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Welcome to your Virtual Activities Fair!

Hello and welcome to Leicester Students’ Union!

We’re your Activities & Volunteering Team and Activities Officer and we support over 200 Societies that call Leicester Students’ Union their home. 

Whether you are looking to try something new alongside your studies or want to pick up a hobby or interest you already have - our Virtual Activities Fair is your chance to dive in and chat to some of our amazing committee members at their Microsoft Teams Stalls! 

So what are you waiting for, 

Ready, Set, Click! 

Can’t find your dream group? Start your own

 

Please Note

The fair has now finished but check out our groups below and sign up to their Mailing Lists!

 

Meet your Activities Officer, Elle!

Hey and welcome to Activities Fair! I’m Elle, my pronouns are she/her, and I am your Activities Officer for this year. This means I’m your elected officer for all things societies, sustainability, volunteering and employability. I’m here to support and develop these areas, so if you have any questions, want to share any ideas or need any help with anything across the year always feel free to reach out. This is your time to get involved and take our amazing societies up on their activities that they’ve been working hard to deliver, our committees are here to answer all your questions and help find the societies for you - have fun!

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Give our Societies a Go!

Swimming and Water Polo - Give it a Go Session 1
5th October 8am - 9am
Danielle Brown Swimming Pool
Come along to Swimming and Water Polo's Give it a Go Session!
Media, Comms & Sociology Soc - Welcome Session
5th October 6:30pm - 8pm
TBC
Give it a go/Welcome session for the MCS Society. Get to know the committee members and other potential members of the society, whilst enjoying a quiz and some prizes!
Volleyball - Give it a Go session 1
5th October 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Danielle Brown Sports Hall
Come along to Volleyball's Give it a Go Session!
Pole Fitness and Dance - Free Taster Session
5th October 7pm - 7:45pm
TBC (Tickets to be released soon)
Come along and give Pole Fitness and Dance a go at their free taster session!
Volleyball - Give it a Go session 2
5th October 7:20pm - 8pm
Danielle Brown Sports Hall
Come along to Volleyball and give it a go!
Ladies' Hockey - Give it a Go session 1
5th October 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Roger Bettles
Come along to Hockey and give it a go!
Women's Football and Futsal - Give it a Go session 1
5th October 7:30pm - 9pm
Manor Road
Come along to Women's Football and Futsal and give it a go!
Pole Fitness and Dance - Free Taster Session (20:00)
5th October 8pm - 8:45pm
TBC (Tickets to be released soon)
Come along and give Pole Fitness and Dance a go at their free taster session!
Rugby league - Give it a Go session 1
5th October 8pm - 9:30pm
Roger Bettles Rugby Training Pitch
Come along to Rugby league and give it a go!
Swimming and Water Polo - Give it a Go session
5th October 8pm - 9pm
Roger Bettles Swimming Pool
Come along to Swimming and Water Polo and give it a go!
Volleyball - Give it a Go session 3
5th October 8:05pm - 9pm
Danielle Brown Sports Hall
Come along to Volleyball and give it a go!
Volleyball - Give it a Go session 4
5th October 9:05pm - 9:45pm
Danielle Brown Sports Hall
Come along to Volleyball and give it a go!
Netflix Watch Party - Ferris Bueller's Day Off
6th October midnight - 7th October midnight
Netflix
Join us at our first event of the year! Get together with your house/flatmates and enjoy a night in watching Ferris Bueller's Day Off. Tuesday 6th October, 7.30pm
Geography Society - Meet and Greet
6th October 1pm - 2pm
Microsoft Teams (Link to be Confirmed)
Come along and meet the Geography Society!
Corporate Finance Society - Freshers Survival Guide
6th October 4pm - 5pm
Zoom Online Platform
Believer's Loveworld - Day Party
6th October 5pm - 7pm
TBC (Tickets to be released soon)
A chance to meet and greet members. Enjoy games and quizzes with a prize to be won and finally leave your prayer requests if you have any.
Squash - Give it a Go Q&A session
6th October 5pm - 5:45pm
Q&A on Microsoft Teams
Come along to Squash and give it a go!
Attenborough Arts: Yoga with Sarah Carter
6th October 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Cheer & Stunt - Give it a Go online session
