North Texas Mensa Presents:
The Feast of Pleasures and Delights XXXIX
Thanksgiving Weekend: Nov. 28 to Dec. 1, 2019
North Texas Mensa is proud to announce our 39th Regional Gathering, the Green RG! The Green RG 2019 will be bigger and better than ever! Come join us for entertaining events, starting Thursday evening and ending Sunday afternoon! We’ll have the usual mix of great speakers, a variety of games, delicious tastings, and lots of other interesting activities. This RG will truly please and delight one and all. So, come join your Mensa family and friends for another fun-filled Thanksgiving weekend!
Where: Addison Marriott Quorum by the Galleria, 14901 Dallas Pkwy., Dallas, TX 75254. This is the same hotel as last year. Room rate is $106 per night, which includes breakfast buffet for 2 each morning in the hotel restaurant. Call Marriott Reservations at (800) 228-9290 or the hotel at (972) 661-2800 for reservations. Please ask for the room block for American Mensa – North Texas Chapter. Sorry – No pets or smoking allowed.
Registration: The early registration rate is $50, which ends on August 31. Then the rate will be $65 until October 31st. Starting November 1st the rate will be $80, which will also be the walk-in rate. Children 0-5 years of age are free. Pre-teens (6–12 at time of RG) are ½ the regular registration price on the day they register. First-time attendees can register for half-price until August 31st. See registration form for day rates. Check, money order or credit cards are accepted. You can register by filling out this form and sending it to Carol Hilson, Registrar, at 5651 Northwest Dr, # 4206, Mesquite, TX 75150-8427. Or you can register online here. Questions? Carol will be happy to answer them: 214-577-6725.
Tastings! Tastings! Tastings!
Sausage Tasting will be on Friday at 1:30pm – Cost is $6 per ticket.
Beer Tasting will be on Friday at 4:30pm – Cost is $6 per ticket.
Chocolate Tasting will be on Saturday at 1:30pm – Cost is $6 per ticket.
Wine & Cheese Pairing Tasting will be on Saturday at 4:30pm – Cost is $15 per ticket.
Blended Scotch Tasting will be on Thursday at 8pm – Cost is $12 per ticket
If demand warrants, the Blended Scotch tasting may be repeated on Sunday at 2 pm.
There will be no refunds on tasting tickets unless the event is canceled or rescheduled.