Year: 2016

January 6, 2017 Meeting

So this time of year is busy as we get ready to run COSine. We plan to meet at the hotel. Details will be posted here. Our book is My Real Children by our author Guest of Honor Jo Walton.

December 9th, 2016

The December meeting will NOT be on the first Friday of the month, this being an “a” month (ah-december). It will be held at 8pm on the second Friday, December 9th, at our usual location at 1245 Allegheny Drive. Check

November 4, 2016 Meeting

For November we typically will meet earlier than usual to enjoy dinner and a movie. Pizza will be provided, but please bring some other goodies to share pot-luck style. We’ll be meeting at the home of Karen and Erin Jordan.

October 7, 2016 Meeting

The October meeting will be held at 8pm on October 7th, at our usual location at 1245 Allegheny Drive. Check the Directions tab for a map. For October we will be reading the winner of the 2016 Hugo Award for

August 5, 2016 Meeting

This month’s book is Emergence by David Palmer. The first part was originally published in Analog in 1981, with a followup in 1983. These parts were combined in a novel published by Bantam in 1984, and the book was nominated

Minutes for April 1, 2016

Called to Order: 8:19 PM Presiding: Ted Monogue Attending: Jack Heneghan, Mary Morman, Cary Quinn, Richard Karsch, Don Pelton, Terry Adams, Robin Monogue, Erin Jordan, Karen Jordan, Joe Sokola, Kent Bloom, Robyn Montgomery, Ray Hutton, Rick Ayers, Ted Monogue President’s

July 4, 2016 Meeting

First Friday Fandom has a long tradition of holding a 4th of July barbecue and potluck. Breaking tradition, the meeting will be held on July 4th, which isn’t even a Friday! We’ll meet in the afternoon around 2pm at our

June 3, 2016 Meeting

First Friday Fandom will be meeting at 8pm on June 3rd at our usual location at the home of Kent Bloom and Mary Morman. This month’s book will be another novel that didn’t win the Hugo when it was nominated.

May 6, 2016 Meeting

First Friday Fandom will be meeting at 8pm on May 6 to discuss another of our “Hugo Losers”. We don’t want to imply that the books are losers, because every one of them was nominated for a Hugo. They just

April 1, 2016 Meeting

It’s no joke — the next meeting of First Friday Fandom will be at 8pm on April 1st, despite it being an “A” month. Continuing with our theme of books nominated for the Hugo that didn’t actually win, we will