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Sun 24th September

Mass
11am - 12:30pm
Trent Great Hall
Join the Catholic society and the Catholic community for Sunday Mass in the Trent Building great Hall.
Snooker & Pool International Taster Session
1pm - 6pm
Riley's Sports Bar, Nottingham City Centre
Buy a drink, get a table! All abilities are welcome to our free pool session at Riley’s Sports Bar. English and American pool tables are available, provided you buy a drink on entry. Meet us at Portland steps at 12:30 or make your own way there

Mon 25th September

Storming Heaven
5:30pm - 6pm
Trent Building C5
Spend some time before the Lord singing His praises, offering prayers and deepening your relationship with God.
Meet and Greet and Boardgames SB
7pm - 10pm
The Barn, Sutton Bonington
Come and meet the Uni's Role-playing society and play some casual boardgames, card games etc. It'll be fun :)

Tue 26th September

Meet and Greet Tuesday
7pm - 10pm
Trent Building [room tbc]
Come along and meet us! We will be hosting an evening with a plethora of social board and card games to choose from. This is a super casual event, if you feel like meeting new people and playing some cool games, we'd love to see you.

Wed 27th September

Snooker & Pool Taster Session
6pm - 11:50pm
Riley's Sports Bar, Nottingham City Centre
Buy a drink, get a table! All abilities are welcome to our free pool session at Riley’s Sports Bar. English and American pool tables are available, provided you buy a drink on entry. Meet us at Portland steps at 17:30 or make your own way there
Film Screening! Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
7pm - 10pm
location tbc
Needing a chill night? Then come and join the Quidditch and Harry Potter Society for a screening of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. All welcome, location tbc

Thu 28th September

Mock Trial Try It Event
2pm - 5pm
LASS B55
Come along to see a taster of what BarSoc does, with a mock trial!
Try It! NDU Show Debate
3pm - 5pm
The Trent Building, Room LG9
Come and watch the annual NDU freshers show debate! This year's motion: "This house believes that reality TV has harmed society" You will have the opportunity to see what debating is all about and chat to some experienced debaters!
Try It! - Charleston
6:45pm - 7:45pm
Performing arts studio, Trent
Want to learn Charleston? At our free taster class, you'll see what it's all about and learn the basic steps. You don't need to bring a partner, any previous dance experience, or special shoes - just some comfortable flat shoes and some enthusiasm!
Meet and Greet Thursday
7pm - 10pm
Trent Building [room tbc]
Come along and meet us! We will be hosting an evening with a plethora of social board and card games to choose from. This is a super casual event, if you feel like meeting new people and playing some cool games, we'd love to see you.

Sat 30th September

CathSoc does... Ludorati
1pm - 4pm
Ludorati
The Catholic society are going to Ludorati; a board game cafe in the centre of town. It's a great time to build friendships and a chance to get into the city if you haven't already managed to!
Quidditch Try-It Session
1:30pm - 4:30pm
The Downs,University Park
Want to try one of the fastest growing sports in the UK? Full-contact, mixed gender, fast-paced and emphatically not just for nerds, quidditch is constantly evolving and a lot of fun. Come along to our try-it session and watch or try it for yourself!
SB Run Try-it Session- beginners run
2pm - 3pm
Outside the Sutton Bonington sports centre
Try out a beginners session with SB Run. Perfect for anyone who wants to start running or is new to the sport and is looking to improve.
Harry Potter Sorting Ceremony!
7pm - 10pm
location tbc
Take your seat on the stool in the Great Hall, and experience the University of Nottingham's Quidditch and Harry Potter Society's very own Sorting Ceremony! Will you be Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, or Slytherin? Come along and find out!

Sun 1st October

Bridge Club Try It session
7:30pm - 10pm
C20 Portland Building
The UoN Bridge Club welcomes bridge players of all experience levels. We have a friendly atmosphere so come along and see if bridge might be something for you!

Mon 2nd October

Try It! - Lindy Hop
6:45pm - 7:45pm
Performing arts studio, Trent
Want to learn Lindy Hop? At our free taster class, you'll see what it's all about and learn the basic steps. You don't need to bring a partner, any previous dance experience, or special shoes - just comfortable flat shoes and enthusiasm!

Tue 3rd October

Try-it Wednesday Session - Highfields Park
1:15pm - 4pm
Meet at Portland Steps, by Mooch
Come and join us for our first session of the year; working with Steve the ranger at Highfields Park.
Tryit at ladies football
5pm - 6pm
3G outside SB gym
Come along to our FREE taster sessions. If you know your way around the pitch, great! but absolutely no football experience is required! Just come to try a more chilled sport and have a laugh with your mates.
Oasis- Pizza and Prayer
6:30pm - 9pm
Newman House, 10 Broadgate, Beeston, NG9 2HF
Join the Catholic Society at the Catholic chaplaincy house for a night of prayer and pizza!
SB Players Taster Session & Welcome Social 1
6:30pm - 9pm
Costock Common Room
Interested in theatre or performance? Come along and see what SB Players are all about! If nothing else, come for free food and a chitchat!

