Catholic Society Upcoming events


26/09 BBQ

Come to meet CathSoc on Wednesday 26th September at 1 PM bbq station 4 in front of the lake. Food and Chats provided. Tickets available on the Student Union website for the price of £1 for members and £2 for non-members: .

29/09 Flatford Trip

On Saturday 29th September 29/09 visit Constable’s charming hamlet where nature, history and art meet. We will leave at 10 AM and be back by 4 PM. Book the tickets starting at £1,50 on Jumblebee: .


30/09 Arrival Day Masses


On Sunday 30th September, there will be two masses on campus, 12:10 PM as always and 7 PM just for this day. Feel free to come at5 any of those times or both.

Help to redirect the new students to the chaplaincy before is highly welcome. Helpers will meet half an hour before mass at the chaplaincy and will go around campus to help people find the chaplaincy.


30/09 MFC Arrival Day Games


On Sunday 30th, the Multi-Faith Chaplaincy will organise some fun games outside the Silberrad Student Centre for the newly arrived students. We are looking for helpers to run the events successfully between 3 PM and 5 PM. Refreshments will be provided and the event will continue during the evening in the Chaplaincy. Anyone is welcome!



1/10 Stall on squares

The Catholic Society will be on square 3 to publicise itself from 11 AM to 4 PM on the 1st of October. We are looking for volunteers to cover one hour each or help set up the stall and the gazebo at 11 AM.


2/10 Movie Night


On Tuesday 2nd October at 6 PM in room 3.108, the Catholic society is hosting a Movie (Discussion) Night with drinks afterwards in Top Bar to get to know the new exec team and the new members. You can join us directly at 8 PM in Top Bar. A suggestion about which movie we should watch is welcome (FB message us @UOECatholicSociety)


3/10 MFC Welcome Buffet


Get to know all the members of the Multi-Faith Chaplaincy on the 3rd of October at 6 PM. Refreshments provided.


5/10 FREE Wine and cheese tasting night


On  Friday, 5th October you are all invited to this exquisite event at 8 PM after Mass in room 4.300A (TBC). You will be able to taste a wide variety of food and wine for FREE or for a small donation. Just come along!

6/10 Freshers’ fayre


Visit us during Freshers’ fayre on Sunday, 6th October. You can contribute to our success in many ways: volunteer a few hours of your time, distribute leaflets, get a cupcake or pin our world map.

7/10 Welcome Event

After the 12:10 PM Sunday Mass on October 7th, stay with us for a few games and a delicious buffet. You will have the opportunity to know the new exec team and mingle. Food and Fun provided.

8/10 and 15/10  Karaoke before milk it

For MILK IT 10th anniversary, join us for two fun Mondays. On October 8th and 15th at 7:30 PM after Mass in room 3.320, get ready to sing! We will then head to Milk It for who wants.

10/10 Afternoon Tea in Wivenhoe

On the 10th of October, walk with us to Wivenhoe for a traditional English afternoon tea. We will leave from square 2 at 2 PM and we will walk along the river toward Wivenhoe. Feel free to join us directly at 3 PM at the Tudor Tea Room.


13/10 Trip to Cambridge


On October 13th, visit together with CathSoc this Beautiful University and city! The day will be filled with interesting highlights. Book your tickets (starting at £4!) in advance on Jumblebee: . We will be leaving from the South Car Park at 8 PM and we will be back at 10 PM roughly. You must be a member of the SU to come along.

14/10 After Mass Talk

After the 12:10 Mass, stay in the chaplaincy for sandwiches and to listen to some inspiring words!


17/10 Colchester Castle Tour


Do not miss the opportunity to visit Colchester’s main attraction: the Castle! On Wednesday, 17th October, led by Archaeologist Philip Wise, explore Europe’s largest Norman keep. Meet us at 2 pm in sq 2 or at 3 pm at the Castle Bridge. We will then have a tea in town. Book your ticket at .

20/10 Canterbury Trip



On Saturday, 20th October visit the main pilgrimage site in the Middle Ages and the vibrant city of Canterbury nowadays. The day is organised by the Catholic Students Network. The day will be filled with activities and must-see attractions. Tickets are on sale on Buy your ticket before it sells out!


21/10 and 28/10 Room Blessing


Would you like your room to be blessed? Sign up online @UOECatholicSociety or after the 12:10 Mass.  The visits will take place from 1 pm to 7 pm on Sunday the 21st and 28th of October. Please, leave your contact details so that we can message you before paying a visit.


See the poster CathSoc flyer 2018

For info on other events, see our facebook page

Everyone is welcome at Cathsoc events!