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Advanced Degrees Mixer!

Needs a location

$10.00

Meet new friends with a Doctorate or Masters Degree at this fun party at a classy venue! Only $10 at the door includes a FUN Mixer Game, which makes it EASY to meet new friends; accompanied by light appetizers, served at 6pm, as long as they last. Adults of all ages welcome. Dress to impress! Friday, October 7, 2022, 6-9pm.

LOCATION: Bogies Too, 1335 Fourth St, San Rafael CA. From Hwy 101 take Central San Rafael exit. Lots of free parking after 6pm in the area, including parking structure at 3rd & C! Dinner available at additional cost.

CO-SPONSORED by The Society of Single Professionals, the world’s largest non-profit singles organization; and by many other singles organizations and meetups. All events benefit The Seva Foundation, www.seva.org, to restore sight to the blind.

PROOF OF FULL VACCINATION REQUIRED. Your safety is always our FIRST priority!

DISCOUNTS & MORE EVENTS at www.thepartyhotline.com.
· Sunday Afternoon Delight, Sep 18, Tiburon
· SF Speed Dating & Dance Party, Sep 24, San Francisco
· Cannabis Singles Party, Oct 1, San Francisco
· 7 Day Canada & New England Cruise, Oct 1-8
· Advanced Degrees Mixer, Oct 7, San Rafael
· 90s Dance Party, Oct 22, San Francisco
· 7 Day Baja & Sea of Cortez Cruise, Oct 16-23
· Buenos Aires & Iguazu Falls Adventure, Nov 9-15
· Christmas Holiday 8 Day Eastern Caribbean with St. Kitts, Dec 18-26

2023 SINGLES CRUISES!
· Caribbean: Curacao, Aruba, Bonare, Jan 15-22
· 10 Day Alaska Inside Passage, departing from SF, June 16-26
· Greek Isles: Santorini & Israel, leaving from Athens, June 25-July 2

PLEASE NOTE: The number of people who RSVP on this meetup doesn't reflect all who have registered or will be attending. We promote our events on 26 different singles meetups and dozens of major websites, including Facebook, Twitter, Yelp, Yahoo, Google, etc., plus email blasts to thousands of Bay Area singles.

Upscale House Party, BBQ Dinner, Dance, optional Speed Dating!

Needs a location

$35.00

This is the place to be if you're a Single Professional! BBQ, Mingling, Dancing, optional Speed Dating, and Conversation. An evening filled with excitement and music! OUTDOORS (with heat lamps, of course!) Sunday, Oct 9, 2022.

PARTY THEME: Everyone wears nothing but white!

SCHEDULE:
* Ice Breaker & BBQ Dinner: 5-6:30 PM
* Dance Class: 6:30-7PM
* Dance and Social: 7-9 PM

LOCATION: Private Home Santa Clara, CA 95051. Free street parking. Ride sharing is recommended!

TICKETS:
$35 Advance
$40 Door (ONLY If we still have space available)
$60 Sponsor Ticket for Two. Special Ticket for Two People! Buy a ticket for you and sponsor someone special!

This party is limited to 100 people, so sign-up and pay as soon as possible! Since this is a private party, the address will be emailed to you upon your payment.

FREE STYLE SPEED DATING: (Optional)
You'll be given a Speed Dating Form. During the event, your job is to find people of the opposite sex that has the same color form. You will be allowed to chat, ask questions, and check out the chemistry for no more then 8 minutes with each participant. After 8 minutes you will have to mark "yes" or "no" on your form. Once you finish your form, you have to return the form to your event host.
You'll receive your mutual matches contact information within 48 hours of this event.
* Age Group 28 to 45: Yellow Form
* Age Group 45 to 62: White Form

CO-SPONSORED by The Society of Single Professionals, the world’s largest non-profit singles organization, Bay Area Singles Events & Travel, and by many other singles organizations and meetups. All events benefit The Seva Foundation, www.seva.org, to restore sight to the blind.

