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2018 Public Star Party 7:00 pm
2018 Public Star Party @ Eagle Lake Observatory
Jun 2 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2018 Public Star Party @ Eagle Lake Observatory
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Monthly meeting 7:00 pm
Monthly meeting @ Fairview Community Center
Jun 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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CGO Star Party 6:00 pm
CGO Star Party @ Cherry Grove Observatory
Jun 8 @ 6:00 pm
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LLCC Star Party 6:00 pm
LLCC Star Party @ Long Lake Conservation Center
Jun 8 @ 6:00 pm
LLCC Star Party @ Long Lake Conservation Center
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CGO Star Party (alt) 6:00 pm
CGO Star Party (alt) @ Cherry Grove Observatory
Jun 9 @ 6:00 pm
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CGO Star Party 6:00 pm
CGO Star Party @ Cherry Grove Observatory
Jun 15 @ 6:00 pm
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LLCC Star Party 6:00 pm
LLCC Star Party @ Long Lake Conservation Center
Jun 15 @ 6:00 pm
LLCC Star Party @ Long Lake Conservation Center
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CGO Star Party (alt) 6:00 pm
CGO Star Party (alt) @ Cherry Grove Observatory
Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm
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2018 Public Star Party 7:00 pm
2018 Public Star Party @ Eagle Lake Observatory
Jun 16 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2018 Public Star Party @ Eagle Lake Observatory
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2018 Public Star Party 7:00 pm
2018 Public Star Party @ Eagle Lake Observatory
Jun 30 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2018 Public Star Party @ Eagle Lake Observatory
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June B-SIG Star Party 7:00 pm
June B-SIG Star Party @ Metcalf Field
Jun 30 @ 7:00 pm – Jul 1 @ 1:00 am
June B-SIG Star Party @ Metcalf Field
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Jun
30
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2018 Public Star Party @ Eagle Lake Observatory
Jun 30 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2018 Public Star Party @ Eagle Lake Observatory

Public Star Party at the MAS Eagle Lake Observatory.

The Eagle Lake Observatory consists of the Onan Observatory, the Sylvia A. Casby Observatory and the HotSpot Classroom.
Additional information as well as directions can be found on the Eagle Lake Observatory web page.

 

All Weather Event (3rd qtr. moon)

June B-SIG Star Party @ Metcalf Field
Jun 30 @ 7:00 pm – Jul 1 @ 1:00 am
June B-SIG Star Party @ Metcalf Field

The June BSIG will be on Saturday June 30th, weather permitting, at the Metcalf Nature Center.

The directions to Metcalf are included here: http://www.mnastro.org/facilities/metcalf/

This event is weather dependent. So please send me an e-mail (sureshks1@msn.com) if you are interested in coming out so I can keep you updated… I will plan on making a go/no go decision by 3pm on the day of the event.

Jul
5
Thu
Monthly meeting @ Fairview Community Center
Jul 5 @ 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
6
Fri
CGO Star Party @ Cherry Grove Observatory
Jul 6 @ 6:00 pm

Cherry Grove Star Party

Cherry Grove Star Parties are held on Friday nights, with Saturday reserved as the backup night if Friday is cloudy.

Star parties are no longer called “on” or “off”. Those planning on attending are to make their best judgement as to sky conditions and whether to attend or not. Generally however, star parties are cancelled if cloudy.

Be sure to check the MAS Discussion Forums if conditions are questionable to see if others are planning on attending.

LLCC Star Party @ Long Lake Conservation Center
Jul 6 @ 6:00 pm
LLCC Star Party @ Long Lake Conservation Center

LLCC Star Party weekend

LLCC Star parties are held on both Friday and Saturday night.

Star parties are no longer called “on” or “off”. Those planning on attending are to make their best judgement as to sky conditions and whether to attend or not. Generally however, star parties are cancelled if cloudy.

Be sure to check the MAS Discussion Forums if conditions are questionable to see if others are planning on attending.

Jul
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Sat
CGO Star Party (alt) @ Cherry Grove Observatory
Jul 7 @ 6:00 pm

Cherry Grove Star Party – Alt

Cherry Grove Star Parties are held on Friday nights, with Saturday reserved as the backup night if Friday is cloudy.

Star parties are no longer called “on” or “off”. Those planning on attending are to make their best judgement as to sky conditions and whether to attend or not. Generally however, star parties are cancelled if cloudy.

Be sure to check the MAS Discussion Forums if conditions are questionable to see if others are planning on attending.