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by Bsimon
Tue Aug 13, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: PASNola Forum
Topic: Astronomy Equipment for Sale 8-13-19
Replies: 1
Views: 23

Re: Astronomy Equipment for Sale 8-13-19

Here are a few more of the Sid Gelpi items for sale.

Barry
by Bsimon
Tue Aug 13, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: PASNola Forum
Topic: Astronomy Equipment for Sale 8-13-19
Replies: 1
Views: 23

Astronomy Equipment for Sale 8-13-19

I am helping one of our fellow club members, Sid Gelpi, sell some of his astronomy equipment that he is no longer able to use. Please let me know if any of you are interested in anything and I can provide a few more photos. In a few days I will post what remains to "CloudyNights" where this equipmen...
by Bsimon
Sun Aug 04, 2019 8:39 am
Forum: PASNola Forum
Topic: DSSG 37 - More Information
Replies: 0
Views: 25

DSSG 37 - More Information

Yes, 37 continuous years dating all the way back to 1983. Our event is the oldest annually held star party in the southeastern United States. We have been able to do this because of our combination of amenities and dark skies. Last fall was our first "Deep South" at the White Horse Christian Retreat...
by Bsimon
Mon Jul 29, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: PASNola Forum
Topic: PAS Membership Directory and Archives
Replies: 2
Views: 69

PAS Membership Directory and Archives

I have not seen a PAS membership directory in quite some time. An updated membership directory is very helpful in facilitating contact between members. Can an updated directory be added to the website, perhaps in an area that can only be accessed by members? Additionally - are the Archives gone? The...
by Bsimon
Mon Jul 29, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: PASNola Forum
Topic: DSSG 2019 Registration Form
Replies: 1
Views: 40

Re: DSSG 2019 Registration Form

Note - the reason everyone is being directed to the DSSG Message Board for the DSSG registration form is because I could not get it to post here as an attachment as either a word.doc or a PDF file. If anyone needs it directly to their email, let me know via message here or an email to my email and I...
by Bsimon
Sun Jul 28, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: PASNola Forum
Topic: DSSG 2019 Registration Form
Replies: 1
Views: 40

DSSG 2019 Registration Form

The registration form for the 37th annual edition of the Deep South Star Gaze is now available. Our dates this year are Tuesday, October 22nd to Sunday, October 27th.

The registration form can be found at:
http://dssg.boards.net/

Any questions, let me know.

Barry Simon
by Bsimon
Mon Jul 22, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: PASNola Forum
Topic: Astronomy Equipment for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 28

Astronomy Equipment for sale

For Sale Takahashi NJP equatorial mount with tripod and hand controller with 12v to 24v step up converter which allows for higher slew speeds. This is a high end mount with a 75 lb. payload capacity. With tripod. In like new condition...............................................................$37...
by Bsimon
Mon Jul 22, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: PASNola Forum
Topic: 2019 DSSG & Labor Day Weekend @ White Horse
Replies: 0
Views: 25

2019 DSSG & Labor Day Weekend @ White Horse

As many know, the next iteration of the Deep South Star Gaze (# 37) will be held beginning October 22nd, a Tuesday, and running until Sunday, October 27th. This will be our second fall event at the White Horse Retreat Center. We are due for at least several good days and nights under the stars. Howe...
by Bsimon
Sun Jul 21, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: PASNola Forum
Topic: Passing of Tyler Payne - grandson of Gabe Dickens
Replies: 1
Views: 43

Passing of Tyler Payne - grandson of Gabe Dickens

Gabe Dickens lost one of his grandchildren on July 17. His name is Tyler Payne. Services will be held this Wednesday in the Biloxi area. See the link to the obituary below.

https://riemannfamily.com/tribute/detai ... bute-start


I plan on attending.

Barry Simon
by Bsimon
Wed Jul 17, 2019 9:14 am
Forum: PASNola Forum
Topic: July Meeting Date
Replies: 2
Views: 81

Re: July Meeting Date

Here is some info about the astronaut - James Buchli (retired) who will speak at the Kenner Science Center on Saturday.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Buchli