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Sun 22nd September

Free Mini Golf
10am - 5pm
LCR
Come along with your new housemates for a free game of mini-golf in the LCR

Mon 23rd September

City Bus Tour
4:15pm - 8:15pm
Meeting Point: Outside Congregation Hall
Are you ready to explore the fine city of Norwich? Hop on board at campus and get ready to ride in style atop an open-top double-decker bus. Take in the wonderful views Norwich has to offer, such as the Castle and Riverside from new heights.

Wed 25th September

UEA Friendly Runners: 3km Taster Run
2pm - 5pm
Meet outside The Enterprise Centre (TEC)
Come along to Friendly Runners Society's 3k taster run.
Creative Writing Taster Workshop
3pm - 5pm
Bookable Room 1, Union House
Unleash your creativity with Creative Writing society!
Philosophy Society: Quiz Taster Session
5pm - 8pm
Bookable Room 5
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Quiz Soc Taster Session
6pm - 8pm
Julian Studies Centre 1.02
A larger scale version of our weekly quiz with bigger prizes!
UEA German Soc Taster Session
6pm - 8pm
Unio
Get your game on with German Society.
Bad Film Taster screening
7pm - 11pm
EFRY 01.02
Join Bad Film society for their first screening of the year.
BSL freshers taster session
7pm - 9pm
C.HALL 01.20
Come and join UEA BSL society!
Table Tennis DSD Taster
8pm - 10pm
Sportspark Kiff Matheson Suite
Come along, do something different and try one of the uea+sport club's taster sessions for free, open to everyone. Please just turn up at the stated time and location, wear comfortable sports wear. Any questions email ueatabletennisclub@gmail.com

Thu 26th September

Model UN taster session
2pm - 5pm
The Enterprise Centre 1.06
Join the debate at Model UN's first social of the year.
Table Tennis DSD Taster
26th September 3:40pm - 30th September 5:40pm
Sportspark Hall 2
Come along, do something different and try one of the uea+sport club's taster sessions for free, open to everyone. Please just turn up at the stated time and location, wear comfortable sports wear. Any questions email ueatabletennisclub@gmail.com
CAWS welcome walk
4pm - 5pm
Meet in the square
Join Conservation and Wildlife Society on a nice stroll around the UEA lake.
Welsh Society Taster Session
4pm - 5pm
Bookable Room 6, Union House
Come along to Bookable Room 6 in Union House to meet Welsh Society and eat some traditional Welsh food.
American Studies Society Taster Session: A Taste of America
5pm - 10pm
UEA BBQ 4 by the lake and Bookable Room 5, Union House
Come along to American Studies Taster session and try food and games from across the pond.
BSL freshers taster session
5pm - 7pm
C.HALL 01.20
Come and join UEA BSL society!
Dodgeball Taster 1
5pm - 6:20pm
Sportspark Hall 1
DODGEBALL! If you have seen the film you will be amazed at how different this is!
Dharma taster session
5:30pm - 7pm
Blackdale school 0.21
Dharma is a non-religious, spiritual society focused on gentle yoga and meditation.
Korean Society taster session: KPOP dance session
6pm - 9pm
JSC 1.02
Bring out your inner KPOP Idol at this Korean Society taster session.
Taster Event - Millennium Actress
26th September 7pm - 27th September 11pm
Julian Study Center 1.03
Join Anime Society for a lovely evening of film and fun!
Ballet Club DSD Taster Session
26th September 8pm - 3rd October 10pm
Blackdale School Room 0.08
Come along, do something different and try one of the uea+sport club's taster sessions for free, open to everyone. Please just turn up at the stated time and location, wear comfortable sports wear. Any questions please email ueaballet@gmail.com

Fri 27th September

Arcade Day in the Hive
10am - 4:30pm
The Hive
Come along to the Hive for a day of gaming. Try out gaming consoles and have a free game on our arcades!
Art History Society Taster Session: SCVA introduction & coffee afternoon
2pm - 4pm
Sainsbury's Centre (Meet at gallery entrance)
Grab a coffee at the Sainsbury's Centre for Visual Arts and meet the Art history society!
Feminist Book Clud Taster Sessions
3pm - 5pm
Bookable Room 1
What were your summer reads?
Conservative Society taster session
4pm - 5:30pm
Congregation Hall 0.09
Join Conservative Society for a campaigning masterclass
Roller Disco
5pm - 8pm
Sportspark
Get your skates ready for an 80s extravaganza roller disco in the Sportspark. Expect disco anthems, cheesy hits, and neon! Neon dress-up highly encouraged.
Sexpression taster session
5pm - 7pm
Bookable Room 2
Chill out, have some tea and biscuits, and play some games.
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27th September 7pm - 29th September 9pm
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Surf DSD Taster
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Sportspark Pool
Come along, do something different and try one of the uea+sport club's taster sessions for free, open to everyone. Please just turn up at the stated time and location with suitable swimwear to change into. Any questions please email ueasurf@gmail.com
Surf DSD Taster
27th September 8:30pm - 5th October 9:30pm
Sportspark Pool
Come along, do something different and try one of the uea+sport club's taster sessions for free, open to everyone. Please just turn up at the stated time and location with suitable swimwear to change into. Any questions please email ueasurf@gmail.com

