The state of Pennsylvania has decided to lift many pandemic restrictions as of May 31st. In line with this change LVAAS has decided to open up some activities for its members.
The BOG has approved the following activities for LVAAS Members Only at the South Mountain site:
- Astro Imaging Meeting June 19th 7 p.m.
- Star Party June 26th 7 p.m.
- LVAAS Picnic July 10th
- Star Party July 17th 7 p.m.
- Star Party August 14th 7 p.m.
Note: These events will be held for LVAAS Members Only with the following restrictions:
- Masks and Social Distancing are required as per Pennsylvania state requirements in force at the time of the event.
- While the building will be open to use the bathroom and look around, the Star Parties will not have Planetarium Shows, there will be No Speaker Presentation, and the Red Shift will not be open. We will make drinks and snacks available outside the building.
- Observatories that are open will have alcohol swabs available to wipe down the equipment and viewers will only be allowed in the building one at a time. Others are asked to wait outside the Observatory until it is their turn.