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.
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|
|MAY 3: Monthly Meeting at Tidewater Community College, Virginia Beach *||MAY 1: Conjunction of the Moon and Jupiter|
|MAY 5: Skywatch at Northwest River Park, Chesapeake *||MAY 5: Conjunction of the Moon, Mars, and Saturn|
|MAY 10 - 13: East Coast Star Party, Coinjock, NC $||MAY 6, 7: Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower|
|MAY 11 & 18: Cornwatch at Cornland Park, Chesapeake (BBAA members only)||MAY 8, 9: Jupiter at Opposition|
|MAY 12: Virginia Living Museum Star Party, Newport News $||MAY 15: New Moon|
|MAY 12: Nightwatch at Chippokes State Park (BBAA members only||MAY 17: Conjunction of the Moon and Venus|
|MAY 19: “Sun” Day Solar Observing at Elizabeth River Park, Chesapeake *||MAY 27: Conjunction of the Moon and Jupiter|
|MAY 22: Boardwalk Astronomy # 1, 2401 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach * (RESCHEDULED TO MAY 24th)||MAY 29: Full Moon|
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.
Have questions? Drop us a note!
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