OBSERVING News

The Sky this Week - (Sky & Telescope): August 17 - 25
 

Regional Events

Heart of America Star Party (HOASP)

October 4-7, 2018

 

AAL Events and Meetings

All of our activities are open to the public, please join us.
Check our Facebook page for the latest news and updates.

MONTHLY MEETINGS

Sunday: 7PM - Baker Wetlands Discovery Center

AUGUST 26
SEPTEMBER 30
OCTOBER 28
DECEMBER 02

LOCAL EVENTS

LAWRENCE - SATURDAY AUGUST 18

PUBLIC OBSERVING (weather permitting)

For the Summer, observing was scheduled after the Lawrence Band Concerts on alternate Wed. evenings. The scheduled summer evenings have been completed.                         

Regular Public Observing at the Baker Wetlands Discovery Center takes place after the monthly meetings during the Fall and Spring semesters. See the map below for the site of the Discovery Center in south Lawrence. The AAL meetings will begin at 7PM and finish in time to allow all attendees to take part in the open observing.  Meetings will take place irrespective of the weather conditions and observing begins, weather permitting, after the meetings as soon as it gets dark enough to observe.

PUBLIC OBSERVING SESSIONS
~8:15 PM SUNDAY

AUGUST 26
SEPTEMBER 30
OCTOBER 28
DECEMBER 02

The Facebook page for the Discovery Center can be accessed here.

In addition to telescopes set up by AAL members, we will be utilizing the 14" scope permanently housed at the Discovery Center.  
Come join the fun and enjoy the dark(er) skies south of town.