Monthly Gathering -- general info -- next gathering
8:00 PM, 2nd Friday of each month
APA Hotel Woodbridge (formerly the Woodbridge Hilton)
Iselin, New Jersey
Garden State Parkway, Northbound Exit 131A and Southbound 131
Regional Gathering (RG)
Snowball XLII
CNJM's Regional Gathering
March 18-20, 2016 Please note: This is not the usual first weekend in March!
Iselin, New Jersey
Garden State Parkway, Northbound Exit 131A and Southbound 131
  • the nation's longest-running RG
  • 24-hour hospitality
  • interesting speakers - Friday night and all day Saturday
  • new, larger games room open all weekend
  • karaoke - Friday night
  • craft session - Saturday afternoon
  • dj dance - Saturday night
  • multi-media swap - Sunday morning
  • very close to Metropark train station
  • hotel has well-equipped fitness center and indoor pool
  • free parking
  • register online or by mail
  • day rates available
Register Now!!
Annual Gathering (AG)
2016 Annual Gathering
Mensa's 2016 Annual Gathering
June 29-July 3, 2016
San Diego, California

National Events

Colloquium 2016
The Nature of Genetics: Flora, Fauna and the Future
June 28, 2016
(a one-day add-on to the 2016 Annual Gathering)
San Diego, California
Mind Games 2016
American Mensans get together to play and rate the latest board and card games over one spring weekend.
April 15-17, 2016
Chicago, Illinois
Looking Ahead
Future Annual Gatherings
  • 2017 AG -- Hollywood, Florida
  • 2018 AG -- Indianapolis, Indiana
Future Mind Games
  • 2017-- TBD

Nearby Regional Gatherings

Snowball XLII
Central New Jersey Mensa
March 18-20, 2016 Please note: This is not the usual first weekend in March!
Iselin, NJ -- Garden State Parkway, Northbound Exit 131A and Southbound 131
It's About Time...for an RG!
Delaware Mensa and Delaware Valley Mensa
November 6-8 2015
Runnemede, NJ
Winter Solstice RG
Central Pennsylvania Mensa
December 18 – 20, 2015
Bird-in-Hand, PA
Greater New York RG
May 2016
Mensa of Northeastern New York
Labor Day Weekend 2016
Albany, NY
Wicked Good! -- yet to be confirmed
Boston Mensa
October 2016

Monthly Gathering

CNJM holds a gathering each month on a variety of eclectic topics that have included: guitar-making, military police dog demonstration, NJ tombstone markings, revolutionary war mutinies, and quantum physics proving love (to name a few). These presentations are usually held on the 2nd Friday at 8:00 PM in the APA Hotel Woodbridge (formerly Woodbridge Hilton) in Iselin, NJ.

Members, guests, and potential members are all welcomed. Admission is now free.

At 6:30 PM (before the gathering) please join your Mensan peers for dinner and sparkling conversation at Le Cafe Metro...casual dining overlooking the hotel's lobby. Please join us for dinner, the program, or both.

Next gathering:

Special notice -- Dinner before the Gathering has resumed!

Friday, November 13 at 8:00 PM

Nathan Levy: Powerful Strategies for Helping Highly Capable People To Become Better Critical and Creative Thinkers

Bring your thinking caps and your funny bones!
Nathan Levy has spoken to adult groups in all 50 states, Asia, Europe, South America, North America, Israel, and Dubai. Most recently he spoke in New Zealand and in Copenhagen at the World Gifted Conference. Amongst his considerable qualifications, Nathan Levy has taught many gifted youth and served as a school principal. As a public speaker, he is highly in demand worldwide!

*** Mega Book Sale Alert***
As an author, Nathan Levy is quite prolific, having written more than 40 books. His most well-known titles are Stories With Holes and Creativity Day-by-Day. For more information, check out his web-page: After tantalizing our minds, there will be abundant books for sale. Many of these books will be ones written by Nathan Levy himself. In addition, he will also be bringing some of his top recommendations written by other authors.

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