Tag Archives: Social Nerd

Doctor Who Meetup: STATE OF DECAY


So you’ve always wanted to check out classic Doctor Who….but don’t know how to get started. Check out Chicago Doctor Who Meetup’s October meetup at Third Coast comics, where we’ll be showing State of Decay. It’s from 1980, and answers the question, “Has the Doctor ever fought vampires in a parallel universe?” Yes, he has….but

TARDIS Tuesdays at Tiny Tavern: BRAIN OF MORBIUS


As part of our TARDIS Tuesday at Tiny Tavern series, Chicago Doctor Who Meetup is presenting a story that makes sense for October…. The Brain of Morbius Aka “The one that’s kind of like Frankenstein” Aka “The one with the many faces in that one sequence” Aka “*The one that serves as a prequel to

Pop-Up Screening: SNAKEDANCE (aka “Snakes in a TARDIS”)


Remember a few months ago, when we watched Kinda at Third Coast Comics – you know, the episode with the giant snake? As promised, we’re showing the sequel, Snakedance. Yes, it features the Fifth Doctor, Tegan, and Turlough. Yes, it also features snakes. No, there’s no Samuel L. Jackson. Hope to see you then!

TARDIS Tuesdays at Tiny Tavern: PYRAMIDS OF MARS


So you’re curious about classic Doctor Who, and you want a good entry-level story to check out…. Chicago Doctor Who Meetup has you covered. Please join us for our TARDIS Tuesday happy hour screenings at Tiny Tavern in Navy Pier as we kick off our classic series screenings with the ever popular Pyramids of Mars.



For many Doctor Who fans, the Third Doctor era is….a fascinating thing to behold. And on September 5th, we’ll be revisiting that era at LaCatrina Cafe. Newly freed from his exile, the Third Doctor takes Jo Grant on a trip that involves a classic ship, giant Drashigs, and psychedelic aliens. Please join us for Carnival

Doctor Who Viewing Party – THE LIE OF THE LAND

Lie of the land

Join Chicago Doctor Who Meetup and Chicago Nerd Social Club for episode three Doctor Who Series 10 at Red Lion Pub in Lincoln Park (accessible via public transportation) for great food, great people, and most importantly, to check out the latest series of everyone’s favorite Time Lord! BBC Synopsis: The world is gripped by a

Chicago Doctor Who Meetup – Meetup Social (Oak Park)


It’s that time again – Chicago Doctor Who Meetup is kicking off with a member social! Please join us at Connolly’s Public House in Oak Park – it’s conveniently located by the Harlem/Lake Green Line station, and should be easy for both city and suburban Who fans to attend. Please join us for great food,

Chicago Doctor Who Meetup – Cyberversary Coffee Social

Fifty years ago, the Cybermen – the second most popular enemy of the Doctor – made their debut in The Tenth Planet. (Don’t worry…we’ll be showing that story. Soon.) We’re kicking off our Cyberversary celebration with our new monthly social – this time, we’ll be hanging out at Overflow Coffee Bar in the South Loop.

It’s Nerd-O-Ween 2015!

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This year, we’re taking over the community black box theater at Cards Against Humanity! The event is 21+, and $10 admission includes a drawing ticket, snacks, and soft drinks. We invite you to contribute to the fun by bringing your own spooky treats and adult beverages to consume and/or share, and take part in our nerdy costume contest!

Joint Social With Chicago Doctor Who Meetup

With the latest series of Doctor Who on our screens, we’ll all have an urge to get out and talk about it with other fans….. ….so the Chicago Nerd Social Club and the Chicago Doctor Who Meetup are sponsoring a great event. Come join us in a British-style pub to discuss our favorite British science