Northeast Region 1
Long Island Mensa
[Our featured events are also announced on Facebook.]
|Sunday, May 17, 2015
Westchester, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
At a board member's home.
(Sorry, no board games this time.)
|Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Mensa Trivia Night
Leon Feingold, Sara London, and Maria Miller host a free Trivia Night on the third Wednesday of every month. Mensa members and smart guests are welcome, especially if they know entertainment and music trivia.
Upstairs at The Storehouse, 69 W 23rd St (between 5th Ave and 6th Ave), 212-243-8898. [on Facebook]
[3rd Wednesday every month] #2
|Thursday, May 21, 2015
Mensa Speaker Meeting [new location]
Manhattan, 6pm to 8pm
This month's speaker, Julienne Ryan, a recognized speaker and coach who specializes in helping people to communicate better at work or on a professional job search, will show us why developing and utilizing your "Back Story" and personal narratives effectively helps engage your listeners in interviews and professional settings. Attendees will walk away with proven learning and engagement tools and story-telling techniques to help them whether it's performing better at work or on a job interview. Don't miss this opportunity to network with your peers and learn some valuable lessons!
Julienne Ryan is a story connector who helps people find their true selves. Working with individuals and teams to develop their unique talents and strengths allowing them to see themselves in new ways to become more productive, successful and achieve levels they never thought possible is her passion. She specializes in helping people successfully navigate transition and works with individuals at all stages of life and career. Her background includes roles with Fortune 500 companies including Avon, American Express, Right Management, Diageo, and Con Edison. Her Masters in Organizational Psychology and Leadership is from Teachers College, Columbia University, and a dual B.A. in Psychology & Urban Studies from Manhattan College, Riverdale, NY.
Lower level at Cakeshop NYC, 152 Ludlow Street, New York NY, 212-253-0036. [on Facebook]
This event on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1591666574417994/ [3rd Thursday every month] #5
|Sunday, June 7, 2015
Open House and Membership Drive
Westchester 1:15pm to 3:45pm
Sponsored by Greater New York Mensa and the Cross Westchester Toastmasters Club, this afternoon gathering features short presentations by members of the Cross Westchester Toastmasters Club and Mensa members from Westchester, meet-and-greet, and refreshments provided. Members of any organization and the general public are welcome. No admission fee. Come for fun and food and thought-provoking discussion. Look for the balloons. Bring your friends. For info contact: email@example.com .
Dobbs Ferry Public Library, 55 Main Street, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522, 914-693-6614.
This event on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1449320752047329/
Check here (the gnym.org website) or CalendarPhone 1-855-411-4696 (1-855-411-GNYM) for up-to-the-minute information.
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.
Thinking about joining?
Maybe you already qualify!
Learn about Greater New York Mensa.
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