Speed dating eastside
Much like an exclusive club, we routinely screen members.
If we notice somebody we don't think is a good fit for our group, we'll say 'No thank you' so you don't have to. We look for people who want to have a good time in a laid back environment.
Based on an idea by Tish Carpinelli in Library Media Connection, Mrs. Palko have embraced the concept to encourage students to read for pleasure.
Pat Gordon, the Library Media Specialists at the Eastside Campus, use a program called “Speed Dating with Books” to entice young readers to select appropriate books as part of the Renaissance Accelerated Reader program.
Our event hosts facilitate the entire event to make sure you have a great time.
When you're in a casual and comfortable atmosphere, it's easy to socialize!
School of Government and Public Administration students in Mrs. Ratzker’s classes sat in a special area prepared with book selections based on interest and Star Reading levels.
Both fiction and non-fiction materials were available.
Most of our venues offer a full dinner menu and carry both non-alcoholic and alcoholic drinks.We begin the event with an icebreaker game to spark conversations.We strive to make this process easy, fun, and relaxed!If you're open to meeting new people and making new friends, we offer a variety of events and activities!Come join us for a Happy Hour, Social Mixer, or Speed Dating and let the event speak for itself!