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imagination lives!  Always free, always fun!
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Membership in the Science Fiction Society of Northern New Jersey is always free of charge, and there are no dues, duties, or
obligations to our members.  All events are completely free and open to the general public thanks to our relationships with
generous host locations.
November - Super Science/Mad Scientists
The super.  The sinister.  The insane.  This month we take a look at super science and the mad
scientists behind the theories and experiments.  From Dr. Sam Beckett in Quantum Leap to Dr. Julius No,
let's look at mad scientists.

  • That's Science Fiction! -  Tarantula (1955),Tuesday, November 3, 2015, 7pm, Hillsdale Library,
    Hillsdale, NJ
  • Face the Fiction - How to Self Publish Your Book with authors Carol Karels & Barry
    Sheinkopf, Saturday, November 21, 2015, 2:00pm, Mahwah Library, Mahwah, NJ
  • Suspense Central - Frankenstein by Mary Shelley, Monday, November 16, 2015, 8pm, Whole
    Foods Food Court, 300 Bergen Town Center, Paramus, NJ *please note date change for
  • Drawing A Crowd -  Super Science/Mad Scientists, Wednesday, November 18, 2015, 7pm,
    Hawthorne Library, Hawthorne, NJ *PLEASE note date change for November.  Library is closed for
    Veterans Day on our usual second Monday, so we need to push back one week for November*
  • Films to Come - Movie/TV discussion, Friday, November 20, 2015, 7:30 pm, Panera Ramsey,
    Ramsey, NJ
  • Modern Masters -Emporer Mollusk vs. the Sinister Brain by A. Lee Martinez, Friday, November
    27, 2015, 8:00pm, Panera, Ramsey, NJ *optional pre-meeting dinner from 7-8pm
  • Heroes & Rogues:  Fist Full of C-bills - Journey continues Saturday, November 28, 2015,
  • 2:30pm (Please contact Todd @ heroes@sfsnnj.com for location, directions)
  • Themes of the Fantastic -  Super Science/Mad Scientists, Tuesday, November 24, 2015, 8pm,
    Wayne Library, Wayne, NJ
  • Special Interest - December guest, Matt Manochio will at the Barnes & Noble in Somerville, NJ,
    6pm for a book signing.

Always free!  Always fun!
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SFSNNJ Themes for 2015

January - NY State of Mind

February - The Gunpowder Plot

March - Devil Inside

April - They're Baaaack!  The 80's

May - It Came From the Dirt!

June - Revenge

July - Famous People and Their Children

August - Body Counts

September - Superheroes

October - Nightmare Under My Bed

November - Super Science/Mad Scientists

December - Holidays
SFSNNJ Themes for 2016

- Hugo Award Winners

February - Failure to Launch:  Romantic

March - Spells and Chrome

April - What If?

May - Anonymous

June - Mystery/Who Dunnit

July - Gone But Not Forgotten

August -  Asia

September - Revisit

October - Halloween

November - Heaven & Earth
For a month-at-a-glance
calendar of all SFSNNJ events,
click on the meetup icon below
SFSNNJ Face the Fiction Guests &
Events 2015

January - New Year Meet & Greet
Saturday, January 10, 2015 6:30pm

February - King of Games Day
Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 3:00pm
*cancelled due to inclement weather

March - King of Games Day reschedule
Saturday, March 14, 2015

April - author Gregg Schwartzkopf

May - Takes a break for Mother's Day
weekend/returns in June

June - Campfire Tales Pt 2

July - Special Activity Dinner/MB&G

August - King of Games Day

September - Hitchcock Double

October - author Jim Wright:  Ghosts
of Ramapo

November - Super Science/Mad
Scientist Readings

December - Holiday Dinner/Guest
author Matt Manochio
SFSNNJ Upcoming Themes
& Events
November Face the Fiction
How to Self Publish Your Book
with local authors Carol Karels & Barry Sheinkopf

Day:  Saturday, November 21, 2015
Time:  2:00pm
Place:  Mahwah Library Large Meeting Room

According to a survey published in the New York a
Times, 82% of people feel they have a book in
them...and should write it.  Local-area authors
Carol Karels and Barry Sheinkopf will discuss their
experience in getting their own books published.

This talk is for aspiring, new, and published
authors who are considering independent
publishing, or anyone interested in books/reading!  
The discussion will include the importance of
editing, design, printing, distribution, and
Coming in December....Holiday Dinner with guest
Matt Manochio.  Mr. Manochio is the author
of Dark Servant (Samhain Publishing), about St.
Nick's dark companion, Krampus.  Perfect!

When:  Saturday, December 19, 2015
Time:  6:00pm
Where:  Lutheran Church of the Redeemer
55 Wyckoff Avenue, Ramsey, NJ, 07446