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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|
|AUGUST 1: Monthly Meeting at Tidewater Community College, Virginia Beach *||AUGUST 1: New Moon|
|AUGUST 2 & 30: Cornwatch at Cornland Park, Chesapeake (private)||AUGUST 9: Mercury at Greatest Western Elongation|
|AUGUST 6: Sun Safety and Observing, Windsor Woods
Area Library, Virginia Beach *
||AUGUST 9: Conjunction of the Moon and Jupiter|
|AUGUST 8: Garden Stars, Norfolk Botanical Gardens * $||AUGUST 11, 12: Conjunction of the Moon and Saturn|
|AUGUST 13: Boardwalk Astronomy #4, 2401 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach *||AUGUST 12, 13: Perseids Meteor Shower|
|AUGUST 16: Stargazing in Croatan with BBAA, Croatan Public Beach, Virginia Beach *||AUGUST 15: Full Moon|
|AUGUST 17: Saturday “Sun” Day Solar Observing at Elizabeth River Park, Chesapeake *||AUGUST 30: New Moon|
|AUGUST 19: Art Unplugged Paint Night, Billsburg Brewery, Williamsburg *||
|AUGUST 24: Night Hike at Northwest River Park, Chesapeake *||
|AUGUST 24: Skywatch at Northwest River Park, Chesapeake *||
|AUGUST 31: Nightwatch at Chippokes State Park (private)||
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.
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.
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