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We’ve named an Ombudsman!

In one of the remaining -- and critically needed -- offices of Ombudsman, we've selected an officer. I'm happy to announce David Tschanz as our new Ombudsman. If you're not aware of this office, it may be one of the most important for the long-standing health of the...

April, 2018 RVC Column

The American Mensa Committee (AMC) met on March 3, with several presentations, including the first report by our new Executive Director Trevor Mitchell, the regular Treasurer’s report by Deb Stone including a presentation of the Annual Budget Review and...

Gifted Children: Let’s Get this Party Started!

Dear Manasota Gifted Youth (and their parents!): Allow me to introduce myself: my name is Tom Carrero and I am the Gifted Youth Coordinator (GYC) for Manasota Mensa. I currently live in North Port with my wife of 14 years, our two boys (ages 11 & 8 - both...

Calling All Members!

LocSequitur April, 2017   Calling all members! Although this is largely a duplicate of the column of the April 4M, there is the ability to expound on things a bit more here; if nothing else, simply for the entertainment value of it. Last month, I'd written a 4M...

New Loc Sec Intro and Message

Hello All. As the new Loc Sec, I simply wanted to say hello, and to say that I am very honored to serve this amazing group of people. I also wanted to give you a bit of my vision for the coming year.

Sarasota Scrabblers, Permanent location change

Announcements:   This permanent change-of-address for the Sarasota Scrabblers was too late to go into the March's The 4m: Sarasota Scrabblers is now at The Clever Cup Cafe , 6530 Gateway Ave. at 1:30 pm They serve specialty Teas, Coffees, homemade...

Evaluators Needed to Read Scholarship Essays

You may have received this. Scholarship Chair, Linda Hathaway, informs us that the local Mensa Scholarship decision period begins. And asks us to read the essays, and weigh in on whom you think is a worthy choice. Contact us to be put in touch. The...

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