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PAUL DERRICK'S BOOK
"A Beginner's Guide to
Learning the Night Sky"
3rd Edition  
 
 
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 CTAS CLUB NEWSLETTER:

November_December Carpe Noctem

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Each month we offer an Open House  at the Meyer Observatory near Clifton, Texas. Registration is strongly encouraged, and we have an indoor program in case of cloudy weather.
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Observatory Open House - 12/9/2017

Meteor Shower Event at Meyer Observatory
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GEMINIDS METEOR EVENT MEYER FIELD - 12/13/2017
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MEMBERS

Our members meet once a month at Meyer for Star Party:
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Member Star Party - 12/16/2017

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We also offer public stargazing (star parties) at various locations in
Central Texas. We also encourage you to register for these events, especially so we can warn you if we have to cancel for bad weather.
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Bell County Star Party - Mid-January (TBA)
Hubbard Star Party - Mid-January (TBA)

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URGENT CTAS INFORMATION
  
CTAS is in a "crowd funding" effort to finance the replacement of our science and imaging camera. This is a special cooled camera and will add to our ability to teach and do science projects for students, and members at Meyer Observatory. Any and all donations
will be accepted and all donations are 100% tax deductible.
Click this link to go directly to the donate page:
Donations
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You can join the Central Texas Astronomical Society and experience fellowship with others who share your passion for the night skies!


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The Central Texas Astronomical Society is a member of the International  International Dark-Sky Association.
We are also a member of the Astronomical League, which supports astronomical societies worldwide. The Central Texas Astronomical Society is a 501(c)(3) tax free charitable organization. Contact us by telephone or via email. We look forward to hearing from you!

 

                                                         
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