In the current circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 coronavirus, the expectation is that all events listed here not marked as "Online" are susceptible to being cancelled, if not already marked as such. If you intend participating in any event listed here, please contact the event organiser beforehand to confirm that the event is still on.
 High Wycombe
Fri 26th Feb - 10:30am
Val Hinkins
Coffee & Chat 

Keep the date free and join me either in High Wycombe or on-line for relaxed conversation, cake and coffee. (Make Your Own Coffee if on-line!) Please contact me a few days beforehand to confirm the venue and that the meeting is going ahead on [Phone Number] or e-mail me at [Email]

 Leics
Sat 27th Feb - 7:00pm
Sue Watford
Pub Meal 

We hope to dine at the Soar Bridge Inn, 29 Bridge Street, Barrow upon Soar LE12 8PN this month. You are welcome to bring a friend along but booking in advance is essential so please contact me by 20th February if you want to come to the meal. You can telephone me on [Phone Number] or e-mail[Email]

 Notts
Sat 27th Feb - 10:30am
Maxine Bates
Walk 

An easy walk around Bestwood Country Park. Meet in the free car park (NG6 8TQ) and we'll choose a 3-5 mile trail dependant on weather and participants. Hopefully the Victorian winding engine house will be open to visit before we set off. Please check this event is going ahead and confirm attendance in case we need to restrict numbers. Phone Maxine on [Phone Number] or email [Email]

 Online
Sun 28th Feb - 10:30am
Jo Sidebottom
Sunday Breakfast 

Join us online via Zoom as we chat over breakfast. Zoom link will be publicised nearer the time via social media, or contact Jo at [Email], or [Phone Number] / [Phone Number].

 Letchworth
Thu 4th Mar - 8:00pm
Steve Thomas
FThOTM 

We will again be joining the Sudbury (East Anglia region) Zoom meeting. The invitation is open to all Hertfordshire members. Previous Zoom meetings have provided lively and interesting conversation, and new faces are always welcome. For joining instructions, please refer to the FThOTM listing in the East Anglia column, watch out for announcements in the East Midlands Mensa Facebook group. Please call [Phone Number] or email [Email] for details.

 Nottingham
Fri 5th Mar - 8:00pm
Maxine Bates
5OTM 

Please check if we are permitted to meet for a drink and chat at the Vat & Fiddle pub (near Nottingham railway station) with Maxine on [Phone Number] or [Email]

 Derbys/Notts
Sun 7th Mar - 2:00pm
Maxine Bates
Walk 

Fairly easy walk around Shipley Country Park. Meet in car park at the visitor centre (DE75 7GX). Charge of £1.60 for 2 hours or £3 for 4 hours applies. Route can be 3-5 miles dependant on participants and weather and passes through woodland, round lakes and historic buildings, and along a trim track. It's important to contact Maxine on [Phone Number] or [Email] to confirm attendance in case numbers limited.

 Online
Sun 7th Mar - 2:00pm
Dave Denholm
Games Afternoon 

Please join Dave and Alison on-line for a relaxed and informal Sunday afternoon of board games and chat. All members and friends are welcome. We will be using www.boardgamearena.com and either Skype or Zoom for chat. For more information & connection details please contact Dave a few days beforehand. Either telephone him on [Phone Number] or e-mail to [Email]

 Notts
Thu 11st Mar - 7:30pm
Maxine Bates
Natter & Nosh 

Please check if we can meet for dinner at The Cadland, High Road, Chilwell with Maxine on [Phone Number] or [Email]

 Online
Sat 13th Mar - 12:30pm
Jacquie Harrison
SSOTM lunchtime discussion 

This month's topic is: 'What should be included in formal education'? Join us on Zoom for a friendly online conversation over lunch. No performances necessary - join in as little or as much as you like. Email Jacquie in advance to request the link. If you haven't used Zoom before, Jacquie is happy to run through it with you a few days beforehand. Contact Jacquie on [Email] or [Phone Number].

 Leicester
Mon 15th Mar - 8:00pm
Haydn Starkie
ZOOM Meeting 

This month our third Monday of the month gathering will be replaced by a Zoom meeting, to be hosted by Pen Penny. If you would like to join us, please email Pen on or before Saturday 13th March. Pen's email address is [Email]. Pen will then send you the link to join the meeting. If you need any information or encouragement, please contact me on [Phone Number] or at [Email].

 Online
Mon 15th Mar - 7:30pm
Jo Sidebottom
3MOTM Quiz 

Fun general knowledge quiz via Zoom. Link will be publicised nearer the time via social media, or contact Jo at [Email], or [Phone Number] / [Phone Number].

 Derby
Wed 17th Mar - 7:30pm
Pen Penny
3WOTM Online 

Have a chat at our monthly Derby meeting on Zoom. Pen will be hosting again as Susan is double booked. Have your choice of refreshment to hand. It will last for an hour and twenty minutes but stay for as little or long as you like. Please contact Susan for the Zoom link on [Email]. For questions on the day, Pen is on [Email]

 Online
Thu 18th Mar - 8:00pm
Maxine Bates
Quiz 

Log onto our East Midlands Mensa Facebook group to test your trivia. The general knowledge quiz will last around an hour. Questions will be posted and you're welcome to play along with family as a team or as an individual from the comfort of your armchair.

 High Wycombe
Fri 19th Mar - 10:30am
Val Hinkins
Coffee & Chat 

Keep the date free and join me either in High Wycombe or on-line for relaxed conversation, cake and coffee. (Make Your Own Coffee if on-line!) Please contact me a few days beforehand to confirm the venue and that the meeting is going ahead on [Phone Number] or e-mail me at [Email]

 Online
Sun 21st Mar - 2:00pm
Dave Denholm
Games Afternoon 

Please join Dave and Alison on-line for a relaxed and informal Sunday afternoon of board games and chat. All members and friends are welcome. We will be using www.boardgamearena.com and either Skype or Zoom for chat. For more information & connection details please contact Dave a few days beforehand. Either telephone him on [Phone Number] or e-mail to [Email]

 Online
Thu 25th Mar - 7:30pm
Jacquie Harrison
Zoom Mensa parlour games 

Join us online for an evening of fun and games. No performances necessary - join in as little or as much as you like. Bring your own treats. Contact Jacquie in advance for the Zoom link, or for a bit of encouragement if you are a newcomer or haven't used Zoom before. [Phone Number] or [Email].

 Leics
Sat 27th Mar - 7:00pm
Sue Watford
Pub Meal 

We hope to dine at the Three Crowns Inn, 2-6 Cotes Road LE12 8JS, a 17th century village pub with a large car park. You can bring along a friend but booking ahead is essential so to reserve a place, please let me know by Saturday 20th March. You can telephone me on [Phone Number] or email:[Email]

 Online
Sun 28th Mar - 10:30am
Jo Sidebottom
Sunday Breakfast 

Join us online via Zoom as we chat over breakfast. Zoom link will be publicised nearer the time via social media, or contact Jo at [Email], or [Phone Number] / [Phone Number].

 Notts
Tue 30th Mar - 7:30pm
Maxine Bates
Eating Meeting 

Please contact Maxine to find out if our restaurant visit is able to go ahead this month and if so where. [Phone Number] or [Email]