NO Astronomical Observing at Fishcreek - Friday
Changed location & date confirmed on 3/8/2011 via call from Children's Hospital
Regardless of weather, we will NOT be meeting behind Fishcreek Elementary School tonight due to prior commitments by all the telescope owner/operators you've come to know. Most of us are heavily involved with the ACA (Astronomy Club of Akron, Inc) and are committed to setting up telescopes tonight for Camp WUNDERLUNG (Children's Hospital patients with severe breathing disorders).
This event (this year at Camp Y-Noah) is scheduled months ahead and we look forward to showing the campers the wonders of the universe.
Camp Y-Noah is located at 815 Mount Pleasant Rd,
Clinton, OH 44216.
Click HERE for a map and exact directions to Camp Y-Noah. We'll arrive at the camp by 8:00PM to set up equipment.
Preparing for the campers...going over a list of potential Iridium flares to show the children.
Left to right: ACA members Norm Schmidt aka "Uncle Sam", Jerry Unroe, Andy Marek and Dave Jessie
Photo taken by ACA member Rosaelena Villaseņor
We will be restarting our normal Stow observing sessions
at Fishcreek School on Friday 8/19/2011, weather
permitting, of course.
Observing conditions in Stow, map to our location and other useful information is available here:
ClearSkyClock for Fishcreek Site
(the darker blue the squares are, the better)
For exact directions to our normal Stow location, just click on 'Road Map' in the 'Nifty Links' section immediately below our Sky Clock.
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