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2018-2019 Interest Groups

Thirsty Thursdays
Meet, mingle, and enjoy some merriment! This group will meet for happy hour once a month at various hot spots in the Little Apple.

Explore the World of Wine
Sample wines from around the world among friends, with the guidance of a sommelier. It is necessary to sign up each year; openings are limited. 
Fee: $10–15/person/session. Cost is divided among members, so regular attendance is important.

Roll Out the Barrel: Microbrews and Other Beers
Local brews? Yes! Explore the world of microbrews and other beers in this interest group. Meeting dates/sites to be determined.
Fee: To be determined. Cost is divided among members, so regular attendance is important.

Food! Fun! Fellowship! Singles and couples, novices and experts, all are welcome. Hosting, menu planning, cooking, and expenses are shared.
Meets: Monthly at members’ homes.
Fee: Expenses will be shared.

Finally Friday (Faculty Networking Groups)
Meet and network with other faculty and staff. Celebrate the end of another work week with a glass of wine or beer, visit a winery, or enjoy a night of board games or bowling. Your suggestions are welcome!

Rock Climbing
Rock Climbing is a dynamic sport for people of all ages and experience levels. Climbing is a great workout that benefits strength, flexibility, and stamina. Besides being a great workout, climbing is also a social sport, meant to be done with a partner or group.  Necessary equipment is provided for free checkout (REC membership or daily fee needed).
Meets:  Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm.
Fee:  Requires K-State Recreation Complex Membership or Day Pass.

Book Review
Join us for a good time as we share thoughts about the books we select to read.

Family Day Out
Explore Manhattan family style! Join us for short, family/kid-friendly excursions in and around Manhattan (early evening or Saturday).

Photography Club
One of our newest interest groups. Explore the Little Apple as you hone your photography skills.

Creative Journaling
Join others the third Tuesday of each month. New writers of all kinds welcome!

Please Note: Interest groups are open to all members of the Kansas State University Social Club. 
Interest Groups usually meet monthly during the academic year and regular attendance is greatly appreciated.


Interest Group Registration

You may join an Interest Group when submitting your membership registration form in September.  If joining Social Club mid-year, you may also sign up for an Interest Group by contacting a chairperson or Social Club President. 

Please remember, you must be a member of Social Club to join an Interest Group.