February 22, 2014 ALP NAW Free
Public Stargazing Report
Images by Alberto Lao
Last February 22
after the conclusion of the 2014 Philippine Astronomy
Convention, members of the Astronomical League of the
Philippines (ALP) proceeded to Rajah Sulayman Park to
conduct a free solar and stargazing event. Members who were present were ALP
President James Kevin Ty, wife Charito and son Kendrick
Cole KC Ty; VP Jett Aguilar, Secretary Christopher
Louie Lu with wife Karren and daughter Frances, Auditor Edgar Ang, director Peter Benedict Tubalinal
; Alberto Lao, Per Edman with son Oliver, Mark Ian Singson,
Norman Marigza, Edge Lat, Justine Garcia, Ronald Sison
with wife Adriel, children Adrian, Aleecia
& Aldrin; Miguel Cajita with parents Trix and Mel
Cajita; Planetarium curator Bel Pabunan and staffs Nel Lagda, Liza Quitlong
, Maximo Zabanal and
some students from RTU.
They arrive at Rajah
Sulayman Park at around 5:00pm to try to do some public
solar observation but the sky is very cloudy. The
Sun only show a small slice out of the clouds before
setting :( The group then went to Aristocrat Restaurant
to have their early dinner while awaiting for the sky to
didn't cooperate pass 9:30pm and they just opted to have
their traditional group shot taken and some of them went
for coffee time to celebrate the conclusion of the 2014
ALP National Astronomy Week!
ALPers tried to
capture the setting Sun despite the very
cloudy weather that afternoon.
ALP Gwapings (L-R)
Jason Comia , Edge Lat, Edgar Ang, Peter
Benedict Tubalinal, Mark Ian Singson &
Christopher Louie Lu.
Who's the most
handsome here??? (L-R) Jason Comia, Edgar
Ang, Peter Benedict Tubalinal , Mark Ian
Singson & Alberto Lao.
Same goes here ???
(L-R) Per Edman, Oliver Edman, Ronald Sison,
Kendrick Cole KC Ty & James Kevin Ty.
CBSAP Solar Glasses
ALPers took time out
at Coffee Bean after the conclusion of ALP
Public Stargazing Session.
Group Pic After Dinner at
Wacky Shot !