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Annual Holiday Party and Food Drive!

The holidays... a time of joy, charity and hope. Or, more often, long retail lines and stressful family events. You can take a break from all that for a little bit and join your meetup friends (or meet new ones) at our holiday party!

Starting at 6 PM, you can enjoy a buffet of various foods... meatballs, prime ribs, chicken fingers and even some items for those more vegetably inclined... plus lots of great company while listening to a variety of holiday themed songs. Later in the evening we'll switch to the dance tunes and you can strut your stuff (or in my case, hurt oneself) on the dance floor.

In keeping with the season of giving, this event will also be a food drive. Bring canned vegetables, meats, soups and more to donate for those less fortunate. Food items will be passed on to Philabundance. And every food item you bring gives you more chances to win...

Yes, there will be many raffles winner that night... you get one ticket when you arrive and another ticket for each food item you bring... so the more you give the more chances you have to get.

We'll be raffling off Amazon Gift Cards, Twenty9 restaurant gift cards, movie passes and more!

So come on down... enjoy the holidays with people you like to meet up with!

There will be a $10 charge to cover the buffet and prizes.

(For those who wish to make a holiday treat to share, feel free to do so!)

UPDATE:

Menu: Our food selections will include appetizers such as Shrimp Lejon, risotto fritter, prime rib egg rolls, crusted ravioli as well as pepperoni and cheese platters, mixed green salad and a seasonal fruit selections with yogurt dipping sauces. Other selections include chicken tenders with various sauces, meatballs (with rolls), and sausage and peppers (with rolls). Assorted cookies will also be provided for dessert, though some of our members may bring additional desserts.

Raffle Prizes: We are going to be offering a variety of prizes, including an Amazon.com gift card, restaurant gift cards, certificates for free kickboxing and zumba classes and even a free Swedish massage. There also may be some more surprises coming your way. Remember - the more food items you donate the more chances you have to win!

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Joint Meetup with Southeastern PA Nerd Herd

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  • Deb

    Fantastic! A great time with a little holiday giving for the needy! A beautiful night and a beautiful gesture of kindness! Thank you!

    December 24, 2012

  • Sam G.

    Kyle did a great job, we all had a lot of fun.

    December 23, 2012

  • Lisa

    Awesome party! It was great seeing everyone again :-)

    December 23, 2012

  • Lorraine (AKA S.

    Thank you Kyle for other great Meetup!! Merry Christmas!

    December 23, 2012

  • MurrayH

    Super Meetup- amazing attendance - Congrats Kyle! Season's Greetings All!

    December 23, 2012

  • lauren

    sorry I missed this!

    December 23, 2012

  • Kris H.

    Thankies!! This was a great space!

    December 23, 2012

  • Cathy

    Thank you Kyle you did a great job! Merry Christmas!

    December 23, 2012

  • Shannon M.

    I had a great time! Thanks Kyle!

    December 23, 2012

  • Tom M

    Good time. I meet some very nice people.

    December 22, 2012

  • Janet

    Great time and met some really nice people

    December 22, 2012

  • carolyn

    Fun time and great company!

    1 · December 22, 2012

  • Jim A.

    Thanks. Was a good time!

    December 22, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Great space and atmosphere.

    December 22, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Kyle did a great job with this Meetup!

    1 · December 22, 2012

  • Amy

    Unable to make it

    December 22, 2012

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