October 2017

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All activities in Sacramento unless otherwise noted.

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Thursday, September 28 – 11:45 a.m.
Downtown Lunch Bunch

We meet at China Buffet every Thursday, 1402 Broadway, Sacramento 95818 916-930-0888. The restaurant is on the south side of Broadway between 14th and 15th Streets, near Tower Theater. Look for Ray Chan and a SacraMensan on the table. Call Ray for more information 916-421-3388

Monday, October 2 – 7:00 p.m.
Board Meeting

The October board meeting will be held at Shari's Café, 960 Florin Road, 95831. From downtown Sacramento, take I-5 south to Florin Rd., West. Make a U-turn at the first light (Greenhaven Drive) and pull into the shopping center at the first entrance you come to. Shari's is immediately on the right. All Mensa Members are welcome to attend. Contact Dave Clark at 393-7111 or for information or agenda items.

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Tuesday, October 3 – 11:00 a.m.
Northside Lunch Bunch

Meet us at Hibachi Grill Sushi and Supreme Buffet, 7517 Watt Avenue, near Watt and Antelope. We'll be sitting at a large table about halfway back. Look for a Sacramensan or a yellow balloon. Call Kae Able for more information 916-991-4549.

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Wednesday, October 4 – 6:00 p.m.
Fresno/Madera Chat and Chew at Mimi's

We meet on the first Wednesday of each month at Mimi's Cafe, 7660 N. Blackstone Ave. Fresno. Beverages, appetizers, and dinner are on your own. Join us for an evening of invigorating and occasionally esoteric conversation. If you want more information, contact Jan Drenth at 559-435-1078, or 559-960-4143,

Thursday, October 5 – 11:45 am
Downtown Lunch Bunch

We meet at China Buffet every Thursday, 1402 Broadway, Sacramento 95818 916-930-0888. The restaurant is on the south side of Broadway between 14th and 15th Streets, near Tower Theater. Look for Ray Chan and a SacraMensan on the table. Call Ray for more information 916-421-3388

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Saturday, October 7 – 7:00 p.m.
New Members Party

If you're a new member (or even if you're not) this party is for you. "Old" members, please bring a snack to share. New members, just bring yourself (and a guest, if you wish) and come prepared to enjoy yourself. Coffee, tea, wine, and sodas will be provided, beer drinkers need to bring their own. The party is at the Pocket Area home of Lesley James and Peter Kosel, in Sacramento. Call Lesley at (916)761-0825 for more information.

Tuesday, October 10 – 11:00 a.m.
Northside Lunch Bunch

Meet us at Hibachi Grill Sushi and Supreme Buffet, 7517 Watt Avenue, near Watt and Antelope. We'll be sitting at a large table about halfway back. Look for a Sacramensan or a yellow balloon. Call Kae Able for more information 916-991-4549.

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Thursday, October 12 – 11:45 am
Downtown Lunch Bunch

We meet at China Buffet every Thursday, 1402 Broadway, Sacramento 95818 916-930-0888. The restaurant is on the south side of Broadway between 14th and 15th Streets, near Tower Theater. Look for Ray Chan and a SacraMensan on the table. Call Ray for more information 916-421-3388

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Saturday, October 14 – 6:00 p.m.
Redding Pizza Night

Angelo's Pizza Parlor closed so we are meeting on the second Saturday of each month at Hometown Buffet. 1380 Churn Creek Road, Redding, CA. Call Jerry at 626-568-8827 or email at for more information.

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Sunday, October 15 – 10:00 a.m. — 11:00 a.m.
Elk's Breakfast

The Elks serve from 8:30-11:00 am. Our start time is 10:00 am with the hope that this will accommodate those who don't like to get up too early on Sunday and those who rise early to attend church. If, after a couple of months, attendance is poor the activity will cease. Come to the Elks around 10:00 am for a lovely variety of breakfast food, all you can eat, for $10.00. They are located at 6446 Riverside Blvd., Sacramento, 95831. Questions? Call Sharrel at 916-803-6181.

Tuesday, October 17 – 11:00 a.m.
Northside Lunch Bunch

Meet us at Hibachi Grill Sushi and Supreme Buffet, 7517 Watt Avenue, near Watt and Antelope. We'll be sitting at a large table about halfway back. Look for a Sacramensan or a yellow balloon. Call Kae Able for more information 916-991-4549.

