Discussions and other Activities

Page Created:  06/30/12.  Last Updated:  04/02/19.
 
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.
..........Barnes & Noble Café.  Hackensack, New Jersey.
..........Next Event:  May 6, 2019............SOME GIRLS BITE by Chloe Neill.
 
First Tuesday of each MonthFINAL FRONTIER
 
..........SF Television Discussion Group,  8:00 PM
..........Panera Bread.  Ramsey, New Jersey.
..........Next Event:  May 7, 2019..........Fall 2018 Genre Television Season Update, Part 1
 
First Friday of each Month:  ARMCHAIR ODYSSEY
 
..........SF Television Viewing Group, 7:00 PM.
..........Members' Home.  Waldwick, New Jersey.
..........Next Video:  May 3, 2019...........THE BIG BANG THEORY, Season 11, Episodes & Special Features.
 
Second Wednesday of each Month:   INFINITE IMAGES
 
..........Video Viewing Group (Various Locations),  7:00 PM.
..........Public Library.  Waldwick, New Jersey.
..........Next Video:   May 8, 2019...........Special Eyewear Reveals Hidden Aliens Among Us.
 
Second Saturday of each Month:   GENERAL MEETING.

..........Guest Speaker plus pre-meeting  Discussions.  Various Sites.
..........Next Meeting:  May 11, 2019.........Adam Hadhazy, Science Writer..
..........Bergen Highlands United Methodist Church.  Upper Saddle River, New Jersey.
....................6:15 PM:  Writers' Space Saloon Discussion:  The Tourist Point of View.
....................6:30 PM:  Ice Nine Discussion:  Coolest News & Happenings.
....................8:00 PM:  Slide Show & Q & A about ExoPlanets.
 
Third Tuesday of each Month:  TOPIC DISCUSSION GROUP.
 
..........Discussion of Theme or Device in Book, Film, etc.,  8:00 PM.
..........March Venue: Barnes & Noble Cafe. Little Falls, New Jersey.
..........Next Discussion:  May 21, 2019..........Class Conflict.
....................No Pre-Meeting Dinner in May.
 
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.
..........Barnes & Noble Cafe.  Paramus, New Jersey.
..........Next Book:  May 16, 2019............WINTER by Marissa Meyer.
 
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, April 28, 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: May 11, 2019 -  The Tourist Viewpoint.
..........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:  April 30, 2019..........Discussion:  HALLOWEEN 2018 / HALLOWEEN 1978.

Floating Event:  SPECIAL ACTIVITY GROUP.
 
..........Days, Times, and Locations Vary by Event.
..........Next Event:  Saturday, April 6, 2019.
..........HELIOSphere Science Fiction Convention
..........DoubleTree Hotel.
..........Tarrytown, New York.

Floating Event:  WRITERS' SPACE SALOON.

..........Writers' Discussion Teleconference Via Google Hangouts.
..........Days & Times Vary by Event.
..........Next Weeknight Event:  Tuesday,  May 14, 2019, 7:30 PM:  Author - Spread the Word.
..........Next Weekend Event:  Sunday:  May 19, 2019, 12:30 PM:  Writing Black Characters.

Floating Event:  ACROSS THE MULTIVERSE.
..........General Genre Discussion Teleconference Via Google Hangouts.
..........Days & Times Vary by Event.
..........Next Event:  Sunday, April 28, 2019, 12:30 PM.