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UP COMING EVENTS:

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Ding Darling Days

Date: October 20, 2019

Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Location: J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge, 1 Wildlife Dr, Sanibel, FL 33957

Ding Darling Days at Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge Sanibel. Event is open to the public Date: Saturday, 10/20/2019 Time: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Location: J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge, 1 Wildlife Dr, Sanibel, FL 33957 Google Maps: J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge, 1 Wildlife Dr, Sanibel, FL 33957

Public Observing

Date: October 25, 2019

Time: Dusk

Location: James and Barbara Moore Observatory, 26300 Airport Rd, Punta Gorda, FL 33950

FSW Moore Observatory Punta Gorda Campus Event is open to the public Date: Friday, 10/25/2019 Time: Dusk – Starts at Dusk. Location: James and Barbara Moore Observatory, 26300 Airport Rd, Punta Gorda, FL 33950 Google Maps: James and Barbara Moore Observatory, 26300 Airport Rd, Punta Gorda, FL 33950



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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:

CalusaNature.org
FSW Observatory
FGCU Observatory

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

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

https://spaceplace.nasa.gov/


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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