11 Meetup Groups match “Book-Swap” near Derby, United Kingdom
Do you ever finish a book and wish everyone could read it? They say that if you love something you should set it free - and that's what we do with our books! If you love reading too come and join us ... bring a book or two, take a book or two... have a drink or two... Go to "Learn more about this Meetup Group" for more information about the Bookcrossing, and the calendar for the full list of forthcoming meetings. We love to welcome new members, even if you can't come regularly.
Come along & meet other local BookCrossers, swap books, chat, drink beer, and debate the best places to leave and find books "in the wild".
This Meetup group aims to explore some of the cultural aspects of life, and get people sharing experiences and getting thinking! We are a relaxed and friendly bunch, and we welcome new members to any of our events! We host: Monthly book group, held on the third Wednesday of each month. Monthly film group, a trip to The Broadway cinema held on the first Wednesday of each month. Nottingham Classics concerts. Book swaps, where you can trade your old books with other group members. Nottingham Café …
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Welcome to the Huddersfield & Wakefield Women's Social Group! Relaxed, informal, social group with an interest in reading good books. Aimed towards women aged around 30+ who enjoy socialising. Events held in Huddersfield, Wakefield, and the surrounding areas. A bit about us .... Originally there were 2 groups - the Huddersfield, and the Wakefield Women's Social Groups. We eventually merged the two groups to become one. Events throughout the month will include: afternoon coffee & cake, or e …
From Austen to Zola, by way of PG Wodehouse, George Orwell, Nancy Mitford, Bram Stoker, Ian Fleming, Roald Dahl, Daniel Defoe, John Updike, Muriel Spark, Angela Carter and PD James...anything you flipping well like! We are a group which celebrates classic fiction, not self-published novels. Discussions take place once a month. Lots of talking, recommending, swapping books and being opinionated.
A group for people who love to read books, watch films, go to the Theatre and then share their thoughts and opinions with like minded people in a friendly and sociable environment, probably accompanied by a glass of something. We're a friendly bunch and you will be made to feel very welcome.
A group of like-minded people who love reading business and personal development books and want to grow and improve as business people and as a person in general. We will meet once a month to discuss what book we've read and give recommendations to the rest of the group, it will also be a great way to hold ourselves accountable for reading as much as we intend to and to meet new people.
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A book group based at the Veged Out Cafe in Fletcher's Walk in Birmingham city centre. At the moment we are meeting on the third Saturday of the month at 12. The cafe serves wonderful vegetarian and vegan breakfasts. Each month we choose and read a book and then meet up to talk about it- simple as that! We're a friendly and diverse bunch. Everyone is welcome!
We meet at least twice a month to discuss all things Science/Sci-Fi from gadgets to writing. You will find us very approachable and friendly. Everyone welcome, no need to come to each meeting (we meet on the first Monday evening and fourth Saturday at 11am) each month. We often arrange film viewings if there's something many of us wish to watch and then discuss afterwards. We have arranged trips in the past to the Science Museum in London and plan to do more this year. Come along and see for you …
Leeds needs a book group! Having just moved to the area I can see there is a dirth of groups for book and literature lovers. This must change! I don't read anywhere near enough but a group like this one will get me in the habit once more. I can't find a group like it, so I'm creating one myself. Once-a-month meets, discussions on the wonderful world of literature, and the setting of a book to read after each meet. Come on, come all, and we could make this an awesome group.
The Lillies WI is one of the “next generation/lite” Women’s Institute groups, offering activities that are more relevant to the lives of modern women. We don’t sing “Jerusalem” but we do like jam, preferably in a cake! At our monthly, evening meetings we have taster sessions of crafts and activities, and talks from guest speakers. Our meetings calendar for 2013 includes: indian head massage; The Lillies bake-off; survival skills training; garden party; tea cosy & jewellery making; and wine tasti …
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