January: How to Use Your Telescope

The Prairie Astronomy Club will offer its annual free session: “How to Use Your Telescope” at Hyde Observatory, Tuesday evening January 28th at 7:30 p.m.

Do you own a telescope and need help getting started using it? The Prairie Astronomy Club would like to help. Every year at our January meeting, we offer a session to give hands-on assistance. There is no charge for this session. It is open to the public and if you have a telescope you want to use you are encouraged to bring it.

The meeting will start at 7:30pm on Tuesday January 28th and the program will start around 8pm. Meetings are at Hyde Observatory and are open to the public.


February: Astrophotography


The February program will be on astrophotography. Brett Boller and Mark Dahmke will share some tips on how to photograph objects in the night sky.

The meeting will start at 7:30pm on Tuesday February 25th and the program will start around 8pm. Meetings are at Hyde Observatory and are open to the public.

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Interested in becoming a member? Contact us below or come to our next meeting and say hi!

REGULAR MEMBER – $30.00 per year. Includes club newsletter, and 1 vote at club meetings, plus all other standard club privileges. FAMILY MEMBER – $35.00 per year. Same as regular member except gets 2 votes at club meetings. STUDENT MEMBER – $10.00 per year with volunteer requirement.

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