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3101 W Harvard St
Santa Ana, CA 92704 United States

 

September 2019

Beginner’s Class

September 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Heritage Museum of Orange County, 3101 W Harvard St
Santa Ana, CA 92704 United States
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The first session of the Beginners Astronomy Class gives a general overview of all of the different objects you can see in the night and day time skies, with some history and information about what they are and their significance.  An overview of the current scientific understanding of the Universe's beginning, present and future is also covered. The Beginners Astronomy Class is held at the Heritage Museum of Orange County in Santa Ana. For details, please visit /special-interest-groups/beginners-class/ and download the…

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Astrophysics SIG Meeting

September 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:30 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2019

Heritage Museum of Orange County, 3101 W Harvard St
Santa Ana, CA 92704 United States
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    Our Astrophysics group meets to discuss and learn about how the universe works as a seminar group that bases its discussions on topics of interest introduced by the participants and the videos that are shown during the meetings on different aspects of astrophysics. The meetings are held in the classroom at the Heritage Museum of Orange County, located at 3101 W. Harvard Ave., Santa Ana. The museum is located about a half-block west of Fairview; Harvard is about…

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October 2019

Beginner’s Class

October 4 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Heritage Museum of Orange County, 3101 W Harvard St
Santa Ana, CA 92704 United States
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The 2nd session of the Beginners Astronomy Class covers the different types of equipment used to observe the night sky, including telescopes, mounts, eyepieces, filters, and advantages and disadvantages of different options. This session is a must if thinking about buying a telescope. The Beginners Astronomy Class is held at the Heritage Museum of Orange County in Santa Ana. For details, please visit /special-interest-groups/beginners-class/ and download the sample information PDF package.  Free and open to the public as well as members…

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Astrophysics SIG Meeting

October 18 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:30 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2019

Heritage Museum of Orange County, 3101 W Harvard St
Santa Ana, CA 92704 United States
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    Our Astrophysics group meets to discuss and learn about how the universe works as a seminar group that bases its discussions on topics of interest introduced by the participants and the videos that are shown during the meetings on different aspects of astrophysics. The meetings are held in the classroom at the Heritage Museum of Orange County, located at 3101 W. Harvard Ave., Santa Ana. The museum is located about a half-block west of Fairview; Harvard is about…

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Private Outreach – Heritage Museum of Orange County

October 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Heritage Museum of Orange County, 3101 W Harvard St
Santa Ana, CA 92704 United States
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Event:           Heritage Museum of Orange County Date:             Wednesday, 10/30/2019 Viewing at 7:00 PM, Sunset at 6:04 PM Place:           Heritage Museum of Orange County Address:       3101 W Harvard St; Santa Ana Location:       33°43'15"N, 117°54'38"W Directions:    Take CA-55 South to 405 N. Merge onto 405 North towards Long Beach.  Take the Exit 11 Fairview Rd /Harbor Blvd, keep Right at the fork and follow signs for Fairview Rd. Turn right onto Fairview Rd, 2.2 mi. Turn Left onto West Harvard Rd. The…

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November 2019

Beginner’s Class

November 1 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Heritage Museum of Orange County, 3101 W Harvard St
Santa Ana, CA 92704 United States
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The 3rd session of the Beginners Astronomy Class covers different methods of finding objects in the night sky.  Special topic is learning the constellations. The Beginners Astronomy Class is held at the Heritage Museum of Orange County in Santa Ana. For details, please visit /special-interest-groups/beginners-class/ and download the sample information PDF package.  Free and open to the public as well as members of OCA. Note: All who attend will be invited to visit our monthly Orange County star party.

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Astrophysics SIG Meeting

November 15 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:30 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2019

Heritage Museum of Orange County, 3101 W Harvard St
Santa Ana, CA 92704 United States
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    Our Astrophysics group meets to discuss and learn about how the universe works as a seminar group that bases its discussions on topics of interest introduced by the participants and the videos that are shown during the meetings on different aspects of astrophysics. The meetings are held in the classroom at the Heritage Museum of Orange County, located at 3101 W. Harvard Ave., Santa Ana. The museum is located about a half-block west of Fairview; Harvard is about…

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December 2019

Beginner’s Class

December 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Heritage Museum of Orange County, 3101 W Harvard St
Santa Ana, CA 92704 United States
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The 4th session of the Beginners Astronomy Class covers the science behind the telescope. How does our eyes actually perceive objects we see in the telescope and what is the physics that allows that perception. The Beginners Astronomy Class is held at the Heritage Museum of Orange County in Santa Ana. For details, please visit /special-interest-groups/beginners-class/ and download the sample information PDF package.  Free and open to the public as well as members of OCA. Note: All who attend will be…

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Astrophysics SIG Meeting

December 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:30 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2019

Heritage Museum of Orange County, 3101 W Harvard St
Santa Ana, CA 92704 United States
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    Our Astrophysics group meets to discuss and learn about how the universe works as a seminar group that bases its discussions on topics of interest introduced by the participants and the videos that are shown during the meetings on different aspects of astrophysics. The meetings are held in the classroom at the Heritage Museum of Orange County, located at 3101 W. Harvard Ave., Santa Ana. The museum is located about a half-block west of Fairview; Harvard is about…

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January 2020

Beginner’s Class

January 3, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Heritage Museum of Orange County, 3101 W Harvard St
Santa Ana, CA 92704 United States
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This is the "How to Use Your Telescope" session of the Beginners Astronomy Class. 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 attend to just learn and look through a telescope. The Beginners Astronomy Class is held at the Heritage Museum of Orange County in Santa Ana. For details, please visit /special-interest-groups/beginners-class/ and download the sample information PDF package.  Free and open to the…

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February 2020

Beginner’s Class

February 7, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Heritage Museum of Orange County, 3101 W Harvard St
Santa Ana, CA 92704 United States
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The 6th session of the Beginners Astronomy Class covers the basics of astrophotography, covering different types of imaging, how different types of cameras are used for this kind of photography, and other equipment and considerations for taking a good picture. This session is taught by Kyle Coker, who is active in the club's AstroImaging special interest group. The Beginners Astronomy Class is held at the Heritage Museum of Orange County in Santa Ana. For details, please visit /special-interest-groups/beginners-class/ and download the…

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March 2020

Private Outreach – Heritage Museum of Orange County

March 12, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Heritage Museum of Orange County, 3101 W Harvard St
Santa Ana, CA 92704 United States
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Event:           Heritage Museum of Orange County Date:             Thursday, 3/12/2020 Viewing at 8:00 PM, Sunset at 6:58 PM Place:           Heritage Museum of Orange County Address:       3101 W Harvard St; Santa Ana Location:       33°43'15"N, 117°54'38"W Directions:    Take CA-55 South to 405 N. Merge onto 405 North towards Long Beach.  Take the Exit 11 Fairview Rd /Harbor Blvd, keep Right at the fork and follow signs for Fairview Rd. Turn right onto Fairview Rd, 2.2 mi. Turn Left onto West Harvard Rd. The…

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