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Directory of Ambassadors: Rick Heschmeyer
Rick Heschmeyer
Rick Heschmeyer
Member Since 2006

Lawrence, Kansas

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Biographical Information:

Rick Heschmeyer has been an amateur astronomer for over twenty-five years, having rekindled his childhood fascination with astronomy and space exploration by observing Halley's Comet from the observatory at the University of Kansas in 1985. Since that time, he has shared his excitement for space exploration and astronomy with others in the same way it was shared with him as he observed Comet Halley through a telescope over two decades ago.

Past Events Hosted By This Ambassador:

Summer Camp Astronomy Walk
Bartle Boy Scout Camp

Cub Scout Day Camp Solar Observi
Douglas County 4-H Fairgrounds

Laser Constellation Tour
Corndodger Station

City Band Concert Observing
South Park

Star Party
Camp Bromelsick

Past Events Collaborated On By This Ambassador:

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