First Friday Minutes: November 6, 2020

First Friday Minutes: November 6, 2020 – ZOOM

Attending: Karen, Arlen, Richard Karsh, Erin, Kent, Lisa, Mem, Morland, Joe, Jack, Rosa, Richard, Sheila, Keith, Ted, Robyn, Cary, Tim, Dave, Jay, Liz

Presiding: Morland – 20:04

President’s Report: Eli-NTR

Vice President’s Report: Morland-NTR – Covid Free

Secretary’s Report: Jack- Minutes of previous Meeting posted to Facebook. And posted to Website!

Social Media Secretary’s Report: Robin-NTR

Treasurer’s Report: Lisa – We have less money. Pending expenses for uncashed checks.

Trustees Report: Karen/Mem/Richard Karsh – NTR

Book Committee: Cary/Erin/Eli – Will be distributing 2021 suggestions. Probably not worth getting books.

Insurance Committee: Kent- NTR

Photo Committee: Jack/Joe/Mem – NTR

Refreshments Committee: Self-supplied

COSine 2022: Arlen/Morland -CoChairs

Old Business:
Netflix account will allow watch party.
YouTube had problems.

New Business:

MHC Virtually – Some parts worked, some parts didn’t. Site was under attack. Used Karen, Zoom, Discord, and Twitch. 400+ fans showed up. People from around the world showed up. Remote readings, and pre-recorded readings streamed.
Maybe setup COSine with live hotel and remote guests
DC2021 is looking problematic.
Dystopia Curious
Kathy Bristol passed away: November 20th wake. Check Facebook event link.
Richard Karsh planning move to Eagle.
Telescopes are in use.

Next Meeting: December 4, 2020 – ZOOM
Book: Callahan’s Crosstime Saloon by Spider Robinson
January: The Martian by Andy Weir

Adjourn: 20:42

Book Discussion: Book: Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
Not a brilliant writer but good world creator
Reminiscing about the old e-arcade games
There is a musical of “The Last Star Fighter!” – 2004 – Unknown # of performances.
Calculus the Musical is real too.