glorious flat season finale at Ascot on Saturday 20th October - FREE for students!
SB Sport First Aid Course (6 hours)
10am - 5pm
A46, Main Building, Sutton Bonington
Sports First Aid Course.
University of Nottingham Korfball Beginners Tournament
10am - 4:30pm
David Ross Sports Villiage
A fun tournament to try out a new sport - korfball!
4 hour (Society) First Aid Course
1pm - 5pm
Studio Live, Portland Building
Suitable for lower risk societies. Not suitable for Sports based clubs.
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Mon 24th September

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24th September midnight - 22nd October midnight
Commercial Awareness Society at the Welcome Fair Stall F32
24th September 10am - 25th September 9am
David Ross Sports Village Stall F32
The Commercial Awareness Society will be at the Welcome Fair to introduce you to the Society.
Swing Soc Taster - Lindy Hop
6:45pm - 9pm
Trent Building - Performing Arts Studio
Come on down to our FREE taster class! Lindy Hop is a popular dance style in the swing scene and we hope you can come along, try it out, and hopefully catch the (Jitter)Bug!

Tue 25th September

Commercial Awareness Society at the Welcome Fair Stall F32
24th September 10am - 25th September 9am
David Ross Sports Village Stall F32
The Commercial Awareness Society will be at the Welcome Fair to introduce you to the Society.
GameSoc Console Night
6pm - 10pm
B46, B40 Trent Building
Come join us for our first ever console night of the year.
Connect: Pizza and Acoustic Night
6:30pm - 9pm
LG9, Trent Building, University Park
Meet on Lakeside steps to be led to a night of chill acoustic music, played by some mediocre musicians along with lots of pizza and games!

Wed 26th September

Freshers Picnic
1pm - 3pm
Lawn outside of Physcology building
Come join us on the green outside of Psychology to meet fellow Blowsoc/Mussoc members including the Exec and Artistic Committees! There will be free food and drink!
Welcome Fair
1pm - 4pm
Sutton Bonington Sports Centre
This event allows you to take a look at all of the different societies available on Sutton Bonington Campus. SB Mixed Hockey will have a stall there where you can have a browse, chat to us about what we do and ask as many questions as you want!
HackSoc Try-it Event
6:30pm - 8pm
The Hub, School of Computer Science
Join us for our try-it event where you get to meet the team, get a taste of what we do. Pizza and Drink is being provided by Tech Nottingham.

Thu 27th September

Membership Sign up/renewal @ Derby Welcome Fair
1pm - 3pm
UNAD-tbc
Come to find out all about what Racquets Soc has to offer and what will be included in the membership. Speak to committee members about how you can get involved with the society and have fun!
Film Screening - Ready Player One
7pm - 9:30pm
Hallward Library Screening Room