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Phandemonium Book Club – 2013 Hugo Best Novel

Phandemonium Book Club continues its tradition of reading the Hugo winner for Best Novel. When the winner is named, we’ll post an update. We will be meeting at WindyCon 40. The convention is being held on November 8-10, 2013. It will be held at… Westin Lombard Yorktown Center 70 Yorktown Center Lombard, IL 60148 The…

Phandemonium Book Club – “Libriomancer”

In preparation for Windycon, we’re reading “Libriomancer” by its Author Guest of Honor, Jim C. Hines. We’ll be discussing the book on September 22 at 7:00pm at: Cosi 1740 Sherman Ave Evanston, IL Have some good food, a fun discussion, and be able to show off for your friends at Windycon!

Phandemonium Book Club – July Update

For the July book club, we’ve choosen three of the Hugo-nominated novellas. The stories are… “After the Fall, Before the Fall, During the Fall” by Nancy Kress (Tachyon Publications) “The Emperor’s Soul” by Brandon Sanderson (Tachyon Publications) “The Stars Do Not Lie” by Jay Lake (Asimov’s, Oct-Nov 2012) Being a member of the LoneStarCon 3…

Phandemonium Book Club – Hugo-nominated Novellas

For the July book club, we’re going to choose three of the Hugo-nominated novellas. The exact nominees will be selected at the June 2 book club meeting. Being a member of the LoneStarCon 3 entitles you to the Hugo Voter Packet. This should include all the selected stories. We’ll be discussing the stories on July…

Phandemonium Book Club – “Bug Jack Barron”

In honor of one of this year’s Worldcon GoHs, we are reading “Bug Jack Barron” by Norman Spinrad. This novel was nominated for a Hugo Award in 1970. We’ll be meeting on Sunday, June 2, at our normal time and location, 7pm at… Cosi 1740 Sherman Ave Evanston, IL

Ides of Phandemonium – Brixie’s

We’re returning to Brixie’s on Pi Day 2013 (3.14.2013). Why not join us? They have great beer, great bourbon, and, of course, bacon. What more could you want? As usual, we’ll meet at 7:00pm. See you there! Brixie’s Saloon 9526 Ogden Ave Brookfield, Illinois

Ides of Phandemonium – Post-Con Edition!

It’s Ides of Phandemonium time again! Come out on Friday, 2/15, for an evening of food and fun at RAM Restaurant & Brewery. It’s just across Milwaukee Ave from the Westin. It’s a Zombie Goat Party! We have 6:30pm reservations. The address is… 700 N Milwaukee Avenue Wheeling, IL 60090 Click here for more information.…

Phandemonium Book Club – “Dragonsong”

We’ll be meeting on Sunday, March 17, to discuss “Dragonsong”. Is there a better way celebrate St. Patrick’s Day than to discuss a Pern novel by Irish-American author, Anne McCaffrey? We don’t think so! It’s the first book in her Harper Hall trilogy. We’ll be meeting at our normal time and location, 7pm at… Cosi…

Phandemonium Euchre Club – April 2013

Want to keep those Euchre skills sharp? Euchre club will be meeting on Sunday, April 21, 2013, at 5:00pm. We’ll be at our regular location: The Grafton Pub 4530 N. Lincoln Ave. Chicago, Illinois

Goat Droppings – Winter 2012 Edition

The Winter 2012 edition of Goat Droppings is here! All the latest news about Capricon 33: Artificial Intelligence, plus the other great Phandemonium activities. Take a look, before you miss out on the fun. Highlights include: The Capricon 33 Geek Prom The Midwinter Faire Catan North American Championships 2013 Qualifier … plus much, much more!…