6th October 6pm - 7:30pm
Online POM
Come along to Cheer & Stunt and give it a go!
Cheer & Stunt - Give it a Go session 1
6th October 6pm - 7pm
O2
Come along to Cheer & Stunt and give it a go!
Cricket - Give it a Go session 1
6th October 6pm - 8pm
City Cricket Academy
Cricket - Give it a Go session
Give It A Go - Mixed Hockey
6th October 6pm - 6:30pm
Roger Bettles Astro Turf
If you want to come and see what Mixed Hockey is all about - come along to our training sessions on these dates!
Jiu Jitsu - Give it a Go session 1
6th October 6pm - 8pm
Danielle Brown Sports Hall
Come along to Jiu Jitsu and give it a go! Unfortunately, there are limited place.
Tennis - Give it a Go session 1
6th October 6:30pm - 7:25pm
Roger Bettles Tennis Courts
Come along to Tennis and give it a go!
Women's Rugby - Give it a Go session 1
6th October 6:30pm - 7:25pm
Roger Bettles Rugby Training Pitch
Come along to Women's Rugby and give it a go!
Poker Society: on Discord and pokerstars
6th October 7pm - 8:30pm
Discord and pokerstars
Pole Fitness and Dance - Free Taster Session (19:00)
6th October 7pm - 7:45pm
TBC (Tickets to be released soon)
Come along and give Pole Fitness and Dance a go at their free taster session!
American Football - Give it a Go session 1
6th October 7:15pm - 9pm
Nelson Mandela Park
Come along to American Football and give it a go!
Cheer & Stunt - Give it a Go session 2
6th October 7:30pm - 8:30pm
O2
Come along to Cheer & Stunt and give it a go!
Tennis - Give it a Go session 2
6th October 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Roger Bettles Tennis Courts
Come along to Tennis and give it a go!
Women in Finance - Wine & Unwind
6th October 7:30pm - 9pm
Zoom Online Platform
Women's Football and Futsal - Give it a Go session 2
6th October 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Manor Road
Come along to Women's Football and Futsal and give it a go!
Badminton - Give it a Go session 1
6th October 8pm - 8:45pm
Roger Bettles Sports Hall
Come along to Badminton and give it a go!
Cheer & Stunt - Give it a Go online session
6th October 8pm - 9:30pm
Online Hip Hop
Come along to Cheer & Stunt and give it a go!
Fencing - Give it a Go session 1
6th October 8pm - 8:50pm
Roger Bettles Activity Room (upstairs)
Come along to Fencing and give it a go!
Kayak Racing - Social with Tia
6th October 8pm - 11pm
Pole Fitness and Dance - Free Taster Session (20:00)
6th October 8pm - 8:45pm
TBC (Tickets to be released soon)
Come along and give Pole Fitness and Dance a go at their free taster session!
Lacrosse - Give it a Go session 1 (Mens')
6th October 8:30pm - 9:15pm
Roger Bettles Astro
Come along to Lacrosse and give it a go!
Badminton - Give it a Go session 2
6th October 8:50pm - 9:30pm
Roger Bettles Sports Hall
Come along to Badminton and give it a go!
Cheer & Stunt - Give it a Go session 3
6th October 9pm - 10pm
O2
Come along to Cheer & Stunt and give it a go!
Fencing - Give it a Go session 2
6th October 9pm - 9:50pm
Roger Bettles Activity Room (upstairs)
Come along to Fencing and give it a go!
Lacrosse - Give it a Go session 2 (Womens')
6th October 9:15pm - 10pm
Roger Bettles Astro
Come along to Lacrosse and give it a go!
Rugby league - Give it a Go session 2
7th October 11:45am - 1:15pm
Roger Bettles Astro
Come along to Rugby league and give it a go!
Boat Club - Give it a Go session 1
7th October 1pm - 1:30pm
O2 Academy
Come along to Boat Club and give it a go!
Cycling - Give it a Go session 1
7th October 1pm - 3pm
Between Attenborough and Charles Wilson buildings
Come along to Cycling and give it a go!
Boat Club - Give it a Go session 2
7th October 1:45pm - 2:15pm
O2 Academy
Come along to Boat Club and give it a go!
Squash - Give it a Go Q&A session
7th October 2pm - 2:45pm
Q&A on Microsoft Teams
Come along to Squash and give it a go!
Boat Club - Give it a Go session 3
7th October 2:30pm - 3pm
O2 Academy
Come along to Boat Club and give it a go!
Boat Club - Give it a Go session 4
7th October 3:15pm - 3:45pm
O2 Academy
Come along to Boat Club and give it a go!
Swimming and Water Polo - Give it a Go session 3
7th October 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Roger Bettles Swimming Pool
Come along to Swimming and Water Polo and give it a go!
Boat Club - Give it a Go session 5
7th October 4pm - 4:30pm
O2 Academy
Come along to Boat Club and give it a go!
Journalism Society: Welcome Talk
