UACNJ Saturday Speaker Program - 2018

4/7/18What's Up in the April Sky?Lonny Buinis, RVCC
4/14/18Black Holes: the Warp and Woof of SpacetimeJason Kendall, WPU
4/21/18Ham Radio and the 2017 Total Solar EclipseNathaniel Frissell, NJIT
4/28/18'OumuamuaDale Gary, NJIT
5/5/18What's Up in the May Sky?Lonny Buinis, RVCC
5/12/18A Cruise Through SpaceKarl Hricko, AAI & NWJAA
5/19/18Astronomy for BeginnersKen Taylor, NWJAA
6/2/18What's Up in the June Sky?Lonny Buinis, RVCC
6/9/18Eclipses, Transits, and OccultationsGregg Waldron, NWJAA
6/16/18TBAPaul Wojcik, NWJAA
6/30/18TBAStan Honda, AAA
7/7/18What's Up in the July Sky?Lonny Buinis, RVCC
7/14/18Ancient Astronomy (Aliens not included)Sean Post, NWJAA
7/21/18The Life (and Death) of StarsWalt Windish, NJAG & RAC
7/28/18Looking for Another EarthKarl Hricko, AAI & NWJAA
8/4/18What's Up in the August Sky?Lonny Buinis, RVCC
8/11/18Meteor ShowersTony Fadoul, AAA
9/1/18What's Up in the September Sky?Lonny Buinis, RVCC
9/22/18Astronomy for BeginnersKen Taylor, NWJAA
9/29/18Northern LightsGregg Waldron, NWJAA
10/6/18What's Up in the October Sky?Lonny Buinis, RVCC
10/13/18Some of the Strangest Objects in Our UniverseWalt Windish, NJAG & RAC
10/20/18Learning About AstronomyJason Kendall, WPU

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Public Programs at Jenny Jump

UACNJ provides free public programs at our Observatory in Jenny Jump State Forest from April through October on Saturday evenings. An astronomy presentation begins at 8 PM in the lecture hall regardless of the weather and is followed by stargazing on the observatory's telescopes until 10:30 PM, weather permitting.
Groups are always welcome at our Saturday night programs; please contact us in advance if you wish to bring a group of more than 10 people. We suggest a donation of $50 for groups up to 25 people and an additional $2 per person over 25 with a maximum of 50 for groups on Saturday nights during the public season.
Programs on other nights can be arranged with advance notice. Please email for details. For these special programs, which require additional staffing and extra use of our facilities, we suggest a minimum donation of $75 for groups up to 25 people and an additional $3 per person over 25 with a maximum of 50 per group.

Please visit our list of Member Clubs to find out about other astronomy events, meetings and stargazing.