Wed 4th October

Ice Skating Taster Session
noon - 2:30pm
Natioal Ice Centre (Bolero Square, Nottingham NG1 1LA)
Come along to a fun Ice Skating Taster Session! Casual skating for all abilities from beginners to advanced skaters.
SB Food Soc Try It-Mocktails and Milkshakes
1pm - 3pm
Harper's room, The Barn
A free try it session for members and non-members where you can have a go at making a milkshake or mocktail
SB Run Try-it Session- intervals!
2pm - 3pm
Outside the Sutton Bonington sports centre
Try out an SB run training session, all abilities welcome!
Try It! NDU Taster Session
3pm - 5pm
Sir Clive Granger Building, Room A40
Join us for a taster of what debating in university is like!
SB Art Soc Try It - Tie Dye Session!
6:30pm - 8:30pm
SB Campus. Harper's Room in The Barn
A FREE tie dye session run by SB Art Soc. All welcome. Open to members and non-members.

Thu 5th October

SB Players Taster Session & Welcome Social 2
6:30pm - 9pm
Costock Common Room
Interested in theatre or performance? Come along and see what SB Players are all about! If nothing else, come for free food and a chitchat!

Fri 6th October

Songwriting Society 'Try It' Session!
7pm - 9pm
Djanogly Recital Hall, Music Department (Meet in foyer)
We are a musical society at the University of Nottingham for all musicians and singers regardless of experience. This is a chance for anyone who's interested to come and see what sort of things we do as a society... we'd love to meet you!

Sat 7th October

Try-it Garden Session
11am - 2pm
By the humanities building on University Park
Come and join us for the first session of the year at our Community Garden.
LGBT+ Quidditch Try-it Session
1:30pm - 4:30pm
The Downs, University Park
Come and try the UK's most inclusive and fastest growing sport in this try-it session aimed at those in the LGBTQ+ community (though everyone is welcome)! Full-contact, mixed gender and a lot of fun, come and see what quidditch is all about.

Sun 8th October

Bridge Club Try It session
7:30am - 10pm
C20 Portland Building
The UoN Bridge Club welcomes bridge players of all experience levels. We have a friendly atmosphere so come along and see if bridge might be something for you!

Tue 10th October

Tryit at ladies football 2
5pm - 6pm
3G outside SB gym
Come along to our FREE taster sessions. If you know your way around the pitch, great! but absolutely no football experience is required! Just come to try a more chilled sport and have a laugh with your mates.
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Sun 24th September

Mass
11am - 12:30pm
Trent Great Hall
Join the Catholic society and the Catholic community for Sunday Mass in the Trent Building great Hall.
Snooker & Pool International Taster Session
1pm - 6pm
Riley's Sports Bar, Nottingham City Centre
Buy a drink, get a table! All abilities are welcome to our free pool session at Riley’s Sports Bar. English and American pool tables are available, provided you buy a drink on entry. Meet us at Portland steps at 12:30 or make your own way there

Mon 25th September

Freshers Fair Days
25th September 10am - 26th September 5pm
Stall K3, University Park
Come and find our stall at the Freshers Fair Event on the 25th & 26th September! Come for a chance to enter our raffle draw
PunkSoc Welcome Stall
25th September 10am - 26th September 5pm
stall Q2 - David Ross Sports Village
Come check us out on our stall and have a chat to see what we're all about!!
Storming Heaven
5:30pm - 6pm
Trent Building C5
Spend some time before the Lord singing His praises, offering prayers and deepening your relationship with God.
Meet and Greet and Boardgames SB
7pm - 10pm
The Barn, Sutton Bonington
Come and meet the Uni's Role-playing society and play some casual boardgames, card games etc. It'll be fun :)

Tue 26th September

PunkSoc Welcome Stall
25th September 10am - 26th September 5pm
stall Q2 - David Ross Sports Village
Come check us out on our stall and have a chat to see what we're all about!!
The Silver Screen Welcome Event
5pm - 10pm
Hallward Library Screening Room
Meet and Greet Tuesday
7pm - 10pm
Trent Building [room tbc]
Come along and meet us! We will be hosting an evening with a plethora of social board and card games to choose from. This is a super casual event, if you feel like meeting new people and playing some cool games, we'd love to see you.

Wed 27th September

Labour Students Coffee Social
2:30pm - 4pm
Starbucks (Portland Building)
If you like your coffee beans roasted as much as Theresa May after Prime Minister's Questions, come along to this event at Starbucks (upstairs in Portland Building) to meet the committee and fellow members.
Snooker & Pool Taster Session
6pm - 11:50pm
Riley's Sports Bar, Nottingham City Centre
Buy a drink, get a table! All abilities are welcome to our free pool session at Riley’s Sports Bar. English and American pool tables are available, provided you buy a drink on entry. Meet us at Portland steps at 17:30 or make your own way there