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The South West Florida Astronomical Society, Inc.

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SWFAS Monthly Meeting April 4, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm @ Calusa Nature Center and Planetarium
Ortiz Ave
Fort Myers, FL 33905

Our next Presentation will be on April 4th 2019
Please check back in April for information on the April 4th Presentation.

Presentation will start at 7:30pm on Thursday, April 4, 2019 at the Calusa Nature Center and Planetarium in Fort Myers.

Our past Presentation’s:
See our past presentations: here.

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(newsletter is in PDF format).

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Astronomical League

(Astronomical League Membership is included in S.W.F.A.S membership)

Additional information about Local Planetarium and Observatory opportunities:

FSW Observatory
FGCU Observatory

Calusa Nature Center & Planetarium.
(see Calendar/Event for directions)

Open to the public. Meetings are held in the Planetarium. Formed to educate the public, school children and Scouts about the wonders of the night sky!

Plan ahead to attend future Meetings!

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We are:  The South West Florida Astronomical Society, Inc.  (SWFAS) P.O. Box 100127, Cape Coral, Florida  33910.

We meet the 1st Thursday of the month (7:30 P.M.):  Calusa Nature Center and Planetarium,  3450 Ortiz Avenue,  Fort Myers, FL 33905-7811.

The Southwest Florida Astronomical Society, Inc. was formed in 1980 by amateur astronomers in Lee County, Florida.  Its many goals include educating the public, school children, and scouts about the wonders of the night sky.  S.W.F.A.S. regularly works with the Calusa Nature Center and Planetarium, as well as Florida Gulf Coast University with public observing events.

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