• 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 12/16/2014:

Special Events at BSFS:

BSFS Book Discussion Group will be held on December 27, 2014 at 6:30pm inside the BSFS Building. Featured Book the Short Story: "We are the Cloud" by Sam Miller at 6:30pm.

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)

Anime Social at BSFS will not be held in December. Join us in January for the Anime Social.

Doctor Who Fans Meetup on January 4, 2015 3:00pm-5:00pm. Library Open. For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org

Balticon Planning and BSFS Business Meetings:

The Balticon 49 Planning Meeting on January 10, 2015 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 January 10, 2015 inside the BSFS Building in the Highlandtown section of Baltimore. This is the 52nd Anniversary Meeting of the Founding of BSFS. See the Holiday Dalek before the decorations return to storage. 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. December 28th, January 11 and 25th of 2015. 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 January 8th and 22nd. This is a SF focused writing group. If you write check it out. At least Seven 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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