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All events marked with * below are free, kid friendly, and open to the public. Events marked with a $ have a small fee required by the event organizer.
|In the BBAA||In the Sky|
|MARCH 1: Monthly Meeting at Tidewater Community College, Virginia Beach *||MARCH 2: Full Moon|
|MARCH 5 - 18: Conjunction of the Mercury and Venus|
|MARCH 5: Science Night, Deep Creek Elementary, Chesapeake *||MARCH 6, 7: Conjunction of the Moon and Jupiter|
|MARCH 9 & 16: Cornwatch at Cornland Park, Chesapeake (BBAA members only)||MARCH 10: Conjunction of the Moon, Mars, and Saturn|
|MARCH 15: Mercury at Greatest Eastern Elongation|
|MARCH 14 - 18: Staunton River Star Party, Staunton River State Park, Scottsburg $||MARCH 18: Conjunction of the Moon and Mercury|
|MARCH 17: Nightwatch at Chippokes State Park (BBAA members only)||MARCH 17: New Moon|
|MARCH 24: “Sun” Day Solar Observing at Elizabeth River Park, Chesapeake *||MARCH 20: March Equinox|
|MARCH 24: Earth Hour Event at First Landing State Park, Virginia Beach $||MARCH 30, 31: Conjunction of the Moon and Saturn|
|MARCH 27: Science Night, Deep Creek Central Elementary, Chesapeake *||MARCH 31: Full Moon, Blue Moon|
To see event details on the Night Sky Network head over to our club's Calendar page and click on the event you want more details about.
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BBAA, PO Box 9877, Virginia Beach, VA 23450-9877
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