EVENTS

Cultural Evenings / Socials / Cinema Club /
Live Music / BBQs and more

Upcoming events

Events policy

Volunteer to help with events

Wednesday Socials

Wednesdays from 3.00 pm
@ International Society, Oxford Road
Free (MEMBERS ONLY EVENT)

Free tea and coffee for members to come in and have a chat, play board/card games or just to relax with a cup of tea and a biscuit. Places are limited so book a space online and join us every Wednesday between 3 pm and 5 pm.

During term-time we also run Friday socials.

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You will need to be logged in to see the member only events.

Welcome Picnic

Sunday 15th September at 3.00 pm
@ International Society, University of Manchester’s Students’ Union
Tickets in advance: £3

New to Manchester? Join our Welcome Picnic and meet others who have also just arrived in Manchester!

It’s our first event for the academic year and perfect for those looking to meet new friends from around the world.

 

This event will be open for booking soon. 

Welcome Teatime

Monday 16th September – Friday 20th September  5.00pm – 7.00pm
@ International Society, University of Manchester’s Students’ Union
FREE for everyone

Kickstart your friendships at our Welcome Teatime, one of the favourite socials to meet new friends! Come and chill over tea and coffee.  

This event will be open for booking soon. 

Afternoon Tea 1

Sunday 22nd September at 3.00pm 

@ International Society, University of Manchester’s Students’ Union
Tickets in advance: £3

Join us for a favourite British past time – an afternoon tea with tea, cakes and scones.

This event will be open for booking soon. 

Live British Folk Music Evening

Friday 27th September at 7.00pm 

@ International Society, University of Manchester’s Students’ Union
Tickets in advance: £3 Members £6 Non Members

Enjoy an evening of British folk music with our live band! If you sing or play a music instrument, share your country’s music culture with us!

Our event is open to all and is great for you to meet friends from different countries.

This event will be open for booking soon. 

Afternoon Tea 2

Sunday 29th September at 3.00pm 

@ International Society, University of Manchester’s Students’ Union
Tickets in advance: £3

Join us for a favourite British past time – an afternoon tea with tea, cakes and scones.

This event will be open for booking soon. 

Speed Friending

Sunday 15th September at 3.00 pm
@ International Society, University of Manchester’s Students’ Union
Tickets in advance: £3

Welcome to Manchester – welcome back to some! Get to know each other in our Speed Friending event! It’s a great chance to meet some new friendly faces in a warm, welcoming and casual setting. Refreshments will be provided.

This event will be open for booking soon. 

EVENT POLICY

WHERE DO THE EVENTS TAKE PLACE?
The majority of our events take place at the University of Manchester’s Students’ Union: Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PR. If an event takes place at a different location, the details will be in the text for the event and in your ticket.

CAN I CHANGE MY TICKET?
Yes, however you will need to bring your ticket to the office at least one week in advance of the event taking place. Please get in touch if you have any questions.

CAN I GET A REFUND?
Refunds for our cultural evenings are given if you bring your ticket to the office at least one week in advance of the event taking place. Refund policy for our other events may vary at our discretion,

PLEASE NOTE
No money can be refunded if you do not show up on the day of the event or are late. The Society and staff cannot be held responsible for any damage, loss, or injury sustained by participants in international society events.

Any questions?

VOLUNTEER TO HELP WITH EVENTS

The International Society holds a wide variety of events throughout the year and all are organised by our dedicated volunteers. Our national evenings are organised exclusively by the International 16.

The group is selected through interviews at the start of the year and work together on the national evenings and other projects all year long. To find out more about the International 16 and how to apply to take part click on the link below.

International 16

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Oxford Road
Manchester
M13 9PR

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The International Society is a registered charity. Our Charity Commission number is 521248.

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The International Society has been promoting international friendship and celebrating cultural diversity since 1966.

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