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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.  Just show up and have a good time.
December Events - *All in-person meetings canceled thru the end of the year. You can log-in to
meetup (click on box to the right) and leave a review, comment or start a discussion about this
month's selections or join one of our zoom discussions*
(event details listed in alphabetical order, full details on group page)
Holiday Cheer!
This month is all about finding holiday cheer and being thankful for the little things! Happy Holidays!

  • Drawing A Crowd - Holiday in Comics and Media Tie-Ins, Wednesday, December 9, 2020
  • Face the Fiction - canceled until further notice
  • Films to Come - Entertainment discussion, Friday, December 18, 2020 *on-line discussion*
  • Heroes & Rogues - Curse of the Crimson Throne, Saturdays. Contact Todd @ todd@sfsnnj.com
    and learn more at http://heroesandrogues.boards.net/
  • Modern Masters - No title for November
  • Suspense Central - Sherlock Holmes and the Christmas Demon by James Lovegrove, Thursday,
    December 3, 2020
  • TSF! - No selection for December
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calendar of all SFSNNJ events,
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SFSNNJ Upcoming Themes & Events
SFSNNJ Face the Fiction Events & Guests

February 17, 2019 - Gallery Talk: Memories
of Les Paul with Jim Eigo
1:15pm, Mahwah Museum

April 27, 2019 - Spring Fling Dinner
Peppercorns Restaurant, Park Ridge, NJ

August 19, 2019 - Author Talk w/ Martha
Reid Paradis
7pm, Oradell Library

September 9, 2019 - Bruce Springsteen and
His Layered Lyrics, A Lecture by Professor
Prudence Jones
7 pm, Oradell Public Library

December 14, 2019 - Holiday Dinner/Guest
Ted A. Bohus
Brookdale Community Room, Teaneck, NJ
SFSNNJ Themes for 2019

January - Music in Genre

February - Won't You Be My Neighbor?

March - Caribbean Dreams

April - Scene of the Crime

May - The Spice of Life: India

June - Weird, Weird West

July - Shiver Me Timbers! Pirates!

August - Deep, Dark Magic

September - Getting There is Half the

October - Hello Darkness My Old Friend

November - Strange Politics

December - Holiday Shenanigans
SFSNNJ Themes for 2020

January - Lost & Found:
The lost, the mysterious,
the missing, the hiding....this month we take a look at
Lost & Found. Abandoned colonies - think Roanoke -
forgotten worlds, lost worlds and all of the mysteries
they hold.

February - China: From Ancient Imperial
China to Modern Middle Kingdom
: ancient,
imperial China through today's modern middle
kingdom. The grand, mysterious dynasties of China.

March - Third Times A Charm!: third time's a
charm! Freshman and sophomore efforts can lead to
a great third. Some pretty awesome trilogies are to
be found. We look at those #3 in a series offerings.

April - Paranormal Physicians: we take a look at
the doctors whose patients are missing something...a
heartbeat. Even the undead and supernatural need a

May - Eight (Limbs) is Enough!: we investigate
stories featuring spiders, octopii, and other creatures
with 8 limbs.

June - The Myth-ing Link: Mythology in Genre
Fiction: Greeks, Romans, Norse, old stuff, new stuff,
the possibilities are all over the place. Myths in genre.

July - Collecting A Debt: Gotta pay your bills...or
face the consequences. Sometimes a good deal turns
out to have hidden debts. Make sure you read the
contract before you sign.

August - Bizarre Invasions: Space Invasions!
Nosy neighbor invasions! Invasions of the bizarre and
weird! Preppers get ready!

September - We're Taking On Water! S.O.S.
Sinking ships, under water goings on - think finding a
prehistoric 'thought to be extinct' creature wreaking
havoc - under water labs, sunken ships...
all things under water.

October - Halloween
All things creepy, crawly and Halloween

November - Girls Just Wanna Have Fun!
Girls having fun - whether it's good fun, bad fun -
doesn't matter. Girls are owning fun.

December - Holiday Fun
**Due to continued health and safety issues, we will not meet in
person thru the end of the year**

We do have a few zoom discussions - Films to Come
link can be found at our meetup site and on our sfsnnj mail

We will reschedule missed topics to later dates in 2021.

Until we are able to meet in-person again, you can log-in to our
meetup group and leave a review, recommendation or comment
about this month's selections. We can
discuss on-line.