What's On

Truro MedSoc Pub Quiz
8th September
County Arms, Highertown, Truro, TR1 3PY
To get the year started Truro Medsoc will be testing your knowledge! Prepare for a variety of topics as you compete for victory.
Surf BBQ & Film
17th September
Penryn Campus, Glasney Park BBQ area, Exchange Yellow
Fal surf will be hosting a BBQ in Glasney park BBQ area on the first Sunday of move in weekend to get to know all freshers. Afterwards we will head to the exchange to watch classic surf film, Surf's Up.
CSMSA Freshers Welcome
17th September
Upper Stannary
Welcome to Freshers - Introduction to existing students and committee.
Song Writer's BBQ
17th September
The BBQ pit between Glasney Parc/View
Wind down from your move in weekend by joining at the BBQ pit between Glasney Parc and View. We'll provide the music and BBQ and you can bring your own food and plenty to drink!
Eco Soc Bird Ringing
18th September
Meet outside the Exchange
Have the chance to get up close and personal with some of our local birds! Learn how to handle and ring a variety of species from some of our student experts. Wear walking boots or wellies and appropriate weather clothing.
Kayaking Harbour Paddle
18th September
Falmouth Watersports Centre
Fun but casual paddle exploring around Falmouth harbor, suitable for any ability. We will finish off the session by playing some fun games to help everyone make the most of their time and hopefully make some friends!
Christian Union Cream Tea
18th September
Lawn between Penryn Campus shop and the Stannary
Join us for a free civilised cream tea. Whether you prefer it the Cornish or Devonshire way, we'd love to see you there.
Fetish Lunchtime Meet Up!
18th September
Packet Station Wetherspoons
Come join us for our regular meeting, lunch/coffee in Wetherspoons! We’ll be sat upstairs with a little bird on the table – feel free to drop in whenever.
Geog Soc Icebreakers: Map your campus
18th September
Peter Lanyon Seminar 2
This is a great chance to meet your GeogSoc committee and fellow Geographers/ Environmental Scientists! Get to know everyone on your course with some icebreakers and then test your mapping skills as you find your way around campus.
Pride Big Draw on the Grass
18th September
Walled Gardens, Tremough House
Join us the Walled Gardens, behind Tremough House, for an afternoon of socialising and arts 'n' crafts. Paper and pens provided, but feel free to bring your own projects and supplies too.
Kayaking Harbour Paddle
18th September
Falmouth Watersports Centre
Fun but casual paddle exploring around Falmouth harbor, suitable for any ability. We will finish off the session by playing some fun games to help everyone make the most of their time and hopefully make some friends!
Quidditch "No, we don't fly...": Everything you've ever wanted to ask about Quidditch
18th September
Penryn Campus, Exchange Yellow
"...wait, how many balls?" What even is Quidditch? Come along & find out!
Truro MedSoc Beach Sports
18th September
Perranporth beach and The Watering Hole
Get ready to get sandy as we try out some beach sports at Perranporth. All abilities welcome for a relaxed evening of beach rounders, rugby, and cricket. All that to be followed by the option of drinks in the beach bar The Watering Hole.
Christian Union BBQ
18th September
BBQ Area by Glasney Parc/Glasney Lodge
Before the first Stannary event, why not grab a burger while chewing down a thought provoking talk.
Rugby Taster Session
18th September
Penryn Rugby Club (TR10 8NT)
Meet at the Porter's Lodge 15 minutes before start time to come along to a taster training session with returning members of the club.
Tang Soo Do Training
18th September
Penryn Campus, Sports Hall
Come and join us for a free session of Tang Soo Do, an exciting Korean martial art. Kick ass and get a six pack!
Gymnastics Free Taster Session
18th September
Penryn Gymnastics Club, Unit 9, Kernick Industrial Estate, TR10 9EP
Gymnastics is a fun, high adrenaline sport.We are a fun inclusive club who are happy to coach anyone who wants to learn.Our qualified coaches will help you learn the ropes of this sport & introduce you to apparatus & even muscles you were unaware of!
Freshers: Pirate Party
18th September
The Stannary, Penryn Campus
Set sail into your university experience with the first of FXU’s major Freshers events – THE PIRATE PARTY!
