Saturday, June 3, 2017
1. Astronomy Garage Sale: 10 AM - 5 PM. After the passing of its owner, Mike Bannerman, much of the remaining inventory was purchased by All-Star Telescope. We are now wanting to clear out a large assortment of astronomy items. Many items that were originally priced at $59.95, $99.95 and even $159.95 are marked at $2.00 and $5.00 each. Binoculars are marked as low as $5.00 each, books by Patrick Moore, David Levy, Richard Berry and Fred Shaaf and others at $2.00 and $5.00; numerous eyepieces good for public outreach events priced at from $2.00 each; Baader Hyperions at $74.95 (new pricing is $194.95). A large quantity of adapters from Scoptronix for every conceivable situation were priced as high as $149.95 and are now priced at $2.00 each for the astronomy garage sale. All-Star Telescope will pay the GST on all cash sales. All items in this sale are "Final Sales" with no returns, no refunds and no exchanges.
2. Workshop How to See and Shoot the Total Solar Eclipse: 1 AM - 5 PM. With the solar eclipse of August 21 this special workshop with Murray Paulson and Alan Dyer will provide great advice on what to look for and how best to capture images and videos of what for many may be a once in a lifetime experience. Please register early
3. Customer Appreciation Day - come to visit with our staff who will all be on hand June 3 and enjoy a cup of coffee and some other refreshments at any time during the day. A solar telescope will be set up and other telescopes with solar filters - in anticipation of the eclipse.