Sat, Oct 14
Space & Science Center
2nd Floor, Dellums Bldg
Dr. Franck Marchis
The Search for a Cousin of Earth: Science or Fiction?
Dr. Marchis, senior planetary astronomer and chair of the exoplanet group at the Carl Sagan Center of the SETI Institute, will discuss the search for an Earth-Like exoplanets conducted at the SETI Institute in collaboration with institutions around the world.
with the Speaker
EAS dinner before the meeting. Hunan Yuan Chinese Restaurant,
4100 Redwood Rd, 5:30pm. No need to register - just show up!
has been updated for this month!
Check it out
by clicking the What's Up link in
the column to the upper-left.
Dates to be determined
EAS partners with East Bay schools,
libraries, Scouting groups, and S.T.E.M organizers for evening star
parties and other Outreach events. Our experienced astronomy volunteers
bring out their telescopes and other equipment, sharing close-up
views of planets, star clusters, nebulae and galaxies. We seek to
provide a unique and inspiring experience of the night sky!
If your organization is interested in scheduling an Outreach event,
or you're an EAS member who would like to get involved, contact
Raymond Howard at email@example.com
EAS Loaner Scope Program
Telescopes available for rental by EAS members
60mm & 80mm refractors, C90 Maksutov-Cassegrain,
2 - 10 inch Dobsonians,
4 & 8 inch Schmidt-Cassegrains
Scope rental is $15 a month with
a $50 deposit.
If you rent a scope and bring it to EAS outreach programs,
monthly rent is waived - a good deal!
For information, contact Barry Leska
by E-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Currently open from 7pm
to 10pm every Friday evening.
Please enter through the Telescope
Maker’s Workshop at the first loading dock entrance. The
Library is also open by appointment: Please call 1-510-336-7438
and leave a message.
Library is located on the second
floor of the Dellums Building, down the hall next to the interactive
lunar lander exhibit.
Volunteer librarians are needed to
expand library hours, if you'd like to help, contact EAS
Librarian Deborah Gomez.