Events in February

Mon 17th February

Cookery Masterclass with Food Nation - 17/02/20
6pm - 8pm
Venue, NUSU
Give It A Go and join our cookery masterclass with Food Nation!
Cooking Class: Classic Sauces and Their Transformations
6pm - 8pm
Venue Level -2
Lots of tips and techniques for expert knife skills that will see you batch cooking delicious homemade sauces that you will learn to transform into everything from bolognese to curries, stews and much more. Great for bulk cooking!
Karaoke Taster Night!
8:30pm - 10:30pm
Luther's Bar, NUSU
Come and experience Karaoke Society's first ever event in Luther's! No membership required!

Tue 18th February

Birdbox making with the Owlringers
9am - 5pm
Meet outside NUSU main entrance
Golden Bridge Info Meeting
noon - 1pm
MLK Room, NUSU
Pop along and find out more
People like us: What it takes to make it in Modern Britain
5:30pm - 7pm
Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University
A Cappella Taster Event
6pm - 7:30pm
Barbara Strang Teaching Centre 1.48 (BSTC.1.48)
Give It A Go and join the A Cappella Society for a fun evening of music!
Couch to 5k
6pm - 7pm
Newcastle University Students' Union (Front Entrance)
Looking to move a little more? Our running mentors will be on hand to take you through the NHS Couch to 5k.
Meal! - Persian Society
7pm - 9pm
Rose Restaurant
Feast like a true Persian next Tuesday with our first meal! ?
SIGMA: The Untoutable Tour
10pm - 3am
Venue, NUSU
SIGMA (DJ Set) Newcastle Students' Union 18th February 2020 22:30 - 03:00 support TBA

Wed 19th February

Lola Jeans Food Social - 19/02/20
2pm - 3:30pm
Lola Jeans, 1-3 Market St, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6JE
Give It A Go and join us for a social afternoon enjoying delicious award winning burgers at the popular Lola Jeans!
Pole and Aerial taster session - 19/02/20
2pm - 3pm
Space Six, 6th floor Commercial Union House, Pilgrim Street (opposite Tyneside cinema)
Give It A Go and join the Newcastle University Pole and Aerial Society for a fun fitness class!
Kielder Observatory - An introduction to astronomy: navigating the sky
2:30pm - 9pm
Kielder Observatory, Northumberland
Give It A Go and spend the evening learning about astronomy at the incredible Kielder Observatory!
Knowing Your Strengths: Interactive Workshop
3pm - 4pm
History Room, NUSU

Thu 20th February

Victoria Tunnel Tour
12:45pm - 3pm
Victoria Tunnel, Ouseburn
Give It A Go and join us on a secret journey underground Newcastle in the Victoria Tunnel!
ZAPSpace Trampoline Park
4pm - 5pm
ZAPSpace, Stratford
Freestyle Jump at ZAPspace gives you unlimited access to our 3 storey trampoline park for a full hour of fantastic fun.
The Night Circus - February Book Discussion
6pm - 8pm
Tyneside Bar Cafe (10 Pilgrim St, NE1 6QG)
Join us for our next book discussion on "The Night Circus" by Erin Morgenstern at the Tyneside Bar Cafe! All members are welcome to attend. This is a free event. Sign up at: https://www.nusu.co.uk/organisation/30122/
SISTER Collective Presents
7pm - 11pm
Boxpark Shoreditch
Join Carly Wilford as she brings SISTER Collective to Boxpark, Shoreditch with a stellar line up of some of the electronic music world's most respected and eclectic DJs & Producers.

Fri 21st February

Women's Only Surf (Beginners)
1pm - 4:30pm
Newcastle University Students' Union (Front Entrance)
Women only surf lesson aimed at absolute beginners! Aimed at those that have always loved the idea of trying to surf but perhaps not known where or how.
Bollywood Dance Class - 21/02/20
7pm - 8:30pm
Barbara Strang Teaching Centre 1.48 (BSTC.1.48)
Give It A Go and join the Hindu and Sikh Society for a fun begginer's Bollywood Dance Class!
National Student Pride
21st February 7pm - 23rd February 3:30pm
University of Westminster and G-A-Y
National Student Pride is the biggest gathering of LGBT+ students in the UK, featuring talks with inspirational activists, a weekend of roof-raising pride parties & the UK’s largest queer-inclusive recruitment fair.
'The Last Temptation of Boris Johnson' tickets- Northern Stage
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Northern Stage, Newcastle University City Campus
Give It A Go and and join us at Northern Stage's production of this smash hit!

