The members of the Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh invite the public to Mingo Observatory and Wagman Observatory on Saturday, September 5, 2015. Come see the planets Neptune and Uranus and enjoy the Milky Way without interference from the Moon. It’s all part of the show during the September Dark Sky Star Partis sponsored by the Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh. Read more
Archive for month: August, 2015
Cancelled – Update of October 2, 2015
AAAP Member Matt Deitrich wins the Astronomy Picture of the Day, August 25, 2015. Congratulations Matt!
Please join the Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh on Friday and Saturday, August 21 and 22, 2015 at the Wagman Observatory as we open our building and grounds to the the public for more August Star Parties. Read more
Amateur Astronomers Association Monthly Meetings return from summer hiatus September 11, 2015. Members and Guests should convene at the Bayer Science Stage, Carnegie Science Center, One Allegheny Ave.Pittsburgh, PA 15212 promptly at 7:30 pm. The parking fee is $5 at the inside lobby kiosk. It is recommended to enter and exit through the same gate.
The September 11, 2015 AAAP monthly meeting will feature speaker Diane Turnshek speaking on De-Light the Night (Light Pollution Solutions). Read more
Wagman Observatory’s hilltop will been open to everyone interested in viewing the Perseid Meteor Shower on the Wednesday night, August 12/13. The gates will be open at Sunset. Read more