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Fort Wayne Astronomical Society, General Meeting Tuesday,
September 16, 7:30pm, University of Saint Francis Schouweiler Planetarium.
Free public observing every clear Saturday night, April through November, at our new location, Jefferson Township Park.
Program:
We are canceling our October General Meeting so members can attend a free lecture by Neil deGrasse Tyson
"This Just In" Latest Discoveries in the Universe, sponsered by the IPFW Omnibus Lecture Series at IPFW Rhinehart Music Center, October 21, 2014, 7:30 pm.
The October Night Sky: Eclipses of both the sun and the moon will be visible this month. The partial solar eclipse will be
Oct. 23. To view it safely visit the web site: How to View an Eclipse .  The lunar eclipse begins at 5:15 a.m. Oct. 8. Totality
will be 6:25 to 7:24 a.m. Look to the southeast before dawn Oct. 20-22 to watch for Orionid  meteors. Mars shines in the
southwest all month after sunset. The crescent moon visits it oct. 27. Jupiter is  visible in the southeast before sunrise.
The crescent moon visits it Oct. 17 and 18. New moon: 23rd. by June Gladfelter