STM Groups (SIGS, STM²)

Our shared interest and outreach groups are where all the action takes place. Listed below are some of of the main ones. See your monthly newsletter or contact for details.

Brunch Bunch
A nice brunch at Earl Abel’s, 1201 Austin Hwy. Look for the Mensa sign on the table. Robin Rogers is the hostess as of May 2011.


Important Issues, Dialog & Discussion
On the last Sunday of month at  3:00 pm. Chips and soft drinks provided. BYOB if desired; smoking outside only; opinionated host for those who like a good tussle.
Movie & Games Night
Hosted on the fourth Friday at 7:00 pm, this event features cards, video games on the big screen, board games and good vibes. Bring a suggestion while you're at it! General rules apply. Feed the owl or bring what you like. Non-alcoholic beverages provided by host. Please indicate allergies, no ER trips!
Party on the Patio
PotP occurs every third Saturday, 5:00 pm at Hills ‘n Dales Ice House. Come try it if you've never been. Come back if you have. There, you can share snacks, games, conversation, stories, try different beers, and generally have a good time. For new members, this is also the place to go to meet many of the folks who can't make the monthly gathering.
Shoot SIG
On the fourth Saturday at 11:00 am, Bass Pro Shop Indoor range @ The Rim (17907 IH-10 West, San Antonio), you will find the Shoot SIG. The cost is $10 per half-hour. Ammo and targets may be purchased on site. You can also bring your own.
Pool with Bob & friends
Second Monday at 6:00 pm: pool SIG at Fast Eddies: Braun Road and 1604. 9910 W. Loop 1604 N., Ste 113. San Antonio, TX  ph (210) 680-6800. Grab your favorite stick and come play pool. Play time starts @ 6:00. Happy hour drink prices-full bar. Appetizers available. Learn, practice, or hot stick, this is the place for you.
For the socially-minded, STM offers ways for you to get involved towards the good of others.

Gifted & Talented
In addition to sigs and games, we also have places for those who enjoy applying their energy to social issues. For those interested teaching tomorrow's leaders and scholars, the Gifted & Talented program is a fine place to

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