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RASC OK Centre
Kelowna meeting Tues. Sept. 5
COTM - Total Solar Eclipse - YOUR Experience.
Main Presentation: Terry Bridges will be talking on Globular Clusters in the Early-Type Galaxies. Terry will talk about the appearance, nature and composition of globular star clusters. He will show how spectroscopy can be used to (1) determine cluster velocities, ages and compositions; and (2) investigate the dark matter content and formation of the host galaxies. Globular clusters are not only beautiful, they are astrophysically useful!
meeting will be at 7:30pm in Room C-368 at the
Okanagan College KLO Campus.
Penticton meeting Thurs. Sept. 7
meeting will be held at 7.15pm in the regular C O2 meeting room in the Sunoka
Vernon meeting Wednesday, September 27
Novice meeting - 6.30pm Regular Meeting - 7.15pm.
The Novice Pre-Meeting session will lead off with our annual Astronomy Quiz Show featuring teams of four answering interesting questions about astronomy and space science.
The main program at 7.15pm will feature a presentation by Dave Gamble
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 on the northeast side of Polson Park, just off Highway 6.
Vernon Meeting Group
Kelowna Meeting Group
held in Kelowna on the Third Tuesday of the month starting in September
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 16, 2017 7:30 at OC
**June 10, 2017 Gala Dinner (Kelowna 5PM)
September 5, 2017 7:30 at OC
October 3, 2017 7:30 at OC
* November 7, 2017 7:15 at OC Kelowna (Tuesday)
Joint meeting and AGM at OC Kelowna
December 5, 2017 7:30 at OC
* denotes the Annual General Meeting held at 7:15 at Okanagan College Kelowna
** denotes a combined meeting between the Kelowna, Penticton and Vernon Chapters