In Times to Come
Please report any errors, and any relevant events which are not listed but are in or near New England or otherwise of interest to NESFA® members, to calendar@nesfa.org.
In addition to the activities listed here, some NESFA members gather at the clubhouse almost every Wednesday evening to work, socialize, and play games (usually Dominion). The building is almost always open between 6 pm and 10 pm on Wednesday evenings, and often later.  When the weather is inclement, please call 617-625-2311 to make sure that there are people at the clubhouse before showing up.
The dumpster is emptied every second Monday (except Tuesday after some holiday Mondays).
Please leave a clear path to the dumpster, and plenty of clear space around it on pickup days.
Upcoming dumpster pickup dates are Sep 29, Oct 13 & 27, Nov 10 & 24, Dec 8 & 22, Jan 5 & 19, Feb 2 & 16, Mar 2, 16, & 30, Apr 13 & 27, May 11 & 26 (Tuesday), and Jun 8 & 22.
The clubhouse is cleaned on Friday every fourth week by professional cleaners.
Please schedule your activities so as not to interfere with their work.
Upcoming clubhouse cleaning dates are Oct 17, Nov 14, Dec 12, Jan 9, Feb 6, Mar 6, Apr 3, May 1 & 29, and Jun 26.
NESFA events are highlighted like this.
Extraordinary and exceptional events, dates, and reminders are highlighted like this.

Sep 17–21, 2014, IlluXCon 7 in Altoona, PA.

Sep 26–28, 2014 Falcon 2014 in Stamford CT. (gaming)

Sep 26–28, 2014 FenCon XI in Dallas, TX.

Sep 27, 2014 Media Day, 10 am to 10 pm, at the clubhouse.

Sep 27–28, 2014 Robercon in Binghamton, NY.

Sep 28, 2014 Other Meeting, 2 pm, at the Broomhead & Szczesuil residence.  Pot luck.  Felines in residence.
        Close of nominations for the Fellowship of NESFA.

Oct 3–5, 2014 CONtraflow IV in Kenner, LA (near New Orleans).

Oct 3–5, 2014 Archon 38 in Collinsville, IL.

Oct 3–5, 2014 Anime USA in Washington, DC.

Oct 4, 2014 Library cataloguing work session, 2 pm to whenever, at the clubhouse.

Oct 5, 2014 Boskone Space Allocation meeting, 1 pm, followed by
        Business Meeting, 2 pm at the clubhouse.

Oct 10–12, 2014 Capclave 2014 in Gaithersburg, MD.

Oct 11, 2014 Games Day noon to midnight at the clubhouse.

Oct 12, 2014 Media Day, 10 am to 10 pm, at the clubhouse.

Oct 12–17, 2014 Viable Paradise XVIII on Martha's Vineyard, MA. (writers)

Oct 14, 2014, 7:30 pm, Arisia corporate meeting at the clubhouse.

Oct 15, 2014 IM collation, 6 to 8 pm at the clubhouse.

Oct 17–19, 2014 Another Anime Con in Manchester, NH.

Oct 18, 2014 Clubhouse cleaning work session, 10 am to whenever, at the clubhouse.

Oct 20, 2014 Game Night 6:30 to 10:30 pm at the clubhouse.

Oct 22, 2014 Close of voting for the Fellowship of NESFA.

Oct 25, 2014 8:30 am to 5 pm, Boston Book Festival in Copley Sq., Boston, MA.  NESFA will participate.

Oct 26, 2014 Halloween party, 4 to 8 pm, at the clubhouse.

Oct 29, 2014 MCFI Annual Meeting, 7 pm, at the NESFA clubhouse.

Oct 31, 2014 Movie Marathon, 6 pm to 11 pm at the clubhouse.

Oct 31–Nov 2, 2014 GalaxyCon 2014 in Las Vegas, NV postponed to some time in 2015.

Oct 31–Nov 2, 2014 TusCon 41 in Tucson, AZ.

Oct 31–Nov 2, 2014 Furpocalypse in Cromwell, CT.

Nov 1, 2014 Indie Game Day noon to midnight at the clubhouse.

Nov 1–2, 2014 Rhode Island Comic Con in Providence, RI.

