Our Special Interest Groups are where friendships blossom and you are bound to find someone who shares your interest in the MBOSC. We have something for everyone! To find out what is going on this month check out our calendar for the latest happenings.
If you would like to start a group or become a group leader please contact our SIG Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org. Leading a group is a lot of fun and a great way to meet people!
Meet kindred book lovers at the BOOK CLUB! Fiction or non-fiction, paperback or hardcover, you'll read a new book (or two!) every month. Come to laugh, share stories and make new friends!
Chair - OPEN
Who’s up for game night? Light competition and social interaction make this a perfect game night but don't be surprised if there are some 'themed' game nights like 80's Bunco or Ugly Christmas Sweater.
Chair - Erin
Do you love to cook? Are you interested in learning new cooking skills? Then this group is for you! Enjoy the company of other MBOSC members who love to be in the kitchen learning new recipes.
Whether you're ready to learn for the first time or you want to keep your tennis skills polished, join the tennis club for monthly sessions. Equipment is provided, just come ready to play!
Chair - Nicole
HELP (Support for New Parents):
A new parent support group encouraging informal dialogue
about the joys and woes of becoming a first-time parent! This group welcomes
new, expecting or adoptive parents of babies up to 24 months old.
Are you a foodie who enjoys good company? Do you want to explore all the amazing food that the Monterey Peninsula has to offer? Join the group, meet interesting people from all walks of life, and get connected. Have a new place you want to try? Bring your ideas to the next lunch or send them our way!
Chair - Angela
Do you love Pinterest but have yet to make that perfect chalkboard menu or convert that old tee-shirt into the perfect mini? Then this is the group for you. Join them as they take on pinterest inspired projects.
Chair - Rocky
Do you have small children? Do you want to meet new friends while exploring all there is to do here in the Monterey area? Then, join the PLAYGROUP! Whether you have a newborn, toddler, or preschooler, this group is for you and your kids to socialize and learn more about the Peninsula!
Do you want to get in shape? Meet new people? Explore the Monterey area? Then the Running/Walking Group is for you! Our group is open to all MBOSC members -- whether you are a walker, marathoner, or somewhere in between.
This group is perfect for those who knit and crochet, or who are interested in learning. The group gets together to chat, share projects, help others, and have fun.
Chair - Bethany
Meals for Moms:
Are you expecting a new addition to your family? Bringing home your baby is an exciting and special time for your family – though it does come with some stress and sleepless nights. Let the MBOSC members help make your transition a little easier by allowing us to bring you some home-cooked meals through the MEALS FOR MOMS program.
Are you willing to cook for new parents? Please let us know!
Chair - Alexandra
We are surrounded by some of the country's best wines here on the central coast. Take advantage of the flavors and the culture in our own backyards. Raise a glass with your friends and join our monthly wine club meetings.
Co-chairs - Nicole