Discussions and other Activities

Page Created:  06/30/12.  Last Updated:  01/19/18.
 
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.
..........Barnes & Noble Café.  Hackensack, New Jersey.
..........Next Event:  February 5, 2018............FROST BURNED by Patricia Briggs.
 
First Tuesday of each MonthFINAL FRONTIER
 
..........SF Television Discussion Group,  8:00 PM.
..........Panera Bread.  Ramsey, New Jersey.
..........Next Event:  February 6, 2018..........Fall 2018 Genre TV Season Update.
 
First Friday of each Month:  ARMCHAIR ODYSSEY
 
..........SF Television Viewing Group, 7:00 PM.
..........Members' Home.  Waldwick, New Jersey.
..........Next Video:  February 2, 2018...........CLASS, Season 1, Episodes 1 - 4.
 
Second Wednesday of each Month:   INFINITE IMAGES
 
..........Video Viewing Group (Various Locations),  7:00 PM.
..........Public Library.  Waldwick, New Jersey.
..........Next Video:   January 10, 2018...........Star Wars Parody by Mel Brooks.
 
Second Saturday of each Month:   GENERAL MEETING.
 
..........Guest Speaker plus pre-meeting  Discussions.  Various Sites.
..........Next Meeting:  February 10, 2018..........Cidney Hue, Film Maker.
..........Bergen Highlands United Methodist Church.  Upper Saddle River, New Jersey.
....................6:15 PM:  Writers' Space Salon:  To Be Announced.
....................6:30 PM:  Ice Nine: Coolest News & Events.
....................8:00 PM:  Talk with Q & A by Speaker.
 
Third Tuesday of each Month:  TOPIC DISCUSSION GROUP.
 
..........Discussion of Theme or Device in Book, Film, etc.,  8:00 PM.
..........West Essex (formerly Versailles) Diner.  Fairfield, New Jersey.
..........Next Discussion:  February 20, 2018..........Starship Captains
....................Optional Dinner at Park West Diner....................6:30 PM.
 
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:  February 15, 2018............HEROINE COMPLEX by Sarah Kuhn.
 
Fourth (or Fifth) Sunday of each Month:   WRITERS OF THE WEIRD.
 
..........Critique Group for Aspiring Authors.
..........Normally 4:00 PM.  Summer Start Time:  3:00 PM.
..........Member's Home.  Waldwick, New Jersey.
..........Next Workshop:  Sunday, January 28, 2018.

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

..........Networking and Discussion Group w/Some Critique for Authors,
..........Normally:  6:15 PM Pre Meeting Event at Venue of General Meeting.
..........Next Session: February 10, 2018 -  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:  January 31, 2018..........Discussion:  SPACEBALLS / GALAXY QUEST.
 
Floating Event:  SPECIAL ACTIVITY GROUP.
 
..........Days, Times, and Locations Vary by Event.
..........Next Event:  Saturday, January 20, 2018, 7:00 PM.
..........The Best Genre Books, Comics, Films, TV & More of 2017.
..........Members' Home.
..........Waldwick, New Jersey.

Floating Event:  WRITERS' SPACE SALOON.

..........Writers' Discussion Teleconference Via Google Hangouts.
..........Days & Times Vary by Event.
..........Next Event:  Sunday, January 21, 2018, 12:30 PM:  Managing Your Time.

Floating Event:  ACROSS THE MULTIVERSE.
..........General Genre Discussion Teleconference Via Google Hangouts.
..........Days & Times Vary by Event.
..........Next Event:  Wednesday, January 17, 2018.