From November 17- 21, 1997, Mauna Loa Observatory celebrated its 40th Anniversary. Events included a special exhibit set up at the Lyman Museum in Hilo, a tour of the site on Mauna Loa, dedications of the new NDACC building and the "Keeling Building", and a luau. During this same time, the ESRL (then the CMDL) had its scientific review which was held at the Naniloa Hotel in Hilo.
Below is the agenda:
|MAUNA LOA OBSERVATORY 40TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION, NDSC NEW BUILDING DEDICATION, CMDL PROGRAM REVIEW|
|NOVEMBER 18-21, 1997|
|HILO, HAWAII 96721|
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 18
MLO's exhibit at the Lyman House Museum.
Display case of old weather instruments.
|12:00 - 4:00 PM||OPEN HOUSE - LYMAN HOUSE MUSEUM FEATURING MAUNA LOA OBSERVATORY DISPLAY, REFRESHMENTS AND NOSTALGIA EVENTS|
|6:30 PM - 7:30 PM||TALK BY DR. CHARLES D. KEELING, U. of CA.-SCRIPPS, HISTORY OF CO2 MEASUREMENTS, KILOHANA ROOM, NANILOA HOTEL|
|7:30 PM - 9:00 PM||REFRESHMENTS KILOHANA ROOM, NANILOA HOTEL|
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 19
Dr. Charles Keeling and John Chin in front of the newly dedicated "Keeling Building".
|8:00 AM||DEPART FOR MAUNA LOA OBSERVATORY|
|10:30 AM||MLO 40TH COMMEMORATION NDSC BUILDING DEDICATION CEREMONY, SPEECHES|
|12:00 PM||LUNCH AT MLO (TO BE PROVIDED)|
|12:45 PM - 2:00 PM||TOUR FACILITIES, BRIEF DESCRIPTIONS OF SCIENCE|
|2:30 PM||DEPART MAUNA LOA OBSERVATORY|
|4:30 PM||ARRIVE NANILOA HOTEL|
|5:30 PM - 9:00 PM||LUAU AT WAILOA STATE PARK|
Attendees of the building dedications held at the observatory.
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 20
|8:00 AM||CMDL SCIENTIFIC REVIEW, KILOHANA ROOM|
|12:00 PM||LUNCH, NANILOA HOTEL|
|1:00 PM||CMDL REVIEW CONTINUES|
|6:00 - 7:30 PM||REFRESHMENTS, NANILOA HOTEL|