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Old 02-15-2012, 01:11 PM
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Default Telescope Workshop & Star Party Mar 22, 2012 at PVCC

PAS & PVCC are hosting a special addition to this event, on this night in G-147 on the PVCC Main Campus.

1) Come to attend the Telescope Workshop by RSVP'ing your attendance with Terri Events@pasaz.org. When you RSVP, please let me know what type of telescope you are needing assistance with so that I can have a telescope teacher availble to help you, at the event.

2) Come to attend the Star Party. When you RSVP, give me the number in your party and your first name. This is to ensure we have enough handouts for everyone attending.

3) Come for the Teleconference. Starting 7pm sharp, the Night Sky Network is hosting a teleconference for which PAS & PVCC are making availble to all who attend. Here is the data for the conference:

Maya 2012 Telecon! Mark your calendar for Dr. Anthony F. Aveni on Thursday, March 22

Join the NSN members for a teleconference with one of the most prolific and loved science writers of our time, Dr. Anthony F. Aveni, as he gets us ready to face the 2012 craze with facts and humor. We are pleased to welcome the astronomer and anthropologist that Rolling Stone magazine named one of the 10 best professors in the country. He will talk about the phenomenon of the 2012 prophecies, theories, and predictions that this date marks the end of the world, or at least the end of the world as we know it. Here's your chance to bone up on the history and science behind the mayhem to help you prep for questions from the public.

Dr. Aveni is widely known for his 16 very popular books, numerous TV appearances, and legendary classes. He is considered one of the founders of cultural astronomy and is an expert in the astronomical history of the Aztec and Maya Indians of ancient Mexico. His latest book is titled The End of Time: The Maya Mystery of 2012. He is Russell B. Colgate Distinguished University Professor of Astronomy, Anthropology, and Native American Studies at Colgate University, where he has taught since 1963.

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RSVP's for Telescope Workshop:


Neil P: Meade ETX-125 AT Maksutov-Cassegrain telescope
Melinda: Venture 114 mm
Lindsey C.: Orion XT8 Sky Quest Newtonian Reflector
Joe S.: Etx 90


RSVP's for Star Party:


Shannon G. + 2
Paul O. + 1


PAS Telescope Operators for Star Party:


Don: 6" scope
Tim: 90 mm scope




PAS Telescope Teachers:


Don
Tim


Additional helpers:


Kevin A. : Binocs
Mike: Meteorite Man - inside G-147


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This is a WEATHER PERMITTING EVENT. If the weather is bad, the event is canceled. We hope to see you there!
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