7th October 5pm - 6pm
Microsoft Teams (Link in Description)
Meet the committee and hear from the lecturer of journalism on his experience within journalism and student media. Plus be the first to hear about our next event planned
Welcome to our Society
7th October 5pm - 6pm
Online Teams meeting
Taekwondo - Give it a Go Session 1
7th October 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Danielle Brown Studio (downstairs)
Come along to Taekwondo and give it a go!
Give It A Go! with UoLIBS
7th October 6pm - 7pm
Microsoft Teams (see link in description)
The University of Leicester Investment Banking Society is excited to invite you to our first event of this year. Date: October 7th Time: 6pm-7pm Location: Microsoft Teams (http?s://bit.ly/3npAlk3)
Table Tennis - Give it a Go session 1
7th October 6pm - 6:55pm
Danielle Brown Sports Hall
Come along to Table Tennis and give it a go!
Ultimate Frisbee - Give it a Go session 1
7th October 6pm - 6:45pm
Roger Bettles Astro
Come along to Ultimate Frisbee and give it a go!
Ultimate Frisbee - Give it a Go session 2
7th October 6:45pm - 7:30pm
Roger Bettles Astro
Come along to Ultimate Frisbee and give it a go!
Online Pub quiz
7th October 7pm - 10pm
online
Online quiz to help break the ice and meet our members and society!
Table Tennis - Give it a Go session 2
7th October 7pm - 7:55pm
Danielle Brown Sports Hall
Come along to Table Tennis and give it a go!
Ancient History and Archaeology Society - Netflix Party
7th October 8pm - 10pm
Netflix Party
Join AHAS to watch a movie and discuss it using the Netflix Party App!
Table Tennis - Give it a Go session 3
7th October 8pm - 8:55pm
Danielle Brown Sports Hall
Come along to Table Tennis and give it a go!
Mens' Hockey - Give it a Go session
8th October 2pm - 3pm
Roger Bettles
Come along to Hockey and give it a go!
Men's Football - Give it a Go session
8th October 5pm - 6:30pm
Roger Bettles Astro Pitch
Come along to Men's Football and give it a go! *Please not, this is not the Men's Football Club Trials* If you wish to trial for the club then join "ULFC Trials 20/21"
Cheer & Stunt - Give it a Go online session
8th October 6pm - 7:30pm
Online POM
Come along to Cheer & Stunt and give it a go!
Cheer & Stunt - Give it a Go session 4
8th October 6pm - 7pm
O2
Come along to Cheer & Stunt and give it a go!
Cricket - Give it a Go session 2
8th October 6pm - 8pm
City Cricket Academy
Cricket - Give it a Go session
Kayak Racing - Kayaking Q&A
8th October 6pm - 7pm
Microsoft Teams (Click to follow link)
Come along and find out more at Kayak Racing's Q&A!
Oxfam Society - An Introduction to Oxfam
8th October 6pm - 7pm
Microsoft Teams (Link to be Confirmed)
Come along and find out all about Oxfam Society
Jiu Jitsu - Give it a Go session 2
8th October 6:15pm - 8:15pm
Danielle Brown Sports Hall
Come along to Jiu Jitsu and give it a go! Unfortunately there are limited places.
Dancesport Give It A Go -Session 1
8th October 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Charles Wilson Belvoir Park Lounge
Ever fancied being on strictly? Come and give ballroom and latin a try at our free give it a go.
Give It A Go - Mixed Hockey
8th October 6:30pm - 7pm
Roger Bettles Astro Turf
If you want to come and see what Mixed Hockey is all about - come along to our training sessions on these dates!
Fencing - Give it a Go session 3
8th October 7pm - 7:50pm
Roger Bettles Activity Room (upstairs)
Come along to Fencing and give it a go!
Pole Fitness and Dance - Free Taster Session (19:00)
8th October 7pm - 7:45pm
o2 Academy 2 (The Scholar)
Come along and give Pole Fitness and Dance a go at their free taster session!
American Football - Give it a Go session 2
8th October 7:15pm - 9pm
Nelson Mandela Park
Come along to American Football and give it a go!
Cheer & Stunt - Give it a Go session 5
8th October 7:30pm - 8:30pm
O2
Come along to Cheer & Stunt and give it a go!
Basketball - Give it a Go session 1
8th October 8pm - 8:45pm
Danielle Brown Sports Hall
Come along to Basketball and give it a go!
Cheer & Stunt - Give it a Go online session
8th October 8pm - 9:30pm
Online Hip Hop
Come along to Cheer & Stunt and give it a go!
Dancesport Give It A Go- Session 2
8th October 8pm - 9pm
Charles Wilson Belvoir Park Lounge
Ever fancied being on strictly? Come and give ballroom and latin a try at our free give it a go.
Fencing - Give it a Go session 4
8th October 8pm - 8:50pm
