Welcome Fest Events

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Sun 22nd September

Welcome Back Wristband (For Returning Members)
19th September 10:30am - 28th September 3:30am
LCR
Pots and pans sale!!!
9am - 4pm
Exhibition Space, Union House
Come and get your pots and pans for the year ahead!!!
Free Mini Golf
10am - 5pm
LCR
Come along with your new housemates for a free game of mini-golf in the LCR
Welcome Back UV Party
10pm - 3am
Bar & Beyond Norwich

Mon 23rd September

Welcome Back Wristband (For Returning Members)
19th September 10:30am - 28th September 3:30am
LCR
Pots and pans sale!!!
9am - 4pm
Exhibition Space, Union House
Come and get your pots and pans for the year ahead!!!
buddy(su) campus tour
4pm - 5pm
The Hive - Union House
get to know campus with our buddy volunteer team
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.
Fresh T-Shirt Giveaway
10pm - 3am
Mantra Bar and Lounge

Tue 24th September

Welcome Back Wristband (For Returning Members)
19th September 10:30am - 28th September 3:30am
LCR
Pots and pans sale!!!
9am - 4pm
Exhibition Space, Union House
Come and get your pots and pans for the year ahead!!!
Societies Fair
11am - 6pm
Sportspark
buddy(su) wellbeing workshop
1pm - 3pm
take a break with the buddy(su) team with our first wellbeing workshop. learn a new skill, make something for your new home or meet someone new!
first generation students meet and greet
4pm - 6pm
Bookable Room 2, Union House
PG Laser Quest
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Quasar Norwich
DAMN FINE Safari in the City
10pm - 4am
Pop World

Wed 25th September

Welcome Back Wristband (For Returning Members)
19th September 10:30am - 28th September 3:30am
LCR
buddy(su) commuter breakfast meet up
8am - 9am
Chill out after your commute and join the buddy(su) team for a drop in breakfast. A meet up for all students who commute to UEA.
Plant Sale
9am - 5pm
The Street
Grab yourself a new plant and make your uni room your home!
Pots and pans sale!!!
25th September 9am - 2nd October 4pm
Exhibition Space, Union House
Come and get your pots and pans for the year ahead!!!
Sports Fair
10:30am - 4pm
Sportspark
Mature Students' Coffee and Cake
noon - 2pm
Scholars Bar, room 7/8
Students with disabilities meet and greet
2pm - 4pm
Bookable Room 2, Union House
Pride icebreaker
3:30pm - 6:30pm
blue bar
Welcome to the international subcommittee: meet and greet
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Bookable Room 1, Union House

Thu 26th September

Welcome Back Wristband (For Returning Members)
19th September 10:30am - 28th September 3:30am
LCR
Plant Sale
9am - 5pm
The Street
Grab yourself a new plant and make your uni room your home
Welcome Fair
noon - 5pm
Union House
people of colour safe space
5pm - 7pm
Bookable Room 2, Union House
mature students bar social
6pm - 9pm
Scholars Bar
Lollypop Thursday
10pm - 3am

Fri 27th September

Welcome Back Wristband (For Returning Members)
19th September 10:30am - 28th September 3:30am
LCR
Plant Sale
9am - 5pm
The Street
Grab yourself a new plant and make your uni room your home
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!
buddy(su) campus tour
3pm - 4pm
get to know campus with our buddy volunteer team
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.

Sat 28th September

Welcome Back Wristband (For Returning Members)
19th September 10:30am - 28th September 3:30am
LCR
buddy(su) Brunch In The City
11:30am - 3pm
The Forum, Millennium Plain, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 1TF
get to know Norwich with our buddy volunteer team with a free city tour followed by an optional Brunch at Bill's Restaurant, Norwich.
PG Bowling
3pm - 4:30pm
Bowling House

Sun 29th September

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!

Tue 1st October

buddy(su) commuter breakfast meet up
8am - 9am
Chill out after your commute and join the buddy(su) team for a drop in breakfast. A meet up for all students who commute to UEA
Welcome to the Non-binary and Women's Network!
3pm - 5pm
Bookable Room 6, Union House
Black History Month Open Mic
5:30pm - 7:30pm
The Hive
PG Rage Rooms
1st October 6pm - 2nd October 7pm
Rage Rooms Norwich

Wed 2nd October

buddy(su) wellingbeing workshop
2pm - 4pm
Bookable Room 1, Union House

Thu 3rd October

Welcome to the LGBT+ Campaign
5pm - 7pm
Bookable Room 6, Union House
PG Badminton
5:40pm - 6:20pm
Hall 2 - SportsPark
African and Caribbean Society Meet and Greet
6:30pm - 10pm
Congregation Hall 01.20

Fri 4th October

Experience More Fayre
11am - 4pm
The Hive
MathSoc Welcome Social
7pm - midnight
Meet at SU Red Bar
We're welcoming everyone at the SU Red Bar from 7pm before heading to Queen of Iceni Wetherspoons at 9pm by bus. We'll then head to UEA SU's 'Waterfront' club at 11pm where we're getting queue jump and £3 entry. Feel free to leave whenever you want!
P&A Soc First Social
7pm - 10pm
Arts 01.01
Join the Physics and Astronomy Society on our first social of the year!
Welcome Fest Week 2...American House Party
10pm - 4am
Pop World & Fetch

Sat 5th October

Beginner Surf Lesson
1pm - 5pm
Meet at Congregation Hall

Tue 8th October

Seed Collection
1pm - 4pm
UEA Campus - Meet in the Union House, in the Hive (the space by Unio Coffee Shop)

Wed 9th October

PG Campus Tour
1pm - 2pm
Scholars Bar & Lounge

Tue 15th October

Postgraduate Assembly: Election Edition
5:30pm - 7pm
Scholars Bar & Lounge

Wed 16th October

PG Badminton
5:40pm - 6:20pm
Hall 2 - SportsPark

Fri 18th October

Postgrad BBQ
5pm - 7pm
BBQ 7 at the Lake

Sat 19th October

Postgrads at the Market
2pm - 4pm
Norwich Market

Tue 22nd October

PG Football
5pm - 6pm
SportsPark - 3G Pitches

Fri 25th October

Digital Dictatorship
3pm - 5pm
Bookable Room 6, Union House

Wed 30th October

PG Welcome Party
30th October 6pm - 31st October 8:30pm
Scholars Bar & Lounge
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