Nov 2, 2014, 2 am EDT End daylight saving time. Change clocks back to 1 am EST, so that you won't be too early for the meeting this afternoon.

Nov 2, 2014 Boskone meeting, 1 pm EST, followed by
        Business Meeting, 2 pm at the clubhouse.

Nov 4, 2014 Fellowship Banquet; time and place to be determined.

Nov 6–9, 2014 World Fantasy Convention 2014 in Crystal City, VA.

Nov 7–9, 2014 Orycon 36 in Portland, OR.

Nov 7–9, 2014 New England Crime Bake 2014 in Dedham, MA.

Nov 12, 2014 IM collation, 6 to 8 pm at the clubhouse.

Nov 13–16, 2014 Bouchercon 2014 in Long Beach, CA. (mystery)

Nov 14–16, 2014 Bakuretsu Con 2014 in Colchester, CT. (anime)

Nov 14–16, 2014 SFContario 5 in Toronto, ON.

Nov 15–16, 2014 Alternicon 2014 in Boston, MA.

Nov 21–23, 2014 Philcon 2014 in Cherry Hill, NJ.

Nov 28–30, 2014 Loscon 41 in Los Angeles, CA.

Nov 30, 2014 Other Meeting, 2 pm, at the Hertel residence in Andover, MA.  There be cats here, and this is a kosher household.  Also, there will be football on TV at 4:30 pm.

Dec 5–7, 2014 Smofcon 32 in Manhattan Beach, CA.

Dec 13, 2014 Games Day noon to midnight at the clubhouse.

Dec 14, 2014 Boskone meeting, 1 pm, followed by
        Business Meeting, 2 pm at the clubhouse.

Dec 25, 2014 IM collation, noon, followed by
        Games Day 2 pm to midnight at the clubhouse.

Dec 31, 2014, 6 pm, New Year's Eve celebration and Other Meeting, at the Kovalcik residence in Newton, MA.  Please do not arrive before 6 pm.  No activity at the clubhouse on New Year's Eve.

Jan 16–19, 2015 Arisia '15 in Boston, MA.

Feb 5–8, 2015 Templecon 2015 in Warwick, RI.

Feb 6–8, 2015 Potlatch 24 in Seattle, WA.

Feb 6–15, 2015 Boston Science Fiction Film Festival & Marathon in Somerville, MA.

Feb 13–15, 2015 Boskone 52 at the Westin Waterfront in Boston, MA.

Guest of Honor: Robin McKinley
Official Artists: Charles Lang and Wendy Snow-Lang
Special Guest: Robert K. Wiener, FN
Featured Filkers: Maya & Jeff Bohnhoff

Feb 19–22, 2015 Total Con 28 in Mansfield, MA.

Feb 26–Mar 1, 2015 Intercon O in Chelmsford, MA.

Mar 6–8, 2015 FOGcon 5 in Walnut Creek, CA.

Mar 8, 2015, 2 am EST Begin daylight saving time.  Set clocks forward to 3 am EDT.

Mar 7–10, 2015 25th Anniversary World Horror Convention 2015 in Atlanta, GA.

Mar 27–29, 2015 Conbust 2015 in Northampton, MA.

Mar 27–29, 2015 TYNECON III: the Corflu (The 32nd Corflu) in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.

Mar 28–29, 2015 Conference on Middle Earth 2015 in Albany, NY.

May 15–18, 2015 Costume-Con 33 in Charleston, SC. (costume)

Jun 5–7, 2015 AnthoCon in Portsmouth, NH.

Aug 19–23, 2015 Sasquan, the 73rd World Science Fiction Convention, in Spokane, WA.

Oct 2–4, 2015 Archon 39 in Collinsville, IL.

Oct 8–11, 2015 Bouchercon 2015 in Raleigh, NC. (mystery)

Nov 5–8, 2015 World Fantasy Convention 2015 in Saratoga Springs, NY.

Feb 19–21, 2016 Boskone 53 at the Westin Waterfront in Boston, MA.

Aug 17–21, 2016 MidAmeriCon II, the 74th World Science Fiction Convention, in Kansas City, MO.