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William Brydone Jack (Fredericton Astronomy)

William Brydone Jack meeting - March 14, 2017 @ 7pm - POSTPONED - See you April 11

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
    - space crafts this week
    - the sun and next Solar Eclipse
  • Space game - Ted
  • Coffee and donuts while supplies last
Upcoming events:
NOT CONFIRMED - Earth Hour - March 25, 2017 @ 830pm (likely also a Regent Mall event 11am-2pm - To be confirmed)

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:  2016-2017
February 14 - CANCELLED
March 14
April 11
May 9
June 13


RASC NB Meetings (


Mar. 18 - Moncton at the High School
May 13th - Fredericton at UNB
Sept. 9 - S.J.,  Rockwood Park Interpretive Center 
Oct. 21 - Annual Meeting at Moncton High School


Summer Star Parties - RASC NB
June 2-4 - Kouchibouquac Spring Star Fest VII
July 28-30 - C.O.W Summer Stargaze XIV, Mactaquac Provincial Park
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