Meetings

Meetings are held the second Wednesday of each month (except April and July) at 7:30 PM at the Kirkland Senior Center, 2 Mill St., Clark Mills, NY (directions and map) unless otherwise noted. The April meeting is held on a Saturday evening in conjunction with a social event at a local restaurant. The July Star-B-Que is held on a Sunday evening. All meetings are open to the public. Guests are encouraged to attend. Refreshments are provided by MVAS members.

Scheduled Meetings and Programs for 2016


Jan. 13 Kirkland Senior Center, Mill St., Clark Mills, NY, 7:30 PM
Program: “2015 The Year in Review"

Presented by Kurt Wiehenstroer, MVAS

Feb. 10 Kirkland Senior Center, Mill St., Clark Mills, NY, 7:30 PM
Program: "Getting to Know You. Why Do We Like Astronomy?"

Facilitated by Joel Seif, MVAS

Mar 9

 

Kirkland Senior Center, Mill St., Clark Mills, NY, 7:30 PM
Program: ""

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April 16 Annual Banquet: Aqua Vino Restaurant, 16 Harbor Lock Rd. E, Utica, NY 13502, 6 pm Cash bar, 7 pm dinner, program follows. Reservations Required.
Program: "Where is the Universe"

Presented by Bob Berman, author of "Strange Universe" column for Astronomy Magazine

May 11 Kirkland Senior Center, Mill St., Clark Mills, NY, 7:30 PM
Program: ""

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June 8 Kirkland Senior Center, Mill St., Clark Mills, NY, 7:30 PM
Program: "Pluto: The Heart of a New Horizon"

Presented by Perry Pezzolanella, MVAS

July 17 Annual Star-B-Que: 2:00 pm Solar Observing, 5:00 pm snacks; 6:00 pm dinner
Barton-Brown Observatory, 206 White St, Waterville, NY.

Reservations & dish to pass: contact

Aug. 10 Kirkland Senior Center, Mill St., Clark Mills, NY, 7:30 PM
Program: ""

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Sep. 14

Kirkland Senior Center, Mill St., Clark Mills, NY, 7:30 PM
Program: ""

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Oct. 12

Kirkland Senior Center, Mill St., Clark Mills, NY, 7:30 PM
Program: ""

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Nov. 9

Kirkland Senior Center, Mill St., Clark Mills, NY, 7:30 PM
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Dec. 14

Kirkland Senior Center, Mill St., Clark Mills, NY, 7:30 PM
Program: “Members' Show 'n Tell” plus Holiday Treats

Presented by Club Members