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Public Star Party - The Los Angeles Astronomical Society

Date: Oct. 20, 2018

Time: 2:00PM to 9:45 PM

Location: Griffith Observatory/2800 Observatory Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90027

It is International Observe The Moon Night (IOMN) - The Luna'tics will be out in numbers - Stop by and howl at the moon! 

Free public star parties are held monthly at Griffith Observatory from 2:00 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. with the assistance of volunteers from the Los Angeles Astronomical Society, the Los Angeles Sidewalk Astronomers, and The Planetary Society. They are a chance for the whole family to look at the Sun, Moon, visible planets and other objects, to try out a variety of telescopes, and to talk to knowledgeable amateur astronomers about the sky and their equipment. 

Please be aware that the astronomers and telescope demonstrators must cut off the line for each telescope to enable all viewing to be completed by 9:45 p.m. Hours for telescope operation are not the same as for the building (which closes at 10:00 p.m.).

Visit LAAS.org to learn more about our organization

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    Staff Shepherd, Chief Nag, AstroArts Community Project Coordinator at Astronomers Without Borders, Inc. Communications Coordinator and Bulletin Editor for the Los Angeles Astronomical Society (LAAS), in Los Angeles, Calif.. The LAAS has over 700 members, beginners to pros in the field. Web Site: LAAS.org NASA Night Sky Network Training Coach/Mentor - Working with amateur astronomy organizations and clubs throughout the USA Web Site: https://nightsky.jpl.nasa.gov/

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