Here you will find a range of great events and activities to get involved with. Check out the calendar and 'What's On' feed below and find your fun –  there is something for everyone!

Sun 2nd September

Meet & Greet
8pm - 10pm
County Arms, Truro
A chance for the new 3rd years to have a chilled evening and meet some of the committee and 4th years! The perfect opportunity to ask any burning questions about the year ahead and Truro!

Mon 3rd September

Medsoc Beach sports and BBQ
6pm - 9pm
Meet by the Watering Hole, Perranporth Beach
Come along to Perranporth beach for an evening of fun and food! Please bring your own food and drinks (BBQs provided) and some enthusiasm for games of rounders and touch rugby.

Fri 7th September

Medsoc Pub Tour
8pm - midnight
Starting point to be confirmed - check with committee
A night not to be missed! Come and enjoy the wonder that is Truro nightlife with a trip round some of the finer drinking establishments and if you’re lucky Bunters. Theme and starting point to be confirmed.

Sat 8th September

Medsoc Family Night
7pm - 10pm
Location & Times TBC
The idea is to create greater cohesion between years and to provide support networks so that 3rd years have somewhere to turn to ask questions and air concerns about the coming year! And of course to have fun!

Sun 9th September

Medsoc Walk
10am - 3pm
Location TBC
Time to blow away the cobweb and hangovers of induction week with a walk along some of Cornwall’s stunning coastline!

Tue 11th September

Medsoc Pub Quiz
8pm - 11pm
County Arms, Truro
Get competitive, have some fun and raise some money for charity! What more could you want on a Tuesday night! It’s in the county arms, come down grab a drink and join us in the downstairs room!!

Wed 12th September

Medsoc Netball Taster Session
5pm - 6pm
Penair School sports hall, Truro
Truro Medics Netball is a fun opportunity for everyone to get involved in netball! Come along to our fun netball taster session – all players of all abilities welcome, even if you’ve never touched a netball before!

Sat 15th September

Medsoc Pottery Painting
11am - 2pm
Location & Times TBC
A morning of fun and the chance to do something a bit different! Let your creative side come out and paint some pottery.

Sun 16th September

Medsoc Carvery
1pm - 4pm
County Arms, Truro
What a way to finish of the first 2 weeks of term than with a roast dinner and with the added bonus of NHS discount!
CSMSA Freshers Welcome Reception
7:30pm - 11pm
Upper Stannary
Formal social to allow incoming students to meet the committee and members of the older years.

Mon 17th September

Chill Out Zone
9am - 4:30pm
Students' Union, Penryn Campus
Take a break from the Freshers hustle and bustle and chill out with your students' union.
Geog Soc Icebreaker: Map your Campus
1pm - 3pm
Penryn Campus Room TBC
Relaxed introduction to the society where we explain who we are and what we do. then break off into groups and do a orienteering style competition round campus performing team activities at each stop.
Harbour Taster Paddle
1pm - 3pm
Falmouth Watersports Association
Pride Big Draw
1pm - 3pm
DDM Seminar TBC
We're kicking Fresher's Week off with afternoon of drawing & games. We'll bring paper, pens, glitter, and games, but feel free to bring your own too!
Get Involved with The Falmouth Anchor
2pm - 3:30pm
Exchange Seminar TBC
Find out what we do at The Falmouth Anchor as Cornwall’s award-winning and only student newspaper and how you can get involved! (With the added bonus of free food)
Isoc Halal Barbecue
2pm - 4pm
Gylly Beach
Come join us at Gylly Beach for a free barbecue. All food will be vegetarian or halal!
Christian Union International Cream Tea
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Grass between the Shop & Stannary
Event serving Cream Teas (done the Cornish way!) Aimed at International students, to show a bit of Cornish Culture.
Harbour Taster Paddle
4pm - 6pm
Falmouth Watersports Association
Autistic Society Board Games Night
5pm - 7pm
Peter Lanyon Staff Room
Come join us for a relaxed evening of board games. Meet other students on the spectrum and ask our committee any questions you have about our society!
Inter Halls
7pm - 2am
Stannary
Get to know your housemates and blocks. Compete against each other to win the coveted trophy.
Indoor Circuits and Plyometrics
8pm - 9pm
Penryn Campus Sports Centre- Sports Hall
Pride Night Out
8pm - 11pm
The Stable, Falmouth
Join us downstairs at The Stable in Falmouth Town- for drinks (soft or alcoholic!) or desserts, for the first Pride Society night out of the year! Pop in or stay a while, this is a casual social event.
Tang Soo Do Taster
8pm - 9:30pm
Penryn Sports Centre Studio
Christian Union Tea & Toast
10pm - 2am
Outside the Stannary
Serving Tea and Toast to those leaving the Stannary event.

