Local Face-to-Face Meet-Ups

Are you keen to meet and talk with like-minded people of the writerly persuasion over a cup of warm liquid and/or something good to eat?

Then check out one of SpecFicNZ’s local face-to-face meet-ups.

Newcomers welcome. Membership in SpecFicNZ is not required to attend a meet-up. However, an RSVP to that area’s contact person is appreciated for booking purposes. And, of course, we hope you’ll like us so much you’ll just have to join.

CHRISTCHURCH AREA MEET-UPS

When: The first Saturday of every month at 12:30 for a long lunch.

Where: Location varies, usually a local cafe or member’s home.

Contact: Please e-mail specficnz@gmail.com for contact details.

WELLINGTON AREA MEET-UPS

When: Last Sunday of every month, 1-3 pm.

Where: Southern Cross Cafe and Bar, 39 Abel Smith Street, Te Aro

Contact: Please RSVP, or if you have any questions email Paul Mannering at paul(at)brokensea(dot)com

AUCKLAND AREA MEET-UPS

When: Third Sunday of every month, 1 – 3pm.

Where:  Northern Steamship Co, 122 Quay St, Britomart

Contact:  Mary Jones or Lisa Agnew.  Email at jmmjones(at)xtra(dot)co(dot)nz “

KAPITI COAST MEET-UPS

When: First Saturday of each month, 10:30am.

Where: The Novella Cafe (Paraparaumu Library)

Contact: Pat Whitaker at whitakerbooks(at)gmail(dot)com. RSVP’s to Pat’s e-mail are appreciated.

WAIKATO AREA MEET-UPS

When:  The first meeting will be Saturday, September 29th at 3pm in Hamilton.

After that they will be held on the last Saturday for the months of October and November. December WILL NOT have a meeting, but they will begin again in January.

Where: Various locations. Please contact the coordinator for details.

Contact:  Jean Gilbert at sharralai(at)yahoo.com.