Select "Start a Meetup Group" at the top of the page and enter your location.Some are targeted to a specific age range and some to a specific ethnicity.
Click on "Find a Meetup Group" to browse all Groups within 50 miles of your location.
You can also view Meetups your friends are attending, if your account is linked with Facebook, and Groups recommends for you based on your interests.
Find info on upcoming Meetups on the homepage, and click "RSVP" to sign up.
If you can't find what you're looking for, you can start your own Meetup Group.
When you find a group you're interested in, click "Join us! Some groups require Organizer approval for new members, while others allow all new members to join instantly.
Fill out a Group-specific profile to share more information about yourself with other members, then start to explore what the group has to offer in its message board and mailing list.