Texas Telescope Parties

By: Texas Telescope Parties  01/11/2015
Keywords: Amateur Astronomers, telescope parties

Bringing Astronomy To You! Gather your family & enjoy our warm, friendly atmosphere as we all observe the wonderful sky together! PRIVATE EVENTS: Plan a wonderful event for your kids or students.Enjoy large telescopes that will give you unforgettable memories. PARTIES: Let us help you put together an amazing, unforgettable astronomy-themed party for your child. CALENDAR: Check out our calendar of important astronomy dates that you wont want to miss. Christine Coco: I am a wife of a 20 year US Air Force veteran. I became interested in Astronomy in the year 2000. I have a 10 inch Newtonian Reflector on a Dobsonian mount. My favorite objects to view through my telescope, are globular star clusters, the planets Jupiter, and Saturn. Ed Holley: I have always had a passion for astronomy, and received my first Meade 4.5 telescope in 1995. In 2009, I purchased my 10 Dobsonian telescope, and my latest purchase is a 12 Meade Lightbridge telescope. I love looking at Globular Clusters, Galaxy's, the Planets, and the Moon. Blake Hurlburt: I have been interested in astronomy and space since the age of 10 when Neal Armstrong set foot on the moon in 1969. I am also the Boy Scouts of America Astronomy Badge Counselor with the Alamo Area Council. My Telescope is a Meade LXD55-SN6. It is a digital-go-to scope with tracking and a Hybrid of a Reflector and a Schmitt-Cassagrain combined. Keith Little: I have been an amateur astronomer for over 25 years, and am the owner of Texas Telescope Parties. I love looking at the planets Saturn, and Jupiter, and also have a hydrogen alpha scope that I look at the sun with. My telescope is a 12 Newtonian reflector on a Dobsonian mount. Sign your students or family up for one of our many entertaining and educational programs find something fun for everyone!

Keywords: Amateur Astronomers, telescope parties