Past Classes

2021

Jan.           Astronomy Smorgasbord

Jan.           Night Sky Photography – Stan Honda

Jan.           Current Missions- Irene Pease

March        Physics in Astronomy – David Kiefer

May            Astronomy 102: Stars, Galaxies, Universe – Alfredo Viegas

May            Cosmology 101: Major Themes – David Kiefer

June           Advanced Night Sky Photography – Stan Honda

June           Summer Astronomy Smorgasbord

July            Cosmology 102: Advanced Themes – David Kiefer

Sept.          Stellarium Workshop – Matthias Schmitt

Oct.            Urban Astrophotography 101: Planetary Imaging – Mauri Rosenthal, Alfredo Viegas

Oct.            Introduction to Night Sky Photography – Stan Honda

Nov.            Astronomy 101: The Solar System – David Kiefer

Dec.-Jan.   Urban Astrophotography 102: Deep Sky Imaging – Mauri Rosenthal, Parker Bossier

2020

Jan.            Winter Smorgasbord

Feb.            Clocks, Calendars, Coordinates, Orbits- David Kiefer

Feb.            Urban Astrophotography- Mauri Rosenthal, Alfredo Viegas

April            Planetary Science- David Kiefer

May            Astronomy 101: The Solar System- Matthias Schmidt

June           Astrometrics- David Kiefer

May            Astronomy 101: The Solar System- Matthias Schmidt

Sept.          Multiwavelength Astronomy – David Kiefer

Sept.          Night Sky Photography- Stan Honda

Nov.            Astronomy Before the Telescope- David Kiefer

2019

Feb.            Physics in Astronomy- David Kiefer

March         Stargazing Skills- Peter Tagatac

April           Night Sky Photography- Stan Honda

April.          Cosmology- David Kiefer

June           Astronomy 101: The Solar System- Irene Pease

Sept.          Recent Breakthroughs in Astronomy- David Kiefer

Oct.            Astronomy 102: Stars, Galaxies, Cosmos- Irene Pease

2018

Feb.            Clocks, Calendars, Coordinates, Orbits- David Kiefer

March         Muti-Wavelength Astronomy and Telescopes- David Kiefer

Sept.          Astromomy 101: The Basics- David Kiefer

Oct.            Stargazing Skills Workshop- Peter Tagatac

Nov.            Measuring Distances in Space- David Kiefer

Nov.             Intro to Night Sky Photography- Stan Honda

ADDITIONAL INSTRUCTORS 2009 – 2017

Prof. Jason Kendall (Board Member), Jaclyn Avidon (Board Member), Dr. Sneer Honappa, Dr. Denton Ebel,  Marc Horowitz, Andrew Kessler (NASA Phoenix Mars Mission), Micheal O’Gara (AAA President), Richard Rosenberg (AAA President), Dr. Shana Tribiano (Board Member)