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December Meeting Location! - Hello, everyone! Thank you to everyone for suggesting potential meeting locations for this month! A lot of great places. It's amazing though, considering how large Manhattan is, with potentially hundreds if not thousands of locations for meetin Jason Dec 7, 2016 12:43 AM
Meeting Place - Hi, everyone! We're still scouring for a place to meet for our upcoming December meeting. This is the first time the Houndstooth Pub has not been available for us as it's booked every weekend for holiday parties. Would you happen to know of an Jason Dec 2, 2016 4:19 PM
Future Selections - Hi everyone! We hope all is well with you and are enjoying our warming weather. It's that time again to provide submissions for our future selections after September. I'll be setting up two polls: the first one will be for our October r Jason Apr 27, 2016 3:17 PM
Dues Reminder - Hi everyone! I hope this email finds you well and having a great 2016 so far! Just wanted to send out a quick friendly reminder that, because of Meetup costs, we're asking for a $5 yearly due. Anything received above and beyond group-running Jason Feb 28, 2016 1:04 PM
Group Dues - Hi everybody, As Meetup costs have gone up to run the group, we're asking everyone to pay $5 for the year just to cover costs. MeetUp is providing a 60-day trial, so if you are on the fence you can come to the next two meetings to help you deci Jason Jan 24, 2016 10:01 PM
New Poll for February - June! - Hi everyone! A new poll is now up to vote for our February through June titles. If you are unfamiliar with Meetup's layout, scroll over "More" under the group's name, click on "Polls", then click on the poll itself. Happy voting! With w Jason Oct 25, 2015 7:48 PM
2016 Title Suggestions - Hi everyone! We hope this email finds you well. The final quarter of 2015 is upon us. The air grows crisp, the leaves change with vibrancy, and the days get busier. It's a time of reflection and planning. As such, we'd like to get a pol Jason Oct 12, 2015 10:38 PM
Meetup details changed: "The Martian", by Andy Weir - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing:­omething-book-club/events/2241­99327/ When : S Jason Oct 12, 2015 10:08 PM
Announcements! - Hi everyone, Just a couple of quick announcements from 20/30 Something Book Club. 1. Jen and Jason are joining me as organizers of this meetup.  Welcome Jen and Jason and thanks again!!! 2. Organizer dues for meetup have increa Allison Feb 9, 2015 10:59 PM
IMPORTANT: Leaving meetup - Hi everyone, I've decided to take 20/30 Something Book Club off meetup. I hope by doing so we'll create a smaller, more consistent group to discuss our monthly books.  It also saves me $144 a year! If you are still interested in partic Allison Sep 10, 2014 10:48 PM
October Book Poll! - Hi everyone, Our October book club will be on Sunday, October 26 .  I have created a poll of some recent releases that look good: I Am Having So Much Fun Here Witho Allison Aug 27, 2014 9:53 PM
Book Recs Needed! - Hi everyone! September is just around the corner and I'm completely out of book ideas!  Please click HERE to be taken to a Google do Allison Jul 28, 2014 9:10 PM
Poll: What should we read in April? - Hello everyone, Looking forward to seeing a few of you next week for the 'Vicious' Meetup !  There is still time to sign up and read the's a quick (and e Allison Mar 16, 2014 8:08 PM
Stepping down as organizer - Hi everyone, As soon as I find a replacement, I will be officially stepping down as organizer of the 20/30 something book club.  This meetup was founded 3 years ago yesterday, and it has meant so much to me!  Alas, I just don't have the time Allison Jan 7, 2014 9:05 PM
Need new date for Kavalier and Clay! - Hi everyone, I need to change the date of The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay ...I'll be in Philadelphia on 1/26. Please go Allison Dec 26, 2013 3:54 PM
Vote for November book - Vote for what book we read in November HERE .  They are all 2013 releases. Joyland by Stephen King : whodunit noir crime novel and a haunting gh Allison Sep 23, 2013 9:58 PM
Annual Appeal - Hello everyone, As a Meetup organizer, I'm charged $144/yr to keep 20/30 Something Book Club and Just Write! Allison Aug 25, 2013 10:55 PM
Meetup details changed: The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood - A majority of people asked that the meetup be moved to September 15th...  See you in September!--Allison   I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: Allison Aug 18, 2013 10:51 AM
Rory Gilmore and our September meetup - Hi guys, Thanks to everyone who came to book club today--I thought it was a great discussion. Just a reminder that our next meetup is The Blind Assassin on August 25.  Allison Jul 28, 2013 8:07 PM
New Facebook Page - Hi everyone, 20 Something Book Club has a Facebook page!  Search for 20 Something Book Club or go HERE .  I created the page to cut down on the number o Allison Jul 1, 2013 8:03 PM
