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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.

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
Portland Chapel
Spend some time before the Lord singing His praises, offering prayers and deepening your relationship with God.

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

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.
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

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!

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!
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

Introduction to the Pro Bono Society
6:30pm - 7:30pm
B62
Are you starting at UoN this September, or are a current student looking to start a new society? This talk is for you! This is a short presentation about the Pro Bono Society, its projects and how you can be involved.
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!

Wed 4th October

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!

Thu 5th October

Biosoc Go Wild
8:30pm - 1am
Pom Pom
It’s that time of year again where we host our annual bar crawl - GO WILD. You must dress up as wild as possible. Lions, elephants, it's up to you! We will be starting at Mooch followed by a few bars in Nottingham and end in Pom Pom! Biolove x

Fri 6th October

Biosoc Go Wild
8:30pm - 1am
Pom Pom
It’s that time of year again where we host our annual bar crawl - GO WILD. You must dress up as wild as possible. Lions, elephants, it's up to you! We will be starting at Mooch followed by a few bars in Nottingham and end in Pom Pom! Biolove x

Sat 7th October

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!

Mon 9th October

GO TRI Aquathlon/Fun Run Taster Session
6pm - 9pm
David Ross Sports Village
A race taster session consisting of a 200m swim (8 lengths) at the University Park pool followed by a 3.5km run around campus. The perfect way to put round off the 'tri-it' week and give you a taster of what multi-sport racing is all about!
AGM
6:30pm - 8:30pm
LASS A1
Come along to learn more about BarSoc, what we have planned for the upcoming year, and help us elect our new Advocacy Coordinator!

Sat 14th October

The great MEXICAN Race Across campus
11am - 4pm
University Park Campus
This treasure hunt-like event will make you learn about the Mexican culture while you solve clues, perform activities and get to know the University Park Campus.

Fri 17th November

Nottingham International Model United Nations Conference 2017
17th November midnight - 19th November midnight
University Park
Come and join the United Nations Society at the 10th Edition of NottsMUN. This year we are having new committees, different socials and even more fun! Join us for the best Edition of NottsMUN so far! For more information visit www.nottsmun.org

Sat 18th November

Nottingham International Model United Nations Conference 2017
17th November midnight - 19th November midnight
University Park
Come and join the United Nations Society at the 10th Edition of NottsMUN. This year we are having new committees, different socials and even more fun! Join us for the best Edition of NottsMUN so far! For more information visit www.nottsmun.org

Sun 19th November

Nottingham International Model United Nations Conference 2017
17th November midnight - 19th November midnight
University Park
Come and join the United Nations Society at the 10th Edition of NottsMUN. This year we are having new committees, different socials and even more fun! Join us for the best Edition of NottsMUN so far! For more information visit www.nottsmun.org
5k Superhero Fun Run
11am - 1pm
University Park
A 5km superhero-themed fun run around University Park campus to raise money and awareness for Nottingham Nightline. All welcome and fancy dress encouraged!
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Sat 23rd September

MexSoc goes cycling
noon - 3pm
Meeting point. Main entrance Portland building, UP.
Join us for a fun bike ride in Nottingham, two routes available!
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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
Portland Chapel
Spend some time before the Lord singing His praises, offering prayers and deepening your relationship with God.

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