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We Observe - by A. Mallama

Update August 30, 2005

The Valley SkyWatcher Magazine
A Publication of the Chagrin Valley Astronomical Society
P.O. Box 11 Chagrin Falls, Ohio 44022

August 2005 Edition

Meeting called to order at 8:07 PM. Meeting was held at Penitentary Glen, same night as the Super Star Party. About 15 members were present along with over 600 visitors to the park.

Officer Reports

Secretary:

July minutes are on our web site.

Treasurer:

Bank – Member dues were summarized. $1252 In Bank, Petty Cash - $87.00, Electric Fund - $1,400.00 Total - $2,739

1. Paid $16 phone bill.


Observatory Director:

Electrical – We met with First Energy (Kim Wolfe) last Wednesday and agreed to use two poles and string triplex to the north end of the parking lot. Kim will send an e-mail documenting costs and asking for about 130 feet of triplex and two poles. Our goal this year is to bring electrical power to the north shed.

Director of Observations:

For Bob's complete observation report, please visit the Monthly Sky Calendar on our website.

Bob passed around copies of the CVAS Monthly Sky Calendar.

Editor:

No update.

Old Business:

Formal complaint against First Energy is being reviewed by the City of Mentor.

New Business:

Hidden Hollow is coming up in late September.


Visitors:

Motion to adjourn at 8:30 PM.


Special Photos:
October 30, 2003 Aurora