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Solo: Group for Singles

photo of steak & shrimp dinnerOur Solo Group for Singles meets in nearby restaurants to have a nice meal among friends.  The group dines together on the third  Friday of the month (typically), alternating between dinners and luncheons.

Contact Sandie Brown several days in advance if you would like to attend.

Our summer get-togethers will be as follows:

Friday, June 21, 5:30 PM
Esin Restaurant and Bar, 750 Camino Ramon, Danville

Friday, July 19, 5:30 PM
China Paradise, 4580 Dublin Blvd., Dublin

Friday, August 16, 5:30 PM
Faz, 5121 Hopyard Road, Pleasanton


Mah Jongg

Mah jongg tilesOur Mah Jongg group meets on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month from 1 – 4 PM at member homes. Contact JoAnn for more information.

The group is seeking new members.  No prior experience required.  We play American Style Mah Jongg–a fast-moving game that is a mix of strategy and luck–fun for beginners as well as experience players!  Game sets are provided.

Cocktails and Conversations

Here we are at our new venue - 828 Main

Here we are at our new venue – 828 Main

Join us as we wind down from busy days and enjoy the Happy Hour snacks and drinks the first Tuesday of each month.  We  meet at 828 Bites & Brews at 828 Main Street, the venue next door to the Main Street Brewery in Pleasanton. There’s plenty of parking in the rear lot. The building is the site of Pleasanton’s former Cheese Factory.  Summer meetings will be held on June 4, July 2, and August 6, at 5:30 PM.

Coffee and …

A few of us enjoying our monthly coffee

A few of us enjoying our monthly coffee

This group usually meets  monthly on the first Thursday of the month at 10 AM, just to have coffee and chat, enjoying friendships that have built.  New members and visitors are ALWAYS welcome. We meet at Sweet and Savory, 5685 Gibraltar Drive, at the corner of Gibraltar and Stoneridge Drives in Pleasanton’s Hacienda Business Park. Look for the Sweet and Savory van(s) in the parking lot.  Summer meetings will be held on June 6 and August 1.  At the June meeting, members will decide when/if to meet in July.

Bridge Groups

Our members enjoy much conversation over the bridge table – and some friendly competition.

Groups include:

  • Duplicate Bridge, which meets on the last Wednesday of the month, 7 – 9:30 PM (Contact Nancy or Fern).  New players are welcome! Please contact Nancy to confirm date and location.  Upcoming dates for the summer include June 26, July 31, and August 28.
  • Monday Night bridge, meeting on the 2nd and 4th Mondays, 7 – 9:30 PM of the month, (Contact Marti)
See the Summer Grapevine for details.