Next Meeting

Dec 8

Holiday Dinner and Raffle

Upcoming Observing

5 Nov: Sidewalk Astronomy: 6p-9p, Hunter-Gatherer (900 S. Main St, Columbia)

19 Nov: Primary OS

26 Nov: Alternate OS


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The Board Members are elected from the current membership by the members. For 2014 they are:

  • President: Alex Mowery, 803.917.1620
  • 1st VP: Larry Metcalf
  • 2nd VP: Paul Romanyszyn, 803.782.6674
  • Corresponding Secretary: Will Nelson
  • Recording Secretary: Pam Prim
  • Treasurer: Hap Griffin
  • Past President: Doyle Williams, 803.238.6567

The entire board can be reached at macinfo[at]midlandsastronomyclub[dot]org.


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