ICAC now has a Face Book page July 21, 2013Posted by Denise in : Meetings , add a comment
Now you can also go to https://www.facebook.com/ICastronomy to keep up to date with club happenings. Arrange carpools, talk about what you’ve seen or want to see, share photos, and … well, you know how Face Book works.
Get to it!
December Meeting - December 9th, 7PM November 9, 2013Posted by Denise in : Meetings , add a comment
The December ICAC meeting will be the second Monday of December, in room E (upstairs).
The program for December includes a short video or two, explaining what to look for in the sky this time of year. Also, our president should be available to answer questions about how to choose a first telescope.
(If you have questions for us to answer, or a possible program idea for a future meeting, please email us at info at icastronomy . org, or comment on our FB page, http://facebook.com/icastronomy .)
December Observing Session - F. W. Kent Park, December 28th, 7PM November 28, 2013Posted by Denise in : Events , add a comment
The holiday observing session will be held at F. W. Kent park, a county park located eight miles west of Iowa City, off of highway 6. We will meet at the Bob White shelter and set up in the parking lot. ( Map: https://maps.google.com/maps/ms?msid=217451880352690479515.000456a3319f5844cad3b&msa=0&ll=41.725029,-91.726141&spn=0.013725,0.01929 )
Observing sessions are held weather permitting. If it is cloudy, the session will not be held. Anyone is welcome to attend observing sessions. If you know of someone who is interested, feel free to invite them!
Please dress very warmly, wear layers, and bring your questions and curiosity. If there’s some interest, we’ll make sure there’s hot cider and coco available. Let’s hope for clear skies!