First Friday Minutes: May 1, 2020 – Zoom
Attending: Eli, Cait, Karen, Arlen, Richard Karsh, Erin, Kent, Lisa, Mem, Morland, Joe, Jack, Rosa, Richard, Sheila, Keith
Presiding: Eli 20:13
President’s Report: We are having a meeting.
Vice President’s Report: Morland is VP-NTR
Secretary’s Report: Minutes of previous Meeting posted to Facebook. And posted to Website!
Social Media Secretary’s Report: NTR
Treasurer’s Report: Lisa – We have money. Club will continue to pay for Zoom for the nonce.
Trustees Report: NTR
Book Committee: We have books through December.
Insurance Committee: NTR
Photo Committee: NTR
Refreshments Committee: Self-supplied
We need to wait to verify about Corona conditions until we decide to hold COSine 2021.
We will drown aliens in pool.
Hotels may be flexible depending on circumstances
Make decision at July Meeting.
Maybe send out status message to potential attendees and let them know what we are thinking about for 2021.
Don is doing OK
Virtual Movie Meeting under discussion.
Authorize club to pay for a year of zoom – passed by acclamation.
What do we want to do for 4th? Move to Labor Day or Christmas? Need to discuss.
Zoom less that $200 for year.
SpaceX launching lots of rockets
Soon US will have manned rockets again.
Comic Book Day is NOT on Saturday. Postponed to a later date.
Arlen posted link to Theater Production – good this weekend
Next Meeting: June 5, 2020, Zoom
Book: Dragon Sport by Jane Yolen
Book Discussion: Parafaith War – LE Modesitt
Anglican vs Episcopalian
Some biases visible
Nathan Lowell has a new book out.
The answer is 42.
Archive.org flooding e-markets with ebooks. Authors not getting paid.
Audiobooksynch.com has audio books.
Tor.com Little Free Library by Naomi Kritzer