TAAS ASTRONOMY 101
SATURDAY, MAY 25 – 6:00PM
REGENER HALL, UNM CAMPUS
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC


SPEAKER: JAMES CARR – “THE ASTRONOMY OBSERVING KIT–WHAT’S IN IT (AND WHY) FOR AN ENJOYABLE NIGHT UNDER THE STARS”

How to avoid the dreaded “dang it!” in the field!  This talk will not only give you a checklist, but tips and advice on what you need and why you need them!.

Always have a plan before you go out to observe–a list of what you want to observe and a log, a star chart (perhaps an online star app, like Sky Safari), a small table, viewing chair, red light, appropriate clothing for the weather, water bottle, set of tools and more.

Don’t leave home without it!–your telescope that is…