NOVAC Event Calendar

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NOVAC Event Calendar 2015-05-11T19:16:50+00:00

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The Delta Aquarids is an average shower that can produce up to 20 meteors per hour at its peak. It is produced by debris left behind by comets Marsden and Kracht. The shower runs annually from July 12 to August 23. It peaks this year on the night of July 28 and morning of July[...]
12:00 am
see http://cantonbecker.com/retrograde for details…
Aug 2 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Great Meadow Public Night @ Great Meadow
7:30 pm
See front page of NOVAC Site for changes to event. More information about Great Meadow including directions and parking visit the Great Meadow Site page.
C.M. Crockett Public Night @ C.M. Crockett Park
Aug 3 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
C.M. Crockett Public Night @ C.M. Crockett Park | Midland | Virginia | United States
6:00 pm
Please read the C.M. Crockett Page for park details.  
Monthly Meeting @ George Mason University
Aug 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly Meeting @ George Mason University | Fairfax | Virginia | United States
7:00 pm
Our meetings on the second Sunday of the Month, The events are normally held evening at 7:00 pm in Research Hall Room 163 on the campus of George Mason University. Our meetings web page, has directions and additional details. We look forward to seeing you on Sunday evenings!
12:00 am
The Perseids is one of the best meteor showers to observe, producing up to 60 meteors per hour at its peak. It is produced by comet Swift-Tuttle, which was discovered in 1862. The Perseids are famous for producing a large number of bright meteors. The shower runs annually from July 17 to August 24. It[...]
C.M. Crockett Public Night @ C.M. Crockett Park
Sep 1 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
C.M. Crockett Public Night @ C.M. Crockett Park | Midland | Virginia | United States
6:00 pm
Please read the C.M. Crockett Page for park details.  
Monthly Meeting @ George Mason University
Sep 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly Meeting @ George Mason University | Fairfax | Virginia | United States
7:00 pm
Our meetings on the second Sunday of the Month, The events are normally held evening at 7:00 pm in Research Hall Room 163 on the campus of George Mason University. Our meetings web page, has directions and additional details. We look forward to seeing you on Sunday evenings!
Sep 23 @ 1:50 am – 2:50 am
1:50 am
The Sun will beam down directly on the equator giving us just about equal amounts of day and night in most parts of the world. If you live south of the equator, this is your Spring Equinox. Also, try balancing an egg on its end! Whether or not you succeed has nothing to do with[...]
Sep 27 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Great Meadow Public Night @ Great Meadow
7:00 pm
See front page of NOVAC Site for changes to event. More information about Great Meadow including directions and parking visit the Great Meadow Site page.
Star Gaze @ C.M. Crockett Park
Oct 5 @ 3:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Star Gaze @ C.M. Crockett Park | Midland | Virginia | United States
3:00 pm
For more information on the event and the flyer – http://www.novac.com/wp/outreach/stargaze/
12:00 am
The Draconids is a minor meteor shower producing only about 10 meteors per hour. It is produced by dust grains left behind by comet 21P Giacobini-Zinner, which was first discovered in 1900. The Draconids is an unusual shower in that the best viewing is in the early evening instead of early morning like most other[...]
Monthly Meeting @ George Mason University
Oct 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly Meeting @ George Mason University | Fairfax | Virginia | United States
7:00 pm
Our meetings on the second Sunday of the Month, The events are normally held evening at 7:00 pm in Research Hall Room 163 on the campus of George Mason University. Our meetings web page, has directions and additional details. We look forward to seeing you on Sunday evenings!
12:00 am
The Orionids is an average shower producing up to 20 meteors per hour at its peak. It is produced by dust grains left behind by comet Halley, which has been known and observed since ancient times. The shower runs annually from October 2 to November 7. It peaks this year on the night of October[...]
Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Great Meadow Public Night @ Great Meadow
6:00 pm
See front page of NOVAC Site for changes to event. More information about Great Meadow including directions and parking visit the Great Meadow Site page.
12:00 am
see http://cantonbecker.com/retrograde for details…