Roanoke Valley Astronomical Society

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M31 Andromeda page background photo by  Clem Elechi


Roanoke coordinates: 37o 16' 04" N, 79o 56' 26"W
Altitude is about 1050 feet (320 meters)

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MONTHLY MEETING: “Summer Solstice Ice Cream Social,” June 20th, 7:30 p.m., Classroom A, 3rd floor, Center on Church, Downtown Roanoke.  This month it’s the first of our semi-annual, informal social gatherings for 2016.  It’s the beginning of summer—the Solstice, harbinger of sizzling days to come—which we’re inaugurating with cool treats for all.  Along with electing our 2016-17 slate of officer nominees, we’ll have the latest news on Society activities, our regular What’s Up program and various and sundry other activities.  Mark your calendars and be sure to join us for the fun!

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Backgound Photo by Clem Elechi