PROOF OF FULL VACCINATION REQUIRED. Your safety is always our FIRST priority!

DISCOUNTS & MORE EVENTS at www.thepartyhotline.com.
· SF Speed Dating & Dance Party, Sep 24, San Francisco
· Cannabis Singles Party, Oct 1, San Francisco
· 7 Day Canada & New England Cruise, Oct 1-8
· Advanced Degrees Mixer, Oct 7, San Rafael
· Upscale House Party, with BBQ & Dancing, Oct 9, Santa Clara
· 90s Dance Party, Oct 22, San Francisco
· 7 Day Baja & Sea of Cortez Cruise, Oct 16-23
· Buenos Aires & Iguazu Falls Adventure, Nov 9-15
· Christmas Holiday 8 Day Eastern Caribbean with St. Kitts, Dec 18-26

2023 SINGLES CRUISES!
· Caribbean: Curacao, Aruba, Bonare, Jan 15-22
· 10 Day Alaska Inside Passage, departing from SF, June 16-26
· Greek Isles: Santorini & Israel, leaving from Athens, June 25-July 2

PLEASE NOTE: The number of people who RSVP on this meetup doesn't reflect all who have registered or will be attending. We promote our events on 26 different singles meetups and dozens of major websites, including Facebook, Twitter, Yelp, Yahoo, Google, etc., plus email blasts to thousands of Bay Area singles.

Ultimate Death Valley Road Trip AND Camping & Dark Skies & Meteors Oct,!!!!!!!!

As the hottest, driest and lowest national park, Death Valley is a place of contrasts and extremes. From a scorching desert, to snow that frosts the park’s towering peaks to lush wildflower meadows & small oasis that provide a reprieve from the heat to seemingly endless desert plains!

Aside from the blistering sun and bright in the day, it's also a Dark Skies location AND and is is also amazing photos at every turn.

late Oct is mid 70's in the day and mid-50's at night. Perfect time of year. Over our weekend there will be THE PEAK of the Orionoids Meteor Shower

This event is for camping and a road trip. Our site is civilized with flush restrooms, and running water. As well as some shops/stores close if needed.

This is the perfect time to explore our own backyard. California has so much to offer! And what better way to enjoy the stunning nature in these strange times than camping. It is the safest, most fun and covid-safe social activity!

This is also FLEXIBLE camping. You can do two or three nights. Your choice.
Itinerary:
Fri: Arrive at your site and setup.

Sat: Head out and explore the park. The park as much to offer from harder hikes, to easy hikes or to all car with only a few steps needed.
We split between those who want some good hikes and those who want more of road trip w/ several smaller hikes. We have a planned route and you can be with us. Or you can strike out on your own.

Sun: you get to do on Sun what you did not do on Sat. And head home. Or you can stay Sunday night and head out Mon.

Click Here for things to do the way home.

Click Here for a good guide resource.
or
Click Here for another one.

What do I bring? Due to varied dietary needs and food contact issues, it's better if bring what you like and prep it. The logistics of providing food for every possible diet, as well as food prep issues is just not feasible or safe.
The only specialized gear you need to bring is Tent, Sleeping bag, Sleeping Pad (yoga mat). Everything else is household items you already have.

Newbie? Solo Traveler? Singles? Kids? Older? Younger? In the middle?
***Absolutely Yes.

  • Many come solo.
  • Perfect for first-timers.
  • Come alone and leave with friends. Come with friends & leave with more friends.

Cost for Tent Camping, two or three nights camping is $79 Per Person.
To ATTEND THIS EVENT . . . RSVP and then Click Here for Secure Payment link and Click Here to fill out our google form

IF you are a X2 or have a +1 just do the payment link twice. Kids under 18 are free.

Click Here to Send Direct Message questions

We do a Local Camping Zoom Q & A (every other) Wed 7:30 PM
Meet others attending, be social, or come and get any questions answered. Click Here for the Camping Zoom Event

In addition to the zoom we also have some informational pages you may want to look at and review.

