Tickets are now available for the drawing benefiting the Georgie June Scholarship Fund. Please see the scholarship section on our "About" page for more details.
Our club is helping assist with this project. You do NOT have to be a member of our club to participate. If you are interested in contributing please see our Jupiter Asteroid Impact Detection Project page.
What's Happening This Month
All events marked with * below are free, kid friendly, and open to the public. Events marked with a $ have a small fee required by the event organizer.
|In the BBAA||In the Sky|
|JULY 3: Deep Creek Academy Summer Camp, Deep Creek Academy, Chesapeake *||JULY 12: Mercury at Greatest Eastern Elongation|
|JULY 5: Monthly Meeting at Tidewater Community College, Virginia Beach *||JULY 13: New Moon|
|JULY 7: Skywatch at Northwest River Park, Chesapeake * - CANCELED||JULY 14: Conjunction of the Moon and Mercury|
|JULY 11: Big Blue Summer Day Camp, ODU Student Recreation Center, Norfolk *||JULY 15: Conjunction of the Moon and Venus|
|JULY 11 - 14: Green Bank Star Quest XV, Green Bank National Radio Astronomy Observatory, Arbovale, WV $||JULY 20: Conjunction of the Moon and Jupiter|
|JULY 13: Muse Summer Open House, Muse Writers Center, Norfolk||JULY 24: Conjunction of the Moon and Saturn|
|JULY 13 & 20: Cornwatch at Cornland Park, Chesapeake (private)||JULY 27: Conjunction of the Moon and Mars|
|JULY 14: Family Star Gazing, Joint Expeditionary Base, Little Creek *||JULY 27: Full Moon|
|JULY 14: Virginia Living Museum Star Party, Newport News $||JULY 27: Mars at Opposition|
|JULY 14: Nightwatch at Chippokes State Park (private)||JULY 27, 28: Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower|
|JULY 21: “Sun” Day Solar Observing at Elizabeth River Park, Chesapeake *|
|JULY 23: Summer Reading Program: Solar Science, Blackwater Regional Library, Carrollton *|
|JULY 24: Boardwalk Astronomy # 3, 2401 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach *|
|JULY 27: Blue Moon Full Moon-A-Palooza, Hunt Club Farm, Virginia Beach $|
|JULY 27: Night Under the Stars, Pungo Blackwater Library, Virginia Beach *|
To see event details on the Night Sky Network head over to our club's Calendar page and click on the event you want more details about.
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