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Star Parties

Links to star parties around the midwest and the country, in alphabetical order.

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1   Link   Ertl Road
Ertl Road. Primary location for NEWSTAR star parties. Just south of Sherwood WI off Hwy 55, turn right(west) on Ertl then another right, follow road to the very end where the turnaround is.
GPS +44.146190, -88.294217 See calendar for dates.
2   Link   Illinois Dark Skies Star Party
Sept 21st-Sept 23rd 2017. Sangamon Astronomical Society and the St. Louis Astronomical Society Presents the Illinois Dark Skies Star Party. Approx GPS +39.866925, -89.901167
3   Link   Iowa Star Party
No 2017 dates listed yet. Held at Whiterock Conservancy's Whiterock Resort - Coon Rapids, IA. Approx GPS +41.804472, -94.6418333
4   Link   Nebraska Star Party
July 23rd-July 28th 2017. Snake Campground, Merritt Reservoir, 27 miles south of Valentine, Nebraska. Approx GPS +42.599961, -100.910422
5   Link   Northern Nights Star Fest
No 2017 dates listed yet. Sponsored by the Minnesota Astronomical Society. Near Palisade MN, which is about 125 miles north of Minneapolis. Approx GPS +46.647092, -93.464969
6   Link   Northwoods Star Fest
August 25th-27th 2017. Northwoods Star Fest is held at Hobbs Observatory/Beaver Creek Reserve near Fall Creek WI. Approx GPS +44.815474, -91.271648
7   Link   Texas Star Party
May 21st-28th 2017. Annual Texas Star Party will be hosted on the magnificent Prude Ranch, a 3500 acre mile-high ranch located six miles northwest of Fort Davis on Highway 118... 12 miles on the same road from McDonald Observatory. Approx GPS +30.613657, -103.955991
8   Link   Winter Star Party
Feb 20-26th 2017. Established in 1984, the Annual WINTER STAR PARTY is held in the Florida Keys, and hosted by the Southern Cross Astronomical Society (SCAS), Inc., of Miami, Florida. Approx GPS +24.64994, -81.310297

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Club Meetings

Wed Nov 15 @07:00PM - 09:00PM
NEWSTAR meeting

Calendar Events

Fri Oct 20 @06:15PM - 11:59PM
Ertl Road star party
Sat Oct 21
Orionid Meteor Shower
Sat Oct 21 @06:15PM - 11:59PM
Ertl Road star party
Sat Oct 28 @07:00PM - 08:30PM
Barlow Family Night
Fri Nov 03
Super Full Moon
Sat Nov 04
Taurid Meteor Shower
Sun Nov 05 @02:00AM -
2am turn clocks an hour back
Mon Nov 13 @05:45AM -
Conjunction of Venus/Jupiter
Wed Nov 15 @07:00PM - 09:00PM
NEWSTAR meeting
Fri Nov 17
Leonid Meteor Shower