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Lincoln Hills Astronomy Group

General Meeting


The Lincoln Hills Astronomy Group general
meetings provide residents, from
beginners to experts,
with a forum to increase their knowledge in astronomy,
and to meet
people with like interests.  General meetings

begin with an informal "What's New in Astronomy",
followed by
the main presentation, and finish with an
informal Q & A session.
Meetings are supplemented
with our annual
planetarium trip.  For more
information contact John Combes at
Our Next Meeting

Wednesday January 8 at 6:45 PM, join us in the
Orchard Creek Lodge front Ballroom.  John Combes
will present the mind boggling topic, “Numbers, Time
and the Vastness of Space”.  A look at our home planet
and how it measures up to its place in our Solar
System, our home Milky Way Galaxy, and the
myriad of galaxies which make up the visible


April 3
Tim Unruh will give a presentation on tektites.
May 1
Elsa Paszek will give us an update and show a video on the Voyager mission.

June 5
Tim Unruh will give a presentation on meteorite and tektite mimicry.
On Vacation.
August 7
Planetarium show at Sierra College.  The subject will be black holes.
September 4
Charles Dailey will discuss what we have learned from meteorites.
October 2
Dr. Lawrence Lapin will speak on space threats and planet security.
November 6
Tim Pinkney will discuss our moon: past, present and future missions.
December 1
Holiday luncheon in the Solarium.
January 8, 2020
John Combes will present, “Numbers, Time and the Vastness of Space”.
February 5, 2020
Carla LaFave will present up to date findings by the Parker Solar Probe and John Combes will talk about our stellar neighborhood.
March 4, 2020
Dr. Charles Hunt will give a presentation on the aurora borealis.