What we're about

THIS GROUP IS NOT ACCEPTING NEW MEMBERS

Meetup Does Not Have A Setting For That

Please Don't Apply For Membership - Only To Be Declined

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IF YOU WANT A FRIEND - BE A FRIEND

WE MISS OUR BOOMER FRIENDS DURING THE COVID-19 CRISIS

PHONE US - EMAIL US - LET'S STAY CONNECTED IN OTHER WAYS

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Participate In Our "Stay At Home" / Virtual Events

Be Safe - Follow The Guidelines - Practice Social Distancing

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2,600 Events Done - With Friends and Fun - And More To Come

Always nice having conversation. With people from our generation.

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We Are Age Specific For People Born 1946 - 1961

We Are Location Specific - Near Rockville, Maryland

Men, Women, Single or Married Is Ok

We Are A Smaller Group Of Nice People

Wanting To Socialize With Other Nice People

Where We Go / What We Do - Is Secondary To Being With Friends

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PLEASE JOIN US IF YOU MEET OUR CRITERIA

**** READ OUR GREAT GROUP REVIEWS ****

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READ GROUP REVIEWS: https://www.meetup.com/MoCoBabyBoomers/about/comments/?op=all

ACTIVITY LIST: https://www.meetup.com/MoCoBabyBoomers/pages/1436183/Events_-_Upcoming_and_Past/

Group Activity Calendar: https://www.meetup.com/MoCoBabyBoomers/events/calendar/ - - -

SEEKING QUALITY PEOPLE - TO JOIN OUR CIRCLE OF FRIENDS

Please Join Us To Socialize With Local Baby Boomers

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We Are Not Your Typical "Click And Join" Meetup Group

This Group Is Not For Everyone - Perhaps It Is For You?

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We Depend On People Who Participate / Attend Our Events

Inactive Members Are Removed

Or Please Remove Yourself If We Do Not Interest You

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If You Belong To LOTS Of Other Meetup Groups

Or Participate LOTS In Other Groups

We Are Not For You :-)

We Are Not Looking For Occasional Participants

Please Read About Us Before Trying To Join

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Please Use A Real Name When Trying To Join Our Group

A First Name Will Suffice

RSVP Etiquette Is Mandatory

Same Courtesy We All Expect From Friends And Family

No Shows - Late Cancellations - Inactive Members

Are Not The Kind Of People We Want As Friends

And They Are Removed From The Group

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Other Etiquette / Courtesy - DUH

It Is Polite To Say Hello When You Arrive

Good-bye When You Leave

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Please Read All The Other Stuff Below

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Please Be Healthy - Happy / Smiling - Fit - Able To Do Things

Have Your Own Transportation

Be Able To Use A Computer And Our Website

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Have A Cell Phone

Always Turned On When Going To Our Events

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Our Group Had Its 12 Year Anniversary In May, 2019

With Over 2000+ Events

We Were Here Long Before Most Other Groups

Our Longevity Is A Testament Of Our Success

There Is Always Something Fun On Our Social Calendar

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We Are Not About Being Big With Lots Of Members / Attendees

We Prefer Quality Over Quantity

You Will Never Get Lost In The Crowd

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You Will Always Know How To Find Us

We Will Welcome You - You Will Be Introduced

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Many Of Our Members Are Now Friends

Many Have Received Our Loyalty / Friendship Award

It's A Specialty Magnet - Hand Crafted By Susan :-)

Great To See Our Friends Displaying It In Their Homes

Thank You Baby Boomer Friends - We All Feel The Love

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** Tech / Computer Support:

... Provided free to our boomer friends :-)

... Please ask us about that.

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** About Being Charitable:

Yes we are - but not as part of this social group.

We encourage you to be charitable in your personal life.

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Please Read All The Info And Check All The Links

Decide If You Meet Our Group Criteria

Scroll Down For Some Of The Music Links That We Enjoy

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Read Our Expectations / Group Policies

We Offer Quality Control For Our Friends

It Benefits You As A Member

... And Us Too - As The Group Hosts :-)

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FRIENDS IN THIS GROUP HAVE GOOD RSVP ETIQUETTE - THEY SHOW UP

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Noshows / Late Cancels are hurtful to the group and our reputation

It Is Inconsiderate And Rude - Do Not Join Us - If That Is Your Persona

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MEETUP / EAT UP

...we try to be more than just going out to eat.

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Please Have Good Manners

We prefer refined people:

... no crude language / vulgarities

... no double dipping

... no finger licking

... don't talk with food in your mouth

... no negative comments

*** NO CHEAP TIPPERS ***

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Aside From All The Other Varied Activities - Many Of Which Are Free

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We Are Patrons Of The Arts

And Attend Most Shows And Concerts In The DC Area

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We Have Purchased TENS OF THOUSANDS Of $$ Dollars $$ Of Tickets

On Behalf Of Members In This Group

Often With The Benefits Of Discounts And Pre-Sales

Many Times For SOLD OUT Shows

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Thank You Dear Friends For Trusting Us With That

We Make No Money / Profit For Doing This

And We Indeed Pay For Our Own Tickets!!

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*** We Are Always Looking For More Great People ***

THIS GROUP IS NOT FOR EVERYONE.

... Perhaps - It Might Be For You :-)

FRIENDS IN THIS GROUP APPRECIATE QUALITY CONTROL.

"Never Make Someone A Priority - When All You Are To Them Is An Option."

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Please read our GROUP DESCRIPTION / POLICIES before joining.

https://www.meetup.com/MoCoBabyBoomers/about... (https://www.meetup.com/MoCoBabyBoomers/about/)

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If You Think We Sound Bossy / Controlling?

That There Are Too Many Rules?

Then - you do not meet our membership criteria.

** We Offer Quality Control - Friends In This Group Appreciate That **

** It Benefits Everyone **

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WE OFFER / EXPECT ETIQUETTE AND COMMON COURTESY.

Same attributes we all want from family and friends.

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*** Our Great Group Is Always Looking For More Great People ***

This Is A Private Group - Membership Is Not Automatic

*** Please Read The Info - Check The Links Below ***

*** Decide If You Meet The Criteria

*** Age / Location / Qualities ***

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You Can Read The Mostly Long Standing Description Below:

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Our Group Enjoys People Who Are Refined And Cultured :-)

Crude Language And Vulgarities Are Not Appreciated

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We Are A Smaller Group - Age And Location Specific

... Located Near Rockville, MD

... For People And Guests Born 1946 - 1961

** You will not get lost in the crowd.

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We Are A Social Group - Not A Dating Group

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No Advertising Or Self Promotion

This Includes Any Links You Provide

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Men, Women, Single or Married Is Ok

Personable, Courteous, Fun People

With Good RSVP Etiquette Are Welcome

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Technical Requirements:

** Based On Experience - You Need This To Interact With Us

... Have access to a computer, email, and the internet.

... Have a cell phone turned on when coming to our events.

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** Have A Car - Your Own Transportation

** Group Events Are Not Metro Accessible

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Membership Fees Or Donations Are Not Collected

This Group Is Free - Pay For Your Own Expenses

** GENEROUS TIPPING IS ENCOURAGED AT OUR VENUES **

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We Volunteer Our Time For Hosting This Group

We Do Not Make Any Profit

You Can Pay Us With Fun And Smiles :-)

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John Lennon - His Photo - Has Become An Icon For This Group

Here Is A Nice Version Of His Imagine Song - Enjoy:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8deWInNglFw

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