Monthly Archives: August 2015

The Young Astronomers Newsletter September 2015

The Young Astronomers Newsletter The Young Astronomers Newsletter Volume 23 Number 10 September 2015 By Art Gormley

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Astronomical education opportunity

Club member Bob Patsiga in association with Forsyth Tech will be offering an evening non-credit course on astronomy to be held in the Sciworks planetarium starting Sept 10. Course description and details: The course will broadly cover the history of … Continue reading

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FAS meeting for August 25 2015

The August meeting of the Forsyth Astronomical Society is this Tuesday, August 25th, at 7:30 pm at SciWorks. The program is Crepuscular Sights and will be presented by FAS VP Priscilla Ivester.

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Bring on the Perseids……

The International Meteor Organization has forecast peak of the Perseids meteor shower to occur Wednesday night/Thursday morning, August 12/13, between 2:30am and 5:30 am. This is a great opportunity for viewing one of the best showers of the year, the … Continue reading

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Book opportunity from a past club speaker

A wonderful speaker and subject knowledgeable author Jonathan Ward, who has spoken to us about the Apollo program at Kennedy Space Center, has published two books recounting NASA history. He has offered to provide signed copies of “Rocket Ranch” and “Countdown to … Continue reading

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