Astronomy club plans star parties
LITCHFIELD — Litchfield Hills Amateur Astronomy Club continues 2018 Star Parties Oct. 19 and Nov. 16.
A talk on astro-imaging, about the fun and challenges of taking high-quality images of planets, star clusters and galaxies, will be held Oct. 19 at 7 p.m. Images taken by members of the club will be featured. The talk will be in the A.B. Ceder room at White Memorial Conservation Center. If the weather cooperates, there will be observing of planets and stars afterwards.
The last star party on 2018 will be held on Nov. 16 at 7 p.m. It will begin with a talk on a topic to be announced later. If the weather cooperates, there will be observing of planets and stars afterwards.
The club holds regular star parties at White Memorial. Events are free and open to the public. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. For details, see the club calendar at lhastro.org or email the club at email@example.com.