Roanoke Valley Astronomical Society
M31 Andromeda page background photo by Clem Elechi
Roanoke coordinates: 37o 16' 04" N, 79o 56' 26"WAltitude is about 1050 feet (320
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MONTHLY MEETING: Monday, August 17th, 7:30 p.m., Classroom A, 3rd
floor, Center on Church, Down-town Roanoke. Join us for another evening of varied
activities. RVAS President Dan Chrisman will present part two of his gleanings from
Astronomical League Convention, while AL President and RVAS member John Goss will
his expectations for what the coming year holds in store for the League. Rounding
even-ing we have a short video of Charlie Rose’s 60 Minutes interview of Neil Degrasse
our monthly What’s Up program and reports from members on their recent observing
other astronomical activities.
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