MAS Featured Events


MAS Member Orientation

Member Orientation

May 30, 2015
Golden Valley Library

MAS Orientation meetings are intended to give new members a good idea of the benefits of being a member of the MAS – publications, discounts available, MAS meetings, Special Interest Groups, observing sites and more.

Meeting begins at 9:30 am, Saturday May 30 at the Golden Valley Library meeting room.

Meeting time and location may change due to room availability. Watch the MAS home page for meeting announcements and/or changes.

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Monthly Meeting

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MAS General Meeting

June 4, 2015
Fairview
Community Center

Speaker: TBD

Topic:  TBD

Monthly meetings are open to all – you needn’t be an MAS member to attend. These meetings normally take place the first Thursday of each month at the Fairview Community Center in Roseville (”Great Room”). Monthly meetings usually start at 7:00 p.m. and last about two hours.

Each meeting features Board member introductions, general announcements, “Better Know a Constellation”, normally presented by a member, main speaker (around 45 minutes duration) and an after-meeting social gathering. Society business is occasionally transacted as needed.

Meeting Location: Fairview Community Center

1910 County Road B West – ”Great Room”
Roseville, MN 55113

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B-SIG Field Trip

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Eagle Lake Observatory

June 13, 2015  
Eagle Lake Observatory

The Beginners Special Interest Group (B-SIG) will be having a field trip to the Eagle Lake Observatory on June 13th.

The topic of this meeting will be making solar filters as well as doing some solar observing. The meeting begins at 1:00 pm and is an all weather event. In the event it is cloudy a presentation will be given in the HotSpot Classroom

For information on the Eagle Lake Observatory including directions, visit the observatories webpage HERE

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Upcoming Featured Events

May
30
Sat
MAS Member Orientation @ Golden Valley Library
May 30 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
MAS Member Orientation @ Golden Valley Library | Minneapolis | Minnesota | United States

MAS Orientation meetings are intended to give new members a good idea of the benefits of being a member of the MAS – publications, discounts available, MAS meetings, Special Interest Groups, observing sites and more.

Meeting time and location may change due to room availability. Watch the MAS home page for meeting announcements and/or changes.

9:30 to 11:30 am Sat May 30 at the Golden Valley Library meeting room.

Jun
4
Thu
Monthly meeting @ Fairview Community Center
Jun 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

Speaker: TBD
 
Topic: TBD

 
Monthly meetings are open to all – you needn’t be an MAS member to attend. These meetings normally take place the first Thursday of each month at the Fairview Community Center in Roseville (“Great Room”). Monthly meetings start at 7:00 p.m. and last about two hours.

Each meeting features Board member introductions, general announcements, “Better Know a Constellation”, normally presented by a member, main speaker (around 45 minutes duration) and an after-meeting social gathering. Society business is occasionally transacted as needed.

NOTE: Meeting time and / or location sometimes change to take advantage of special program opportunities. Please check the MAS homepage and/or recorded message at 952-467-2426 for the latest information regarding the meeting.

Jun
13
Sat
B-SIG Meeting Field Trip @ Eagle Lake Observatory
Jun 13 @ 1:00 pm
B-SIG Meeting Field Trip @ Eagle Lake Observatory

Beginners Special Interest Group Meeting

Field Trip – Eagle Lake Observatory

This field trip is an all weather event. In case of clouds we will have a classroom session in the HotSpot.

Topic: Make your own solar filter & solar observing

Jul
2
Thu
Monthly meeting @ Fairview Community Center
Jul 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

Speaker: TBD
 
Topic: TBD

 
Monthly meetings are open to all – you needn’t be an MAS member to attend. These meetings normally take place the first Thursday of each month at the Fairview Community Center in Roseville (“Great Room”). Monthly meetings start at 7:00 p.m. and last about two hours.

Each meeting features Board member introductions, general announcements, “Better Know a Constellation”, normally presented by a member, main speaker (around 45 minutes duration) and an after-meeting social gathering. Society business is occasionally transacted as needed.

NOTE: Meeting time and / or location sometimes change to take advantage of special program opportunities. Please check the MAS homepage and/or recorded message at 952-467-2426 for the latest information regarding the meeting.

Jul
11
Sat
B-SIG Meeting Field Trip @ Eagle Lake Observatory
Jul 11 @ 1:00 pm
B-SIG Meeting Field Trip @ Eagle Lake Observatory

Beginners Special Interest Group Meeting

Field Trip – Eagle Lake Observatory

This field trip is an all weather event. In case of clouds we will have a classroom session in the HotSpot.

Topic: The Sun and stellar evolution & solar observing

Aug
6
Thu
Monthly meeting @ Fairview Community Center
Aug 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

Speaker: TBD
 
Topic: TBD

 
Monthly meetings are open to all – you needn’t be an MAS member to attend. These meetings normally take place the first Thursday of each month at the Fairview Community Center in Roseville (“Great Room”). Monthly meetings start at 7:00 p.m. and last about two hours.

Each meeting features Board member introductions, general announcements, “Better Know a Constellation”, normally presented by a member, main speaker (around 45 minutes duration) and an after-meeting social gathering. Society business is occasionally transacted as needed.

NOTE: Meeting time and / or location sometimes change to take advantage of special program opportunities. Please check the MAS homepage and/or recorded message at 952-467-2426 for the latest information regarding the meeting.