Next Meeting: March 3

Our next meeting will be Tuesday, March 3 from 2:30 – 4:00 PM in BIC 1630. Our agenda will include:

I.) Previous Events
A.) Movies/TV
B.) Gaming
C.) Other

II.) Upcoming Events:
A.) Chappie (3/05-06)
B.) COD CARES event (3/07)
C.) Other

III.) CODCON:
A.) Dice
B.) T-Shirts
C.) Food
D.) Events
E.) Volunteering
F.) Publicity
G.) Other

IV.) Other Stuff
A.) CosPlay Group
B.) Gossip/Rumors?/News

V.) After-Meeting Game: TBD

Feb. 17 Meeting Minutes

Sci-Fi/Fantasy Club Meeting Minutes
February 17, 2015
52 days until the start of CoDCON
I.) Previous Events:
A.) Movies
1.) Jupiter Ascending: Confusing as hell. So bad it might have been good
2.) Seventh Son: Not so much ‘so bad it might have been good’ as just bad
3.) Kingsmen: BEST. EVAR.
B.) Other?

II.) Upcoming Events:
A.) COD Cares Game Day (3/07)
We need games and GMs to run ‘em. Contact Doc ASAP if you can help out!
B.) Movies/TV?
*Chappie*–Sponsored film for March (3/05-06); watch e-mail and Facebook for times
C.) Sam Weller (Writers Read series) (3/03)
12:00 and 7:00 pm in BIC 2000
D.) Other?

III.) CODCON:
A.) Merchandise
1.) Dice: Chessex is a go!
2.) T-Shirts?: Green, not red. Need to check prices first, though.
B.) Food Vending
1.) Gaby got some leads on pizza vendors; Doc will follow up Friday
2.) Cafeteria will lend us equipment if we need it
C.) Volunteering
1.) WE NEED YOUR HELP! SIGN UP SOON!
2.) Doc will send out sign-up sheets via e-mail; contact him ASAP!
D.) Registration on our website is now live!
E.) Other:
1.) Unnamed L.A.R.P. event: GM is Kyler; call 815-970-5895; email kylerthemagicman@gmail.com
2.) SPREAD THE WORD—PASS OUT FLYERS!!!
3.) We get to do a Popcorn Wednesday on April 8 to publicize the con!

IV.) Other Stuff
A.) CosPlay Group’s Report: They’re preparing for CODCON’s bake sale!
B.) Advisor’s Report
C.) Gossip/News

V.) After-Meeting Game:

Next Meeting: Feb. 17

Our next meeting is Tuesday, Feb. 17 from 2:30 – 4:00 PM in BIC 1630. On the agenda:

I.) Welcome new members

II.) Previous Events:
A.) Movies
1.) Jupiter Ascending
2.) Seventh Son
3.) Kingsmen
B.) Other?

III.) Upcoming Events:
A.) COD Cares Game Day (3/07)
B.) Movies/TV?
C.) Sam Weller (Writers Read series) (3/03)
D.) Other?

IV.) CODCON:
A.) Merchandise
1.) Dice
2.) T-Shirts?
B.) Food Vending
C.) Volunteering
D.) Web site–Registration
E.) Other

V.) Other Stuff
A.) CosPlay Group
B.) Advisor’s Report
C.) Gossip/News?

VI.) After-Meeting Game?

Minutes from Feb. 3 Meeting

Sci-Fi/Fantasy Club Minutes
Feb. 3, 2015

I.) New Members?
David – S.A. Fair; Sci-Fi, Star Wars
Kyler – His GF mentioned, then FB; Fantasy, Firefly

II.) Previous Events:
A.) Movie/TV Reviews
1.) Strange Magic – Painfully Mediocre
2.) Project Almanac – Fairly interesting; predictable albeit competent.
3.) Predestination – Just a few theaters, but keeps the something of the Heinlein flavor (“…All You Zombies” story)
4.) TV
B.) Activities Fair: We had 3pgs of email addresses, but only one showed up?
C.) Other Activities?

