Ground rules speed dating

29-Jan-2020 11:43

It all came together on Monday afternoon in the senior center downstairs meeting room, with beverages, hors d’oeuvres, and a series of tables dressed up with maroon tablecloths and Valentine motif centerpieces.

As a few last-minute additions joined the group, Burke explained the ground rules (including no political conversation! Conversations varied from serious to hilarious, with participants asking each other about likes, dislikes, history, education, work — anything except politics — as their pencils scratched out scores on the rating sheets.

At the end of the event, the organizers collect the score sheets, look for mutual likes and when there’s a match forward contact information to both parties.

“We’ve been putting out the word for a few weeks now, and 11 men and 11 women signed up,” said Burke.

Monet näistä naisista ovat epätoivoisia sinkkuäitejä tai naimisissa olevia naisia, jotka ovat valmiita pettämään.

He voivat olla naapureitasi tai tuntemiasi ihmisiä.

The Department of Energy's Idaho National Laboratory led the charge.

It typically takes the form of an organized event where a group of men and women rotate between tables and meet each other over a series of three- to eight-minute “dates” during which they converse, ask questions and learn about each other.The workshops kicked off with energetic remarks by Dr. "It's about supplying the energy the world needs and at the same time doing a much better job of dealing with climate and other environmental impacts," Orr said.In essence, that's the purpose of our all-of-the-above energy strategy.Are you looking for friendship, companionship, and maybe even love? Don’t have the time or patience for the been-there-done-that dating scene? “So many of our members find themselves in this boat,” said Michelle Burke, activities director at the Edmonds Senior Center.“So in honor of Valentine’s Day, we decided to try something new.

It typically takes the form of an organized event where a group of men and women rotate between tables and meet each other over a series of three- to eight-minute “dates” during which they converse, ask questions and learn about each other.The workshops kicked off with energetic remarks by Dr. "It's about supplying the energy the world needs and at the same time doing a much better job of dealing with climate and other environmental impacts," Orr said.In essence, that's the purpose of our all-of-the-above energy strategy.Are you looking for friendship, companionship, and maybe even love? Don’t have the time or patience for the been-there-done-that dating scene? “So many of our members find themselves in this boat,” said Michelle Burke, activities director at the Edmonds Senior Center.“So in honor of Valentine’s Day, we decided to try something new.Knowing that this was a one-semester project, we kept certain parameters in mind as we curated collections for this “speed dating” class, selecting collections that met the following criteria: Why this emphasis on pre-selecting collections?