Classic Books Meetup Groups

Meet other local readers to read and discuss the great classics of literature.

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New to New York? Or just want to discuss great books with like minded friends? This group was started because there's nothing better than sharing a great book. Come to laugh, have fun and exchange stories over a glass or two! From the humble beginnin

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Do you like meeting new people and making new friends? Do you like to read books and watch movies? Do you enjoy going to museums and learning new languages? Do you like listening to music? Do you enjoy having a delicious meal or trying new drinks? Do

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Culture & Boozy Bookworms!
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Do you love TED? Have you gotten lost online watching many of their thousands of talks? Are you guilty of sharing them with everyone you know, insisting obnoxiously, "Ohmygoodness, you HAVE to SEE this!!!!" Do you crave a connection with other New Me

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"Outside of a dog, a book is woman's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read." — Groucho Marx I'm sure I'm not the only one out there who gave many a classic book a pass while growing up. Yet our teachers were right: there is a literary cu

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This Group is for all those book lovers who would like to come together under one roof and exchange their books with each other for free. Its a great way to meet new people, discuss about books, get rid of your old books and take something new back h

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The Wimbledon Book Club is a reading group that meets in Wimbledon, SW19 Merton South London, on the first and third Mondays of the month. We are a friendly bunch in our 20's, 30 (and the young at heart) who enjoy an "occasional" drink while discussi

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This club's goal is to have great discussions on renowned works in both fiction and non-fiction. This would include great works of literature, history, autobiographies, biographies, plays etc. Great books and great discussions are our goal; books tha

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Welcome to Dallas Gay and Lesbian Singles, the only thriving LGBT singles group on Meetup.com for the Dallas area. DGLS offers frequent and varied opportunities for LGBT singles to meet and socialize with one another. To be clear, this is a social gr

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Welcome to the '10 Magazine Book Club hosted by Barry Welsh.' The club meets at least once a month to discuss books chosen by the book club members and to hear visiting writers discuss their work. Everyone is welcome. In 2012 we were very lucky to ha

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Our book club is monthly, very relaxed and sociable. Come on by! We meet the second Tuesday of every month. If you have not read the book but would still like to visit, please feel free to meet up with us anyhow. I get this question a lot. We would l

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September 27, 2014

H.G. Wells!! This groups is dedicated to celebrating, reading, and discussing the various works of one of the Fathers of Science Fiction. "Before we teach, our teachers have to learn; before we direct comprehensively, we must have experience in direc

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September 26, 2014

The World Library is a list of the 100 best books, as proposed by one hundred writers from fifty-four different countries, compiled and organized in 2002 by the Norwegian Book Club. This list endeavors to reflect world literature, with books from all

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September 26, 2014

A place for those in a quarter-life crisis to read awesome books and meet awesome peeps. I have few friends who read as much as I do and even fewer who have as varied an interest in different styles and genres as I do. I wanted a place to meet with p

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Bookworms
September 22, 2014
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This is a pop-up book group, which will last only for as long as it’s needed. It’s for people interested in reading In Search of Lost Time by Marcel Proust; initially just the first book The Way by Swann’s, and if we like that we can move on to the n

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September 21, 2014

I would like to start a reading club in which the members meet once every week or two to read in silence for an hour. This would be like the Slow Reading Club in Wellington, New Zealand that was described in the article in the Wall Street Journal of

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September 20, 2014

This is a book club in Cairo that has started 2007 on Facebook and with over 1000 members now, we meet up once a month to discuss books of popular interest (both Arabic and English) we also host young writers and arrange books swaps. Our small family

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September 20, 2014

This is the book club for slow reading advocates, people who feel there are too many distractions to really sit down with a good book, and people who really want to find a quiet moment to reconnect with something they once enjoyed. Once a week, we'll

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September 20, 2014

A group of bibliophiles who believe that a book is an adventure waiting to happen. We meet and discuss books over a cup of coffee.

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Book Lovers
September 19, 2014
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This is a group for women (21 & up) who enjoy reading and discussing what they read, possibly over drinks (but not necessarily).  So, tell us what kind of books you enjoy most, or your favorite authors.  Maybe you'd like to host a book discussion in

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Literary Lushes
September 18, 2014

Let's have a discussion of a (usually fiction) book over a glass of wine/ pint/ Ribena once a month. I'm an English Literature graduate, so I read everything from classics to contemporary - doesn't matter whether or not you've studied books, just tha

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