for international students in Southampton and Winchester

Past Events (Page 22)

Want to get a flavour of what is on throughout the year?  You can scroll through some of our previous events here.

iExplore

iExplore is a course exploring the basics of Christianity, over ten Wednesday evenings.  Students are welcome to join at any time, even if they missed the first few sessions. The course starts again on Wednesday 27 January 2016, and runs until Wednesday 23 March.  The evening starts with a free meal, followed by a short talk…

Baking and Craft Evening

Following on from our popular baking evening last year, this term we have an evening of baking and craft, when you will have the opportunity to join some local families in their homes (in small groups) and to do some baking, or some craft. Please book a place online via eventbrite. There are various locations…

Culture Course 3: The queen at 90, and an Irish 100

Dinner and discussion at the home of Richard and Margaret Blake, and an opportunity to learn more about English culture, history and beliefs. A hot meal (with vegetarian options available) is followed by puddings, and then a talk from Richard. This event is free, but booking in advance is essential, as it is very popular,…

CU events week

The CU events week runs from 1st to 5th February

Culture Course 2: Setting Free the Slaves

Dinner and discussion at the home of Richard and Margaret Blake, and an opportunity to learn more about English culture, history and beliefs. A hot meal (with vegetarian options available) is followed by puddings, and then a talk from Richard. This event is free, but booking in advance is essential, as it is very popular,…

Culture Course Film: Chariots of Fire

3.30pm, at 8 Bassett Crescent East Join Richard and Margaret at their home to watch the British film “Chariots of Fire”, filmed in 1981.  The film is based on the true story of two British athletes in the 1924 Olympics, Eric Liddell and Harold Abrahams.  The two men met whilst studying at Cambridge University, where Abrahams becomes the first…

Culture Course 1: Southampton in World Affairs

Dinner and discussion at the home of Richard and Margaret Blake, and an opportunity to learn more about English culture, history and beliefs. A hot meal (with vegetarian options available) is followed by puddings, and then a talk from Richard. This event is free, but booking in advance is essential, as it is very popular,…

Winchester Christmas Baking

Following on from our popular baking evening last year, this term we have a Christmas baking evening, when you will have the opportunity to join a local family in their home (in a small group, maximum 8 people) and to make some goodies that we usually make around Christmas time, including items that are traditional for Christmas.…

Autumn Meal and Games Evening

An evening of traditional games and an Autumn Meal (sometimes known as a Harvest Meal) with the traditional English game of “Beetle”.   This game is played at social occasions known as a Beetle Drive, in which many rounds of Beetle are played. The players are in groups of four with a communal die, and the…

Winchester Autumn Walk and Tea

Join us for an Autumn walk followed by afternoon tea in a local home. Meeting & pick up points: 2pm at Winchester University Main Reception 2pm at Winchester School of Art No charge for this event, but please book a place by emailing Rod Lawrence:   rod_lawrence@hotmail.com so we know where to pick you up from.