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 page or Twitter feed to get the latest scheduling updates. 


July 24, 2018
  • GMA Stargazing Event

    July 24, 2018  7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
    Castleton University, 62 Alumni Dr, Castleton, VT 05735, USA

    Free and Open to the Public
    Green Mountain Astronomers EventAssociated with Castleton University - Concert Series
    Starts with solar observing.
    Contact Ron Lewis for info, 802-779-5913 (cell), 802-247-5913 (home), vtpoet@gmail.com

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August 6, 2018
  • VAS Monthly Meeting

    August 6, 2018  7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Brownell Library, 6 Lincoln St, Essex Junction, VT 05452, USA

    Free and Open to the Public
    Modifying Commercial Dobsonain Telescopes by Paul Walker

    Paul will show some modifications that can be made to off-the-shelf Dobsonian type telescopes that will improve their ease of use.  For some, change the from frustrating to quite functional.  Some modifications are very simple and can be done with tools and material virtually everyone has around the house.  Others are more involved and require at least some wood working and/or metal working tools.

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September 10, 2018
  • VAS Monthly Meeting

    September 10, 2018  7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Brownell Library, 6 Lincoln St, Essex Junction, VT 05452, USA

    Free and Open to the Public
    Presentation - TBD

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September 15, 2018
  • Stargazing at HOS

    September 15, 2018  6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
    Hinesburg Observing Site

    One date only, September 15 or 16 depending on weather, Starts 6:30. Viewing 1st quarter Moon at the GMO and farewell to Jupiter & Mars.

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September 16, 2018
  • Stargazing at HOS

    September 16, 2018  6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
    Hinesburg Observing Site

    One date only, September 15 or 16 depending on weather, Starts 6:30. Viewing 1st quarter Moon at the GMO and farewell to Jupiter & Mars.

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October 5, 2018
  • Stargazing at HOS

    October 5, 2018  6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
    Hinsesburg Observing Site

    One night only, October 5, 6 or 7, depending on weather.  Dark sky viewing at the GMO.

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October 6, 2018
  • Stargazing at HOS

    October 6, 2018  6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
    Hinsesburg Observing Site

    One night only, October 5, 6 or 7, depending on weather.  Dark sky viewing at the GMO.

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October 7, 2018
  • Stargazing at HOS

    October 7, 2018  6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
    Hinsesburg Observing Site

    One night only, October 5, 6 or 7, depending on weather.  Dark sky viewing at the GMO.

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