4″ f/13 Maksutov with go-to and tracking features. Key pad with 4,000+ objects. Includes red LED StarPointer, tripod, power transformer and user manual. Alt-az mount.
Stored by/Loaned to: Ed P. Available for checkout.
First Fridays at Ivy Creek Natural Area, October 7, 8 pm to 9:30 pm
Learn from a short indoor astronomy lecture about the upcoming events in the heavens. Then after the skies darken CAS volunteers will help point out constellations and nebula.
Use the Charlottesville Astronomical Society’s telescopes or bring your own.
Free and open to all. Viewing from 8:00 to 9:30 pm.
Meet outdoors in the field next to the barn at the Ivy Creek Natural Area. Cloudy skies cancel the outdoor portion.
This event will recur on the even months throughout the year.