Christian Union Tea & Toast
18th September
Beside the Stannary - opposite the glass wall
We'll be providing free tea and toast following the Stannary event. You'll find us on your way out!
Eco Soc Mammal Trapping
19th September
Meet outside the Exchange
Join us for all the small mammals on campus! Have the chance to gain skills in survey techniques and handling of wood mice, voles and shrews. Wear walking boots or wellies and appropriate weather clothing.
Clubs, Student-Led Volunteering and RAD Fayre
19th September
Sports Hall, Penryn Campus
Come along to find out more about the sports clubs, student-led volunteering projects and fundraising opportunities we have on offer.
Eco Soc Invert Walk
19th September
Meet out the Exchange
Join us for a wander around the campus looking at some of the smaller wildlife: the invertebrates. Wear walking boots or wellies and appropriate weather clothing.
FXpectrUm A Brief Crash Course in Autism
19th September
Daphne du Maurier Seminar C
Interested in Autism? Want to learn more? Come along to FXpectrUms first ever talk to hear more about the condition, it's benefits and how you can help understand autistic people. Open to everyone!
Shinty Taster Session
19th September
Penryn Campus, MUGA
An ancient & fast paced sport native to Scotland. This stick & ball game is played both on the ground and in the air. It is great for keeping fit and meeting new people. It is unisex with plenty of opportunities for fun and competitions. Worth a try!
Tremough English Meet & Greet
19th September
Upper Stannary
As one of the largest most vibrant societies on campus, we would love to give all potential members an opportunity to meet us and find out everything that we have to offer! Remember we are not just open to Falmouth and Exeter English students!
Sea Swimming Warm Up Swim
19th September
Gylly Beach, Falmouth
Join us for the first sea swim of the year! This is when the sea is at it's warmest - no wetsuits allowed.
Chess Club Session
19th September
Daphne du Maurier Seminar J
Come and play chess with a good accompaniment of good music
DofE Meet & Greet, first meeting
19th September
Penryn Campus, Peter Lanyon Seminar 3
Come along to our DofE Award Meeting! Whether you're new to the award, want to do your Gold, or have already started & want to finish whilst here, we can help you go to St James Palace! We also welcome volunteers to help run sessions.
Table Top Gaming Mixed Game Event/Taster Session
19th September
Daphne du Maurier Seminar D
Easy drop in session with group 'Wearwolf' game towards the end.
Athletics Track & Field Taster
19th September
Carn Brea Leisure Centre
We will be heading to Carn Brea Athletics Track to begin winter training. Open to athletes of all abilities & experience, we offer sprint, middle & long distance training, as well as field events, all led by qualified coaches. Bring £3 for track fee.
Welcome English
19th September
TBC
A free Social English course for any students whose first language is not English.
Feccles Drama Welcome Talk & Improv Session
19th September
Upper Stannary 6-6.30pm, DM Seminar L 6.30-8.30pm
Come and hear about Feccles Drama's opportunities for actors, writers, stage crew, techies and designers. After the welcome talk get your improv acting on with fun games and exercises. Meet in the upper stannary at 6pm, moving to DM Seminar L at 6.30
FXpectrUm Trip to Palacio Lounge
19th September
Palacio Lounge, Falmouth
Come and see what our regular trips to Falmouth are like! We'll be meeting at the campus bus stops at 6pm and heading to Palacio Lounge for a tasty meal. The restaurant caters for allergies. Email us with any queries: fxpectrum.as@gmail.com
Lacrosse Freshers Taster Session
19th September
Penryn Campus, MUGA
Come and try out Lacrosse! First timers and seasoned professionals are all welcome. All kit will be provided. Women's training from 6-7.30, Men's from 7.30-9pm. Find us on Facebook for more info/details.
Video Gaming First Social
19th September
Exchange Seminar Blue
Come along to our first social of the year to meet your fellow gamers and have a laugh! With a relaxed, friendly atmosphere all are welcome to come along.
Ladies Rugby with Penryn Rugby Club
19th September
Penryn Rugby Club (TR10 8NT)
Join Penryn ladies rugby team for an evening of fun in the mud. We're a successful team looking for new players. No experience necessary. Wear comfortable sports clothes, if you have boots fantastic if not don't worry wear trainers.
