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November 23

Alternately known as "100 Days to Anvil of Bacon Crom". Same Goat time, same Goat place, followed by same Frog place, same Frog shenanigans. [more inside]
posted by crush-onastick at 11:46 AM - 0 comments

November 21

Stardate November 21, 2014. As acting captain of the USS MeFiDC, I will be posting tonight's Star Trek happy hour event. On tap this week: "The Arsenal of Freedom": Trapped on the surface of an abandoned planet, an away team becomes unwitting participants in the demonstration of an advanced weapons system. Oh, and also alcohol. Plenty of alcohol. [more inside]
posted by capricorn at 6:12 AM - 0 comments


November 19

A meetup in the leafy suburbs of the East Bay: Walnut Creek. Venue: Pinky's Pizza. Good beer in bottles and on tap, and decent pizza. Also: Addams Family pinball machine. [more inside]
posted by joseph conrad is fully awesome at 2:21 PM - 18 comments


November 15

It's been a long while. Let's meet up at the The Caledonian for drinks around 6 p.m. on Sunday, 16 November. Who's in?
posted by grouse at 1:18 PM - 8 comments


November 14

lunch, Tuesday the 9th of December (calendars are hard). Ramen place on the north east corner of Wells and Lake called Ajida(maps are hard).
posted by garlic at 12:51 PM - 4 comments


November 12

After checking in with Celsius1414 I'm re-posting this since it didn't get off the ground last time.

Food! Drink! Games! Friends! Food and drink and games and friends at the same time!

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I stumbled across a mention of gaming nights at Grand Central Market in DTLA and tracked down this press release and then this page.

Game Night at Grand Central Market

Looking to unwind after a tough day at work? Searching for fast, amazing fare to satisfy your foodie cravings? Planning a non-cliche date night? Whatever your Downtown LA dilemma, the city's oldest food hub has your back.

Enter Game Night -- eat, drink and play every Thursday until 9 pm. Grab dinner and drinks from our late hours vendors over an assortment of classic and new games: ping-pong, cornhole toss, Jenga, Uno, Cards Against Humanity, Scrabble, and many more. Just head over to the Hill St. Platform to get started.

We broached the subject of a gaming night at our last meetup (mmmm ramen), so this "proposed" post is more of a means to continue that conversation than saying it should be here at GCM necessarily.

Update 9/5: The consensus during our Ethiopian food meetup conversation seemed to be that with everybody being spread out, it's difficult to make a game night plan on work nights. If someone else wants to propose game/trivia/movie meetups for their individual environs, that might be the better way to go. [more inside]
posted by Room 641-A at 4:19 PM - 11 comments


November 11

This is where and when we get together to wrap the gifts for the annual drive going on over here. Date, time, and location are up for discussion. [more inside]
posted by houseofdanie at 10:31 AM - 15 comments


Boldly continuing with Star Trek: TNG episode showings at the Black Cat on Fridays! This week's episode, "Heart of Glory", the crew encounters Klingons and Worf finally gets some backstory. [more inside]
posted by warm_planet at 3:45 AM - 0 comments


November 9

We'll meet at Draughts, at 337 Acton Mews; we might choose another place nearby if it is overcrowded. I will randomly say 4pm (but really we're discussing timing below). [more inside]
posted by nat at 2:19 PM - 19 comments


November 8

That's right ladies & gentlemen, there are only THREE more trivia days 'til Christmas. Act now and receive this special set of Ginsu knives*, plus a life-sized replica of Ron Popeil!** [more inside]
posted by DiscourseMarker at 1:50 PM - 4 comments


November 7

Hi, PNW! I'm going to be visiting the Seattle area next week (11/12-11/18) and would love to meet some of you guys! I'm open to any kind of activity or venue. [more inside]
posted by MexicanYenta at 1:26 PM - 30 comments


November 6

I recently-ish moved back to my hometown, and it looks like there have only been a few IRL events here. If you're a Cincinnati MeFite, chime in, and let's drink beer and eat food from whatever food truck is parked outside MadTree. [more inside]
posted by mostly vowels at 3:01 PM - 26 comments


November 4

Boldly continuing with Star Trek: TNG episode showings at the Black Cat on Fridays! This week's episode, "Coming of Age", focuses on those young whippersnappers, the Starfleet cadets. [more inside]
posted by warm_planet at 7:39 PM - 1 comments


October 29

Who's up for a post-Thanksgiving, pre-Xmas meetup? [more inside]
posted by nickthetourist at 11:03 PM - 16 comments


Boldly continuing with Star Trek: TNG episode showings at the Black Cat on Fridays! This week's episode, "Home Soil" features "hard science fiction" with some intelligent crystals. [more inside]
posted by warm_planet at 7:57 PM - 2 comments


I'm going to be in the Bay Area for a few days next week, and as a huge Tiki fan, I'm very much looking forward to checking out the new, well pedigreed Tiki Bar, Longitude. I'm thinking 6-ish onward on Friday the 7th. Anyone interested?
posted by bswinburn at 6:53 PM - 57 comments


Right? I'm reading this calendar correctly? First Wednesday in November is a week from today? Hopefully, cause I'll be Goat Frogging. You should join. [more inside]
posted by crush-onastick at 8:07 AM - 25 comments


October 28

They're closing off the street again, and there promises to be a metric ton of kids coming round in costumes. For our part, there's beer and a couple big stewpots of food. [more inside]
posted by notsnot at 6:04 AM - 2 comments


October 27

I've officially told my colleagues so I can now share it here. This is likely to be my last Pennsylvania meetup. After living here for over 25 years I've accepted a job from Ohio State and will be moving to Ohio in December. If you can, join me for my final PA get together. Let's meet at 6pm at Zenos.
posted by Toekneesan at 9:29 AM - 5 comments


October 26

Even though Halloween is not until Friday, I imagine plenty of holiday themed questions at Geeks Who Drink trivia this Wednesday at 7:30pm at Joe Sent Me.
posted by DiscourseMarker at 1:17 PM - 2 comments