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| ||Monthly meeting of the AstroImagers group meets at: The Urban Workshop 365-A Clinton Street Costa Mesa, CA 92626 It is located on Clinton Street (off Red Hill), which is on the southwest corner of the Orange County Airport. (See map).
When entering the lobby, turn right and go to the end of the hall.
All OCA members and prospective members interested in imaging, or just seeing images and finding out how it’s done are invited to attend. This very active group includes all levels of imagers, from beginners through experts in CCD, video and film astrophotography.|
|Beginner’s Class -"How to use your Telescope"|
| ||7:30:00 PM - 9:30:00 PM
This is the "How to Use Your Telescope" session of the Beginners Astronomy Class, held at the Heritage Museum of Orange County in Santa Ana. If you have a telescope and would like some help learning to set it up and use it, bring it along to this class. Or just attend to look through a telescope. As with all sessions of the Beginners Class, it is free and open to the public.
For details about the Beginners Class in general, including the schedule of topics and course handouts, please see the webpage on the Beginners Class, under "About OCA" and "Special Interest Groups".
Free and open to the public as well as members of OCA.
Note: All who attend are invited to one of our monthly OC star parties as our guest. More|
|1st Qtr Moon|
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|OCA General Meeting|
Meetings are FREE and open to the public, and are held at Chapman University
Whats Up: See Announcement on Home Page.
Main speaker: See announcement on Home Page
Library: Members can check out books from our extensive collection.
Refreshments: will be available (coffee, donuts, soft drinks, etc.).
|Private Star Party - Orange County|
| ||Monthly Star Party in the OC Parks Open space (Location may vary), open to OCA Members and their guests only. NOTE: The actual time the gate opens may be different from what is shown above. The Orange County star parties generally begin with the opening of the gate about 30 minutes before sundown and close at midnight. Please contact Steve Mizera, the Star Party Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org for details, and to be put on the OC Star Party mailing list.|
|OCA Board Meeting|
| ||The regular meeting of the OCA Board is at 11:00 a.m. in the conference room at The Urban Workshop 365 Clinton St A, Costa Mesa, CA 92626. There’s limited parking in the lot but plenty on the street.|
All members are welcome to attend, but please contact our Secretary, Alan Smallbone, in advance to let him know you will be attending.
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|Last Qtr Moon|
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|Private Outreach - Cub Scout Pack 800 Campout|
| ||Event: Cub Scout Pack 800 Campout|
Date: Saturday, 7/27/2019
Viewing at 9:00 PM, Sunset at 7:57 PM
Place: Cub Scout Pack 800 Campout
Address: 25100 Earhart Rd; Laguna Hills
Location: 33°35’44"N, 117°41’31"W
Directions: Event held at Lomarena Elementary School. Take the CA-55 South to the I-5. Take the I-5 South towards San Diego - go 13 mi. Take the Alicia Pkwy exit. Turn right on Alicia Pky - go 0.6 mi. Turn left on Wilkes Pl - go < 0.1 mi. Turn left on Barents - go 0.1 mi. Turn right on Earhart Rd.
|Private star party – Anza|
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