Roger Bettles Activity Room (upstairs)
Come along to Fencing and give it a go!
Futsal: Give it a Go
8th October 8pm - 10pm
Roger Bettles AstroTurf
Come along and give Futsal a go!
Ladies' Hockey - Give it a Go session 2
8th October 8pm - 9pm
Roger Bettles
Come along to Hockey and give it a go!
Pole Fitness and Dance - Free Taster Session (20:00)
8th October 8pm - 8:45pm
o2 Academy 2 (The Scholar)
Come along and give Pole Fitness and Dance a go at their free taster session!
Geography Society - Quiz
8th October 8:30pm - 10pm
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Test your knowledge with the Geography QUiz!
Basketball - Give it a Go session 2
8th October 9pm - 9:45pm
Danielle Brown Sports Hall
Come along to Basketball and give it a go!
Cheer & Stunt - Give it a Go session 6
8th October 9pm - 10pm
O2
Come along to Cheer & Stunt and give it a go!
Fencing - Give it a Go session 5
8th October 9pm - 9:50pm
Roger Bettles Activity Room (upstairs)
Come along to Fencing and give it a go!
Mens' Rugby Union - Give it a Go session 1
9th October 3pm - 3:45pm
Roger Bettles
Come along to Rugby Union and give it a go!
Mens' Rugby Union - Give it a Go session 2
9th October 3:50pm - 4:30pm
Roger Bettles
Come along to Rugby Union and give it a go!
Taekwondo - Give it a Go session 3
9th October 5pm - 9pm
Danielle Brown Studio (downstairs)
Come along to Taekwondo and give it a go!
Women's Football and Futsal - Give it a Go session 3
9th October 5pm - 6:30pm
Manor Road
Come along to Women's Football and Futsal and give it a go!
Sikh Society - GIVE IT A GO
9th October 6pm - 8pm
Bennett G85
Come join our taster session to get an idea of what the year includes!
Ancient History and Archaeology Society - Virtual Pub Quiz
9th October 8pm - 10pm
Zoom (Link to be Confirmed)
Join AHAS for their virtual pub quiz!
Rugby league - Give it a Go session 3
9th October 8pm - 9:30pm
Roger Bettles Astro
Come along to Rugby league and give it a go!
Basketball - Give it a Go session 3
10th October 8am - 8:45am
Danielle Brown Sports Hall
Come along to Basketball and give it a go!
Basketball - Give it a Go session 4
10th October 8:55am - 9:40am
Danielle Brown Sports Hall
Come along to Basketball and give it a go!
Basketball - Give it a Go session 5
10th October 9:50am - 10:35am
Danielle Brown Sports Hall
Come along to Basketball and give it a go!
Lacrosse - Give it a Go session 3
10th October 10am - 10:45am
Stoughton Road Playing Fields
Come along to Lacrosse and give it a go!
Basketball - Give it a Go session 6
10th October 10:45am - 11:30am
Danielle Brown Sports Hall
Come along to Basketball and give it a go!
Lacrosse - Give it a Go session 4
10th October 10:45am - 11:30am
Stoughton Road Playing Fields
Come along to Lacrosse and give it a go!
Lacrosse - Give it a Go session 5
10th October 11:30am - 12:15pm
Stoughton Road Playing Fields
Come along to Lacrosse and give it a go!
Archery - Give it a Go session 1
10th October 11:45am - 12:40pm
Charles Wilson Sports Hall
Come along to Archery and give it a go!
Archery - Give it a Go session 2
10th October 12:45pm - 1:40pm
Charles Wilson Sports Hall
Come along to Archery and give it a go!
Archery - Give it a Go session 3
10th October 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Charles Wilson Sports Hall
Come along to Archery and give it a go!
Tennis - Give it a Go session 3
10th October 2pm - 4pm
Victoria Park Tennis Court
Come along to Tennis and give it a go!
Swimming and Water Polo - Give it a Go session 4
10th October 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Roger Bettles Swimming Pool
Come along to Swimming and Water Polo and give it a go!
Volleyball - Give it a Go session 5
10th October 6:15pm - 7pm
Charles Wilson Sports Hall
Come along to Volleyball and give it a go!
Volleyball - Give it a Go session 6
10th October 7:15pm - 8pm
Charles Wilson Sports Hall
Come along to Volleyball and give it a go!

How to Join Activities Fair

Click on a logo below and choose 'Click here to Join our Microsoft Teams Channel' to go to the society's Activities Fair Stall!

From here you can either chat to the group using text or jump into their Teams Chat and chat to the committee directly.

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Interested in finding out more? Make sure to add 'Sign up to Mailing List' to your basket from on each society's page - add as many as you like!

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