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by Bjohnson
Tue Nov 12, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: PASNola Forum
Topic: Mercury Transit - Little Guy gonna Fry
Replies: 6
Views: 54

Re: Mercury Transit - Little Guy gonna Fry

126,978.67 away, as a SWAG using 36 Million Miles from mercury to Sun and 3031 mile diameter of Mercury with 860,000 mile diameter of the sun and a lot of very rusty sophomore trig that I had forgotten too many years ago. As my answer is very close to Lowell, I think I'm on track, but defer to him a...
by Bjohnson
Wed Oct 30, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: PASNola Forum
Topic: Upcoming Outreach events
Replies: 1
Views: 61

Re: Upcoming Outreach events- REMINDER

This is a quick reminder that we have several outreach events scheduled. Weather looks good for this weekend. This Friday: November 1st- City Park Outreach event Location is somewhat across from Scout Island. Just off the circle roundabout – back in the day this was referred to as Mona Lisa Drive. 7...
by Bjohnson
Sun Oct 20, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: PASNola Forum
Topic: Location, Location, Location - for the Mercury Transit
Replies: 3
Views: 109

Re: Location, Location, Location - for the Mercury Transit

We have had quite a bit of interest in making this an outreach event. I am unfortunately working that day. Anyone willing to take the ball on this and plan time and location? Kenner Boat launch, New Orleans Lakefront, Mnadevielle lakefront. Lots of ideas. We have about 20 days to get it together. Le...
by Bjohnson
Sun Oct 20, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: PASNola Forum
Topic: Upcoming Outreach events
Replies: 1
Views: 61

Upcoming Outreach events

As discussed at the last PAS General meeting, We have several outreach events scheduled. November 1st- City Park Outreach event Location is across from Scout Island. 7-9:30PM We will get more specific info very soon need 2-3 persons with telescopes November 2nd Bogue Chitto State Park Outreach 6:30=...
by Bjohnson
Sun Oct 20, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: PASNola Forum
Topic: PAS HolidayParty - Dec 13th POrter & Luke's
Replies: 0
Views: 35

PAS HolidayParty - Dec 13th POrter & Luke's

As noted at the last meeting, our annual Holiday Party Banquet will again be held at Porter and Luke's restaurant on Friday December 13th. 7:00PM for drinks and socializing. Dinner at 7:30PM. Cost will be $10 per member and $30 per guest. As always, we need an accurate headcount to properly feed eve...
by Bjohnson
Mon Sep 16, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: PASNola Forum
Topic: Outreach Events- Wild Things- Help needed
Replies: 3
Views: 114

Re: Outreach Events- Wild Things- Help needed

Jeff,
Great! Glad to have you guys there!
Hope to have a few more step up.
by Bjohnson
Mon Sep 16, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: PASNola Forum
Topic: ANNUAL PAS PICNIC- Sat September 28th
Replies: 2
Views: 103

Re: ANNUAL PAS PICNIC- Sat September 28th

Walter has asked that if you do come to the picnic, you may want to bring folding chairs. there are a few, but not enough for everyone.

Remember to RSVP if you are attending.
by Bjohnson
Sat Sep 14, 2019 9:33 am
Forum: PASNola Forum
Topic: Outreach Events Chalmette Battlefield Urban Campout - Help Needed
Replies: 0
Views: 71

Outreach Events Chalmette Battlefield Urban Campout - Help Needed

As we discussed at the meeting last night, we have several outreach opportunities coming up in October and November. Chalmette Battlefield Friday Nov 8th Kids aged 9-11 are invited to join the rangers for an overnight campout at Chalmette Battlefield. Pitch a tent, build a campfire, play games, and ...
by Bjohnson
Sat Sep 14, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: PASNola Forum
Topic: Outreach Events- Wild Things- Help needed
Replies: 3
Views: 114

Outreach Events- Wild Things- Help needed

As we discussed at the meeting last night, we have several outreach opportunities coming up in October and November. Saturday October 12- Wild Things Festival- Lacombe LA - They have requested we participate by doing Solar viewing at the event. If you can provide a solar scope and wish to participat...
by Bjohnson
Sat Sep 14, 2019 9:06 am
Forum: PASNola Forum
Topic: ANNUAL PAS PICNIC- Sat September 28th
Replies: 2
Views: 103

Re: ANNUAL PAS PICNIC- Sat September 28th

As we discussed at the meeting last night, we do need an accurate headcount for food. We already have 25 signed up to attend.
If you are planning to attend the picnic and did not already let me know - Sign up sheet, email, etc,- please let me know soon so we can make sure we have enough food for all.