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A Warm Welcome to LIFE BEGINS @ 40 "SOCIAL GROUP"!! THE FUN & FRIENDLY PLACE WHERE PEOPLE COME TO MEET!! Whether you're single, attached, married, in a common law relationship, separated, divorced, widowed, new in town or within 100 miles of the GTA, this group has been designed specifically for EVERYONE 40++ and also for the more mature 35+ crowd.

For those of you that are finding it difficult to meet friends in your age range with the same Positive Outlook on Life, this group could be your answer. Here you can make new friends and hang out with some old friends. We are a Social Group, NOT a strictly Singles Group, although some people have met at our events. To date, two couples have met at Life Begins at 40 and have gotten married!! So you never know!!

PLEASE NOTE - LIFE BEGINS @ 40 is NOT A BUSINESS GROUP. Selling products or services and handing out business cards to our members at our meetups is strictly prohibited. We are here to get away from work.

***VERY IMPORTANT SAFETY NOTE*** ONLINE TROLLING IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED!! THIS IS MEETUP, NOT AN ONLINE SINGLES SITE. IF YOU WANT TO MEET PEOPLE, COME TO OUR MEETUPS IN PERSON!! YOU WILL BE INSTANTLY REMOVED & BANNED FROM OUR GROUP IF OUR MEMBERS ARE BEING HARASSED!!!

**IMPORTANT** (NO SHOWS) WE GO TO A LOT OF DIFFERENT VENUES THAT NEED TO KNOW OUR NUMBERS FOR EVENTS. SOMETIMES WE HAVE WAITING LISTS FOR EVENTS AS WELL. IF YOU RSVP & CANNOT ATTEND AN EVENT YOU MUST CHANGE YOUR RSVP. MEMBERS WHO NO SHOW OR LATE CANCEL OFTEN WILL AUTOMATICALLY BE MOVED TO THE WAITING LIST WHEN THERE IS LIMITED SPACE. DEPENDABLE MEMBERS WILL BE REWARDED WITH A SPOT.

There is so much to do in the GTA and "Life Begins at 40" Social Events LOVES VARIETY. Some of our past events have included Stand Up Comedy Nights, Whirlyball, Classic Movies, Walks in GTA Parks and the Underground PATH System, Brunches, Live Band Dance Nights, Jazz and Blues Nights, Live Theater, Festivals, DJ Dance Parties, Great Restaurants, One and Two day Bus Tours, Caribbean Cruises, Ripley's Aquarium, Blue Jays Games, Lake Ontario Boat Cruises, Board Games, Ping Pong, Pool, Darts, Trivia, Bowling, Euchre, Karaoke, Social Mix and Mingle Evenings, Rooftop Patios and much, much more. January of '17 we went to a beautiful All Inclusive Adult 5 star resort in Cuba.

In January/February of 2018 we cruised the Caribbean and many got solo cabins. We had an amazing time.

We are taking a Mediterranean Cruise on 20th October of 2019. Call Marge, our travel agent, to get in on this. 905-891-0111.

We do our very best to set up meetups in affordable and safe environments and we will always do our best to introduce you to our other members. An important aspect is that your host, Alex, is almost always the first to arrive and the last to leave our events, so you will always be looked after.

We just want everybody to relax, have fun, meet new friends, socialize and share wonderful, happy and positive experiences together!! It's really just that simple!

So come and join us and Enjoy Life!!

WE LOOK FORWARD TO MEETING YOU SOON!!!

Upcoming events (5+)

