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William Brydone Jack (Fredericton Astronomy)

William Brydone Jack meeting - Tuesday March 13, 2018 @ 7pm

WBJ/Fredericton Meetings:

Second Tuesday of the month (September-June) at 7pm

Location: UNB Fredericton Campus 2 Bailey Drive, Forestry and Geology Building, Room 203



Many thanks and see you there!
  • Welcome 
  • Whats up
    - constellations for the month
    - review and highlights from SkyMaps
    - review and highlights from "Curt's Calendar"
    - highlights for the month (and last month?)
    - comets and asteroids
    - the sun and next Solar Eclipse
  • Group discussion/break
  • Ted - Binoculars and astronomy
FrederictonAstronomy/William Brydone Jack Astronomy Meetup 2nd Tuesday of the month (Sept-June)
December - Christmas coffee supply
Summer 2018 - FIVE Summer Star Parties in select New Brunswick Provincial and Federal Parks

Topics for meeting: Email requests for topics to Chris Weadick PLEASE...

Pick up your handouts and drop off your monthly sky challenge sheets before the meeting please...

Future meeting dates:  2018 (Astro year - Sept - June)

  • February 13
  • March 13
  • April 10
  • May 8
  • June 12
  • 5x Summery Star Parties


RASC NB Meetings (

January 27, 2018 - Fredericton


Summer Star Parties - RASC NB
June 2-4 - Kouchibouquac Spring Star Fest VII
July 29-30 - C.O.W Summer Stargaze XIV, Mactaquac Provincial Park (Saturday night only)
August 11-13 - Mount Carleton Star Party, Mount Carleton Provincial Park (Dark Sky event)
September 15-17 - Fundy National Park StarGaze VII, Fundy National Park
September 22-24 - Kouchibouquac National Park part 2