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Public Observing Session Tonight (April 15th)

Friday, April 15th, 2016

Clear skies!

Meeting at DHO (Darling Hill Observatory) tonight at 8 for an impromptu observing session.

Dress warmly!

Public Observing Friday Oct 24th at DHO

Monday, October 20th, 2014

Dress warmly!

Sunset is around 6:08, that’s a good time to arrive.

Rain date is Oct 25th, same time and temperature!


Treasurer Honored

Sunday, 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!

Public Observing at DHO Tonight

Friday, August 22nd, 2014

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

Venus-Jupiter Conjunction Early Monday Morning

Sunday, 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.