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Vernon meeting Wednesday, April 25
Novice meeting - 6.30pm Regular Meeting - 7.15pm.The pre-meeting presentation at 6:30 PM will be member Jim Kanester presenting “Know the Characteristics of Your Telescope/Astronomical Camera”. Bring your telescope and we’ll discuss it.
The main meeting at 7:15 PM will consist of the monthly Observing Challenges, and member Jerry Thompson presenting Techniques for observing and photographing the Milky Way and member David Hawkins presenting highlights from the interesting “Ferrero Catalog of Star Clusters and Asterisms”.
The pre-meeting gathering begins at 6:30 PM with the regular meeting starting at 7:15 PM, in the Heritage Hall of the Okanagan Science Centre (building to the right of the main Science Centre entrance on the northeast side of Polson Park just off Highway 6).
Kelowna meeting Tues. May 1
The COTM presentation will be titled 'Henges' by Laird Bowie.
The main presentation will be 'The Dominion Astrophysical Observatory'
Penticton meeting Thurs. May 3
The main presentation will be 'Astronomy Adventures Around the World' by Dave Whalley.
The meeting will be held at 7.15pm in the C O2 meeting room in the Sunoka building
of the Penticton campus of Okanagan College.
Vernon Meeting Group
Kelowna Meeting Group
held in Kelowna on the dates indicated
January 2, 2018 7:30 at OC
February 6, 2018 7:30 at OC
March 6, 2018 7:30 at OC
April 3, 2018 7:30 at OC
May 1, 2018 7:30 at OC
**May 26, 2018 Gala Dinner (Kelowna 5PM)
-- Summer Break --
Sept. 18, 2018 7:30 at OC
* Oct. 16, 2018 7:15 at OC Kelowna (Tuesday)
Joint meeting and AGM at OC Kelowna
Nov. 20, 2018 7:30 at OC
Dec. 18, 2018 7:30 at OC
* denotes the Annual General Meeting held at 7:15 at Okanagan College Kelowna
** denotes a combined meeting between the Kelowna, Penticton and Vernon Chapters