May
8
Wed
Chit Chat @ St Mary's Church
May 8 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Chit Chat @ St Mary's Church

Practice English Conversation on various topics with refreshments.  Organised by St Mary’s Church on Quarry Street  in Guildford to help internationals practice your English and make new friends.

**Cost:** There is a charge of £1/session.

**Time:** It takes place every Wednesday in term-time from 9.30-11am.

**Venue:** St Mary’s is in Quarry Street, GU1 3UA in Guildford town centre opposite Marks and Spencer.

**Contact: Susan Snashall at** snashallsusan@gmail.com

May
10
Fri
Rendezvous A Ladies Only Event
May 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Rendezvous A Ladies Only Event

The theme this month is ‘Relationships’.

Rendezvous is a group for international **female** students, researchers and wives of international students. Open to **women** of all faiths or none.

The evening is an informal gathering to chat and share refreshments, with opportunities to learn about topics of interest to women, to be creative and discover something about the Christian faith. It is a safe space for woman to meet together and build friendships
with both international and local women.

We meet outside GSA at 7.00pm for a short walk to our venue which is at The Vicarage, 18 Vicarage Gate, Onslow Village, Guildford GU2 7QJ.

**We aim to finish at 9.30pm and we will make sure everyone gets a lift back. Contact Cilla or Jenny for more info on Cilla – [cilla.slater@btinternet.com](mailto:cilla.slater@btinternet.com) and Jenny – [jennyfarrant@tiscali.co.uk](mailto:jennyfarrant@tiscali.co.uk)**

May
15
Wed
Chit Chat
May 15 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Practice English Conversation on various topics with refreshments. Organised by St Mary’s Church on Quarry Street in Guildford to help internationals practice your English and make new friends.

**Cost:** There is a charge of £1/session.

**Time:** It takes place every Wednesday in term-time from 9.30-11am.

**Venue:** St Mary’s is in Quarry Street, GU1 3UA in Guildford town centre opposite Marks and Spencer.

**Contact: Susan Snashall at** snashallsusan@gmail.com

Chit Chat @ St Mary's Church
May 15 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Chit Chat @ St Mary's Church

Practice English Conversation on various topics with refreshments.  Organised by St Mary’s Church on Quarry Street  in Guildford to help internationals practice your English and make new friends.

**Cost:** There is a charge of £1/session.

**Time:** It takes place every Wednesday in term-time from 9.30-11am.

**Venue:** St Mary’s is in Quarry Street, GU1 3UA in Guildford town centre opposite Marks and Spencer.

**Contact: Susan Snashall at** snashallsusan@gmail.com

May
22
Wed
Chit Chat
May 22 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Practice English Conversation on various topics with refreshments. Organised by St Mary’s Church on Quarry Street in Guildford to help internationals practice your English and make new friends.

**Cost:** There is a charge of £1/session.

**Time:** It takes place every Wednesday in term-time from 9.30-11am.

**Venue:** St Mary’s is in Quarry Street, GU1 3UA in Guildford town centre opposite Marks and Spencer.

**Contact: Susan Snashall at** snashallsusan@gmail.com

Chit Chat @ St Mary's Church
May 22 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Chit Chat @ St Mary's Church

Practice English Conversation on various topics with refreshments.  Organised by St Mary’s Church on Quarry Street  in Guildford to help internationals practice your English and make new friends.

**Cost:** There is a charge of £1/session.

**Time:** It takes place every Wednesday in term-time from 9.30-11am.

**Venue:** St Mary’s is in Quarry Street, GU1 3UA in Guildford town centre opposite Marks and Spencer.

**Contact: Susan Snashall at** snashallsusan@gmail.com

Bowling Social @ Spectrum Leisure Centre
May 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm
Bowling Social @ Spectrum Leisure Centre

There is nothing like friendly competition to build friendships! Whether you get a strike every shot or are brand new to the game, you are welcome to join us!

We’re going bowling at the Spectrum, either meet at GSA at 7pm for a lift or see you at Spectrum Bowling at 7:15pm.

2 games is £11.40, payment is only to Spectrum and not to us!

Image URL: http://www.friendsinternationalguildford.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/social.jpg

Eventbrite URL: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/bowling-social-tickets-60136007417

May
23
Thu
Quest – English Conversation Hour @ Grace Church
May 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Quest - English Conversation Hour @ Grace Church

QUEST English Conversation Hour is just that: an opportunity for all internationals – students, professionals and visitors to practice English, in a friendly and informative environment at Grace Church on Guildford Park Road.

Includes coffee, tea and cakes (lots!), informal conversation, discussions in small groups on a broad range of subjects, relating to everyday British life. A good starting point for exploring daily life and culture in the UK.

**For more info call or text Nina on 07792877496.**

 

Quest – English Conversation Hour
May 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm

QUEST English Conversation Hour is an opportunity for all internationals to practice English, in a friendly and informative environment.

Includes coffee, tea and cakes (lots!), informal conversation, discussions in small groups on a broad range of subjects, relating to everyday British life. A good starting point for exploring daily life and culture in the UK.

**For more info call or text Nina on 07792877496.**

May
25
Sat
Meet, Eat and Talk – “What do Christians believe about God[s]?”
May 25 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Meet, Eat and Talk - "What do Christians believe about God[s]?"

“What do Christians believe about God[s]?” This will be our topic of discussion for the night. Enjoy a home cooked meal at the home of the Pratts and get stuck into some deep conversations about what you might or might now believe about God in a friendly and non-threatening environment. This is an event for International students of all faiths or none. All are welcome.

You will be picked up outside GSA at 7pm and taken to the meal and then returned back to GSA at 10pm.