Route 88 Is Open Today In Time for Mingo Observatory Bundle Up Star Fest

PennDot has opened Route 88 south of Finleyville where it had been closed between Patterson and Ginger Hill Roads in time for today’s Mingo Observatory Bundle Up Star Fest star party at Mingo Observatory.…vember-14-2015/

Bundle Up Starfest, Mingo Star Party, Saturday, November 14, 2015


It is you last chance in 2015 to view Late Autumn sky with the Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh at the Mingo Observatory Bundle Up Starfest, Saturday, November 14, 2015.  Address: Mingo Observatory, 1 Shelter 10 Road, Nottingham Township, PA 15301 40.2110 N, 80.0190 W Donations Accepted  For more information and group pre-registration, 724-384-6150 or Read more

AAAP Monthly Meeting, 7:30 PM, November 13, 2015, Allegheny Observatory

From the Guide Star:

Sundogs to Supernova, Rainbows to Rigel,

Expect Vivid Images At KJB Photo Contest

Considering the often poor sky conditions in this area, it’s often amazing the AAAP’s astrophotographers obtain so many great celestial images. In fact, AAAP members now how to be ready at a moment’s notice when a rare “photo-op” appears in the night or daytime skies. Read more

Mid-Autumn Star Party, Wagman Observatory, November 7, 2015

The members of the Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh invite the public to Wagman Observatory, Saturday, November 7, 2015, for the Mid-Autumn Star Party. Read more