LAS Meeting April 19th – Presentation “Meet the Herschels; an evening with Will and Lina” by Vern Raben

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Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 7:00pm

 

 

Both William and Caroline Herschel were fascinated with astronomy. The dedication, hard work and ingenuity of this amazing brother and sister team enabled them both to became famous professional astronomers in the early 19th century. This presentation is about their lives, their discoveries, and techniques they used to make them.

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The meeting will be at the IHOP Restaurant, 2040 Ken Pratt Boulevard, Longmont, Please join us for  for coffee, dinner or just desert around 6 pm; The general meeting and presentation will begin at 7 pm.