Events on the Horizon – January

January dates of upcoming AAA events

09/Wednesday
AAA Class, Winter 2019 Class – Astronomy Smorgasbord, 1st class: “Meet the Meteorites”, Instructor: Irene Pease; Manhattan, 6:30 – 8:30PM

10/Thursday
AAA Annual Holiday Party, Manhattan; begins at 6:30

11/Friday
Lectures,Astronomy Picture of the Day, 2018” presented by Jerry Bonnell, NASA; American Museum of Natural History, Manhattan; begins at 6:15

16/Wednesday
AAA Class, Winter 2019 Class – Astronomy Smorgasbord, 2nd class: “The Standard Model”, Instructor: Dr. Miguel Fiolhais; Manhattan, 6:30 – 8:30PM

20/21/Sunday/Monday
Observing, Total Lunar Eclipse; New York City

TimeEventDescription
09:36 PM ESTP1Penumbral eclipse begins
10:34 PM ESTU1Partial lunar eclipse begins
11:41 PM ESTU2Total lunar eclipse begins
12:12 AM ESTMax Eclipse
12:43 AM ESTU3Total lunar eclipse ends
01:50 AM ESTU4Partial lunar eclipse ends
02:48 AM ESTP2Penumbral eclipse ends

22/Tuesday
AAA Class, Winter 2019 Class – Astronomy 101, 1st class: “Our Place in Space”, Instructor: Irene Pease; Manhattan, 6:30 – 8:30PM

23/Wednesday
AAA Class, Winter 2019 Class – Astronomy Smorgasbord, 3rd class: “Black Holes”, Instructor: Irene Pease; Manhattan, 6:30 – 8:30PM

29/Tuesday
AAA Class, Winter 2019 Class – Astronomy 101, 1st class: “Sun and Moon”, Instructor: Irene Pease; Manhattan, 6:30 – 8:30PM

30/Wednesday
AAA Class, Winter 2019 Class – Astronomy Smorgasbord, 4th class: “The Universe on Your Computer”, Instructor: Laird Whitehill; Manhattan, 6:30 – 8:30PM

Beyond the Horizon — Beginning of February

05/Tuesday
AAA Class, Winter 2019 Class – Astronomy 101, 1st class: “The Solar System”, Instructor: Irene Pease; Manhattan, 6:30 – 8:30PM

06/Wednesday
AAA Class, Winter 2019 Class – Astronomy Smorgasbord, 5th class: “Observing the Night Sky”, Instructor Arthur Kunhardt; Manhattan, 6:30 – 8:30PM

11/Friday
Lectures,”The Milky Way Galaxy in the Era of Gaia’s DR2 Catalog” presented by Jacqueline Faherty, American Museum of Natural History; American Museum of Natural History, Manhattan; begins at 6:15

12/Tuesday
AAA Class, Winter 2019 Class – Astronomy 101, 1st class: “Stars”, Instructor: Irene Pease; Manhattan, 6:30 – 8:30PM

13/Wednesday
AAA Class, Winter 2019 Class – Astronomy Smorgasbord, 6th class: “History of Astronomy”, Instructor: Cecilia Almeida; Manhattan, 6:30 – 8:30PM

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