'End of Summer' Social

  • August 22, 2012 · 6:00 PM
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Let's get together to mingle on Wednesday August 22nd from 6 p.m. onwards at the Sky Room. The Sky Room is kindly giving us some space on their amazing rooftop and they are located at 330 West 40th Street, between 8th and 9th Ave on the 33rd floor at the Fairfield Inn. Let's kick things off at 6 p.m. so we can all take advantage of their happy hour drink specials. Happy Hour ends at 8 p.m.

This meetup costs $5 which counts towards a free drink ticket. Please bring your ID with you and we hope to see you there!

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  • A former member
    A former member

    I got turned away by the bouncer because I was supposedly wearing "sweatpants." I was wearing light cotton pants - no gathering around the ankles - topped off by a long t-shirt, and argued that I was wearing cotton pants, not sweat pants, but the bouncer called the manager and I was put through an "inspection." By the way, as I was coming up in the elevator in my building, my neighbor took a photo of what I am wearing, so I can show you. While I was standing there, being humiliated by these two, plenty of young people half my age were being allowed up - wearing jeans and sneakers. Somehow, I was the only one who was picked out as "violating" their "dress code." Yes, I'm going to complain to management at the hotel.

    August 22, 2012

    • Niketa P.

      Hey, thanks for coming Rozr, and we're sorry we missed seeing you. We appreciate you respecting the venue’s guidelines, and in the future, we will post dress codes on the meet-up invite. Look forward to seeing you at future meetups.

      August 23, 2012

  • Heather C.

    Good meetup with great people. There was no free drink ticket, though. Other than that, had a great time and look forward to the next event!

    August 22, 2012

    • Niketa P.

      Hey Heather, we are so sorry about this! Our organizers were up front handing out tickets until 7:30 and then inside the venue, and we sincerely apologize if we missed you. We are really glad you enjoyed meeting attendees, and we really look forward to seeing you at our next meetup!

      August 23, 2012

  • Dave

    The $5.00 cost was worth it but still I missed out on the free drink ticket bit. What was I supposed to make out on that note?

    August 22, 2012

    • Niketa P.

      Hey Dave, so sorry about that! We had organizers up front handing out tickets until 7:30 and then inside the venue, and we sincerely apologize if we missed you. So glad you enjoyed meeting folks, and we look forward to seeing you at our next gathering.

      August 23, 2012

  • Drake B.

    Pretty much amazing.

    August 22, 2012

  • Heather C.

    Good meetup with great people. There was no free drink ticket, though. Other than that, had a great time and look forward to the next event!

    August 22, 2012

  • Ava R.

    This was a fun time! Sorry I had to leave so early.

    August 22, 2012

  • Chantell O B.

    So I guess I missed to RSVP by a couple of minutes, huh?

    August 22, 2012

    • Aleeda C.

      Just a couple of days. :-). No shows make it possible to admit a couple of extra folks. Glad you showed!

      August 22, 2012

  • Niketa P.

    Just opened up more spots! Come one, come all!

    August 20, 2012

    • Heather C.

      Same predicament here. If a slot opens up, I'm at [masked]

      August 22, 2012

    • Niketa P.

      Hi ladies, we have a few more spots. RSVP asap!

      August 22, 2012

  • Tricia

    I'm not trying to be difficult and i'm new to this but i'm curious as to what the $5 cost is as anyone can just go up to the sky room and have drinks, is the sky room closed off to the general public for this event?

    August 20, 2012

    • A former member
      A former member

      As I recall from last year's program at the Skyroom, the ONA section was cordoned off. As for the $5 cover, the drink ticket pretty much explains it.

      1 · August 20, 2012

  • Niketa P.

    No, 8 should be fine. I'm sure people will be mingling for a while but happy hour ends at 8 though.

    August 20, 2012

  • Solmaz

    Would after 8pm be too late to join?

    August 20, 2012

  • Niketa P.

    Yes, we did have a summer meetup at the Sky Room around the same time last year but we also had one at the Half King last June too. See you at the Sky Room on Wednesday!

    August 20, 2012

  • Christine A. S.

    Is this the same location as last year's summer bash?

    August 20, 2012

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We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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