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BSFS MEETINGS & SPECIAL EVENTS

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March 2017

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Read Across America Day
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• Writing Circle 6:30-8:30pm. SF Focused Writing Group. For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org
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• Balticon Planning Meeting 7:00pm

• BSFS Business Meeting 8:30pm

Beit Tikvah


[BOD Meeting at 4:30pm]
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• Alphabet Soup - Open Gaming:
12noon-6pm at BSFS. Contact donna at bsfs dot org for details
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Saint Patrick's Day
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• Martin Deutsch Memorial: All are invited to a commemoration and celebration of the life and works of Martin E. Deutsch, President of BSFS, to be held March 18, 2017 at the BSFS Building, 3310 East Baltimore Street, Baltimore Maryland. Gathering at 1:00pm. Presentations at 2:00pm. Building remaining open till 7:00pm+ for for celebration of his life. (or until people want to leave) The BSFS Building has been rebuilt bit by bit over time by Martin with help from his friends, so this is a most fitting site for a commemoration of his life in the science fiction community. Martin may have been taken from us by fate, but his works live on.


Film Night Canceled
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Equinox
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• Writing Circle 6:30-8:30pm. SF Focused Writing Group. For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org
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Regeneration Who
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• Anime Social at BSFS 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

• Book Discussion Group 6:30pm. Featured Book: Nine Princes in Amber by Roger Zelazny. Details contact bookdiscuss at bsfs dot org


• BSFS Social Meeting 8:00pm
Maryland Day
Regeneration Who
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• Alphabet Soup - Open Gaming:
12noon-6pm at BSFS. Contact donna at bsfs dot org for details


Regeneration Who
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April 2017

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• Balticon Planning Meeting 7:00pm

• BSFS Business Meeting 8:30pm

Beit Tikvah


With the passing of Martin Deutsch creating a vacancy in the officers of the Baltimore Science Fiction Society, the BSFS Board of Directors in accordance with the rules set fourth in Article 3 Sections 3 and 4 of the BSFS By-Laws calls an Election to be held April 8, 2017 toward the end of the normally scheduled BSFS Business Meeting. Also open for election that night is Office of Recording Secretary.
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• Alphabet Soup - Open Gaming:
12noon-6pm at BSFS. Contact donna at bsfs dot org for details
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First Night Sedar Pot Luck (Vegetarian or Meat) poultry, beef or lamb) dishes) All welcome to participate. 6 - 9 PM. RSVP: Miriam@bsfs.org
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Passover
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• Writing Circle 6:30-8:30pm. SF Focused Writing Group. For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org
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• Film Night at BSFS 7:00-10:30pm. Starting at 7:00pm with fan films till 8:00pm sharp and then a screening of Terry Gilliam's The Adventures of Baron Munchhausen. (1989 version in english this time) Come down and see the film on our 10 ft screen. People liked the 1943 version so much it rekindled interest in the 1989 version and it was great so we are running it this month.
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Easter
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• Anime Social at BSFS 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

• Book Discussion Group 6:30pm. Featured Book: Updraft by Fran Wilde (2015), last year's Compton Cook winner Fantasy. Details contact bookdiscuss at bsfs dot org


• BSFS Social Meeting 8:00pm
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• Alphabet Soup - Open Gaming:
12noon-6pm at BSFS. Contact donna at bsfs dot org for details
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• Writing Circle 6:30-8:30pm. SF Focused Writing Group. For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org
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May 2017

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• Writing Circle 6:30-8:30pm. SF Focused Writing Group. For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org
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• Balticon Planning Meeting 7:00pm

After BSFS Meeting Bring stuff out of storage to prep for BALTICON

• BSFS Business Meeting 8:30pm

Beit Tikvah
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Mother's Day
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Movie Night not held this month because of Balticon freight in building. Movie night returns next month.  
1:00pm to 5:00pm BALTICON Packing and prep
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Truck Loading for BALTICON starts at 12:00 Noon with unload at Hotel at 5:00pm plus...
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Unload truck at BSFS Morning plus.
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June 2017

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Clean Up at BSFS Post Balticon.
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• Writing Circle 6:30-8:30pm. SF Focused Writing Group. For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org
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• Balticon Planning Meeting 7:00pm

• BSFS Business Meeting 8:30pm
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Flag Day
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• Film Night at BSFS 7:00-10:30pm. Fun fan films and items our video  license allows us to show.
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Father's Day
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• Writing Circle 6:30-8:30pm. SF Focused Writing Group. For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org
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BSFS Picnic at Shelter 301 at Patapsico State Park. (Not in our building)

Book Discussion at the Picnick at 5:00pm will feature the book Barsk by Lawrence M. Schoen (2015) SF
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July 2017

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Independance Day
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Balticon Planning Meeting 7:00pm

• BSFS Business Meeting 8:30pm
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• Writing Circle 6:30-8:30pm. SF Focused Writing Group. For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org
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• Film Night at BSFS 7:00-10:30pm. Fun fan films and items our video  license allows us to show.
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• Anime Social at BSFS 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

• Book Discussion Group 6:30pm. Featured Book: July - Memory and Dream by Charles deLint (1994) Fantasy. Details contact bookdiscuss at bsfs dot org


• BSFS Social Meeting 8:00pm
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• Writing Circle 6:30-8:30pm. SF Focused Writing Group. For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org
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Book Club Books for Future Months:

August - In Conquest Born by C.S. Friedman (1986) SF









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