Sat 22nd February

Teddy Bear Hospital
10:30am - 3:30pm
Hancock Museum
22nd February 2020 (February Half Term) at the Hancock Museum Raising money for the Great North Children’s Hospital!! For more information: https://www.facebook.com/teddybearhospitalncl
Teddy Bear Hospital Family Fun Day!
10:30am - 3:30pm
Hancock Museum
Bring your teddy
BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art Visit
noon - 2pm
BALTIC Centre, Gateshead Quayside
Give It A Go and join us for a visit of the beautiful BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art
Brentford vs Blackburn Rovers
12:30pm - 3:30pm
Griffin Park
Brentford F.C. are currently 3rd in the league, hoping to get that promotion to the Premier League! Get your ticket and show them some support against middle of the table Blackburn Rovers...

Sun 23rd February

Cultural trip to the heart of Scotland - Glasgow, with Lundgren Tours
8am - 8:15pm
Glasgow, Scotland
Give It A Go and join the fantastic Lundgren Tours on a guided trip of fascinating Glasgow!
Volunteer at Resolution Run Newcastle
11am - 2:30pm
Exhibition Park
New Rules
7pm - 11pm
Venue, NUSU
> SJM Concerts present > NEW RULES + plus guests > Newcastle University Student Union > Sunday 23rd February 2019 > Doors 7pm > Tickets £12.00

Mon 24th February

*Global Week* Global Food Day
noon - 3pm
4th Floor Social Space
Get involved in NUL's first Global Week, bring food from your home country and try out other cultural dishes!
Ghostly and Grisly guided tour (Newcastle Quayside)
6:15pm - 8pm
Newcastle Quayside
Give It A Go and join us on a private walking guided tour and learn the horror stories of haunted Newcastle...if you dare!
Native presents... The Vivienne
7pm - 11pm
Venue, NUSU
Start your engines... Her Royal Highness The Vivienne is coming to town! To celebrate LBGTQ+ History Month the winner of RuPaul's Drag Race UK is sashaying her way to you for a night of dragtastic lip-syncing and shade.

Tue 25th February

*Global Week* Kizomba Dance Class
midnight - 11:59am
Room 4.09
Try something new this week and head to this very special session. Take on the African dance style Kizomba...
Pancake Day at NUL
11:30am - 1pm
4th Floor, NUL Campus
Join us at our Pancake Day celebrations! Try out some of the Britain's favourite toppings...
Public Speaking Skills
noon - 1:30pm
History Room (Level 1 NUSU)
On 25 February at noon, brush up your public speaking skills at this free training session.
ncl+ Award Workshop 2
2pm - 3pm
Room 2.07
Did you sign up for the ncl+ Award last year and complete Workshop 1? Find out more about the first Workshop 2 session here...
Pancake Day!
4:30pm - 6pm
Daniel Wood Room, 1st Floor, NUSU
Give It A Go and join us for national Pancake Day!
Couch to 5k
6pm - 7pm
Newcastle University Students' Union (Front Entrance)
Looking to move a little more? Our running mentors will be on hand to take you through the NHS Couch to 5k.
Travelling Queer People‘ History Show
6:30pm - 9pm
B.32 Barbra Strang
Bird la Bird’s Travelling Queer People’s History Show is a spoof lecture which takes a DIY punk approach to history. This is epic queer history for the Netflix generation squashing a boxset worth of true queer stories into a show.
Watch Ice Hockey
10:30pm - 2:30am
Newcastle University Students' Union (Front Entrance)
Opportunity to watch Team Newcastle's Wildcat's (A) take on Sheffield Bears.

Wed 26th February

Rounders - 26/02/20
2pm - 3:30pm
Exhibition Park, Newcastle
Give It A Go and join the fantastic Rounders Society for a fun session!
Tyne Theatre & Opera House private tour
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Tyneside Theatre & Opera House, Newcastle
Give It A Go and join us on a private tour of the historic Tyneside Theatre & Opera House and take a look behind the scenes at this iconic venue!
*Global Week* Language Workshops
4pm - 5pm
Room 4.02
Learn the basics of a new language as your classmates take on the role of teacher!
Watch Your Head: Yoga
5pm - 6:30pm
History Room, NUSU
Watch Your Head Wellbeing Workshops

Thu 27th February

*Global Week* Quiz & Human Bingo
4pm - 5pm
Room 4.07
Bring Global Week celebrations to a close and show us your competitive side at this exciting event!
LGBT+ Homelessness Talk (Proud2Be)
6pm - 7:30pm
B.32 Barbra Strang
In aid of Proud2Be, we will be hosting a talk raising awareness and discussion about the issue of homelessness for vulnerable LGBT+ people in the UK. Come along, get involved with our talk and help build awareness on this issue.

