Check out the mail tribue article.

Check out the mail tribue article.

Astronomy clubs welcome enthusiasts of all types. Mail Tribune Article.

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
Wednesday August 21st 2019
Time - Starting at 7:00 PM
Location - Science Works Ashland Apollo Exhibit.

Special August meeting at Science Works.

Come join us in the Apollo 11 Exhibit.  Check out the Amazing work Colin and Sean did on the command module. And get a Hands-On chance to check out the rest of the exhibit.

"Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo Moon landing at ScienceWorks with a new our exhibit, “Apollo 50: Small Steps to a Giant Leap”.  Visitors can use an actual NASA Mission Control console, test flight skills with the lunar lander simulator, or see themselves on the moon. Experience Apollo again, for the first time, this summer at Science Works. "

Free to club members (the club will be donating a chunk to cover) for non club members please consider a $5 donation to cover Science Works staying open for us.

Upcomming Events

Club Meeting
Wednesday September 18th 2019
Time - Starting at 7:00 PM
North Medford Planetarium
Free



UPCOMING EVENTS

August 21st - Special August Club Meeting - Science Works - Open to the public.

August 24th - North Mountain Park Star Party - Open to the public

August 31st - Dark Sky Star Party - Dusk - Open to the Public

 

The Observers notebook is a podcast about amateur astronomy.

Here they highlight the Astronomical League Programs (which our club is a member program).

Another great episode looks at the visual discovery of a comet.


https://soundcloud.com/observersnotebook/the-observers-notebook-comet-2018-v1-with-don-machholz

Check it out!

The winners of the Royal Observatory Greenwich's annual photography competition have been announced . Click on the image to view the winners.

The winners of the Royal Observatory Greenwich's annual photography competition have been announced. Click on the image to view the winners.