Sat 28th September

Cycling DSD Taster
10am - noon
Meet outside Sportspark
Come along, do something different and try one of the uea+sport club's taster sessions for free, open to everyone. Please just turn up at the stated time and location, wear comfortable sports wear. Any questions please email ueacyclingclub@gmail.com
Navigate Norfolk Wells next the Sea Day Trip
10:45am - 4pm
Meet at UEA Mega Bus Stop
Come and enjoy the beautiful countryside and scenery that Norfolk has to offer with one of our 14 Navigate Norfolk day trips on offer.
Ballet Club DSD Beginner's Taster Session
28th September 4pm - 5th October 5pm
Sportspark Dance Studio
Come along, do something different and try one of the uea+sport club's taster sessions for free. This session is aimed at beginners. Please wear comfortable sports wear. Any questions please email ueaballet@gmail.com
Ballet Club DSD Intermediate Taster Session
28th September 5pm - 5th October 6pm
Sportspark Dance Studio
Come along, do something different and try one of the uea+sport club's taster sessions for free. This session is aimed at intermediates. Please wear comfortable sports wear. Any questions please email ueaballet@gmail.com
Ballet Club DSD Advanced Taster Session
28th September 6pm - 5th October 7pm
Sportspark Dance Studio
Come along, do something different and try one of the uea+sport club's taster sessions for free. This session is aimed at advanced. Please wear comfortable sports wear. Any questions please email ueaballet@gmail.com

Sun 29th September

Kayak DSD Taster
29th September 12:30pm - 2nd October 4:15pm
UEA River
Come along, do something different and try one of the uea+sport club's taster sessions for free, open to everyone. Please just turn up at the stated time and location, wear comfortable sports wear. Any questions please email ueakayak@gmail.com
Tennis Trials
1pm - 4pm
SportsPark Tennis Courts
Want to play tennis competitively at university? Make sure to come along to our Trials!
Pole Fitness Tasters 3-3:30pm
3pm - 3:30pm
Congregation Hall 01.20
Come join us for a fun afternoon of giving Pole Fitness a try! Anyone is welcome and no previous experience is required!
UEA Games Society Taster Session
3pm - 9pm
Julian Studies Centre 1.02 & 1.03
Join Games Society for a day of games and breaking the ice.
Pole Fitness Tasters 3:30-4pm
3:30pm - 4pm
Congregation Hall 01.20
Come join us for a fun afternoon of giving Pole Fitness a try! Anyone is welcome and no previous experience is required!
Pole Fitness Tasters 4-4:30pm
4pm - 4:30pm
Congregation Hall 01.20
Come join us for a fun afternoon of giving Pole Fitness a try! Anyone is welcome and no previous experience is required!
Pole Fitness Tasters 4:30-5pm
4:30pm - 5pm
Congregation Hall 01.20
Come join us for a fun afternoon of giving Pole Fitness a try! Anyone is welcome and no previous experience is required!
Dodgeball Taster 2
5pm - 7pm
Sportspark Hall 1
Come to our second session for some dodging madness
Pole Fitness Tasters 5-5:30pm
5pm - 5:30pm
Congregation 01.20
Come join us for a fun afternoon of giving Pole Fitness a try! Anyone is welcome and no previous experience is required!
Pole Fitness Tasters 5:30-6pm
5:30pm - 6pm
Congregation Hall 01.20
Come join us for a fun afternoon of giving Pole Fitness a try! Anyone is welcome and no previous experience is required!
Table Tennis DSD Taster
6pm - 10pm
Sportspark Kiff Matheson Suite
Come along, do something different and try one of the uea+sport club's taster sessions for free, open to everyone. Please just turn up at the stated time and location, wear comfortable sports wear. Any questions email ueatabletennisclub@gmail.com
Cinema in the Square
7pm - 10pm
The Square
An outdoor cinema is coming to campus for the final weekend of Welcome Fest 2019! Join us for a showing of The Greatest Showman on Saturday and Black Panther on Sunday. Bring your friends, grab your popcorn, and settle in for a one of a kind show!

