Getting involved in local community happenings and joining in on things you enjoy doing gives you a sense of belonging and helps you meet new interesting people.
The Literary Girls Book Club
A female only book club that meets once every month. The club was started by friends who wanted to express their passion for books and has succeeded in inspiring and encouraging women to read. The club usually chooses a theme for every meeting, and the members are encouraged to explore various books that fall under the category. The meetings are casual yet informative and educational. The Literary Girls Book Club
Jeddah Book Club
The meetings of this book club generally focus on talking about a particular book. The meetings are open to both men and women. Books discussed in the past meetings include The Fault in Our Stars by John Green, Divergent by Veronica Roth and The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins. The club has not been very active lately. Jeddah Book Club
Toastmasters is quite famous, especially in various Universities like Effat University and Dar Al Hekma. The club has several sectors and divisions in Jeddah. The meetings are open to both genders, there is a registration fee and interested members can attend a couple of meetings. The club helps members develop their speaking skills through active participation and evaluation.
Royalty Equestrian Club
Location opposite Red Sea Mall, this horse riding club is open to anyone who is interested in becoming a member. They have monthly subscriptions for those who just need something short-term. Courses are given to individuals as well as family members along with training on care of horses. Royalty Equestrian Club
Hijaz Anime Club
Anime club meetings occur on a weekly or monthly basis. In addition to viewing anime, the club engages in other activities such as reading manga, discussions and cosplaying. Participants often are also involved in volunteering and organization of local meetups and conventions. Hijaz Anime Club
The Backpackers Jeddah
Discover a new landscape by hiking high altitudes of mountain peaks around Jeddah. Jeddah Backpackers plans different activities for residents and individuals usually to support a certain cause. The Backpackers Jeddah
A group dedicated to connect through a sport that is a shared interest among the members. The concept is to try out something new and healthy that would benefit many living in the city of Jeddah and spread the bicycle culture among adults. Jeddah Cyclists
Jeddah Writing Club
Jeddah Writing Club is a space for female writers to be themselves, to write freely and consistently, and create often. It is a place for writers to co-exist and help one another grow.
The project started in 2012, branched out from Riyadh Writing Club and its sibling in Kuwait.
Twitter: @writingclubJeddah Writing Club