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Presentation from December 5 Open House

Here’s a link to the presentation Bill Arden did at the Dec. 5 open house. If you have trouble viewing or downloading this, please contact him at wardenmsp(at)comcast(dot)net

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CPO Meeting Dec. 5 – Introduction to Skywatching

This Thursday, Dec. 5, from 6:30 to 7:30 PM, we’ll present an Introduction to Skywatching. It’ll be for beginners and anyone interested in seeing what’s in the night sky. Meeting will be held at the South Hills School of Business … Continue reading

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Snack list

*The snack providers for the monthly meetings: Snack 2020 Feb     Tancibok Mar.   Michael Pelikan Date Helper Day Apr Kelly May Chris McMullen Jun Jul Picnic Aug Sep Club Pizza Provided Oct Wayne Osgood Nov *Spend up to $25 … Continue reading

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Bylaws of Central Pennsylvania Observers

BYLAWS OF THE CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA OBSERVERS Article I. NAME The name of the Organization is Central Pennsylvania Observers, also referred to in these bylaws as the Organization or the CPO. Article II. PURPOSE Section 1. Nonprofit Purpose The CPO is … Continue reading

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BFSP Directions from State College

Follow the link to Google Maps directions from State College to Cherry Springs. The highlighted route, which goes through Sinnamahoning, avoids all Route 44 construction and takes the same amount of time (from State College) as any other route.

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Club photos

Black Forest Star Party Images  Pleiades By Bob Baumbach MilkyWay and camp by David Reasinger  Friendly Aliens at Black Forest Star Party M51 by Michael Pelikan Helix Nebula photographed by Bill Arden, October 2017 Following are some photos from the August … Continue reading

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Club In Action

February 2020 Howard Bond, pictured on left talking with Wayne, talked about the recent fainting (yes, that’s a term) of Betelgeuse which has heightened interest in variable stars – and that one in particular.  photo by Dave Reasinger January 2020 We had … Continue reading

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Welcome

The Central Pennsylvania Observers (CPO) is a small group of amateur astronomers here in the center of our state.  We try to actively offer and share our efforts with the community.  Our monthly meetings give us a forum to discuss … Continue reading

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NEAIC and NEAF

Visit www.rocklandastronomy.com to learn all about NEAF April 6-7th 2019

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Announcements and Meetings

The 2020 Black Forest Star Party will be September 18 – 20 Note to all members.  Dues are $20.  If you worked at the BFSP, then your dues are already paid. Send dues to treasurer Bill Gartner. Our officers for … Continue reading

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