Business meetings and ECC Open Telescope Nights 2018:

Date Event Event Note
January 27, 2018 Business meeting/workshop at member Dennis Borgman's home in Villa Ridge, MO, Starts at 11am    
February 22 Business meeting at Los Cabos in Washington, MO at 5pm    
February 24 Union Scenic Regional Library Don Ficken Telescope Maint/Repair NOON  
March 2 FULL MOON    
March 3    Set up 4 new Scenic Regional Library telescopes @ Ficken's Home 12pm  
March 24 Business meeting at The Creek in Washington, MO 5:00pm    
March 24   ECC viewing at dusk - SS:1920 dst FIRST QTR MOON MR:1209 MS:0158  51%
March 31 FULL MOON    
April 21 Business meeting at Junie Moon, Union, Mo at 5:00pm    
April 21   ECC viewing at dusk - SS:1946 dst MR:1003 MS:xxxx  39%
April 23 Union Scenic Regional Library Staff Training 7:30pm - 9pm  
April 27 CASA Festival Union Central Elementary 5-8pm, daylight activities  
April 28 Earth Day at ECC 10:00am to 2:00pm  
April 30 FULL MOON    
May 2 Union Scenic Regional Library Staff Training 7:30pm - 9pm  
May 8 Hermann Scenic Regional Library - Training for telescope use Observing session following training (weather permitting)  
May 19 Business meeting at _, _, Mo at 6:00pm    
May 19   ECC viewing at dusk - SS:2012 dst MR:0956   MS:xxxx      26%
May 29 Wright City Scenic Regional Library - Training for telescope use Observing session following training (weather permitting)  
May 29 FULL MOON    
June 3 St. Gertrudes Picnic Telescopes, planets, star panels  
June 5 Owensville Scenic Regional Library - Training for telescope use Observing session following training (weather permitting)  
June 16 Business meeting at _, _, Mo at 6:00pm    
June 16   ECC viewing at dusk - SS:2030 dst MR:0847   MS:2322  14%
June 19 New Haven Scenic Regional Library - Training for telescope use Observing session following training (weather permitting)  
June 28 FULL MOON    
July 6 St Vincent Astro Night at Deppe Farm on Bluff Road  
July 9 Missouri River Relief Academy at Camp Trinity 9-10pm  
July 10 Union Scenic Regional Library - Training for telescope use Observing session following training (weather permitting)  
July 21 Business meeting at _, _, Mo at 6:00pm    
July 21   ECC viewing at dusk - SS:2024 dst MR:1518 MS:0129  71%
July 27 FULL MOON    
August 7 St. Clair Scenic Regional Library - Training for telescope use Observing session following training (weather permitting)  
August 18 Business meeting at _, _, Mo at 6:00pm    
August 18   ECC viewing at dusk - SS:1954 dst MR:1408 MS:xxxx   56%
August 21 Sullivan Scenic Regional Library - Training for telescope use Observing session following training (weather permitting)  
August 26 FULL MOON    
August 28 Pacific Scenic Regional Library - Training for telescope use Observing session following training (weather permitting)  
September 4 Warrenton Scenic Regional Library - Training for telescope use Observing session following training (weather permitting)  
September 15 Business meeting at _, _, Mo at 6:00pm  EMDSO PICNIC at ECC Observatory  
September 15   ECC viewing at dusk - SS:1912 dst MR:1256   MS:2315   40%
September 25 FULL MOON    
       
October 20 Business meeting at _, _, Mo at 6:00pm    
October 20   ECC Viewing at Dusk - SS:1819 dst MR:1641   MS:0305    86%
October 24

FULL MOON

   
November 10

Business meeting at _, _, Mo at 6:00pm

   
     No ECC Viewing  
November 23 FULL MOON    
December 22 Business meeting usually not held, too close to Christmas  No ECC Viewing  

Onondaga Cave State Park 2017:

Date Event Event Note
May ?? Viewing at dusk   x days before New Moon
July ?? Viewing at dusk   New Moon
August ?? Viewing at dusk   x days past New Moon