Discussions and other Activities

Page Created:  06/30/12.  Last Updated:  11/15/18.
 
This is snapshot of what we do each month.  This includes the General Meeting and our smaller events like book and television discussions, video night get togethers, and other activities.  Some of these are held at area book stores.  Others are held at members' homes or elsewhere.  More information about each of these events can be found by clicking on the event (example:  FINAL FRONTIER).


 First Monday of each Month:   MONSTERS OF HORROR.
 
..........Horror Book Discussion Group, 8:00 PM.
..........Usually at Barnes & Noble Café.  Hackensack, New Jersey.
..........December Is Movie at Members' Home.  Waldwick, New Jersey.
..........Next Event:  December 3, 2018............Film: PERCY JACKSON / SEA OF MONSTERS
 
First Tuesday of each MonthFINAL FRONTIER
 
..........SF Television Discussion Group,  8:00 PM
..........Usually at Panera Bread.  Ramsey, New Jersey.
..........December Is Videos at Members' Home.  Waldwick, New Jersey.
..........Next Event:  December 4, 2018..........Viewers' Choice Genre Videos.
 
First Friday of each Month:  ARMCHAIR ODYSSEY
 
..........SF Television Viewing Group, 7:00 PM.
..........Members' Home.  Waldwick, New Jersey.
..........Next Video:  December 7, 2018...........LEGENDS OF TOMORROW, Season 2, Episodes 14 - 17.
 
Second Wednesday of each Month:   INFINITE IMAGES
 
..........Video Viewing Group (Various Locations),  7:00 PM.
..........Usually at Public Library.  Waldwick, New Jersey.
..........December Is at Members' Home.  Waldwick, New Jersey.
..........Next Video:   December 12, 2018...........VIRUS.
 
Second Saturday of each Month:   GENERAL MEETING.

..........Guest Speaker plus pre-meeting  Discussions.  Various Sites.
..........Next Meeting:  December 8, 2018.........Holiday Party / Pot Luck Dinner.
..........Bergen Highlands United Methodist Church.  Upper Saddle River, New Jersey.
....................6:00 PM:  Doors Open / Event Set Up.
....................7:15 PM:  Food Served (We Hope!).
 
Third Tuesday of each Month:  TOPIC DISCUSSION GROUP.
 
..........Discussion of Theme or Device in Book, Film, etc.,  8:00 PM.
..........November Venue:  Barnes & Noble Cafe.  Woodland Park, New Jersey.
..........[West Essex (formerly Versailles) Diner.  Fairfield, New Jersey is being remodeled.]
..........Next Discussion:  November 20, 2018..........Mountains, Hills, Plateaus & Highlands.
....................Optional Dinner:  No Dinner This Month.
 
Third Thursday of each Month:   FANTASTIC WORLDS BOOK GROUP.
 
..........Book Discussion of Current or Classic Work of Science Fiction, Fantasy or Horror.  Start Time:  7:30 PM.
..........Usually at Barnes & Noble Cafe.  Paramus, New Jersey.
..........November 15, 2018 Event Canceled Due to Threat of Inclement Weather.
..........December Is at Members' Home.  Waldwick, New Jersey.
..........Next Book:  December 20, 2018............Best Genre Books Read in 2018.
 
Fourth (or Fifth) Sunday of each Month:   WRITERS OF THE WEIRD.
 
..........Critique Group for Aspiring Authors.
..........Normal Time:  4:00 PM.
..........Member's Home (Phil & Pam).  Waldwick, New Jersey.
..........Next Workshop:  Sunday, November 25, 2018.

Variable, But Usually Second Saturday of Month Before General Meeting:  WRITERS' SPACE SALON.

..........Networking and Discussion Group w/Some Critique for Authors,
..........6:15 PM Pre Meeting Event at Venue of General Meeting.
..........Next Session: January 12, 2019 -  To Be Announced.
..........Bergen Highlands United Methodist Church.  Upper Saddle River, New Jersey.
 
Last Week Night of each Month:  DOUBLE STAR FILM DISCUSSION.
 
..........Discussion of Two  Science Fiction, Fantasy or Horror Films, 7:30 PM.
..........Food Court Alcove by 2nd Floor Elevators, Paramus Park Mall.  Paramus, New Jersey.
..........Next Discussion:  November 30, 2018..........Discussion:  THE FIFTH WAVE / WAR OF THE WORLDS (2005).

Floating Event:  SPECIAL ACTIVITY GROUP.
 
..........Days, Times, and Locations Vary by Event.
..........Next Event:  Sunday, November 11, 2018.
..........Christmas Dinner & Holiday Hang Oout
..........Members' Home, 3:00 PM.
..........Waldwick, New Jersey.

Floating Event:  WRITERS' SPACE SALOON.

..........Writers' Discussion Teleconference Via Google Hangouts.
..........Days & Times Vary by Event.
..........Next Weeknight Event:  Tuesday,  December 11, 2018, 7:30 PM:  Author Advances.
..........Next Weekend Event:  Sunday:  November 18, 2018, 12:30 PM:  Creating a YouTube Channel.

Floating Event:  ACROSS THE MULTIVERSE.
..........General Genre Discussion Teleconference Via Google Hangouts.
..........Days & Times Vary by Event.
..........Next Event:  Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 7:30 PM.