"The Networkers Place"


Association & professional meetings are listed
on the Professional Organizations page.

Area chamber meetings are listed in Chambers of Commerce



Houston Area League of PC Users, Inc.

Location: 4543 Post Oak Place Drive, Suite 200
Houston, TX 77027-3013

Cost:  $40 annual dues

HAL-PC is a non-profit corporation through which
thousands of families help each other and the
community to obtain maximum benefits from
personal computing.

There are over 70 Special Interest Groups

Info/RSVP: 713 993-3300. -- Fax 713 993-3333







Ft. Bend Writers Guild
Monthly, 3rd Mon, 7:00pm, Spkr TBA , Free
Barnes & Noble Booksellers
2545 Town Center Blvd
Info: Mrs Gene C Schulz 713 342-3806
Southwestern Toastmasters
Weekly, 7:00pm
Tracy Gee Community Center
3599 Westcenter
East of Beltway 8 at Richmond
Info: 281 497-1532



Houston Business Cabinet
Weekly, Networking breakfast
6:45am $20 Doubletree Hotel
2001 Post Oak Blvd
RSVP: Mike Ruggeroli 281 341-7550
Memorial Exchange Club
Weekly 7am
IHOP IH10 at Wilcrest
RSVP: J. Kyle Simmons, 713 665-3800
Business Network International, Greenway Plaza Chapter
Weekly, Tuesday, 7:00am-8:30am
Briar Club, 2603 Timmons
Info: Jocelyn Sears 713 966-6844

Southwest Network Business Club
1st/3rd Tuesdays, 7:00am
La Madeleine, Carillon Center
Westheimer at Briar Park
RSVP: Linda 281 568-1459
River Oaks Women's Breakfast Club
Weekly, 7:30am
River Oaks Country Club
Commercial Real Estate Network
Houston Property Exchange
Weekly 7:30am, $10
Radisson Hotel, Town & Country
RSVP Frank Lindberg 281 723-7123

Katy Area Small Business Network
Monthly, 1st Tues, 8:00 am to 9:15 am,
Sterling Bank, 20045 Katy Freeway, I-10 and Fry Road in the Conn's shopping center on the Fry Access Road, Katy 
Contact: John Briley, 281 345-0400



Assn for Corporate Growth
Houston Chapter
Monthly, 3rd Tuesday
11:30am, Luncheon, Speaker TBA
Tony's Ballroom, 3009 Post Oak,
RSVP:  Dottie Kerr 713 593-4700

British American Business Council
Southwest Chapter
Monthly, 3rd Tuesday, 11:30am, $35
St. Regis-Houston, 1919 Briar Oaks Ln
Speaker TBA
Info: Bill Hensel 713-961-4302

National Investors Relations Institute
Monthly, 3rd Tuesday, 11:30am, $22
Brennan's Rest., 3300 Smith
RSVP: 713 629-3123

American Business Women's
Association - Galleria
Monthly, 2nd Tues, 11:30am
$25, Speaker TBA
University Club
5051 Westheimer, 3rd Floor
RSVP: 713 737-1942

Society of Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters -- Houston
Monthly, 3rd Tuesday, 11:30am, $15
The Briar Club, 2603 Timmons
Info: Patricia Garris 713-895-2230

The Downtown Forum
Monthly, 2nd Tuesday, 12:00 - 1:15pm
Chevron Tower Auditorium, Mezzanine Level
1301 McKinney at Caroline
Info: Downtown Houston Assn 713 658-8938.

A monthly opportunity for downtowners
 to have lunch with and ask questions of
city leaders, project directors and
decision makers of downtown. 



  Secure Houston Network
Monthly, 4th Tuesday, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
After-work Mixer & Fund Raiser
Americas Restaurant
1800 Post Oak Blvd (in the corner - next to Hunan's)
 $10.00 to C.O.P.S. (Greater Houston Chapter of
Concerns of Police Survivors)
Info: Nancy Williford  281-492-9307
National Asssn of Purchasing Managers
Monthly, 2nd Tues, 5:00pm, $17
The Houstonian Hotel, 111 N. Post Oak Lane
RSVP: 713 463-3814
American Business Women's Association
West Houston Chapter
Monthly, 2nd Tuesday, 5:30pm, $10
Ryan's Steakhouse
1111 S. Dairy Ashford Rd
RSVP: Betty Simmons 713 558-2848
American Association of Individual Investors
Speaker TBA, Red Lion Hotel
Loop 610 and Westheimer
Info: 281 775-9223

International Assn of
Administrative Professional-Houston
Monthly, 3rd Tuesday, 5:15pm, $25
The Briar Club, 2603 Timmons Lane
Info: Cheryl Gaines 713-646-7721

After Hours Network (AHN)
Weekly, Tuesday, 6:00p - 8:00p
(January thru the end of June and reconvene after Labor day in September.)

