ECHO RIDGE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY
Exploring the Universe from Southwest Virginia. established 1996
© ERAS 2017
Outreach Programs 2016
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
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.