III.) Upcoming Events:
A.) Movies:
1.) Jupiter Ascending/Seventh Son (2/05-6): Both are sponsored, but you can only get a ticket for ONE of them.
a.) For Thursday, Feb. 5: Jupiter Ascending, 8 PM; Seventh Son, 7 PM
b.) For Friday, Feb 6: Jupiter Ascending, 4:45 PM; Seventh Son, 5:30 PM
2.) Kingsmen (2/12- 13)
a.) For Thursday, Feb. 12: 8 PM
b.) For Friday, Feb. 13: 4:30 PM
B.) COD Cares Game Day (Saturday 3/07, 10am-6pm)
a.) We need volunteer GMs. Role-playing-, board, and video games are all welcome and needed.

                 b.) Target audience is 12-14 year old kids, so NO CARDS AGAINST HUMANITY. Munchkin is ok.
C.) Upcoming Cons
1.) Winter War (2/06-08, Champaign, IL)
2.) Marmalade Dog (2/06-08, Kalamazoo, MI)
3.) Capricon (2/12 – 15, Wheeling, IL)
D.) Other Events, etc?

IV.) CODCON
A.) Merchandise
1.) Dice – Steel-leaf/Gold type d6s
2.) T-Shirts? – Utilize website’s artwork!
B.) Food Service
1.) Outside Vendor? – If we do this it must be finalized NOW NOW NOW NOW NOW
(Ideal candidates need proper equipment, but can’t have corporate bureaucracy)
2.) In-House? – If we do this it must be finalized NOW NOW NOW NOW NOW
C.) Events: WE NEED SOME! Go on the website and submit!
D.) Website: Pretty functional now—go on and either register or see if you’re still registered.
E.) PUBLICITY!!!
1.) Every CODCON badge pays for one club movie ticket. Think about that.
2.) Contact and/or drop off flyers (Doc will have more soon) to:
a. Gaming Stores (Doc has a list)
b. Colleges that have gaming groups
c. Your old High School gaming club
d. Other area gaming clubs
3.) In short, SPREAD THE WORD!
F.) Volunteering: Doc will be bringing the Volunteer sheets to the next meeting; please give generously of your time!
G.) Other

V.) Other Stuff
A.) CosPlay Group Report: Meet every Wednesday from 2 – 5 PM in BIC 2818 (same room as last semester)
B.) Advisor’s Report
C.) News/Gossip
1.) Trailers for:
a. FANTASTIC FOUR
b. JURASSIC WORLD
c. TERMINATOR: GENISYS
d. TOMORROWLAND
2.) Gotham TV show to finish season with Joker teaser?
3.) Other DC heroes coming to TV:
a. Supergirl
b. Teen Titans
4.) New Daredevil TV show coming soon to Netflix

VI.) After-Meeting Game: None

NEXT MEETING: Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2:30 – 4:00 PM, BIC 1630.

Agenda for Feb. 3 Meeting

Our next meeting is Tuesday, Feb. 3 from 2:30 – 4:00 PM in BIC 1630. Our agenda will include:

I.) New Members?

II.) Previous Events:
A.) Movie/TV Reviews
1.) Strange Magic
2.) Project Almanac
3.) Others?
B.) Activities Fair
C.) Other Activities?

III.)Upcoming Events:
A.) Movies:
1.) Jupiter Ascending/Seventh Son (2/05-6): Both are sponsored, but you can only get a ticket for ONE of them.
2.) Kingsmen (2/12- 13)
3.) Others?
B.) COD Cares Game Day (3/07)
C.) Upcoming Cons
1.) Winter War (2/06-08, Champaign, IL)
2.) Capricon (2/012 – 15)
D.) Other Events, etc?

IV.) CODCON
A.) Merchandise
1.) Dice
2.) T-Shirts?
B.) Food Service
1.) Outside Vendor?
2.) In-House?
C.) Events
D.) Website
E.) PUBLICITY!!!
F.) Volunteering
G.) Other

V.) Other Stuff
A.) CosPlay Report
B.) Advisor’s Report
C.) News/Gossip

VI.) After-Meeting Game: TBA

Next Meeting: Feb. 3

Our next meeting will be on Tuesday, Feb 3 from 2:30 – 4:00 PM in BIC 1630.  On the agenda: plans for seeing either Jupiter Ascending or Seventh Son, reviews of the Activities Fair and other previous events, and some serious CODCON planning news!  Hope you can join us!

First Meeting of Spring 2015

Our first meeting for the 2015 Spring Semester will be on Tuesday, Jan. 20 from 2:30 – 4:00 PM in BIC 1630.  We’ll be discussing previous events, looking ahead to new movies and games coming soon, and planning for CODCON, our annual gaming con (being held April 10 – 12; go to http://www.codcon.com for more details).  Hope you can join us!

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