ECHO RIDGE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY
Exploring the Universe from Southwest Virginia. established 1996
Outreach Program The Echo Ridge Astronomical Society was formed for educational and scientific purposes for all people for the primary purpose of developing and implementing programs designed to increase the awareness and knowledge of astronomy. By providing public outreach to schools, civic associations, and libraries, with their telescopes and their enthusiasm for astronomy, the ERAS provides opportunities for the public to see and learn about the sky. Outreach topics include: Sun and Solar Observing Planets in our Solar System Moon Phases, Tides and Exploration, “ International Moon Day” Constellations Meteor Showers Observatory Tours Astronomy Day Observation Field Trips Attending Star Parties Speakers Astro Photography.
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