Welcome…

To the website of the USS Ascension, the Lehigh Valley chapter of STARFLEET. Our goal is to make new friends, share our interest in science fiction, attend fun activities, and have a good time doing it. To learn more about us, feel free to check out our cyber home, visit us at one of our meetings or events, and contact us directly. If you live in the Allentown, Bethlehem, Easton and the surrounding area, you are in Ascension country! Join Us!


Chapter News

Here’s what’s going on in the next few months…

Coming up in coming months are many fun events. In April there is the Great Philadelphia Comic Con at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, PA. There will be many guests to see and dealers selling their wares. Check out their website for details.

In May we will be enjoying a pair of excellent movies at nearby theaters: Captain America: Civil War & X-Men: Apocalypse. There will also be the Philly Non-Sports Card Show at Merchants Square Mall for those interested in all kinds of collectibles & cards.

In June we will be having fun playing mini-golf at Putt U in Center Valley. Then we will take a road trip out to Lancaster County to visit the Strasburg Railroad & the Train Museum of Pennsylvania.

Contact us if interested in participating in any of these events or for additional details.



Upcoming Events

Visit our Events page for details on these and other upcoming events!

  • 4.9 USS Ascension Meeting & a Movie at the Carmike – 3p in Allentown
  • 5.6-7 PinFest 2016 Spring Pinball Show at Ag Hall in Allentown
  • 5.7 USS Ascension Meeting & a Movie at the Carmike – 3p in Center Valley
  • 5.28 USS Ascension “X-men: Apocalypse” Movie Night – in Easton
  • 6.11 USS Ascension Meeting & Mini-Golf at Putt U – 3p in Center Valley
  • 6.28 USS Ascension trip to Train Museum in Strasburg Lancaster County

Next Convention

  • 4.15-17 Amazicon Convention in Wilmington, DE
  • 4.22-24 Great Philly Comic Con in Oaks, PA
  • 5.14-15 Philly Non-Sports Card Show in Allentown, PA
  • 6.2-5 Philadelphia Comic Con (Wizard World) in Cherry Hill, NJ
  • 7.15-17 Shore Leave 38 Convention in Hunt Valley, MD

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For a complete list of guests and conventions, visit our Events page!



Book Library

This all-new story set in the universe of the new STAR TREK films celebrates the life of the most iconic character of them all: Leonard Nimoy’s SPOCK.

Star Trek #55 — Legacy of Spock, Pt#1

In Part 1 of this 4-part epic, the elder Spock joins the last survivors of Vulcan to search the galaxy for a new homeworld! Don’t miss this special series, part of the 50th Anniversary Celebration of the STAR TREK franchise!

Star Trek #56 — Legacy of Spock, Pt#2

Spock Prime reflects on the alternate timeline he left behind… but he faces a new threat in the present, as the Romulan Empire threatens to end the Vulcans’ search for a new homeworld before it begins!

Star Trek #57—Legacy of Spock, Pt#3

As the future of New Vulcan hangs in the balance, the elder Spock finds himself a prisoner of the Romulan Empire!

Star Trek #58 — Legacy of Spock, Pt#4

The stunning conclusion of “Legacy of Spock”! The fate of the Vulcan people hangs in the balance as Spock tries to prevent all-out war with the Romulan Empire! Will the Vulcans find a new homeworld on which to rebuild their civilization… or does this spell the end of their species? Don’t miss the final chapter of this mini-series event celebrating the 50th anniversary of STAR TREK!