The focus of the Skywatchers SIG is understanding our universe through space science and astronomy. If you’re interested in understanding the universe around you then this is the SIG for you. We meet the Second Tuesday of the Month September through May at the Lake House.
November’s meeting subject was: “Impacts From The Sky – A Status Report.” There were 49 folks present. A lively discussion about the likelyhood of of asteroids/comets/large meteors hitting Earth ensued.
December’s meeting will be on 11 December at the Lakehouse. The subject will the Christmas Star – A Scientific Perspective.
The doors open at 6:30 PM on 11 Decemebr 2018. Meeting starts promptly at 7:00 PM.
Some meetings occur outside of our normal schedule during special astronomical events such as Solar and Lunar eclipses and major meteor showers or a particularly bright comet. In addition to these special meetings, the group also participates in under the stars’ educational efforts such as learning about the sky and how to use observational tools such as binoculars and telescopes. Come join us the Second Tuesday of every month. Our Doors Open at 6:30 pm with the Program beginning at 7:00 PM in the Lakehouse, September thru May.
Members may, upon request, be provided special assistance in learning how to use their equipment or guidance in the type of equipment to acquire.
Presenters are always welcome, so if you have material about astronomy or space science that you would like to present to this interested group or would like to join this group please contact the host at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This SIG DOES NOT concern itself with astrology, only astronomy and the related subjects of space science.
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