Northeast Wisconsin Stargazers

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Welcome to the Northeast Wisconsin Stargazers [NEWSTAR] website.

NEWSTAR is a member society of the  Astronomical League.  We are dedicated to promoting amateur astronomy.  Our informal meetings are held on the third Wednesday of every month at 7:00 PM at the Barlow Planetarium - University of Wisconsin - Fox Valley in Menasha, Wisconsin.  All interested persons are encouraged to attend.  All meetings are open to the public.  We look forward to seeing you at our next meeting.  Additional information about NEWSTAR can be found on the About page.

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Benefits of membership in NEWSTAR

The benefits of membership are probably the strongest reason for joining. When you join NEWSTAR you are entitled to:

Membership in the Astronomical League.

Full Voting privileges

Free use of the club's telescopes including:
  • 10" (250 mm) computerized Dobsonian (NEW)
  • 10" (250 mm) computerized "GOTO" Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope
  • 11" (280 mm) Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope mounted in a dome on a clock driven mount.
  • Coronado PST Solar Telescope

Attend club star parties at club observing sites.

4 quarterly issues of Astronomical League's newsletter The Reflector.

Reduced subscription rates to Sky & Telescope and Astronomy Magazine.

10%  discount on astronomy books through the Astronomical League Book Service.

Savings plans of 10 to 35 percent off of various astronomical books, publications and related products.

2014 NEWSTAR Membership/Renewal form

Last Updated on Sunday, 02 March 2014 20:25
 

Wisconsin Obervers Weekend 2014

May 29th-June 1st 2014 at Hartman Creek State Park, Waupaca, WI.

Download the 2014 WOW Registration Form

Last Updated on Sunday, 02 March 2014 20:25
 

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Club Meetings

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Calendar Events

Fri Apr 25 @08:00PM - 11:00PM
Public Observing-Mosquito Hill
Sat Apr 26 @08:00PM - 11:59PM
Ertl Road Star Party
Tue Apr 29
New Moon
Sat May 03 @08:00PM - 11:59PM
Ertl Road Star Party
Mon May 05 @10:00PM - 03:00AM
Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower peaks
Tue May 06 @10:00PM - 03:00AM
Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower peaks
Sat May 10 @12:00PM - 05:00PM
Astronomy Day