Check the Upcoming Events tab below to keep up to date on what's happening around Dayton Area Mensa and when. The Calendar Page also lists the events, many with interactive maps so that you know where you're going.
The Joining Mensa Page has all of the information you need to apply for membership in Mensa. The page has links to American Mensa's testing and membership information. Watch the Calendar Page for testing dates and locations.
Dayton Area Mensa's Regional Gathering
Our annual Regional Gathering is a time for getting together for fun, food, fellowship, and speakers. Don't miss out on our RG, which is on the first weekend of April. Be sure to register early to take advantage of the discounts. We hope to see you there.
Benefits of Mensa Membership
Membership has its benefits. The Membership Benefits Page lists many of them and has a link to the American Mensa Benefits and Services Page for additional information about savings on hotels, car rentals, computers, car insurance, and more.
Learn more about Dayton Area Mensa on the pages in the About Us area. Pages in this section include our history, activities, membership statistics, latest news, Bylaws, and Frequently Asked Questions.
Dayton Area Mensa has its own Scholarship program and participates in the American Mensa Scholarship Program. For more information, see the Scholarship Page.
The July MPULSE has been published and is available for download on the MPULSE Page.
The Calendar Page has our scheduled events (many with a linked map) and the Events Page provides a general description of our recurring events. You can get to the Events Calendar Page by clicking on the calendar image on the left.
PLEASE NOTE: RSVPs are highly recommended unless the calendar listing for a particular event says otherwise. Any activity may be subject to last-minute cancellation due to circumstances beyond the host's control.
06: Tuesday: 6:30 PM: DAM Steering Committee
At the home of Asst LocSec/VP Dan Schneider, 4391 Powder Horn Dr., Beavercreek, OH 45432. Info, Dan Schneider, or 210-262-3742.
10: Saturday: 11:30 AM: Second Saturday Lunch Bunch
At Bob Evans, 2648 Colonel Glenn Highway, Fairborn. It’s across from Wright State University. RSVPs by 10:30 appreciated to host Dick Martin, firstname.lastname@example.org, (H) 937-878-2378, (M) 937-238-6506. If Dick has at least one RSVP by 10:30 he’ll be there to meet you. If the machine answers please leave a message. Dick gets so many scam calls that he’s gotten into the habit of letting calls go to voicemail unless he immediately recognizes the calling number on the caller ID. If there are no RSVPs by 10:30 Dick probably wouldn’t go just to eat alone. Next month: August 14, location TBD. Suggestions and/or co-host welcome.
10: Saturday: 11:30 AM - 5:30 PM: Cincinnati Area Mensa (CAM) Member Appreciation Picnic
At Blue Ash Nature Park, 4337 Cooper Road, Blue Ash, Ohio. Food, crafts, games, YM activities & kids’ track. Info, Stephanie Bruner, email@example.com
12: Monday: 11:59 PM: Calendar Deadline
Please send your items for next month’s calendar to calendar editor , or 937-878-2378 by midnight tonight.
15: Thursday: 6:00 PM:Mensa Qualification Test At Half Price
This month the test fee is half the usual amount; $30 instead of $60. It’s at Fellowship Hall of Dorothy Lane American Baptist Church, 960 W. Dorothy Lane, Kettering. Sign in starts at 5:45. If you know anyone who might be interested in testing for Mensa membership, please let them know about this testing opportunity and give them a Mensa brochure. For information, contact our Testing Coordinator, Todd Bowman or 937-546-7885.
15: Thursday: 6:30 PM: Out DAM Dinner
Please send your items for next month’s MPULSE to the or by postal mail to MPULSE Editor, 459 E. Rahn Rd., Dayton, OH 45429-5948 arriving on or before the fifteenth of the month.
20: Tuesday: 11:59:59 PM: Deadline for MPULSE submissions
At Calypso Grill and Smokehouse, 1535 Xenia Ave., Yellow Springs, OH 45387, https://www.calypsogrill.net/ , 937-767-9000. Excellent Caribbean fare. Several very good vegetarian, gluten-free, kosher and halal dishes are available. RSVPs by 5:00 PM appreciated to host Dick Martin, firstname.lastname@example.org, (H) 937-878-2378, (M) 937-238-6506.
Do you have news about an event or a personal achievement that you want to share? Just send an Email to . Remember that the MPULSE Guidelines also apply to news articles. You can get to the Latest News Page by clicking on the newspaper image on the left.
PLEASE NOTE: To go to the full news article or other associated page, simply click on the news HEADLINE TITLE.
CITIZEN SCIENCE PROJECT
Added 09/27/2020 by
On September 26, a number of DAMs gathered at Jacoby Road Canoe launch to help evaluate stream health of the Little Miami River. Photos have been posted to the Event Photos Page.
DAYTON AREA MENSA RECEIVED THE EMERALD AWARD
Added 07/11/2018 by
Dayton Area Mensa was recognized by American Mensa with the Emerald Jewel Award.
NEW POSITIONS HAVE OPENED UP IN DAYTON AREA MENSA
Updated 04/30/2017 by the
We have new positions for which we are seeking the right candidate(s). Please check out the full news article and get involved in your Mensa.