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Welcome to the cyberspace home of the USS Adamant, a chapter of STARFLEET International. We are based in the Montgomery County PA area but we have members from all around the Southeastern PA area. We are a Star Trek, Sci-Fi and science based fan club that likes to have fun and meet new people. Learn more About Us by exploring our cyber home port and then Beam Aboard for adventure and fun!

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UPCOMING EVENTS


See our Calendarcalendar of events page for more info on these & other events.

OCTOBER 2021 EVENTS

10.8-10 Sci Fi Valley Con in Altoona, PA
10.9 USS Adamant Zoom Virtual Trivia Night – 7-10p
10.23 USS Adamant Zoom Virtual Meeting & a Movie – 7-10p
10.29-31 Chiller Theatre in Parsippany, NJ
10.30 Geek Fest Faire Fall 2021 in Woodbury NJ
10.30 USS Adamant Zoom Halloween Movie Night – 6-10p

NOVEMBER 2021 EVENTS

11.6 USS Adamant Zoom Virtual Trivia Night – 7-10p
11.19-21 Philcon 2021 in Cherry Hill, NJ
11.20 USS Adamant Zoom Virtual Meeting & a Movie – 7-10p


CHAPTER NEWS


HAPPY ANNIVERSARY! to the USS Adamant for celebrating 25 years as a chapter of STARFLEET this September 2021! May we have calm seas for another 25 years!!

CONGRATS! The USS Adamant has won 2020 Website of the Year in the STARFLEET Region 7 Annual Awards!

CoronApocalypse! Unfortunately the current Covid-19 Pandemic is putting a cramp in our in-person events. Beginning in May 2020 and until further notice, our in-person events will be online Zoom Video gatherings. Many conventions have been cancelled, rescheduled for later or gone virtual, so please check their website for the latest news and then check again often. Remember to adjust your hotel reservations accordingly.


SCI-FI NEWS


The Center Seat: 55 Years of Star Trek documentary series to premiere in November

Oct-25-2021

The History Channel is set to premiere the new ten-part documentary series The Center Seat: 55 Years of Star Trek on November 5th at 10 pm ET/PT. Directed by Brian Volk-Weiss, produced by Nacelle Company, and narrated by Gates McFadden (Dr. Beverly Crusher on Star Trek: The Next Generation), the series will run the first four episodes on History Channel, prior to moving over to the network’s streaming service History Vault for the final six episodes. READ MORE


Review: Star Trek: Prodigy Season 1 Episode 1 “Lost & Found”

Oct-28-2021

Star Trek: Prodigy, the brainchild of Kevin and Dan Hageman (Trollhunters), claims to be a kids show – indeed, the first Star Trek kids program since Star Trek: The Animated Series in the 1970s. But Prodigy feels like it’s on track to become something much more than “just a kids show”. Indeed, it only rarely feels like a kids’ show. The 45-minute pilot “Lost & Found” boasts striking visuals, a charming cast of diverse characters, and most importantly, a heart that will surely strike home with children and adults. READ MORE


ST-Lower DecksLower Decks Mid-Season Trailer Debuts, See What’s In Store for the Rest of Season 2

Sept-8-2021

The second season of Star Trek: Lower Decks is currently streaming on Paramount+ and series creator Mike McMahan dropped the trailer for its second half during the Star Trek Day live streaming event on Wednesday. The mid-season trailer gives us a look at what’s in store for the final five episodes of season two. READ MORE


Strange New Worlds Cast Revealed, Including Legacy Characters

Sept-8-2021

The cast of Star Trek: Strange New Worlds has been revealed. Joining Anson Mount (Captain Christopher Pike), Rebecca Romijn (Una Chin-Riley/Number One) and Ethan Peck (Spock), will be Babs Olusanmokun as Dr. M’Benga, Christina Chong as La’an Noonien Singh, Celia Rose Gooding as Cadet Nyota Uhura, Jess Bush as Nurse Christine Chapel, Melissa Navia as Lt. Erica Ortegas, and Bruce Horak as Hemmer. The announcement was made during the Star Trek Day Strange New Worlds panel. READ MORE


SHORT TREKS Season 2 Now Streaming For Free (in the U.S.)

Aug-19-2021

The complete second season of Star Trek: Short Treks is now streaming for free on the CBS All Access YouTube channel. The second season of the series was comprised of six episodes including “Q&A” which starred Anson Mount, Ethan Peck, and Rebecca Romijn, “The Trouble with Edward” with Anson Mount, Rosa Salazar, and H. Jon Benjamin, “Ask Not” with Anson Mount, Ethan Peck, and Rebecca Romijn, the animated episodes “Ephrain and Dot” and “The Girl Who Made the Stars,” along with the Star Trek: Picard prequel “Children of Mars.” READ MORE


ST: PicardDiscovery and Picard win big at the 2021 Saturn Awards

Oct-27-2021

The Star Trek franchise had a big night at the 46th annual Saturn Awards on Tuesday night, picking up three awards for Star Trek: Discovery and Star Trek: Picard. The third season of Discovery beat out the first season of Picard for Best Science Fiction TV Series and Doug Jones (Saru) won for Best Supporting Actor on Television, while Picard’s Patrick Stewart (Jean-Luc Picard) won for Best Actor on Television. READ MORE


ST-DiscoveryDiscovery Wins Emmy for Outstanding Visual Effects

Sept-13-2021

Star Trek: Discovery has won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Visual Effects for the third season episode “Su’Kal”. Discovery was nominated for four technical Emmy Awards by the Television Academy this year… Outstanding Special Visual Effects In A Single Episode, Outstanding Period And/Or Character Makeup (Non-Prosthetic), Outstanding Prosthetic Makeup, and Outstanding Sound Editing For A Comedy Or Drama Series (One Hour). READ MORE


Hayden Christensen Is Returning to Star Wars in ‘Ahsoka’ Series

Oct-29-2021

Hayden Christensen is to join the cast of Disney+’s latest live-action Star Wars series, Ahsoka. The actor will reprise his role of Anakin Skywalker, aka Darth Vader, in the show, which will see Rosario Dawson star as Jedi Knight survivor Ahsoka Tano. As previously reported, Christensen will also appear in Disney+’s Obi-Wan Kenobi series with Ewan McGregor. READ MORE


The Mandalorian Season 3 May Repeat One of the Star Wars Prequel’s Biggest Mistakes

Oct-28-2021

With two seasons of The Mandalorian in the books, it’s clear that the show has been a complete success for the Star Wars franchise. However, the series looks to be changing course for foreseeable future. Hopefully, fans will get to see some of Grogu and Luke training during Season 3, but it appears as if Djarin – and fans by proxy – are going to learn a lot more about Mandalore in the coming third season. READ MORE

 


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The set of the shuttle craft from Starship Farragut fan films. Take a look at pictures from our other events at our Photo Gallery page!