Click Here for The Main place where posted. RSVP there to be part of conversations.
Click here for a Gallery from the last time we went

This event will be under any required permit and permission with required safety certifications, plans, insurance filed and in full compliance.

NOTE: We do not discriminate by age, gender, gender preference, ethnicity, race, color, national origin, disability or family status.

We believe in good decent social. We have a set of sister group we post our local free, local/regional camping, and our overseas events too.

WE WELCOME ALL AND THAT INCLUDES YOU !!

So you want to be an organizer? Find out how to post your own event on the group

Why not host some events. Great way to meet people!!!

Got an idea for an event or an event you want to do?

NOW is your chance!!!!

It's a new year coming up. AND you want it to be different than the last.
Do you find events and think: "Gee, . . . I like this event but want it closer, or on a different day, or just a little earlier or later."

If you post the event you pick the time, and place and date that in convenient to you. As well as pick the content/topic/focus of the event.

What a win!!!

This meetup is a giant collaboration. In that vein we welcome new organizers.

If you wish to become an Organizer on group. RSVP'ing here is a start and shows your agreement with the group rules for posting.
AND THEN fill out this form https://forms.gle/d1yNnhUiNP6CzyCw7

These are basic rules all organizers must abide by and work within. Mostly they are all about showing a respect for the members.

Best Practices or the rules simplified.

1.) No Emailing and no using the "discussion" box
2.) No outside links
3.) All events are Hosted. There are no "no host" events.
4.) List any money costs in the first 2 or 3 lines.
5.) Special note about Repeat Events.
6.) Special note about city or area in title

Not too many rules. Not too complicated. They all have to do with respect for the membership.

1.) No Emailing AND No Discussion Box
The one BIG BIG rule I have is NOBODY messages the general membership via the email feature. Post the event and let Meetup send out all the notices. The discussion box is just another way for you to send spam. So that is closed, and only for the use and management by and of the (main) organizer only.

2.) No Outside links:
No links to other meetups. No links to other social media (no instagram, no eventbrite, no twitter, no facebook etc).
For instance: Do not just put a Facebook link. Instead copy all the wording from FB and put the words. Plain and simple; Link's are lazy. So don't be lazy!!!
You want members to click the RSVP. So you don't give any other option that may lead them away from the event page.
*** If you "need" outside links of any sort: Contact the lead organizer and just make sure ok. It usually is. Just ask first.

3.) Meetup does not allow "No Host" events. You or the listed Event Host will be there and present. You will welcome and make sure people can find you or the meetup area. And that people will be able to actually be able to meet others from meetup. If members in attendance report you are not attending your events you will not be allowed to continue to post events. If you want to post an "informational" event then go and post it on Craigslist.

4.) List money costs in the first few lines.
This has to do with email notices. The email version of the event sends the first few lines of the writeup. If it's free, . . .say it's free. If it costs . . . say it early so people have the info.
If it is free it is best to include the word "Free" in the title.

5.) Events can repeat no more than every three weeks, unless you get permission ahead of time.
When making a repeating event DO NOT USE the auto-scheduling feature. After your event occurs log on and list it again.
The Auto-pilot is a problem as people forget they listed. They don't show up and people do. The complaints end up being filed against the group and not the organizer that bailed.
If you use the "repeat" feature it will be edited and the future ones edited off.

6.) List the city or area in the title. You get better turnout and less flakes.

There are some general guidelines to making great events
General Guidelines:
A.) Great wording
B.) Great Pix
C.) 4 weeks notice is best.

Cost of posting events?
We do not charge for access to the group. We only ask that the event is good decent social and creates community.

To send a message direct:
https://www.meetup.com/message/?recipientId=273063881
Don't forget to fill out the form
https://forms.gle/d1yNnhUiNP6CzyCw7

Organizing events is the best way to meet people.

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