Groningen Ukulele Society

G.U.S., The Ukulele Club of Groningen, The Netherlands


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The next GUS meeting – 17 july

Hey Folks,

De volgende GUS meeting komt er aan!

Op zondag 17 juli is het weer tijd om gezellig samen ukulele te spelen.  Neem je vrienden en family mee naar de GUS ukulele Sunday

Lekker fietsen naat t’ Cafe MON in de zon.  We beginnen om 14:30 uur.

(Bieslookstraat 23, 9731 HH Groningen)

Natuurlijk hebben we een paar ukuleles en songbooks extra voor de ‘ nog niet ukulele verslaafde folk

Van beginner tot ukulele pro – iedereen is welkom bij de GUS

It’ s all about the uke  😁

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Hey folk, it’s nearly time for some Sun and Uke fun in Grunn !

Grab your ukes and come on down to the uke’iest happening in town

The next meeting is on sunday 17th of july from 14:30 to 16:30 at Cafe MON

(Bieslookstraat 23, 9731 HH Groningen)

Uke up your lives with the Groningen Ukulele Society sunday meetings

It’s free – it’s easy – it’s ukulele


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The Next GUS meeting – 19 june 2022

The sun is shining and the MON building is open again so it’s time for UKULELE

That’s right folks, polish your ukes, grab your friends and come on down to the funkiest ukulele club around.

Everybody is welcome whether you can play one chord or one hundred, it’s all about that uke fun.

The books are downloadable for free here on our website and there will be one or two ukes to use for those nervous beginners..

Let’s have some fun – Let’s uke at the MON.

It’s Free – It’s Easy

It’s ukulele with the Groningen Ukulele Society

see you there – or be a square


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The next Groningen Ukulele Society meeting – 22 May

Sun and Uke fun in Grunn !

Nearly time to grab your ukes and come on down to the uke’iest happening in town

Uke up your lives with the Groningen Ukulele Society sunday meetings

The next meeting is on Sunday the 22nd of may beginning at 14:30

at Cafe MON – Bieslookstraat 23, 9731 HH Groningen

Bring a friend and pop down to our fun and friendly play-along sessions, they are for ukulele hero’s of all levels – from beginner to pop star!!

There will be a couple of ukuleles to use for the ‘ukulele curious’ and some extra songbooks to use on the day.

So come on down to Groningen town and uke up your lives

It’s free – it’s easy – it’s ukulele


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The Next GUS Meeting – sunday the 8th of may

Hey Ukulele folk, it’s time for a Groningen Ukulele Society Meeting again !

Our next meeting will be on:

Sunday the 8th of may 2022 from 14:30 until 16:30 in CafeMON

(Muziek Organisatie Noord, Bieslookstraat 23, 9731HH, Groningen, NL)

So grab your ukes and come on down to the funkiest uke club in town, bring a friend and a smile and play uke for a while.

Don’t forget – it’s fun – it’s free – it’s for everybody – it’s ukulele

There’s free parking, there’s a bus stop near by, and there’s a bar

Don’t forget – you can find the books here – https://groningenukulelesociety.com/gus-songbooks/

Come on down and have a go – you know you wanna


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The GUS is Back – New times – New Location

Hey GUS folks, It’s time to start the Groningen Ukulele Society Meetings again!!

fun fun fun

Our location and meeting day has changed.

After years in the wonderful o’ceallaighs Irish Pub, we are moving to a bigger place:

Our new meetings will be held on Sundays (every other week) from 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Our new meeting place will be the CafeMON (Bieslookstraat 23,Groningen)

You can see our new ‘place’ in a 360degree photo here on our hosts (Muziek Organisatie Noord) website
https://www.monoord.nl/

OUR FIRST MEETING OF 2022 (POST LOCKDOWN) will be on the:

Sunday 27th of february 2022 from 14:30 until 16:30 in CafeMON

(Muziek Organisatie Noord, Bieslookstraat 23, 9731HH, Groningen, NL)

There is free parking and a bus stop within walking distance.

There is lots of room and shiny new toilets – and a bar !!

What more could we want – so come on down and uke it up with the GUS (it’s been too long), polish your Ukes and find your GUS books and come on down to the funkiest uke club around

It’s all very exciting

See you there – or ‘ave a banana


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Keep on Uke’n

Whilst we are waiting to see how the corona crisis plays out and start our meetings again in a safe and happy environment, let’s not forget to

‘Uke up our Lives’

Playing at home and alone can leave us without inspiration and make us forget what a wonderful, fun and people friendly instrument and community the ukulele world is.

But don’t forget, amongst the sharks and commercial moneymakers targeting our community there are plenty of non-commercial groups (like ourselves) out there, offering resources and support to the ukulele world.

If you are looking for a bit of inspiration outside of our GUS songbooks, you could do a lot worse than check out Ukulele-tabs,

an open and free resource for the ukulele community full of songs and tips for ukulele players waiting for their clubs to reopen.

Here is the link https://www.ukulele-tabs.com/

Keep on Uke’n and stay safe folks


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The next Groningen Ukulele Society meeting – 26 sept

Hey Ho – Let’s Go

The next ‘fun in the sun’ GUS meeting is going to be in the Bandstand at the Noorderplantzoen in Groningen on sunday the 26th of september.

We’ll be starting at 2pm – our ukes unpacked n’ tuned, with smiles on our faces and love in our hearts, playing them there songs in that good ole ukulele way.

It’s open to everyone, it’ s free; it’s easy

It’s Ukulele

Be there or ‘Ave a banana’


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The next GUS meeting – 29th of August 2021

The next GUS meeting will be at 2 pm on sunday the 29th of august in the rose garden in the Pioenpark (Pioenstraat, 9713RR), the same location as our outdoor meetings in the calmer moments of 2020.


We will be keeping a 2 meter spacing, but we’ll be playing them ukes and singing our hearts out, spreading ukulele love and happiness.

Bring you uke, drag along a friend, grab your songbooks, pack yer picnic and come on down to the ukiest place in town!


You know you wanna – everybody is welcome