ECHO RIDGE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY
     Exploring the Universe from Southwest Virginia.  established 1996
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Outreach O
Outreach Programs 2016
Solar Outreach
Baywood Pumpkin Festival
   October 1, 2016
Mike Neal, Corrie Delgado and Rodger Poe conducted a solar outreach progam at the Baywood Pumpkin Festival from 10 to 3.
Persieds Meteor Shower Event and Meeting
Echo Ridge Observatory
August 11-12, 2016
Mike Neal and Roger Poe standing in front of the inflatable Starlab planetarium.
Starlab for 4H
April-May 2016
An astronomy lesson given by Mike Neal and Roger Poe at the below listed schools. 4H provided a Starlab portable/inflatable Planetarium for the classes.
4-21-16 - Fairview Elementary 3, 4, & 5th grades, Roger Poe & Mike Neal
4-25-16 - Independence Elementary 3, 4, & 5th grades, Mike Neal
4-26-16 - Baywood Elementary 3, 4, & 5th grades, Roger Poe
5-10-16 - Galax Elementary 3, 4, & 5th grades, Roger Poe & Mike Neal, picture of us.
Kids lined up around the corner to look in Roger’s dob at the sun and moon
First United Methodist Cub Scout Pack                 of Marion Virginia                   
An astronomy lesson and observing opportunity given to cub scouts by Roger Poe and Mike Neal.
3/18/2016