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MAS Meetings
Our next meeting will be on October 19th at the Observatory at 8PM. The Board meets at 7PM.

First Wednesday Meeting
October 3rd, 7PM at the observatory. Topics: TBD.

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Next Open House Night
Our last Open House night will be on October 12th. We will need your help!

Renew Your Membership!
It's that time the year to renew your MAS Membership. Click here to go to the renewal page.

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2018 MAS Campout Canceled
Sadly, the campout this year which was scheduled for the weekend of Sept. 14-16, in Hiles, WI has had to be canceled. It is too late to reschedule the event so we will wait until next year. 

Summer Work Parties
With the good weather, we will need as much help as possible for the Observatory projects. At the top of the agenda is putting in a new floor in the A-Dome. Look for announcements on the web calendar and on the Google Group.

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Aurora images from Door County. These amazing images were taken by Chad Andrist from Fish Creek and Ephraim in Door County. See many more images by your fellow members in the Showcase.
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May 6  Sat   Event: Spring Cleaning Work Party at the Observatory - starts at 9:00AM Steve Volp
414-751-8334
May 13  Sat   Event: Planetary Imaging Workshop - 6:30PM-8:30PM - At the Observatory Paul Borchardt
262-781-0169
May 17  Wed   Event: Planetary Imaging Workshop - 6:30PM-8:30PM - At the Observatory  
May 19  Fri   Board Meeting: 7PM
Membership Meeting: 8PM - At the Observatory. Elections.
 
May 20  Sat     Lee Keith
414-425-2331
May 26  Fri   Public Night: 8:00PM - Members should arrive by 7:30  
May 27  Sat     Brian Geniere
414-961-8745
May 30  Tue   Event: Scout Tour, 8:00pm, Highland View Elementary troup #8461  
May 31  Wed   Event: Scout Tour, 8:00pm, Highland View Elementary troup #8461 Rain Date  

 

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