Meditation Taster Session
19th September
Peter Lanyon Seminar 2
A guided meditation to give a flavour of the weekly sessions. All welcome! Come along if you've never tried it before in your life, or if you practise regularly. It's a great practice to get into for stress-relief, relaxation and awareness.
Touch Rugby Training Session
19th September
Penryn Rugby Club (TR10 8NT)
Come along and have a go at Touch Rugby
Christian Union Acoustic Cafe
19th September
Espressini/Hillbilly's
A chilled evening of live music and refreshments with a short talk.
Horror Society Film Screening
19th September
Peter Lanyon Lecture Theatre 1
The Horror Society will be showing the classic 'I know what you did last summer'.
Song Writer's Beach Evening
19th September
Gylly Beach
Join us for a relaxed evening on Gylly Beach! Bring enough food and drinks for the evening. It'll be a great chance to meet some new people in a chilled environment.
Ultimate Frisbee Free Training Session
19th September
Penryn College, TISA
Ultimate Frisbee is a fun, fast-paced sport for men and women, all based around a flying disc. All are welcome, no experience required! Please wear sports kit or something comfortable to run around in.
Volleyball Training Session
19th September
Penryn Campus, Sports Hall
Join us for our free volleyball training session! We welcome any and all abilities and would love to see you there!
Wild Doc Soc Attenborough Film Night
19th September
Exchange Lecture Theatre
Join the Wild Doc Soc for our first film night of the year with an Attenborough inspired evening. We'll be watching one of his great classics and free snacks will be provided!
The Chorus Acapella Rehearsal
19th September
The Chapel Lecture Theatre
Come along and sing with the campuses Acapella Choir! Good laughs, lots of singing and biscuits provided!
Rugby Meet & Greet
19th September
Penryn Campus, Stannary Bar
A casual meet and greet in the upper Stannary.
Pride Fresher's Night Out
19th September
Grapes, Falmouth
Head down to Grapes on Falmouth High Street for drinks and socialising - optional dress code is RAINBOW!
Kayaking Harbour Paddle
20th September
Falmouth Watersports Centre
Fun but casual paddle exploring around Falmouth harbor, suitable for any ability. We will finish off the session by playing some fun games to help everyone make the most of their time and hopefully make some friends!
Societies Fayre
20th September
Sports Hall, Penryn Campus
Come along to find out more about the societies we have on offer.
Christian Union Drop in & Refresh
20th September
Lawn between Penryn Campus Shop and The Stannary
Friendly faces, a chance to chat and edible refreshments along the way - come holla at us!
Beach Touch Rugby
20th September
Gylly Beach, Falmouth
A beach touch rugby event, with BBQ present, at Gylly beach. In association with the CSM Rugby team and O2 Touch
Beach Touch Rugby
20th September
Eco Soc Bird Walk
20th September
Meet outside the Exchange
Join us for a stroll around campus and the surrounding area identifying a whole host of different bird species with some student experts! Wear walking boots or wellies and appropriate weather clothing.
Kayaking Harbour Paddle
20th September
Falmouth Watersports Centre
Fun but casual paddle exploring around Falmouth harbor, suitable for any ability. We will finish off the session by playing some fun games to help everyone make the most of their time and hopefully make some friends!
Horseriding Beginner Lesson
20th September
Wheel Buller, Meet at Penryn Campus Bus Stop hour before lesson for transport
Never ridden before or need to learn the basics? This beginner lesson will take you through walking, turning, & a bit of trotting. Lessons are £16.20 (booked through FXU online or in the office), plus £2 as fuel contribution to the driver
Tennis Taster Session
20th September
Falmouth Sports Club, TR11 4QJ
Free Taster Session
Airsoft Meet & Greet
20th September
Penryn Rugby Club (TR10 8NT)
Come down and see what airsoft is really about! Get you hands on some of the equipment we use and talk to some of our older members! Meet at the stannary and we will walk you down!
