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AstroAssembly 2015

October 2, 2015 @ 9:00 am - October 3, 2015 @ 11:00 pm

$25

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AstroAssembly is an annual event sponsored by Skyscrapers Inc, an astronomy society in Rhode Island. It is held at Seagrave Observatory in North Scituate, Rhode Island. On Friday evening, October 2nd, participants are invited to attend a series of short presentations and to observe through one of the observatory's telescopes (weather permitting).

On Saturday, October 3rd, a day and evening of presentations and other activities are planned. There are two themes for 2015: "The International Year of Light" and "Planets and Minor Planets." Featured speakers include Kelly Beatty, Kim Arcan, and Andrew Vanderburg. Raffles, an Astrophotography Competition, and an evening banquet (pre-registration required) are part of the festivities.

Cost: $25 for the event + $25 for the banquet

Details

Start:
October 2, 2015 @ 9:00 am
End:
October 3, 2015 @ 11:00 pm
Cost:
$25
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Organizer

Kathy Siok
Phone:
401-885-1608
Email:
kathys5@cox.net
Website:
www.theskyscrapers.org

Venue

Seagrave Memorial Observatory Observatory
47 Peeptoad Road
North Scituate, RI 02857 United States
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Phone:
401-885-1608
Website:
http://www.theskyscrapers.org