Fri 28th February

RAG Ball 2020
28th February midnight - 29th February midnight
Grand Hotel Gosforth Park
After all your hard work during RAG Week, don’t you think it’s time to celebrate? Well the RAG Ball 2020 is here!
Proud 2 Be (LGBTQ+ Week)
4:59pm - 5pm
NUSU
BroFest #6
28th February 5pm - 29th February 11pm
Venue, NUSU
BroFest #6 is coming to Newcastle University Students' Union over two crazy days next February!
Newcastle Eagles V Surrey Scorchers
7:30pm - 9pm
Eagles Community Arena, NE4 7AF
Give It A Go and watch the Newcastle Eagles basketball live!

Sat 29th February

RAG Ball 2020
28th February midnight - 29th February midnight
Grand Hotel Gosforth Park
After all your hard work during RAG Week, don’t you think it’s time to celebrate? Well the RAG Ball 2020 is here!
Caving Club - Yorkshire Dales Day Trip
8am - 9pm
Newcastle University Students' Union (Front Entrance)
Join us to experience the beautiful Yorkshire Dales in a unique way, whereby you'll explore a small part of the extensive caving system.
Durham and Cathedral tour
9:30am - 5pm
Durham
Give It A Go and join us for a day trip to Durham and a private guided tour of the historic Cathedral!
Dodgeball!
3pm - 5pm
Newcastle University Sports Centre
Give It A Go and dodge, duck, dip, dive and .....dodge in a fun sessions with the Newcastle University Dodgeball Club!

Sun 1st March

Kielder Water Walks
10am - 5pm
Kielder. Northumberland
Give It A Go and join us for a days walking in beautiful Kielder, Northumberland.

Mon 2nd March

Tue 3rd March

Black and White Friars - guided history tour of Newcastle's Castle & surrounding area!
5:15pm - 7pm
Newcastle Castle, City Centre
Give It A Go and join us on a private guided tour on a journey through time at Newcastle's Castle and surrounding area!
Couch to 5k
6pm - 7pm
Newcastle University Students' Union (Front Entrance)
Looking to move a little more? Our running mentors will be on hand to take you through the NHS Couch to 5k.

Wed 4th March

Lola Jeans Food Social - 04/03/20
2pm - 3:30pm
Lola Jeans, 1-3 Market St, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6JE
Give It A Go and join us for delicious award winning burgers in the heart of Newcastle!
Practical Chinese Taster Workshop
2pm - 4pm
Language Resource Centre, Newcastle University City Campus
Give It A Go and join us at the Language Resource Centre to learn how to write Mandarin - one of the most fascinating languages in the world!
Bhangra Dance Workshop (This HAS to Happen)
6pm - 8pm
Northumbria University Student's Union - Domain

Thu 5th March

Dog & Scone Cafe - 05/03/20
12:30pm - 2pm
Dog and Scone Cafe, 22 Pudding Chare, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UE
Give It A Go and join us for a unique experience where you not only get a hot drink but a play and a cuddle with the cutest dogs in Newcastle!
Lush Bathbomb Making - 05/03/20
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Lush, Eldon Square, Newcastle
Give It A Go and make your very own bath bomb at Lush!
This Girl Can - International Women's Day Celebration
5:30pm - 8pm
Exhibition Park
Join us to celebrate International Women’s Day at Active Newcastle's very popular UV themed event with our optional 1 mile or 5k “do it your way” celebration.
Here to Discuss (This HAS to Happen)
6pm - 7pm
Planning Room, NUSU

Fri 6th March

Bollywood Dance Class - 06/03/20
7pm - 8:30pm
Barbara Strang Teaching Centre 1.48 (BSTC.1.48)
Give It A Go and join the Hindu and Sikh Society for a fun Bollywood Dance Class!
Newcastle Eagles V Worcester Wolves
7:30pm - 9pm
Eagles Community Arena, NE4 7AF
Give it A Go and watch Newcastle Eagles basketball live!
The Talented Mr Ripley - Northern Stage Tickets
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Northern Stage, Newcastle University City Campus
Give It A Go and purchase discounted tickets for the production of The Talented Mr Ripley at Northern Stage!