Archery Taster Session
20th September
Penryn Campus, MUGA
Come and have a go at Archery, with FXU Archery Club and our instructors from Primal Pursuits, Constantine! Whether you've never shot before or you're a seasoned archer yourself, all are welcome!
Shinty Taster Session
20th September
Falmouth, Dracaena Centre, Meet at Campus bus stop
An ancient & fast paced sport native to Scotland. This stick & ball game is played both on the ground & in the air. It is great for keeping fit & meeting new people. It is unisex with plenty of opportunities for fun & comps. Worth a try whilst here!
Surf's Pre-Festifal Beach Party
20th September
Gylly Beach, Falmouth
Come join Fal Surf on Gylly beach before we head out to Festifal for the night! Fun planned includes a beach BBQ, volleyball tournament, sea swimming, and ultimate frisbee.
Pride Trans & Nonbinary Meet-Up
20th September
Email for location
Cheerleading Training
20th September
Penryn Campus, Sports Hall
A brief showing or what cheerleading involves, meet the team and a chance to jump straight in and give it a go!
Jazz Harbour Taster Session
20th September
The Chapel Lecture Theatre
We are the campus Jazz band and welcome any instruments at all playing levels. Come along for our first rehearsal of the year!
Climbing Indoor Taster Session
20th September
Granite Planet, Kernick Industrial Estate, TR10 9EP, Meet 5:45pm outside Compass to walk down
Come along to our local climbing wall, for an indoor climbing taster session! We'll show you the ropes of climbing (excuse the pun) & teach you all the skills you need to become a confident climber :) Cost: £4.50
Fencing experience!
20th September
Penryn Campus, Sports Hall
A free, kit-inclusive fencing session for everyone. All abilities welcome so come along even if you are a complete beginner! A qualified coach will be there to guide you through the basics, just get some kit on and experience it for yourself!
Harry Potter Welcome to Hogwarts
20th September
Peter Lanyon Seminar 3
Drop in for an evening of shenanigans, games and food! Get back to your childish roots with an evening filled with such classics as: Post-it-note Guess Who, Werewolf and more (all Harry Potter themed of course!).
Christian Union Free Meal
20th September
Emmanuel Baptist Church
We'll be providing a free meal at Emmanuel Baptist Church in Falmouth, followed by a short talk. There will be people at the bus stops on campus from 6.30pm to escort you there!
Rugby Taster Session
20th September
Penryn Rugby Club (TR10 8NT)
Meet at the Porter's lodge 15 minutes before start time to come along to a taster training session with returning members of the club.
Sci-Fi Film Screening
20th September
Exchange Lecture Theatre
A screening of a TBD film. Bring snacks, bring your friends and enjoy some Sci-Fi goodness.
The Force Academy Star Wars Movie Viewing
20th September
Peter Lanyon Lecture 5
A chance to watch one of the classic movies from the saga and meet the Force Academy's Committee.
Viva Voce Taster Session
20th September
The Chapel Lecture Theatre
Opportunity to try out Penryn Campus' Chamber Choir. We are a non-audition choir, anyone is welcome, no matter how much musical knowledge or experience you have. Rehearsing once a week, the majority of our repertoire is acaepella.
Hip-Hop Beginner Taster Session
20th September
Penryn Campus Sports Centre, Studio
A Hip-Hop taster class for beginners
Airsoft Social
20th September
Penryn Campus, Stannary Bar
Come out with us and enjoy our favourite spots in Falmouth!
CSM FC Trials
20th September
Penryn College, STP
Trials for CSM FC, the only university football team on campus that plays Saturday league foot ball. Meet at glasney lodge at 7.30pm and a current member of the team will take you to Penryn College STP. Look forward to seeing you there!
Kayaking Pool Session
20th September
Ships & Castles Leisure Centre, Falmouth
Come to the pool to learn some basic kayak skills and tricks in the warmth of a heated pool! People of any ability are encouraged to come along and have a go, we'll help make sure that you are comfortable and happy at all times.
Yoga Taster Session (Hatha Yoga)
20th September
King Charles School, Falmouth TR11 4RB
Hatha yoga encompasses a slower style of yoga, through practices of classic postures and yogic breathing exercises. With no pervious yoga experience needed, come and enjoy some well deserved zen and ‘me time’ with just you and your mat.
