Monthly Lunheon Meetings are scheduled on the 2nd Tuesday of each month from September through June.  To sample some of the wonderful dining options of the greater Frederick area, the Club meets at a different restaurant each month.  Reservations are required at least one week prior to the Luncheon meeting date. 

New Member Coffees are held seveal times each year for new and prospective members. These events are a great way to meet new friends and hear about our activities.

Monthly Activities

Many ways of making New Friends ... Join the Fun !

Activites are scheduled monthly unless noted (**) otherwise.  Please contact the Activity Leader for information and to RSVP at least one week in advance.  Contact information and current details are published in the Friendly Conversations Newsletter.   

For June, July and August...please note that some activities will continue meeting as usual but some groups will not.  Be sure to contact the activity leaders to confirm the meeting time and location during the summer months.  

Book Club at 10:00 AM   Meets every 4th  Tuesday at Wegmans Market Cafe - Fireside Room.  Please arrive at 9:45 AM.  Contact Jeanne for details and to RSVP at:

Book Club at 1:00 PM   Meets every 4th Tuesday at Dublin Roasters, 1789 North Market Street, Frederick.  Contact Denise for details and to RSVP one week in advance at:

Birthday Club Luncheon  N EW  A new activity starting September 2018.  Celebrating birthdays each month with lunch at an area restaurant for all members whose birthday occurs during that month.  Separate checks.  RSVP is required to Laura at: or to Jo at

 Breakfast Club   Meets at 9:30 AM on the  2nd Friday at various cafès / restaurants around Frederick.  This is a great way to meet new friends and enjoy a cup of coffee or a delicious breakfast.  For details and to RSVP, contact Nancy one week before at:

Bunco - Daytime   For those who prefer daytime activities, a Bunco group will meet the 1st Thursday of the month at 1:00 PM.  Players rotate hosting in their homes each month. For details and to RSVP, contact Diana at

Bunco - Evening   Bunco players meet at 7:00 PM on the 2nd Monday.  Players rotate hosting in their homes each month.  RSVP to the hostess of the month to reserve your spot.  For details contact JoAnn at:

Coffee at Wegmans Market Cafè    Join us for coffee and conversation at Wegmans Cafè on the 4th Thursday of every month.  No need to reserve but be sure to put the date on your calendar.  Just show up at 9:30 AM.  Hope to see you there.  Contact Carol for more information at:

Couples and Friends Night Out   Singles and couples meet once each month for dinner and / or entertainment at various restaurants and venues around the region.  The group has sampled top-rated BBQ and fabulous Marlyand crab cakes at rustic eateries and fine dinning rooms...a truly fun event.  RSVP is required at least one week in advance.  Details are published in the Friendly Conversations  Newsletter every month.

Day Away   Check Friendly Conversations Newsletter for current details.  Please RSVP in advance.  Reservatoins are required. Some venues have limited capacity.  Transportation is by car pools.  Some activities may have a cost or entrance fee.  For more information and to RSVP, contact Jan at:

Golf With New Friends   Golfers meet to play on Monday or Friday, depending on the weather and group availability.  We are a non-competitive group of "fair weather Golfers" and usually play at the Frederick Golf Club.  Activity Leader needed !!!   

Hand, Knee and Foot   Join us for good food, great friends and above all, a fun afternoon of Hand and Foot.  If you like to play cards, this is the game for you !  Group meets at 11:00 AM on the first Friday of each month at a local area restaurant.  Please RSVP the week before to Norma at

Happy Hour  Join Friends for libations and laughter !!  Group generally meets on Wednesday at various restaurants. Date and time are announced each month in the Friendly Conversations Newsletter.  To RSVP, contact Joan at: or Barb at:

Hiking   New...A new activity, explore popular trails around the area including the C & O Canal, Gambrill State Park, Catoctin MOuntain Park and others.  All events will occur weather permitting.  Trails selected will have limited elevation but great scenery.  For more information, contact Nancy at:

Home Cooked Fun  NEW  A new activity starting fall 2018.  Get together at home ... please watch for all the details coming soon in our Friendly Conversations Newsletter .

Let's Do Lunch and a Movie  Movie-goers gather at various restaurants on the 4th Monday at 11:00 AM each month.  Meet friends for lunch and conversation; together everyone selects the movie.   Activity Leader Needed !!!

Mah Jong   Meets twice each month on the 2nd and 4th Mondays at 10:00 AM.  For location and to RSVP, contact Terri at:

Needlecrafters   For fiberarts fans:  Knitters, Crocheters, Neddlepointers, Cross Stitchers  at all levels.  This group will meet the 3rd Thursday of the month from 1:00 to 3:00 PM at members homes on a rotating basis.  For all the details and to RSVP, contact Denise at or Jo at or Diane at

Out for Tea New Enjoy  tea and the company of good friends.  Trvel to Tea Rooms, Hotels and other venues in the Frederick region to experience the tradition of High Tea ... enjoy Sweet Treats and Delicicies.  For all the details and to RSVP, contact  Shirley at

Samba  NEW 
New card game ... meets the third Monday and fourth Wednesday of each month.  Please contac Mary Ellen or Norma if you would like to learn this new card game.  RSVP is required to reserve your seat.  Space is limited.  RSVP to Mary Ellen at: or to Norma: at

Shanghai  NEW  A new card game !  You must have training before you can sign up to play.  Please contact Pat if you would like to learn this new game.  Join the fun on the 1st  Monday of each month.  For location and RSVP for training, send an email to Pat at

See Friendly Conversations Newsletter for all the details and  RSVP information for each activity.