Texadelphia Restaurant (Club Room), 6025 Westheimer
"Houston's Premier Networking Forum, For the Success Oriented Professional.   AHN is now in its 21st year of providing timely high-quality networking programs to Houston's Busy Entrepreneurs.
 American Society of Women Accountants
Monthly, 4th Tues, 5:30pm
The Briar Club, 2603 Timmons Ln
$30 includes dinner, $15 speaker only
Info: Melanie Norton, mnorton@bvccpa.com

The Ambassadors' Club
3rd Tues, 6:00 - 9:00PM, $7
The Roxy, W. Alabama at Rice
Info: 713 663-7766

HAL-PC E-Commerce SIG
Monthly, 2nd Tuesday, 6:30pm,
HAL-PC headquarters,
4543 Post Oak Place #200,
 Info: Ted Cooper 713 526-6800
Visitors welcome!

West Houston Coin Club
Monthly, 2nd Tuesday, 7pm
Call for location
713 532-6333




Northwest Democrats
Monthly, 2nd Tuesday, 7:00pm
Bear Creek Community Center
Info: Julie Jackson Luby's 281 466-0624
Assembly of Harris County
Democratic Women
Monthly, 2nd Tuesday, 7:00pm
IBEW Hall, 1475 N. Loop W
Info: 713 963-0918
Weekly, 7:30pm
10375 Richmond @ Beltway 8 - 2nd floor
Dennis Wilson 713 578-9783
Critique session, bring your manuscript

West Houston Concert Band
Weekly, 7:30pm
Info: 713 498-8517

Royale Scottish Country Dance Society, Weekly, 8:00pm
Bellaire @ Wilcrest, 713 993-3766
Come take lessons
Houston Horizon Chorus of Sweet Adelines, Weekly Rehearsal
Bethany Christian Church
Westheimer at Eastside, 713 772-8974
Everyone welcome



Houston West Chamber of Commerce
Network Breakfast
Monthly, 2nd Wed, 7:00am
Westchase Hilton
Info: 713 914-5400
Business Network Alliance
Weekly, Wednesday, Networking 7:00am Regular Meeting 7:30am, $10
Rio Ranch, Westchase Hilton
RSVP: David Postma 713827-9207
 Services Cooperative Association
Weekly, Wed, 7:15a.m - 8:30 a.m.
Lakeside Country Club, 100 Wilcrest Drive
$22.00, 713-932-7495 x 48, Contact



Campanile Writers
Monthly, 1st Wed, 10:30am-12:30pm
Montrose Library
Info: Elizabeth Lewis 713 977-2514
First Wednesday Luncheon
Monthly, 1st Wednesday, 11:30am
McCormick & Schmick's Restaurant
1151 Uptown Blvd, Post Oak @ Loop 610
RSVP: 713 780-8574
Lottery Pool at every Luncheon
(Must be present to win).
Houston Financial Council For Women Monthly, 4th Wed, 11:15am, $14/$15
Briar Club, 2306 Timmons Ln
RSVP: Kay Feldman 281 556-1784
Katy Chamber of Commerce
Monthly, 2nd Wed, 11:30am
$25.00 Member /$30.00 Non-member
Great Southwest Equestrian Center
2501 S. Mason Road, Suite 230
Contact:  Ann Hodge, 281-828-1100
Intern'l Transportation Management Assn Monthly, 2nd Wed, 11:30am, Spkr $20/$25
RSVP: Melissa Thering 713 895-3008
The Society for Software Quality
West Houston Chapter