Tue 18th September

Chill Out Zone
9am - 4:30pm
Students' Union, Penryn Campus
Take a break from the Freshers hustle and bustle and chill out with your students' union.
Morning Volunteering Session
9am - noon
Meet at Campus bus stop
Autistic Society Penryn Campus Tour
noon - 3pm
Meet outside Penryn Campus Shop
Join us for a relaxed tour of Penryn Campus, including lunch at the Stannary and a walk to Asda. Open to all.
First Aid and Free Pizza
5pm - 8pm
DDM Seminar H and I
Drop in and see us to learn some first aid skills, find out more about the society and enjoy some free pizza. You don’t need to stay all night, just come along and say hi!
Table Top Taster 1
5pm - 10pm
Peter Lanyon Seminar TBC
Experience what table-top gaming can offer in two taster sessions. Including group games such as werewolves and Cards Against Humanity, Wargames such as Warhammer 40k as well as a large selection of board games.
Vinyasa Yoga Taster Session
5:30pm - 8:15pm
Campus Sports Centre Studio
Autistic Society Film Screening: Spirited Away
6pm - 9pm
TBC
Bring along some snacks and enjoy a screening of Studio Ghibli's ‘Spirited Away’.
Deaf Awarness & BSL Soc Meet & Greet
6pm - 8pm
DDM Seminar TBC
If you would like advice or support from our society or are just interested in learning some sign language, come and say hello!
Feccles Drama Taster Session!
6pm - 8pm
Meet in Upper Stannary then in DDM Sem L
Hello! We’ve been expecting you… We’d like to invite you to our taster session – join us for an evening of meeting new friends, brilliant improv games and kicking off the year with a dramatic flair! We hope to see you there!
Christian Union Acoustic Café-Open Mic Night
7pm - 9pm
Costa Coffee Falmouth TBC
Open Mic night held in Falmouth. A bit of fun and a chance to show off!
Pride Speed Dating
7pm - 9pm
Location TBC
By popular request, a speed dating event! Come ready to meet lots of people, and try your luck at find new friendships, or maybe something a little more!
The Chorus Taster Session
7pm - 10pm
Chapel Lecture Theatre TBC
Sing your heart out with The Chorus! A non-audition A Capella style singing/performance group. With our one of a kind taster sessions you will be able to meet like minded people, sing amazing songs and have fun!
Ultimate Frisbee Taster Session
7pm - 9pm
Penryn College TISA
Wild Doc Soc Film Screening
7pm - 9pm
Exchange Lecture TBC
WildDocSoc will be hosting a Planet Earth 2 film night, where we will be playing one of our favourite Planet Earth 2 episodes for everyone and anyone to watch on the big screen. Free Snacks and Popcorn will be provided!

Wed 19th September

Chill Out Zone
9am - 4:30pm
Students' Union, Penryn Campus
Take a break from the Freshers hustle and bustle and chill out with your students' union.
Baking for Books
11am - 2pm
The Compass
Autistic Society Falmouth Tour
noon - 3pm
Meet at Penryn Campus Bus Stop
Join us for a tour of Falmouth High Street and lunch at Palacio Lounge. Open to all.
Food and Fire in the Allotments
noon - 3pm
Allotments in the Walled Garden
Harbour Taster Paddle
noon - 2pm
Falmouth Watersports Association
Herp Soc Handling Session
1pm - 3pm
DDM Seminar TBC
Chance for people to handle some herps and meet the committee. May include snakes, geckos and a few insects.
RAD Treasure Hunt
1pm - 3pm
Penryn Campus
Shinty Taster Session 1
2pm - 4pm
Penryn Campus MUGA
Come to a taster session on the MUGA to find out what Shinty is. We welcome anyone who wants to give it a go regardless of ability. It’s a great way to keep active with a lovely group of people. Bring trainers and water and we’ll provide the rest!
5K College Reservoir Run
3pm - 4pm
Start at Glasney Lodge and run to College Lake and back.
CSMSA BBQ
3pm - 7pm
Glasney Parc BBQ area
Informal social to welcome all members of CSMSA for the upcoming year.
Harbour Taster Paddle
3pm - 5pm
Falmouth Watersports Association
Creative Writing Beach BBQ Social
5pm - 8pm
Gylly Beach
We will be hosting our first social on the beach! For those who want to take part, we will be running a few creative writing activities and hosting a casual BBQ.
Pizza and Pub Tour
5pm - 11pm
Meet at Koofi at 5pm then head into Falmouth town
Come for the free pizza, stay for the great company and imminent venture into the mythic world that is Falmouth's Pub Scene! The English Society cordially invites you to Koofi and afterwards head into town.
Archaeology Society Beach BBQ
6pm - 11pm
Gylly Beach
Have a get together in a friendly environment to meet potential members, supply food in the form of a BBQ.
Hatha Yoga Taster Session
6pm - 9pm
Falmouth Parish Church Hall
VisCom Movie Night
6pm - 9pm
Lecture 2, Falmouth Campus
A chance to meet others joining the society and chill out with a nice movie.
Visual Comms Film Night
6pm - 9pm
Lecture 2, Falmouth Campus
Mission Potterable-A Harry Potter Quiz Night
6:30pm - 9pm
Peter Lanyon Seminar 3 TBC
Mission Potterable-A Harry Potter Quiz Night with prizes for the winners of the OWL and NEWT quizes
Christian Union Free Meal
7pm - 9pm
Emmanuel Baptist Church
Free Meal at Emmanuel Baptist Church, along with a talk entitled "A fresh start"
Kayaking Pool Session
7pm - 8pm
Ships and Castles Swimming Pool, Falmouth
Viva Voce Taster Session
7pm - 8:30pm
Chapel Lecture Theatre TBC
Opportunity to try a rehearsal for the Penryn Campus chamber choir. We are a non-auditioned choir, open to all levels of musical experience. We focus largely on classical choral music (with a few light hearted numbers added for good measure.)
CSM Football Trials 1
8pm - 9:30pm
Penryn College STP
LGBTQ+ Quiz
8pm - 10pm
Palacio Lounge, Falmouth
Test your knowledge of LGBTQ+ media, history & culture, or just bring your friends and have a little fun! Prizes for the winning & runner up teams!!
Presidents' Big Quiz
9pm - 11pm
Stannary
Back again for another year is one of the biggest quizzes of the year: The President's Quiz! A perfect chance to meet your new and awesome FXU Presidents, all whilst having a fantastic night with your flatmates, coursemates, partymates, etc.
Professor Green
9pm - 3:30am
Stannary
Club night with special live set from Professor Green, who will be playing his top hits.

