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Game and Video days at the Clubhouse have resumed. For now, NESFA and Boskone Business Meetings, as well as our Wednesday night get-togethers, will remain via Zoom.
In addition to the activities listed here, some NESFA members gather at the clubhouse almost every Wednesday evening to work, socialize, and play games (often 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 will be emptied every two weeks on Mondays (except on Tuesday when Monday is a holiday).
Please leave a clear path to the dumpster and plenty of clear space around it on pickup days.
Upcoming dumpster emptying dates are Nov 21, Dec 5, Dec 19, Jan 2, Jan 16, Jan 30, Feb 13, Feb 27, Mar 13, Mar 27, Apr 10, Apr 24, May 8, May 22, Jun 5, and Jun 19.
The clubhouse will be cleaned by professional cleaners on the first Friday of every month until further notice. If the date changes, we will send an email notification to the nesfa-active mailing list.
Please schedule your activities so as not to interfere with their work.
Upcoming clubhouse cleaning dates are January 6, February 3, March 3, April 7, May 5, June 2, July 1, August 5.
NESFA Reading Group Book: Gateway by Frederick Pohl.
The discovery of Gateway, a hollowed out asteroid containing the space station of a long gone or dormant alien civilization complete with hundreds of working alien spaceships that can travel FTL, brought forth a cadre of humans who set out to explore the galaxy while searching for valuable resources on distant planets and the technologies of extra solar civilizations.
Buckle up and join in we discuss Robinette 'Bob' Broadhead's prospecting adventures through an uncaring universe that is filled with death, despair, and, for those lucky few, untold and unimagined riches.At the clubhouse.