2nd Wednesday, 11:30am-1 pm
BMC Software, 2101 City West Blvd
Brown bag lunch, Spkr,  RSVP
Houston Advertising Federation
Monthly, Monthly, 3rd Wednesday
11:30am, $20/$25
 Lunch Meeting, Junior League of Houston
1811 Briar Oaks
Info: 713 237-9999
Assn for Corporate Growth
Monthly, 3rd Wednesday, 11:30am
Speaker TBA,  $20/$25
Houstonian Hotel, 111 N Post Oak Ln
RSVP: 713 593-4700
Strategic Leadership Forum
Monthly, 3rd Wed, 11:30am, Spkr TBA
The Houstonian Hotel, 111 N Post Oak Ln
RSVP: Dottie Kerr 713 908-0211
American Women in Radio & TV
Monthly, 3rd Wednesday, 11:30am
Crowne Plaza Hotel
RSVP: Cynthia Hassey 281 820-4900x214



The West Houston Quilt Guild
3rd Wednesday, 6:30pm
Calvin Nelms School, 20625 Clay Rd
For information:  281 859-4602
Bear Creek Book Club
Monthly, 1st Wed, 7:00pm
Bear Creek Library
Info: Barbara Essig 281 579-0634
Bedtime Stories at Bear Creek Library Monthly, 3rd Wed, 7pm
16719 Clay Rd
Info: 281 550-0885
The Heather & Thistle Society
Monthly, 3rd Wed, 7:30pm
St Francis Episcopal Church
345 Piney Point
RSVP: 713 668-4663
Sports Car Club of America
Monthly, 3rd Wed, 7:30pm
Ramada Inn, IH 10 at Silber
713 492-6146
Houston Storytellers Guild
Monthly, 4th Wed, 8:00pm, $5/$3
River Cafe, 3615 Montrose Blvd
Info: 713 827-2620



CEO Network
Weekly, 7:00am
7660 Woodway Dr #353
RSVP: 713 783-7660

Turnaround Management Assn
Monthly, 1st Thursday, 7:15am, $25
The Houstonian
RSVP: Diane Stokers 713 750-8844

Business Network International (BNI)
Weekly, Thursday, 7:00am, $13.50
Houstonian Club, 123 N. Post Oak Lane RSVP/Info: Louis Sokol 713-777-2400, 
One member per profession.
Center for Corporate Renewal
Breakfast seminar
3rd Thursday, 7:30am, $35
Doubletree Hotel
2001 Post Oak Blvd
RSVP: 713 556-8888



Midtown Business Network
Weekly, Thursday, 11:30, Luncheon, Spkr
The Briar Club, 2603 Timmons
Info: Randy Morton 713 661-6164
RSVP: Denise Turboff 713 780-2286
by noon Tuesday
Houston West C of C
Monthly, 2nd Thursday, 11:30am
P.I.P. Luncheon
Tracy Gee Community Center
Info: 713 914-5400
  The Houston Osteoporosis Society
2nd Thursday, 10:45am-noon
Memorial Rehabilitation Hospital
3033 N. Gessner - Conference Room 4
Meetings are open to the public
Refreshments provided
Info: 281 493-6883 or 713 690-7303
American Marketing Assn
Monthly, 3rd Thursday, Spkr TBA
11:15am networking
12:00 Luncheon
HESS Building
5430 Westheimer
 RSVP:  713 737-2285
Houston West C of C
3rd Thursday, luncheon, 11:15am
Westchase Hilton
RSVP: 713 785-4922  (Calendar)
Council of Logistics Mgmnt
Monthly, 3rd Thursday, 11:00am
Atchaflaya River Club
14 North Fwy
RSVP: 713 549-9600
Rotary Club of Houston
Weekly, 12:00
Junior League, 1811 Briar Oaks Ln
RSVP: 713 973-9936


ABWA West Houston Express Network
Monthly, 1st Thursday, 11:30 Networking
Falcon Point Golf Club, 24503 Falcon Point Dr
$20.00, Contact: Mary Jane Brock, 281-395-4700
Houston Military Affairs Committee
Monthly luncheon
$17, 2nd Thur, 1130 - 1300hrs
Houston Engineering & Scientific Society
5430 Westheimer
Contact: Clyde Walker, Jr.
(713) 667-6776(H)
(713) 680-7254 (W)
American Business Women's Association Wings Chapter
Monthly, 2nd Thur, 5:30pm, Spkr TBA
$21.00 includes dinner
Westchase Hilton (Ballroom Entrance)
9999 Westheimer @ Briar Forest
Catherine James 713 747-1101 or
E-mail, or www.fhpw.org/abwa-wings

