Groups

Groups meet in or near Ann Arbor and most have a set number of participants. To sign up for your free membership Click Here. To see when the groups meet Click Here

Baking Adventures, 1st Friday, 10:00am to 12:30pm

We will bake many favorites to include: Muffins, Cookies, Waffles, Scones, Quiche ,Cakes and various Breads. We will have a planning meeting on 

Friday September 30th at 10am to start the year.

 

All the meetings will be at the leaders home starting at 10am  and ending at 12:30pm or when we're through baking.

 

Each member can take a turn demonstrating a favorite recipe by bringing the ingredients and baking the recipe with the group.

Decorated Cupcakes

Vegetarian Cooking, 1st Monday, 10:30am to 12:00pm

The group is for vegetarian and non-vegetarian women who would like to learn more about vegetarian cooking. It’s important to have women from many countries, so we learn about food from different cultures. We take turns making vegetarian dishes and bringing them (or demonstrating how to make them) at our meetings.

We take turns meeting at the homes of some of our members. It is not necessary to host a meeting to be in the group.

Organic Vegetables

Hiking Group 1, every Monday,  10:00am to 12:00pm, 

We meet at local parks year round, weather permitting. An email is sent to group members on Saturday with the location.

 

We hike for 1 ½ - 2 hours, sometimes we go up steep hills. We take a break halfway. No one hikes alone and we talk as we walk.

 

Come when you can, but arrive by 10 am because we leave on time.

Walking to Yoga class

Stroller Walking, every Thursday, 10:00am to 11:00am

We meet for a 1-hour walk, March through November, weather permitting. An email will be sent the week prior to the meeting with the location.

 

Come when you can, but arrive by 10:00 am because we leave on time.*** Children are included in this group, bring your stroller or your carrier, if your toddler would like to walk we can include some slow walking time towards the end of the walk for them.

Optional: Stay afterward for a play.

Morning Stroll

Chat and Chew, 1st Tuesday,            6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Join this fun and active group to get to know each other and establish lasting friendships in a casual environment. The meetings will be at coffee shops, restaurants, bistro’s, etc. We decide on the next place to visit at the end of each meet up.

Women at Fancy Lunch

International Cooking (Group I),    2nd Friday, 9:30am to 12:30pm, (Group II), 3rd Friday, 9:30am to 12:30pm

 Meetings will begin at 9:30 am the leader’s home and will end around 12:30 pm, after the group has lunched on what has been prepared that day.

 

Each member will “demonstrate” by preparing typical dishes of her home country (using ingredients brought by her).

Members will be selected from all those who sign up in a manner that maximizes the variety of nationalities.

Food Photography

Knitting Group, 2nd and 4th Thursday, 1:30pm to 3:30pm

 The group is for women who CAN knit. You don’t need to know a lot, just how to knit and purl. We share patterns and help you improve your skills.

 

You purchase your own yarn and needles. We have pattern books, etc.  you can borrow. We have supplies to use for practice.

 

We meet in a craft room for two hours. Come when you can and stay for one or two hours.

Knitting

Hiking Group 2, 2nd & 4th Thursday, 1:00pm – 3:00pm (Late March -November)

We walk for about 1 1/2 hours twice a month weather permitting. In the cooler weather, we begin at 1 pm and in the hotter months, we begin at 10 am.

 

The group meets at different locations in the Ann Arbor area. On the Sunday before the hike, the next location and directions are sent to members. Come when you can, but come on time as we leave promptly.

*OK for children, but not toddlers, because some of the trails are uneven and not good for strollers.

Walking to Yoga class

Let's Make Music, 2nd and 4th Monday, 2:00pm to 3:30pm

We will have fun sharing music from around the world – learning songs from a variety of cultures – both traditional and current.

 

Please join us if you play an instrument or enjoy singing. 

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Fun and Games, 1st Wednesdays 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Try out new games from card and board games to outdoor games like frisbee golf! Chat and laugh with other women and make new friends. No skills required!

Sorry Board Game

Special Interest Group Descriptions