Sat 7th March

Trips to the Temples (This HAS to Happen)
9am - 5pm
Meet outside the Students' Union
Beginners Surf Session
11:30am - 3pm
Newcastle University Students' Union (Front Entrance)
Always enjoyed the thought of going surfing? Well now's your opportunity with heavily discounted lessons. Limited spaces

Sun 8th March

Simonside Hills Hike
9am - 6pm
Simonside Hills, Northumberland
Give It A Go and join us on a guided hike in beautiful Northumberland!

Mon 9th March

Cookery Masterclass with Food Nation - 09/03/20
6pm - 8pm
Venue, NUSU
Give It A Go and join us for a cookery masterclass with Food Nation!
Cooking Class: Plant-based Buddha Bowl Masterclass
6pm - 8pm
Venue Level 2
Learn all the classic rules for brilliant Buddha Bowls including homemade kimchi, homemade teriyaki sauce and learn to cook some plant-based foods like tofu, tempeh and seitan.

Tue 10th March

Victoria Tunnel Tour - 10/03/20
12:45pm - 3pm
Victoria Tunnel, Ouseburn
Give it a Go and discover Newcastle's underground hidden tunnels!
15s
3pm - 4pm
MLK Room, 1st Floor, NUSU
Come join us for a fun filled, no fussed baking session and make your own 15s!
Couch to 5k
6pm - 7pm
Newcastle University Students' Union (Front Entrance)
Looking to move a little more? Our running mentors will be on hand to take you through the NHS Couch to 5k.
Dave Chawner: Mental Health Comedy Night!
7pm - 10pm
The Dun Cow, Jesmond, NE2 4RS
Award-winning comedian Dave Chawner joins us for a night of comedy looking into mental health issues in modern society. Come to the event to see Dave take a sensitive, funny and thought-provoking look at mental health, eating disorders, and identity.

Wed 11th March

Top of the Monument Tour 11/03/20 - 1pm
1pm - 1:30pm
Grey's Monument, 150 Grainger St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5AF
Give It A Go and join us to the top of Grey's Monument on a private tour!
Top of the Monument Tour 11/03/20 - 1:30pm
1:30pm - 2pm
Grey's Monument, 150 Grainger St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5AF
Top of the Monument Tour 11/03/20 - 2pm
2pm - 2:30pm
Grey's Monument, 150 Grainger St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5AF
Give It A Go and join us on a private tour of the iconic Grey's Monument!
Top of the Monument Tour 11/03/20 - 2:30pm
2:30pm - 3pm
Grey's Monument, 150 Grainger St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5AF
Give It A Go and join us on a private guided tour right to the top of the iconic Grey's Monument!
Top of the Monument Tour 11/03/20 - 3pm
3pm - 3:30pm
Grey's Monument, 150 Grainger St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5AF
Give It A Go and join us on a private guided tour right to the top of the iconic Grey's Monument!
Watch Your Head: Yoga
5pm - 6:30pm
History Room, NUSU
Watch Your Head Wellbeing Workshops
Karate Taster Session
8pm - 10pm
University Sport & Fitness Centre - Studio Two
Want to develop confidence, fitness and discipline in a friendly environment? Newcastle University Karate Club are offering a free opportunity to give Karate a go!

Thu 12th March

The Full Monty - Tyne Theatre & Opera House tickets
7pm - 9:30pm
Tyne Theatre and Opera House 117 Westgate Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4AG
Give it a Go and get your hands on discounted tickets for the theatre hit The Full Monty!

Fri 13th March

British Museum Tour
3pm - 5pm
British Museum
Explore the Wonders of the World in our British Museum Tour, the first public national museum in the planet.

Sat 14th March

Viking themed tour of Lindisfarne and Bamburgh - Lundgren Tours
9:15am - 6:15pm
Lindisfarne and Bamburgh, Northumberland
Give It A Go and take a trip back in time to Viking Northumberland with the fantastic Lundgren Tours!
Beginners Surf Session
11:30am - 3pm
Newcastle University Students' Union (Front Entrance)
Always enjoyed the thought of going surfing? Well now's your opportunity with heavily discounted lessons. Limited spaces

Sun 15th March

Holi Festival Event
2pm - 4pm
Longbenton Sports Ground
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