Hip-Hop Intermediate Taster Session
20th September
Penryn Campus Sports Centre, Studio
An intermediate taster session for Hip-Hop
Eco Soc Mammal Trapping
21st September
Meet outside the Exchange
Join us for all the small mammals on campus! Have the chance to gain skills in survey techniques and handling of wood mice, voles and shrews. Wear walking boots or wellies and appropriate weather clothing.
Kayaking Harbour Paddle
21st September
Falmouth Watersports Centre
Fun but casual paddle exploring around Falmouth harbor, suitable for any ability. We will finish off the session by playing some fun games to help everyone make the most of their time and hopefully make some friends!
Yoga Taster Session (Ashtanga Yoga)
21st September
Penryn Campus, Studio
Come an experience Ashtanga yoga, a more rapidly flowing style of yoga established in more complex poses. This class is perfect for, those of you who want some space from the craziness of Freshers with a challenging yet fun low-intensity class.
Feminist Society Cake Morning
21st September
Seminar Room TBC
Come along to chat about feminism, find out what Feminist Society is all about and enjoy some free cake! We will talking about what FemSoc typically gets up to throughout the year and about feminism in general. Everyone is welcome!
Christian Union Question for a Cookie
21st September
Falmouth Accomodation venyes such as The View, Armyn house etc.
Friendly faces, a chance to chat and edible refreshments along the way - come holla at us!
Surf Beginners Taster Session
21st September
Local Surf School
Fal Surf will be renting a coach to take you to friends at a local surf school where you can have lessons and rent wetsuits and boards if needs be. Spend the afternoon embracing the best Cornwall can offer!
Tolkien An unexpected Meeting (Meeting with the council!)
21st September
The Stannary
Aiya melda (or hello friends in Elvish)! Meet us in the Stannary for an informal meeting with the Council of the Tolkien Society; a chance to chat with not only the committee but other students who all have something in common; a love of Tolkien!
Vegertarian & Vegan Falafel Meet Up!
21st September
The Moor (Close to the Bus Stop and KFC)
This is an opportunity to meet up with like minded people and enjoy some delicious falafels from the always amazing Fal Falafel. Meet us next to vegan hotspot KFC, right next to the final bus stop in Falmouth and we'll show you where to go!
Kayaking Harbour Paddle
21st September
Falmouth Watersports Centre
Fun but casual paddle exploring around Falmouth harbor, suitable for any ability. We will finish off the session by playing some fun games to help everyone make the most of their time and hopefully make some friends!
Hockey Beach BBQ
21st September
Gylly Beach, Falmouth
A gathering at Gylly beach with the men's & ladies hockey club. Make sure you have joined our Facebook group to get all the details.
Hockey Beach BBQ
21st September
Expedition Pendennis Point & Beaches - Welcome to Cornwall!
21st September
Meet outside the Seven Stars pub in Falmouth
Come & join us for a great opportunity to see the local landscape of Falmouth, with a walk up to Pendennis Point & around to Castle, Gyllyngvase & Swanpool beaches. Meet outside Seven Stars pub in Falmouth, get a bus from Penryn Campus to Moor.
Labour Putting the SOCIAL in socialism
21st September
PL Seminar Room TBC
Join us for squash and pizza, to discuss your views on politics and society. People of any, or not political perspective are warmly invited. Basically, all are welcome!
Libertarian Soak the Politician
21st September
At the libertarian society we truly believe in the expression of others and small government, so what better way to express this then with water guns. For a wild wet and weirdly political time come down for one hell of a event.
Politics Meet & Greet
21st September
Peter Lanyon Seminar 3
The initial gathering of both students and staff members where first years can meet their committee, socialise with their new course mates and share their passion for politics.
Table Tennis Taster Session
21st September
Penryn Campus, Sports Hall
Come along to the very first and very free table tennis session running in Penryn Campus Sports Centre. This will be a relaxed taster to let you meet new people and try out a fun sport.
Archery Taster Session
21st September
Penryn Campus, MUGA
Come and have a go at Archery, with FXU Archery Club and our instructors from Primal Pursuits, Constantine! Whether you've never shot before or you're a seasoned archer yourself, all are welcome!
