PLEASE NOTE THE CHANGE OF DATES FOR THE FROZEN BANANA 2019, FROM MAY 2 TO MAY 30TH. SITES MAY BE RESERVED STARTING DEC 30TH. CHANGE IS DUE TO PARK MAINTENANCE, SORRY FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE.
Congratulations to Suzanne Rice on completion of the Beginner's Certificate List and also
Congratulations to Bill Montague on completion of the Messier's Certificate List.
Way to go!!
Click here to go to the BEGINNERS CERTIFICATE PAGE
Check out some pics from LAST CHANCE SP 2018 click this button
OUR NEXT MEETING IS: WED. JAN 16th AT 7 PM
SILVER BIRCHES PUBLIC SCHOOL
Located at 65 Marshall Ave E,
North Bay, ON P1A 3L4.
When you enter the front doors make a left turn, to the end of the hallway and turn right and the library is on your right hand side.
We hope to see everyone out there. . Below is a map of the location, simply click on the button and it will take you to an enlarged map. There is also a map and schedule for City Transit, simply click on the Transit Button and you will get the information.
STAR PARTIES FOR 2019
Frozen Banana Star Party May 30th to June 02nd 2019 – Mew Lake Campground – Reserve December 30th, 2018
New Moon in June - June 27-30, 2019 – Grundy Provincial Park – Reserve January 27, 2018.
(we will let you know which area of the park we will be in, once we know, however there is always lots of sites available in June)
Gateway - July 25-28, 2019 – Samuel De Champlain Provincial Park Large Group Site. Reservations are not required.
August Star Party Aug 29 - Sep 01, 2019 – at The Chapman’s observing field.
No reservations required, but would appreciate knowing if you will be joining us.
Half the Night Aug 22-25, 2019 Halfway Lake Provincial Park. Reserve March 22, 2019.
Last Chance Star Party - Sept 26-29, 2019. Restoule Group Site , not sure yet. No reservations required.
SHOW AND TELL
THE SKY THIS MONTH BY:
A Big Thanks To Merlin Clayton for organizing the slide show that accompanied the North Bay Symphony Presentation of
BECOMING A MEMBER OF THE NORTH BAY ASTRONOMY CLUB
LOANER EQUIPMENT SHOWN ON OUR SITE CAN BE BORROWED FOR A MONTH (OR LONGER) AT A TIME AS WELL AS MONTHLY UPDATES ON EVENTS THAT ARE OCCURRING.
FEES FOR 2017-2018 MEMBERSHIP ARE:
SINGLE FEE IS $30 DOLLARS PER YEAR
STUDENT FEE IS $10 DOLLARS PER YEAR
FAMILY FEES ARE $40 DOLLARS PER YEAR
WHY NOT BECOME A MEMBER, EMAIL US FOR MORE INFO OR COME ON DOWN TO ONE OF OUR MONTHLY MEETINGS.
Our Annual GATEWAY TO THE UNIVERSE STAR PARTY
Debuted at SAMUEL DE CHAMPLAIN PROVINCIAL PARK.,
Thank You For Your SUPPORT !!
click on our group shot to enlarge THE IMAGE FOR THE 2018 GATEWAY
IF ANYONE HAS IMAGES, OR ANY INFORMATION YOU THINK SHOULD BE SHARED ON THE SITE, PLEASE EMAIL AND WE WILL TRY TO GET IT ON
DOES VIEWING SOMETHING AS BEAUTIFUL AS THESE PICTURES INTEREST YOU?? WE CAN HELP YOU.