• Pictured from left, Sherin Nicole, Aliza Greenblatt, Day Al-Mohamed, Sarah Pinsker, Jason Harris, and P. Djeli Clark discussed "Diversity in Genre" during a roundtable on August 23.
  • Happy Otakon 2014! Congrats to Nanyamka, our Otakon Matsuri contest winner who won a free copy of Avatar: The Promise!
  • Balticon 48 May 23-26, 2014
  • Pictured from left, writer Erica Satifka, editor Jonathan Landen (Daily Science Fiction), moderator Sarah Pinsker, and editors Scott Andrews (Beneath Ceaseless Skies), Neil Clarke (Clarkesworld Magazine), Norm Sherman (Drabblecast), and Bill Campbell (Mothership: Tales from Afrofuturism) discussed the current state of short fiction at a roundtable on March 22. Watch video of the panel.
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The Latest Word - as of 11/24/2014:

Special Events at BSFS:

Anime Social at BSFS on November 22, 2014 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. This is a day of anime watching, board gaming, manga reading, and just general hanging out. For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org

BSFS Book Discussion Group will be held on November 22, 2014 at 6:30pm inside the BSFS Building. Featured Book: The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman. For directions see http://www.bsfs.org/bsfsdrct.htm.

Miriam's Pot Luck Turkey Event at BSFS. November 27, 2014. For more info contact miriam at bsfs dot org (You must email and sign up in advance for this one)

Doctor Who Fans Meetup on December 7, 2014 3:00pm-5:00pm. Library Open. For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org

Film Night at BSFS. December 20 from 7:00-9:30pm. Selection of films sent to us by film makers for review for showing at Balticon, fun fan films and other movies our license allows. (This is a free screening)

Balticon Planning and BSFS Business Meetings:

The Balticon 49 Planning Meeting on December 13, 2014 at 7:00pm will be held inside the BSFS Building in the Highlandtown section of Baltimore. Drop on by to volunteer and contribute ideas. For directions see http://www.bsfs.org/bsfsdrct.htm

The Baltimore Science Fiction Society business and discussion meeting will be held at 8:30pm on December 13, 2014 inside the BSFS Building in the Highlandtown section of Baltimore. After the Meeting, Help Decorate the Holiday Dalek. See past efforts Here. For directions see http://www.bsfs.org/bsfsdrct.htm

Alphabet Soup Gaming Session at BSFS Building:

Open Gaming with library open. November 23 and Decemner 14. 12noon-6pm at BSFS. Contact donna at bsfs dot org for details.

Writers Circle at BSFS:
BSFS sponsors a Writing Circle 6:30-8:30pm usually meets every second and fourth Thursday of the month. Near term this means December 11th. This is a SF focused writing group. If you write check it out. At least Six stories work shopped at this writer's circle have been sold to pro markets. For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org

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