Scroll down to see pictures of photogenic Comet Neowise taken by Club members!
 

Next BAS Monthly Meeting:

Monday, November 2, 2020 via Zoom (due to COVID-19)

Program:  Osage Hills State Park:  International Dark Sky Park Designation, with special guest Nick Conner, Park Manager, Osage Hills State Park

Members will be sent a link to the Zoom meeting.

Here is a link to the Join page on our website!

If you are not a Club member but would like to attend this special presentation, please email bvilleastro@gmail.com and ask to have the Zoom link sent to you!

BAS meetings feature presentations on a variety of astronomy and space science topics. Meetings are usually on the first Monday evening of each month and are open to the public. Guests are always welcome. More event details are listed on our calendar.
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Next BYA Monthly Meetings:
Update--One meeting in November!
Monday, November 16, 2020
(Meeting Saturday, November 14 evening is cancelled.)
This will be an outdoor meeting--not indoors--from 7:00 p.m. to 9/10 p.m. 
Open to all youth (7 years old through high school) and their families
Not for adults unless accompanied by youth family members
For safety reasons, children under age 13 must be accompanied by an adult

New location:
Disciples Christian Church
5800 Douglas Lane, Bartlesville OK 74006
We will be meeting in the field to the east of the Church.  The field is located on the corner of Douglas and Manor.  
We will be outside the whole time so please dress appropriately!  Bathroom facilities will not be available.  Telescopes and binoculars will be available for you to use, or you can bring your own.  We will be social distancing/minimizing person-to-person contact.  We will be wearing masks as appropriate--bring your own.  You may want to bring protective gloves, hand sanitizer, insect repellent, a chair, and water and snacks if you would like.  Also bring your notebooks and pencils to draw what you see.
DO NOT COME IF YOU OR ANYONE IN YOUR IMMEDIATE FAMILY HAS WITHIN THE LAST 14 DAYS:
Tested positive for COVID-19
Had flu-like symptoms or COVID-19 symptoms
Been around anyone with COVID-19 or flu-like symptoms 
If you plan to attend, please email bartianastro@gmail.com in advance to say you are coming.
 
Bartian Youth Astronomers is an interactive, hands-on youth group for ages seven through high school. 
BYA meetings are usually on the third Monday evening of each month. More event details are listed on our calendar.
                                                                                    
 
 
July 11 before dawn by Denise Gregg
July 14 after sunset, overlooking Bartlesville from the southwest by Bob Young

 

The image just above was taken by July 17 by Daryl Doughty.  The image below was taken by John Grismore on the evening of July 18.

 
 
 
Visit TheSkyLive.com for more information about the moon and many other objects in our solar system.
 

 
BAS is part of the Astronomical League and the Night Sky Network:
 
https://www.astroleague.org/     https://nightsky.jpl.nasa.gov/club-view.cfm?Club_ID=1422
 
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