Institute for Astronomy Home
IFA Home Page   |    Search   |    Other Editions    No. 15 - 2005 
  All Articles  


Upcoming Events

Please check with the sponsoring organization for specific times and locations for all events.
Oahu Events: call 956-8566
For events related to the Deep Impact Mission on July 3, see "Look Up at Deep Impact on July 6" in this issue.

Big Island Events: call 932-2328 or e-mail
AstroTalks about Deep Impact:
Monday, June 27, 7 p.m., UH Hilo, University Classroom Building (UCB), room 100. Maura Rountree-Brown, NASA JPL Deep Impact outreach officer.
Thursday, June 30, 7 p.m., UH Hilo, UCB, room 100. Todd May, manager of NASA Discovery and New Frontiers Program.
For more information, see the AstroDay Web site.

The Onizuka Center for International Astronomy Visitor Information Station (VIS) at Hale Po?Phaku (9,300-foot level of Mauna Kea) is open daily, 9 a.m.-10 p.m. Public stargazing nightly, 6-10 p.m.
"The Universe Tonight" Public talk Saturday, July 2, 6:00 pm. Harold Butner of the Joint Astronomy Centre, "Cracking the Shell: What Might the Inside of a Comet Look Like?"
"Malalo I Ka Lani Po" features cultural aspects of Mauna Kea, 6:00 p.m., third Saturday of every month.
Mauna Kea summit tours are available on Saturdays and Sundays. Arrive at the VIS in your own four-wheel-drive vehicle by 1:00 p.m. for orientation and acclimation.
VIS Web site