Category Archives: Club News

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

Posted in Club News | Comments Off on Public Observation at Kaleideum North on Saturday September 23rd

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

Posted in Club News | Comments Off on Stone Mountain State Park Observation 9/16 Cancelled

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

Posted in Club News | Comments Off on Young Astronomers Newsletter September 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

Posted in Club News | Comments Off on Observation at Stone Mountain State Park for Campers Saturday August 26: CANCELED

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

Posted in Club News | Comments Off on August Meeting of the Forsyth Astronomical Society 8/22

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

Posted in Club News, SciWorks | Tagged , , | Comments Off on I Hear There’s Something Celestially Special Happening this Month?

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

Posted in Club News | Comments Off on Observation at Stone Mountain State Park for Campers Saturday July 29

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

Posted in Club News, Meeting | Tagged , , | Comments Off on July Meeting of the Forsyth Astronomical Society 7/25

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

Posted in Club News | Comments Off on June Meeting of the Forsyth Astronomical Society 6/27

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

Posted in Club News | Comments Off on Last Minute Observation at Kaleideum North Saturday June 3rd