include telescope building from scratch or a kit, telescope setup,
cleaning, aligning, adjustment, and help using your telescope.
You can drop in anytime from 10am - 3pm, bring
your telescope, materials, questions, etc.
All meetings are held in the
Technical Marine Service building at 6040 North Cutter Circle
(see directions below).
Check the Calendar for the next workshop
SIG Leader =
John DeLacy at firstname.lastname@example.org
Don Peckham at email@example.com
Many thanks to Dan Gray (Technical Marine
Sidereal Technology) for the use of the
The SIG is held at the Technical Marine Service, Inc. on Swan
To get to the Technical Marine Service, Inc. on Swan
From I-5 northbound (or southbound also) take exit 303 (Swan Island
exit) and head west after you get off the freeway. From the northbound
direction, this means staying to your left and heading west on North
Follow this past Interstate
Ave. and go down the hill towards Swan Island.
Get in the right hand lane and at the bottom of
the hill follow the signs to Mocks
Landing and veer to the right onto Basin Ave.
Go about 1.5 miles to the
signal light at Leverman and turn right and go over the bridge to the
first street on the right, which is N. Cutter Circle.
Turn right on North Cutter
Circle and go to the end of the block to 6040 North Cutter Circle.
TMS is in the first building
as you turn in the driveway (there's a big "TMS" on the side of the
building. Parking and entry for the workshop is at the side of the
building. The entry door is the first door from the corner of the
building on the side (next to the big roll up doors.) We'll put a sign
on the outside so you'll know you're there.