2015 – 2016 Astronomy Schedule
The following is a list of events for the remainder of the 2015 year. We will be posting the 2016 dates shortly. Please note: The Events may be weather dependent. Cancellations will be posted as soon as possible. Please check our site http://www.louisville-astro.org for additions, deletions and cancellations. This is our official calendar.
Dec Tuesday 8 6:30 PM LAS Board of Directors Meeting at the Urban Astronomy Center (UAC)
Dec Friday 11 6:30 pm to Midnight Bernheim Sky Watch & Star Stories and Geminids
Dec Thursday 17 7pm to 10pm LAS Members Only Christmas/Holiday Dinner at Kingfish.
Jan. 08, 2016 Friday 6:30 pm to 7:50 pm USING YOUR NEW TELESCOPE WORKSHOP at the University of Louisville Planetarium Classroom.
Jan 20, 2016 Tuesday 6:30 PM LAS Board of Directors Meeting at the Urban Astronomy Center (UAC)
Directions to the Urban Astronomy Center at E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park (UAC)
In Louisville, take the Gene Snyder Expressway north from I-64 or south from I-71 to Westport Road exit. Take Westport Road west to Freys Hill Road, across from Home Depot. Take Freys Hill south to the second park entrance on your right. The UAC is in the Root Cellar Building at the end of this road past the BMX track and soccer fields. We are the third door on the right. Park behind the building or if the weather has been nice, on the side in the grass.
Directions to the James G Baker Center for Astronomy (Curby)
From Louisville take I-64 west to the Leavenworth/Marengo Exit (92). Go North (Right) on State Road 66. Go 3 miles and take a left on Curby Road at the “Curby 1 Mile” sign. Go 1.7 miles on Curby Rd and take the first left past the town of Curby. The LAS property is 2.7 miles on the right. Look for a gravel road to the right coming off of or going into a of a 90 degree turn in the county road.