Interest Groups

*books*movies*plays*
*bridge*outings*discussions*

BOOK GROUPS

AFTERNOON READERS

Contact Benita Page

All group members select the books to be read. Everyone reads the same book for discussion at the monthly meeting on the first Wednesday of the month at 1:30 p.m. One member facilitates the group discussion.

WOMEN OF WORDS

Contact Donna Watson

All group members select the books to be read. Everyone reads the same book for discussion at the monthly meeting on the second Monday of the month, with one member facilitating the discussion.

FRIDAY BOOK DISCUSSION

Contact Nancy Lewis

All group members select the books to be read. Everyone reads the same book for discussion at the monthly meeting on the second Friday of the month, with one member facilitating the discussion.

Couples Book Club

Contact Pat Dellios

Couples meet on Friday at 7:00 p.m., every six weeks to discuss various books selected by members of the group.

Mystery Book Club

Contact Janine Reeder

All group members suggest mysteries to read. Everyone reads the same Book for our monthly discussions on the fourth Tuesday of the month. Facilitating and hosting are on a rotating basis.

CINEMA

Contact Diane Allender

Emphasis is on the type of quality films that are shown at the Landmark Theaters in Hillcrest and LaJolla. Each month on the first Monday at 1:00 p.m. the group selects movies to see that month. Carpooling is arranged for one matinee. Reactions to these films are shared the following month.

Cinema 2

Contact Mary Jefferson

The group meets on the 3rd Thursday of each month for a matinee followed by a discussion in a restaurant. Prior to each meeting the group votes by email on five movies showing at Angelika, Landmark, Hillcrest. Or Edwards Mira Mesa. Coordination of movie selection, carpooling, and restaurant reservations are on a rotating basis.

Great Decisions

Contact Jan Christensen

The group meets on the second Tuesday afternoon of the month to discuss issues facing our country based on guidance from the Foreign Policy Association. (Group 2 begins in January 2018 with Betty White).

Needlecrafts

Contact Florence Davis

The group meets the second Wednesday of the month to share knitting experiences. Instruction is available to members who would like to learn to knit.

Let’s Do Lunch

Contact Sue Fields

The group meets on the first Friday of each month at 11:30 a.m. at various restaurants in the area. A different hostess chooses the restaurant each month. This is a great way to meet new members and socialize.

Lunch Travelers

Contact Mary Ellen Stampfli

The group meets every other month on the last Friday to have lunch at various restaurants in the area which may require more travel time than the other lunch group. A different hostess Selects the restaurant each time.

OTHER GROUPS

Mahjongg

Contact Diane Allender

Mahjongg games are scheduled on the second, and fourth Tuesday morning of each month and on the third Thursday at 1:30 p.m. in the afternoon. Participants may choose to play 1, 2 or 3 times per month and/or to substitute. Hosting is rotated among players.

Playgoers

Contact Carroll Roarty

Group events are at various times to attend plays.

 

The Walkers

Contact Linda Kearnaghan

The group meets on the first Thursday morning of the month to walk together. The members select the walking site each month.

 

Women’s Bridge

Contact Judy Horning

Every 4 months participants are divided into groups of 4. Each group plays 4 times within the following 4 months. Times and days are arranged by the individual groups. Substitutes are needed.