Thu 20th September

Carnon Downs Mining Trail
9am - noon
Carnon Downs
Chill Out Zone
9am - 4:30pm
Students' Union, Penryn Campus
Take a break from the Freshers hustle and bustle and chill out with your students' union.
Morning Volunteering Session
9am - noon
Meet at Campus bus stop
Christian Union St Ives Trip
10am - 5pm
St Ives (meeting at the campus bus stops)
A fun trip to beautiful St Ives for a Pasty, Cream tea, Fish and Chips or some Ice cream.
Falmouth Town and Beaches Circular WalK
11am - 3pm
The Moor Bus stops
Vegetarian and Vegan Soc Falfalafel Meetup
11:30am - 1pm
Outside Upper Stannary, Penryn Campus
Join VegSoc and sample Falmouth's best street-food! Check Facebook/emails for more info!Join VegSoc and sample Falmouth's best street-food! Check Facebook/emails for more info
Autistic Society Truro Tour
noon - 4pm
Meet at Penryn Campus Shop
Come along for a tour of Truro Town centre, with an hours break for lunch at a place of your choice. Open to all.
Pride Ace of Clubs
1pm - 2:30pm
Email fxupridesoc@gmail.com to find out the location
A social meet up for Asexual, Aromantic, or questioning new and returning students. Cake provided! Email fxupridesoc@gmail.com to find out the location
Honey Tasting and Quiz
3pm - 4pm
Seminar Room TBC
Join Bee Soc for some delicious honey tasting and to test your bee knowledge in our Bee vs Fly vs Wasp quiz! We hope you’ll all bee there ??
Entrepreneurs society Launch Fair
4pm - 9pm
Business Centre, Penryn Campus
Meet and greet event for freshers to connect and network with current students and an opportunity for current students to showcase their work and/or businesses. Sponsors will also be allowed to promote themselves at the event.
Pride Trans & Nonbinary Meet Up
4pm - 5:30pm
Email fxupridesoc@gmail.com to find out the location.
A social meet up for Trans, Nonbinary, or questioning new and returning students, + a chance to meet the all trans/nonbinary Pride soc committee! Tea, biscuits & good company provided. Email fxupridesoc@gmail.com to find out the location.
Debating Union Meet & Greet
5pm - 9pm
TBC
Introductory debate, drinks and nibbles, topical conversation and our place in the country (potential debates with Streatham campus),
Pizza & Politics
5pm - 6pm
Seminar TBC
We will be having an informal discussion on British politics and the Liberal Democrat party, whilst enjoying having Pizza.
Ultimate Frisbee Taster Session
5pm - 7pm
Pitch by Kernick Industrial Estate
Track and Field Taster!
5:30pm - 8pm
Carn Brea Athletics Track- Meet at Glasney Lodge at 17:30
Animanga Tasting Session
6pm - 9pm
Peter Lanyon Lecture TBC
Our first event will be a break from our normal sessions so we can get you to get used to the environment, have fun and discuss your favourite shows in a lively environment.
Casual British Sign Language Session
6pm - 8pm
DDM Seminar TBC
Interested in learning some sign language or want to brush up your skills? Come along for a chilled out lesson on the basics and for information on our formal lessons.
Musical Theatre Taster - Welcome and Games
6pm - 9pm
AMATA Studio TBC
*Ding Dong* Hello! This is introductory session to the musical theatre world of follies! Come and meet like minded people, play drama games and find out about this years show and events! All abilities welcome!
Isoc Tea and Board Games
7pm - 9pm
Multifaith Chaplincy (Penryn Campus Tremough Barton Cottages)
If you don’t fancy another night out in town, come join us for a relaxed night in at the cosy multifaith chaplaincy. We have a wide selection of board games to play, and tea to drink!
Quidditch Games Night
7pm - 10:30pm
Exchange Red
Free Dodgeball Taster Session
7:30pm - 9pm
Sports Hall
Sailing Social: Under the Sea
8pm - 2am
The Stannary

