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Kalispell, MT Founded on May 10, 2019

This is a group for anyone interested in astronomy. It is targeted specifically at kids age 7 and up, but anyone interested in learning more about astronomy is welcome. We'll meet the first Saturday of every month at Lone Pine State Park for a presentation, science experiment, and stargazing, regardless of cloudy skies. Come join us!

Upcoming Events

Oct 5
Sat, Oct 5, 2019, 6:00 PM

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Lone Pine State Park 300 Lone Pine Road, Kalispell, MT, 59901

Come join us for the October meeting of FV Junior Astronomers!  Presentation topic is yet to be determined.

Hosted by: Jennifer Hawken Organizer

Sat, Oct 5, 2019 6:00 PM

Past Events

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Friday, Sep 20, 2019, 7:30 PM MDT

Lone Pine Star Party

Come join the Bid Sky Astronomy Club at Lone Pine State Park for their September Star Party.  Location is the parking lot up by the visitor center.
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Saturday, Sep 7, 2019, 7:00 PM MDT

September meeting

Our September meeting will be Saturday, September 7, 2019 at Lone Pine State Park at 7 p.m.  We will be talking about Saturn (and maybe some other planets) and will look at it with telescopes after the meeting if skies are clear.  Remember that we meet regardless of how clear the skies are, though.
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Friday, Aug 30, 2019, 9:00 PM MDT

Lone Pine Star Party

The Big Sky Astronomy Club is hosting a star party at Lone Pine State Park. This event IS dependent on clear skies. We will post here on the day of the star party whether or not it will happen.
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Saturday, Aug 3, 2019, 7:00 PM MDT

August FVJA meeting

Our next meeting will be August 3, 2019 at Lone Pine State Park beginning at 7 p.m.  We will be talking about flying objects--meteorites, comets, and asteroids.  Please join us!
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Friday, Jul 26, 2019, 9:00 PM MDT

Logan Pass Star Party

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Saturday, Jul 13, 2019, 6:00 PM MDT

July Meeting

We will meet early and observe the Sun in July because it will take until 11:00 to get dark.  We are NOT meeting on the first Saturday this month because that is July 4th weekend.  We will meet regardless of weather conditions.6:00 p.m. Solar observing if it is clear
7:00 p.m. Presentation on the the sun and stars
7:45 p.m. Experiment
 
(Note: If it is not clear for solar observing, we will move the meeting up to 6:00.)
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Friday, Jun 7, 2019, 9:00 PM MDT

Lone Pine Star Party

The Big Sky Astronomy Club is hosting a star party at Lone Pine State Park.  This event IS dependent on clear skies.  We will post here on the day of the star party whether or not it will happen.
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Saturday, Jun 1, 2019, 7:00 PM MDT

Astronomy Club Kickoff!

We will meet at the Lone Pine State Park Visitor Center at 7 pm for the kickoff.
7:00 Cookout/potluck
8:00 Astronomy meeting
9:00 Star party with Big Sky Astronomy Club
We will provide hamburgers and drinks.  Please bring a side dish or dessert to share.
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Flathead Valley Junior Astronomers

Flathead Valley Junior Astronomers

Kalispell, MT Founded on May 10, 2019

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Stargazing, Star party, Astronomy club, Montana astronomy, telescope, amateur astronomy