Interest Groups

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BOOK GROUPS

AFTERNOON READERS

Contact Benita Page (858) 451 9778

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 (760) 294 8817

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 (858) 674 5520

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.

CINEMA

Contact Diane Allender (858) 451 3923

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 (714) 323 2410

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.

Couples Book Club

Contact Susan Scott    (858) 487-3668

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

Great Decisions

Contact Jan Christensen (310) 480-3774

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

Needlecrafts

Contact Florence Davis (858) 487-3693

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

Let’s Do Lunch

Contact Sue Fields(858) 883-2604

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 (858) 485-4135

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.

Mahjongg

Contact Diane Allender   (858) 451-3923

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.

Mystery Book Club

Contact Diana Shatz   (858) 484- 2296

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.

Playgoers

Contact Carroll Roarty  (858) 705-6246

Group events are at various times to attend plays.

Women’s Bridge

Contact Judy Horning  (858) 748-0069

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.