Astronomy Club of Augusta monthly meeting


Friday, January 19, 2018 - 7:00 pm

Monthly Meeting
January 19, Friday 7:00PM, at AU The Public is invited!
Moon rise set: 0906-2016 Lunar Crescent-> Dark sky
Just before the meeting, Lunar Observing

President's Remarks

Program: Asteroidal Satellites
. . . natural satellites of asteroids & KBO"s. . .
. . .

Speaker: Roger Venable,
has been star gazing since 1960, and was a President of our ACA some years ago.
He is the Coordinator of the Mars Section of A.L.P.O., and Vice President of IOTA.
He regularly lectures and writes about Mars and about observing occultations.
With his wife Anna, he enjoys deep sky observing, and dabbles in astro-imaging.
He has 14 telescopes, each with a different, specialized purpose.
Roger is a Board-certified family physician and practices in rural Georgia emergency rooms.
Roger spoke at our meeting last March.

Refreshments: Mark Moffatt

Lunar, Star Gazing
Bring what you have of planisphere, binoculars, telescope, towel.
Wear layered clothing.



Age Suitability : 


Augusta University, New Science Center, Room W1008
2500 Walton Way
30904 Augusta , Georgia
United States