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Re: Star Parties: Where Are They?

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Posted by Michael Traub/">Michael Traub on June 8, 1999 00:06:23 UTC

: I live near Walnut Creek and I'm thinking of building an eight inch Dobson. I woould like to find a nearby star party to go to, to se if I am up to the task. Either post a response on the forum, or E-mail me @

There is a telescope makers workshop in Oakland at the Chabot Observatory. It meets every Friday evening. I would call to get the exact address, then when you get there ask for Paul. Paul runs the shop and will explain how things work. M. Traub

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