Renewable Energy Society (RES) Meet & Greet
21st September
Upper Stannary
Come along and meet current members and committee of the RES Society! We will be around to answer questions and give information about the society.
BeeSoc Honey Tasting & Quiz Night
21st September
Peter Lanyon Seminar 2
Still buzzing from summer? We're having a honey-tasting and quiz session, come along and test your taste-buds and bee knowledge with a variety of honey products and have a chat with us about our plans for the year!
CSMEG & GfGD Introduction to the Geology Society
21st September
Exchange Seminar Red
Introduction to the Geology Society and CSM Geology for Global Development.
CSMEG & GfGD Introduction to the Geology Society
21st September
Exchange Seminar Red
Introduction to the Geology Society and CSM Geology for Global Development.
Mary's Meals - Welcome to Mary's Meals FXU
21st September
Penryn Campus (Room TBC)
A chance to find out more and meet the team.
Stitching Taster Session
21st September
Daphne du Maurier Seminar D
Come and try out some knitting and crochet! All abilities welcome from novice to master. Equipment available but feel free to bring your own.
FXpectrUm Meet & Greet
21st September
Peter Lanyon Staff Room
Come along for a chilled out meet & greet session for people with or interested in autism! There will be cake, chilled music and some relaxed activities if you don't feel like talking :)
Love the Oceans - Welcome and Info Talk
21st September
Penryn Campus (Room TBC)
A chance to find out more about Love the Oceans and our conservation projects and fundraising work.
Pride Beach Games at Gylly
21st September
Gylly Beach
Come to Gylly Beach for an evening of ball games, music and fun activities. Bring your own snacks and we'll provide the games (Weather permitting)
Ultimate Frisbee Free Training Session
21st September
Kernick Fields, Penryn Industrial Estate
Ultimate Frisbee is a fun, fast-paced sport for men and women, all based around a flying disc. All are welcome, no experience required! Please wear sports kit or something comfortable to run around in.
Athletics Track & Field Taster
21st September
Carn Brea Leisure Centre
We will be heading to Carn Brea Athletics Track to begin winter training. Open to athletes of all abilities & experience, we offer sprint, middle & long distance training, as well as field events, all led by qualified coaches. Bring £3 for track fee.
Volleyball Training Session
21st September
Penryn Campus, Sports Hall
Join us for our free volleyball training session! We welcome any and all abilities and would love to see you there!
Surf Life Saving Beach training taster session 1
21st September
Gylly SLSC, Gylly Beach, Falmouth (6pm start)
Come along to Gylly Beach to try out the equipment! Surf skis and boards will be available to try out and members present to give advice and any information needed. A great introduction to the sport or just a chance to get back on the water!
Feccles Drama Skills & Bar and Bards
21st September
Upper Stannary 6-6.30pm, DM Seminar L 6.30-8.30pm and Upper Stannary 8.30pm
A chance to see how we run our weekly skills sessions, developing strength in speech, movement, emotional connection and more key skills! . After the session get dressed up for a night through the bars & clubs of Falmouth!
Tremough Follies Taster Session
21st September
AMATA Studio C
Come & meet musical minded people as we play drama & music games, a chance to get to know everyone so that we can begin to prepare for our showcase & spring musical! We are a welcoming society for Falmouth & Exeter University students & the community
Hockey Mens Taster Session
21st September
Pool Academy, See Facebook group for transport arrangements
CSM Hockey's training session is open to anyone and everyone interested in playing hockey. Whether you've played for years or don't know what a hockey stick looks like, come and get involved
Book Club Movie Night
21st September
Exchange Seminar Blue
Join the Book Club for our first movie night of the year. It's the perfect chill evening to make new friends, eat snacks and relax - so comfy clothes and onsies are encouraged!
Christian Union Nerf Night
21st September
Emmanuel Baptish Church, Falmouth
If you would like to vent some of the pent up stress from Freshers week, come along to our Nerf Night for the chance to engage in some harmless childish fun!
Pokemon: The First Movie Film Showing
21st September
Exchange Lecture Theatre
Join us to meet our members and relax with the first Pokemon movie!
