May Membership Seminars

May 06, 2016: May Membership Seminars

Novice Meeting: 6:30PM
Novice Meeting Topic: 
The Messier Catalogue: May Edition
Novice Meeting Speaker: 
Stephen Jones, Field Trip & Observing Chairperson
General Meeting: 7:15PM
General Meeting Topic: 
The Very Large Array Radio Observatory
General Meeting Speaker: 
Bill Spizziri
About the General Meeting Presentation


In 2010 Bill Spizzirri visited the VLA, a radio observatory in New Mexico
with 27 giant movable antennas. Bill explains what it is, how it works, why it's important.

He’ll also give a bit of radio astronomy history and will show his own up close
photographs & videos as well as videos provided by the observatory.

Parking and Directions (View Map)

Meetings are held at the Trini Mendenhall Community Center, which is located at 1414 Wirt Rd, Houson, TX 77055.

PARKING INFORMATION: Free parking in the lot in front of the TMCC.


Map to Trini Mendenhall Community Center

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