Taruithorn Termcard, Hilary Term 2013


Venues for meetings:


LR2 - Christ Church Lecture Room 2, right hand door in rear side of front quad, ground floor


Bayne Room - Christ Church Bayne Room, door about one-third along right side of front quad, ground floor


1st week - Friday 18th January - The Hobbit Meeting


Christ Church LR2 - 8pm


Come along to watch the Hobbit cartoon, in an exercise in contrast with Peter Jackson's version.

2nd Week - Friday 25th January - Dance Practice


Christ Church Bayne Room - 8pm


Nothing so vigorous as the Springle-ring! Try some traditional folk dances, in anticipation of the banquet later in the term.

3rd Week - Friday 1st February - Quiz Prep


Christ Church Bayne Room - 8pm


Warming up for the annual battle of wits with our foes who punt from the wrong end, an evening of questions ranging from the trivial to the tricksy.

4th Week - Friday 8th February - Ice Skating


Meet at Carfax Tower


Whether you're great at it or never tried it before, come and join us for some 4th Week fun on ice!

5th Week - Friday 15th February - Crafts Evening


Christ Church LR2 - 8pm


Whether you're feeling 5th Week Blues getting you or not, spending some time on crafty things is going to be a fun way to relax (and take your mind off the blues). And hopefully you will not go back home empty handed - maybe you will walk home with a new origami friend? You never know until you come and try.


N.B. This event was swapped with the AGM originally planned for 5th Week

6th Week - Friday 22nd February - Pre-Banquet Costumes/Preparation


Christ Church Bayne Room - 8pm


If you want to put the finishing touches on your costume, or help with decoration/food, come along for a relaxed evening in the company of the Tolkien Society.

6th Week - Saturday 23th February - Banquet!


North Oxford Community Centre - 2pm until late


Venture into the depths of Mirkwood for the annual banquet Access to the forest available through North Oxford Community Centre for one night only. (Places must be booked in advance, sorry.)

7th Week - Friday 1st March - Pancake Party and AGM


Meet 8pm on the corner of Longwall St. and the High St.


It's time once more to elect a new committee, and to aid us in this most difficult of tasks we will be providing pancakes. Bring along your favourite topping!


N.B. This event was swapped with the Crafts Evening originally planned for 7th Week

7th Week - Saturday 2nd March - Varsity Quiz


Christ Church LR2 - 12pm - 8pm


Come along either to take part in the quiz, or just to watch, if you'd prefer, as we attempt to regain our honour by defeating our Cambridge rivals in a battle of wits.

8th Week - Friday 8th March - Games


Christ Church Bayne Room - 8pm


A chance to relax at the end of term over board games. Feel free to bring your own favourites along, and take the time to bid friends farewell before the vacation...