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Jul 30

So, You’re Thinking of a Telescope?

July 30 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT

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$12.00 – $20.00

Register below!

So, You’re Thinking of Getting a Telescope? (2024)

Tuesday, July 30, 7-9 PM via Zoom online

   

Major topics–             √ Introduction to types of telescopes and binoculars. Features and costs.

                                       √  Preview of objects to observe: the sun (only with solar filter!), moon, planets, stars, constellations and asterisms, open and globular clusters, nebulae, the milky way, galaxies, Messier objects

                                       √  Where and when  to observe. Tips for planning an observation session.

                                       √  Suggested field guides.

 

Instructor–               Dan Kirby, computer specialist and astronomy buff . Member of AAA Board and Executive Committee.  AAA representative to United Astronomy Clubs of New Jersey which operates the NJ Jenny Jump State Forest observatory.

Start this engaging hobby right here.

REGISTER IN TICKETS WINDOW BELOW. ⇓
$12 for members; $20 
non-members


You’ll get a confirmation containing the link to the Google Classroom (GC) page. 
Click on that GC link to be officially enrolled and  for the Zoom class link to use
Tuesday, July 30, after 6:45 PM

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SPECIAL NOTICE:

In September we’re giving “ASTRONOMY 101, BASICS OF ASTRONOMY AND
THE SOLAR SYSTEM”, a 6-class course now FREE to members.

For details return here, http://AAA.org/classes, in late August.

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Details

Date:
July 30
Time:
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
Cost:
$12.00 – $20.00
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Considering a Telescope?
$ 20.00
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