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2014 Aps, Astronomy News
Please pay your $10 dues for calendar year 2014-15.
Please pay cash or make your check payable to: Astronomy Club of Augusta,
and give/mail to
John White, ACA Treasurer, 4254 Woodland Drive, Martinez, GA 30907
Please include your name, address, phone, email, with your $10.
Club Star Gaze
July 26, Saturday,
7:30 PM at NMR-DSO
Moonrise 0523 Set 1910 Dark sky
Bring what you have of planisphere, binoculars, telescope.
Wear socks & shoes.
See beautiful Mars and Saturn.
Find Vesta and Ceres, so close together.
Trace the Milky Way Galaxy, pouring out of the Teapot onto the tail of Scorpius,
and steaming across the sky to Cassiopeia.
Learn the names the Teapot's 8 outline stars.
Please come, Rain or Shine:
Fun astronomy activities planned for cloudy nights.
Annual Club Picnic and Perseid Meteor Count
The Public is invited!
August 16, Saturday,
6:00 PM at Boyd Observatory
Moonrise 2317 Set 1214
Club members are requested to let us know how many people will be coming.
Notify any club officer prior to
August 13 th. (Sign-up below.)
The Club will provide hamburgers, hot dogs with buns.
Members are requested to bring "something picnic", enough for your family and to share.
You may need something to sit on because seating is limited at the observatory.
David Boyd, planetarium director, will provide us with an interesting astronomy program and observing through the "LARGE" telescope.
Please come and enjoy this "astronomical" experience.
Wear socks & shoes, pants.
Bring what you have of: binoculars, telescope, planisphere, AL Messier list,
lounge chair, 2towels, bug spray.
Prep your food ahead, take an afternoon nap, and come hungry!
Make your plans for a great time to get to know each other, share astronomy experiences,
Check off Messier objects, and group count the Perseids.
Sign up now, Bring your whole family! - Get in on a great experience.
Beginners to experts can benefit
from the abundance of knowledge, skill, and enthusiasm
at our local meetings and star parties.
Astronomy is not a simple sport. Get help to get good.
Go to our Membership page, and become a member now.
annual Calendar of Events 2014-2015
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