Upcoming Meetings

 Meetings are held monthly from September through May and normally start at 7:00pm at the La Posada Recreation Center, located in Green Valley, AZ. Twice a year (December and May) dinners are held before the meeting. The dinners normally start at 5:45pm. A brief business meeting is held prior to the main presentation. Meetings last about one and one half hours. The next scheduled meeting is:

DATE: December 11th, 2018 + Annual Pot Luck @ 5:45 PM
Russell Carpenter
Night Vision Devices
 Russell has been experimenting with ultra-light, high-performance astronomy, using night vision. You can see the current activity in night vision in the Cloudy Nights EAA forum https://www.cloudynights.com/forum/73-eaa-observation-and-equipment/. During the last six months or so, night vision postings have become more numerous than “traditional” EAA.
 BIOGRAPHY:  Russell Carpenter has been a member of SAS for several years. He and his wife stay very busy teaching classes and doing community service in Mexico.
He has been a presenter for a distressingly long time (more than 45 years). In Arizona, this has included GVR classes, GVR Camera Club, GVR Travel Club, La Posada, Academy Village, OLLI, Border Community Alliance and the Tubac Presidio.