Wayward is the home, headquarters, community nexus, or general hangout for many social, fandom, gaming, charitable, writing, and other groups, both formal and informal. We are very proud of the many communities that have chosen to gather at Wayward, and for whom Wayward provides a welcoming space where their group can flourish.

Below are just a few of the groups/organizations that currently meet at Wayward. We’ve included meeting times for open/public groups (noted in bold) that welcome drop-in participants. Please follow the links provided to learn more about some of the groups that meet at Wayward!

  • GeekGirlCon hosted Board Game Nights: 2nd & 4th Fridays, 7-11 pm
  • PlaytestNW (game designers, come test new games!): 3rd Sundays, 2-6 pm
  • Seattle Browncoats (Firefly fan group)
  • Seattle Steampunks / Steamrats: every Monday, 6-11 pm
  • Creative Geeks Society (aka North End Knitters): every Thursday, 5-11 pm
  • Geek Moms (social meetup): monthly on First Sunday, 9-11 am (check their Meetup page for exact dates as it can vary)
  • Seattle Fiction Writers (writer’s group)
  • North Seattle Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers (writer’s group)
  • Wednesday Night Gamers: board games every Wednesday, 8-11 pm
  • Seattle Story Games (story games meetup): every other Saturday, 2-6 pm (check their Meetup page for dates)
  • Waywords at the Wayward (writer’s group)
  • Poly Meetup (social group)
  • Xcoders/NSCoder Night (iPhone/Mac programmer group): every Tuesday, 7-11 pm (check their Meetup page for more info)
  • Casual “Magic:The Gathering” Group
  • Wayward Adventures (story gaming group)
  • Seattle Tree Fruit Society
  • SciFiCommons hosted Movie Night: second Saturday, 8-11 pm
  • Wayward Bound (gaming group)
  • Seattle Lesbian Social (social group)
  • Seattle Artists Salon
  • Copious Love Productions (theater group)
  • Fighting Mongoose (board game group)
  • Hey Duwamish (environmental health coding group)