Fri 21st September

Chill Out Zone
9am - 4:30pm
Students' Union, Penryn Campus
Take a break from the Freshers hustle and bustle and chill out with your students' union.
Pride Drop Ins
11am - 4pm
Compass Room 2 (Exchange Building Ground Floor)
Our committee will be around all day for anyone who prefers a quieter environment and wants to come to us with comments, concerns, or just for a cuppa and a chat.
A Brief Crash Course in Autism Talk by Maisy
noon - 1pm
Peter Lanyon Lecture TBC
Come along to learn all about autistic spectrum disorder, it's benefits and how you can help understand autistic people. Open to everyone!
Sailing Freshers Social
noon - 4pm
Gylly Beach
Harbour Taster Paddle
1pm - 3pm
Falmouth Watersports Association
Autistic Society Bring Your Special Interest
2pm - 5pm
Peter Lanyon Location TBC
Come along for a relaxed afternoon on campus and a chance to share your Special Interest with other students on the autistic spectrum.
Christian Union Coastal Walk
4pm - 6pm
Meet at the campus bus stops
A refreshing walk and a chance to experience some of the beautiful scenery Cornwall has to offer.
Harbour Taster Paddle
4pm - 6pm
Falmouth Watersports Association
First Aid and Free Pizza
5pm - 8pm
DDM Seminar H and I
Drop in and see us to learn some first aid skills, find out more about the society and enjoy some free pizza. You don’t need to stay all night, just come along and say hi!
Frisbee Beach BBQ
5pm - 8pm
Gylly Beach
Penryn Press Meet and Greet
5pm - 6pm
Wetherspoons, Falmouth Moor
Chance to meet the team, and ask questions about the society.
Pirates of Penzance at the Minack Theatre
5:30pm - 9pm
Minack Theatre; Meet at Penryn Campus Bus Stop
Join the English Society on their first trip of the year as we venture across Cornwall to visit the famed Minack Theatre, a beautiful open-air theatre carved into a seaside cliff-edge. This is a ticketed event so please ensure you have one to attend.
Anime & Manga Games Night
6pm - 9pm
Peter Lanyon Lecture TBC
This event will be more conversational and laidback so you can get to know each other and us as a committee, we’ll be holding an anime themed quiz, guess the anime opening, anime Pictionary, hot or not: waifu/husbando edition and many more.
Ballroom and Latin Dancing Taster Session
6pm - 7:30pm
AMATA Studio C
Orchestra Taster Session 1
6pm - 8:30pm
AMATA Studio TBC
Come along for the first taster session for FX Orchestra! We welcome players of all instruments and of all abilities with no auditions required. We play a range of music and would love it if you and your instrument came to join us and have fun!
Feccles Drama Bards and Bars
7pm - 9pm
Upper Stannary (then into Falmouth Town)
Friends, romans, countrymen, grab your ruffs and ride into the breach once more with Feccles! Meet at the Stannary to poorly imitate Elizabethan accents and socialise most merrily. Afterwards feel free to join us as we take to the streets of Falmouth
Fresh Fest
7pm - 2am
AMATA
Welcome to your new look AMATA! This is where anything can happen. We have taken over and created a mini festival, so grab your wellies and festival clothing and come on down.
Herp Soc Film Night
7pm - 9pm
Exchange Lecture TBC
Come and join us and watch a movie!
Men’s Lacrosse Taster Session
7pm - 8:30pm
Penryn College
Women’s Lacrosse Taster Session
7pm - 8:30pm
Penryn College

Sat 22nd September

Sailing Taster Session
9am - noon
Royal Cornwall Yacht Club
International Day Trip to St Ives
10am - 5pm
St Ives (bus leaves Penryn Campus)
Visit one of the most special Cornish towns. Spend the day in the local cafes and shops, wandering around the windy cobbled streets, on the beach or gazing at internationally renowned artists at the Tate St Ives.
Quidditch Taster Session
10:30am - 1pm
Dracaena Center
Pride Coffee Morning
11am - 1pm
Palacio Lounge, Falmouth
If you still have the energy this week, our popular weekly Coffee Mornings at Palacio Lounge begin today (continuing every Saturday). Need a pick me up before you explore Falmouth Town? Join us downstairs to try delicious brunches and coffee!
Sailing Taster Session
1pm - 4pm
Royal Cornwall Yacht Club
Tolkien Meeting (An unexpected Party)
3pm - 5pm
Upper Stannary
Aiya Melda (Hello friends). Come along to the Stannary to meet the High Council, ask questions about the society and our plans for this year, and get to know us and other Tolkien Fans.
Love Island Beach Party
9pm - 3:30am
Stannary
Come on down in your beach party wear for our Love Island Beach Party, with guest appearances from two of this year's contestants. DJ, drinks promos and games.
Christian Union Tea & Toast
10pm - 2am
Outside the Stannary
Serving Tea and Toast to those leaving the Stannary event.

Sun 23rd September

Freshers Fayre
noon - 4pm
Stannary, Sports Centre & DDM
Find out what your student and local community has to offer at the annual Freshers Fayre. Local businesses will be on hand with discounts and freebies and you can also meet the students’ union team and various activity groups.
Beach Quidditch
2pm - 5pm
Gyllyngvase Beach
Christian Union Drop in Cafe
2:30pm - 4:30pm
TBC
Come to get some food/drink and meet some of our members.
10k Argal and College Reservoir Run!
3pm - 5pm
Meet at Glasney Lodge and run to College and Argal Reservoirs and back
Women in Business Meet up at the Beach
5pm - 8pm
Gylly Beach
A chance to talk to interested fresher's and current students after the fresher's fayre over a BBQ and some beach games.
Local MP Meet and Greet
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Thirsty Scholar, Penryn
We will be holding a Meet and Greet for around 1 hour with Sarah Newton MP and possibly George Eustice MP as well (TBC)
Musical Theatre Taster - Dancing
6pm - 9pm
AMATA Studio TBC
A taster of how we roll! Come and learn the start of one of our group numbers for our Showcase! All abilities welcome!

