GGB Reno’s “Justice League” January Brunch

For our first event of 2019, Geek Girl Brunch Reno held our first ever DC-themed brunch. While many of the girls did not consider themselves huge DC fans (we even had a Marvel infiltrator who wore a Captain America shirt, just to be cheeky), we still had plenty of fun discussing our favorite (and least…

GGB Reno’s “Christmas at Hogwarts” Brunch

The Reno Geek Girls gathered at Black Bear Diner for the annual white elephant gift exchange where everyone channeled their inner Hufflepuff and kept the “stealing” of gifts to a minimum! In order to stay on track with a record attendance of 17 (woohoo!), the introductions were kept brief with each brunchette sharing their favorite…

GGB Reno’s “Fall Back to the 80s” Brunch Recap

One week after we set back our clocks, the Reno chapter of GGB hosted our “Fall Back to the 80s” brunch, where we celebrated our love of all things 80s. The lively discussion (and totally tubular assortment of graphic tees) did not disappoint! We ended brunch with a raffle (featuring a perfectly themed Skeksis mug…

GGB Reno’s October Cosplay Brunch Recap

For the month of October, the Reno Geek Girls had their second annual cosplay brunch at Liberty Food and Wine Exchange, where they enjoyed some truly excellent food and chatted about current, past, and future costumes! Jan joined us in an incredible Boushh costume that took 6 months (!) and $4000 (!!!) to put together using…

GGB Reno’s “August Adaptations” Brunch Recap

In lieu of a traditional “book brunch,” the Reno chapter of Geek Girl Brunch opted for a broader theme for the month of August, including all varieties of “things-adapted-into-other-forms.” This allowed us to discuss a multitude of adaptations beyond the standard book to TV or film adaptations, such as stage plays to film (and vice…

GGB Reno’s June Pride Brunch

For the month of June, the Reno Geek Girls are celebrating the contributions of LGBTQ characters and storylines within our beloved fandoms. This is our first time at Biscotti’s inside the Peppermill Spa & Casino, but with their amazing tea selection and speedy service, we will definitely be back!  Because we tend to hop from fandom to…