Mug Morning is an informal coffee held each month to help members get better acquainted with the people and activities of New Friends. These gatherings are held the first Tuesday of each month. Prospective members are encouraged to attend this event prior to joining.
Monthly New Friends Luncheon
Open to all New Friends members; the luncheon is held the second Thursday at the Ritz Charles in Overland Park. Come and expand your friendships, have great food and listen to a wonderful Program.
The Philanthropic Group promotes selected charities and charitable activities that bring like-minded members together in a social setting.
This provides members with the opportunity to donate their time/talent to various charitable organizations during the year.
Cards & Games
Games offer a wonderful way to meet and get to know new people. New Friends has options for all game fans. We have small groups that meet to play Bridge, Canasta, Hand and Foot, Bunco, Wright Patterson or National Mah-jongg, Pokeeno, Mexican Train and more. This is a great way to have fun with new friends.
This group meets the first Thursday of each month to travel to small towns within an hour of Kansas City for lunch and great shopping. This activity combines the love of eating out and shopping. Unique shopping and eating adventures are open to all members.
Book ClubOur Book Clubs are diverse groups of women who really enjoy a good book, a strong cup of coffee, and a very lively discussion.
Find out what grows and thrives in this area, and explore the beautiful parks and gardens of Kansas City.
New Friends has several dining groups that enjoy the culinary side of life. We have groups that dine out at Kansas City's world-renowned restaurants. We have Ladies Groups that meet for breakfast, lunch, dinner or wine tasting as well as several Couples Dine Out Groups.
This group hits the road to explore places of interest in and around Kansas City. Past excursions include visiting the Nelson-Atkins Art Gallery, enjoying the Harry S. Truman Museum, or visiting a small historic town.
The whole club likes to get together to meet and mingle for special occasions. We normally have two to four social events each year. Some past examples include attending a Royals Game, having a Christmas Gathering, a Casino Night and an Octoberfest Celebration. These events vary from year to year and are always fun.
Kansas City offers ample spaces for sports. We have activity groups focused on golfing and walking to suit your sporting needs.
The artistically inclined are sure to find inspiration with this creative group. All levels of experience are welcome.
There are Movie Groups who meet to enjoy preselected movies together.
This group meets monthly to enjoy the Kansas City area casinos. Open to all members for a day of fellowship, games and of course, great food!