BSFS, Inc.

BSFS MEETINGS & SPECIAL EVENTS

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ALL PUBLIC FUNCTIONS INSIDE BSFS BUILDING (with the exception of library organizing committee doing social distance) ARE CANCELED FOR NOW TO AVOID POSSIBLE SPREAD OF COVID-19 VIRUS. WE WILL REVIEW RESUMING PUBLIC EVENTS AT BSFS AS WE GO ALONG. SOME BALTICON AND BSFS MEETINGS ARE TELECONFERENCE SEE DETAILS BELOW.




August 2020

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• Library Organizing Meeting: From 12:00 Noon to 4 pm. [Due to covid-19 register to volunteer by email eflack at bsfs dot org] Volunteers needed to performing various activities that improves the organization of the bsfs library collection, such as adding current and new books to the digital library website, removing duplicates from the library and sorting through book donations. Stop by to volunteer. Bring your laptop to do web based data entry. Details email eflack at bsfs dot org
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• Balticon Planning Meeting 7:00pm (May be Teleconference only)

• BSFS Business Meeting 8:30pm. (May be Teleconference only)
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• Alphabet Soup. Board Gaming from 12:00 Noon til 5:00pm. (Canceled) Board gaming using the Hal Haag Memorial game collection. For more info contact artb at bsfs dot org
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• Writing Circle 6:30-8:30pm. SF Focused Writing Group. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html) For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org
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• Film Night at BSFS 8:00-10:30pm. (canceled) Fun fan films and items our video license allows us to show.
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• Digital Gaming Event at BSFS. Play and learn about console and computer games. 2:00 PM till 5:30 PM. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html) For more information contact matthew at bsfs dot org
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National Aviation Day
National Aviation Day on Orville Wright's Birthday
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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. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html)For more info contact anime at BSFS dot org

• Book Discussion Group 6:30pm. Featured Book: Ivory Apples by Lisa Goldstein; Details contact bookdiscuss at bsfs dot org
(Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html)
• BSFS Social Meeting 8:00pm+ (CANCELED)
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• Alphabet Soup. Board Gaming from 12:00 Noon til 5:00pm. (canceled) Board gaming using the Hal Haag Memorial game collection. For more info contact artb at bsfs dot org
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• Writing Circle 6:30-8:30pm. SF Focused Writing Group. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html) For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org
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•   Tabletop Role-Playing Game Event. 1-5pm. Our Tabletop Roleplaying Games (RPGs) meetup! We will be rotating through various tabletop Sci Fi RPGs. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html) You are welcome if you love Tabletop RPG's. We will be running for all levels and will have premade characters available. We will run as many games as we have players to fill. For more details contact Matthew at bsfs dot org
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September 2020

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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• Library Organizing Meeting: From 12:00 Noon to 4 pm. Volunteers needed to performing various activities that improves the organization of the bsfs library collection, such as adding current and new books to the digital library website, removing duplicates from the library and sorting through book donations. Stop by to volunteer. Bring your laptop to do web based data entry. Details email eflack at bsfs dot org
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labor 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.
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• Alphabet Soup. Board Gaming from 12:00 Noon til 5:00pm. Board gaming using the Hal Haag Memorial game collection. For more info contact artb at bsfs dot org
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• Film Night at BSFS 8:00-10:30pm. Fun fan films and items our video license allows us to show.


Rosh-Hashanah
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• Digital Gaming Event at BSFS. Play and learn about console and computer games. 2:00 PM till 5:30 PM. For more information contact matthew at bsfs dot org
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Equinox
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• Writing Circle 6:30-8:30pm. SF Focused Writing Group. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html) For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org
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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: A Memory Called Empire by Arkady Martine. Details contact bookdiscuss at bsfs dot org

• BSFS Social Meeting 8:00pm+
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• Alphabet Soup. Board Gaming from 12:00 Noon til 5:00pm. Board gaming using the Hal Haag Memorial game collection. For more info contact artb at bsfs dot org


•   Tabletop Role-Playing Game Event. 1-5pm. Our Tabletop Roleplaying Games (RPGs) meetup! We will be rotating through various tabletop Sci Fi RPGs. You are welcome if you love Tabletop RPG's. We will be running for all levels and will have premade characters available. We will run as many games as we have players to fill. For more details contact Matthew at bsfs dot org
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Yom Kippur
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October 2020

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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First Day of Sukkot
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• Library Organizing Meeting: From 12:00 Noon to 4 pm. Volunteers needed to performing various activities that improves the organization of the bsfs library collection, such as adding current and new books to the digital library website, removing duplicates from the library and sorting through book donations. Stop by to volunteer. Bring your laptop to do web based data entry. Details email eflack at bsfs dot org
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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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Leif Erickson Day
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• Balticon Planning Meeting 7:00pm

• BSFS Business Meeting 8:30pm.
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• Alphabet Soup. Board Gaming from 12:00 Noon til 5:00pm. Board gaming using the Hal Haag Memorial game collection. For more info contact artb at bsfs dot org
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Indigenous People's Day
Indigenous People's Day
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Capclave Con
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• Film Night at BSFS 8:00-10:30pm. Fun fan films and items our video license allows us to show.

