Telescope Messier Club (Rules)
Name

Date
Started

Date Of Certificate
(70)
Original Certificate # Date of Messier Pin
Tom Koonce 4/18/1995 3/5/2001 1826 4/13/2002
Matthew Leone 8/26/2000 3/5/2001 1827 8/19/2001
Matthew Leone, Jr. 8/26/2000 3/5/2001 1828 6/21/2002
Terry Pedroza 4/29/2000 3/5/2001 1829 4/13/2002
Brian Peterson 7/26/2001 9/1/2001 1889 1/16/2003
Steve Trotta 4/29/2000 9/1/2001 1890 6/21/2002
Bill Ellison 8/26/2000 9/1/2001 1891 9/1/2001
Dave Allen 8/26/2000 9/1/2001 1892 9/1/2001
Mindy Peterson 7/26/2001 12/16/2001 1916 1/16/2003
Samuel Prestel 3/16/2002 11/25/2002 1992 11/25/2002
Michael Leone
8/9/2002
11/25/2002
1993 4/15/2004
Suzanne Leone 8/9/2002
1/16/2003
2035 7/13/2005
Sara Prestel 6/15/2002 10/6/2003 2044 10/6/2003

 

Binocular Messier Club (Rules)
Name

Date
Started

Date Of Certificate
Certificate #
Tom Koonce   6/30/2003 567

 

Planetary Observers Club (Rules)
Name

Date
Started

Date Of Certificate
Certificate #
Doug Drake   9/4/2002 17

 

Lunar Club (Rules)
Name

Date
Started

Date Of Certificate
Certificate #
Tom Koonce   9/15/2006 519

Announcements

 

 

Saturday April 29th:  ASTRONOMY DAY.
AVAC Dark Sky Star Party;  Red Cliffs Natural Area, Red Rock Canyon State Park 3:00 pm Sat April 29 - 8:00 am Sun April 30.
State Highway 14 approx 14 miles north of Mojave. Heading north on the 14, the road into the Red Cliffs Natural Area is a right turn about a quarter mile before (south) of the Abbot Road/Riccardo Campground  https://goo.gl/w1aA4Q

This is a Day Use Area only used by the AVAC with a Special Event Permit.

Friday May 5th, College of the Canyons, Canyon Country Campus, Spring Star Party. 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm.

Upcoming Events

Dark Sky Star Party
Saturday, Apr 29, 2017, 3:00PM - 8:00AM - Sunday, Apr 30, 2017
College of the Canyon Star Party
Friday, May 5, 2017, 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Club Meeting
Friday, May 12, 2017, 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Prime Desert Woodland Moon Walk
Saturday, May 20, 2017, 8:30PM - 10:30PM
Riverside Telescope Makers Conference
Thursday, May 25, 2017, 12:00PM - 4:00PM - Monday, May 29, 2017