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2018 General Meetings: Jan 5, Feb 9, Mar 9, Apr 13, May 11, Sep 13, Oct 12, Nov 9.

2018 Mingo Star Parties: Apr 21; May 18 & 19; Jun 8 & 9; Jul 20 & 21; Aug 11 & 18; Sep 7 & 8; Oct 6 & 20; Nov 3. Note this reflects a December 2017 change to the previously published 2018 Mingo Schedule.

2018 Wagman Star Parties: Apr 20 & 21; May 18 & 19; Jun 22 & 23; Jul 20, & 21; Aug 17 & 18; Sep 15 & 29; Oct 13 & 27; Nov 10

 

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Jupiter at Opposition
Jupiter at Opposition
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April 7 – Jupiter at Opposition. The giant planet will be at its closest approach to Earth and its face will be fully illuminated by the Sun. It will be brighter than any other time[...]
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6:00 pm CANCELLED: North Allegheny McKnight Star Party
CANCELLED: North Allegheny McKnight Star Party
Apr 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
UPDATE: Star Party has been cancelled due to inclement weather. Fred Klein 04/05/17 The star party at North Allegheny McKnight elementary school 500 Cumberland Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15237 is scheduled for Friday April 7. This[...]
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AAAP Meeting
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General Business Meeting & Annual Officer Nominations Guest speaker and topic: Chien-Ting Chen, PhD presents “Hunting for Powerful Monsters: Supermassive Black Holes in Distant Galaxies” Chien-Ting Chen, PhD is an astrophysicist at Pennsylvania State University.[...]