October 2021: Annual Dinner in Utrecht

The Oxford and Cambridge Society of The Netherlands warmly invites you to our annual dinner at the Paushuize Utrecht.

The former residence of Pope Adrian, and today’s official residence of the King’s commissioner, entering Paushuize is entering 500 years of history. Please join us for a pre-dinner drink followed by a delicious three-course meal, including drinks, and a surprise speaker.

Paushuize has its own parking spaces at its disposal; parking in front is available upon reservation. At a stone’s throw away is the Springweg parking garage and Utrecht Central Station is only a short walk.

Black tie preferred.

Date: Sat, 30 October 2021; 17:30 – 23:00 CEST
Place: Paushuize, 49 Kromme Nieuwegracht, 3512 HE Utrecht
Price: €85 for members and guests.

More information including the registration can be found on Eventbrite [here] .

August 2021: Explore the national park of North Brabant

Dear alumni, The Oxford and Cambridge Society of the Netherlands cordially invites you to explore the national park of North Brabant — Loonse en Drunense Duinen at the end of this August, where the purple heather will be in its prime blooming season. Please bring your own pack lunch with you.

When: Sunday 29th August, 2021. 10:30am – 3pm
Where: Free parking lot opposite Landgoed Bosch en Duin (51°38’06.6″N 5°06’37.5″E)

Costs: free

For further details and tickets please follow the [link] to Eventbrite.

June 2021: Online PubQuiz

Dear alumni,
We warmly invite you to our online pub quiz on June 25 at 8pm CET, when we’ll cover a wide range of trivia topics.
The event is free but we encourage you to make a donation to the Food Bank (https://voedselbankennederland.nl/). You bring the drinks, we’ll bring the questions. All are welcome (friends, families, partners and pets)

When: Fri, 25 Jun 2021, 20:00 CEST
Where: Online!

For further details and tickets please follow the [link] to Eventbrite.


May 2021 (online): Wine tasting event

Dear OxCam Society Member,

A Society wine tasting event has been organised for Wednesday May 12, starting at 19:00 and lasting 1 -2 hours. The event will be run remotely via Zoom, tasting 8 different 60ml wine samples delivered to your address beforehand. We will be tasting a varied range of 8 different wines from Spanish wine maker Enate. The cost for the wines, including shipping in the Netherlands, is €35. You can also add a ‘borrelplank’ (assorted cheese and charcuterie platter) for €12,50.

The tasting requires a minimum of ten participants. You will be sent an email once the tasting has been confirmed and a reminder before the tasting starts. Please note that your participation is not confirmed until your payment has been received. If partners/guests are not yet sure, a second sign-up can always be done later for them, up until the deadline. The sign-up/ payment deadline is May 5, 19:00. Note that payment can only be made after applying a coupon code that was sent to paid up members. When in doubt, please email secretary.ocnl@gmail.com.

When: Wed, 12 May 2021, 19:00 CEST
Where: Online (Zoom link will be provided)!

For further details and tickets please follow the [link].

Wijnproeverij flesjes