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.




September 2020

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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 library at bsfs dot org
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labor day
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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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• Balticon Planning Meeting 7:00pm (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html)

• BSFS Business Meeting 8:30pm. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html)
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• Alphabet Soup. Board Gaming. Canceled due to Covide 19 situation. For more info contact artb at bsfs dot org
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• Film Night at BSFS. Canceled due to Covid-19 situation.


Rosh-Hashanah
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• Digital Gaming Event at BSFS. Play and learn about console and computer games. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html) 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 watch party. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html). For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org

• Book Discussion Group 6:30pm. Featured Book: A Memory Called Empire by Arkady Martine. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html) Details contact bookdiscuss at bsfs dot org

• BSFS Social Meeting 8:00pm+
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• Alphabet Soup. Board Gaming. Canceled due to covid-19 situation. For more info contact artb at bsfs dot org


•   Tabletop Role-Playing Game Event. 1-5pm. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html) 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

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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 library 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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Leif Erickson Day
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• Balticon Planning Meeting 7:00pm (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html)

• BSFS Business Meeting 8:30pm. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html)

• Launch Party for Zero-Day Rising, the final book of the BetterWorld cyberpunk trilogy 4-5 pm on the Zoom Server see teleconference details HERE. Join Author T.C. Weber as he talks about the book, give readings, answer questions, and more.
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• Alphabet Soup. Canceled due to Covid-19 situation. For more info contact artb at bsfs dot org

• (Second Live Zoom Event for this Book) Launch Party for Zero-Day Rising, the final book of the BetterWorld cyberpunk trilogy 7-8 pm on the Zoom Server followed by Discord Chat. See teleconference details HERE. Join Author T.C. Weber as he talks about the book, give readings, answer questions, and more.
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Indigenous People's Day
Indigenous People's Day
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Capclave Con
Capclave will be a virtual event this year.
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• Film Night at BSFS. Canceled due to Covid-19

Capclave Con
Capclave will be a virtual only event this year.
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• Digital Gaming Event at BSFS. Play and learn about console and computer games. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html) 2:00 PM till 5:30 PM. For more information contact matthew at bsfs dot org

Capclave Con
Capclave will be a virtual Con only this year.
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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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Baltimore ComicCon
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• Anime Social at BSFS from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. This is a anime watchparty. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html) For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org

• Book Discussion Group 6:30pm. Featured Book: Feed by Mira Grant. 2021 Balticon's GoH Seanan McGuire writing under her secret identity. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html) 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. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html) 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. Canceled due to Covid-19 situation. 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 library at bsfs dot org

Daylight Savings Time Changes
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Election Day
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• Alphabet Soup. Board Gaming. Canceled due to Covid-19 situation. 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. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html) For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org
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• Balticon Planning Meeting 7:00pm (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html)

• BSFS Business Meeting 8:30pm. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html)
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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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• Film Night at BSFS. Canceled due to Covid 19 situation.
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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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ChessieConChessiecon Online only.


American Indian Heritage Day
American Indian Heritage Day
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• Anime Social at BSFS from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Watch Party (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html). For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org

• Book Discussion Group 6:30pm. Featured Book: Hope and Red by Jon Skovron. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html) Details contact bookdiscuss at bsfs dot org

• BSFS Social Meeting 8:00pm+ Canceled due to Covid-19 situation.
ChessieCon ChessieCon is online only.
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•   Tabletop Role-Playing Game Event. 1-5pm. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html) 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
ChessieCon is Online Only.
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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 library 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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Dradle Spin
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• Balticon Planning Meeting 7:00pm (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html)

• BSFS Business Meeting 8:30pm. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html)
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• Alphabet Soup. Board Gaming. Canceled due to Covid-19 situation. For more info contact artb at bsfs dot org
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• Film Night at BSFS. Canceled due to Covid-19 situation.
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• Digital Gaming Event at BSFS. Play and learn about console and computer games. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html) 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. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html) 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 watch party. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html). For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org

• Book Discussion Group 6:30pm. Featured Book: Into the Black by Evan Curie a roaring space opera with modern bent. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html) Details contact bookdiscuss at bsfs dot org

• BSFS Social Meeting 8:00pm+
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•   Tabletop Role-Playing Game Event. 1-5pm. (Teleconference event only. For connection details seeindex.html) 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. Canceled due to Covid-19 situation. For more info contact artb at bsfs dot org
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New Year's Eve


January 2021

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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New Year's Day
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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 library at bsfs dot org
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• Balticon Planning Meeting 7:00pm (Teleconference event only. For connection details see index.html)

• BSFS Business Meeting 8:30pm. (Teleconference event only. For connection details see index.html)
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• Alphabet Soup. Board Gaming. Canceled due to Covid-19 situation. 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 see index.html) For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org
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• Film Night at BSFS. Canceled due to Covid-19 situation.
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• Digital Gaming Event at BSFS. Play and learn about console and computer games. (Teleconference event only. For connection details see index.html) 2:00 PM till 5:30 PM. For more information contact matthew at bsfs dot org
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martinlutherking
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• Anime Social at BSFS from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. This is a watch party. (Teleconference event only. For connection details see index.html). For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org

• Book Discussion Group 6:30pm. Featured Book: TBA  (Teleconference event only. For connection details see index.html)  Details contact bookdiscuss at bsfs dot org

• BSFS Social Meeting 8:00pm+
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• Alphabet Soup. Board Gaming. Canceled due to Covid-19 situation. 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 see index.html) For more info contact BSFSEvents at BSFS dot org
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•   Tabletop Role-Playing Game Event. 1-5pm. (Teleconference event only. For connection details see index.html) 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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