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Mon 24th 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.
KettleSoc Welcome Fair: Day 1
10am - 5pm
First day to come see if we are your cup of tea!

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.
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.

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!
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!

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!
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

Sat 29th September

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

Sun 30th September

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

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).
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

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!

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!
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

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.
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

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.
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
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.

Wed 10th October

Cafe Crawl Taster 2
1pm - 6pm
Come and explore the best cafes in the ci-tea with us!

Thu 11th October

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!

Sun 14th October

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.

Fri 26th October

St Abbs
26th October midnight - 28th October midnight
St Abbs
First dive of the academic year opened to new and returning qualified divers!
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Mon 24th September

polo
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