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May 3rd Meeting

In lieu of a guest speaker for the May meeting of the South West Florida Astronomical Society we will be showing a new planetarium program entitled, “Explosions that Shape the Cosmos”. This program will be shown immediately after the regular business meeting of the SWFAS on Thursday, May 3rd at the Calusa Nature Center and Planetarium. The business meeting will commence at 7:30pm.

Jun 7th Meeting

Professor Antonio Paris, Professor of Astronomy at St. Petersburg College and Chief Scientist at the Center for Planetary Science will be our guest speaker at the June meeting. More details concerning the contents of Professor Paris’ presentation will be made available prior to the June meeting.

As usual, the meeting will be held at the Calusa Nature Center and Planetarium in Fort Myers. Hope to see you there.

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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.