On Friday, January 4, 2019 at 8:00pm the Memphis Astronomical Society (M.A.S) will present a free seminar on “How to Set Up and Use Your New Christmas Telescope”.
Topics to be covered include:
- types of telescope designs
- power (magnification)
- the magnitude scale
- finder scopes
- types of mountings
- using sky maps to find and learn the major constellations and important celestial objects
- hands on assistance by knowledgeable M.A.S. members (weather permitting)
This seminar will be held in room 155 of Assisi Hall on the campus of Christian Brothers University. This seminar will be led by Dr. William Busler (CBU professor emeritus of chemistry). All are welcome.