MITRE Bedford SF Group Fan Clubs


This list of Science Fiction fan clubs is mostly for the Boston area. Note that the International Federation of Trekkers, Starfleet, and Starfleet Command are all international fan clubs, independent of each other, but with very similar organizations, where each local chapter takes the name of a fictional Starfleet vessel. There are similar fan clubs for Romulans and Klingons, with no local chapters. Fan-run convention organizations are listed here, but commercial con companies are listed in the Stores file. The data here is not guaranteed to be current. Updates are welcome, to scifi@linus.mitre.org.

-- Dave McCabe
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Arisia, Inc.
1 Kendall Square, Suite 322
Cambridge, MA  02139
Computer Bulletin Board (617) 364-1576
Annual January con, Boston area

Baltimore Science Fiction Society
PO Box 686
Baltimore, MD  21203-0686
(410) JOE-BSFS
bsfs@access.digex.net (Please put Balticon & department on subject line.)
Balticon, annual con every March.

Boston in 1998  (Worldcon bid)
PO Box 98
Carlisle, MA  01741
(617) 646-7681
Boston98@world.std.com
Boston Convention Engineering Corporation (BCEC)

Boston in 1998 and Boston in 2001 are not affiliated with each other.

Boston in 2001  (Worldcon bid)
PO Box 1010
Framingham, MA  01701

BSTA  (Boston Star Trek Association)
PO Box  1108
Boston, MA 02103-1108
Sponsor annual con, Bash

Forever Knight Fan Club
PO Box 1228
Boston, MA  02130-0011
Sponsor annual con, Dead of Winter

The Gathering
PO Box 123
Aurora, CO 80040-0123
(303) 363-1792
Highlander fan club

The Gaylactic Network, Inc.
PO Box 127
Brookline, MA  02146

International Audience Alliance for Patrick Stewart (IAAPS)
PO Box 352
Berryville, VA  22611
Out of business as of July 95.  :-(
See:  Patrick Stewart Research Library
      Patrick Stewart Network (replaces IAAPS)
      Patrick Stewart Appreciation Society (UK)

International Federation of Trekkers (international HQ)
Russ Haslage
PO Box 3123
Lorain, OH  44052
(216) 246-6489

IFT chapters:

USS Coral Reef NFC-2139
50 Apple Hill Dr
Tewksbury, MA  01876

USS Delphinus NFC-9106
Sondra O'Brien
PO Box 4001
Portsmouth, NH  03802
(603) 679-1464

(end of IFT listings)

M.A.S.S.F.I.L.C. Inc.
Ellen Kranzer
18 Riverdale Street
Allston, MA  02134
(617) 254-0057
ekranzer@harvard.edu
Sponsor annual filking con

Massachusetts Magic Players Guild
Rick Silva
7 S Stone Mill Dr #532
Dedham, MA  02026
(617) 329-5478
(Role gaming club)

NESFA  (New England Science Fiction Association)
Box 809
Framingham, MA  01701-0203
Sponsor annual February Boston area con, Boskone
... check out the NESFA Web Page....
NESFA Clubhouse
504 Medford Street  (Lowell St near Broadway)
Somerville, MA
(617) 635-2311
May be obsolete in view of Framingham address

National Space Society
David Brandt
922 Pennsylvania Ave SE
Washington DC 20003
(202) 543-1900
nsshq@nss.org
Holds annual Space Development Conference

Boston NSS chapter:
5 Driftwood Rd
Acton, MA  01720
(617) 944-7027
bam.genesis.nred.ma.us

New England Roleplaying Organization (NERO)
Michael Ventrella
PO Box 377
Tannersville, PA 18372
(570) 420-5757
http://nerohq.com

Patrick Stewart Appreciation Society
c/o 38 Ashbourne Grove
Halifax, West Yorks HX1 4JU
England
Founded 6/95, replaces IAAPS.  Sanctioned.

Patrick Stewart Network
PO Box 4990
Riverside, CA  92514
USA
Founded 6/95, replaces IAAPS.  Non-sanctioned.

Patrick Stewart Research Library (PSRL)
Janet D'Airo
424 Higbie Lane
West Islip, NY  11795
After July 95, this is all that will remain of IAAPS (q.v.).

Peace -- The Adrian Paul Fan Club
12439 Magnolia Blvd #159
North Hollywood, CA  91607
(Star of Highlander TV show)

S.C.U.M.  (Science Fiction Conventioneers of UMass)
RSO Box 16, S.A.O.
University of Massachusetts
Amherst, MA  01003
Sponsors of annual NotJustAnotherCon

Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. (SCA)
Cliveden Chew Haas
PO Box 360743
Milpitas, CA  95036
More than 500 chapters, international

Star Trek Association of Towson, Inc.
PO Box 6809
Towson, MD  21285-6809
(410) 821-5563
Sponsor annual July Baltimore area Trek con, Shore Leave

Star Trek Welcommittee
PO Box 12
Saranac, MI  48881
caryther@aol.com
Office of the Chairman, and Convention Listing Coordinator:
Shirley Maiewski
481 Main Street
Hatfield, MA  01038

Starfleet (international HQ)
PO Box 24052
Belleville, Ill  62223-4052

Starfleet chapters:

Region 15 Coordinator
Rear Admiral Alan L. Ravitch
2312 Cromwell Hills Drive
Cromwell, CT  06416-1866

Shuttle Intrepid II
Frank Parker
PO Box 492
Chicopee, MA  01021

USS Atlantis
R. F. Nacaula, Jr.
737 Washington Street #8
S. Easton, MA  02375

USS Christa McAuliffe
Howard Cronson 
PO Box 990056
Boston, MA  02199

USS Hood
c/o  Cindi DeMidio
44-e Gillis Street
Nashua, NH  03060

USS Starseeker
John Gisetto, Sr.
100 New State Hwy 103
Raynham, MA  02767

USS Terranova
Michael Stratton
21 Winnhaven Dr
Hudson, NH  03051

(end of Starfleet listings)

Starfleet Command
R. Cawthon-Clark
PO Box 1180637
Casselbery, FL  32718

Starfleet Command chapters:

USS Clark NCC-3892A
Martin W. Clark
373 Forest Street
Rockland, MA  02370

USS Ronald E. McNair NCC-849D
Joyce Irvin
87 Burt St 3rd Fl
Dorchester, MA  02124

(end of Starfleet Command listings)

Erwin S. Strauss
Box 3343
Fairfax, VA  22038
(703) 2SF-DAYS
aka Filthy Pierre, publishes SF Convention Register

US Branch of U.N.I.T.
Paul S. Aldred
22 W Druid Hill Ave
Randolph, MA  02368
(617) 986-9952
(Dr Who)

US Branch of U.N.I.T. -- New Hampshire
Carol Ann Westover
3 S Main St #410
Concord, NH  03301
(603) 228-6115

WISHCON
500 Monroe Turnpike
Monroe, CT 06468
Send SASE for info on annual fan-run convention,
WishCon, held in Springfield MA at the Sheraton.
For hotel reservations call (413) 781-1010.
Convention info hotline:  (617) 986-TREK

X-Files Fan Club
PO Box 3138
Nashua, NH  03061-3138

Official X-Files Fan Club
411 North Central Avenue
Suite 300
Glendale, CA  91203

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Last updated: 01/29/2007