The South West Florida Astronomical Society, Inc.
Important New Information concerning Club Observing Activities:
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December 3rd Meeting:

The December meeting is Officer Election meeting. If you are interested in any of the officer positions, please contact me before the meeting. At this point, all the current officers are interested in continuing in their current positions unless someone else really
wants to take over. We are looking for someone to handle programs for the meetings. If you are interested in maintaining our website (WordPress based) please let me know.
If anyone needs info on the meeting, contact Brian Risley for the link.

Join the SWFAS December meeting using Zoom! Read how to here!

[ATTENTION]: Club Member dues are due if you haven’t sent them in yet please send them in to our PO BOX. If you’d like to stay a member please send the payments in you can contact the the club President Brian or VP Mike for more information if you need help sending on your due please check out the theeyepiece.org/membership/ On how to send in your member dues.

UPDATE: The Celestron NexStar 5SE listed in the newsletter has been sold.

SWFAS December 20 Final

Hover over with your Computer Mouse or using your Mobile phone or Tablet you can tap on the Newsletter above if you’re able to view it if you can’t see the newsletter  might be due to a ad blocker on your browser, if you can see the newsletter simply hover or tap over the newsletter and near the bottom of it you should see 2 arrows these will allow you to view the other pages in the newsletter.

Plan ahead: Browse the events calendar!

**Newsletter & Meeting Agenda are in PDF format (Adobe Reader Required.)**

Slooh Live feeds from Space Click the Slooh button below!

Slooh.com: Learn to explore space

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)

The Southwest Florida Astronomical Society is on Facebook like our page if you haven’t already!

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NASA’s Space Place educates and entertains kids, parents, and teachers about space and Earth science and technology.


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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