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DATE HOST ACTIVITY INFORMATION
June 26-29, 2019
AstroFest
BLCA Logo.jpg Event Daytime activities, talks, night sky viewing. (Public Welcome)
AstroFest 2019 flier

Location Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park (Area Map)
12 miles east of Montrose, Colorado on Highway 50
(Detail Map)
(Amphitheater Map)
Call the Park visitor center at 970 249 1914 or visit the National Park Website for more information
Time Talk in park amphitheater @ 9.00 PM
Viewing @ 9.30 PM
 
July 3, 2019
Wednesday
BLCA Logo.jpg Event Presentation and night sky viewing (Public Welcome)
Location Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park (Area Map)
12 miles east of Montrose, Colorado on Highway 50
(Detail Map)
(Amphitheater Map)
Call the Park visitor center at 970 249 1914 or visit the National Park Website for more information
Time Talk in park amphitheater @ 7.30 PM
Viewing @ 9.30 PM
 
July 5, 2019
Friday
BLCA Logo.jpg Event Presentation and night sky viewing (Public Welcome)
Location Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park (Area Map)
12 miles east of Montrose, Colorado on Highway 50
(Detail Map)
(Amphitheater Map)
Call the Park visitor center at 970 249 1914 or visit the National Park Website for more information
Time Talk in park amphitheater @ 7.30 PM
Viewing @ 9.30 PM
 
July 16, 2019
Delta County Public Libraries Event Presentation on Black Holes (Public Welcome)
Location Hotchkiss Public Library
Time 2 PM
 
July 16, 2019
Tuesday
BCAS Logo Event Monthly Meeting  (Public Welcome)
Presentation:   TBD
Austin Tumas (National Park Service)
Location Lions Clubhouse, 602 N Nevada Street Montrose
Time 7:00 PM MST
 
July 17, 2019
Delta County Public Libraries Event Presentation on Black Holes (Public Welcome)
Location Paonia Public Library
Time 10.30 AM
 
July 19, 2019
Delta County Public Libraries Event Presentation on Black Holes (Public Welcome)
Location Crawford Public Library
Time 2 PM
 
July 26, 2019
Friday
BLCA Logo.jpg Event Presentation and night sky viewing (Public Welcome)
Location Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park (Area Map)
12 miles east of Montrose, Colorado on Highway 50
(Detail Map)
(Amphitheater Map)
Call the Park visitor center at 970 249 1914 or visit the National Park Website for more information
Time Talk in park amphitheater @ 7.30 PM
Viewing @ 9.30 PM
 
July 31, 2019
Friday
BLCA Logo.jpg Event Presentation and night sky viewing (Public Welcome)
Location Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park (Area Map)
12 miles east of Montrose, Colorado on Highway 50
(Detail Map)
(Amphitheater Map)
Call the Park visitor center at 970 249 1914 or visit the National Park Website for more information
Time Talk in park amphitheater @ 7.30 PM
Viewing @ 9.30 PM

BCAS Full Year Public Calendar

The BCAS meets on a weekday nearest full moon every month except November and December. The public is welcome to attend.

All BCAS events are FREE (excepting state and national park entrance fees).

The BCAS and sister clubs, the Western Colorado Astronomy Club and the Gunnison Valley Observatory conduct public events at national park, state park, and municipal sites.

Keep checking this page for BCAS event announcements.