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January 18, 2007
Onan Observatory Keyholders
Welcome to the Onan Keyholders web site!
This password-secured section of MnAstro.org
houses information that is not available to the MAS membership
at-large nor the general public -- detailed contact information
for individual keyholders, full schedules of observatory events
and activities (both public and non-public), an interactive
reservation system for the observatory and its equipment, and,
detailed information regarding the specific equipment in use at
the observatory along with operating instructions.
If you want specific information regarding
staffing opportunities, wish to volunteer for an event or want to
discuss keyholder-specific topics, please visit the 'Onan
Keyholders' forum in the MAS discussion forums.
For general information and discussion regarding the observatory,
please visit the 'Onan
Observatory Discussions' forum.
On April 22, 2006 nine MAS members were
trained in observatory operations.
New keyholders (from left to right):
Brent Kastner, Don Householder, Gordy Skorczewski, Steve
Emert (asst. trainer), Dan Maciej, Tom Lindquist, Loren
Schoenzeit, Ken Hugill, Mike Heinrich, David Genrich.
On September 10, 2005 eight MAS members were
trained in observatory operations, bringing the total number of keyholders to 50.
New keyholders (from
left to right): Mike Fischer, Mike Lawrence, Brian
Udstrand, Mike Kibat (trainer), Kirby Richter, Roxanne
Kuerschner, Chris White, Dave Olmstead (assistant
trainer), Michael Kauper, Kurt Casby. (Not
pictured: Rob Bubany, assistant trainer and