The older we get, the more we understand that the women who know and love us – and love us despite what they know about us – are the joists that hold up the house of our existence. Everything depends on them.

Anna Quindlen, Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake

Do you find yourself thinking about all the friends you’ve had and the ones you hope are right around the corner? Are you on a quest for meaningful female friendships realizing the value of making quality connections with other women? If this sounds familiar, then please join us.

It’s awkward to make new friends as an adult. As life changes, our friendships change too. That’s why this group was formed, we are a group of women who love reading and socializing. As P.G. Wodehouse notes, ‘There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.’

Our goal is to form new friendships among a diverse group of women. We laugh, we eat, we talk about books and then veer off into discussions that often have nothing to do with the book. Just like life, we don’t always stay on track.

We do have a few guidelines...

  1. Please use a current photo for your profile, we'd like to recognize you at your first event!
  2. New members should attend at least one event within the first three months of membership.  This is a security measure and we'd also like to meet you.
  3. As a courtesy to the hostesses, we ask that members cancel their RSVP within 48 hours of a meeting.  We understand that occasionally there are unforeseeable events that do not allow for this timeframe, but please change your RSVP as it will count as a No Show.
Join us and be the first to know when new Meetups are scheduled
Log in with Facebook to find out
By creating a Meetup account, you agree to the Terms of Service

Welcome Novelistas!

Recent Meetups

What's new

Founded Aug 13, 2013

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Create a Meetup Group and meet new people

Get started Learn more

Meetup has allowed me to meet people I wouldn't have met naturally - they're totally different than me.

Allison, started Women's Adventure Travel

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy