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Treasurer’s Report

by Michael Mitrano, Treasurer At this point in our fiscal year, which will end on June 30, we have just hit the 100-member mark. Dues revenue at this point is up about 14% from a year ago. Total revenue for … Continue reading

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What’s All The Flap About?

By Michael Mitrano, Treasurer (Photo credits: David Skitt) On the weekend of March 19, 2016, Gene Allen, John Delaney, Dave Skitt and I rebuilt the south gable end of the Washington Crossing Observatory’s roof.  Where once there was the flap … Continue reading

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Treasurer’s Report

By Michael Mitrano, Treasurer Thus far in our fiscal year that ends in June, we have 88 members.  Our dues revenue at this point is close to what it was a year ago at the same date. Total revenue for … Continue reading

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Treasurer’s Report

by Michael Mitrano, Treasurer Thus far in our fiscal year that ends in June, we have 81 members.  Our dues revenue at this point is almost exactly the same as it was a year ago at the same date. Revenue … Continue reading

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Treasurer’s Report

by Michael Mitrano, Treasurer New memberships and renewals have tapered off, but hopefully the summer public nights will bring us more new members. Our count now stands at 88. With the purchase of additional equipment to improve the observatory, we are … Continue reading

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Treasurer’s Report

by Michael Mitrano, Treasurer Our membership count is now at 84 – about 10% below our count at the same time last year. Our recent purchase of the Mallincam brought expenses for the year-to-date up the level of revenue, so … Continue reading

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Treasurer’s Report

by Michael Mitrano, Treasurer The recent mailing to non-renewed members has yielded 23 renewals, as well as notes from a few members who will not be continuing for health or distance reasons. We are now up to 79 members or … Continue reading

Posted in March 2015, Sidereal Times | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Treasurer’s Report

by Michael Mitrano I have sent reminder postcards to members from last year who have not yet renewed, which has this far prompted six renewals. Our membership count is up to 55, which is ten fewer than at the same … Continue reading

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Treasurer’s Report

by Michael Mitrano, Treasurer The membership renewal count has crept up to 46, which is 16 % fewer than had renewed at the same time a year ago. I will be sending reminder postcards to those who have not yet … Continue reading

Posted in January 2015, Sidereal Times | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Astronomy Calendar Sale

Our annual astronomy calendar offering was nearly a sell-out at the last meeting.  We have two left and they are available for $10 to the first two members who e-mail Michael Mitrano at treasurer@princetonastronomy.org. If you are interested:  Please send … Continue reading

Posted in January 2015, Sidereal Times | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Treasurer’s Report

by Michael Mitrano, Treasurer The membership renewal count is up to 39, which is 25 % fewer than had renewed at the same time a year ago. Observatory and speaker expenses have thus far been minimal, but our annual insurance … Continue reading

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Treasurer’s Report

by Michael Mitrano, Treasurer Thus far in our fiscal year, 25 members have renewed by paying their dues.  This is about 40% fewer than had renewed at the same time a year ago.  Please get those checks in! All expenses … Continue reading

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