August Poll is up - Hi guys, I settled on some award winners (Pulitzer, Booker, and National Book Award). The poll is HERE . The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Allison Jun 18, 2013 11:59 PM
Book club Update - Hi everyone, Some reminders: We will be discussing Brooklyn this Sunday, June 23.  If you have RSVPd "yes", please remember to RSVP "no" if you realize you won't be able to make i Allison Jun 16, 2013 9:48 PM
Member PERKS - Hi guys, Just wanted to let you know that as a member of 20 Something Book Club you are able to receive perks. They are: 1. $75 off a 6 week (12 hours total) improv class with Samantha Jones Allison May 19, 2013 8:01 PM
July Poll - Hi guys, July's meetup will be Sunday, July 28th .  The poll is HERE . Allison May 5, 2013 9:51 PM
June poll--The NY Immigrant experience - I saw a great list on Mid-Manhattan Library's tumblr..."We are New Yorkers: The New York Immigrant Experience."  The list can be found Allison Apr 17, 2013 11:26 PM
May Poll (again)! - Dear friends, By now, you have learned that I am completely insane.  It's important you know this about me.  I'm very sorry for all the emails and, quite frankly, I don't expect anyone to respond to this message.  Nevertheless, I would like Allison Apr 10, 2013 8:03 PM
Charity opportunity! - Hi guys, I know I send a lot of emails to you...sorry (kinda).   However, I just realized there are 231 of us and we could have a impact if we joined together for a charity.  I just discovered Allison Apr 7, 2013 3:35 PM
May Book Poll Open - At Sunday's meeting we decided on Rock n Roll as the theme.  After looking at the choices I decided I didn't much care for the theme (I'm just not a music person!) So...our May theme is graphic novels. Please check out the summaries! Allison Feb 12, 2013 10:33 PM
Hello - Ok, this isn't book/book club's me related.  I have a room in my Inwood apartment available March 1.    $931/month +utilities (approximately $50) Close to grocery store, Rite Aid, laundromat, liquor store Allison Jan 29, 2013 5:14 PM
April book poll now open - I know it seems like a long way off, but it will be here before you know it...   Go HERE to vote for the April book Allison Jan 6, 2013 6:20 PM
Happy Holidays...and other things - Hello book club friends, Just have a few quick announcements/comments: 1.) I have acquired my copy of The Little Dog Laughed .  If you would like me to email you a copy, email me at [address removed].  A Allison Dec 12, 2012 10:38 PM
More stuff - Hi guys, Update on the writing group: It's official!  If you're interested in writing, join this group!  First meeting this Saturday.­hing-writing-club Allison Dec 6, 2012 2:48 AM
New Writing Meetup - Hi guys, This is a little apologies. Do you like to write?  If so, do you find it difficult to make time to sit down and write? I'm thinking about starting a new meetup group for people to get together and, well, wr Allison Nov 29, 2012 7:39 PM
12/2 meetup and February book - Hello everyone, I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving. A few things: -If you are signed up for the 12/2 meetup and cannot attend, please RSVP "no".  There are a couple of people still on the wait list.  Wait list people- Allison Nov 23, 2012 5:43 PM
January Announcement! - Hello everyone, Thanks to those who came out today.  It was a great discussion!  For those of you who were not there, let me fill you in! We got a little wild and crazy and picked the January book (a play)!  We will be reading Allison Nov 11, 2012 8:13 PM
Sorry! Poll closed. Will reopen at a later date. - Me again.   Please disregard previous message. If you have any suggestions for a December book please email me at [address removed] or simply respond to this message.   The only requirement is that the Allison Oct 15, 2012 8:34 PM
December poll up! - Hi guys,   Thanks to all that came out yesterday.  Sorry I could not be there!  Thanks to Brooke for filling in and being awesome.   Here i Allison Oct 15, 2012 7:24 PM
November book poll - Hi everyone, Thanks to all that came to the meeting today. Here's the book poll for November:­omething-book-club/polls/63709­2/ Note that several of the books that are 600+ pages have been sp Allison Sep 16, 2012 8:54 PM
Meetup details changed: Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (Rear Mezzanine) - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing:­omething-book-club/events/7912­4432/ When : Tue Allison Aug 23, 2012 11:42 PM
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? - If you'd like to attend "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" as a group, please fill out the attached form.  Tickets are $ 40.00 for back Mezz (this is a lower price then I first gave you, as I'm now using a Columbia discount, which was Allison Aug 23, 2012 10:44 AM
October poll - So great seeing everyone today! Time to vote on October's book---we're picking a classic! Poll HERE ! Links to summary of choices: Allison Aug 19, 2012 10:08 PM
