Established 1986 at the instigation of St. George's Church, Leeds to provide a welcome for international students of any faith. Now jointly run by members of churches in Leeds in cooperation with the University of Leeds Chaplancy. It meets every Wednesday in the Emmanuel Centre (upstairs in the Wilson Room). The Emmanuel centre is in the former Emmanuel Church building, left of the main road into Leeds University, near the road entrance (just by the Parkinson building).
From 6.00 - 7.45 p.m. and for all international students and their families.
If you want to find out more about life in the UK, or are looking for friendship or to practise your English, then the club is the place for you!
All events except coach trips are free. Everyone is welcome, so why not join us for coffee and cake, a friendly chat and to sample the programme (below) which should help you find out a bit more about Leeds, Yorkshire and England as well as some other places.
Organised by Christians - free to everyone.
ALL INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS AND THEIR FAMILIES ARE WELCOME
6.00 - 6.45 Coffee, toast, fruit and cake and a chance to chat to old friends and make new ones from many different countries.
6.45 - 7.45 Programme of events/speakers/activities as below.
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|20||“Who wants to be a Millionaire?” Quiz on Britain|
|27||Welcome and Culture Shock Drama|
|October||4||Leeds Living & Yorkshire Sightseeing|
|11||UK for beginners|
|18||Anyone can talk about “My Country”|
|November||1||Christian Art: A Survey of Paintings|
|3||(Friday) Fireworks on Woodhouse Moor|
|8||Birds of Prey|
|22||Folk songs concert|
|29||Christmas and New Year in my country|
|13||Christmas Karaoke and “Who wants to be a Millionaire” Quiz|
|20||Mince pies and fruit punch|
For those interested, at the end of the meeting, there is generally the opportunity to learn more about Christianity through a short Bible study or video
Christian Resorces in Many Languages
Episode 1: "Is there more to life than this?"
Episode 2: "Who is Jesus?"
Episode 3: "Why did Jesus die?"
Episode 4: "How can I have Faith?"
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