NOTE: These are the 2013-2014 groups. Updates should be available by Sept.
Dining and Parties
Dining In, Singles & Couples — 1st Sat, in member homes. Members rotate hosting small groups for dinner.
Dining Out In Estes — 4th Fri. Group dines at local restaurants.
Lunch Bunch — 2nd Friday Group meets at smaller restaurants for lunch and socializing.
Men's Breakfast — 1st Tues, 8:30 AM. Meet for coffee & breakfast in local restaurants.
Women's Breakfast — 1st Tues, 8:30 AM. Meet for coffee & breakfast in local restaurants.Lady's Monday Margarita Madness — Last Mon, 4-6 PM. Group meets at local restaurants for drinks and appetizers.
Wine and Cheese — 3rd Sat, 5:00 - 7:00 PM. “Members” host events in their homes for all Newcomers. Bring beverage of choice for personal consumption & appetizer to share. Plastic glasses, plastic plates, paper napkins, and nametags are provided.
Cards and Games
Mah Jongg — 1st Mon, 6 PM at rotating member homes. Chinese tile game somewhat similar to Rummy. Lessons provided.
Board Games —Bring your favorite board game. Rotating member homes. 1st and 3rd Mondays 7-10pm.
Sheepshead — 1st Thur, 7–9 PM, U.S. Bank, 32-card deck, 1700s German game for 2-5 people per table. Challenging, with lessons provided!
Social Bridge — 2nd & 4th Tue, 1:00 PM, rotating homes.
Bowling — Every Thur, 3:00 PM. Chipper’s Lanes at the Estes Park Rec Center, 555 S. St. Vrain Ave. Social bowlers, beginners to experts, singles or couples.
Daytime Book Club — 3rd Mon, 3-5 PM, in member homes. Group selects a book in advance for discussion.
Economy & Investments: Discussion Group — Last Thur, 7-8:30 PM, First Bank Building. A forum for the exchange of ideas on developments in the economy and the world of investing. Bring a published article on each month’s topic. Discussion will broaden members’ understanding and implications.
Evening Book Club — 2nd Wed, 7:00 PM, in member homes. Group selects a book in advance for discussion.
Knitters/Handworkers Clan — 1st Mon, 1-4 PM in member homes. Informal conversation with knitting, crochet, embroidery, needlepoint, and other optional diversions.
Movie Night in EP — 4th Wed. about 4 PM. Group views pre-selected movie at Estes Park’s Reel Mtn. theatre, followed by food & discussion at a local restaurant.
Trail Ridge Quilters — Every Tues, 1-4 PM. Longs Peak Conference Room, EP Medical Center. This group – founded in 1991 – creates and sells a variety of quilted items at the Elizabeth Guild Holiday House & other functions to benefit EPMC. Quilters of all skills are invited to join, including the very beginner.
Travel Club — 2nd Mon. at 6:00PM . Discover & Share new and exotic destinations, both domestic and international . Share your photos and info about favorite destinations, learn tricks to save dollars from an insider, and, most important -- have fun!
Skiing — Regular trips to various ski areas during the season. Trip scheduling, duration, frequency and destination according to group interest.
Hiking 101 — Alternate between 1st Thursday or Sat of the month. Hiking in RMNP. Introduction to hiking with easy hikes, roundtrip distance of 5-6 miles max.
Singles Mingle — Day and time to be determined depending on types of get-togethers including trips, meals, and adventures.
Walk & Talk Around the Lake — 2nd Tue, 10:00 AM. Walk on path around Lake Estes. Meet at wooden bridge by parking lot off of Hwy 36/7 by Estes Park Visitor Center. Coffee afterward, optional.