Mon 24th September

Chill Out Zone
9am - 4:30pm
Students' Union, Penryn Campus
Take a break from the Freshers hustle and bustle and chill out with your students' union.
Morning Volunteering Session
9am - noon
Meet at Campus bus stop
Chess Society Freshers Event
5pm - 7pm
DDM Seminar J
Play Chess, meet people and have fun! Refreshments provided.
Creative Writing Taster Session
6pm - 7pm
TBC
Join the free taster session to experience what our society has to offer! We will be running a creative writing activity for those who would like to experiment with something new and for those who are working on larger bodies of work.
Penryn Produce Soup Disco
6pm - 9pm
17 Trevethan Road
The big Archaeology Quiz
6pm - 8pm
Peter Lanyon Seminar TBC
A fun filled evening of trivia for all, some archaeology but also general knowledge.
Young Conservative Association First Meeting
6pm - 8:30pm
Peter Lanyon Seminar TBC
On Monday after Freshers Fair we will be holding our first meeting to introduce the format to our new members and give them a glimpse of the events planned over the next year.
CSM Netball Taster Session
6:30pm - 8pm
Penryn Campus Sportshall
Vegetarian and Vegan Soc Film Screening and Potluck
6:30pm - 10pm
Falmouth Campus Seminar TBC
Enjoy a quiet night in with VegSoc, sharing great vegan food, chats, and maybe watching a film if we fancy! Check Facebook/emails for more info!
Songwriters' Meet 'n Jam
7pm - 11pm
AMATA Studio TBC
Join Songwriters Society for a session of jamming and music making, followed by an evening of Open Mic performances at the Stannary.
Cheer Beach BBQ
7:30pm - 10:30pm
Gyllyngvase Beach
Fun Circuits Competition!
8pm - 9pm
Penryn Campus Sports Centre
Rugby Training
8pm - 9:30pm
Penryn College 3G Pitch
Tang Soo Do Taster
8pm - 9:30pm
Penryn Sports Centre Studio

Tue 25th September

Chill Out Zone
9am - 4:30pm
Students' Union, Penryn Campus
Take a break from the Freshers hustle and bustle and chill out with your students' union.
SEXhibition
1pm - 4pm
Upper Stannary TBC
Join us at SEXhibition for the cheekiest event of the year!
Fencing Taster Session 1
4pm - 6pm
Penryn Campus Sports Hall
Engineers without Borders Meet n Greet
4:30pm - 6pm
The Upper Stannary or Outdoor at the benches in front of the Chapel Lecture theatre (Subject to the weather)
The very first social event of the year! A chance to get to know more about Engineers Without Borders, some current member and probably other newcomers. Come along to have a chat and to join in a chill quiz and an ice-breaking Q&A with the committee.
Mary's Meals - What's the deal?
5pm - 6pm
TBC
Meet the team and find out what Mary's Meals is all about!
Table Top Taster 2
5pm - 10pm
Peter Lanyon Seminar Room TBC
Experience what table-top gaming can offer in two taster sessions. Including group games such as werewolves and Cards Against Humanity, Wargames such as Warhammer 40k as well as a large selection of board games.
Stitchsoc Taster
5:30pm - 7:30pm
DDM Seminar TBC
Come try knitting or crocheting with us for the first time, or continue your ongoing projects among fellow stitchers!
Track and Field Taster!
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Carn Brea Athletics Track- Meet at Glasney Lodge at 17:30
Web Design & Development Soc Meet and Greet
5:30pm - 7pm
IT Suite TBC
Come and get to know the Web Design and Development team at this relaxed meet and greet. If you have already started working on a website, it is also a great chance to look over it and answer any queries you may have.
ACS Meet & Greet
6pm - 9pm
Peter Lanyon Seminar TBC
This is an opportunity to meet and get to know everyone in the society as well as the committee! There will be games, food and more and everyone is welcome to come!
Renewable Energy Society Beach BBQ at Gylly
6pm - 9pm
Gylly Beach
Come and join us for a BBQ on Gylly Beach. A great chance to chat whilst enjoying the beach and some food.
Tolkien Meeting (The Council of Elrond)
6pm - 8pm
Peter Lanyon Seminar Room TBC
You have been summoned here to answer the threat of . . . not enough Tolkien! Join us for our first discussion of the year! The topic; best character in Lord of the Rings and why!
Wave Project Beach Meet Up
6pm - 7:30pm
Gylly Beach
Free Meditation Taster Session with Tea!
6:30pm - 8pm
Tremough House Boardroom TBC
Come along and have some chill out time with the Meditation Society! Suitable for complete beginners or those who practice everyday, everyone is welcome! We'll have a short meditation, then a tea break with some loose leaf tea and handmade cups.
Short Evening Beach Cycle
6:30pm - 8pm
Penryn Campus
Horror Society First Screening
7pm - 9pm
Peter Lanyon Lecture 4 TBC
Kicking off the first lot of screenings with the movie Clown for returning member and new freshers.
Rugby Welcome Evening
7pm - 11:59pm
Upper Stannary
The Chorus Taster Session
7pm - 10pm
Chapel Lecture Theatre TBC
Sing your heart out with The Chorus! A non-audition A Capella style singing/performance group. With our one of a kind taster sessions you will be able to meet like minded people, sing amazing songs and have fun! We can't wait to meet you!
Ultimate Frisbee Taster Session
7pm - 9pm
Penryn College TISA
FalEx FX Men's Football Trial 1
8pm - 9:30pm
Penryn College 1/3 STP

