General Meetings

ASKC General Meetings are held at the UMKC Volker Campus in Royall Hall, Room 111, on the fourth Saturday of each month — except September and December, when we hold our members-only picnic and holiday party.

The night begins with Astro 101, a small-classroom educational series on foundational astronomy topics, followed by a meet and greet with light refreshments served. The meeting includes club announcements followed by our featured speaker(s). All are free and open to ASKC members and the public. Check the Event Calendar for details.

  • 6:00 pm  Astro 101 
  • 6:30 pm  Meet and Greet 
  • 7:00 pm  General Meeting


This Month's General Meeting Details

  • Date: June 24, 2017
  • Location: Royall Hall, UMKC


IMPORTANT: Board of Directors Election

It is critical we have a quorum present for the election. Please plan to attend!

See this month's Cosmic Messenger for details and the election ballot.

Featured Speaker

Dr. Alex Young, Associate Director for Science, Heliophysics Science Division, NASA GSFC.

His topic will be "A Space Weather Report: Sunny With a Chance of Solar Storms" which explores the challengers of dealing with the harshness of space and making sure travelers can safely reach their destination as they reach for the planets and beyond.


About ASKC

An amateur non-profit educational organization.

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