Author Archives: Sean Wood

Public Observation at Kaleideum North on Saturday September 23rd

  This Saturday September 23rd the Forsyth Astronomical Society will host a public observation event at our home base, Kaleideum North. Sunset is 7:16pm for Saturday. We will have telescopes set up and begin observations as darkness allows. Night sky … Continue reading

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Stone Mountain State Park Observation 9/16 Cancelled

  The observation at Stone Mountain State Park for this evening has been canceled due to adverse weather conditions. Our next observation opportunity will be next weekend at Kaleideum North on Saturday September 23rd. There will be a more detailed … Continue reading

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Young Astronomers Newsletter September 2017

The Young Astronomers Newsletter The Young Astronomers Newsletter Volume 25 Number 9 September 2017 By Bob Patsiga     In this month’s edition of the newsletter Bob discusses: A reminder of the upcoming plunge the Cassini probe will make into Saturn’s … Continue reading

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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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Observation at Stone Mountain State Park for Campers Saturday July 29

This Saturday July 29th, 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 the park but the public is welcome to attend. … Continue reading

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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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