Wed 26th September

Chill Out Zone
9am - 4:30pm
Students' Union, Penryn Campus
Take a break from the Freshers hustle and bustle and chill out with your students' union.
Flicka Lunch
noon - 2pm
Meet at the campus bus stops (transport will be arranged)
Generation Wild Campfire and Marshmallows
1pm - 3:30pm
Meeting at the Exchange Revolving Doors
Her Campus Taster Session followed by Q&A
1pm - 3pm
DDM Seminar TBC
Her Campus Fresher's meet and greet for Falmouth and Exeter students. There will be a brief presentation and then a chance to mingle with like-minded student writers.
Christian Union Question for a Cookie
2pm - 4pm
Both Campuses TBC
Ask us a question and we'll give you an answer along with a yummy cookie.
Politics Meet & Greet
2pm - 4pm
Peter Lanyon Seminar TBC
A chance for anybody interested in politics to chat, debate, and get to know each other.
Shinty Taster Session 2
2pm - 4pm
Dracaena Sports Pitch
Come to a taster session on the MUGA to find out what Shinty is. We welcome anyone who wants to give it a go regardless of ability. It’s a great way to keep active with a lovely group of people. Bring trainers and water and we’ll provide the rest.
10K Falmouth Run to the beach!
3pm - 5pm
Meet at Glasney Lodge and finish at Gylly Beach
Fencing Taster Session 2
4pm - 6pm
Penryn Campus Sports Hall
Pole Fitness Taster Session
4pm - 6pm
AMATA Studio J
Engineers Without Borders Film Screening
4:30pm - 6pm
Location TBC
Com along to 'Suggest' and 'Enjoy' watching an Engineering related film. Visit our stall at Fresher fayre to vote for the film for this event! Nominated films are Back to the future, Big Hero 6 and Iron Man (2008)
Beach n’Chill!
5pm - 7pm
Meet at Gylly beach
Poker 1st Taster Session
5pm - 7pm
Exchange Seminar TBC
Taster session for beginners and new members to get a feel for the game and meet current members as well as the committee
Jazz Harbour Big Band First Rehearsal
6pm - 8:30pm
AMATA Studio TBC
The first Jazz Harbour Big Band rehearsal is a great chance to try out the band and meet other musicians from across both universities. Come along and get jazzy with us!
Ladies Beginner Hockey Taster Session
6pm - 7:30pm
Penryn College Astro
Les Republicains Assises
6pm - 7pm
Upper Stannary
To all whomsoever this presents shall come, Greeting! Whereas we have ordered a certain Assises to be holden to the Stannary on the 26th day of September next ensuing, and there to treat and have conference with the Lay Peoples, Magnates and Members.
Zero Waste Society Cosy Film Night
6pm - 10pm
Multifaith Chaplincy (Meet at Exchange Ground floor Revolving Door at 5.50pm)
A chill night in with a film, board games, FREE FOOD, (and a big fluffy dog) all in the spirit of low impact living. Come meet some like minded faces and learn more about our new society! Meet outside the Exchange at 5:45 or at the Chaplaincy at 6.
Harry Potter Soc & Table Top Gaming: Muggle Studies
6:30pm - 9pm
Peter Lanyon Seminar Room 3 TBC
Muggle Studies-A night of magical board games in collaboration with Tabletop Gaming Society.
Harry Potter Soc & Table Top Gaming: Muggle Studies
6:30pm - 9pm
Peter Lanyon Seminar 3 TBC
Muggle Studies-A night of magical board games in collaboration with Tabletop Gaming Society.
CSMSA Welcome Meal
7pm - 11pm
Palacio Lounge, Falmouth TBC
Formal meal to welcome members and to mark the start of the year.
Kayaking Pool Session
7pm - 8pm
Ships and Castles Swimming Pool, Falmouth
Rugby Training
7pm - 8:30pm
Sci-Fi Screening
7pm - 9pm
Exchange Lecture TBC
We will be screening...... Every week we get together to watch a Sci-Fi film voted by members of the society.
Viva Voce Taster Session
7pm - 8:30pm
Chapel Lecture Theatre TBC
Opportunity to try a rehearsal for the Penryn Campus chamber choir. We are a non-auditioned choir, open to all levels of musical experience. We focus largely on classical choral music (with a few light hearted numbers added for good measure.)
CSM Men’s Hockey Taster Session
7:30pm - 9pm
Penryn College Astro
Badminton Taster Session
8pm - 10pm
Penryn Campus Sports Hall
CSM Football Trials 2
8pm - 9:30pm
Penryn College STP
Law Society Justice Party
9pm - 11pm
Tremough House Ground Floor TBC
Meet us in Tremough House for a chance to network and socialise . Start your Wednesday night right.
Orchestra Social
9pm - 2am
Upper Stannary then going into Falmouth Town
Come join FX Orchestra for our first social of the year! We will be meeting in the Stannary before going into Falmouth to get a taste of the local nightlife. Everyone is welcome, whether you are a member or just want to go out for the evening.
CSM Men’s and Women’s Hockey Social
10pm - 11pm
Stannary/Falmouth

