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#1 of 83 Old 07-29-2009, 11:31 AM - Thread Starter
 
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Is there a group of ladies that get together (from here) on a regular basis?

I'd love to set up an August playdate somewhere in CT .. other ladies from MA/RI are invited too, .. if you wanna make the drive!

Anyone interested?

Let's see where everyone's from and we'll pick a 1/2 point!


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We would be game for a playdate! I work 4 days though, so if it was on a work day for me, it might be my hubby with the kids, if no one minds.
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Where were you thinking?

There used to be a few of us that meet at High St playground in Mystic. Now its just a couple of us occaisionally. I come from Westerly and am open to meeting anywhere between here and Mytic(ish). I am free anyday but wed. and fri. Looking forward to meeting some new mamas and papas!! :
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i was thinking somewhere a bit closer than mystic, but if that's where everyones near.. then that's okay too!

any other CT mama's out there looking to have a playdate!?

OTmama, maybe we could do it on the day you were off? But if not, dad's are always welcome too!

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i was thinking somewhere a bit closer than mystic, but if that's where everyones near.. then that's okay too!

any other CT mama's out there looking to have a playdate!?

OTmama, maybe we could do it on the day you were off? But if not, dad's are always welcome too!
What's closer? where are you located?
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I'm in Manchester ..but i'm ready/willing to drive! ) I'll have to do some homework on what's between us..

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I am in Bethel. I am willing to drive, but Mystic is a bit further than would be fun for us.

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I agree - Mystic is probably too much of a haul for us too.

I am off on Wednesdays by the way, and if that worked for the others, I would certainly love to meet all of you!
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we'd be up for a playdate in august, we are pretty centrally located, in bristol CT. Don't mind a little drive, mystic is about an hour from us!
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How about Lyman Orchards? Berry/Apple picking??

http://www.lymanorchards.com/

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I am in Groton.
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I love the orchard idea!!
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Either Lyman's Orchard in Middlefield or Belltown Orchard in Glastonbury would be fun for us! They both do unofficial organic/integrated pest management so they aren't as chemically as some orchards, as far as I know. We're in Middletown and we'd be up for anything within a 30-minute drive.
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Either Middlefield or Glastonbury are fine for us. I definately prefer the organic/no chemical choice!!
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We could do either of those as well. We're in Manchester.

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Let's pick a date ladies!!
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8/19 or 8/26 .. Wed is a good day for you OTmama?

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We could do either of those as well. We're in Manchester.
Yah another Manchester mama!! :

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The 19th would be great for us. We'll be out of town on the 26th.
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Okay.. one vote for the 19th .. anyone else??

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Either one - the 19th or the 26th is fine for us. Thank you for thinking of me and choosing wednesdays!!!
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As far as I know, either Wed. would work fine for us!
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Either day is fine for us, mornings are better, but we could do the afternoon too.

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Mornings are better for us too.
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Okay! Sorry I haven't been on in a few days!! Let's do the 19th.. and as far as a time..?

10ish??

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The 19th at 10am works for us.

Are we going to Middlefield or Glastonbury? I've never been to either, but we're closer to Glastonbury so I vote for that one. Either is fine with me though.

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Could I join you?!?!?
I'd love to meet some like-minded mamas around here! I'm in Salem and either orchard would work for me!

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We would love to come but 10 is SO early for us, especially with an hour long drive. If 10 works best for everyone else don't change it just for me but I thought I would mention it. either day works for us.
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Okay. So it's on the 19th for sure!

Time.. 10 seems okay some would like later, would pushing it back to 11am be better?

Where.. to the people that really want to come/which one are you closer to?

Okay. Let's talk about it!

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I'll start,

i'm close to Glastonbury

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