Events on the Horizon – August

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Upcoming AAA events in August 2020

AAA continues to follow official recommendations regarding COVID-19, and coordinates with any partner institutions regarding event cancellations.

For the status of any event, check the AAA calendar or Upcoming Events on the AAA website home page.

For observing sessions that show “Verify“, visit the site observing page to find who to contact if you have questions.

The AAA Google Calendar or subscribe on this page by clicking the “+Google Calendar” button (like the following image) in lower right corner of page.

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Week 1 (calendar week 31)

01 August/Saturday

Week 2 (calendar week 32)

02 August/Sunday

Astrophotography Meetup – Members Only. Zoom, details found in the AAA Astrophotography Google Group; begins at 4:00PM

03 August/Monday
04 August/Tuesday

Class, Summer 2020 – Astronomy 102: Stars, Galaxies, Cosmos, Galaxies, Instructor: David Kiefer, on-line, begins at 7:00PM

05 August/Wednesday

Class, Summer 2020 Class – Astrometrics: Early, Modern, Gaia, Hubble’s Law, z values, and additional astrometric methods, Instructor: David Kiefer, on-line, begins at 6:30PM

06 August/Thursday

Presentation (Livestream), Virtual Tour of the Night Sky and Beyond. Astrovis Weekly on AAA YouTube Channel, Livestream on YouTube; begins at 8:00PM

07 August/Friday
08 August/Saturday

Week 3 (calendar week 33)

09 August/Sunday

Astrophotography Meetup – Members Only. Zoom, details found in the AAA Astrophotography Google Group; begins at 4:00PM

10 August/Monday
11 August/Tuesday

Class, Summer 2020 – Astronomy 102: Stars, Galaxies, Cosmos, Beyond the Galaxies, Instructor: David Kiefer, on-line, begins at 7:00PM

12 August/Wednesday
13 August/Thursday

Presentation (Livestream), Virtual Tour of the Night Sky and Beyond. Astrovis Weekly on AAA YouTube Channel, Livestream on YouTube; begins at 8:00PM

14 August/Friday
15 August/Saturday

Week 4 (calendar week 34)

16 August/Sunday

Astrophotography Meetup – Members Only. Zoom, details found in the AAA Astrophotography Google Group; begins at 4:00PM

Verify – Observing – Dark Sky, North South Lake, Catskills, NY; details in AAA Dark Sky Group

17 August/Monday
18 August/Tuesday
19 August/Wednesday
20 August/Thursday

Presentation (Livestream), Virtual Tour of the Night Sky and Beyond. Astrovis Weekly on AAA YouTube Channel, Livestream on YouTube; begins at 8:00PM

21 August/Friday

Verify – Observing, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Brooklyn; begins at 8:00PM

22 August/Saturday

Verify – Observing, Great Kills, Staten Island; begins at 8:00PM

Verify – Observing – Dark Sky, North South Lake, Catskills, NY; details in AAA Dark Sky Group

Week 5 (calendar week 35)

23 August/Sunday

Astrophotography Meetup – Members Only. Zoom, details found in the AAA Astrophotography Google Group; begins at 4:00PM

24 August/Monday
25 August/Tuesday
26 August/Wednesday
27 August/Thursday

Presentation (Livestream), Virtual Tour of the Night Sky and Beyond. Astrovis Weekly on AAA YouTube Channel, Livestream on YouTube; begins at 8:00PM

28 August/Friday

Verify – Observing, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Brooklyn; begins at 8:00PM

29 August/Saturday

Week 6 (calendar week 36)

30 August/Sunday

Astrophotography Meetup – Members Only. Zoom, details found in the AAA Astrophotography Google Group; begins at 4:00PM

31 August/Monday

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