Welcome to the homepage of the Eastern Missouri Dark Sky Observers. Our club is a NON-PROFIT organization in accordance with Section 501(c)(3) of the U.S Internal Revenue Code of 1954 and we are registered in the state of Missouri as a non-profit organization. We serve the East Central Missouri area through astronomy education and observing sessions. Please explore the menu links at the left for more information about astronomy and EMDSO.
Our September 2021 business meeting will be at Cedar Creek dining hall. It will be on Friday evening 9/10/21 at 5PM. Contact Rick via email: rschwent at centurytel dot net (standard email format no spaces) OR Dennis: borgmandl at cs dot com for more information.
Our next public ECC observing is on Saturday September 11, 2021. Observing begins at dusk. Social distancing is encouraged. Please be respectful of your fellow observers.
NOTE HERE IF OBSERVING CANCELED: ECC Observing is cancelled tonight due to storms.
If it is very cloudy or raining observing will be canceled.
Our QUILT RAFFLE drawing was held 9/3/2021 at Big Blue Observatory. The winning ticket was Joyce Mueller of Washington, MO. We sold 220 tickets!
Please help support our non-profit organization by using the following link when shopping at AMAZON. It is the same as www.amazon.com and you log in using your normal account information.
EMDSO will receive 1/2% of your order total at NO ADDITIONAL COST TO YOU!
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