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MONTHLY MEETING: May 15th, 7:30 p.m., Classroom A, 3rd floor, Center

on Church, Downtown Roanoke. RVAS Vice President Clem Elechi, well known

for his deep-sky imaging, offers our main program for the evening, entitled

"Keep Looking Up," a non-astrophotography presentation. Meanwhile, our newest

mem-ber, Bert Herald, will share some cautionary tales regarding his recent

experiences in amateur astronomy. We’ll also have our regular What’s Up and

Deep Sky Object of the Month short programs, along with member observing and

outreach reports and announcements. Make plans to attend!

Click here for directions to meeting site.


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

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2017

OCT

OCT

VAAS

Conference

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The Virginia Association of Astronomical Societies annual meeting and conference will be hosted by:

SAVE

THE

DATE

The BACK BAY

AMATEUR ASTRONOMERS

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA

www.bckbayastronomy.org/vaas