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NOTE: This program was originally scheduled for January 20th, but was postponed to February 10th due to weather.
Did you receive a telescope for Christmas or for your Birthday?  Did you purchase a telescope for your family to help explore the night sky? Are you thinking of making a purchase in the near future, but don’t know where to start?
The Prairie Astronomy Club would like to help!
Members of the club will give you real-world, hands-on assistance and advice using a variety of equipment and accessories. If you have a telescope you would like to specifically use, you are encouraged to bring it with you.
The session starts at 5:15pm on February 10th at Branched Oak Observatory.
No Cost / No Registration
Open to Everyone
Arrive Anytime Between the Times Given
No Park Permit Required
No Telescope Needed (You are, however, welcome to bring your own equipment)
Our Location: Branched Oak Observatory is located near, but not inside, the Branched Oak Lake and Recreation Area.  See here for a Google Map location of Branched Oak Observatory-  https://tinyurl.com/BOO-Location-Map

Confirmed BOO Volunteers For the Evening:

Michael Sibbernsen


Additional BOO Volunteers are encouraged to join if available.

Volunteers; please check back here (as well as your messages) for event confirmation, cancelation, or postponement announcements.