Event Roundup: September 19-25

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You’ve officially completed your first full week of the fall semester – congratulations! Whether you’re still hungover from First Class Bash, taking a break from the massive pile of reading you inevitably have, or you’re secretly skimming through this article in the middle of a lecture, here are all of the events coming up at UNBSJ this week.


  • Club Week: September 19th – 21st, 10:00am – 2:00pm, Baird Dining Hall (i.e. Cafeteria). Stop by between your classes to learn about all of the clubs that UNBSJ has to offer! Booths will be set up with information, run by current club members. Sign-up sheets may be available on the spot.

Clubs & Societies:

  • Enactus & Business Society UNBSJ Meet & Greet: September 21st, 5:00pm, Whitebone Lounge. Enactus UNBSJ, a group dedicated to “inspiring students to improve the world through entrepreneurial action”, will be hosting their first meet & greet of the year. “Enactus UNB Saint John’s main goal this year is empowerment and providing individuals with knowledge and support to do great things,” says Enactus president Kjeld Conyers-Steede.


  • Business Faculty Mixer: September 21st, 5:00 – 8:00pm, Colonel Tucker’s Bar.  This is your chance to mingle with your fellow Business peers and profs outside of class – don’t miss it!

Lorenzo Society:

  • Toronto Consort Performance: September 22nd, 8:00pm, Ganong Hall Lecture Theatre. The Lorenzo Society had teamed up with Saint John Early Music Festival to bring the Toronto Consort to UNBSJ! They will be performing The Shakespeare Songbook.
    • Admission: FREE (for UNB students, faculty & staff). For all other attendees, it will be $5 for students, $15 for seniors and $20 for adults. Tickets will be available at the door.


(Photo credit: Paul Orenstein)


  • Seawolves Soccer:
    • September 23rd {Women’s game: 2:00pm}, {Men’s game: 4:00pm}, Langille Athletic Centre. The UNB Saint John Seawolves will be travelling to Dalhousie University to compete against the Rams.
      • Admission: Adults/Seniors = $5.00, Children/Students = FREE
    • September 24th, 12:00pm, MacAdam Field. The Holland College Hurricanes will be hosting the UNBSJ Women’s Seawolves.
      • Admission: Adults/Seniors = $5.00, Children/Students = FREE
  • Seawolves Football:
    • September 23rd, 1:00pm, Canada Games Stadium. Join the Seawolves as they kickoff their football season with a game against the Holland College Hurricanes!
      • Admission: Adults/Seniors = $5.00, Children/Students = FREE

General Interest:

  • Pumpkin Spice Classic (Volleypong Tournament): September 22nd, 6:00 – 11:00 pm, Beach Volleyball Courts (Market Square). Hosted by Shinerama Saint John, the second annual volleypong tournament will take place this week. There are an assortment of prizes available, but registration space for the tournament is limited – sign up ASAP if you’re interested!
    • Admission: $21.80 for a team of 2. Ticket information can be found here.
    • Additional information: Tickets CAN be purchased at the door, but SPACE IS LIMITED. Attendees are encouraged to buy tickets in advance. All attendees MUST BE OF LEGAL DRINKING AGE to claim prizes.

(Photo courtesy of Shinerama Saint John)

For event coverage and photos, be sure to check back periodically throughout the week.

If you know of any other events happening this week, or of events happening in the future, e-mail copy@thebaron.ca to have it published as part of the Event Roundup! Event graphics/posters are encouraged.

Emily is in her fourth year of Political Science. She loves studying and academics which follows into her research work. She's a stern black coffee drinker and is a proud Acadienne. When she's not working or doing school work, you can find Emily listening to 70s music on vinyl and watching Parks and Recreation. If you ask her about parliamentary institutions, she won't stop talking.