Next Meeting: Saturday, July 27th

Time:  Telescope set up at 7:00pm,  Meeting at 7:30 pm.
Location: Diane’s

What’s-Up: Scorpio Constellation – Peri Cline

Presentation: (during the star party) Cruising around the Summer Vee: Todd

Notes:   There are now five members able to operate the 16″ Orion telescope:  Peri Cline, Felix Brandt, Ken Cotter, Diane Mason, and Todd Longfellow. If interested, please see one of us for lessons on its operation at the next meeting.  If you would like to reserve the clubs 16″ for any of the upcoming meetings, or other nights,  please let Todd or Diane know.  We will add your name to the new event calendar here on the web site.   The scope is then yours for the night.  First make sure that night is free by checking the calendar.

Recent Events: The last meeting, June 1st, we had What’s-Up, with a new map of Virgo and a few dozen of it’s targets.    The sky was clear and temperature was mild with Spica high in the sky.   We ended the night with a beautiful view of M57 the Ring Nebula.

Note: The club may hold impromptu star parties from time to time, so please watch your email for notifications.