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Minutes of the February 11, 2020 AAAP General Meeting

by John Miller, Secretary Assistant Director, Larry Kane opened the meeting, 7:30PM Ira Polans introduced guest speaker, David McComas – PPPL and Princeton University. McComas’s presentation centered on the ongoing Parker Solar Probe mission, 2018 through 2025. There were about … Continue reading

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Minutes of the January 14, 2020 AAAP General Meeting

by John Miller, Secretary Director Rex Parker opened the meeting, 7:30PM. He reviewed several current items on the club’s agenda (Keyholder and Member observatory training). It was announced that member Ted Frimet has volunteered as co-editor of Sidereal Times, taking … Continue reading

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Minutes of the December 10, 2019 AAAP General Meeting

by John Miller, Secretary ● Director Rex Parker opened the meeting, 7:30PM. He reviewed several current items on the club’s agenda (Space X satellite petition; newly-purchased equipment and the upcoming field trip to the Info Age Learning Center – Wall … Continue reading

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Minutes of the September 19, 2019 AAAP General Meeting

by John Miller, Secretary Director Rex Parker opened the meeting at 7:30 p.m. AAAP overview and upcoming events schedule were discussed. Program Chair Ira Polans then introduced the guest lecturer. Prior to the AAAP progress meeting, member Jeff Pinyan presented … Continue reading

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Minutes of the August 8, 2019 AAAP Board Meeting

by John Miller, Secretary Rex Parker called meeting to order at 7:30 PM AAAP online member survey synopsis was reviewed. Member participation at the observatory, percentage of member scope owners/regular users, AAAP name change (Board decided to keep “Amateur,” rather … Continue reading

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Minutes of the June 11, 2019 AAAP General Meeting

by John Miller, Secretary This season-end meet gathered at the N.J. State Museum’s Planetarium. Rex Parker, Director, brought the meeting to order at 7:30 P.M. The group thanked member Bill Murray for arranging and hosting the Planetarium show. The presentation … Continue reading

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Minutes of the May 28, 2019 AAAP Board Meeting

by John Miller, Secretary • Director Rex Parker brought the meeting to order at 7:40 PM • Rex Parker, Director; Larry Kane, Assistant Director; Michael Mitrano, Treasurer; John Miller, Secretary; Ira Polans, Program Chair; David and Jennifer Skitt, Observatory co-chairs; … Continue reading

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February 13, 2018 Meeting Minutes

by Jim Poinsett, Secretary Minutes of the February 2018 Meeting of the Amateur Astronomers Association of Princeton The meeting was called to order at 7:30. Director Rex explained the amendment to the constitution that was to be voted upon, adding … Continue reading

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January 9, 2018 Meeting Minutes

by Victor Davis on behalf of Jim Poinsett, Secretary Minutes of the January 2018 meeting of the Amateur Astronomers Association of Princeton Director Rex Parker opened the meeting by challenging members to spot several new comets well placed for observation … Continue reading

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December 12, 2017 Meeting Minutes

by Jim Poinsett, Secretary Minutes of the December 2017 meeting of the Amateur Astronomers Association of Princeton • The meeting was called to order at 7:30 by Michael Mitrano standing in for Rex Parker. • Bill Murray gave a presentation … Continue reading

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November 14, 2017 Meeting Minutes

by Jim Poinsett, Secretary After the presentation and the break Rex called the meeting to order. Rex talked about light pollution and how LED lights blue shift and cause problems for viewing and astrophotography. He stressed the need to influence … Continue reading

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November 6, 2017 Board Meeting Minutes

by Jim Poinsett, Secretary Minutes of the November 2017 Board Meeting of the AAAP The meeting was called to order at 7:30 The first topic of the evening was about making the outreach chairperson and observatory chairperson positions members of … Continue reading

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October 10, 2017 Meeting Minutes

by Jim Poinsett, Secretary Minutes of the October 2017 Meeting of the AAAP • Rex called the meeting to order at 7:30 • Two speakers for the evening     –  Arshad Jiliani showed the video he compiled of the trip … Continue reading

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Minutes of the April 11, 2017 meeting of the AAAP

by James Poinsett, Secretary • The director, Rex Parker, called the meeting to order. • There will be a night sky refresher at the planetarium of the NJ State Museum on Saturday, May 13th at 10:00 AM, all members are … Continue reading

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