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November Meetings

Kelowna  meeting Tues. November 15

The main presentation will feature Wendell Shuster on 'Historical Supernovae'
How did ancient civilizations react to the sudden appearance of a supernova? 
The program will include a discussion of supernovae sightings of the past 1,000 years and 
what makes them burst upon the night sky in such a dramatic way.

Note: There will be no COTM this month to allow an extended Main Presentation.

The meeting will be held at 7:30pm in the Lab Building at the Okanagan College Kelowna Campus, 
1000 KLO Road in Room C386.

 Penticton meeting Thursday November 17

   The featured speaker will be  Mark Force on 'Observing the Moon'

The meeting will be held at 7.15pm in the regular C O2 meeting room in the Sunoka building 
of the Penticton campus of Okanagan College.

Vernon meeting Wednesday, November 30

Watch this space for details on the November 28 meeting program.

The pre-meeting session and the regular meeting will be held in the Heritage Hall 
to the right of the main entrance to the 
Okanagan Science Centre

Vernon Meeting Group
- Okanagan Science Centre
2704 Hwy 6, Vernon
See map

Kelowna Meeting Group
Okanagan College
- Science building
KLO Road, Kelowna. 
See map

Penticton  Meeting Group
Okanagan College
- Sunoka Building
583 Duncan Ave. W. Penticton

See map

Meetings held in Kelowna on the  Third Tuesday of the month starting in September 
at the
Okanagan College Science Building KLO Road

September 20, 2016    7:30 at OC
* October 18, 2016    7:15 at OC Kelowna (Tuesday)
   Joint meeting and AGM at OC Kelowna 
November 15, 2016    7:30 at OC
December 20, 2016    7:30 at OC

January 17, 2017    7:30 at OC   
February 21, 2017  7:30 at OC
March 21, 2017      7:30 at OC       
April 18, 2017        7:30 at OC

May 15, 2017        7:30 at OC
**June 3, 2017    Gala Dinner (Kelowna 5PM)

Meetings held in Penticton on the dates indicated at Okanagan College Penticton. 
September 21, 2016       7:15 at OC (Wednesday)
*October 18, 2016    7:15 at OC Kelowna (Tuesday)
   Joint meeting and AGM at OC Kelowna 
November 17, 2016         7:15 at OC
December 21, 2016         3pm at Munson Mt. then DRAO

January 19, 2017               7:15 at OC
February 16, 2017             7:15 at OC
March 16, 2017                  7:15 at OC
April 20, 2017                     
7:15 at OC
May 18, 2017                      7:15 at OC
**June 3, 2017    Gala Dinner (Kelowna 5PM)

Meetings held in Vernon on
the last Wednesday of the month
at the OSC Okanagan Science Centre (* exception)
2704 Hwy 6, Vernon
September 28, 2016                    7:15 at OSC                                        
*October 18, 2016    7:15 at OC Kelowna (Tuesday)
      Joint meeting and AGM at OC Kelowna 
 November 30, 2016                   7:15 at OSC
 December 14, 2016                    7:15 at OSC

January 25, 2017                      7:15 at OSC
February 22, 2017                    7:15 at OSC
March 29, 2017                         7:15 at OSC
April 26, 2017                            
7:15 at OSC
**June 3, 2017    Gala Dinner (Kelowna 5PM)
June 14, 2017                            7:15 at OSC

* denotes the Annual General Meeting held at 7:15 at Okanagan College Kelowna

** denotes a combined meeting between the Kelowna, Penticton and Vernon Chapters


The Observatory www.okanaganobservatory.ca is in regular use, weather permitting. To learn how to access the location for observing please contact Guy Mackie at guy.m@shaw.ca. For the status of weekly public open nights call the Sky phone at at (250) 300-8SKY (8759) after 3:00PM Friday afternoons.