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Home away from home Thanksgiving Potluck and Party (30 RSVPs-Multiple groups)

Dear Awesome People,

Are you missing your family this Thanksgiving? Did all your friends gone home? Are you by your self and feeling lonely? Are the streets empty and all the stores closed? I know how it feels, if you don't have any plans, lets meetup for the Thanksgiving eve and have a nice dinner with fellow Boston'ians.

We did this last year in one of the tall buildings in downtown for 32 people, we got amazing response and everybody enjoyed a lot.

When? Thanksgiving day 28-Nov-13

Where? Parks Room, Democracy Center, 45 Mt Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA

Open Slots: 30 (no RSVP, no entry)-Multiple meetup groups

See who else are coming

http://www.meetup.com/BigEnoughtoDeliver/events/151976182/
http://www.meetup.com/AwesomeBoston/events/151995382/
http://www.meetup.com/Free-And-Cheap-Things-in-Boston/events/151995982/
http://www.meetup.com/SocialFun/events/152182302/

What you need to do? prepare/contribute a Dish to the gathering.Please pick an appetizer or Main meal or Desert of your choice and add a comment to the event page.

Bring some board games with you if you have any, we will have an after party.

Note: Alcohol is not allowed inside the Democracy center, we can go out to a bar or my home in Malden for an after party.

Pick one from the list (or add if necessary):

Apetizer

Main meal

Desert

Disposable plates and cutlery for 30 people.

Soda and Water for 30 people

Cups and napkins for 30 people

NOTE: If you cannot contribute a dish, its totally OK, we are a family and feel free to join the dinner.

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Lets enjoy the evening and forget the rest.

Thanks and see you

Phani

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  • Eric D

    Hi guys, I was on the waiting list, but did not find out until it was too late, 3 hours before the event that I was on the list.

    November 28, 2013

  • Angela

    I will go there at 7/7:30, I wish not too late

    November 28, 2013

  • Phani S.

    Happy Thanksgiving everybody!!. The wait is all over, we will be having our Friendsgiving dinner party in few hours. Here are the key things you want to know regarding the event:

    Timeline: Please try to get there by 6 PM to mix and mingle.
    715 PM-We will start our dinner

    Pictures: Please bring your camera phones with you, take as many pictures as you can-upload on to meetup page.

    Parking: Meter parking on Mt Auburn Street and Dewolfe Street. Garage parking in Harvard square as well.

    T Stop: Harvard Square

    Note: Bring serving spoons as necessary for your dish.
    Absolutely no Alcohol!

    Feel free to contact me @[masked] (only today) if you have any questions.

    See you all soon. :)

    November 28, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    We are away from home and we would like to share thanksgiving with someone

    1 · November 28, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    please let me know if i can join tomorrow - would be happy :-)

    November 27, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hello everyone,
    2 questions: Until when do you need RSVP (will know my plans before 6pm on Thursday by tomorrow night around 8pm only) & how could I contribute (I am not a cook at all, sry). But I come from Andover & could give someone a lift (max. 4 people). Also, after the event (if I can make it)...
    Thank you!
    Denis

    November 27, 2013

    • Phani S.

      My bad, you are looking for a spot right?

      November 27, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      I can make it :-)

      November 27, 2013

  • Matthew W.

    I just wanted to say how great of an idea this is and it seems really well put together. Unfortunately I do have plans already but if I didn't, I'd be here!

    November 27, 2013

  • Phani S.

    Firstly-No More deserts and disposables, we already got plenty.

    Appetizer/Entree/side meal:
    Karen- Mashed Potatoes
    Pat-Home made Cranberry Sauce and disposable plates
    Phani-Spinach Enchilada
    Krista-Stuffing, brussel sprouts and cookies
    David-Turkey
    Adam-Deviled Eggs
    Allan (Ironman) +2- Loaves and Fishes
    Deborah-Veggie Side dish
    Rebecca-Tofu with Chard &OJ, Rice
    Nik-"mystery" dish
    Monica-Quinoe dish

    Other:
    Judith-Plates and cutlery
    Betty-Cups
    Allan (Ironman) +2- cups, plates, napkins

    Desserts:
    Lee-Apple Turnovers
    Rupali-Pumpkin Pie
    Chris-Butternut squash
    Dphilips-Cheese cake and soda
    Elijah-Choc Chip Cookies
    Lauren-Pumpkin Pie
    Jan-Dessert
    Todd-Fruit Juice
    Sara-Dessert
    Barry-Dessert and soda

    Board Games:Taboo, Apples to Apples, scrable
    Group Game ideas: Open
    Music: Open

    I see that people are changing plans last minute, please change RSVP if you cannot attend the event. Cheers!

    November 26, 2013

  • Phani S.

    Great job guys!

    Here is the daily update:
    FOOD
    Karen- Mashed Potatoes
    Pat-Home made Cranberry Sauce and disposable plates
    Phani-Spinach Enchilada
    Judith-Plates and cutlery
    Krista-Stuffing, brussel sprouts and cookies
    David-Turkey
    Betty-Cups and water
    Armen-Cups, Napkins, Pumpkin and apple desert
    Lee-Apple Turnovers
    Adam-Deviled Eggs
    Rupali-Pumpkin Pie
    Allan (Ironman)- Loaves and Fishes
    Chris-Butternut squash

    Board Games:Taboo
    Group Game ideas: Open
    Music: Open, we have speakers there. :)

    Please post your contribution to the event.

    Absolutely no alcohol-You will be kicked out, no questions asked.

    PS I know there are lot of people who are on the waitlist but i cant open any spots right now, we are out capacity. I put in a special request for more people, if I get it, I will open more spots.

    November 25, 2013

  • Phani S.

    here is the update so far:
    Karen- Mashed Potatoes
    Pat-Home made Cranberry Sauce
    Karen-Disposable plates for 30 people
    Phani-Spinach Enchilada
    Judith-Plates and cutlery
    Krista-Stuffing, Brussel sprouts, cookies
    David-Turkey (yay!!)

    Soda and Water for 30 people-Open
    Cups and napkins for 30 people-Open

    Board games: Taboo-Krista

    Musical Instruments- Open

    See who else are coming in the meetup description from other groups. We got more than 30 signups.

    Please post your dish/board game/musical instrument on here.

    November 24, 2013

    • Phani S.

      Hey Rupali. We are all set with the cups and napkins now. Somebody just picked it this morning, sorry.

      November 25, 2013

    • Phani S.

      Pumpkin pie sounds good. :)

      November 25, 2013

  • Phani S.

    We have over 30 people from 4 different groups.

    November 23, 2013

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