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Meeting Minutes

Nov 16th, 2014 | By | Category: Meetings

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November 2014 Meeting Minutes

Nov 16th, 2014 | By | Category: Meetings

Richmond Astronomical Society 782st Consecutive Meeting November 11, 2014   Greetings – approximately 30 in attendance at the meeting. Jim Browder called our meeting to order in the Eureka meeting room.   Sad news to announce: Jim Petty: Long-time member and supporter of RAS, passed away after a brief illness on October 16 in Savannah, […]



Jason Tackett’s PixInsight Slides from the Staunton River Star Party

Nov 16th, 2014 | By | Category: Blog

At this link are the slides Jason Tackett used in his presentation at the October 2014 Staunton River Star Party. Many thanks to Jason for his presentation and for sharing his slides with us. PixInsightImageProcessing-Tackett



August 2014 Board Meeting Minutes

Nov 15th, 2014 | By | Category: Board Meetings

RAS Board Meeting August 18, 2014   President Jim Browder called the meeting to order at 7:01 pm.   Attendees (7): Jim Browder, President Jim Blowers, Treasurer Chris McCann, Secretary John Raymond, Observatory Director Ken Wilson Betty Wilson Prashant Reddy   Guest (1): Randy Tatum   Missing (4): Dave Medici, Vice President Bill Newman Gary […]



Skywatch at Belmead, December 13, 6:30 PM

Nov 14th, 2014 | By | Category: Events

RAS and Francis Emma Inc. will host a skywatch and a talk at Belmead on the James in Powhatan.  Astronomers and visitors are welcome to set up their telescopes in the paved area near the mansion and observe as long as they like, but no telescope is required, just an interest in the night sky.  […]



Meeting Minutes

Nov 11th, 2014 | By | Category: Meetings

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October 2014 Meeting Minutes

Nov 11th, 2014 | By | Category: Meetings

Richmond Astronomical Society 781st Consecutive Meeting October 14, 2014   Greetings – approximately 35 in attendance at the meeting. Jim Browder called our meeting to order in the Eureka meeting room.   Announcements / Share Table: Board of Directors nominating committee was introduced. Board members from 2014 and proposed board members for 2015 were introduced. […]



September 2014 Meeting Minutes

Nov 11th, 2014 | By | Category: Meetings

Richmond Astronomical Society 780th Consecutive Meeting September 9, 2014   Greetings – approximately 30 in attendance at the meeting. Jim Browder called our meeting to order in the Eureka meeting room.   Announcements / Share Table: Board of Directors nominating committee was introduced and its mission over the next 2 months was discussed.     […]



August 2014 Meeting Minutes

Nov 11th, 2014 | By | Category: Meetings

Richmond Astronomical Society 779th Consecutive Meeting August 12, 2014   Greetings – approximately 35 in attendance at the meeting. Jim Browder called our meeting to order in the Eureka meeting room.   Announcements / Share Table Jim Blowers gave away some equipment to display laptop screen on a TV. John Raymond gave away old Sky&Telescope […]



July 2014 Meeting Minutes

Nov 11th, 2014 | By | Category: Meetings

Richmond Astronomical Society 778th Consecutive Meeting July 8, 2014   Greetings – approximately 22 in attendance at the meeting. Jim Browder called our meeting to order in the Eureka meeting room.   Announcements / Share Table 2014 Richmond Magazine Article on Belmead Astro-photos of moon and selected galaxies     Library Report — Virginia Eckert […]