Mon 30th September

gaming bus
2pm - 8pm
Outside the LCR
Get your game on!
Baking Society Taster Session: How to Bake Brownies!
5pm - 8pm
Green Room, Union House
Not only the brownies are sweet!
Amnesty International Taster Session
5:30pm - 7pm
Elizabeth Fry 01.02
Learn about our campaigns and events with Amnesty International's 2019 taster session
Art Society Life Drawing Taster Session
6pm - 7:30pm
C Hall 01.07
Get your draw on at the first Art Society meet up of the year.
Latin American Society: Descubre Nuestra Cultura
6pm - 10pm
Bookable Room 6, Union House
Latin Social Dance Society: Bachata and Reggaeton taster session
6pm - 8pm
Blackdale 0.08
Come along to Latin Social Dance Society's two taster sessions to learn the basic of Bachata and Reggaeton!
WISE taster session
6pm - 8pm
Lecture Theater 2
Come and watch Hidden Figures with WISE!
Welcome to Chinese Christian Fellowship
6:30pm - 10pm
Congregation Hall 0.17
Welcome to our society!
Do Something Different - Meet and Greet
7pm - 9pm
Bookable Room 6
Come and find out more about UEA's Sub Aqua Club!

Tue 1st October

Latin Social Dance Society: Cuban salsa and Crossbody salsa taster session
6pm - 8pm
Blackdale 0.08
Come along to Latin Social Dance Society's salsa taster session!
Rock and Alternative Music Society Taster Session
6pm - 10pm
Bookable Room 5, Union House
Come along to Rock and Alternative Music Society's taster session. Pizza and music, what more could you ask for?

Wed 2nd October

Kayak DSD Taster
12:30pm - 4:15pm
UEA River
Come along, do something different and try one of the uea+sport club's taster sessions for free, open to everyone. Please just turn up at the stated time and location, wear comfortable sports wear. Any questions please email ueakayak@gmail.com
Skate boarding taster session
1pm - 4pm
Meet in square
Get your skate on!
UEA VegBox MEET & GREET
1:30pm - 3:30pm
The Hive, Union House
Your chance to find out more about UEA VegBox and see what we have to offer: Come check out our weekly stall in the HIve and join us for a casual Meet & Greet afterwards!
Sustainability Taster Session: Zero Waste Workshop
2pm - 4pm
Bookable Room 4, Union House
Do-It-Yourself Zero Waste Workshop
Rounders Taster Session
2:30pm - 5pm
Meeting Point outside sportspark
Come along to Rounders Society's taster session for a game of rounders and a run around!
Gym tour - all events
2nd October 3:30pm - 23rd October 5:30pm
Various
Join Unifitness society for our free tour of many gyms in Norwich including the Sportspark, Phoenix, Open, Complete fitness, Pure gym castle mall and Henderson park
Gym tour - Sportspark
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sportspark
Free taster session in the Sportspark gym with like-minded fitness enthusiasts. Then join us for a drink in Blue Bar to get to know new members and catch up with old friends!
Egg Box Publishing Introduction and Zine Workshop
5pm - 7pm
Bookable Room 1, Union House
Egg Box is ready for a new year, are you?
UEATV Big Meet
5pm - 6pm
Lecture Theater 4
M.A.S.S Soc - First members meet-up
6pm - 7pm
Blue Bar, UEA
Our first get together of the year, to meet new members and catch up with old friends. We would love to share a drink and get to know you better.
Showchoir Taster Session
7pm - 9pm
Congregation Hall 01.20
Meet our committee!

Thu 3rd October

BioSoc welcome treasure hunt
6:30pm - 9pm
Meet in the square
The hunt is on!
Ballet Club DSD Taster Session
3rd October 8pm - 10th October 10pm
Blackdale School Room 0.08
Come along, do something different and try one of the uea+sport club's taster sessions for free, open to everyone. Please just turn up at the stated time and location, wear comfortable sports wear. Any questions please email ueaballet@gmail.com

