Monthly Archives: August 2017

Observation at Stone Mountain State Park for Campers Saturday August 26: CANCELED

This event has been canceled due to adverse weather.  This Saturday August 26th, the Forsyth Astronomical Society will host an observation in the family camping area of Stone Mountain State Park. This is primarily an event for the campers of … Continue reading

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August Meeting of the Forsyth Astronomical Society 8/22

I hope everyone had the opportunity to safely enjoy the eclipse. From early reports of our planned events and from those members that went on their own personal excursions, everyone had a wonderful event. Our September meeting will be dedicated … Continue reading

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I Hear There’s Something Celestially Special Happening this Month?

Just in case you’ve missed it on the multitude of news and social media outlets, there will be a total solar eclipse happening on Monday August 21st. Due to it’s path, slightly south of Salem,OR to just north of Charleston,SC, … Continue reading

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Public Eclipse Presentation at Elkin Public Library 8/7

Monday August 7th at 6:30 PM in the Elkin Public Library the FAS will host an encore of their presentation about the upcoming solar eclipse entitled: The Eclipse: Science, History and Spirituality The presentation, by Roy Dorone, the society’s vice-president … Continue reading

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Young Astronomers Newsletter August 2017

The Young Astronomers Newsletter The Young Astronomers Newsletter Volume 25 Number 8 August 2017 By Bob Patsiga     In this month’s edition of the newsletter Bob discusses: More information about the upcoming solar eclipse on August 21st. Scientists in Scotland … Continue reading

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