Divorce is tough, and while it can be exciting to know that others find you appealing, dating can bring up all kinds of unexpected emotions.If you don’t think you’re ready to face those, take it slow.As a result, several people have dated within the group.One couple married, one is engaged and a few couples live together.” Wilmington resident Dave White, 66, is currently dating a woman whom he met through Delaware Single Boomers. Upon moving to Delaware, he signed up for two online dating sites. “Everyone I met on those sites didn’t tell the truth...“On average, [we] have two to three activities scheduled each week.The social, non-dating environment allows people to get to know each other in a laidback, nonthreatening way.
He admits it wasn’t the best decision for his dating life. He’s now a co-organizer for Delaware Single Boomers and regularly hosts small gatherings for singles at his house.Just going out to a bar to hit on women doesn’t work when you’re 66.”Older Delaware singles often travel to Pennsylvania and New Jersey to find more singles-friendly venues.One favorite is the Professional and Business Singles Network.“There’s not much to do in Delaware for single people, and that’s why they have the Meetup group,” he says.“The Meetup groups are a good way for people our age to, at least, get together and socialize.