Food and Socializing

Vintage VENC

This is a social group primarily aimed at encouraging VENC’s long term members (members since 2017 or earlier) to maintain connections with old friends. Activities will vary depending on the host and spouses may be included in a few activities.

Meets:  Varies

Happy Appys

The Happy Appy Group will meet in various venues around Victoria that offer “Happy Hour” to enjoy great drinks and appetizers with new friends. Group members will take turns each month to identify the next great appy place. The time will be between 4 and 6 PM.

Meets: The first Wednesday of the month


Each member will have a turn hosting at her home this monthly event.  Ladies potluck does not include partners.  The hostess contacts members by Evite and coordinates what type of dish each member will bring.

Meets:  2nd Wednesday of the month at 6:30 pm


Join us for Pub night the first Sunday of every month at the Sticky Wicket. We have a maximum of 30 persons and partners are welcome. Parking is on the side streets or at the Bay or Library Parkade.

Meets: 2nd Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm 


This is an opportunity for members both new and old to enjoy an evening out and explore new and long standing restaurants. Members are asked to take turns hosting the event.

Meets: 2nd Thursday of the month, until May 2023 when it will change to every 3rd Thursday

Sunday Brunch

It’s a great way to get to know other members and some local restaurants.  Members meet monthly at various restaurants to relax and enjoy brunch and great conversion.

Meets:  1st Sunday of the month at 11 am

Tapas Party

Come meet other newcomers once a month for tapas and fun.  Individual members take turns to host at their homes and guests bring an appetizer to share and their own beverages.  Spouses and partners are welcome.

Meets: 3rd Saturday of the month at 6 pm

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