What we're about

Are you tired of not seeing many social gatherings for those over the age of 40 and you still enjoy human contact? Well, here we are, 400 active folks to meet and be social with...

We only have a few rules:

(1) A photo is required (reasonable close-up of your face (w/o sunglasses, small children or obstructions, no profile photos) and profile names resembling dating usernames or a single initial are not allowed - anonymity doesn't work in a social group. https://help.meetup.com/hc/en-us/articles/3... (https://help.meetup.com/hc/en-us/articles/360002878591-How-do-I-change-my-profile-photo)-

(2) This is not a dating site. Annoying our members, trolling for dates, or anything sales oriented is not allowed.

(3) Alabama residents only.

(4) Members may not bring a person who was Removed or Banned from this group.

(5) We must be able to contact you, these settings must be on...

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Upcoming events (3)

Social Hour @ Chuy's

Chuy's

Join us for happy hour then dancing... WHEN - 5:30, come anytime WHERE - back patio DANCING - 7:30 at Bar 31 (our tables are reserved on the right wall as you face the band - balloons); New Folks - we'll be looking for you;

Bob Sykes BBQ & Blues Festival

DeBardeleben Park

Join us for all day good music and relaxation... TIME - all day, gates open 11:00; COST - $15; WHERE - we'll have small orange cones marking our spot; PARKING - street parking and Bessemer City Hall is next door; *** LINKS *** CONCERT https://bobsykes.com/blues-festival/ TICKETS https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bob-sykes-bbq-blues-festival-tickets-41257737002

Day Trip or Camping @ Wind Creek Park

Wind Creek State Park Cabin Rentals

Come for the day or camp the weekend... DAY TRIP - Saturday, bring your stuff and food to spend the day swimming, zip-lining, archery, fishing, cycling or kayaking, we'll have the big cookout that night (see link below), $4 per car; CAMPING - Friday thru Sunday. Two night minimum for tent camping sites, share a tent or share yours, pets allowed; WHERE - Wind Creek State Park campgrounds; Each person responsible for booking your own site; so far our group has D016/17/18 reserved. As of Mar 29 there are plenty of sites near those. Book your site early to guarantee availability. CAMPING COST - $65 per site (Fri/Sat nights), cost reduces as more people stay in the same tent (see link for tents being shared), 8 people max per tent, one tent per site; RESERVATION & DETAILS (download) - https://drive.google.com/file/d/16o6mO3SI7H5fw2OimA0lCQiCBuoQ8nPK/view?usp=sharing

Past events (376)

Social Hour @ Twin Peaks

Twin Peaks Hoover

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