Go to: http://www.cleardarksky.com/c/DnMemObIAkey.html?1
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Saturday, June 16

Club picnic & Solar observing

Hotdogs served at 11 am

Green Castle Recreation Area - Gander Lookout Shelter 



Winter monthly AACI meetings are held at 7:00 PM the 2nd Friday of each month at the Fisher Community Center, 709 South Center Street, Marshalltown, IA.

Special, Weekly, and Monthly Events
 Meetings and Events from April through October might get delayed or canceled due to inclement weather or for being to cloudy. 
If you have a question about whether we will have an event, please call (641) 751-8744.
​Often during the summer months, clouds, if any, clear after sunset.

Sometimes just the opposite happens and clouds form after sunset.



Indoor Meetings & Presentations

FridayMarch 9 • 7:00 PM • Fisher Community Center
Presentation: Amateur Telescope Making

FridayApril 13 • 7:00 PM • Fisher Community Center
Presentation: Exoplanet Hype

Friday, May 11 • 7:00 • Fisher Community Center

Presentation: The Big Dipper

Outdoor Events

Public  Viewing - Every Friday Night
​Weather Permitting Starting At Sunset.
May 4 to October 26 
Dean Memorial Observatory @ Green Castle Recreation Area

Saturday, June 16

Club picnic & Solar observing

Hot dogs served at 11 AM

Friday, July 13

Dean Memorial Observatory

Theme: Four Small Constellations

Friday, August 10

Dean Memorial Observatory

Theme: Saturn

Friday, September 7

Dean Memorial Observatory

Theme: The Zodiac

Friday, October 19

Dean Memorial Observatory

Friday, November 9
Fisher Community Center
7:00 PM
Presentation: Open Star Clusters

December - No Meeting
Happy Holidays

 Amateur Astronomers

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