Buckeye, Arizona, United States

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Current Events

Founders Day event 2017

COMING ASTRONOMY CLUB EVENTS



May  7, 2019 - Glendale Library Star Party - Foothills Branch is having an evening event by Stargazing for 

Everyone.  The location is 19055 North 57th Avenue, Glendale, Arizona 85308.  The event time is 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM.   Verrado Astronomy Club astronomers participating and members invited to attend.  No Fee.  


PUBLIC EVENTS SCHEDULED BY OTHER ORGANIZATIONS

 May, 2019 -  None scheduled at the present time.  

SPECIAL EVENTS

June 22-29, 2019 - Grand Canyon Star Party.  This will be a special year for the park.  It will be awarded Dark Sky Status by the International Dark Sky Association and will be celebrating its 100 year anniversary as a national park.  Last year was the 28th year for the annual event.    In 2018, 52 telescopes by 122 volunteer astronomers were available to approximately 9000 attendees from around the world.  A number of us from the club participate as astronomers and attend this event every year.  A must attend event.