Shinty: Pub Tour
21st September
Penryn Campus, Stannary Bar
Beginning at your local The Stannary. We will be going through Penryn as well as on to Falmouth. Great way to get to know the best pubs around as well as our sports club!
Dodgeball Free Taster Session
21st September
Penryn Campus, Sports Hall
Dodgeball is a fast paced high intensity game played right across the world! A rapid growing sport and a 'sport for all'. Something new and fun to try! Come along & get involved for free!
Football FalEx Trials
21st September
Penryn College, STP
Trials for the University football teams, players of all abilities are welcome to attend. These trials will determine the playing squad for the forthcoming season.
Song Writer's Pub Tour
21st September
Stannary 8pm then Falmouth town
Let us guide you through your first student night in Falmouth with our 'Back to School' themed Pub Tour of the town.
Tremough English 'The Great Odyssey Pub Tour'
21st September
Upper Stannary/Falmouth
Tremough English Society is proud to announce the return of the legendary Odyssey Pub Tour, the perfect introduction to Falmouth night life for all Freshers!
Gymnastics Free Taster Session
21st September
Gymnastics is a fun, high adrenaline sport.We are a fun inclusive club who are happy to coach anyone who wants to learn.Our qualified coaches will help you learn the ropes of this sport & introduce you to apparatus & even muscles you were unaware of!
History Pub Tour
21st September
The Stannary - Town
Come & meet the History Society! Learn the ropes of a classic Falmouth night-out!
Athletics Olympic Themed Social
21st September
Penryn Campus, Stannary Bar
Put on your sports gear, get colorful, creative and head down to the Stannary for the first big FXU Athletics Social of the year, and we will head into Falmouth town later on!
Cricket Meet & Greet
21st September
Penryn Campus, Stannary Bar
This is a chance for new members to meet the committee, and know who's who before the night begins. It'll be a chance to socialize and ask any questions you may have before the beginning of pre-season.
Eco Soc Social
21st September
Meet in Wetherspoons
EcoSoc's classic food chain pub crawl hits town for another year! 1st year's dress up as a producer/primary consumer, 2nd years as secondary consumers and 3rd years as Masters=Tertiary consumer!
Hockey Mens First Social of the Year
21st September
Penryn Campus, Stannary Bar
After our first taster session we are holding the first hockey social of the year. The men's & women's teams will start in the Stannary on Campus before heading in to town to make sure all Fresher's have experienced the joys of Club I
Kayaking Harbour Paddle
22nd September
Falmouth Watersports Centre
Fun but casual paddle exploring around Falmouth harbor, suitable for any ability. We will finish off the session by playing some fun games to help everyone make the most of their time and hopefully make some friends!
Christian Union Free Picnic
22nd September
Lawn between Penryn Campus shop and The Stannary
A meet and greet with a free gourment sandwich - see you there!
Eco Soc Godrevy Seal Trip
22nd September
Meet outside the Exchange (Transport to Godrevy Beach)
Come and see the seals at Godrevy Beach! There are often huge haul-outs which can be seen from the viewpoint on top of the cliff! Transport provided. LIMITED SPACES so booking is essential. Email alg219@exeter.ac.uk
Expedition Beach Social (weather dependent)
22nd September
Swanpool Beach, Falmouth (accessed via coastal path from Gylly Beach)
Come & join us for the first social of the year! We will meet at Swanpool beach for a BBQ (vegetarian options available). Bring along your new friends and ideas of places you'd like to explore with the society in the coming year.
Green Living Fire & Food Session at the allotments
22nd September
Allotments in the Walled Garden
A chance to come and see the hidden gem on campus: The Walled Garden. Here we will have a small fire and provide some light food such as bread to cook over the flames. We will meet & share ideas we have for the society & do a bit of wedding/gardening
Runners BBQ
22nd September
Gylly Beach, Falmouth
Meet up on Gylly beach and have a BBQ. Great way of meeting like minded runners.
Fashion Scavenger Hunt
22nd September
Stannary/Town
Discover town & join our Fashion Scavenger Hunt and follow the clues that could lead you to a £40 gift card to split between the winning team of 4.