New Perk: Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? - Hi everyone, I was contacted about discount tickets to the new Broadway production of "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?"  Please see below for more information.  If you'd Allison Aug 17, 2012 3:34 PM
SPECIAL BOOK CLUB DEAL: Take Improv! - Hello everyone! I have super exciting news for you. My improv instructor, Samantha Jones (Yes, that is her real name), is offering members of the 20 So Allison Jul 17, 2012 11:03 PM
Re: [NYC-20-something-book-club] September poll - My vote is for Twelve Patients!! On Sun, Jul 15, 2012 at 7:33 PM, Allison < [address removed] > wrote: user 5. Jul 15, 2012 11:03 PM
September poll - What should we read in September? Link to poll here:­omething-book-club/polls/59034­2/ Choices:­show/9809.Invisible_Cities­show/530 Allison Jul 15, 2012 7:33 PM
August Book Poll - Hi everyone, The August book poll is located here:­omething-book-club/polls/57604­2/ Descriptions of the books can be found on our Allison Jun 24, 2012 7:04 PM
July Book Poll info - Sorry-I forgot to include links to summaries of the books (courtesy of Brooke). Let the Great World Spin by Colum McCann (this seemed to have the most agreement for "oh!  i've always wanted to read that!")  ( Allison May 20, 2012 8:41 PM
July Book Poll - Hi everyone, Here is our July book poll:­omething-book-club/polls/55152­2/   Thanks, Allison Allison May 20, 2012 8:39 PM
Runoff poll -­omething-book-club/polls/52513­2/   Allison Allison Apr 16, 2012 1:09 PM
June Book Poll - Hi guys, Here's the poll for JUNE which will be for the book club meeting on June 24 at 3pm.­omething-book-club/polls/5245 Allison Apr 15, 2012 8:06 PM
Taking Book Suggestions--new website - Hi everyone, In an effort to get book suggestions, I've created a Google doc, here:­g-book-club Let's keep it Allison Apr 4, 2012 10:22 PM
Run-off poll - Sorry for another email--our votes were very close for many of the books. Please vote in this run-off poll. Closes tonight at 10pm.­omething-book-club/polls/50564­2/ Allison Mar 20, 2012 1:06 PM
What should we read in May? VOTE! - Time to vote!­omething-book-club/polls/50533­2/ Allison Allison Mar 19, 2012 11:13 PM
Improv for $20 March 28 - Hi guys, Sorry for a bit of spam...but just wanted to let you know about a one-night improv course being offered for $20 on Wednesday, March 28 @7pm with Samantha Jones.&nbs Allison Feb 21, 2012 4:33 PM
Time to vote for April's book! - Vote here!­omething-book-club/polls/48312­2/ Click on the covers below to go to their goodreads' page. Allison Feb 20, 2012 11:56 PM
Re: [NYC-20-something-book-club] Happy Holidays! - Happy Holidays to you as well! Hope your semester came to a pleasant conclusion and that you had a great holiday weekend! Cori On Thu, Dec 22, 2011 at 8:29 PM, Allison < Cori S Dec 26, 2011 5:11 PM
Happy Holidays! - At the risk of annoying you guys with yet another email, I just wanted to wish everyone a very HAPPY HOLIDAYS . I am incredibly grateful to all of you for making 20 Something Book Club possible. As a little Allison Dec 22, 2011 8:29 PM
February meetup book - At the February meetup we will be discussing The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides. Date to be determined in January. Allison Dec 13, 2011 9:23 PM
Several things (and poll!) - Hello everyone, Yesterday was a great turnout and interesting discussion-thanks all for coming! A HUGE thanks to Cori and Brooke for the perfect combination of cookies and 80s trivia! Here's the poll Allison Dec 12, 2011 11:54 PM
Run off poll - Vote in the new poll...3 choices, 1 vote. December book, January poll still open. Closing this new poll at 10pmtonight! Allison Nov 21, 2011 7:27 PM
December and January Polls - Hi everyone, It's that time again! We're voting on December (YA books) and January (Classics). December poll­omething-book-club/polls/42045­2/ January poll Allison Nov 20, 2011 7:20 PM
RE: [NYC-20-something-book-club] December book choice poll - This sounds great! From Jessica P. Oct 25, 2011 7:27 PM
December book choice poll - Hi guys, My friend's mother, Debbie Jones, wrote a book called "Tales of Wonder from the Garden State". In the spirit of democracy, would you be interested in making this a book club book? The author would attend and do a reading and answ Allison Oct 25, 2011 7:00 PM
Time to VOTE! - Hey guys- Thanks to everyone who came to the meetup today-it was a great time with good discussion. A lot of new popular fiction this time around with some YA thrown in for good measure. Vote now! Allison Oct 23, 2011 8:10 PM
October 23 meetup-time to vote - Here's the link---go vote!­omething-book-club/polls/37351­2/ Allison Allison Sep 18, 2011 10:37 PM
Shakespeare All Over - Shakespeare All Over Hi All, Following yesterday's discussion, I looked up the Shakespeare performances going on i Cori S Aug 8, 2011 2:09 PM
What should our next book be? - Hello everyone, Our next book club will be on Sunday, September 18th at 3pm (new time!). Now we need something to read.­omething-book-club/polls/34100­1/ See Allison Aug 7, 2011 9:41 PM

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