Weekly Societies & Volunteering Round-Up (November 20th — 27th)

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! With only three Mondays to go, FXU Societies are really getting in the festive spirit with lots of big events to choose from!


FXOrchestra Host Annual Christmas Concert

Viva Voce and FX Orchestra will perform at their annual Christmas concert at All Saints’ Church, Falmouth from 7:30pm on Friday 1st December! They will be playing music ranging from Harry Potter to Beethoven’s Egmont overture, with some Christmas favourites thrown in. What better way to start the month?

Tickets are on sale on the FXU website or at the office: £6 for adults and £4 for concessions (students, seniors and children).


Tremough English Society hold Christmas Jumper Party

Oh the weather outside is frightful, so why not put on some layers and come along at 8pm to Number 20 on Thursday 7th December at 8pm? There will be a prize for the most original festive outfit and the first 15 society members receive a free gift bag. All are welcome!


Falmouth CU host Christmas Free Meal

 Falmouth CU are holding another FXU Christmas tradition, the Free Meal! Why not pop along on to Emmanuel Baptist Church in Falmouth on Wednesday 29th November at 7pm for a full Christmas dinner and short talk about Christmas?


Polar Ball is back!

Wild Doc Soc and EcoSoc have teamed up again for this year’s Polar Ball on 4th December from 7pm! Get into the festive spirit and celebrate the end of a great term with us at Gylly Beach Cafe – tickets are £15 for members, £20 for non-members which includes a buffet (with vegan and veggie options), a free glass of mulled wine, live jazz band and photobooth!! Dress to impress. Don’t miss out – get your tickets now!


FXSpectrum screen ‘The Imitation Game’  

Come along and watch the legendary Benedict Cumberbatch in ‘The Imitation Game’ with FXpectrUm before the Christmas break! There will be snacks and drinks! There’s a suggested donation of £1 for non-members to attend.


Bee Soc visit the campus hive

Pop along on 5th December at 12:30 for a visit to the campus hive – a great opportunity to learn more about beekeeping. Please bring wellies and if you suffer from bee sting allergies we ask you not to attend this specific event. Reserve your free ticket on the FXU website!


GeogSoc host annual Christmas Soiree

GeogSoc Presents their annual Christmas Soiree. Hosted by Palacio Lounge.

This event includes: Entertainment from Jazz Harbour, The Chorus Acapella group and a DJ, who will be playing all the club and Christmas classics, a tapas buffet with vegetarian/vegan options! The food order has been tripled this year due to high demand!

We will also have sparklers, classy photos by the Christmas tree, chocolate fountains with all the trimmings, and a glass of mulled wine on entry!

Dress to impress and don’t forget ID!

Earlybird tickets are now on sale:
Earlybird member: £11; Earlybird non-member: £13.50; Standard member: £12.50; Standard non-member: £15


Meditation Society host night beach BBQ 

Take advantage of the star-filled sky and meet at the moor at 5:30pm or find them on Gylly beach. The soft sounds of the waves will bring about some mindfulness in everyone, a few disposable BBQs and some snacks will be provided but bring your own food as well and remember to stay warm!


Watch the Skies Success

The tabletop gaming societies game of political dominance and alien invasion was a great success. With one alien and four human teams vying for power, treaties were struck, alliances were formed and secret messages were flying throughout the entire day. We currently have plans in place for a similar game in the new year and hope to exceed the enjoyment of last weekends event.


Anchor visits SPARC

The Falmouth Anchor visited the Student Publication Association Regional Conference this weekend at Streatham campus. They networked with members of the industry and other student journalists and attended the Regional Awards, where the newspaper received a special mention for it’s development and perseverance.


Flicka hold Christmas Bake Sale

Support the donkeys by buying a cake or merchandise from FXU Flicka on Wednesday 6th December from 11-3pm in the Compass!