Capclave Con
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• Digital Gaming Event at BSFS. Play and learn about console and computer games. 2:00 PM till 5:30 PM. For more information contact matthew at bsfs dot org

Capclave Con
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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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Baltimore ComicCon
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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: A Memory Called Empire by Arkady Martine. Details contact bookdiscuss at bsfs dot org

• BSFS Social Meeting 8:00pm+

Baltimore ComicCon
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•   Tabletop Role-Playing Game Event. 1-5pm. Our Tabletop Roleplaying Games (RPGs) meetup! We will be rotating through various tabletop Sci Fi RPGs. You are welcome if you love Tabletop RPG's. We will be running for all levels and will have premade characters available. We will run as many games as we have players to fill. For more details contact Matthew at bsfs dot org

• Alphabet Soup. Board Gaming from 12:00 Noon til 5:00pm. Board gaming using the Hal Haag Memorial game collection. For more info contact artb at bsfs dot org

Baltimore ComicCon
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Haloween


November 2020

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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• Library Organizing Meeting: From 12:00 Noon to 4 pm. Volunteers needed to performing various activities that improves the organization of the bsfs library collection, such as adding current and new books to the digital library website, removing duplicates from the library and sorting through book donations. Stop by to volunteer. Bring your laptop to do web based data entry. Details email eflack at bsfs dot org

Daylight Savings Time Changes
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Election Day
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• Alphabet Soup. Board Gaming from 12:00 Noon til 5:00pm. Board gaming using the Hal Haag Memorial game collection. For more info contact artb at bsfs dot org
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Veterans 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.
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• Digital Gaming Event at BSFS. Play and learn about console and computer games. 2:00 PM till 5:30 PM. For more information contact matthew at bsfs dot org
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• Film Night at BSFS 8:00-10:30pm. Fun fan films and items our video license allows us to show.
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• Alphabet Soup. Board Gaming from 12:00 Noon til 5:00pm. Board gaming using the Hal Haag Memorial game collection. For more info contact artb at bsfs dot org
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Turkey Day
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ChessieCon


American Indian Heritage Day
American Indian Heritage Day
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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: A Memory Called Empire by Arkady Martine. Details contact bookdiscuss at bsfs dot org

• BSFS Social Meeting 8:00pm+
ChessieCon
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•   Tabletop Role-Playing Game Event. 1-5pm. Our Tabletop Roleplaying Games (RPGs) meetup! We will be rotating through various tabletop Sci Fi RPGs. You are welcome if you love Tabletop RPG's. We will be running for all levels and will have premade characters available. We will run as many games as we have players to fill. For more details contact Matthew at bsfs dot org


ChessieCon
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December 2020

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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• Library Organizing Meeting: From 12:00 Noon to 4 pm. Volunteers needed to performing various activities that improves the organization of the bsfs library collection, such as adding current and new books to the digital library website, removing duplicates from the library and sorting through book donations. Stop by to volunteer. Bring your laptop to do web based data entry. Details email eflack at bsfs dot org
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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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Dradle Spin
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• Balticon Planning Meeting 7:00pm

• BSFS Business Meeting 8:30pm.
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• Alphabet Soup. Board Gaming from 12:00 Noon til 5:00pm. Board gaming using the Hal Haag Memorial game collection. For more info contact artb at bsfs dot org
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• Film Night at BSFS 8:00-10:30pm. Fun fan films and items our video license allows us to show.
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• Digital Gaming Event at BSFS. Play and learn about console and computer games. 2:00 PM till 5:30 PM. For more information contact matthew at bsfs dot org
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Solstice
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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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Mid Winter Holiday
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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: TBD. Details contact bookdiscuss at bsfs dot org

• BSFS Social Meeting 8:00pm+
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•   Tabletop Role-Playing Game Event. 1-5pm. Our Tabletop Roleplaying Games (RPGs) meetup! We will be rotating through various tabletop Sci Fi RPGs. You are welcome if you love Tabletop RPG's. We will be running for all levels and will have premade characters available. We will run as many games as we have players to fill. For more details contact Matthew at bsfs dot org


• Alphabet Soup. Board Gaming from 12:00 Noon til 5:00pm. Board gaming using the Hal Haag Memorial game collection. For more info contact artb at bsfs dot org
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New Year's Eve




















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