What we're about
Are you a lifelong learner? Are you thrilled by the "light bulb" moments. Did you choose your own adventure novels as a child? Did you go back and sift through all the possible outcomes?
"Manhattan Lectures & Conversations" (MLC) is a group of growth minded volunteers looking for engaging conversations and lectures. The vision is to connect people with a love for learning, old and young, singles and couples, boroughs and islanders alike, in a way that fosters both community and growth.
NYC has some of the greatest minds on earth coursing through it on a daily basis, so let's take advantage of that fact and get our learn on!
Additionally, we will have coffee and discussion after each lecture for those who are interested.
About "Conversations New York"
Hundreds of New Yorkers coming together in small groups of neighbors
and fellow citizens to discuss topics of intensive interest…
Hosted at no cost and at convenient locations and times…
Aided by simple guiding principles…
Inspired by the city’s grand tradition of robust conversation…
Our vision is to inspire, organize, publicize, facilitate and celebrate a renaissance of healthy dialogue in New York City.
1. Encourage and support interesting and important conversations among New Yorkers at the grass-roots level,
2. Establish simple, affordable, and sustainable infrastructure to foster such conversations throughout the city year-round.
3. Add to the worldwide image of New York as a metropolis where culture and intellect thrive among the people.
4. Maintain conversations with a human face by discussing topics in-person.
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Please review our policies, values, expectations, roles/responsibilities here: https://www.meetup.com/Manhattan-Lectures-Conversations/messages/boards/thread/49055714
Join our network:
"NYC Socrates Cafe" (http://www.meetup.com/NYCSocratesCafe)
"NYC Myers Briggs Pesonality Typing Meetup" (http://www.meetup.com/MBTIxMeetup)
"TED Talk Meetup NYC" (http://www.meetup.com/TEDxMeetup)
"Conversations New York" (http://www.meetup.com/Conversations-New-York)
"Applied Psychology NYC" (http://www.meetup.com/psychology-NYC)