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National Events Calendar

American Mensa offers a wide array of events to satisfy the interests of our diverse membership. Check the calendar for the next Regional Gathering, Mind Games®, or American Mensa Committee meeting.

Happening this week

December 5–11, 2022
Local Group Meeting
TBM RG/Cruise
Tampa Bay Mensa

Tampa Bay Mensa 2022 High Seas RG!
Sailing Monday 12/05/22 (from Tampa)
*Note - Please be advised this RG has been cancelled*.

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December 16–18, 2022
Regional Gathering
Solstice RG
Central Pennsylvania Mensa

Central Pennsylvania Mensa's Solstice RG is back!  Join us at the Bird-in-Hand Family Inn, we'll gather in the hospitality room, enjoy around the clock snacks, and take part in the adjacent gaming room.

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December 17, 2022
Virtual meeting
A Fraudulent Election?
Southeast Michigan Mensa
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January 20–22, 2023
Regional Gathering
BLAST! NNJ Regional Gathering
Northern New Jersey Mensa

Join us for our first in-person Regional Gathering in more than three decades and have a BLAST!
Join us for hospitality, games, speakers, whiskey tasting, trivia, wine tasting, and a weekend of fun!

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January 22, 2023
Virtual meeting
When Disaster Strikes, Are You Prepared? FEMA Is!
No group assigned
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February 9, 2023 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM CST
National Meeting
Mensa Foundation Board of Trustees Meeting

A meeting of the Mensa Foundation Board of Trustees will be held on Thursday, Feb. 9, at the American Mensa National Office in Hurst, Texas.

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February 10–12, 2023
Local Group Meeting
Mensa World Games
Central Alabama Mensa
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February 17–19, 2023
Regional Gathering
Regional Gathering
Greater Los Angeles Area Mensa
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February 17, 2023–February 19, 2022
Regional Gathering
A Gathering of Gamers
Chicago Area Mensa
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February 26, 2023
Virtual meeting
Comedy is a Funny Business
No group assigned
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March 11, 2023 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM CST
National Meeting
American Mensa Committee Meeting

A meeting of the American Mensa Committee will be held on Saturday, March 11, at the National Office in Hurst, Texas, starting at 9 a.m. Central time.

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March 17–19, 2023
Regional Gathering
Emerald City RG
Mensa of Western Washington
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March 26, 2023
Virtual meeting
The Societal Foundations of National Competitiveness
No group assigned
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April 20–23, 2023
National Meeting
Mind Games 2023
Columbus Area Mensa

We're playing games in the Heartland! That’s right, Mind Games 2023 is headed to Columbus, Ohio. Join us April 20 - 23 for this four-day board-game-judging marathon, during which the year’s five best new-to-market games are chosen and awarded the coveted Mensa Select® seal.

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April 23, 2023
Virtual meeting
Invisible Warriors: African American Women in World War I
No group assigned
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May 28, 2023
Virtual meeting
First Crossing: The 1919 Trans-Atlantic Flight of Alcock and Brown
No group assigned
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June 25, 2023
Virtual meeting
The SS Aufseherin and the Gendered Perpetration of the Holocaust
No group assigned
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July 4, 2023 from 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM CST
National Meeting
Colloquium 2023: Giftedness Across the Lifespan: The Talent and Potential of Neurodiversity

The Mensa Foundation continues to better understand and support giftedness across the lifespan, focusing on the unique experiences, challenges, and opportunities that the neurodiverse face as they move through the contexts, ages, and stages of life.

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July 5–9, 2023
National Meeting
Annual Gathering 2023

The largest yearly confab of Mensans anywhere, the American Mensa Annual Gathering started as a small, two-day meet-and-greet at the New York Belmont in 1963. The event now spans five days and features a sprawl of talks, games, and entertainment unlike any other.

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July 6, 2023 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM CST
National Meeting
American Mensa Committee Meeting

A meeting of the American Mensa Committee will be held on Thursday, July 6, at the Hilton Baltimore Inner Harbor in Baltimore, starting at 8 a.m., Central time.

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July 6, 2023 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM CST
National Meeting
Mensa Foundation Board of Trustees Meeting

A meeting of the Mensa Foundation Board of Trustees will be held on Thursday, July 6, at the Hilton Baltimore Inner Harbor in Baltimore.

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August 27, 2023
Virtual meeting
The Galileo Project: In Search for Technological Interstellar Objects
No group assigned
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September 24, 2023
Virtual meeting
Citizen Science with SciStarter: People-Powered Science
No group assigned
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October 7, 2023 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM CST
National Meeting
American Mensa Committee Meeting

A meeting of the American Mensa Committee will be held on Saturday, Oct. 7, at the National Office in Hurst, Texas, starting at 9 a.m., Central time.

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October 12–15, 2023
International Meeting
Mensa International Board of Directors Meeting

A meeting of the Mensa International Board of Directors will be held on Oct. 12-15, at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas.

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September 5–15, 2024
Fun & Frivolity
HELL's M's Party at Sea in the Baltic
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