Thu 27th September

Chill Out Zone
9am - 4:30pm
Students' Union, Penryn Campus
Take a break from the Freshers hustle and bustle and chill out with your students' union.
Ultimate Frisbee Taster Session
5pm - 7pm
Pitch by Kernick Industrial Estate
Uncommon sense
5pm - 6:30pm
Business Centre, Penryn Campus
Workshop teaching people about values.
Labour Social Evening
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Peter Lanyon Seminar 6 TBC
A good place to discuss politics or just to meet like-minded people! Introductory event where you can meet your fellow socialists whilst enjoying some food and drink, including vegetarian options.
Stitchsoct Taster
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Seminar D, Falmouth Campus (Fox Cafe)
Come try knitting or crocheting with us for the first time, or continue your ongoing projects among fellow stitchers! This event is taking place on Falmouth Campus for the very first time!
Track and Field Training Session!
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Carn Brea Athletics Track- Meet at Glasney Lodge at 17:30
Anime & Manga Movie Night
6pm - 9pm
Peter Lanyon Lecture TBC
We’re going to be wrapping up our fresher’s events with a movie night, we’ll have a list of movies of which you will vote which one you’d like to see. The movies we will have picked will be of different genres so there’s something for everyone.
Musical Theatre Taster - Singing
6pm - 9pm
AMATA Studio TBC
Tonight we begin to learn songs for the showcase and play games to get to know one another! All abilities welcomed!
Entrepreneurs Society Social
8pm - 11pm
Upper Stannary
Social for the members to meet each other in more of a social environment.
FalEx FC Men's Football Trial 2
8pm - 9:30pm
Penryn College 1/3 STP
Geog Soc Fresher's Pub Orienteering
8pm - midnight
Upper Stannary then going into Falmouth Town
First social of the year just for freshers. meeting in the Stannary then taken into town where freshers will explore Falmouth's finest drinking establishments dressed as geographers and with a geography related twist!!
Shinty Pub Tour
8pm - midnight
Upper Stannary and Falmouth Town
After an awesome training session earlier in the week, treat yourself to a Pub Tour with Shinty! Or if you haven’t yet had the opportunity, meet us in the Stannary to find out more about the sport before joining us for a fun social around Falmouth.
The Presidents' BIG Quiz
8pm - 11pm
The Stannary TBC
Back again for another year is one of RAD's biggest quizzes of the year!
Vegetarian and Vegan Soc Pub Tour
8pm - 2am
Meet at The Moor, Falmouth
Round off Freshers with your fellow herbivores and sample the finest evening establishments Falmouth has to offer. Dressing up as your favourite bean is very much encouraged.
Free Dodgeball Taster Session
8:30pm - 10pm
Sports Hall
Lacrosse Social
9pm - 11:59pm
The Stannary
Under the Sea
9pm - 2am
Wetherspoons, Falmouth
Where’s Wally Social
9pm - 11:59pm
The Packet Station, Falmouth

Fri 28th September

Chill Out Zone
9am - 4:30pm
Students' Union, Penryn Campus
Take a break from the Freshers hustle and bustle and chill out with your students' union.
The Lizard to Kynance Cove walk
10am - 5pm
Campus Bus Stop
Trip to Godrevy Seal Colony
10am - 4pm
Godrevy Beach
Visiting the seal colony at Godrevy beach. Please check with the committee nearer the time as leaving times are dependent on tide times and weather)
Afternoon Volunteering Session
2pm - 4pm
Meet at Campus bus stop
Zero Waste Society Litter pick and beach hangout
2pm - 5pm
Falmouth/Swanpool Area (Meet outside KFC, Falmouth Moor 12.45pm)
We will be taking an afternoon walk through Falmouth to Swanpool, allowing students to take in the area, chat, and collect any litter we find. We'll then be relaxing on the beach for the rest of the afternoon! Meet outside KFC on the Moor at 12:45.
Diving Society Taster
3pm - 6pm
Eden Lodge
Poker 2nd Taster Session
5pm - 7pm
Exchange Seminar TBC
Second Taster session for beginners and new members to get a feel for the game and meet current members as well as the committee.
Badminton Taster Session
6pm - 8pm
Penryn Sports Centre
Orchestra Taster Session 2
6pm - 9pm
AMATA Studio TBC
Come along for the second taster session for FX Orchestra! We welcome players of all instruments and of all abilities with no auditions required. We play a range of music and would love it if you and your instrument came to join us and have fun!
Tap Dance Taster
6pm - 7:30pm
AMATA Studio E
Men’s Lacrosse Taster Session
7pm - 8:30pm
Penryn College
Women’s Lacrosse Taster Session
7pm - 8:30pm
Penryn College
Olympic Themed Pub relay!
8pm - 11pm
Meet at the Stannary and end in Falmouth Town
Wave your Flag
8:30pm - 2am
5 Degrees Below, Falmouth
We are encouraging everyone to bring a flag to represent their county for this event! Good people, good times and good vibes, this is not an event to be missed!

