We offer the Rogue Valley community many types of fun events: monthly gatherings, star parties, telescope building, and more! We welcome newcomers and visitors to our meetings and star parties. All our meetings and programs are free of charge. Please check the Calendar for details on upcoming events:
Our next club meeting will be after the new school year starts in the fall. Get ready for summer observing.
August 1st - Science Works Astronomy Camp (Outreach) - CANCELED DUE TO SMOKE
August 4th - North Mountain Park - Gas Giants (Outreach) - Cleared off for viewing. About 25 people came to look through 3+ telescopes. Planets, Near Sky objects, and deep sky objects.
August 10th - Nightwatch With school group (Central Point) - members email me for information. (Outreach) - Canceled due to smoke
August 11th - Dark Site Star Party
Image of the Month - The moving Sunset.
Looking for a campsite that would be great for dark skies. Hipcamp, https://www.hipcamp.com/, is a website aimed to help you find and book the perfect getaway. They now offer a overlay map that combines their campsite information with the dark sky finder overlay for google maps. Called their Dark Sky Camping Map its pretty cool, check it out and find a dark site to camp and view the stars.