Tag: SaddleBrooke Skygazers

SaddleBrooke Skygazers

You’re invited to Skygazers’ monthly meetings and star parties All meetings are held in the HOA One Activity Center. January 14, 2018 – 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. The Best of Mt. Lemmon Astro Photography by Travis Deyoe, Mt. Lemmon Sky Center telescope operations Travis will be bringing a spectacular selection of night sky photos taken through…

SaddleBrooke SkyGazers

  SaddleBrooke SkyGazers’ monthly meeting will be January 14, 2018 from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. at the HOA One Activity Center featuring The Best of Mt. Lemmon Astro Photography by Travis Deyoe, Mt. Lemmon Sky Center telescope operations. Travis will be bringing a spectacular selection of night sky photos taken through the large Mt. Lemmon telescope…

SaddleBrooke SkyGazers

Astronomical calendar of events Rita Fletcher October 25: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Star Party – Softball Field parking lot near back gate See: the planet Saturn, the asterism the Great Square of Pegasus, an open cluster, the Double Cluster in Perseus and the Andromeda Galaxy November 10: 7:00 p.m. Dr. Lockwood Carlson – MountainView Clubhouse…

SaddleBrooke SkyGazers

Astronomical calendar of events Rita Fletcher October 20 – 3:45 to 8:45 p.m. – Trip to the University of Arizona Science SkyCenter Observatory on Mt. Lemmon; members $60; 24 person limit October 25 – 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. – Star Party – Softball Field Parking lot near back gate See: Planet Saturn, the asterism the…

SaddleBrooke SkyGazers

Astronomical calendar of events Rita Fletcher September 26, 7:00-9:00 p.m. – Star Party at softball field parking lot near back gate See: Planets (Saturn, possibly Jupiter), the moon, asterisms (Summer Triangle), Great Globular Cluster in Hercules, Lagoon Nebula in Sagittarius, the colorful double star Albireo in Cygnus the Swan. October 8, 7:00-8:30 p.m. – Dr.…

SaddleBrooke SkyGazers

Last chance! Rita Fletcher Thursday, June 15, 8:00 to 10:00 p.m. at SaddleBrooke’s Softball Field/Dog Park parking lot; be there! SkyGazers, SaddleBrooke’s Astronomy Club will be! There will be no star parties during the summer. Star attractions to be viewed through members’ telescopes are Jupiter and Saturn. Saturn will be up over the Catalinas by…

Last 2 star parties until September

The Star Party team: Don Cain, Dan Williams, Sam Sollenberger, Richard Spitzer, Sam Miller and Ken Lund

Rita Fletcher May 17, Wednesday and June 15, Thursday, from 8:00 to 10:00 p.m. are the last two star parties until September due to monsoon season; come enjoy the warm evening, ask tons of questions and see spectacular stellar scenes for free at the softball field parking lot, adjacent to the dog park, just past…

SaddleBrooke SkyGazers

You are inivited to a Star Party Rita Fletcher Come see what is not visible to your naked eye! Where you saw only an empty black space, now through a telescope you will see surprises like the moons of Jupiter, the fascinating and tilting ring system around Saturn, the true brilliance of Venus, nebulas, globular…

SaddleBrooke Skygazers

Photo by Adam Block

SkyGazers Astronomy Club presents…Planet 9 Rita Fletcher Want a breath of fresh air from the news on planet earth? Enjoy learning about the latest goings on in our solar system: Renu Malhotra, LPL, a hotshot in her field, will astound you with information. She is a Professor of Planetary Sciences at the University of Arizona,…

SkyGazers kicks off new season

Dan Williams supports Star Parties.

John Lauder SaddleBrooke SkyGazers meets the second Sunday each month at 7:00 p.m. from October through April with time off for travel in the summer. We support rookie Astronomers as well as the experienced observer. We also provide periodic educational outreach. For example, club members supported the Biosphere 2 Summer Science Academy Star Party for…