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Free Telescope Workshop at Bookmans in Phoenix
Calendar: PAS Public Event Calendar
Event Posted By: Terri Finch  
01-07-2018 03:30 PM to 05:30 PM
Free Telescope Workshop at Bookmans in Phoenix

The Phoenix Astronomical Society presents & hosts at Bookman's -
A FREE TELESCOPE WORKSHOP

From 3:30pm to 5:30pm

THIS CLASS IS FULL AND RSVP IS NOW CLOSED AT 2pm Sunday Jan 7th.
The next 2 classes like this will be:
* Jan 25 at PVCC
* Feb 4 at Bookmans

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Default Free Telescope Workshop at Bookmans Jan 7 2018
Free Telescope Workshop at Bookmans Jan 7 2018

Telescope Workshop is from 3:30 to 5:30pm
Set up of the PAS Table and chairs provided by Bookmans
is at 2:45pm

Public attendees MUST RSVP with Terri to attend Events@pasaz.org
Please Provide requested info:
1) Make and Model of the scope you need help with and are Bringing to this class
2) Number in your party - seating in this location is super limited as we are in the front window of the store - first to attend gets the chair
3) If you are seeking advice on what scope to purchase - mention that in your RSVP and also send me the data of #2 above.

This event happens with the exception of falling rain.
We can do a light drizzle, but if it is raining or predicted to rain at the beginning or end of the event, we will cancel this event. If you are unsure of the weather, by 11am the morning of the event, there should be an auto response set up in my email to let you know the weather situation. Drop me an email to find out. If i don't have the Auto response set up by the time you message me, i will reply to your email.

PAS Members: RSVP in the Public Calendar here: http://www.pasaz.org/forums/calendar...y=2018-1-7&c=1

PAS Telescope Teachers:

* William
* Sam
* Rick
* Bruce
* Pete


PAS Helpers:
* Terri - Event Manager
* Rodney - Hepler


These attendees want help with their scopes:
The above telescope teachers could assist these folk.

Reminder to the Telescope Teachers: I pull up a photo of the scope that the student of this Telescope Workshop needs help with based on the info they provide when they RSVP for the event. This is to help my Telescope Teachers know which scope they may wish to assist at this event. It may not be the exact scope the student owns. The mount could be different or if the scope is older, it may be that a photo of that scope is no longer availble on the internet.

* Pat + 1 (E): Celestron 8SE
https://www.bhphotovideo.com/bnh/con...=Y&sku=1304324

* Jordan (E): Celestron AstroMaster 114 EQ - Needing help to see if it can be aligned : viewfinder to eyepiece focuser.\https://www.highpointscientific.com/...UaAi4eEALw_wcB

* Nick J (E): Celestron Nextar 12 MAK with StarSense
Terri can't find an image of the 12 MAK version of this scope as an example of the type of scope this is.

* Holly + 1 (MU + E): Meade ETX-80AT-TC.
https://www.highpointscientific.com/...AaAhIZEALw_wcB

* Hussian Y: is thinking about purchasing a MEADE 70 MM Quadruplet ED Astrograph telescope, for use with his Canon camera.
He is visually impaired, so any assist with seating nearby or being able to see objects up close is appreciated.




These attendees want to know what scope to Purchase:
William & Terri will assist these folk at the PAS Table.

* Kathryn + 1 (E): What scope to buy?

* Gary P (E): What scope to buy.

* Tim P (E): Scope to buy





These attendees have not told me what assistance they need:


RSVP was by: MU = Meet up, Ph = Phone, E = Email.
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THIS CLASS IS FULL AND RSVP IS NOW CLOSED AT 2pm Sunday Jan 7th.
The next 2 classes like this will be:
* Jan 25 at PVCC
* Feb 4 at Bookmans
RSVP'd Yes: 5
  • Sam Insana [12-16-2017 04:15 PM]
  • Rick Cunningham [12-25-2017 10:37 PM]
  • Bruce Wurst [12-29-2017 02:15 PM]
  • Peter Turner [01-03-2018 10:37 AM] - I'll help those that want to know what scope to buy.
  • Terri Finch [01-05-2018 12:27 PM] - William & Terri will attend this event. See you there! HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! We assist those who want to know what scope to buy, in a class setting around the PAS Table.
Dinner after Telescope Workshop at Carlos O'Briens Mex Food
Calendar: PAS Public Event Calendar
Event Posted By: Terri Finch  
01-07-2018 06:00 PM to 07:30 PM
Dinner after Telescope Workshop at Carlos O'Briens Mex Food
Dinner is at 6pm
RSVP has to be to me via phone by 4:45pm.
Or anytime earlier via this Calendar RSVP Below.

Carlos O' Briens is at 12th Street and Northern Ave
in Phoenix on the S.W Corner in the building with the
Green Copper Dome.

RSVp is required.
RSVP now to attend.
Dinner is open to everyone.
RSVP'd Yes: 1
  • Terri Finch [01-03-2018 12:39 PM] - William, Terri, Bruce, Ed, Bette are attending dinner after Tele Workshop.
 
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