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2001 Calendar of Events

2001
Fri, Jan 12
Members' presentations

Report: Regulus, 2001 Mar-Apr, page 7., 2001 Mar-Apr, page 3 (Leo's talk).

2001
Fri, Feb 9
ORIGINS: NASA's New Program for Nearby [40 parsecs or less!] Stars
Guest Speaker: Dr. Bob Garrison (RASC National President)

Report: Regulus, 2001 Mar-Apr, page 7-8.

2001
Wed, Mar 7
Youth Observing Group
2001
Fri, Mar 9
Members presentations

Report: Regulus, 2001 May-Jun, page 5.

2001
Wed, Mar 21
Youth Observing Group
2001
Wed, Apr 4
Youth Observing Group
2001
Fri, Apr 6
Topic: Mirror Coatings!
Guest Speaker: Alan Ward (Moonward Optics)

Report: Regulus, 2001 May-Jun, page 5-6.

2001
Wed, Apr 18
Youth Observing Group
2001
Sat, Apr 28
Astronomy Day 2001

Report: Regulus, 2001 Jul-Aug, pp. 1-2.

2001
Wed, May 2
Youth Observing Group
2001
Wed, May 16
Youth Observing Group
2001
Fri, May 11
Regular Meeting
Topic: Active Galaxies
Guest Speaker: Dr. DJ Saikia (Queen's University)

Report: Regulus, 2001 Jul-Aug, pp. 5-6.

2001
Fri, Jun 8
Regular Meeting
Topic: Mars 2001: Observations and Expectations.
Guest Speaker: Terry Dickinson (Skynews)

The talk will be a brief review of observations of Mars from Schaparelli to the present. Then a more detailed section on observing Mars around its opposition this June.

2001
Jun 29-
Jul 1
RASC GA 2001, London

Report: Regulus, 2001 Sep-Oct, pp. 5-6.

2001
Fri, Jul 6th 8:00pm ONE WEEK EARLIER THAN NORMAL
Topic: My Photoelectric Magnitude Study of Mars Over the Last 10 Years
Guest Speaker: Richard Schmude (Kingston Centre)

Report: Regulus, 2001 Sep-Oct, page 8.

2001
Sat, Jul 7
Sky is the Limit Festival

Report: Regulus, 2001 Sep-Oct, page 6.

Fri, Aug 10
6:00pm
Annual BBQ

Slides and Observing Session at the home of Mark Kaye (NO regular meeting at Queen's University)
Guest Speaker: Dr. Judith Irwin
Topic: The new Queen's Observatory in Ellis Hall

Report: Regulus, 2001 Sep-Oct, page 6.

2001
Aug 16-19
Starfest 2001

Report: Regulus, 2001 Sep-Oct, pp. 3-5.

2001
Sat, Aug 25
Charleston Lake Star Party

Report: Regulus, 2001 Sep-Oct, page 6.

2001
Fri, Sep 14
Regular Meeting
Topic: Deep Sky Secrets
Speaker: Ken Kingdon (Kingston)

Report: Regulus, 2001 Nov-Dec, page 9.

2001
Sep 21-22
Fall'N'Stars 2001

Overnight Observing Session at VandeWater Conservation area near Thomasburg about 20 minutes north of Belleville, in association with the Belleville Astronomy Club. Contact Dave Pianosi or Doug Angle for more details. This event is open to the public! Tickets will be available at the gate. $15/person $25/family for the two day event. Speakers: Joe Shields, Doug Angle, Les Dempsey, Hank Bartlett, Kevin Kell

Report: Regulus, 2001 Nov-Dec, page 6.

2001
Fri, Oct 12
Annual General Meeting, elections

Report: Regulus, 2001 Nov-Dec, page 9.

2001
Fri, Nov 9
7:30 p.m.
Regular Meeting
Topic: Sudbury Neutrino Observatory.
Speaker: Dr. Barry Robertson (Queen's University) New location: Stirling D

Report: Regulus, 2002 Jan-Feb, page 5.

2001
Fri, Dec 14
Regular Meeting: Members' Presentations

Report: Regulus, 2002 Jan-Feb, page 5.

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