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OMG NYC (Origami Meetup Group! New York City) is a group for people to come together and share the beautiful art of Origami. Origami is an ancient art of folding various mediums, most commonly paper. Other materials often folded are fabric, wire mesh, sheet metal, tissue, thin plastic, cardboard, and straws. The word comes from the combination of the Japanese verb oru (to fold) and the noun kami (paper).

We meet at least once a month as a big group, to teach each other new models and share paper, books, and tips; also to organize special folding retreats and paper shopping tours in the city. Our regular schedule is every Third Saturday of the month.

Also we have evening after work meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays evening called WTF (Weekly Tuesday Folders) and AWOL (After Work Origami Lovers) check out the calendar for more details. It's a smaller more intimate group of origami friends that meet to fold fold fold.

We have also added local meetings in Brooklyn (4th Saturdays -BOP - Brooklyn Origami Pals)!

Anyone is welcome! Come AWOL with us! This group is open to folders of all levels, from beginners interested in starting a new hobby to the advanced folder... So Come Join Us & Get Into The fold!!

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Welcome, New York Origami Enthusiasts!

Recent Meetups

  • 2 days ago · 7:30 PM

    WTF (Weekly Tuesday Folders)

    4 Origami Enthusiasts | 1 Photo

    Is it possible to have too much Origami? In the world of OMG never! This is our Weekly Tuesday Folder's meeting at Argo Tea on University Place near Union Square! If you... Learn more
  • February 2 · 8:30 PM

    WTF (Weekly Tuesday Folders)

    4 Origami Enthusiasts | 4 Photos

    Is it possible to have too much Origami? In the world of OMG never! This is our Weekly Tuesday Folder's meeting at Argo Tea on University Place near Union Square! If you... Learn more
  • January 28 · 6:30 PM

    AWOL - After Work Origami Lovers

    2 Origami Enthusiasts

    Come AWOL with us! (After Work Origami Lovers) After a long week what could be better than meeting with friends and potential new friends to fold your work week away!... Learn more
  • January 26 · 7:30 PM

    WTF (Weekly Tuesday Folders)

    5 Origami Enthusiasts | 4 Photos

    Is it possible to have too much Origami? In the world of OMG never! This is our Weekly Tuesday Folder's meeting at Argo Tea on University Place near Union Square! If you... Learn more
  • January 21 · 6:30 PM

    AWOL - After Work Origami Lovers

    2 Origami Enthusiasts

    Come AWOL with us! (After Work Origami Lovers) After a long week what could be better than meeting with friends and potential new friends to fold your work week away!... Learn more
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  • Sok founded OMG NYC (Origami Meetup Group! NYC)

    on September 22

 
Founded Sep 22, 2008

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