Author Archives: Sean Wood

July Meeting of the Forsyth Astronomical Society 7/25

The Forsyth Astronomical Society will host their next monthly meeting on July 25th at 7:30 PM at Kaleideum (formerly Sciworks) in Winston-Salem. The program for this month is titled: The Eclipse: Science, History and Spirituality The presentation, by Roy Dorone, … Continue reading

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Young Astronomers Newsletter July 2017

The Young Astronomers Newsletter The Young Astronomers Newsletter Volume 25 Number 7 July 2017 By Bob Patsiga     In this month’s edition of the newsletter Bob discusses: NASA’s plans to send a probe to our sun mid next year. A … Continue reading

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Stone Mountain Observation 7/1 Cancelled

The scheduled observation at Stone Mountain State Park for this Saturday July 1st has been cancelled due to weather conditions.  Our next scheduled public observation event is Saturday July 29th at Stone Mountain State park as well. A final weather … Continue reading

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June Meeting of the Forsyth Astronomical Society 6/27

The Forsyth Astronomical Society will host their next monthly meeting on June 27th at 7:30 PM at Kaleideum (formerly Sciworks) in Winston-Salem. The program this month will be a video presentation on the history of the telescope. Following the presentation … Continue reading

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Young Astronomers Newsletter June 2017

The Young Astronomers Newsletter The Young Astronomers Newsletter Volume 25 Number 6 June 2017 By Bob Patsiga     In this month’s edition of the newsletter Bob discusses: NASA’s early stage planning for its mission to Jupiter’s moon Europa. Progress … Continue reading

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Last Minute Observation at Kaleideum North Saturday June 3rd

Sorry for the last-minute notification FAS folks and fans but there is a scheduled public observation at Kaleideum North, formerly Sciworks, this Saturday June 3rd. The weather is looking pretty good and it has been posted and promoted on the … Continue reading

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Last Minute Calendar Change for Stone Mtn Observation

  The FAS has an observation event at Stone Mountain State Park scheduled for tomorrow evening. That event has been canceled due to unfavorable weather conditions. THIS evening though, looks to be almost prime conditions to observe. So, we have … Continue reading

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May Meeting of the Forsyth Astronomical Society 5/23

The Forsyth Astronomical Society will host their next monthly meeting on May 23rd at 7:30 PM at Kaleideum (formerly Sciworks) in Winston-Salem. The program this month will be by Joseph Holmes, a recent graduate of Guilford College, rising graduate student … Continue reading

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Young Astronomers Newsletter May 2017

The Young Astronomers Newsletter The Young Astronomers Newsletter Volume 25 Number 5 May 2017 By Bob Patsiga     In this month’s edition of the newsletter Bob discusses: Updates on the New Horizons mission. How measurements of neutrinos during a … Continue reading

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April Meeting of the Forsyth Astronomical Society 4/25

The Forsyth Astronomical Society will host their next monthly meeting on April 25th at 7:30 PM at Kaleideum (formerly Sciworks) in Winston-Salem. The presentation for this month will be “Chasing Pluto” and in-depth, behind-the -scenes look at the New Horizons … Continue reading

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