Story last updated at 1/14/2009 - 10:49 am
The Un-Mensa-bles are the current Juneau World Affairs Council (JWAC) World Quest champions. The 2008 event attracted 134 participants (18 teams) who answered questions about current events, geography, history, and culture. The 2008 winning team from left to right, Sally Schlichting, Bob King, Mary Watson, Jeff Gnass, John Schlicting, Linda Kruger, and David Watson. Watson family canine, Poppy, is also pictured. Challengers are organizing teams for World Quest 2009. The fun competition will take place Friday Jan. 23 from 6:30-10 p.m. at Centennial Hall. World Quest is sponsored by the Juneau World Affairs Council. The evening includes a buffet dinner, no host bar, silent auction and dessert auction. Tickets are $50 for adults and $25 for students under 21 accompanied by a parent or guardian and are available at Hearthside Books and at the door. Call 957-0335 for information.