Berks County Amateur Astronomical Society

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Berks County Amateur Astronomical Society

10/18/14 Blue Marsh Star Watch

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October 18, 2014, 6:45 pm, at the Old Church Road access of Blue Marsh Lake

Join us for an evening of observing the night sky through club member telescopes. Please note that our telescopes can't see through clouds, so check here for event status if the weather is questionable!


10/25/14 Shiloh Hills Solar Observing

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Solar observing,  October 25, 2014, 11:00 am (if cloudy or raining, event will be November 2 at 1:00 pm - check here for status)

The public is invited to learn about and observe the Sun through special telescopes in the parking lot at Shiloh Hills Park, 303 Sage Drive, Sinking Spring, PA 19608.

Directions:  From Route 222, take the Mohnton exit.  At the end of the exit ramp, turn onto Grings Hill Road.  At the next stop sign, turn left onto Old Lancaster Pike.  Turn right onto Sage Drive, which is the 4th road on the right.  Go almost a mile, past the Shiloh Hills Elementary School, and turn right into the park driveway.

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11/13/14 Meeting

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November 13, 7:30 pm, Bicentennial House

Our speaker tonight will be Christian Ready. He will discuss exoplanets and the Kepler Space Telescope.


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