- StarConn - -
Presented by the Astronomical Society of Greater Hartford and with the kind and generous cooperation of the Astronomy Department of Wesleyan University.

Advanced Amateur Astronomy

StarConn Is Here!
June 13, 2015 Note date change please 

This annual day-long astronomy "convention" is held at the Science Center at Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT
Professor William Herbst and Professor Edward Moran, department chair & the staff at the Van Vleck Observatory are our hosts to make this event possible.
The fee for this all day and into the night event will be posted soon!




Speakers and Topics

Directions to StarConn

StarConn Schedule


Public Observing committee members cleaned up the 20" Clark - part of the after dark program at StarConn.

The 1922 20" Alvan Clark Refractor is the centerpiece of our public observing program.   Observing will be done after the evening program. 

The Main Speaker Hall in Science 150

Registration & vendor main hall


ASGH's Astronomer of the Year award will be presented before the evening program

A full 3 screen multi media amphitheater with lecture hall seating - virtually any media is supported in this upgraded venue at Science Building Room 150 on Church Street




StarConn Schedule

See dining suggestions here


Directions to StarConn


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