Want to go to a show that is coming into town? Feel like getting up a group to go camping?
Whatever your idea for a group activity, just let the webmaster know a week to a month
in advance, and it will be posted here and, if there is time, in the newsletter.
Note that any Mensan can start a local SIG on any topic that may be of interest to other
local Mensans. SIGS (Special Interest Groups) may be social (Movie Night SIG);
intellectual (Book SIG); or activity based (Kite Flying SIG). Simply advertise your SIG
in the newsletter and on the website, and see who shows up!
Monthly Dinner Meeting - Third Saturday, 6pm
Taste of India, 401 Mall Boulevard, Savannah, GA. Tel is (912) 356-1020. Please call Kathy Haile at (910) 391-9412 to make your reservation.
If you come during your birthday month, Mensa will buy your
If you don't make a reservation and decide at the last minute to join us, please come to the restaurant! There is always room for one (or two or three) more.
January 19, 6pm; February 16, 6pm; March 16, 6pm,
April 20,6pm; May 18, 6pm; June 15, 6pm; July 20, 6pm;
August 17, 6pm; September 21, 6pm; October 19, 6pm.
Games and Guacamole SIG - First Saturday, 7pm
Come laugh the evening away with Susan Daggett and Ron Cole. Call to RSVP and get directions (near Daffin Park in Savannah). Susan's cell (912) 650-0693, or to email
We have a large selection of games, and welcome you to bring your own games. We will provide water, tea and coffee (by request), and guacamole and chips (if we can find good avocados). BYO snacks and drinks if you prefer something else.
This SIG (Special Interest Group) runs Oct-Nov and Jan through May, usually on the first Saturday of the month.
No G & G in April 2019, unless someone else volunteers to host that
Bon Vivant SIG - Fourth Saturday
The Bon Vivant SIG (Special Interest Group) is for those who love good restaurants and great conversation. The Bon Vivants alternate between South Carolina and Savannah, GA. Mark Ishige (843) 476-6957 is the contact person in South Carolina and Kathy Haile (910) 391-9412 is the contact person for Savannah.
Please RSVP to the contact person by Thursday before the Bon Vivant as reservations need to be made in advance. If you decided to attend after the RSVP deadline, please contact the restaurant directly and say you will be joining the Bon Vivant or Mensa group.
January 26, 6:30pm: (Restaurant Week) - 39 Rue de Jean, 605 W. Oglethorpe
Ave., Savannah 31401, ph. 912.721.0595.
Best dinner restaurant in
February 23: TBA
March 23: La Scala Ristorante,
119 E. 37th St., Savannah 31401, ph. 912.238.3100
April 27: TBA
May 25: Pacci, 601E. Bay
St., Savannah 31401, ph. 912.233.6002
June 22: TBA
July 17: Garibaldi, 315 W.
Congress St., Savannah 31401, ph. 912.232.7118
August 24: TBA
September 28: 45 Bistro,
123 E. Broughton St., Savannah 31401, ph. 912.234.3111
October 26: TBA
No Bon Vivants are scheduled for November/December due to holiday
Philo-Cafe - Monday Evenings, 7:30 pm
1313 Habersham St., Savannah, GA 31401
Gather in a meeting of the minds to discuss the philosophical topic of the week. Though not a Mensa sponsored event, this event has a regular Savannah Mensa attendance.
This event is open to anyone.
Al Stiles is initiating a SIG (Special Interest
Group) for those who want to play bridge, or learn the game. Please
contact Al at 912-349-9977 for details.
If you are or have a child under the age of 18 who is in Mensa, there is a new SIG forming just for you and your family. Please contact Kathy Haile at (910) 391-9412 to let her know that you are interested in this new SIG.