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Our organization offers about 36 Interest Groups that meet regularly, most in person and a few on Zoom. Some groups regularly invite partners times and guests. 

Scheduled activities appear in our Events Calendar, a hub of our club life. For privacy reasons, most of its contents are password-protected, visible only to members.

Note to prospective members: Browse the groups below. Do any catch your eye? Join now if you're ready to become involved, or email our membership director for more information.


CLICK HERE for a master grid of Interest Groups,  including regular scheduling, group leaders, contact info, and more.

CLICK HERE for our Events Calendar, containing details about gatherings planned by our Groups.

Birthday gathering


  • All-Member Events
    These gatherings provide a chance to meet new friends and reconnect with others. They usually include lunch.
    2nd Wednesdays in March, June, September, and December

  • Birthday Gals 
    Meets four times a year in a member's home to enjoy cake, bubbly, and celebrating with friends.

  • Come As You Are & Chat
    Members can drop in on Zoom to say hello and check in with one another.  A one-hour timeframe supports communication without interruption.
    Every Tuesday 

five members with coffee


For new members, these monthly Come for Coffee gatherings are a fun and casual way to meet others. Longtime members provide a warm welcome and have an opportunity to reconnect. Five groups gather in person (current COVID conditions allowing) at coffee spots, drawing mostly members who live in the vicinity. A fifth group makes its permanent home on ZOOM. 

  • Eastside (Kirkland)
    4th Thursdays 
  • North End (Edmonds)

     4th Thursdays

  • Southwest and South End (West Seattle):
    4th Mondays

  • Westside (Seattle-Wallingford)
    4th Mondays


  • Eastside Happy Hour:
    Gathering at a local watering hole
    1st Mondays
  • Epicureans:
    Lunch at a restaurant or member's home
    Last Fridays

  • Evening Gourmet
    Dinner at a restaurant or member's home; partners/guests welcome. 2nd Saturdays

  • Inquisitive Sippers:
    Tasting sessions of wine or spirits, paired with a bit of education; partners/guests welcome. Meets quarterly.

  • Lunch Bunch:Lunch at a restaurant 
    2nd Wednesdays (except September, December, March and June, when we have All-Member Meetings)
  • Pub Crawl:
    Despite the name, members meet at one pub for drinks followed by dinner; partners/guests welcome
    st Sundays

  • Seattle Happy Hour:

     Gathering at a local watering hole; partners/guests welcome.

     2nd Mondays

Note: Three other groups – Happy Cookers, Petit Gourmet, and The Cookbook Group – are at capacity and are not currently open to other members. 

club rafting trip


  • Bird Nerds:
    A fun, caring, passionate, adventurous and sometimes wacky group of people who love birds.
    Meets monthly or semi-monthly, rain or shine. Dates and times vary to correspond with peak bird events.

  • Get Fit & Hike: 
    Group members lead outings of varying length and difficulty. Destinations are normally within a 1.5-hour drive of Seattle.
    Usually meets about once a month

  • Out & About: Members initiate fun and varied activities with the support of our Out & About adviser. Examples:  a wine-tasting, a theater performance, or a game of miniature golf. The options are limitless.
    No regular time or place!


  • All Things French:  This group of Francophiles gathers once a month for a French-themed meal or program. 
    3rd Wednesdays

  • Arts & Crafts: Members buy project supplies and meet in person (usually outdoors) or on Zoom to create together.
    1st and 3rd Mondays 

  • Knitting Circle:
    Needles click as members chat
    2nd Mondays (in person)
    4th Mondays (Zoom)

  • Living on the Hedge (Gardening):
    Field trips and hands-on events. All are welcome; no need to have a garden.
    4th Tuesdays or varies

Book club gathering


We have eight book groups of 8 to 15 members each. Some read general fiction, some mysteries, and one, nonfiction. Where and how they meet is in flux; some are on Zoom, others meet in a member's home, others meet at cafes. As existing groups reach full capacity, new groups form.

  • Forever Zoom Book Group:
    4th Wednesdays
  • Sunday Whodunnit Book Group:
    3rd Sundays

  Other book groups are at capacity and not currently open to new members. Members are encouraged to start new book groups; our Vice President can provide a hand.

Members: Click to view Reading Lists

club golfers


  • Bunco & Bites:
    Meets quarterly at a member's home. Partners and guests and invited.

  • Euchre: 
    Partners and guests are welcome to this lively game night in a member's home.
    3rd Saturdays (with some variations)

  • Golf: 
    Group members communicate with one another to set up golf dates

  • Mah Jongg (Eastside)
    1st and 3rd Fridays

Note:  Two other Mah Jongg groups are at capacity and not currently open to new members. Members are encouraged to start new groups; our Vice President can provide a hand.


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