Calendar

All events are free and open to the public.  Outdoor events are subject to cancellation or postponement due to to weather–check our Facebook or Twitter feed to get the latest scheduling updates.


September 20, 2019
  • GMA - Orwell Star Party

    September 20, 2019

    Orwell Star Party & Observatory Visit (GMA assisting)(Moon rises 10:30 PM)

    Contact Ron Lewis for info
    802-779-5913 (cell)
    802-247-5913 (home)
    vtpoet@gmail.com

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September 28, 2019
  • GMA - Members only event

    September 28, 2019
    Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Site, 5696 Monument Hill Rd, Castleton, VT 05735, USA

    GMA Members Only, Hubbardton Battlefield.

    Contact Ron Lewis for info
    802-779-5913 (cell)
    802-247-5913 (home)
    vtpoet@gmail.com

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October 7, 2019
  • VAS Monthly Meeting

    October 7, 2019  7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Brownell Library, 6 Lincoln St, Essex Junction, VT 05452, USA

    Free and Open to the Public

    The Scale of Astronomy 

    By Al Boudreau

    We explore how astronomers measure astronomical distances and just how large our Universe is. We see practical examples that allow one to appreciate the grand scale of the cosmos. We clearly see the challenges of communication and travel because of this enormous scale.

     

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October 8, 2019
  • Public Star Gazing-Dorothy Allen Memorial Library

    October 8, 2019  7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
    195 Central School Dr, Williston, VT 05495, USA

    Free and open to the public
    Setting up at the Williston Community Park, 195 Central School Dr, Williston, VT

    View the Moon, planets and Deep Sky Objects.

    Sponsored by the Dorothy Allen Memorial Library and VAS.

    Library contact - Kathy Deluca, 802-878-4918 or outreach@williston.lib.vt.us
    VAS contact - Terri Zittritsch, theresamarie11@gmail.com
    or info@vtastro.org

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October 11, 2019
  • Public Star Gazing - Waterbury VT

    October 11, 2019  7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Waterbury Public Library, 28 North Main Street, Suite 2, Waterbury, VT

    Note:
    This is now the primary date.  It was going to be the Rain Date with Thursday the 10th the primary date.  The Recreation Field is not available to us on Thursday.
    Viewing Jupiter, Saturn & the Moon. 

    Location: Waterbury Recreation Field just South of the library. 

    Contact: Waterbury Public Library, 28 North Main Street, Suite 2, Waterbury, VT. Judi Byron, (802) 244-7036. VAS coordinator, Joe Comeau, jkcomeau@hotmail.com 802-769-267. Or email info@vtastro.org

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October 19, 2019
  • GMA - Homecoming & Family Weekend

    October 19, 2019
    Castleton University, 62 Alumni Dr, Castleton, VT 05735, USA

    Public Outreach, Homecoming & Family Weekend, Castleton University (Moon rises 10:01 PM)

    Contact Ron Lewis for info
    802-779-5913 (cell)
    802-247-5913 (home)
    vtpoet@gmail.com

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