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Mensa of Eastern North Carolina


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American Mensa, Ltd.

Calendar of Events

Events are scheduled based on a four-week month.  RSVPs in the affirmative are always appreciated.
More details on any event can always be found at, under Read > Group Newsletters.


This website version is based on the paper version.
Directions to people's homes are in the printed Mblem's calendar.

General Event Guidelines

Unless otherwise specified, the following guidelines apply to all events:

  • Dress is casual.
  • Members may bring guests.
  • Smoking is permitted outdoors only.
  • Call the contact number for handicapped or other special access arrangements.

Brier Creek Lunch 

Time: 1st Sunday, 12:30 p.m.

Place: Los Tres Magueyes, 10410 Moncreiffe Rd. Ste. 109, Raleigh [Map]

Contact: (919) 630-0115

Food Style: Mexican, table service.

 Cary Lunch

Time: 3rd Sunday (even months), 12:30 p.m.

Place: Tangerine Cafe, 2422 SW Cary Parkway, Cary [Map]

Contact: (919) 630-0115

Food Style: Asian, table service.

Chapel Hill Brunch

Time: 4th Sunday, 11:00 a.m.

Place: Carolina Café and Bakery, 601 Meadowmont Village Circle, Chapel Hill. [Map]

Contact: (919) 688-6607

Food Style: American, counter service.

Durham Lunch

Time: 2nd Sunday, 12:30 p.m.

Place: Dickey's Barbecue Pit, 5318 New Hope Commons Dr., Durham [Map]

Contact: (919) 630-0115

Food Style: American barbecue, order at counter, food brought to table. Kids eat free.

 Local Gathering in Clayton

Time: 3rd Sunday (odd months), 5:30 p.m.

Place: McCall's Bar-B-Q & Seafood, 10365 U.S. 70 Business, Clayton [Map]

Contact: (919) 630-0115

Food Style: Eastern N.C. barbecue and Calabash seafood buffet.

Moveable Feast

Time: 1st Monday, 7:15 p.m.

Place: Varies

Contact: (919) 271-2444

Food Style: Eclectic casual gourmet, counter or table service depending on venue.

Raleigh Dinner at Amedeo's

Time: 2nd Tuesday, 6:00 p.m.

Place: Amedeo's, 3905 Western Blvd., Raleigh [Map]

Contact: Karen Tiede (919) 545-0799

Food Style: Italian, table service.

RDU Games Night

Time: 2nd Saturday, 7:00 p.m. to 10:45 p.m.

Place: Please see printed Mblem, accessible through

Contact:   (919) 271-2444

or  (919) 846-4858

RTP Lunch

Time: 4th Tuesday, 11:30 a.m.

Place: Benetis Athena, 5410 Hwy 55, Durham [Map]

Contact: (919) 271-2444

Food Style: Greek-American buffet.

Triangle Movie

Time: 1st Saturday afternoon

Place: Announced by e-mail or check with contact.

Contact: (919) 271-2444

Dawn Groenke (919) 846-4858

(919) 846-4858

Wilmington TGIF

Time: 2nd Friday, 6:30 p.m.

Place: Announced by e-mail or check with contact.