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Join your fellow Carls on Saturday, April 6, 2024!

Coffee with Carls is coming to a place near you on Saturday, April 6. You’ll be able to meet with other Carls in your vicinity to connect, reconnect, and build community over a cup of coffee, tea, or something else.

Where’s the party?

We have a number of locations to choose from but if you don’t see a gathering listed in your area, please offer to host one!

To Register

Registration for each location will open by Friday, March 1, 2024. Each State – City listed below will be linked to the online registration for that location once the registration is open. Registrations by Sunday, March 31 are appreciated.

Locations last updated on February 19.

Alaska – Sitka
11:00 am-12:00 pm AKST
Back Door Cafe
104 Barracks Street, Sitka, AK 99835
(behind Old Harbor Books)
Host: Mollie Kabler ’80

Arizona – Phoenix
10:00-11:00 am MT
Press Coffee – The Roastery
10443 N 32nd St, Phoenix, AZ 85028
Host: Susi Votruba ’95

Indiana – Mishawaka
9:30-11:00 am ET
Chicory Cafe – Mishawaka
114 W 1st St, Mishawaka, IN 46544
Host: Noelia Rodriguez ’10

Maine – Brunswick
10:00-11:30 am ET
Wild Oats Bakery & Cafe
166 Admiral Fitch Ave, Brunswick, Maine 04011
Host: Erica Wallstrom ’00

Massachusetts – Boston
2:00-3:30 pm ET
Tradesman Coffee Shop and Lounge
58 Batterymarch St, Boston, MA 02110
It’s accessible by the Green and Orange subway line and multiple bus routes. There is also a parking garage that is only 12 mins by walk nearby and it offers very affordable parking rate.
Host: Hongshen Wang ’23

Minnesota – Duluth
10:00-11:30 am CT
Dovetail Cafe
1917 W. Superior St. Duluth, MN 55806
Host: Jill Baum ’92

Minnesota – Minneapolis
2:00-4:00 pm CT
FRGMNT Coffee
43 SE Main St, Minneapolis, MN 55414
This location is in the Riverplace building at Main Exposition Hall on historic St. Anthony Main. Parking is available on the street or in the Riverplace Parking Ramp on 2nd St SE. This building is dog-friendly. Seating is first come, first serve. Look for anyone wearing Carleton gear!
Host: Melissa Albay ’90


Ohio – Cincinnati
1:00-2:00 pm ET
Redtree Coffee & Art (OTR)
229 W 12th St, Cincinnati, OH 45202
Host: Nikki Shenk ’10

Ohio – Cleveland
10:00-11:30 am ET
Phoenix Coffee
2287 Lee Rd, Cleveland Heights, OH 44118
Host: Lia Bendix ’11

Ohio – Columbus
10:30 am-12:00 pm ET
Bottoms Up
1069 W Broad St #715, Columbus, OH 43222
Host: Keely Fisher ’22

Pennsylvania – Bethel Park
11:00 am-12:30 pm ET
Panera Bread
5243 Library Rd, Bethel Park, PA 15102
The private dining room at the rear of the cafe is reserved.
Host: John Sonnenday ’67

Rhode Island – Providence
11:00 am-12:00 pm ET
Seven Stars Bakery
820 Hope Street, Providence, RI 02906
Host: Clare Jones ’10

Virginia – Charlottesville
10:00-11:00 am ET
Shenandoah Joe Coffee Roasters
945 Preston Ave, Charlottesville, VA 22903
Host: Alexandra McGee ’90

Virginia – Richmond Museum District
10:30-12:00 pm ET
Best Cafe at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
200 N. Arthur Ashe Blvd, Richmond, VA 23220
Hosts: Alex Wolman ’88 and John Leary ’86

Virginia – Richmond near Bryan Park
10:00-11:30 am ET
Westminster-Canterbury Retirement Home
1600 Westbrook Ave., Richmond, VA 23227
Host: Janet Schwarz ’57

Wisconsin – Madison
10:00-11:30 am CT
Cafe Domestique – Northstreet
557 North St, Madison, WI 53704
Host: Julia Kroll ’16


To Register

Registration for each location will open Friday, March 1, 2024. Each State – City listed above will be linked to the online registration for that location once the registration is open. Registrations by Sunday, March 31 are appreciated.


If you don’t see an gathering listed in your area, please offer to host one!


Photos from 2023 Coffee with Carls