Meetup.com is the world’s largest network of local groups around the country. Not only can you find groups that share similar interests with you to join and participate in, Meetup makes it easy for anyone to organize a local group or find one of the thousands already meeting up on a weekly basis. More than 9,000 groups get together in local communities each day, each one with the goal of improving themselves or their communities.
Meetup’s mission is to revitalize local community and help people around the world self-organize. Meetup believes that people can change their personal world, or the whole world, by organizing themselves into groups that are powerful enough to make a difference.
What types of groups are on Meetup.com?
Any types! You can find local meet ups in your area for every and any activity! There are meet ups for athletes who run, bike, swim, hike, do yoga, or dog walk. There are meet ups for single people, as well as couples to meet other singles and couples to engage in fun, social activities. There are meet ups for single moms and dads, meet ups for spiritual, musical and artistic groups… and even groups for people who not only want to make friends for themselves, but for their dogs as well! Meetup.com also has extensive meet up groups for networking, business, entrepreneurs, and education… meet ups for collectors and hobbyists, and even meet ups for wine tasting and traveling. Can’t find a meet up that you are interested in joining? You can create your own!
Meetup is an amazing site that gives people a wonderful way to connect with other people who share the same activities, businesses, and hobbies. You meet new people, get active in your community, become involved in activities you may never have on your own, support learn from each other — and make a few life long friends and amazing experiences along the way. If you are looking to learn a new sport or try a new activity, looking for a way to expand your business or network, looking to have some company and motivation to get outside in the fresh air, or simply looking for friends to pass the time with, you have nothing to lose and everything to gain. Join a few groups or join several to try new things and find the interests and activities that you truly enjoy.
Next weekend instead of sitting on the couch, or staying buried in your mobile phone or iPad , join and attend a meet up. Open yourself up to new adventures, new friends and positive experiences! I promise it will probably impact your way in the best possible. Best of all, it’s fun and free!
To visit the site and browse the local meet ups in your area click here: Visit Meetup.com