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Treasurer Honored


Posted by dwormuth, September 21st, 2014

Ryan Goodson, our loyal treasurer and local telescope manufacturer, has been honored in the September 2014 Astronomy Magazine as one of the 2014 Star Products.

His New Moon Telescopes are featured for “novel design features not seen in other truss-tube scopes.”

Great job Ryan!

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Observing Tonight (Sept 19th) at DHO


Posted by dwormuth, September 19th, 2014

Open for all. Sunset is around 7:07 PM and full darkness is around 8:42.

Will be quite cool (think full winter dress for new visitors).

 

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Public Observing at DHO Tonight


Posted by dwormuth, August 22nd, 2014

Clouds postponed Friday’s Public Observing. We will try again tonight.

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Venus-Jupiter Conjunction Early Monday Morning


Posted by dwormuth, August 17th, 2014

Jupiter andVenus will be quite close together in the morning sky tomorrow (Monday August 18th). Venus will rise around 4:40 AM and the Sun around 6:05 AM.

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DHO Work Party Friday August 29th


Posted by dwormuth, August 9th, 2014

A work party is planned for Friday August 29th starting at 9 AM for the day to repair the roof on the old observatory. Help is needed to move materials. We have engaged a contractor to effect the repairs, we will be providing assistance.