Sat 29th September

Sailing Taster Session
9am - noon
Royal Cornwall Yacht Club
Stithians To Gweek
9am - noon
Stithians Reservoir
Pride Coffee Morning
11am - 1pm
Palacio Lounge, Falmouth
Our weekly Coffee Mornings continue, downstairs at Palacio Lounge. Join us for a relaxed start to your weekend, where you can pop in before you explore the rest of town.
Wild Doc Soc Beach BBQ
noon - 4pm
Gylly Beach
Free beach BBQ, hosted by the WildDocSoc to allow new members to come and discuss all things nature and nature documentary related. A lovely opportunity to sit in the sun and get to know the members of WildDocSoc and find out what we do as a society.
Introduction to campaigning
1pm - 3pm
Meeting by McDonalds in Falmouth
We will be joining a local councillor in Falmouth canvassing. This will be quite straight forward, so we encourage people who have never done this before to join.
Sailing Taster Session
1pm - 4pm
Royal Cornwall Yacht Club
Feccles Drama Beach BBQ
1:30pm - 5pm
Gylly Beach (or meet at Penryn Campus bus stops at 1pm)
Join Feccles for socialising, improv games and FREE FOOD! Vegetarian and vegan options will be provided, but feel free to bring your own food, or other snacks! Get to know your fellow freshers, meet the society and familiarise yourself with Cornwall
Green Living Meet Up in Falmouth
3pm - 5pm
The Moor bus stop, Falmouth
Come and Sing Bach Sleeper's Wake (With Viva Voce)
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Church of King Charles the Martyr on Falmouth High-street
Chance to learn and sing one of Bach's most popular choral cantatas in one of the best choral acoustics in Falmouth with Viva Voce and the singers of King Charles the Martyr Church! No prior knowledge of the work is required. FREE to students!
Wome in Business - The Devil wears Prada Screening and Social
8pm - 2am
Exchange Seminar TBC and 10pm bus into Falmouth
Freshers are invited to watch The Devil Wears Prada and after which we will show the girls the joy of Saturday night out in Falmouth Town!
Tolkien Society Green Dragon Pub Tour
8:30pm - midnight
Upper Stannary
The only brew for the brave and true comes from the Green Dragon . . . However, that doesn't mean there aren't plenty of things to see in Falmouth! Join us in the Stannary to begin a journey through Falmouth's night life (drinking optional!).
Freshers Ball
9pm - 3:30am
Stannary
Dust off those dancing shoes and shimmy on up to the Stannary for your one and only Freshers Ball! This year we’ll be glamming it up with a masquerade.

Sun 30th September

Morning Volunteering Session
9am - noon
Meet at Campus bus stop
Christian Union Church Crawl & Pub Lunch
10am - 2pm
TBC
A chance for new students to try out a selection of different churches to find one to settle in.
Shinty Beach Session
10am - 6pm
Perranporth Beach (transport from campus)
Join us in exploring more of Cornwall with a trip to Perranporth for beach shinty. See more of the local area as well as trying out the sport in a scenic location. Not to be missed, especially when there is ice cream involved. We’d love you to come!
Beach Day
noon - 4pm
Gylly Beach
First Swim of the Year
1pm - 3pm
Gyllyngvase Beach – meet us by the picnic benches!
BBQ & Boulder at Gylly Beach
2pm - 6pm
Gylly Beach
Lacrosse Beach BBQ
2pm - 5pm
Gyllyngvase Beach
5k Flushing Run!
3pm - 5pm
Meet at Glasney Lodge and run towards Flushing and back
Frisbee Throw-around
4pm - 6pm
Grass between shop and Exchange
Tremough Follies Movie Night
7pm - 10pm
AMATA Studio TBC
Come and chill with the follies as we watch a musical and get to know each other! (See social media for more details!)

Mon 1st October

Ladies Intermediate Hockey Taster Session
6pm - 8pm
Penryn College Astro
Men’s Hockey 2nd Taster Session
6pm - 8pm
Penryn College Astro
Meet the RES Committee
7pm - 10pm
The Thirsty Scholar, Penryn Town
Meet the committee over a drink in the Thirsty Scholar in Penryn. A great chance to get to know us whilst seeing a bit of Penryn.
First CSM Cricket Net Session
8pm - 9pm
Truro College

Wed 3rd October

Tennis Taster Session
2pm - 4pm
Falmouth Sports Club
Sustainability Social
3pm - 5pm
Sports Hall
Jazz Harbour Big Band Second Rehearsal
6pm - 8:30pm
AMATA Studio TBC
Just in case you missed the first rehearsal, this is another chance to try out the band and meet many other musicians from across the university. We will be playing a variety of music, so bring your instrument and come and get jazzy with us!
Labour's Majestical Banquet
6pm - 8pm
Peter Lanyon Seminar 6 TBC
Another opportunity to meet people and discuss politics. A variety of (free) food will be available including some socialist themed snacks (vegetarian and vegan options on offer). All are welcome! Please come along and bring your friends.
Ladies Beginner Hockey Taster Session
6pm - 7:30pm
Penryn College Astro

Thu 4th October

Penryn Memory Cafe Welcome Session
2pm - 4pm
Penryn Methodist Church
A welcome session for our new volunteers!
Cheerleading Rainbow Rave
9pm - 2:30am
Wetherspoons and then... Mangos
First CSM Cricket Social
9pm - 11pm
The Stannary

Fri 5th October

Diving Society Taster
3pm - 6pm
Eden Lodge
Tap Dance Taster
6pm - 7:30pm
AMATA Studio E

Sun 7th October

Christian Union Church Crawl & Pub Lunch
10am - 2pm
TBC
A chance for new students to try out a selection of different churches to find one to settle in

Mon 8th October

Ladies Intermediate Hockey Taster Session
6pm - 8pm
Penryn College Astro

Thu 11th October

Christian Union Text a Toastie
2:30pm - 4:30pm
TBC
Text us your question and your address, and we will come bearing answers and a cheese toast (Vegetarian and Vegan options available)

Sun 14th October

Christian Union Church Crawl & Pub Lunch
10am - 2pm
TBC
A chance for new students to try out a selection of different churches to find one to settle in.
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