April 2018

colorful egg

All activities in Sacramento unless otherwise noted.

Under 30 Group
New in Sacramento

Jennifer Chandler is facilitating a new group, officially called the Sacramento Regional Mensa Under 30 group. Check for conversation and activities on the Facebook page www.facebook.com/groups/230504457053347/ It's a closed group so people will have to request to join.

STEM video for young women

Easter Sunday

Sunday, April 1
Easter Sunday
Monday, April 2 – 7:00 p.m.
Board Meeting

The board meeting is at the home of Debra and John Reiger. Call her for address and directions 916-456-4595. for information or agenda items.

Tuesday, April 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.

Wednesday, April 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,

Wednesday, April 4 – 6:30 p.m.
Chico Area Mensans

Chico Area Mensans - join us for conversation, and/or drinks and dinner. We meet the first Wednesday of the month at the 220 Club in the Hotel Diamond, 220 W. 4th St. Chico. Please join us on our meetup page (Chico Area Mensa). See you soon. For more information: Elaine Edwards, 530-228-0860.

chick hatching from egg

Thursday, April 5 – 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

Tuesday, April 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.

Tuesday, April 10 – 8:00 p.m.
All The Pizza & Salad You Can Eat

Let's meet at Round Table at 398 Florin Road at the corner of Riverside Blvd. Including tax the cost is approx. $8. If you are a senior, the soft drink is free. If not, I may have a coupon for a free drink. Any questions, please call Sharrel at (916) 803-6181.

Thursday, April 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

Thursday, April 12 – 5:30 p.m.
Tulare - Kings Panera

Tulare-Kings Area Mensans will return to Panera Bread, 4103 S. Mooney Blvd., Visalia, for coffee, bagels, pastries, dinner and stimulating conversation. Questions? Contact Steve at (559) 280-9774 or .

bunny

Saturday, April 14 – 6:00 p.m.
Redding Hometown Buffet

We meet on the second Saturday of each month at Hometown Buffet, 1380 Churn Creek Road, Redding. Call Jerry at 530-241-8525 or email at for more information.

Sunday, April 15 – 8:30-11:00 a.m.
Elks' 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 John Headlee at (916)391-5266 or email him at

Tuesday, April 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.

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

The Classic Book discussion group meets on the third Tuesday of each month. I'm a big fan of Tesla and am happy he is getting more attention lately. His competitor, Edison, has the fame Tesla deserves, in my opinion. You may find you want to read more than my assignment. http://www.teslasautobiography.com/ : Foreward, My later endeavors, The art of Teleautomatics. Contact Arianne Laidlaw for the reading selection, directions and information at 916-362-5131 or

bunny

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

Bombay Bar and Grill, 1315 21st, Sacramento. As always, call me so we can get a big enough table. Call me, Laure, 916.470.1893, if you are coming.

activities deadline

Wednesday, April 18 – 9:00 p.m.
Activities Deadline

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

Thursday, April 19 – 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

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

We're changing up Happy Hour Hunters and meeting later as Mannheim Social Club does not have a Happy Hour but does have music starting at 8:00. The address is: 561 1st St, Brentwood, California. Look for our "Welcome Owl". Call Judy at 714-356-4873 or Bernie at 714-356-4868 for more info. NC, PC, RSE 2 Fr

eggs

Friday, April 20, 9:00 p.m.
Newsletter Deadline

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

play games

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

Love to play games? Games Night is returning; this time at the home of Lesley James. 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. Call Lesley at 916.761.0825 for directions or information.

Tuesday, April 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.

Thursday, April 26 – 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

egg and bunny

Saturday, April 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 .

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

For those of us living east of East Bay, the Delta Open House is on the 4th Saturday of each month. Enjoy the company of fellow Mensans out in the Delta. This month the event will be In Discovery Bay. Food and drinks will be provided. RSVPs, requested but not required, to . For more info or directions, For info about upcoming events, call Judy at 714-356-4873 or Bernie at 714-356-4868 DC, NS, PC, RSE 4 Sa

Tuesday, May 1 – 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, May 3 – 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

Saturday, May 5 – 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Brentwood Rocks Music/ Bowling Night

Brentwood Rocks – Music and Bowling night Join us for a fun night of bowling with music, you can upload your own songs. Total cost is $11/person including shoes and bowling! Harvest Park Bowl 5000 Balfour Road, Brentwood, CA 94513. RSVP is required so that we know how many lanes to reserve - dwight.shackelford@gmail.com PC, NS. WBC

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