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2018 Public Star Party 7:00 pm
2018 Public Star Party @ Eagle Lake Observatory
Sep 1 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2018 Public Star Party @ Eagle Lake Observatory
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2018 Northern Nights Star Fest
2018 Northern Nights Star Fest @ Long Lake Conservation Center
Sep 5 all-day
2018 Northern Nights Star Fest @ Long Lake Conservation Center
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2018 Northern Nights Star Fest
2018 Northern Nights Star Fest @ Long Lake Conservation Center
Sep 6 all-day
2018 Northern Nights Star Fest @ Long Lake Conservation Center
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Monthly meeting 7:00 pm
Monthly meeting @ Fairview Community Center
Sep 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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2018 Northern Nights Star Fest 12:00 am
2018 Northern Nights Star Fest @ Long Lake Conservation Center
Sep 9 @ 12:00 am – 12:00 pm
2018 Northern Nights Star Fest @ Long Lake Conservation Center
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CGO Star Party 6:00 pm
CGO Star Party @ Cherry Grove Observatory
Sep 14 @ 6:00 pm
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LLCC Star Party 6:00 pm
LLCC Star Party @ Long Lake Conservation Center
Sep 14 @ 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
Sep 15 @ 6:00 pm
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2018 Public Star Party 7:00 pm
2018 Public Star Party @ Eagle Lake Observatory
Sep 15 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2018 Public Star Party @ Eagle Lake Observatory
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September B-SIG Star Party 6:00 pm
September B-SIG Star Party @ Metcalf Field
Sep 22 @ 6:00 pm – Sep 23 @ 12:00 am
September B-SIG Star Party @ Metcalf Field
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2018 Public Star Party 7:00 pm
2018 Public Star Party @ Eagle Lake Observatory
Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2018 Public Star Party @ Eagle Lake Observatory
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2018 Public Star Party @ Eagle Lake Observatory
Sep 29 @ 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)

Oct
4
Thu
Monthly meeting @ Fairview Community Center
Oct 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.

Oct
5
Fri
CGO Star Party @ Cherry Grove Observatory
Oct 5 @ 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
Oct 5 @ 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.

Oct
6
Sat
CGO Star Party (alt) @ Cherry Grove Observatory
Oct 6 @ 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.

Oct
12
Fri
CGO Star Party @ Cherry Grove Observatory
Oct 12 @ 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.