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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.
May Events - *All in-person meetings canceled until further notice. You can log-in to meetup (click
on box to the right) and leave a review or comment about this month's selections
(event details listed in alphabetical order, full details on group page)
Eight (Limbs) is Enough!
This month we investigate stories featuring spiders, octopus, and other creatures with 8 limbs.

  • Drawing A Crowd - Eight (Limbs) is Enough!, Wednesday, May 13, 2020
  • Face the Fiction - canceled until further notice
  • Films to Come - Entertainment discussion, Friday, May 15, 202
  • Heroes & Rogues - Curse of the Crimson Throne, Saturdays. Contact Todd @ todd@sfsnnj.com
    and learn more at http://heroesandrogues.boards.net/
  • Modern Masters -Children of Ruin (Children of Time #2) by Adrian Tchaikovsky, Thursday,May
    28, 202
  • Suspense Central - Children of Time by Adrian Tchaikovsky, Thursday, May 7, 2020
  • TSF! - Eight-legged Freaks! (2002), Tuesday, May 5, 2020

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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 Fun

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!
**In accordance with regulations and state mandates, all
in-person meetings will be canceled until further notice. Be
safe, be smart and hopefully we will be able to get together
again soon.**

We will most likely postpone missed topics to later dates in

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.