May 17

May 2005

Board Meeting – May 17, 2005

Present: Pete Burkey, Carson Mantooth, Mark Logsdon, Larry Logsdon

Treasurer’s Report: $495.59

Old Business:

  • Astronomical League dues have been paid
  • Noted the November observing date was incorrectly listed as 10 of 2005. Revised to 11 of 2005
  • Great Lakes Star Gaze III is scheduled for Sept. 30th – Oct. 1st. Call or see Larry Logsdon if you need a registration form

New Business:

  • Sky and Telescope dues subscription has been paid. Mark Logsdon noted the wrong expiration date on the mailing label and called S&T. Members, please check your July issue to be sure the correct date is shown
  • June 20th school board meeting will review and hopefully vote in favor of repairing and/or upgrading the planetarium
  • Approved SAAA again begin with the “constellation of the month.” Peter will do the September constellation
  • Approved, each month a portion of the monthly meeting will be devoted to astronomy history. Robin Hudson will do September
  • Holland State Park annual public observing is in July. Peter will follow-up on possible dates and report back at the June meeting

Respectfully submitted by Larry Logsdon