RAC holds a club
meeting every month. Meetings usually begin with an educational program
followed by a business session. Guests are always welcome.
astronomy topics of interest and range from how to use a telescope to
astrophotography to current topics in the science of astronomy. They
often provide an excellent learning experience for people who are just
getting started in astronomy.
The program is
followed by a business session. Guests are welcome to remain for the
business session but may not vote on motions. Off-line help for beginners is
available during the business session.
Loaner equipment is available to members only and is normally
checked out and returned at club meetings (see Library page).
Click here for Meeting Minutes
Meetings are held
the second Wednesday of every month at 7-9 PM. Except as announced, the
club meeting location is:
Central Rappahannock Regional
Library, Main Branch,
Audio/Visual Room, 1201 Caroline Street, Fredericksburg, VA.
invited to come early and meet club members. The library closes at 9:00
PM so the meeting must conclude in a timely manner to permit breakdown
of A/V equipment and restoration of room configuration .
meet & greet 6:45 to 7:00 PM
Program presentation starts at 7:00 PM
Business session starts at approx. 8:00 PM
Meeting concludes by 8:50 PM for CRRL closure
There is a parking
lot behind the library building as well as curb parking on Caroline and
Sophia Streets and the adjacent cross streets.