CBS does Preserving the starry, starry night!
Tim Rickard, creator of the nationally syndicated comic strip “Brewster Rocket: Space Guy!” will be speaking to the Greensboro Astronomy Club on Friday August 15 at 7:30 pm at the Greensboro Science Center on the topic “Humor” The Final Frontier” . Please let as many of your people know as possible.
Thanks! Danny Lineberger
By Art Gormley
EVENING NON-CREDIT ASTRONOMY CLASS
FIVE, TWO-HOUR CLASSES HELD THURSDAY EVENINGS 6:30 – 8:30 PM AT SCIWORKS
How to register: Go to Forsyth Tech Bolton St. Center, or register by phone: (via credit card) 336-761-1002
First class: Thursday, September 4
Last class: Thursday, October 2, 2014
Classes cover: review of constellations, description of planets, galaxies, nebulae, history of astronomy, cosmology, telescope use. Classes held in SciWorks planetarium.
The monthly meeting of the Forsyth Astronomical Society
is this Tuesday night at 7:30 at SciWorks.
The program will be:
“Finding Exo-planets Using Pulsating Stars”
Presented by Brad Barlow of High Point University.
By Art Gormley
The Forsyth Astronomical Society meets tonight at SciWorks at 7:30.
There will be a planetarium program.
Hi FAS people:
Tonight is our scheduled club observation night at Bullington, but the forecasts are mixed. The Sky Clock is relatively optimistic, but other weather forecasts are calling for partly cloudy skies. With that in mind, you should check the skies in the late afternoon and make you own best judgment. If the skies look clear, I’ll try to go out there; if not, ……
Sunset: 8:30 PM
Astronomical twilight: 10:20
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