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Cancelled – C.M. Crockett Public Night

Strong, gusty winds will make conditions unsuitable for astronomy with portable equipment this evening according to the weather forecasts.  We don't want to disappoint the public with shaky views where they will see little if anything of interest. Weather forecasts agree that thunderstorms will be gone and the skies clear by or shortly after sundown. [...]

By | February 25th, 2017|News, Public Night|0 Comments

Amazon Smile and NOVAC

NOVAC is now a recipient in Amazon’s charitable effort, Amazon Smile.   This program is simple -  if you choose to participate in this Amazon program, Amazon will donate 0.5% of prices of  their eligible purchases to NOVAC.  Your Amazon prices stay the same.  The shopping is the same.  All that is different is telling [...]

By | January 14th, 2017|Home, News, Website|1 Comment

NOVAC General Meeting @GMU today January 8th, at 7:00 PM

Fellow NOVAC Members, NOVAC will hold its monthly general membership meeting today January 8th, at 7:00 PM as per usual in Room #163 in Research Hall on the campus of George Mason University. Our pre-meeting dinner at Brion's Grille, just across the street from the campus in the University Mall Shopping Center, will also take [...]

By | January 8th, 2017|Meetings, News|0 Comments

NOVAC General Meeting, Sunday 7pm @ GMU

Please join us Sunday evening for our general meeting and talk.  If you are interesting in joining some of the group for dinner, check out the link below as well. Sunday, November 13, 2016; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Speaker: Rebecca Ljungren Topic: Decoding Starlight – Spectroscopy: History, How it Works & Applications for Researchers [...]

By | November 11th, 2016|Meetings, News|0 Comments

NOVAC General Meeting, Sunday 7pm @ GMU

Please join us Sunday evening for our general meeting and talk.  If you are interesting in joining some of the group for dinner, check out the link below as well. Sunday, October 9, 2016; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Speaker: Tom Jones Topic: When Rocks Attack Location: Research Hall, Room 163 Details for dinner, directions [...]

By | October 2nd, 2016|Meetings, News|0 Comments