Next Meeting

June 1

GS: Martin Bowers - Southern Star Astronomy Conference

GS: Amanda Holland - AAS Solar Eclipse Conference

Upcoming Observing

3 Jun: Sidewalk Astronomy, 8-10p, Hunter-Gatherer 900 Main St.

5 Jun: Sidewalk Astronomy, 6:30p, Richland Library 608 Main St., Eastover, SC.

17 Jun: Primary OS

24 Jun: Alternate OS


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The Board Members are elected from the current membership by the members. For 2014 they are:

  • President: Marc Bremmer
  • 1st VP: Amanda Holland
  • 2nd VP: Paul Romanyszyn
  • Corresponding Secretary: Bill Bryan
  • Recording Secretary: Joe Rhoad
  • Treasurer: Will Nelson
  • Past President: Alex Mowery

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