JAMMER'S WAFFLE HOUSE first appearance @ The Eton!! $8 cover

Join us Friday, January 18th, beginning at 7:30 PM as JAMMER'S WAFFLE HOUSE makes their first appearance at The Eton House. TURN UP YOUR SPEAKERS https://youtu.be/HghwFgg0IN8 https://youtu.be/z8X1ztOowgM https://youtu.be/tcXbqDRcvwM https://youtu.be/4BOS4_bE4z0 ABOUT THIS UP-AND-COMING BAND Jammer’s Waffle House is an Indie Pop Rock band founded in 2012 through a shared passion to make music and entertain. Since the beginning JWH has provided a strong and diverse repertoire spanning across many genres. The band has gained many fans over the years with their unique sound. Whether you’ve loved, lost or even if you’re hungry there is a song to grab your attention. The band has made their mark in the Toronto and Mississauga music scenes through live and memorable performances at various events and venues. These include the Hershey Centre, Sound Academy, Opera House, Canada’s Wonderland, Rose Theatre Square, Burlington Rib Fest, Horseshoe Tavern, Celebration Square and the Southside Shuffle. JAMMER'S WAFFLE HOUSE takes the stage at 9:00 PM and will play 3 solid 45 minute sets until approximately 1:00 AM. There is an $8 cover for this event. I (Alex) will be at the door when you arrive. All LB@40 members and guests will recieve name tags to make it easier to meet others in the group. I'll do my best to introduce as many people as possible. So let's socialize, eat, drink, dance and enjoy!! We always have a blast! PLEASE SUPPORT THE ETON HOUSE AND THEIR STAFF BY PURCHASING FOOD AND OR DRINKS. PLEASE DO NOT JUST ORDER TAP WATER!! WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU THERE!!

COOL HAND LUKE '67 - Starring Paul Newman and George Kennedy - $4

COOL HAND LUKE (1967) - Crime, Drama - Just $4 WHAT WE'VE GOT HERE IS FAILURE TO COMMUNICATE. MOVIE START TIME: 7:15 PM Starring Paul Newman, George Kennedy, Strother Martin, Morgan Woodward, J.D. Cannon, Ralph Waite, Wayne Rogers, Harry Dean Stanton, Dennis Hopper and Joy Harmon. Directed by Stuart Rosenberg Screenplay by Donn Pearce and Frank Pierson From the novel by Donn Pearce Music by Lalo Schifrin Produced by Gordon Carroll Academy Award Best Actor in a Supporting Role - George Kennedy THE STORY When petty criminal Luke Jackson (Paul Newman) is sentenced to two years in a Florida prison farm, he doesn't play by the rules of either the sadistic warden (Strother Martin) or the yard's resident heavy, Dragline (George Kennedy), who ends up admiring the new guy's unbreakable will. Luke's bravado, even in the face of repeated stints in the prison's dreaded solitary confinement cell, "the box," make him a rebel hero to his fellow convicts and a thorn in the side of the prison officers. Please turn up your speakers for the trailer: https://youtu.be/q111bDVYNXk ***VERY IMPORTANT PLEASE READ*** PLEASE BE SURE TO SUPPORT THE ETON HOUSE AND THEIR STAFF BY ORDERING SOMETHING TO EAT AND OR DRINK. WE WILL HAVE V.I.P. SERVICE!! THEY ARE GIVING US THEIR SPACE, TIME AND A/V SYSTEM, SO LET'S SHOW THEM OUR SUPPORT!! PLEASE DO NOT JUST ORDER TAP WATER!!! NO OUTSIDE FOOD OR DRINK!!! LOCATION: ETON HOUSE (One block east of Pape Stn.) DATE: TUESDAY, JANUARY 22ND MEETUP STARTS AT 6:30 THE MOVIE BEGINS AT 7:15 MOVIE LENGTH: 2 hr 6 min Please bring exact change (toonies and loonies only) or a $5 bill. THE FOLLOWING 3 GROUPS WILL BE VIEWING THIS FILM: TORONTO CLASSIC FILMS LIFE BEGINS @ 40 SOCIAL GROUP MAD ABOUT MOVIES & MORE IF YOU'RE A MEMBER OF 2-3 OF THESE GROUPS PLEASE ONLY RSVP IN ONE GROUP. THANK YOU!! FEEL FREE TO STAY AFTERWARDS TO DISCUSS COOL HAND LUKE!! WE ENCOURAGE IT!! PARKING - STREET PARKING ON THE DANFORTH & A PARKING LOT ON EATON AVE. JUST SLIGHTLY N OF THE ETON. TRANSIT - THE ETON HOUSE IS ONE BLOCK EAST OF PAPE STATION. APPROXIMATELY A 3-4 MINUTE WALK. WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU AT THE MOVIES!!

