Monthly Archives: February 2013

Greg Eckes

Work Day Report at the APO

The TAA is renovating our 46 year old observatory. We would like have our first public star party at the observatory on April 13th.  The observatory has not been used for ten years. The original purpose of the observatory and the TAA was to provide astronomy education for children and adults in our community.… Read the rest

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Greg Eckes

Sneak Preview Report @ APO on Monday Feb 11

Monday I spent the day cleaning the mirror for the 10″ Harry Brewster Brown Telescope that is in the dome. I also cleaned and fixed the 13″ mirror and mirror mount for the 13″ DOB. Monday night we had a sneak preview out at the Arthur Pursell Observatory (APO). Ronnie, Butch, Skip, and Kimber  and I attended.… Read the rest

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