4340 Tokay Boulevard, Madison, WI
LOOKING FOR SOME FREE FUN IN MADISON? FRIENDS HAS IT ALL! PEOPLE OF ALL AGES, (KIDS WELCOME), COME TOGETHER TWICE A MONTH, 2ND & 4TH FRIDAYS, 6:30 PM JUST TO ENJOY HANGING OUT FOR CASUAL CONVERSATION, NO SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS ON WHAT TO TALK ABOUT...JUST BEING TOGETHER IS A TREAT.
I MAKE COFFEE AND HOT WATER FOR TEA. BRING SODA, JUICE, OR WHATEVER FOOD ITEM YOU WANT TO SHARE AT OUR REFRESHMENTS TABLE.
YOU CAN WEAR A NAMETAG TO MAKE IT EASIER FOR PEOPLE TO GET TO KNOW YOU.
GAMES, TOYS, AND SOME ART MATERIAL ARE PROVIDED, BUT YOU ARE WELCOME TO BRING YOUR OWN TO SHARE AS WELL.
KIDS LOVE THIS EXPERIENCE LISTENING TO ADULTS ENJOY CONVERSATION WITH THOSE FAMILIAR AND NEW ACQUAINTANCES ALIKE. SHOW THEM HOW WE GET ALONG WITH OTHERS OUTSIDE OUR USUAL SOCIAL CIRCLES.
BUSINESS SPONSORS GIVE US FREE GOODIES TO GIVE EVERYONE WHO ATTENDS AS DOOR PRIZES TO SUPPORT THIS UNIQUE TYPE OF SOCIAL EVENT WHERE YOU CAN GET OUT OF THE HOUSE, YOUR JOB, OR OTHER USUAL ACTIVITIES AND MEET PEOPLE OF THE WORLD IN AN OPEN, COMFORTABLE, FRIENDLY FORUM LOCATED AT THE SEQUOYA LIBRARY IN THEIR LUXURIOUS MEETING ROOMS A/B.
SOMETIMES WE TAKE 20-30 MINUTES TO PRESENT A TED-TALK OR GUEST SPEAKER ADDRESS A TOPIC REVOLVING AROUND FRIENDSHIP TO ADDRESS CURRENT NEEDS AND TRENDS IN SOCIALIZING WITH OTHERS OFF-GRID AS A COMPLIMENT TO OUR TECH-SAVVY SOCIETY.
THINK OF IT...NO NEED TO CLEAN THE HOUSE, SPEND MONEY, OR FOLLOW AN ACTIVITY OR GROUP...JUST COME AS YOU ARE AND ENJOY A NATURAL ENVIRONMENT FOR CONVERSATION FLOW AND POSITIVE CONNECTION WITH OTHERS.
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, YOU CAN MESSAGE ME DIRECTLY THROUGH THIS SITE, AS WELL AS OTHER MEMBERS ON OUR LIST.
BRING A FRIENDS, OLD OR NEW, AND HAVE FUN IN THIS TIME, SPACE, AND PLACE, SET ASIDE JUST TO CELEBRATE BEING HUMAN.
NOTE: (NOV. & DEC. 2ND. AND 3RD DUE TO HOLIDAYS).
EVERY WEEK ON TUESDAYS EVP coffee house on MINERAL POINT RD. see our calendar of events for details. Sign up for all our socials and sync it with your calendar today.
•CANCELLATIONS due to weather or other unforeseen conditions, I will contact our librarian and ask them to tape a "canceled" notice on our meeting room door. If possible, I will send out a notice via our group email through this site.
1) No Paparazzi: no photo or video recording (unless given special permission by each and every person in the photo/video...and usually only on special outings or occasions).
2) No Critics: friendly non-judgmental attitudes only.
3) No Tabloids: What is said backstage, stays backstage--NO GOSSIP.
WHAT WE DO:
Make a name tag or bring your own.
Bring any finger food or non-alcoholic drink (juice/soda/ice tea).
Sit anywhere you like, introduce yourself, join in the conversation, listen, share, relax and have fun.
Feel free to move about and mingle throughout our time together.
Understand you may speak with anyone in the room and they may speak with you as well.
Enjoy the overall health benefits provided simply by sharing in the presence of friends, gathering in the name of friendship open to one and all!