Member/Business Meeting:

Saturday, December 14, 2019 at NCEEC/NCO:
5:00 PM - Potluck Supper, Followed by Member Meeting

NOTE: The supper and meeting are "cloud or clear," unless driving conditions warrant postponement.

SMAS Observing Sessions at the Nanjemoy Creek Environmental Education Center (NCEEC)
and the Nanjemoy Creek Observatory (NCO):


In November:
November 23, 2019
November 30, 2019

In December:
December 21, 2019
December 28, 2019

PLEASE NOTE:

*Observing Sessions are for SMAS members, special guests and prospective new members ONLY!

*SMAS schedules Free Public Star Parties at various locations throughout the year. See the calendar for details.

*To schedule a Free Private Star Party, contact the SMAS Program Coordinator.

*NCEEC is a gated facility, and NCO is operated by SMAS volunteers.

*For SMAS Observing Sessions, ALL NON-MEMBERS MUST arrange to meet a SMAS member on site, to be sure that they will have access.

*The scheduling of a SMAS Observing Session DOES NOT guarantee attendance by members, regardless of the weather.

*NCEEC is a facility of the Charles County School District, therefore it is a Smoke Free, Alcohol Free, Drug Free Zone.

Public Star Parties at NCEEC/NCO:

PLEASE NOTE: NCEEC is a facility of the Charles County School District, therefore it is a Smoke Free, Alcohol Free, Drug Free Zone.

None Scheduled At This Time

Public Star Parties at Other Locations:

PLEASE NOTE: Public Star Parties at Other Locations may be postponed or cancelled, due to inclement weather.

Speaking Engagements and Astronomy Activities - Private:

None Scheduled At This Time

Private Star Parties at Local Schools, Other Locations or NCEEC/NCO:

PLEASE NOTE: NCEEC is a facility of the Charles County School District, therefore it is a Smoke Free, Alcohol Free, Drug Free Zone.

PLEASE NOTE: SMAS is available to help Cub, Boy and Girl Scouts earn select Astronomy Badge Requirements. Contact the SMAS Program Coordinator for more information.

CANCELLED, DUE TO FORECASTS OF INCREASING CLOUDS Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - Private Star Party - Lusby - Start Time - 6:00 PM - Weather Permitting Only

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - Private Star Party - Waldorf - Start Time - 7:30 PM - Weather Permitting Only

Monday, December 30, 2019 - Private Star Party - Hollywood - Observing Start Time - 8:00 PM - Weather Permitting Only

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - Private Star Party - Lexington Park - Observing Start Time - 6:30 PM - Main Date

Friday, January 31, 2020 - Rain Date for 1/29/20 Private Star Party - Lexington Park - Observing Start Time - 6:30 PM

School/Scout Visitation Programs:

None Scheduled At This Time

Contact the SMAS Program Coordinator for more information.

Other Activities:

None Scheduled At This Time

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