Green Bank Star Quest
June 17, 2015 - June 20, 2015
The 12th annual Green Bank Star Quest combined OPTICAL and RADIO star party. Presented by Central Appalachian Astronomy Club and the Kanawha Valley Astronomical Society of West Virginia in association with the Green Bank National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO). We feature daily presentations and clinics on multiple aspects of optical, radio astronomy, and astrophotography. in a climate controlled visitor center. NRAO tours are available. Solar and nighttime observing from a beautiful mountain valley (weather permitting). Camp sites are located close to the GBT with has graveled roads, sanitary stations and a free hot shower facility close by. Campsites are large enough for your shelter and scope/scopes. Featuring: a Large raffle drawing, children's activities, cafeteria service available on site, limited bunk house accommodations, and vendors, 4-day registration fee includes campsite and all presentations/clinics. For more info see our website: http://www.greenbankstarquest.org/. Contact phone 304-669-3555.