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March 14 – Public Monthly Meeting – The Mysterious Great Dimming of Betelgeuse

By |February 15th, 2021|Categories: Home, Meetings, News|Tags: , , , |

The Mysterious Great Dimming of Betelgeuse

Dr. Andrea Dupree, Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian

Sunday, March 14, 2021
7:30 PM
 to 9:00 PM EST

Online event
http://meet.google.com/aoj-rfxn-oqd

Monthly Meeting – Public Invited

Abstract:

The bright cool supergiant Betelgeuse became historically faint a little over one year ago in early February […]

February 14 – Public Monthly Meeting – Finding Light in the Dark

By |February 1st, 2021|Categories: Home, Meetings, News|Tags: , , , |

Finding Light in the Dark

Linda Thomas-Fowler

Sunday, February 14, 2021
7:30 PM
 to 9:00 PM EST

Online event
https://meet.google.com/aoj-rfxn-oqd

Monthly Meeting – Public Invited

Linda will present an overview of her journey in astrophotography including the obstacles encountered and how they were overcome. She […]

New Astronomical League Mid East Regional Chapter

By |December 5th, 2020|Categories: Home, News, Website|

The Astronomical League (AL) has solidified a Mid East regional chapter and has put up a nice website of clubs, resources and events all focused in this part of the nation. Please take a look when you get a chance: https://www.meralastronomy.org/

December 13 – Public Monthly Meeting – The Association of Lunar & Planetary Observers

By |November 29th, 2020|Categories: Home, Meetings|Tags: , , , |

Association of Lunar & Planetary Observers

Shawn Dilles & Carl Hergenrother

Sunday, December 13, 2020
7:30 PM
 to 9:00 PM EST

Online event
https://meet.google.com/xtw-gjjx-udg

Monthly Meeting – Public Invited

 

The Association of Lunar and Planetary Observers (ALPO) is an international organization devoted to study the […]

November 8 Meeting, Solar Eclipses: Science and Spectacle

By |October 31st, 2020|Categories: Home, Meetings|

Sunday, November 8; 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm

Location: Online https://meet.google.com/quz-byer-ogm

Speaker: Jay Pasachoff

Title: Solar Eclipses: Science and Spectacle

As a veteran of 72 solar eclipses—including 35 total solar eclipses, 18 annular solar eclipses, and 19 partial solar eclipses–astronomer Jay Pasachoff is uniquely positioned to share recent scientific work related to eclipses, international […]

NOVAC tops 1,000 members!

By |October 4th, 2020|Categories: About, Home, News|

NOVAC hit a milestone last month, and has grown to a community of more than 1,000 members of all level (novice to expert) who share diverse interests in astronomy! Our members, old and new, beginner and experienced, continue support each other’s shared interests and take advantage of NOVAC’s:

  • Access to […]
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