Language Café – 27 October
Wednesday 27 October at 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Language Café is an informal language learning event, encouraging fun and friendly conversations. Our café is open once a week during term time. We welcome students and staff of all language levels and none.
What can you expect?
Join us at the Language Café and seize the opportunity to improve your language skills, learn about other cultures, and make new friends from around the world!
Language Café is run by volunteers who are either native or fluent speakers of many wonderful languages. Each week we introduce a new theme such as travel, festive traditions, music, and food so that every time you return you learn something new.
Every language has its own conversation group and where possible we divide groups by the language level from beginner to intermediate+. We tend to keep our conversation groups small so that everyone gets a chance to speak.
As you come in, you can help yourself to free tea, coffee and snacks. Please ask one of our Global Lounge Ambassadors to help you find the language table that you’re after.
What languages are available today?
The Language Café is supported by over 70 volunteers representing 20+ languages. Each week, we offer different languages depending on our volunteers’ availability (refer to the rota below). Please note that we aim to upload the rota by the weekend before the Café but that last minute volunteer changes might occur.
If you wish to volunteer with us and offer your language skills, please see our volunteering page for more information.
How to join in?
We’re a friendly bunch, so come and drop by the Global Lounge, where the weekly Language Cafe is held!
Time & Date: 17:00–18:30, every Wednesday until 15 December
Location: The Global Lounge, Floor 01, Senate House, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TH
Our success story
Since its launch in November 2019, Language Café has been a success story with a couple of hundred language learners, 100+ volunteers and 20+ languages each year. So join us and be part of this exciting community.