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|
|APRIL 2: Astronomy Merit Badge, Hickory Ruritan Club, Chesapeake||APRIL 1 – 3: Conjunction of Mars and Saturn|
|APRIL 5: Monthly Meeting at Tidewater Community College, Virginia Beach *||APRIL 2 - 3: Conjunction of the Moon and Jupiter|
|APRIL 7: Conjunction of the Moon, Mars, and Saturn|
|APRIL 13 & 20: Cornwatch at Cornland Park, Chesapeake (BBAA members only)||APRIL 16: New Moon|
|APRIL 14: Virginia Living Museum Star Party, Newport News $
||APRIL 17: Conjunction of the Moon and Venus|
|APRIL 14: Nightwatch at Chippokes State Park (BBAA members only)||APRIL 22, 23: Lyrids Meteor Shower|
|APRIL 15 - 20: International Dark Sky Week 2018||APRIL 24 - 27: Conjunction of Venus and Pleiades Star Cluster|
|APRIL 21: “Sun” Day Solar Observing at Elizabeth River Park, Chesapeake *||APRIL 29: Mercury at Greatest Western Elongation|
|APRIL 21: Astronomy Day at the VB MEO Central Library, Virginia Beach *||APRIL 30: Full Moon|
|APRIL 27: Mentoring Young Scientists, Virginia Aquarium, 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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