Issaquah (WA) Branch


Our members have a wide variety of personal interests and get together with other members that share those interests. Here is a list of our current groups with a brief description of each group. More information about each group's activities can found in the monthly members' newsletter and e-mails from the group leaders.


Members with an interest in ballet and opera attend these events together.

Book Groups

The book groups discuss current and classic literature as well as non-fiction. The Daytime Book Group meets on the second Tuesday of the month at 10:00 am. The First Thursday Book Group meets the first Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm.

Our book groups read a wide variety of books. Here is what we are reading. Requires Adobe Reader (PDF file).

Bridge Groups

The Daytime Bridge group meets the second Friday of the month at 9:30 am.

The Marathon Bridge Group sets up a tournament with play dates scheduled by the hosts. They raise money for the branch Local Scholarship.

Bunch for Lunch Group

The Bunch for Lunch Group meets once a month to share lunch and conversation.

Gourmet Group

The Gourmet group plans their own menus to host at home as well as eats out at local restaurants

Hiking Group

The Hiking group takes several hikes a month, usually a Tuesday and a Saturday.

Movie Group

The Movie and Lunch Bunch usually meets on the last Tuesday of the month for lunch and movie.

Stylish Shuttle

The Stylish Shuttle is a service we offer our members which doubles as a fund raiser for the branch. Volunteers provide a ride to the major transportation terminals for a member and a guest in return for a donation made to the branch.