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MAS Meetings
Our next General Meeting will be on April 27th at the Observatory at 8PM. The Board meets at 7PM.

First Wednesday Meeting
May 2nd, 7PM at the observatory. Topics: TBD.

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Next Open House Night
Our first Open House night for 2018 will be on May 11th. We will need your help!

 

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Open House Nights 2018
We have established a schedule of dates of our Open House nights for this year. We will be looking for as many volunteers as possible, especially when there is clear weather when the crowds can be substantial. 

New Solar Observatory Dome
We decided to replace the dome on the Solar Observatory rather than buying a tarp which would require 2 people to effectively place. This has immediately solved our leaking issues. See the photos to the right.

Quonset Hut Remodel Project
We are happy to announce that the project is done! After so many years of some embarrassment, we can now be very proud of our updated meeting hall which included work on the first floor of the A Dome. Our thanks to the many members who participated, but especially Tamas Kriska, Agnes Kessler, and Jeff Kraehnke. See details here.

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MAS Gets a Wikipedia Page

MAS Gets a Wikipedia Page!  Our newest bragging rights: we now have our own Wikipedia page. This makes the MAS only one of a handful of clubs with this honor. See previous articles from the MAS front page in the Article Archive.
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Day Date Lunar Phase Event Keyholder
April 2  Sat     Tom Schmidtkunz
414-352-1674
April 9  Sat     Dan Yanko
262-255-3482
April 15  Fri   Board Meeting: 7:00PM
Membership Meeting: 8PM - Retzer Nature Center, S14 W28167 Madison St, Waukesha
 
April 16  Sat     Russell Chabot
414-881-3822
April 23  Sat     Brian Ganiere
414-961-8745
April 29  Fri   Public Night: 7:00PM - Members should arrive by 6:30  
April 30  Sat     Scott Berg
262-893-7268

 

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