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Amateur Astronomy: The Basics and Beyond

Friday, January 23, 2015 @ 7:00 PM (PST) - Friday, February 20, 2015 @ 9:30 PM (PST)
Walnut Community Room 4950 Fair Oaks Drive CorvallisOR  97330
Friday, January 23, 2015 @ 7:00 PM (PST) - Friday, February 20, 2015 @ 9:30 PM (PST)
Walnut Community Room 4950 Fair Oaks Drive CorvallisOR  97330

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About This Activity

Description

Get started as an amateur astronomer! Class includes how to read a star map and navigate your way around the night skies; telescope selection and maintenance; current celestial events; stargazing in challenging conditions and using binoculars for stargazing. Class is held both indoors and outdoors (weather permitting).


This class meets Jan. 23, Feb. 6 and Feb. 20.

Activity

Amateur Astronomy: The Basics and Beyond #14958

Price

Resident: $18.00
Non-resident: $23.00

Type

Activity

Meeting dates

From January 23, 2015 to February 20, 2015
Friday from 7pm to 9:30pm on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th weeks of each month
Except the following dates:
Friday,February 13, 2015

Meeting time

7pm to 9:30pm

Department

270455 LVL3 ASTRONOMY

Activity Category

Lifelong Learning

Activity Sub-Category

Active Adult (50+)

Status

4 openings remaining

Gender

Coed

Location

Walnut Community Room, 4950 NW Fair Oaks Drive

Instructor

Mike Kristosik

Supervisor

Deb Curtis

Season

Fall 2014/Winter 2015

Term

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Organizer Info

  • City of Corvallis Parks and Recreation

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