Area Solar Eclipse Activities and Events

Solar Eclipse Activities on August 21st 2017 This is only a list of activities/events that we know about.   Upper Moreland Free Library                                1- 4 PM           Click here for details 109 Park Avenue Willow Grove, PA Southampton Free Library                                      1:30 – 3 PM    Click here for details 947 Street…

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Eclipse Web Links

Total Eclipse Live Streams https://eclipse2017.nasa.gov/eclipse-live-stream https://www.exploratorium.edu/eclipse What time is the eclipse? https://www.timeanddate.com/eclipse/ Pinhole Viewers http://hilaroad.com/camp/projects/eclipse_viewer/eclipse_viewer.html Eclipse Safety https://eclipse2017.nasa.gov/safety https://www.space.com/35555-total-solar-eclipse-safety-tips.html Eclipse Information https://www.greatamericaneclipse.com/ https://eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov/solar.html Certified Solar Safe Eclipse Glasses (where to buy) Rainbow Symphony https://www.rainbowsymphony.com/eclipse-glasses/ American Paper Optics https://www.amazon.com/American-Paper-Optics/pages/10809333011 Thousand Oaks Optical https://www.amazon.com/Solar-Eclipse-Glasses-Pack-Certified/dp/B00KDGJ2K0/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1500559922&sr=8-2&keywords=thousand+oaks+optical Bucks-Mont Astronomical Association Website: http://www.bma2.org Email: info@bma2.org “Like”…

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2017 Perseid Meteor Shower

People have fond memories sitting out on warm summer nights enjoying this annual meteor shower. It often gets some exposure by the media, but rarely do they take the time to explain some key aspects of the event. Let’s review some of these aspects to give everyone a better understanding…

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May 3 meeting: Telescopes, our favorite tools!

The special presentation will deal with aspects of the telescope for observing; types, advantages/disadvantages, selection and maintenance. We will also have a silent auction for a variety of telescopes that have been donated to BMAA (large, small and in-between). Our meetings, starting at 7:30 pm, are open to the public…

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