wcsfa.org https://wcsfa.org volunteer-run, registered, non-profit society, dedicated to the exploration and promotion of the science fiction, fantasy and games culture in BC. Sun, 30 Jun 2019 17:44:16 +0000 en-CA hourly 1 https://wcsfa.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/CompactBoomBox_v01-150x150.png wcsfa.org https://wcsfa.org 32 32 2019 WCSFA Summer Silent Auction https://wcsfa.org/2019/06/2019-wcsfa-summer-silent-auction/ https://wcsfa.org/2019/06/2019-wcsfa-summer-silent-auction/#respond Fri, 14 Jun 2019 19:00:19 +0000 http://wcsfa.org/?p=924 The WCSFA Summer Silent Auction is here! Help us raise much-needed funds by bidding on some awesome geeky goodies

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Pop-Up Bookshop, 2019 https://wcsfa.org/2019/05/pop-up-bookshop-2019/ https://wcsfa.org/2019/05/pop-up-bookshop-2019/#comments Mon, 13 May 2019 21:06:50 +0000 http://wcsfa.org/?p=904 We're well into 2019, spring has sprung, and it's time to dive back into our fundraising activities. First up, we will be bringing back our popular Pop-Up Bookshops.

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Valentine’s Special – WCSFA Anthology + VCON 43 https://wcsfa.org/2019/02/valentines-special-wcsfa-anthology-vcon-43/ https://wcsfa.org/2019/02/valentines-special-wcsfa-anthology-vcon-43/#respond Fri, 01 Feb 2019 20:30:58 +0000 http://wcsfa.org/?p=857 This Valentine’s Day, treat your “twu wuv” to a 3-day weekend VCON membership PLUS a copy of the West Coast Science Fiction Association’s first short story anthology at a 40% discount over full price. Available ONLINE ONLY through to FRI, FEB 15, 2019 at 12:00 PM (an extra half day for all those who tend to forget to get a present on…
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Cover Reveal! POWER: In the Hands of One, In the Hands of Many https://wcsfa.org/2018/08/cover-reveal-power-in-the-hands-of-one-in-the-hands-of-many/ https://wcsfa.org/2018/08/cover-reveal-power-in-the-hands-of-one-in-the-hands-of-many/#respond Sun, 19 Aug 2018 19:05:58 +0000 http://wcsfa.org/?p=828 A year ago, the idea was brought to the WCSFA team to produce a fundraiser anthology. Many of our members are writers and artists, so we thought this was the perfect opportunity to promote our members’ work as well as raise money for the organization to continue putting on great events like VCON. Now, we’re…
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Fantastic Questions and Where to Find Them https://wcsfa.org/2018/07/fantastic-questions-and-where-to-find-them/ https://wcsfa.org/2018/07/fantastic-questions-and-where-to-find-them/#respond Tue, 03 Jul 2018 17:00:06 +0000 http://wcsfa.org/?p=814 Please leave all Holy Hand Grenades at home. The West Coast Science Fiction Association presents a nerdy evening of British Sci-fi and fantasy themed trivia in support of VCON 42. Are you a Hoopy Frood who always knows where their towel is, or a gender-swapping timelord with an affinity for bow ties? Do you always…
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Popup Bookshop & BBQ – New Westminster https://wcsfa.org/2018/06/popup-bookshop-bbq-new-westminster/ https://wcsfa.org/2018/06/popup-bookshop-bbq-new-westminster/#respond Sun, 24 Jun 2018 04:23:09 +0000 http://wcsfa.org/?p=806 An event for lovers of books and bbq! The West Coast Science Fiction Association (WCSFA) is holding a used book sale in New Westminster on July 28th – Good deals on used science fiction and fantasy books from a huge collection of authors. In addition to the bookshop, if the weather isn’t bad, we will also…
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2018 Annual General Meeting https://wcsfa.org/2018/06/2018-annual-general-meeting/ https://wcsfa.org/2018/06/2018-annual-general-meeting/#respond Wed, 13 Jun 2018 19:00:43 +0000 http://wcsfa.org/?p=793 To: All current WCSFA members and interested parties From: West Coast Science Fiction Association Board of Directors Purpose 2018 AGM – reports from 2017/18 board, elections: VCON 43 chair, directors. Date SAT, JUNE 30, 2018 Start Time 2:00 PM – doors open 1:30 pm for sign-up, sign-in, and proxy registration End Time 4:00 PM – followed by…
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PopUp Bookshop – Abbotsford https://wcsfa.org/2018/05/popup-bookshop-abbotsford/ https://wcsfa.org/2018/05/popup-bookshop-abbotsford/#respond Wed, 23 May 2018 23:33:12 +0000 http://wcsfa.org/?p=776 Calling all science fiction and fantasy book lovers! The West Coast Science Fiction Association (WCSFA) is holding a used book sale on August 25th. Find good deals on used science fiction and fantasy books from your favourite authors. Funds raised from the sale will help offset the cost of WCSFA events including VCON, a volunteer-organized, general…
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We need your used books! https://wcsfa.org/2018/05/we-need-your-used-books/ https://wcsfa.org/2018/05/we-need-your-used-books/#respond Wed, 23 May 2018 18:55:38 +0000 http://wcsfa.org/?p=779 Do you have any books sitting on your shelves that you’ve read and that you’d love to find a new home for? Or how about books lurking in your to-be-read pile that you probably aren’t going to read? If you do, we want them – we are planning a used book sale as a fundraising event…
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Photo and Video Contest https://wcsfa.org/2018/02/photo-video-contest/ https://wcsfa.org/2018/02/photo-video-contest/#respond Mon, 26 Feb 2018 20:06:09 +0000 http://wcsfa.org/?p=764 Attention WCSFA members! We are currently on the hunt for photos and videos from previous WCSFA events, particularly VCON. We’re pretty confident that there are probably hundreds of photos and videos of past costume contests, dances, book launches, panels, games and what have you lurking in the dark recesses of smartphones, SD cards, CD’s, floppy…
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