Her Campus Drop-in Session: What is Her Campus?
22nd September
Daphne du Maurier Seminar D
Do you like blogging, writing, photography, or journalism? Are you interested in the world of online media? If you’ve said yes to any of these, then Her Campus might just be for you!
Islamic Soc Friday Prayer
22nd September
Sports Centre First Floor
Islamic Society Friday Prayer
Kayaking Harbour Paddle
22nd September
Falmouth Watersports Centre
Fun but casual paddle exploring around Falmouth harbor, suitable for any ability. We will finish off the session by playing some fun games to help everyone make the most of their time and hopefully make some friends!
High Tea Biscuit Decorating
22nd September
Daphne du Maurier Seminar J
Come along for a relaxing afternoon of biscuit decorating and tea! Meet your fellow tea and cake enthusiasts and most importantly have fun!
Horseriding Novice Lesson
22nd September
Wheel Buller, Meet at Penryn Campus Bus Stop hour before lesson for transport
This lesson will be a chance to work on your trotting, so this lesson is perfect for those who haven't ridden in a while or confident in trot. Lessons are £16.20 (booked through FXU online or in the office), plus £2 as fuel contribution to the driver
Snorkel & Dive Try Dive
22nd September
Eden Lodge, Falmouth
This event is an opportunity for you to get a feel for diving and see if you would be interested in joining our society. We have 30 spaces so come along.
Beach Frisbee & BBQ
22nd September
Gylly Beach, Falmouth
A relaxed frisbee throw around on the beach followed by a barbecue to get to know everyone else in the club. Bring your own food (sausages and whatnot) and whack 'em on the grill! Check out our Kernow Ultimate Facebook Page
Penryn Press Meey & Greet
22nd September
Upper Stannary
As one of the most uniquely designed societies on campus, it is well worth coming along to find out exactly what we're offering here at Penryn Press. Come and have a look at what doors Penryn Press will open. You'll be surprised!
FXpectrUm: Bring your Special Interest!
22nd September
Peter Lanyon Staff Room
Super interested in something? Want to talk to people about it? Come along and meet FXpectrUm and find like-minded people! Open to anyone who's interested - not just diagnosed or self diagnosed autistic people.
Islamic Soc Fresher's BBQ
22nd September
Gylly Beach or Glasney Parc
A meet & greet for new and current students to get to know each other.
Snowsports Apres on the beach
22nd September
Gylly Beach, Falmouth
Since it’s freshers week, we're starting off easy and trading the snow for the sand. Come and join us as we kick off the season with some Apres fun on the beach. Bring your own food and drink and we’ll provide the rest
Ballroom & Latin Taster Session
22nd September
TBC
Free taster session for ballroom and Latin dancing. All abilities. Learn how to dance like those on strictly club dancing! Beginners and intermediate classes.
Badminton Social Taster Session
22nd September
Penryn Campus, Sports Hall
The social badminton session is a chance for players of any skill level to play badminton in a relaxed environment. A chance to meet committee & new people and enjoy the sport through mini games & short matches. Rackets & shuttles are provided.
Debating Introductory Meeting
22nd-29th September
Daphne du Maurier Seminar I
Come and introduce yourself over Freshers!
FX Orchestra Taster Rehearsal
22nd September
AMATA Studio L
Come along to the first taster rehearsal for FX Orchestra! We are the only group of our kind on campus and we play a wide range of music. We are open to all with no audition, so just bring yourself and your musical instrument and have some fun!
Pole Fitness 30 Min Taster Sessions
22nd September
TBC
Want to challenge yourself with something new? Want to have fun with friends and get a good workout at the same time? Then pole fitness is for you! Come along and learn the basics in our half an hour pole taster sessions for just £5.
Pride Film Screening of 'Pride'
22nd September
Daphne du Maurier Lecture Theatre A
Kick start the year with "Pride" (2014)! We will be hosting a screening with optional discussion afterwards.
Renewable Energy Society (RES) Beach BBQ
22nd September
Gylly Beach
Come and join us at Gylly beach where we will have a laid-back evening of food, drinks and fun. Meet other members and the committee of RES. Weather permitting so please check our society facebook page.
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