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NOVAC 2019 Election Results

By | December 12th, 2018|Categories: Home, Meetings, News|

On Sunday those present at the general meeting elected 2019’s club officers:
  • President: Chris Kagy
  • Vice President: Alan Goldberg
  • Treasurer: Paul Derby
  • Secretary: John McDonnell
  • Trustee: George Doschek (2 yr term)
  • Trustee: Paul Severance (2 yr term)
  • Trustee: Arlen Raasch (2 yr term)
The term office will begin on January 1, […]

Binocular Messier and the AL Observing Program

By | March 12th, 2018|Categories: Home, News, Public Night, Website|Tags: , , , |

March is the time of the year when the Messier Marathon is possible.  This is also a great time to get started on your Binocular Messier observing program.

A very useful resource (I would say essential) for observational astronomy is Sky and Telescope’s Pocket Sky […]

NOVAC giving this Holiday Season

By | October 14th, 2017|Categories: Home, News|Tags: , , |

Members and Friends of the Northern Virginia Astronomy Club,

Consider NOVAC in your Holiday Giving this year.  NOVAC dues cover a portion of the club’s operational costs.  Dues provide a solid base for our operations with patron and supporting memberships providing additional funding for our outreach and educational activities.  Your contributions […]

NOVAC at the Great American Eclipse 2017 Map

By | September 22nd, 2017|Categories: Home, Website|Tags: |

As members we travelled far a wide as well stayed at home to take in the Great American Eclipse 2017.  

We have added a map with pins that show the location and description of members and their experiences from across the country to the front page of our website.  We […]

There is also now a page with the map and photos from members!