Separate from the obvious, there are several social events you can attend to increase your chances of meeting someone new.
Perhaps a change of venue or attitude will make all the difference, but without trying you'll never know.
In fact, you probably wouldn't be reading this article at all if you weren't in need of new ideas to jumpstart your current efforts, as whatever it is you are doing now isn't working to your satisfaction.
So grab a paper and a pen, get ready to jot down some ideas for later, and let's get started.
If money is an issue, think about taking a class without getting credit or look into how old you have to be to receive free classes, since many universities now offer tuition-free options for seniors.
And while you want to take classes that you have a personal or professional interest in, it never hurts to take something you normally wouldn't - if only because you have a hunch the type of person you are looking to meet would take that kind of class Similar to the hobbies and special interests we all have are our political, religious and/or spiritual affiliations.