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2013 - 2014 Interest Groups

Interest Group
Meeting Times
Description
Art

 

2nd & 4th Wed

1-3 pm

Meet and paint together; sometimes visit art exhibits

Bridge --Dollars for Scholars

2nd and 4th Mondays

1:00 pm

 

Bridge enthusiasts at various playing levels
Couple's Dinner and Bridge

 

1st Friday

6:00 pm

 

 

Meet at the University Club for dinner and bridge

Creative Writers

1st Wednesday 12:30 pm

 

Write and critique each other's literary work

Family Links

Usually

3rd Monday

1:30 pm

Interests in genealogy and family histories

Advanced German

Alternate Thurs

1 pm

German conversation and contemporary story reading
Golf League

Thursday am

May-Sept

Nine holes weekly; lunches and other activities

Gourmet
3rd Wednesday 12:30 pm
Lunch in homes; occasional dining at restaurants
International Group

3rd Wednesday

1-3 pm

Learn about other countries; interact with international faculty and staff
Lunch Bunch

2nd Friday

11:30 am

Oct - June

Lunch once a month at area restaurants
Readers' Book Exchange
By schedule
Buy and pass books to group members
Readers' Discussion AM

4th Thursday

10 - 11:30 am East Lansing Public Library

Read and discuss novels by contemporary writers

Readers' Discussion PM

2nd Wednesday 7:30 pm

Read and discuss one novel per month
Social Singles

Various times

Singles getting together for social activities
Spartan Quilters

Wednesdays

9 - 12 am

Learn and teach new and traditional quilting techniques
Stitchery AM

1st Tuesday

9:30 am

All types of needlework
Stitchery PM

1st Thursday

1pm

All types of needlework
Tennis
Monday 9 am
Weekly group lessons with a professional; fee required
Volunteers for MSU
Five meetings on campus to fit volunteers' schedules
Service Learning Facilitators meet with MSU students 3 times a semester
Women's Night Out

7 pm monthly

Dining out monthly on various weeknights