Welcome Activities - Daytime

We are very excited to announce our official daytime line-up for our Freshers' and Welcome Week period.

Here is the line-up so far:

Saturday 2nd September: 'Arrivals Weekend Day One': 

  • Meet the Guild team, find out about the plans - all day (9am-5pm) @ the Guild Space at the Maltings
  • Music, photo-booth & food stands @ the Guild Space, open to all UCB students

Sunday 3rd September: 'Arrivals Weekend Day Two': 

  • Meet the Guild - all day (9am-5pm) @ the Guild Space at the Maltings
  • Free breakfast for residents 10am-1pm
  • Free Coffee and cake & Meet the Health and Wellbeing Team @ The Guild Space, 1pm-4pm  
  • Free Guild Film Night including popcorn! 6pm-10pm

Monday 4th September

  • Free Giant board games and mingling @ the Guild Space - 10am-2pm
  • Indoor picnic @ the Guild Space - 2pm-5pm - drop in whenever you like but remember to bring a dish! 
  • Free Give-it-a-go sports session: Football (6pm-8pm), Maltings Sports Hall
  • Free Give-it-a-go sports session: Jiu Jitsu (8pm-9.30pm), Maltings Sports Hall

Tuesday 5th September

  • Free 'Chill out' afternoon - crafts, reading and chill-out zone @ the Guild Space - 2pm-5pm
  • Free Mindfulness Session @ the Dance Studio (next to the Guild Space). Session one: 10am, Session two: 2pm.
  • Free Give-it-a-go sports session: Netball (2pm-3pm), Maltings Sports Hall
  • Free Give-it-a-go sports session: Cheerleading (3pm-5pm), Maltings Sports Hall

Thursday 7th September

  • Societies Fayre - find out more about our student societies or even find out about setting your own! (12-2pm), the Guild Space @ the Maltings
  • Free Give-it-a-go sports session: Dance (7pm-9pm), Maltings Dance Studio

Friday 8th September

  • Photo treasure hunt
  • Free Give-it-a-go sports session: Rugby (5pm-7pm), Maltings Sports Hall
  • Free Give-it-a-go sports session: Zumba (7pm-8pm), Maltings Dance Studio

Sunday 10th September

  • The Guild's 'BIG  NIGHT IN' @ the Guild Space from 6pm-10pmMake sure you come dressed in your onesies & pjs! (free)

Wednesday 13th September

  • Freshers' Fayre, 12-4pm @ the Maltings Sports Hall 

Friday 15th September

  • Alton Towers Day Trip - tickets availeable via Fatsoma (or included with the platinum wristband)

Unless otherwise specified, the above events are free and open to all UCB students.

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Posted on 15th August 2017