The evenings of October 27
From sunset until 11 pm, both nights!
The TriState Astronomers will have telescopes
set up near the Visitor’s Center for the public to observe the wonders of
the autumn night sky. Stop by when you wish - this event is ongoing
throughout the evening, provided the sky is not cloudy. Also - there will be
laser guided tours of the night sky through the evening.
Both nights sponsored by "Visit Hagerstown
Research Talk & Star Party Series
Where: Penn State Mont Alto, Mont Alto, PA
When: 7:30PM until 10:00PM on Tuesday, October 17, 2017
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TSA member Kim Herrmann is continuing a series of three evening talks per
Penn State semester (fall & spring) followed by a star party (weather
permitting) at Penn State Mont Alto (roughly half an hour NNE of Hagerstown
or 15 min N of Renfrew Museum and Park). Here’s the plan for the evenings:
7:15 PM Open the room for the talk
7:30-8:30 PM Feature Talk (Auditorium of General Studies)
8:30-8:45 PM Light refreshments (cookies) / time to set up telescopes
8:45-10:00 PM Star Party in the Perry Field)
Next Club Meeting - September 20, 2017 - 7:00
The TriState Astronomers
will meet on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at the Wm. Brish Planetarium.
Chen: Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series book entitled "Astronomy
for Older Eyes - A Guide for Aging Backyard Astronomers".
6:30 – 7:00 p.m. Doors open for informal
discussion in the planetarium along with refreshments
7:00 – Presentation begins!
All regular meetings of the TriState
Astronomers are free and open to the public. Bring a friend and
share the excitement of amateur astronomy!
Defending The Dark
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