Inter. Assn of Business Communicators
Monthly, 4th Thur, 11:30am
Spkr TBA $22/$27
Houstonian Hotel, 111 N. Post Oak Ln
RSVP: 281 397-2270

Sales & Marketing Executives
Monthly, 4th Thursday, 11:45am
Spkr TBA, $20 members, $25 guests
Add $5 at the door
Doubletree Guest Suites
5353 Westheimer
Info: 713 517-0998

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Women's Business Support Network
Weekly, 6:45pm, Speaker, $25
St. Regis HOtel, 1919 Briar Oaks
RSVP: 713 752-9276
West Harris County Pachyderm Club
Monthly, 1st Thursday, 7-9pm, $10/$1
Landry's Rest, IH10 West near Mason Rd
RSVP: 713 550-2463
Cherokee Cultural Society
Monthly, 1st Thursday, 7:30pm
Tracy Gee Community Center
3599 Westchester
RSVP: 713 668-9998
Sierra Club
Monthly, 1st Thursday, 7:30pm
Central Presbyterian Church
3788 Richmond Ave
713 895-9309.
Sierra Club Singles event after meeting



The Dover Club
Weekly, Most Fridays, 6:45am, $20
The Houstonian Hotel
111 N. Post Oak Lane
RSVP:  George Scott 281 578-9552
Potential visitors please RSVP to George Scott
Commercial Real Estate Network
Houston Property Exchange
Weekly, 7am, $10
Radisson Hotel, Town & Country
RSVP: Frank Lindberg 281 723-7123
West Side Breakfast Club
1st & 3rd Friday, 7:00am
La Madeleine
Beltway 8 feeder between Memorial & I-10, 
Info: Rod Barnes, 713-975-8557
Visitors Welcome
River Oaks Business Women's
Exchange Club
1st Friday Monthly, 7 am $35
River Oaks Country Club
By private invitation only
contact: info@robwec.org

Business Network Intern'l
West Houston Chapter

Weekly 7:30am
Holiday Inn Select Park 10
14730 Park Row, IH10 at Hwy 6
RSVP/Info: Jerry Alphin 713 690-9686
Whitehall Club
Weekly, 7:15am
River Oaks Country Club
RSVP: Harry Dillashaw 713 850-9814
Institute of Management Consultants
Houston Chapter
Monthly, 2nd Friday, 7:30-11:30am
4801 Woodway #200
RSVP: Barbara Brown 713 728-4272



  Assn for Corporate Growth
Monthly, 3rd Friday, 11:45am, Spkr TBA
The Houstonian Hotel, 111 N Post Oak Ln
RSVP: Cindy Owens 713 684-4768
Buffalo Bayou Coalition
Monthly, 6pm
Houston Arboretum, 4501 Woodway
Jerry Lunow 713 522-2776
Houston Property Rights Assn
Weekly, Friday, Noon, $10
Courtyard Restaurant
1885 St. James
RSVP: 713 224-4144
Houston Underwater Scuba Diving Club Monthly, 7pm
Tracy Gee Community Center
3599 Westcenter Dr
Info: 713 973-9561
Near Death Experience
Monthly, 2nd Friday, 7:30pm
Center Point Project, 7621 Westview
Info: 713 776-2544



West Houston Democrats
Monthly, 3rd Saturday, 10:00am
Tracey Gee Community Center
Info: Jackie Armstrong 713 973-5711
Trans Houston Homeopathic Study Group Monthly, 2nd Saturday, 10-Noon
Bear Creek Library
Info: 713 550-0885
Daughters of the American Revolution
Tejas Chapter
Monthly, 2nd Saturday, 10-Noon
Tracey Gee Community Center
3599 Westchester
Info: 281 580-3690
Westland Baptist Church
Mens Prayer Breakfast
Monthly, 2nd Saturday, 7am
Westland Baptist Church
1407 S. Grand Parkway
Info:  Jimmy Taylor, 281-392-5099

Men fellowship and share with one another.



Houston Bicycle Club Ride
Monthly, 3rd Sunday, 8am
3317 Montrose, Parking lot
Info: 713 664-2689
Beginners welcome
Houstonians for Secular Humanism
Monthly, 4th Sunday, 2pm-4pm
Comfort Suites Hotel, 6221 Richmond Ave
Info, Calendar.
HSH is a non-profit community organization
committed to promoting science, reason,
education, ethics, and other humanistic
values in a non-religious context.



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