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Our Current Club Events Calendar

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Naperville Riverwalk Outreach [near the Dandelion Fountain on Jackson Ave] @ Dusk

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Carol Stream Park Districy Star Party at Red Hawk Park @ 8:30pm

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NAA Regular Meeting

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Carilon Club Outreach @ Dusk

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Scout Camporee Outreach at Lewis Airport @ 8:00pm

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NAA Board Meeting

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Adler Planetarium's annual Perseids Party at Cantigny Park, Winfield Rd., Wheaton [6-11pm]

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Westmont Park District Outreach @ 8:30pm

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"Solar Saturday", Public Sun Viewing at Naperville Riverwalk @ 9:00am - 12:00pm

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Astronomy Fundamentals Meeting

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Member's Dark Site Night at RR/CF

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Member's Dark Site Night at RR/CF

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Naperville Riverwalk Outreach [near the Dandelion Fountain on Jackson Ave] @ Dusk

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Member's Night at AEC @ 8:30pm

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Public Night at AEC @ 8:30pm
[Entry from Naperville Water Reclaimation Center Main Gate]

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      Help! indicates an event which member volunteers are needed for; please sign up at a meeting, or click the Help to volunteer via e-mail. Green entries indicate events which are open to the public (come join us!) Purple entries are events for other groups; they may or may not also be open to the general public. Black entries are events for club members only. Click here to find out how to join the club.


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Our Next Monthly Meeting:

Date: August 5th, 2014
Location: Naperville Municipal Center, downstairs meeting rooms Room B & C (see Map page for directions)
Time: 7:30P.M.
Program: N.A.A. Annual Auction
Presenter: N.A.A.

This month at our regular meeting, we'll have our annual fund (and fun) raising auction. The auction will feature items donated by the association's members; astronomy equipment (large and small, $ and ), baked goods (yum), and other items of general interest.

The public is welcome to attend, free of charge.


 

Our Next Astronomy Fundamentals Program:

Date: Tuesday, August 19th, 2014
Location: Naperville Municipal Center, downstairs meeting room B & C (see Map page for directions)
Time: 7:30P.M.
Program: Ask our In-House Experts
Panel: Jim Hopkins, Martin King, Martin Hrdlicka, John Abrahamian, and Drew Carhart

Do you have some astronomy questions that you always wanted to ask someone? May be you are interested about the history of astronomy, want to know all about telescopes and mirrors, interested in astrophotography or some curiosity about science in general.

Get the answers to all your questions and curiosities. The NAA experts panel will take questions from attendees in this month's Fundamentals Program.

The public is welcome to attend, free of charge.


   

The next meeting of the NAA Executive Board will be:
Monday, August 11th at the Panera Bread Restaurant in Wheaton, 25 Rice Lake Sq., near Danada Square, Butterfield Rd./Route 56, East of Naperville Rd. Starting time 7:30P.M.; all N.A.A. members are welcome to attend.



 
 

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