Classics Meetup Groups

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

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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 it turns out our teachers were right and there

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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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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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Enjoy reading brainy books? Classics of world literature? Philosophy? Something entertaining, yet intellectually stimulating? Do you actually CHOOSE to pick up novels by the likes of E.M. Forster, D.H. Lawrence, Emily Bronte, or maybe Toni Morriso

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A group for devoted to the development of its members' writing, and to the the appreciation of local literary culture. New members are welcome to attend the free weekly workshop -- just bring copies of whatever you've been working on recently, and be

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The Cambridge Book Club is based in Cambridge MA and is unique in alternating fiction and non-fiction reads. Reading selections are based on member suggestions and final member vote. We've been going strong for 2 years and we look forward to reading

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We are a group of dedicated classics readers who enjoy a book for the overall experience and don't take ourselves too seriously.  In other words there are no English professor types.  We really just want to read the books that are considered classics

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Like to read? Like to have great conversations? Our members call this meetup "a burst of energy" for the week. NEW MEMBERS WELCOME! Join our diverse reading community to discuss a variety of great books. Even if you are not familiar with the material

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Each month we will read and discuss a great classic novel. Some of these books we may have read as children or teens, others may be new to us, but all have had a significant impact and are worth a read, or even a second read. We will meet at a coffee

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July 9, 2014

Meet once or twice a week. Choose a book to share ideas about. Build knowledge and friendship.

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Seoul Booklovers
July 7, 2014

We're a casual, friendly bunch who meet once a month to discuss our chosen book. We take turns to choose the book - any genre is acceptable - but a few recent titles include 'American Psycho', 'As I Lay Dying', 'Dance Dance Dance', 'The Unbearable Li

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Tuesday book clubbers
July 7, 2014

The basis of my new group is to invite members who are interested in seeing  old classics and newer movies of an eclectic nature., in a relaxing casual venue on a  regular basis

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June 26, 2014

This is a group for people who like literature and conversation. Maugham has a very special place among my favorite writers, I read him the most. His short stories in particular are an inexhaustible fountain of wisdom, style, creativity - in short of

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May 27, 2014

Do you live in Chicago? Are you interested in joining a tight knit group of readers that take time out of their busy lives to wrestle with some of the greatest texts ever composed? Dust off those old copies of Shakespeare and Plato, crack open your e

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Great Books Readers and Thinkers
May 4, 2014

We read! We drink coffee and tea! And we talk about all things books. We will meet at comfortable, quiet and relaxing spots around central San Diego, so that we can all get back to what matters, connecting with fellow readers. We invite all perspecti

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Reading Ladies
April 18, 2014

Fresh City Life Classic Film Series is a part of the adult cultural programming offered at Denver Public Library, Central Branch.

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Fresh City Film Fans
February 21, 2014

This group is for anyone who wants to read classics and discuss them once a month. You do not need to have a background in classics, just a curiosity and desire to read, but we of course welcome anyone's reading knowledge. The group will meet the las

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February 16, 2014

I want to create a group of classic muscle car enthusiast that meet up to appreciate, talk shop, and just cruise in some of the greatest automotive eras vehicles ever produced. Chevy, Ford, Dodge, Pontiac, whatever you own is fine. Car lovers are ju

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Gear Heads
February 14, 2014

What makes for an extraordinary human being? Is this person an athlete? A martyr? Would we call this person "noble"? "heroic"? Such questions about excellence are missing from our cultural discourse. We wander in the desert of nihilism. Our lives com

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