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Friday-Sunday April 4-6, 2014

A New York State of Mind - GNYM's Regional Gathering
   Greater New York Mensa is throwing a big weekend party, and you're invited. Competitions, games, educational lectures, alcohol tasting, martial arts, music, dance, 24-hour hospitality, and - of course - Mensans! See old friends and make new ones, learn something new, and remind yourself why you joined in the first place.
   Full information:
   Location: Crowne Plaza Hotel White Plains-Downtown, 66 Hale Ave, White Plains NY 10601.
   [This event is also promoted on Facebook.]

What is a Regional Gathering?
“Each weekend-long Regional Gathering, or RG, usually features speakers; games; a Hospitality room with food, beverages and lots of socializing; and often a little something special, a signature program or activity that the hosting local group injects into the event to make it their own.
While some long-established RGs draw hundreds of attendees, most are much smaller. (We expect a few hundred.)
Approximately 40 RGs are held around the US every year, and all are fully planned and staffed by local volunteers.”

Greater New York Mensa is the Local Group for Downstate New York. That is, New York City (the boroughs of Manhattan, Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island) and the adjoining New York State counties of Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester, Rockland and Putnam.

Greater New York Mensa (GNYM) is one of the oldest and largest local Mensa groups in the world, and the original home of the American Mensa national office.

What is Mensa?

Mensa is an international society with only one requirement for membership: a score in the top 2 percent on a standardized IQ test. Mensa follows no political agenda and holds no opinions, but rather serves two purposes:

(1) as a social organization, it provides a means of assembly and communication for its members, and

(2) under the auspices of MERF (Mensa Education and Research Foundation), Mensa promotes research and understanding in the area of human intelligence.

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