Are you ready to burst out of your shell after an eternity hiding underground? Or do you just want to climb up a tree and scream? Come join me to celebrate a Brood Gen-X birthday at the Bee & Rose. [more inside]
Help fundraise for the NYC DSA and socialize with socialists at the Semi-Formal That’s Not Really Formal! Music! Drinks! Sashes! Statuettes! Decorations by me! 15$ suggested donation - red dress encouraged. Sign up on Facebook or Eventbrite.
Hello Mefites! Have you been itching to dance the night away? the Middle East downstairs hosts a goth dance night every first Friday and I would be happy to have lords/ladies/gender-nonspecific-royalty of darkness join me on May 11th. Meetup beforehand at the bar upstairs. Link here with complete details. [more inside]
Socialize With The Socialists! Holiday Party and concert featuring dreamwave band Sounds Of Ceres (music video) and decor by yours truly in the legendary (underground but actually above ground ) music venue. 8pm-12. 20$ suggested. Quieter bar area available, brief speeches by local DSA politicians, and lots of merch and camaraderie. Facebook. Pre-Order tickets on Eventbrite
This Halloween, join the revolution! The Hotel Chantelle hosts the Lower Manhattan Chapter of the DSA for a night of red blooded fun! Open Vodka Bar 8-9! Raffles of rare objects! Five thousand silk rose petals! Hosted by me! We have a poster! [more inside]
I'm traveling to Chicago next week. Anyone free to get together on Tuesday (8/8) or Wednesday (8/9)? I'm up for dinner, drinks, rocking out, etc. [more inside]
So this was the event The Chicago Cabal* was hoping to do but the list was already full. One of the organizers just reached out to me today because they had a whole group of six volunteers bail and they're really hoping we can fill the gap and help them throw a great birthday party for some wonderful kids! [more inside]
Looking for something to do this weekend? We gotta paint this little house, we gotta do it now, and it's gonna look amazing. We'll be at it all weekend daylight hours and continuing on into monday/tuesday/til-it's-done. Paint or just supervise (read: hang out), there will be strawberry-rhubarb pie, neon cupcakes, chocolate, bananas, baby carrots, salsa, hummus, assorted bread products, all the teas, coffee & decaf, hot chocolate... Now all we need is company to eat 'em! [more inside]
I've been spending some time recently at a new co-working and event space called The Outpost, a permanent offshoot of the XOXO Fest that been running in town the last few years. And we're having a big launch party for the space this Saturday starting at 7 p.m., and y'all should come on out! [more inside]
A minor spur of the moment get together. Me and some friends will be celebrating my upcoming 45th birthday here on Monday the 30th from 4pm on, it'd be cool to have some mefites there as well.
As part of December's First Friday festivities I'm the featured artist at MIX in Ypsilanti. Come see my work, shop their awesome women's new and used clothing and accessories, have a drink and hang with me. [more inside]
Costume party at the Bicycle Kitchen! I thought some people might be interested in this. Plus, I'm helping them spread the word. It's a costume fundraiser party with some bands and DJs. The theme is werewolf high school(?). Tickets are $13 suggested donation. Please check out more info of the party. The fundraising is for this project.
ChuraChura is returning from her research trip abroad and we're meeting to hear about her tales of daring-do while off studying our monkey cousins. We're meeting at La Patrona on High Street, on September 3rd at 7pm. Please join us and find out what having malaria, and living among small non-human primates, is really like! [more inside]
Fresh off our 3rd anniversary show, Hip Hop Debate is putting on its first show in Astoria, at the brand-new Q.E.D. space! [more inside]
I'm throwing a party to celebrate getting through the equinox and the beginning of spring, but more importantly International Color Day! I had such a lovely time at my first meetup here in New York I'd like to invite y'all to stop by if you'd like. I'll be baking pies and cookies; there will be cocktails and other beverages and interesting folks and friends and lots of lovely conversation. It'll be bright and colorful in every sense. [more inside]
BBQ party at my Dad's house this Saturday! Drop by anytime between 3pm and dusk. [more inside]
There will be: food! games! music! probably drinking! definitely fire on the beach! camaraderie! et cetera et cetera. Spreadsheet! [more inside]
Beer! Free party! 1-10pm! [more inside]
We won Pacific Standard's pub quiz a while ago and never redeemed our prize, a $200 party at the bar. Join us and drink free (within reason)!
