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  • Wed., Feb. 11 - Smithsonian Lecture Series on Astronomy

    Dr. Karin Sandstrom, University of Arizona, will give a talk on "Our Dusty Universe." This series is held at the Green Valley Recreation Center from 9:00am-10:30am. All lectures are free and open to the public. Click here for the dates and the list of speakers and topics.

  • Work on Mt. Hopkins Rd. - Jan. 28-30

    Roadwork continues around km 3.5 for the rest of this week. The road will be closed except for openings from 8:00-8:30am, noon-12:30pm, and after 4:00pm. Additional openings are possible via notice with the radios. No work is scheduled for Feb. 2-6. No work is done on weekends. Call 520-879-4422 for recorded updates.

  • Observing Schedule

    The observing schedule for January - April 2015 is posted along with Program Titles.