Entries by Heather Panek

AAAP Announces 2018 Scholarship in the amount of $1,000.00

The Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh announces the award of a scholarship in the amount $1,000.00.* Objective: To promote and encourage the profession of astronomy. Must be enrolled and accepted to study astronomy, physics, or mathematics. This scholarship is limited to seniors presently enrolled in High Schools located in either Allegheny or Washington Counties of […]

October 28, 2017 Mingo Star Party

Star Party at Mingo Creek Park Observatory located in Mingo Creek Park Mansion Hill Extension, past Shelter 10 Washington County, PA. Phone #: 724-348-6150 Date:  Saturday, October 28, 2017 Times:  Safe solar observing; 5:00 PM – Night sky observing; approximately 7:00 PM (Weather Permitting for observing). Planetarium Presentations will occur rain or shine. Come and […]

October 14, 2017 Mingo Star Party

The Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh invites you to a Star Party at Mingo Creek Park Observatory Located in Mingo Creek Park, Mansion Hill Extension, past Shelter 10 in Washington County, PA. Phone #: 724-348-6150 Dates:  Saturday, October 14, 2017 Times:  Safe solar observing; 5:30 PM – Night sky observing; approximately 7:30 PM (Weather Permitting […]

September 15 & 16, 2017 Mingo Star Parties

The Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh invites you to a Star Party at Mingo Creek Park Observatory Located in Mingo Creek Park, Mansion Hill Extension, past Shelter 10 in Washington County, PA. Phone #: 724-348-6150 Dates:  Friday and Saturday, September 15 & 16, 2017 Times:  Safe solar observing; 6:30 PM – Night sky observing; approximately […]