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Tuesday, October 17 – 7:30 p.m.
Classic Books

The Classic Book discussion group meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 9021 Casals Street, #1, Contact Arianne Laidlaw for the reading selection, directions and information at 916-362-5131 or

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Wednesday, October 18 – 6:30 p.m.
Friends of Food

We're dining at Amaro Bistro, 1100 R Street, Sacramento, 916-339-4145. Call me, Laure, 916-470-1893 and let me know thou comst nor nay.

Wednesday, October 18th, 9:00 pm
Activities Deadline

Please send your activities for next month to our activities coordinator before the deadline.

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Thursday, October 19 – 11:45 am
Downtown Lunch Bunch

We meet at China Buffet every Thursday, 1402 Broadway, Sacramento 95818 916-930-0888. The restaurant is on the south side of Broadway between 14th and 15th Streets, near Tower Theater. Look for Ray Chan and a SacraMensan on the table. Call Ray for more information 916-421-3388

Friday, October 20 – 5:00 p.m.
Delta Happy Hour Hunters

Celebrate the end of the work week and relax with friendly conversation, happy hour food and drinks. If you can't make it at 5:00, just let us know you're coming, we'll be waiting for you. This month we will meet at Johnny Garlic's 2505 Sand Creek Rd. #120 Brentwood, CA 94513 Happy hour prices end at 6:00 so try to get there before. Look for our "Welcome Owl". Call Judy at 714-356-4873 or Bernie at 714-356-4868 for more info

Thursday, October 20, 9:00 pm
Newsletter Deadline

Please send your activities for next month to our newsletter editor before the deadline.

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Saturday, October 21 – 7:00 p.m.
Sacramento Games Night

Love to play games? Games Night is returning; this time at the home of Lesley James and Pete Kosel. We don't have the selection of games that Rod Baker had, but there are cards, & cribbage board, dominoes, Rummikub and a variety of word games (Bananagrams, anyone?). If you have a favorite game, by all means bring it along. Coffee, tea and Italian sodas are provided. Bring a snack to share and a 50¢ activity fee. Non game players are welcome to come too. In Sacramento. Call Lesley at 916.761.0825 for directions or information.

Tuesday, October 24 – 11:00 a.m.
Northside Lunch Bunch

Meet us at Hibachi Grill Sushi and Supreme Buffet, 7517 Watt Avenue, near Watt and Antelope. We'll be sitting at a large table about halfway back. Look for a Sacramensan or a yellow balloon. Call Kae Able for more information 916-991-4549.

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Thursday, October 26 – 11:45 am
Downtown Lunch Bunch

We meet at China Buffet every Thursday, 1402 Broadway, Sacramento 95818 916-930-0888. The restaurant is on the south side of Broadway between 14th and 15th Streets, near Tower Theater. Look for Ray Chan and a SacraMensan on the table. Call Ray for more information 916-421-3388

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Saturday, October 28 – 1:00 p.m.
Stockton Last Saturday Lunch

Please join us for the Stockton Last Saturday Lunch which is held on the last Saturday of each month (which is sometimes the 5th Saturday). We meet at 1 p.m. at the New Yen Ching restaurant, located in Lincoln Center South between Rite Aid and Trader Joe's. For more information, please contact Terry Parker at 209-462-8173 or .

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Saturday, October 28 – 7:00 p.m.
Delta Open House

For those of us living in the Antioch, Oakley, Brentwood, Pittsburg, Discovery Bay, Mountain House, and all the little towns in between, the Delta Open House is a time to get together with fellow Mensans without a lot of travelling. Enjoy the company of fellow Mensans out in the Delta. This month the event will be in Lakeshore at the home of Rich and Jennifer Storm Alves. This is a gated community so be prepared to tell the guard where you are going and show some ID. If you RSVP it will make the process at the gate easier as Jennifer will call your name into the guard. RSVPs appreciated but not required, text to Jennifer at 614-352-5227, you can also call at this number for directions. For info about upcoming events, call Judy at 714-356-4873. D, NS

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Tuesday, October 31 – 11:00 a.m.
Northside Lunch Bunch

Meet us at Hibachi Grill Sushi and Supreme Buffet, 7517 Watt Avenue, near Watt and Antelope. We'll be sitting at a large table about halfway back. Look for a Sacramensan or a yellow balloon. Call Kae Able for more information 916-991-4549.

Thursday, November 2 – 11:45 a.m.
Downtown Lunch Bunch

We meet at China Buffet every Thursday, 1402 Broadway, Sacramento 95818 916-930-0888. The restaurant is on the south side of Broadway between 14th and 15th Streets, near Tower Theater. Look for Ray Chan and a SacraMensan on the table. Call Ray for more information 916-421-3388

Check for last minute updates and changes at http://groups.yahoo.com/group/MensaSacramento/

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