THE DAWGS ARE BACK! CLASSIC ROCK - TOP 40 - R&B - HIP HOP - RETRO - JUST $8

THE DAWGS ARE BACK AT THE ETON!! TURN UP YOUR SPEAKERS!! https://youtu.be/OlVtIMo7ZFc ARRIVE EARLY TO SECURE YOUR SEATS OR CALL THE ETON @[masked] TO RESERVE A GROUP TABLE. THESE GUYS ARE SO MUCH FUN THAT IT'S CONTAGIOUS!! ALWAYS VERY ENTERTAINING!! ONE OF OUR FAVOURITE BANDS!! Come join us Saturday evening, January 26th beginning at 7:30 PM at THE ETON for a great evening of R&B, Classic Rock, Top 40, Retro, Dinner, Drinks, Dancing, General Mayhem, $2 Pool and Socializing!! THE DAWGS have an extensive playlist of over 200 songs. Click here (http://www.thedawgsband.com/songlist) to get an idea of their range of music. Also click at the bottom of their page to give them a listen. They also take requests!! 7 minutes of video of THE DAWGS. BE SURE TO TURN UP YOUR SPEAKERS!! https://youtu.be/S5IWVS5ts24 Let's also be sure to support THE ETON HOUSE and their staff by having a bite to eat and drinks while socializing with our fun and very friendly members and friends. Please, no outside food and please DO NOT just order tap water. ***IMPORTANT*** I (Alex) will be greeting everyone at the Danforth Entrance. There is a $8 cover charge for everyone. It's well worth it!! All members and their guests will be given name tags. Coming alone? Not to worry, I'll do my best to introduce you to some of our very nice members!! Feel free to bring your friends as well. There's lots of room!! Into playing pool? They have 2 tables for just $2 per game! At approximately 9:00 PM THE DAWGS will take the stage. THE ETON HOUSE has a great DANCE FLOOR for those that like to get up and move!! THE DAWGS will definitely get you moving!! WE ALWAYS HAVE A GREAT TIME TOGETHER!!! We will have separate cheques. Dress is Casual and Comfortable. As always, this promises to be a BLAST!! Be sure to bring a big smile and a positive attitude!! PARKING - THERE IS A PARKING LOT ON EATON AVE. JUST SLIGHTLY N OF THE ETON HOUSE. THERE'S ALSO STREET PARKING ON THE DANFORTH. TRANSIT - THE ETON HOUSE IS ONE BLOCK E OF PAPE STN. (LINE 2). FOR FURTHER TRANSIT INFO GO TO www.ttc.ca (http://www.ttc.ca/) OR CALL[masked]. WE LOOK FORWARD TO PARTYING WITH YOU!!

MIDTOWN TRIVIA NIGHT @ KRAMER'S (Yonge & Davisville) $5

Kramer's Bar & Grill

Join us at Kramer's Bar & Grill for our monthly Midtown Trivia Night. They have set up a special night for us!! We've been there many times in the past and we always have a blast!! As of now we'll have most of the restaurant to ourselves and we'll be able to set up multiple teams of 4-6 per table. If possible, try to sit with other group members you've never met before. This way you'll be able to "meetup" with some possible new friends!! Look for us at the back of Kramer's!! **IMPORTANT NOTE** Let's do what we can to support this venue. Kramer's is providing a fun environment for us after all, so let's have an entrée, a drink or two, an appetizer, or any combination of the 3 to show them our support!! Please DO NOT just order tap water!! The (no pressure) Trivia consists of 3 parts, music, visual and general knowledge. Two or three teams with the best scores at the end of the evening will win prizes from Kramer's. I don't know about you, but I love Trivia!! Playing on a team is also a great way to break the ice with other members of our group. It's all for fun and we always have a lot of laughs there!! Trivia start time is 7:15 PM at Kramer's, so do your best to get there early!! The Trivia ends at around 9:15-9:30 PM and after that we'll all have a chance to hang out together and socialize some more. TRANSIT & PARKING Kramer's is located in Midtown, near the northeast corner of Yonge & Davisville, conveniently located across the street from the Davisville Subway Station. There's also a parking lot directly behind Kramer's just off of Davisville on the east side of Yonge. As always, let's come with a positive attitude and a great big smile. I'm sure that we'll have a lot of laughs!! We always do!! INVITE YOUR FRIENDS AS WELL. There's a $5 meetup fee. Please bring exact change (only toonies & loonies pls) or a $5 bill please! Thanks. WE WILL HAVE SEPARATE CHEQUES LET'S ALL HAVE A BLAST TOGETHER!! WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU THERE!!

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