Fri 4th October

Gym Tour - Phoenix Gym
5pm - 7pm
Phoenix Gym, NR3 3AF
Free taster session in the Phoenix gym with like-minded fitness enthusiasts.
Surf DSD Taster
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Sportspark Pool
Come along, do something different and try one of the uea+sport club's taster sessions for free, open to everyone. Please just turn up at the stated time and location with suitable swimwear to change into. Any questions please email ueasurf@gmail.com
Surf DSD Taster
8:30pm - 9:30pm
Sportspark Pool
Come along, do something different and try one of the uea+sport club's taster sessions for free, open to everyone. Please just turn up at the stated time and location with suitable swimwear to change into. Any questions please email ueasurf@gmail.com

Sat 5th October

Mountaineering Club & Day Walk Society DSD Taster
9am - 4pm
Meet outside the LCR or at the train station
A joint taster giving you an idea of the beautiful walks that Norwich has to offer.
Navigate Norfolk Broads (Potter Heigham) Day Trip
11am - 4pm
Potter Heigham Broad Walk
Come and enjoy the beautiful countryside and scenery that Norfolk has to offer with one of the 14 Navigate Norfolk day trips on offer.
Navigate Norfolk: Social Cycling
11am - noon
Meet outside Sportspark entrance
This is your chance to explore the wonderful Norfolk countryside on two wheels – borrow one of our bikes and join our recreational rides, every Saturday at 11am, for only £1!
Beginner Surf Lesson
1pm - 5pm
Meet at Congregation Hall
Fashion society: vintage shop tour
1pm - 4pm
Meet outside congregation hall
Time to find some bargains!
Ballet Club DSD Beginner's Taster Session
5th October 4pm - 12th October 5pm
Sportspark Dance Studio
Come along, do something different and try one of the uea+sport club's taster sessions for free. This session is aimed at beginners. Please wear comfortable sports wear. Any questions please email ueaballet@gmail.com
Ballet Club DSD Intermediate Taster Session
5th October 5pm - 12th October 6pm
Sportspark Dance Studio
Come along, do something different and try one of the uea+sport club's taster sessions for free. This session is aimed at intermediates. Please wear comfortable sports wear. Any questions please email ueaballet@gmail.com
Ballet Club DSD Advanced Taster Session
5th October 6pm - 12th October 7pm
Sportspark Dance Studio
Come along, do something different and try one of the uea+sport club's taster sessions for free. This session is aimed at advanced. Please wear comfortable sports wear. Any questions please email ueaballet@gmail.com
Portuguese Society Taster Session
7pm - 10pm
Bookable Room 6, Union House
The Portuguese Society invite you to a traditional Portuguese dinner!!

Sun 6th October

Rounders
2:30pm - 5pm
Meet outside Sportspark

Mon 7th October

Students For Global Health: Hummus and Hellos!
6pm - 7pm
Bookable Room 1
This event is aimed at anyone who has an interest in Global Health!
Coppafeel taster session
6:30pm - 8pm
Bookable Room 6, Union House
Meet the uniboob team!

Tue 8th October

TEDx Taster Session
5pm - 7pm
Julian Studies Centre 3.02
Tempted to speak? Where to start…
Tamil Society Taster Session: Tamil Dancing
7pm - 10pm
Bookable Room 4, Union House
Join Tamil Society for a dance taster session with a professional choreographer!

Wed 9th October

Gym Tour - Open Gym
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Open Gym, Norwich
Free taster session in Open gym with like-minded fitness enthusiasts, including free bootcamp class from 4.30pm
Art society
7pm - 9pm
LCR
Bob Ross Painting in the LCR!

Fri 11th October

Knitting and Crochet Taster Session: Knit a UEA Bunny
3pm - 5pm
Congregation Hall 0.13
Hopping from campus into your arms!
Gym Tour - Complete Fitness Gym
7pm - 9pm
Complete fitness, Norwich
Free taster session in complete fitness gym with like-minded fitness enthusiasts.

Sat 12th October

Beginner Surf Lesson
9am - 1pm
Meet at Congregation Hall
UEA Equestrian Club Hacking Event
10am - 4pm
Squirrel Wood Equestrian Centre
Come to UEA Equestrian Club's Hacking event, try out horse-riding and meet new people!
Navigate Norfolk: Social Cycling
11am - noon
Meet outside Sportspark entrance
This is your chance to explore the wonderful Norfolk countryside on two wheels – borrow one of our bikes and join our recreational rides, every Saturday at 11am, for only £1!

Tue 15th October

Do Something Different Ambassador Training
5pm - 6pm
Bookable Room 6
Compulsory Training for 2019/2020 Do Something Different Ambassadors

Wed 16th October

Gym tour - Pure Gym Castle Mall
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Pure gym, Castle Mall
Free taster session in Pure gym, Castle Mall, with like-minded fitness enthusiasts.

