Annual Meeting, Bylaws Vote, Elections

December 05, 2014: Annual Meeting, Bylaws Vote, Elections

Novice Meeting: 7:00PM
Novice Meeting Topic: 
Spin Cast Mirror Lab
Novice Meeting Speaker: 
Bill Spizzirri, back from Chicago to tell us about his visit to the Spin Cast Mirror Lab at the University of Arizona
General Meeting: 8:00PM
General Meeting Topic: 
Satellites of the Outer Planets
General Meeting Speaker: 
Justin McCollum, Lamar University... aka Professor Comet
About the General Meeting Presentation

Special Incentive: Door prizesbut only if there’s a quorum at the meeting

Your choice:
  • Baader Planetarium, Hyperion 72 degree Aspheric 2"/1.25" 31mm eyepiece

  • TeleVue 2.5x Powermate 1-1/4 Inch Barlow Lens

Plus other prizes!

There are two items that will be presented to the membership for a vote at this meeting:

  • Revisions to the bylaws of the Houston Astronomical Society
  • Election of Officers, Board Members, and Committee Leaders

The Society is operating under the current bylaws which requires 15% of the membership to be present to have a vote. At our current membership level, it takes 74 members present to have a quorum. HAS is close to 500 members strong.

Parking and Directions (View Map)

Meetings are held in the Science & Research building at the University of Houston Main Campus. The novice meeting is in room 116, the general meeting is in room 117.

NOTE NEW PARKING INFORMATION: Parking is available in lot 15C. Refer to the Google Map below for directions. This parking is available from 6:30 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. on the Friday night of the HAS meeting.

This parking is free. If you get a notice from the UH campus police on the night of the meeting, call the UH Security office and let them know that this area has been made available on HAS meeting night by the Parking Department.

Map to Parking

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