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Time Event Location
10-10:15 An introduction to AANC-CON 2005 by
Kenneth Frank, Richard Ozer, John Dillon and Walter Heiges
Theatre
10-12 Astronomical Society of the Pacific
Project Family Astro Activities
Yellow Room
10-5 Mars Rover Art Patio
  • Mirror Grinding by Chabot Telescope Makers Workshop
  • "Dob in a Day" by San Francisco Sidewalk Astronomers
Lawn by the Randall
Entrance
Randall Staff with Astronomical Kids Crafts ( big kids too)  Art Room
10:15-11 Marni Berendsen of the ASP on Night Sky Network Theatre
10:30 Star Lab Planetarium Show Buckley Room
(Down Ramps)
11-12 Steve Gottlieb on the NGC/IC Catalog Project Theatre
12-1:15
  • Randall Museum Director Chris Boetcher to introduce presentation of Mayoral proclamation to John Dobson
  • Keepsake book presentation by Donna Smith and Kenneth Frank
  • Photo shoot and "Valley of the Dobs"
  • Birthday Cake presentation by King Sams and family
Great Lawn
1-3 Astronomical Society of the Pacific
Project Family Astro Activities
Yellow Room
1:15-2 John Dillon on the history of the First Telescope Theatre
1:30 Star Lab Planetarium Show Buckley Room
(Down Ramps)
2-3 KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Timothy Ferris on "Seeing in the Dark" Theatre
3-4 Lynnette Cook on  “Putting a Face on Distant Worlds” Theatre
Bob Schalck demonstrating optics care and cleaning Randall Room
(Upstairs)
3-5 Astronomical Society of the Pacific
Project Family Astro Activities
Yellow Room
3:30 Star Lab Planetarium Show Buckley Room
(Down Ramps)
4-5 Richard Crisp on "Narrowband Imaging" Theatre
5-5:30 AANC Awards Deck
5:30-6:15 Raffle and Pizza
6:15-8:15 Feature film "A Sidewalk Astronomer" by Jeffrey  Fox Jacobs
Theatre
8:15-10
  • Discussion with John Dobson
  • Star Party    Attilla Danko's Clear Sky Clock forcast for tonight
Deck and Patio
Note:  All Theatre lectures and movies are $5 or
$25 for all lectures, movies, workshop and lunch. Prepay

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