Cumberland Astronomy Club


Club Information

Meetings are held on the third Friday of each month, usually at the La Vale Public Library. Occasional meetings are held at the Frostburg State University Planetarium.

All meetings and events are open to the public, unless otherwise posted. To contact the club for more information:

2016-17 Club Officers


Dr. Robert Doyle


David Sherman


David Burcaw

Treasurer/AL Coordinator

Steve Vincent

Meeting Information

Next Meeting:

7:30 PM

La Vale Public Library meeting room,

815 National Highway, LaVale, Maryland


Topic: Video about the Hubble Space Telescope

Upcoming Events:

Public Star Party:

Public Star Party:

September 3, 2016, 8:30-10:30PM (telescope setup at 8PM)

Omni Bedford Springs Resort

2138 Business 220

Bedford, Pennsylvania 15522

Directions to Resort

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Public Show and Night Sky Viewing:

September 10, 2016, 7PM

Planetarium Show and Telescopes at:

Frostburg State University Planetarium.

The Milky Way Galaxy” show starts promptly at 7PM in the Planetarium

After the Science Saturday Planetarium Show the club will assist with pointing out features in the night sky and with viewing with some of the university’s telescopes, weather permitting.

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Public Star Party:

October 8, 2016

To Be Announced

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