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Camp Leonids

August 9th, 2009

Camp Leonids

Note: There have been changes to the details of the event. Please take note of the new information.

Camp Leonids
(For Students in Secondary Schools and Junior Colleges)

Organised by AGASTRO

Dates: 14 to 15 November

Time: 8:30pm - 8:00am

Venue: Woodlands CC, Reading Room @ Level 3

Camping Venue: East Coast Park

Age Group: 12+

Fee: $2

To register, please send an email to admiralgarden.astro@gmail.com.

admiralgarden.astro@gmail.com

NOTE: This activity is for age 12 and above.

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Time Activity Venue
8:30pm Introduction to Leonids Woodlands CC Reading Room, level 3
9:15pm Board Bus to East Coast Park Woodlands CC Lobby
10:00pm reach Campsite, stargaze till late East Coast Park Area D, near CP 1
8:00am Bus back to Woodlands CC
9:00am Reach Woodlands CC

2. Things to bring – For individual, please bring your ground sheet. There will be nearby 7-eleven and McDonald open 24 hours. A bottle of mineral water and colour star chart will be provided.

3. Transportation – FREE. 2-way shuttle service will be provided from Woodlands CC to East Coast Park Area D and back to Woodlands CC the next morning.

4. Registration – To register, send us an email (admiralgarden.astro@gmail.com) with your NAME, NRIC, ADDRESS. As this is a overnight activity, participants who are below 18 need to get their parents to sign the indemnity form. You can request the form via email.

5. Goodies – There will be free goodies (book marks, light sticks, etc) given to registered participants only.

6. Weather Permitting – The stargazing activity is weather permitting. In case of bad weather, we will seek shelter at McDonald.

Do not worry if you are a beginner in stargazing, our astronomers will be happy to answer all your question(s).

We look forward for your participation.

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2 Responses to “Camp Leonids”

  1. […] Secondary and JC students are also encouraged to join the Leonid Camp (by AGASTRO) at East Coast Park as they camp out with the stars tomorrow night. More details here: http://astronomy.sg/archives/561 […]

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