From the President...
ASN Star Parties and Events (Rev 10-19-14)
- Created: 15 August 2014
Recurring Star Parties
ASN members help conduct weekly star parties at the UNR Redfield Campus MacLean Observatory, off the Mt. Rose Highway, every Friday of the month (weather permitting; event will be cancelled if skies are overcast). Contact the UNR planetarium for cancellation info and other questions.
The ASN provides monthly public telescope viewing (weather permitting) at Sparks Marina on the 3rd Friday of each month. It's on the peninsula on the west side of the Marina.
Fall 2014 Star Parties
- ASN member’s meeting, Officer Nominations, Tuesday Oct 14
- ASN Public Star Party, Galena Creek Park, Saturday Oct 18
- Sparks Marina partial solar eclipse viewing, Sparks Marina, Thursday October 23rd
- ASN members only star party, Palomino Valley, October 25th
- Informal ASN member’s meeting, Officer Elections and scope swap meet, 6:30 pm KNPB, Nov 11th
An overnight bus trip to Lick or Mt Wilson Observatories is being discussed. We need to check on available dates and assess member interest.