Astronomy Day 2015 – Saturday May 9th
Free Astronomy Presentations and Solar Observing*
North East Branch of Warren County Library
40 US Highway 46 West, Hackettstown, NJ
1 PM – General Astronomy, Matt Heiss, NWJAA
2 PM – Meteorites, Walter Rothaug, RAC
3 PM – Northern Lights, Gregg Waldron, NWJAA
Free Evening Presentation and Star Party*
Jenny Jump State Forest, Hope, NJ
7 PM – Solar Eclipse and Northern Lights, Tony Hoffman, AAA
8 PM – Astronomy for Beginners, Ken Taylor, NWJAA
*solar observing and Star party if weather permits, presentations take place rain or shine.
Our free Saturday evening programs begin at 8:00 PM. Following a lecture on an astronomy-related topic, the public is invited to view the night sky through our telescopes until 10:30 PM.
Programs and speakers for the month of May:
|5/2/2015||What’s up in the May Sky?||Lonny Buinis, RVCC|
|5/9/2015||Astronomy for Beginners||Ken Taylor, NWJAA|
|5/16/2015||The Northern Lights||Gregg Waldron, NWJAA|
|5/23/2015||Beginning Astronomy||Matt Heiss, NWJAA|
|5/30/2015||Dawn at Ceres||Kris Kootale, MMAS|
Please visit www.uacnj.org for a list of other topics and speakers.