CAFTA 2008 (28th Annual Telescope Making Contest)
July 25, 2008 @ 12:00 am - July 27, 2008 @ 12:00 am EDT
The Dorval Astronomy club, the Club Orion of St-Timothée, the Société d’astronomie de Montreal and the Parc des Iles of St-Timothée invite you to the 28th C.A.F.T.A. 2008, held on July 25-27th 2008 at the Parc des Iles of St-Timothée in southern Quebec. It is a combination Telescope making contest, star party and camping weekend in a beautiful park with beach. There will be awards in the following categories: Mechanical, Optical, Originality, Research, Photography, Beginner, Software and Technology and Craftmanship. There will also the Fred-Clarke award and an Honorable mention.