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SJAA Activities Calendar

Jim Van Nuland


May
5Pinnacles Astronomy Night. (See Page 7.)
6Star parties at Fremont Peak and Henry Coe. Sunset 8:05 p.m., 13% moon sets 11:13 p.m.
12Houge Park star party. Sunset 8:11 p.m., 58% moon set 3:18 a.m.
13Observational Astronomy Class at Houge Park, 8 p.m.
20General Meeting, Houge Park, 8 p.m. Slide/Equipment Night
26Houge Park star party. Sunset 8:23 p.m., 58% moon rises 2:02 a.m.
27Fremont Peak star party. 46% moon rises 2:34 a.m.
26-29Riverside Telescope Makers Conference. www.rtmc-inc.org

June
2Pinnacles Astronomy Night.
3Fremont Peak star party. Sunset 8:21 p.m., 4% moon sets 9:56 p.m.
9Houge Park star party. Sunset 8:27 p.m., 61% moon sets 2:25 a.m.
10Observational Astronomy class, Houge Park, 8 p.m.
17General Meeting. Speaker Gary Peterson, Basaltic Flooding of Planetary Landscapes
23Houge Park star party. Sunset 8:32 p.m., 59% moon rises 1:05 a.m.
24Fremont Peak star party. Sunset 8:29 p.m., 49% moon rises 1:33 a.m.

Dr. James Kaufman, IBM Almaden Research Center, has agreed to speak to SJAA on July 15. His topic will be the Moon Illusion, in particular, his explanation of it. (Took psychology and astronomy working together to solve it.)


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