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IYA Events at CNO
The CNO had planned to run, support or participate in a number of events throughout
the International Year of Astronomy 2009. This page featured the announcements
and follow-up reports of all such events. Unfortunately, the weather conditions through
most of the year did not present many opportunities for observation at the times available
for public events.
List of event announcements:
- The International Year of Astronomy has ended.
List of past events:
- Dec 30: Solar Viewing
- Jun 08: Our Changing Views of Saturn - Presentation to the current astronomy course taught by Vicki Irons at Newlands College, Wellington
- Mar 16: Our Changing Views of Saturn - Presentation to the current astronomy course taught by Vicki Irons at Newlands College, Wellington
- Mar 03: Telescopes and Mountings - Presentation at a Telescope Workshop for volunteers for IYA events held by the Wellington Astronomical Society at Carter Observatory, Wellington
- Feb 06: Telescope Amnesty (in Levin)
- Jan 01: Solar Viewing
Special events were held throughout the International Year of Astronomy 2009.
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