2020 MidStates Regional Astronomical convention

6/12/2020 1/2 day

2020 MidStates Regional Astronomical convention Friday 6/12 to Sunday 6/14
MSRAL is cohosted by the Astronomy Club of Tulsa and the Broken Arrow Sidewalk Astronomers.
Registration required - is open to members and general public
Details at Registration Link here

Friday features observing at the ACT observatory
Saturday features speaker presentations in the conference room for the adults. Visitation with fellow astronomy enthusiasts. Also astronomical vendors will have displays set up to show off their products.

A special feature this year, there will be a Student MSRAL Conference held in the Jenks High School Planetarium that is open to high school students 9th - 12th grades only. This will be accessible to all students – including students with visual, hearing or ambulatory issues.

Keynote speaker will be is Dr. Kathryn Garner-Vandy, Assistant Professor of Aviation and Space at OSU. Her research interests include the study of meteorites, planetary differentiation, commercial space flight, student pilot flight training

 

Location

The Jenks Planetarium is located at 105 East B St.
That's just west of the Jenks football stadium.
The Planetarium is on the third floor of the Math and Science building.

Directions and a map to the high school campus can be found Google style map here.