Events on the Horizon – October

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Upcoming AAA events in October 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.

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Week 1 (calendar week 40)

01 October/Thursday

Class, Urban Astrophotography, Session 2 – Planetary Image Processing Workshop, Instructor: Mauri Rosenthal and Alfredo Viegas, on-line, begins at 8:00PM

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

02 October/Friday
03 October/Saturday

Week 2 (calendar week 41)

04 October/Sunday
05 October/Monday
06 October/Tuesday

Lectures (Livestream). “The Universal Timekeeper: Reconstructing History Atom by Atom”, David Helfand, Columbia University; begins at 7:00PM. Viewing details to be posted on AAA website.

07 October/Wednesday
08 October/Thursday

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

09 October/Friday
10 October/Saturday

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

Verify – Social & Observing, Evening of Stargazing, Evergreens Cemetery, Brooklyn/Queens; registration required

Week 3 (calendar week 42)

11 October/Sunday
12 October/Monday
13 October/Tuesday

Class, AAA Astronomy 101, Other Worlds of the Solar System, Instructor: Irene Pease, on-line, begins at 7:00PM

14 October/Wednesday

Class, Multi-Wavelength Astronomy and Telescopes, Higher Energy Waves, Instructor: David Kiefer, on-line, begins at 7:00PM

Verify – Observing, Observing on the High Line , Manhattan; begins at 6:00PM

15 October/Thursday

Class, Urban Astrophotography, Session 3 – Urban Deep Sky Overview/Electronic Assisted Astronomy, Instructor: Mauri Rosenthal and Alfredo Viegas, on-line, begins at 8:00PM

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

16 October/Friday
17 October/Saturday

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

Week 4 (calendar week 43)

18 October/Sunday
19 October/Monday
20 October/Tuesday

Class, AAA Astronomy 101, Exploration, Instructor: Irene Pease, on-line, begins at 7:00PM

21 October/Wednesday

Class, Multi-Wavelength Astronomy and Telescopes, Visible Light Telescopes and Observing, Instructor: David Kiefer, on-line, begins at 7:00PM

Verify – Observing, Observing on the High Line , Manhattan; begins at 6:00PM

22 October/Thursday

Class, Urban Astrophotography, Session 4 – Deep Sky Image Processing Workshop – PixInsight I, Instructor: Mauri Rosenthal and Alfredo Viegas, on-line, begins at 8:00PM

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

23 October/Friday
24 October/Saturday

Verify – Observing, Observing at Great Kills, Staten Island; begins at 7:30PM

Week 5 (calendar week 44)

25 October/Sunday
26 October/Monday
27 October/Tuesday

Verify – Observing, Observing at Fort Greene, Brooklyn; begins at 5:30PM

28 October/Tuesday

Verify – Observing, Observing on the High Line , Manhattan; begins at 6:00PM

29 October/Thursday

Class, Urban Astrophotography, Session 5 – Deep Sky Image Processing Workshop – PixInsight II, Instructor: Mauri Rosenthal and Alfredo Viegas, on-line, begins at 8:00PM

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

30 October/Friday
31 October/Saturday

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