Announcements

  • Cancellation for Green Lake Public Star Party

    Event on 2018-09-15 posted 5 months ago

    This Green Lake Public Star Party (outreach event) scheduled for Sep 15, 2018, 07:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

  • Cancellation for Paramount Park Public Star Party

    Event on 2018-09-15 posted 5 months ago

    This Paramount Park Public Star Party (outreach event) scheduled for Sep 15, 2018, 07:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

  • Cancellation for Public Star Party at Covington Community Park

    Event on 2018-09-14 posted 5 months ago

    This Public Star Party at Covington Community Park (star party event) scheduled for Sep 14, 2018, 07:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

  • Comet viewing opportunity

    posted 5 months ago

    You can see periodic comet 21P/Giacobini-Zinner with binoculars in the pre-dawn sky without moonlight interference  through September 23. It is quite beautiful in a telescope. The comet passes near M35 on September 15 and heads deeper into Gemini during late September. This is a favorable approach and the comet is bright enough to see in binoculars from a dark suburban site. Refer to the Sky & Telescope web site for details at:

  • Reminder for Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Event on 2018-09-11 posted 5 months ago

    This is just a friendly reminder that the Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting (astrophotography event) is scheduled for Sep 11, 2018, 07:00 PM. Please come out and join us! We’ll be holding an open session on Imaging Automation with SGP and PHD. Bring any questions you have about getting your rig up and running and we’ll discuss/troubleshoot as a group! Bring your logs if you can, as well! I hope to see many of you there!