Thu 17th October

Burlesque Society: Tea and Tassels
7pm - 9pm
Join Burlesque Society for a refreshing evening of tea and crafts.

Sat 19th October

Navigate Norfolk Cromer Beach Clean Day Trip
11am - 4pm
Cromer Beach
Come and enjoy the beautiful countryside and scenery that Norfolk has to offer with one of the 14 Navigate Norfolk day trips on offer.
Navigate Norfolk: Social Cycling
11am - noon
Meet outside Sportspark entrance
This is your chance to explore the wonderful Norfolk countryside on two wheels – borrow one of our bikes and join our recreational rides, every Saturday at 11am, for only £1!

Wed 23rd October

Gym Tour - Henderson recreation park
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Henderson recreation ground
Free taster session in Henderson recreation ground with like-minded fitness enthusiasts.

Sat 26th October

Beginner Surf Lesson
9am - 1pm
Meet at Congregation Hall
Navigate Norfolk Broads Weavers Way Circular Trail Day Trip
11am - 4pm
Weaver's Way (Meet at UEA Mega Bus Stop)
Enjoy the beautiful countryside and scenery that Norfolk has to offer with one of the 14 Navigate Norfolk day trips on offer. This trip will be a 8.6 mile circular walk beginning at Acle. You will be picked up/dropped off at UEA mega bus stop.

Sat 2nd November

Navigate Norfolk Holt Country Park Day Trip
11am - 4pm
Holt Country Park (Meet at UEA Mega Bus Stop)
Come and enjoy the beautiful countryside and scenery that Norfolk has to offer with one of the 14 Navigate Norfolk day trips on offer. uea+sport provides a coach to and from UEA campus.

Sat 16th November

Navigate Norfolk Burlingham Woodland Walk Day Trip
11am - 4pm
Burlingham Woodland Walk (meet at UEA Mega Bus Stop)
Come and enjoy the beautiful countryside and scenery that Norfolk has to offer with one of the 14 Navigate Norfolk day trips on offer.

Sat 30th November

Navigate Norfolk Thetford Forest Day Trip
11am - 4pm
Thetford Forest (Meet at UEA Mega Bus Stop)
Come and enjoy the beautiful countryside and scenery that Norfolk has to offer with one of the 14 Navigate Norfolk day trips on offer.

Sat 7th December

Sat 25th January

Navigate Norfolk Horsey Seals Day Trip
11am - 4pm
Horsey Beach (Meet at UEA Mega Bus Stop)
Come and enjoy the beautiful countryside and scenery that Norfolk has to offer with one of the 14 Navigate Norfolk day trips on offer.

Sat 8th February

Navigate Norfolk Broads Great Eastern Pingo Trail Day Trip
11am - 4pm
Great Eastern Pingo Trail (Meet at UEA Mega Bus)
Come and enjoy the beautiful countryside and scenery that Norfolk has to offer with one of the 14 Navigate Norfolk day trips on offer. This trip will be an 8 mile circular walk.

Sat 22nd February

Navigate Norfolk Brancaster Day Trip
10:45am - 4pm
Brancaster (Meet at UEA Mega Bus Stop)
Come and enjoy the beautiful countryside and scenery that Norfolk has to offer with one of the 14 Navigate Norfolk day trips on offer.

Sat 7th March

Navigate Norfolk Blakeney Coastal Walk Day Trip
10:45am - 4pm
Blakeney Coastal Walk (Meet at UEA Mega Bus Stop)
Come and enjoy the beautiful countryside and scenery that Norfolk has to offer with one of the 14 Navigate Norfolk day trips on offer.

Sat 21st March

Navigate Norfolk Blickling Estate Day Trip
11am - 4pm
Blicking (Meet at UEA Mega Bus Stop)
Come and enjoy the beautiful countryside and scenery that Norfolk has to offer with one of the 14 Navigate Norfolk day trips on offer.

Sat 25th April

Navigate Norfolk Winterton Day Trip
11am - 4pm
Winterton (Meet at Mega Bus Stop)
Come and enjoy the beautiful countryside and scenery that Norfolk has to offer with one of the 14 Navigate Norfolk day trips on offer.

Sat 9th May

Navigate Norfolk Cromer Day Trip
11am - 4pm
Cromer (Meet at UEA Mega Bus Stop)
Come and enjoy the beautiful countryside and scenery that Norfolk has to offer with one of the 14 Navigate Norfolk day trips on offer.
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