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Welcome to Nottingham Social Circle (Any Ages)

I moved to the UK from Ireland in 2015 without any friends and Meetup changed my life.

I am an explorer and I love living in Nottingham, so please come explore our wonderful city with me.

This group is open to all.

We have an Instagram & Facebook accounts where photos of events get uploaded , if you do not want your photo on social media, please let us know on our events.

We have strong links with the Nottingham Social Activities group (https://www.meetup.com/nottingham-social/ (https://www.meetup.com/nottingham-social/),)), Enjoy Nottingham (https://www.meetup.com/Enjoy-Nottingham/ (https://www.meetup.com/Enjoy-Nottingham/))) and Nottingham Friends (https://www.meetup.com/Nottingham-Singles/ (https://www.meetup.com/Nottingham-Singles/))) with whom we share many members; so why not join as many as you like and have a packed social calendar!

Check out our Frequently Asked Questions for new members page here ( http://www.meetup.com/nottingham-social/pages/Frequently_Asked_Questions_For_New_Members/ ) for more details of how to join, and we look forward to seeing you at an event soon!

See you at the next event.

Lucy :)

Upcoming events (5)

Zoom Karaoke

Online event

Singing is great for improving mental health and wellbeing so let's have a zoom karaoke session. I have made a very long playlist which you are welcome to choose songs from here is the link in case you want to have a look in advance. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLOz1t-LC4BXBYFOFfggsIfjhDBcrcnc2w Please donate here https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/elliekaroakeparties receive the login details. RECOMMENDED DONATION IS £5 TO £10 MINIMUM DONATION IS £2. Donations all go to No Means No Worldwide. THE LOGIN DETAILS WILL BE IN THE DONATION RECEIPT EMAIL FROM JUST-GIVING! No Means No Worldwide is a comprehensive violence prevention organization for girls and boys. They are a school based program that uses the IMpower system of prevention and intervention training. They teach classes in 6 week cycles, three times per school year, with the number of students ranging from[masked] per cycle. For more information about the charity please watch this short video its just over a minute long. https://www.facebook.com/NOmeansNOworldwide/videos/1732744640081485/?v=1732744640081485. The end time is there because I had to put something but it may well go on longer.

Online Dance Party

Online event

I had so much fun doing an online dance party for my birthday that I thought I'd organise them every week and spread the joy to meet-up. Music will be varied but is likely to include lots of songs from 60s, 70s and 80s, motown, funk, latin music and some West African music. Feel free to request songs. Please donate here https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/elliesdanceparties receive the login details. RECOMMENDED DONATION IS £5 TO £10 MINIMUM DONATION IS £2. Donations all go to No Means No Worldwide. THE LOGIN DETAILS WILL BE IN THE DONATION RECEIPT EMAIL FROM JUST-GIVING! No Means No Worldwide is a comprehensive violence prevention organization for girls and boys. They are a school based program that uses the IMpower system of prevention and intervention training. They teach classes in 6 week cycles, three times per school year, with the number of students ranging from[masked] per cycle. For more information about the charity please watch this short video its just over a minute long. https://www.facebook.com/NOmeansNOworldwide/videos/1732744640081485/?v=1732744640081485. The end time is there because I had to put something but it may well go on longer.

Zoom Laughter Play-shop.

Online event

Laughter is a great way of cheering us up in these difficult times. We will do really fun playful exercises with the idea of "fake it 'til you make it" ie starting with fake laughter until it becomes real. Please donate here https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/nomeansnoworldwideellie to receive the login details. RECOMMENDED DONATION IS £5 TO £10 MINIMUM DONATION IS £2. THE LOGIN DETAILS WILL BE IN THE DONATION RECEIPT EMAIL FROM JUST-GIVING! The login details are the same every week so there is no obligation to donate again. If you cannot afford to donate please message me requesting the login details. Benefits of laughter yoga include having lots of fun, boosting the mood, getting in touch with the inner child, being playful, loosing inhibitions, connecting with people and production of endorphins which are natural pain killers, stress-fighters and immune system boosters. No Means No Worldwide is a comprehensive violence prevention organization for girls and boys. They are a school based program that uses the IMpower system of prevention and intervention training. They teach classes in 6 week cycles, three times per school year, with the number of students ranging from[masked] per cycle. For more information about the charity please watch this short video its just over a minute long. https://www.facebook.com/NOmeansNOworldwide/videos/1732744640081485/?v=1732744640081485 CHILDREN ARE WELCOME AS LONG AS THEY ARE SUPERVISED BY AN ADULT. Ellie has been running laughter clubs for over 7 years and has been recently awarded the Laughter Yoga International Laughter Ambassador Certificate.

Zoom Karaoke

Online event

Singing is great for improving mental health and wellbeing so let's have a zoom karaoke session. I have made a very long playlist which you are welcome to choose songs from here is the link in case you want to have a look in advance. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLOz1t-LC4BXBYFOFfggsIfjhDBcrcnc2w Please donate here https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/elliekaroakeparties receive the login details. RECOMMENDED DONATION IS £5 TO £10 MINIMUM DONATION IS £2. Donations all go to No Means No Worldwide. THE LOGIN DETAILS WILL BE IN THE DONATION RECEIPT EMAIL FROM JUST-GIVING! No Means No Worldwide is a comprehensive violence prevention organization for girls and boys. They are a school based program that uses the IMpower system of prevention and intervention training. They teach classes in 6 week cycles, three times per school year, with the number of students ranging from[masked] per cycle. For more information about the charity please watch this short video its just over a minute long. https://www.facebook.com/NOmeansNOworldwide/videos/1732744640081485/?v=1732744640081485. The end time is there because I had to put something but it may well go on longer.

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