Break out your mask, strap on your dancing shoes, and go directly to jail for the best dance party in the city. [more inside]
Anyone else going to the Chez Apocalypse Comic-Con/Halloween Party at Times Scare on the 12th? Meet your favorite internet video people! Costume contests! Dorks! More info here [more inside]
Mr. MonDieu and I are renewing our wedding vows this Saturday, June 9, 2012, at our house in Monmouth, Maine. You are all invited, Open House. Details after the break... [more inside]
I'm turning 100000! It's a base-2 milestone! [more inside]
turtlegirl and I are having our annual bash on 18 August this year and wanted to extend an invite to MeFites who may be interested. [more inside]
Last night at our pub trivia meetup, I floated the idea of some sort of MeFi holiday gathering, and got positive responses. So, let's work this out. Who's up for a party? [more inside]
The magazine I edit is throwing itself a one-year birthday party in downtown Toronto. There will be cake and music and drinks. A selection of the Canadian SF who's who will be in attendance. Admission is free, though donations are always welcome. Stop on by. More details.
I did, in fact, promise that if I hit 1000 faves I'd have a party. So, I will be hosting a shindig on my roof, open to all, in honor of everybody getting favorites all the time forever. [more inside]
turtlegirl and I are having our annual bash on 20 August this year and wanted to extend an invite to MeFites who may be interested. [more inside]
As a direct result of this thread, I finally caved and bought all four seasons of Blake's 7 on DVD. At Admiral Haddock's suggestion, we are having a B7 viewing party. Location: Our living room Date: Sunday, August 7 Time: 2pm until you can't stand any more AWESOMENESS! NOTE TO THE ALLERGIC: We have a cat. [more inside]
If you like facts or fun or fcrawfish, Brooklyn Brainery is having an awesome party at the City Reliquary in Williamsburg on July 31. [more inside]
Let us shake our booty in accordance with the hedonist lifestyle. [more inside]
MeFites going to WisCon: I suggest we meet up during the Strange Horizons tea party, Sunday afternoon. Free light snacks and tea, hobnobbing with authors and editors.
Given the success/awesome time we all had at my 30th birthday party last year, I've decided to book the same room at the same place for this year. [more inside]
You helped conceive, name, and fund us, then went and kept us from getting screwed on a lease. Now that the Brainery finally has a home of its own, it's time to party down! (and learn to make kimchi, obvs) [more inside]
Post-New Year's party for those who have to work on 12/31 or just want to have more fun. [more inside]
It's the end of the world! In fact it's the all the possible ends of the end as Dr. Sketchy's Anti-Art School celebrates 5 years with a tribute to Eschatology! Draw models depicting The Whore Of Babylon, Gas-Strapped Road Warriors, or inevitable zombie hordes. Mingle, drink, draw, eat and boggie down the Apocalypso in a sumptuous Brooklyn art space. It's the end of the year as we know it and it's about damn time. [more inside]
It's New Year's Eve in Richmond, VA, and you're dressed in yachting attire. Or possibly 80s attire. Either way, you're going to need somewhere to go. I have just the thing. [more inside]
We're having a Housewarming/Pumpkin Carving party, and after last night's Billy Goat meet-up, I feel confident enough to invite The Internet to my house. This starts early, so feel free to stop by before your usual Saturday night stuff. [more inside]
Three great things that go great together! The usual meetup, and then? THE BONG. Yeah. **** [more inside]
turtlegirl and I are having our annual bash on 24 July this year and wanted to extend an invite to MeFites who may be interested. [more inside]