Club Meetings

Next meeting: Feb. 22

On Thursday 22 February, three members of our club, David Majors, Scott McMillan and Ron Settina, will present photographs of celestial objects. All of the photographs were taken by the members themselves! A wide range of objects will be included with special emphasis on the eclipse of 31 January 2018. Arrive early to be sure [...]

Remember Jodi Foster in the movie CONTACT? We’ve got the REAL THING!

PUBLIC ASTRONOMY TALK: Are We Alone? Dr. Jill Tarter Director, Center for SETI Research SETI Institute (This event is over.) Aliens abound on the movie screens, but in reality we are still trying to find out if we share our universe with other sentient creatures. Intelligence is very difficult to define, and impossible to directly [...]

“Einstein for Everyone” with Guest Speaker Dr. Robert Piccioni

Our next CCAS meeting is Thursday, October 28th, 2010 from 7-9 PM. Guest Speaker Dr. Robert Piccioni, who is an expert on Einstein and cosmology. Speaker: Dr. Robert Piccioni (pronounced "Pitch-O-knee") Talk Title: “Einstein for Everyone” Click here to download the flyer. (Feel free to post the info for others to view!) Abstract: How did [...]

Guest Speaker and Movie Night!

Our next CCAS meeting is Thursday, September 23, 2010 from 7-9 PM. Guest Speaker and Movie Night!We'll be watching one of Aurora's favorite astronomy movies (45 min.) as well as being treated to a short Guest Speaker topic. Popcorn and laughs provided - you bring yourself and a friend. LOCATION: United Methodist Church at 1515 [...]