Mensa 76

Mensa 76 Events Calendar

October, 2006

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
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6:30 pm - Mensa Movie Night

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6 – 9 pm Music at Central Market

7:00 pm - Denton Area Get Together

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6:30 pm – Board Meeting

7:00 pm – Monthly Meeting

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6 – 9 pm Music at Central Market

7:00 pm - Denton Area Get Together

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Noon Soda Springs BBQ

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11:00 am Brunch at Bayley’s

1:30 pm Winery Tour

7:00 pm Oktoberfest Party

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1:00 pm – Shoot SIG

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6 – 9 pm Music at Central Market

7:00 pm - Denton Area Get Together

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11:00 am Dallas World Aquarium

1:00 pm Mensa Admissions Testing

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3:00 pm Eclectic Book Club

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Noon Merryland Chinese Buffet Lunch Bunch

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6 – 9 pm Music at Central Market

7:00 pm - Denton Area Get Together

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10/11:30 am Fort Worth Nature Center

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6:30 pm - Mensa Movie Night. Meet at Bedford Movie Tavern at 6:30 pm. We'll meet there and decide what to watch at that time. Please call Susan Hammerschmidt at 817-727-3142 for directions and to RSVP.

6:00 – 9:00 pm: Music at Central Market. We will meet at CM's patio at I-30 and Hulen. Free music, good company, and a stunning array of food and beverages for optional purchase. Contact Rosalie Rogers, 817-460-3458.

7:00 pm - Hang Out Together. Denton Area Mensans at the Art Six Coffee House, SE corner of Scripture and Bryan Streets, Denton. Contact Dave Hodgson at 940-626-4451.

6:30 pm - Mensa 76 Board Meeting. Open to all members. Opportunity to ask questions and raise issues. Join us at the Coors location, just prior to monthly meeting.

7:00 pm to 8:45 pm – Mensa 76 Monthly Meeting. Free beer and coolers. You’re invited to bring food to share. Smoking section.

6:00 – 9:00 pm: Music at Central Market. We will meet at CM's patio at I-30 and Hulen. Free music, good company, and a stunning array of food and beverages for optional purchase. Contact Rosalie Rogers, 817-460-3458.

7:00 pm - Hang Out Together. Denton Area Mensans at the Art Six Coffee House, SE corner of Scripture and Bryan Streets, Denton. Contact Dave Hodgson at 940-626-4451.

12:00 noon - Soda Springs BBQ. Join us for great BBQ and conversation. Soda Springs is located on the west side of Fort Worth at 8620 Clifford St. Contact Gayle Webb for more information by email at jolligirl57@sbcglobal.net or call 817-346-3687.

11:00 am - Brunch at Bayley’s. A great way to start a Saturday morning with some of your Mensan friends. Bayley’s is located on the SW corner of Harwood and Norwood at 109 W. Harwood Rd. in Hurst. RSVP to Susan Hammerschmidt before 10:30 am on that day at 817-727-3142.

1:30 pm - Winery Tour. SWIG (the wine appreciation group) will be visiting Lone Oak Winery in Burleson. Meet at the winery at 1:30 pm. Lone Oak Winery is located at 2116 FM 731 in Burleson (817-426-6625). From the Ft Worth Mixmaster, take I-35W south approximately 13 miles to exit #37 (TX 174/Wilshire Blvd), go right/south on TX 174 for 1/2 mile, then left on John Jones Dr (FM 731) for 1/2 mile to Lone Oak Winery. See their website at www.loneoakwinery.com for more information.

7:00 pm - Oktoberfest Theme Party. Barbara Chayer and Rich Berman will host a party at 1504 Hemphill Drive, Cleburne. Bring games, alcoholic beverage (if you desire) and a snack to share. Soda and some food will be provided. Contact Barbara at bchayer@hotmail.com or 817 641-4760.

1:00 pm – Shoot SIG. Please contact Bill Melms to let him know if you will participate. He’s at tbil@yahoo.com or 817-246-0743.

6:00 – 9:00 pm: Music at Central Market. We will meet at CM's patio at I-30 and Hulen. Free music, good company, and a stunning array of food and beverages for optional purchase. Contact Rosalie Rogers, 817-460-3458.

7:00 pm - Hang Out Together. Denton Area Mensans at the Art Six Coffee House, SE corner of Scripture and Bryan Streets, Denton. Contact Dave Hodgson at 940-626-4451.

11:00 am – Dallas World Aquarium. Meet Sarah Saint-Michel at the front door at 1801 N Griffin St in downtown Dallas. The place has an impressive rain forest exhibit (don't look up with your mouth open), manatees, penguins, and good food. Oh, and brightly colored fish. Lots of them. Adult admission is $15.95, but it's worth it, and there may be a group discount if enough of us show up. Their web address is www.dwazoo.com and their phone number is 214-720-2224. For more info or for help in organizing a group train ride or carpool, call Sarah at 682-561-9370 or 214-353-0025.

1:00 pm - Think. Discover. Join. Each year hundreds of people join Mensa after taking the Mensa Admissions Test on MTD. Mensa Testing Day is Saturday, October 21. Our test location is American Mensa, 1229 Corporate Drive W. in Arlington. Registration starts at 12:40 and the first test starts at 1PM. Contact Natalie Brewer for more details at m76testing@cowtown.net or 817-905-1334. Details are also on the American Mensa website.

3:00 pm - Eclectic Book Club. The September selection is John Steinbeck's Cannery Row. For additional information about it, visit the Book Club website at http://northtexasmensa.org under Books/Book Clubs or at http://ntmbookclub.sytes.net Eclectic Book Club has an online discussion group at http://ntmbookclub.blogspot.com I will try to have reviews and additional information on the book club site. Note: Temporary change of meeting place. We will meet at our apartment at 2938 Beltline Rd. #905, Garland, Texas 75044 to discuss the book and watch the 1958 (Spencer Tracy) version of the movie. If you don't have time to read, come anyway. We meet on the fourth Sunday of every month. Please RSVP to Tom Ferguson at 972-495-5252 or bookies@gte.net so we'll know how many to plan for.

12:00 noon - Merryland Chinese Buffet Lunch Bunch. Merryland Chinese Buffet is located on the west side of Fort Worth by Ridgmar Mall. 817-732-8088. Contact Gayle Webb at jolligirl57@sbcglobal.net or call 817-346-3687.

6:00 – 9:00 pm: Music at Central Market. We will meet at CM's patio at I-30 and Hulen. Free music, good company, and a stunning array of food and beverages for optional purchase. Contact Rosalie Rogers, 817-460-3458.

7:00 pm - Hang Out Together. Denton Area Mensans at the Art Six Coffee House, SE corner of Scripture and Bryan Streets, Denton. Contact Dave Hodgson at 940-626-4451.

10:00 am/11:30 am – Fort Worth Nature Center. Join Docent and Mensa76 member Marilyn Sallee for an easy hike at 10 or a slightly more strenuous river walk at 11:30. Come early and/or stay late. The Center is just off Jacksboro Hwy (TX 199), four miles west of I-820. Detailed directions are at www.fwnaturecenter.org or 817-237-1111. The gate fee is $5, and the docent fee has been graciously waived.