NOVAC Event Calendar

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

Feb 17 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm C.M. Crockett Park
A nasty wintery mix of rain, sleet, freezing rain and/or snow tomorrow afternoon and evening isn’t suitable for telescopes, astronomers or the general public. Hoping for Clear skies for future dates, Tree Greenwood Crockett Park Site Coordinator Please read the C.M. Crockett Page for park details.  
Feb 18 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm Great Meadow
I’m cancelling public night. Great Meadow fields are soft already. The melting snow will make it worse. When using the dirt roads to access our site, remember to try not veer off, causing damage and widening of the roads. We are grateful to be guests at Great Meadow so please don’t damage the facilities. I[...]
Mar 17 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm C.M. Crockett Park
  Please read the C.M. Crockett Page for park details. Details will be updated for the Messier Marathon too!  
Mar 18 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Great Meadow
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.
Apr 15 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm Great Meadow
In light of the rainy forecast, tonight’s public night is cancelled.  Ray Young  Great Meadow site coordinator   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.
Apr 21 all-day C.M. Crockett Park
Head over to the Astronomy Day page for more information.
May 18 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm Great Meadow
It doesn’t look like there will be a change in the weather pattern, so the public night is cancelled. Ray Young Great Meadow site coordinatorSee front page of NOVAC Site for changes to event. More information about Great Meadow including directions and parking visit the Great Meadow Site page.
May 19 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm C.M. Crockett Park
Please read the C.M. Crockett Page for park details.  
Jun 15 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm Great Meadow
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.
Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm C.M. Crockett Park
Please read the C.M. Crockett Page for park details.  
Jul 13 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm Great Meadow
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.
Jul 14 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm C.M. Crockett Park
Please read the C.M. Crockett Page for park details.  
Aug 10 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm Great Meadow
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.
Aug 18 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm C.M. Crockett Park
Cloudy skies and a likely thunderstorm or two will make this evening unsuitable for viewing the skies with telescopes and binoculars. Hoping for clear skies in September and beyond, R J ‘Tree’ Greenwood Crockett Park Site Coordinator   Please read the C.M. Crockett Page for park details.  
Sep 8 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm Great Meadow
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.
Sep 15 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm C.M. Crockett Park
Please read the C.M. Crockett Page for park details.  
Oct 6 @ 3:00 pm – 11:00 pm C.M. Crockett Park
For more information on the event and the flyer – http://www.novac.com/wp/outreach/stargaze/
Oct 7 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm Great Meadow
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.
Nov 3 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Great Meadow
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.
Nov 10 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm C.M. Crockett Park
  Please read the C.M. Crockett Page for park details.  
Dec 1 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Great Meadow
Due the rain and the pending weather this week and and Saturday the event is cancelled! ~ Ray Young 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.
Dec 8 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm C.M. Crockett Park
All of the weather forecasts agree that cloud cover will increase after 15:00 to ‘mostly cloudy’ (or worse).  Transparency “too cloudy to forecast” and seeing poor to impossible won’t allow us to show the public wonders of the night sky.  Hoping for better conditions in 2019,  R J ‘Tree’ Greenwood Crockett Park Site Coordinator Please[...]
Jan 5 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm C.M. Crockett Park
Please read the C.M. Crockett Page for park details.  
Jan 6 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Great Meadow
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.
Feb 2 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm Great Meadow
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.
Feb 9 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm C.M. Crockett Park
Please read the C.M. Crockett Page for park details.  
Mar 3 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Great Meadow
Rain in forecast, and wet grounds. See you next month.  Ray Young  Great Meadow site coordinator 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.
Mar 9 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm C.M. Crockett Park
All of the weather forecasts agree that Saturday evening will be cloudy.  They disagree only on how early rain will begin.  Not suitable conditions for observing the night sky so tomorrow’s public night is canceled. Clear skies for the future, R J ‘Tree’ Greenwood Site Coordinator Please read the C.M. Crockett Page for park details.[...]
Apr 5 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm Great Meadow
Forecasts aren’t good for today, so I’m cancelling the public night. Ray Young Great Meadow site coordinator ———– 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.
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm C.M. Crockett Park
Although the Clear Sky Chart shows only 20 to 40% cloud cover[1], the ClearOutside site predicts over 80% of the sky obscured by clouds.[2] WeatherUnderground says 39 to 70%[3] and AccuWeather says ~90% cloud cover.[4]  Other paid weather-guessers predict partly or mostly cloudy and most give a five to fifteen percent chance of measurable precipitation.[...]