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MSRAL 2019 Group Photo

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MSRAL 2019 Convention

Friday, June 14 - Sunday, June 16

Rockhurst University, Kansas City Missouri

Hosted by: Astronomical Society of Kansas City

Registration for the conference will be open at Rockhurst University Friday at noon.

A tour of the rare book area of Linda Hall Library for Science, Engineering and Technology is planned for Friday. In addition to being a depository for rare astronomy and other technical books, the library also is home to the observing logs of famed comet discoverer, Dr. David Levy.

On Friday evening, the traditional Star-B-Q is scheduled at ASKC's Powell Observatory in Louisburg, Kansas, with a visit to the observatory following the Star-B-Q.

Saturday morning will begin with the MSRAL Business Meeting, with a full day of speakers and activities.

Saturday evening will feature the banquet, with a special keynote speaker then awards including the MSRAL Amateur of the Year.

Sunday morning's activities will include additional speakers and workshops, concluding at noon.

We will be offering a discounted registration rate for students to encourage their attendance and participation.

Here is a link to the registration page:

Here is a link to the ASKC page for the conference:

MSRAL 2016 Group Photo


MSRAL Convention 2014 Group Photo

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Amateur Astronomers of the Year

Amy White and Jim Small receives the Amateur Astronomer of the Year Award from last year's winner, John Johnson.