January 29, 2017

RMSS Schedule

All meeting locations are at the Town Hall unless otherwise specified.

DAILY:

  • 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM*, Generators can be on.
  • 7:00 PM – 11:00 AM*, Generators must be off.
  • 8:00 PM – Sunrise, Red lights ONLY

Wednesday, June 13th

  • 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM**, Registration & Merchandise Sales
  • 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM, Registration & Merchandise Sales
  • 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM, Meet & Greet with RMSS Chairman, Tom DeClue
  • 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM**, Registration & Merchandise Sales

Thursday, June 14th

  • 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM**, Registration & Merchandise Sales
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM, Kids Activity: “Gravity and Black Holes” by Dave Warner
  • 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM, Presentation: RJ Smith, Software Bisque
  • 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM, Meet & Greet with RMSS Chairman, Tom DeClue
  • 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM**, Registration & Merchandise Sales
  • 7:00 PM – 7:30 PM, RMSS Director & CSAS Presidents Welcome
  • 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM, Presentation: “Starting and Running a Small Business in Astro” by Bob Morrow

Friday, June 15th

  • 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM, Kids Activity: “Cool Science” with Marc Straub
  • 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM**, Registration & Merchandise Sales
  • 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM, ATM Walkabout, Meet at Town Hall
  • 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM, Jim West Memorial Youth in Science Lecture: TBD
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM, Presentation: “SkySafari” by Bill Tschumy
  • 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM, Registration & Merchandise Sales
  • 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM, Kids Activity:  Paper Rockets with Dave Warner
  • 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM, Presentation:  “SDO and the Parker Solar Probe” by Roger Kennedy
  • 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM, Meet & Greet with RMSS Chairman, Tom DeClue
  • 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM**, Registration & Merchandise Sales
  • 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM, Presentation:  “Jupiter and the Juno Mission” by Fran Bagenal
  • 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM, Kids & Adults Astronomy, Navigating the Night Sky

Saturday, June 16th

  • 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM, Boy Scout Troop 99 Breakfast (Must be purchased during registration)
  • 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM, Kids Activity:  “Asteroids and Comets” with Dave Warner
  • 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM**, Registration & Merchandise Sales
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM, Submit Photography Contest Entries
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM, Kids & Adults Kite Flying (Bring a kite) 
  • 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM, Registration & Merchandise Sales
  • 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM, Kids Door Prize Drawing
  • 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM, Swap Meet
  • 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM, Meet & Greet with RMSS Chairman, Tom DeClue
  • 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM**, Registration & Merchandise Sales
  • 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM, Adult Door Prize & Raffle Drawing
  • 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM, Presentation:  “Saturn and the Cassini Mission” by Amanda Hendrix
  • 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM, Kids & Adults Astronomy, Navigating the Night Sky

Sunday, June 17th

TBD

You can download the RMSS 2017 Schedule PDF here.

*Generator hours subject to change but will be listed here as firm times prior to the event dates.

**Registration and merchandise hours are subject to change depending on demand and availability of manpower to staff stations (volunteers are greatly appreciated).

If you would like to volunteer, please contact us.