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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Boozy Bookworms & FRIENDS!
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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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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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The Wimbledon Book Club is a reading group that meets in Wimbledon, SW19 Merton South West 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 dis

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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 'Seoul Book and Culture 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

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"Why, Sir, you find no man, at all intellectual, who is willing to leave London. No,Sir, when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.." Samuel Johnson This is a group for people who would like t

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January 29, 2015

Are you a busy woman looking for a book club? I wanted to join a book club that didn't require me to clean my house (be a hostess) or make a dish to share and that met at the same time and place every month and where the book was discussed. There

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January 28, 2015

We are a book club dedicated to reading and learning about the writers of the twenties, thirties and forties. The main focus is on the Algonquin Round Table group - Dorothy Parker, Robert Benchley, etc. We also read from other writers of that era suc

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January 24, 2015
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Let's just talk about why I'm making this group... I want to read more...and I don't read at all, but I want to start spending as much time reading as I spend watching TV. I want to read books that inspire, inform, educated and touch upon the univers

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January 24, 2015

A new book club for people interested in discussing what they have read with likeminded members. Want to really talk about the book, but I am sure there will be wine and chat too.

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January 22, 2015

A night of all things literary and merriment Get together for book worms here in Tokyo. Everyone is welcome. This inst your average book club. Our purpose here is to bring people together with a fondness for books. To facilitate a space for people to

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bookworms
January 21, 2015

This is a group for anyone interested in knowing what James Joyce's Ulysses is all about without initially having to read the book. This Meetup is to invite "ordinary" people to stroll through Ulysses through readings and enactments with hearty disc

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Joycean adventurers
January 20, 2015
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Meet others like yourself who have not forgotten, 'the places you will go' when you read a great book! Enjoy social time making friends and discussing interesting reads! THE PAGE TURNER book selections will be from all genres, but nothing too heavy.

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Page Turners
January 20, 2015

A literary and artist circle to meet up for coffee or drinks. A place for the dialogue concerning literature and art. Whether to speak out, share, or listen, this is a group for anyone who loves and cares about literature and art and wishes to better

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Almost geniuses
January 20, 2015

Hello everyone! As an avid reader, I enjoy filling my bookshelf and head with classic literature. From Greek classics to modern treasures, I love stories that have lasted to become staples in literary circles. Hopefully, there are enough of us out

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January 20, 2015

I read James Joyce's Ulysses some 15 years ago and remember finding the book alternately hilarious and puzzling. I'd like to read the book again, but thought it would be fun to do so in company. This is a group for people who might enjoy reading Ul

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