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Rochester Astronomy Club – March 2021 Monthly Meeting

When: March 9, 2021 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Virtual Event via ZOOM

The Rochester Astronomy Club monthly are FREE and open to the public. During the current quarantine restrictions, our meetings have been moved to ZOOM virtual events. You must register for the meeting in advance via ZOOM Registration Link Agenda will be published soon  

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Rochester Astronomy Club – February Monthly Meeting

When: February 9, 2021 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Virtual Event via ZOOM

The Rochester Astronomy Club monthly are FREE and open to the public. During the current quarantine restrictions, our meetings have been moved to ZOOM virtual events. Agenda / Topics – Business Review meeting minutes Treasurer’s report Recent/New Activities Member’s Observing Notes Library scope update Discussions Presentation:  John Martin: “2020 MARS Landing” Mini-reports/Show-and-tell. RAC Outreach Meeting Report: Where do we go […]

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Public Sky Observing 5/21

When: May 21, 2021 @ 9:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Where: Watson Soccer Field, 1000 Essex Pkwy NW, Rochester, MN 55901

Public Sky Observing of the young Moon – 9.8 days after New Moon, planets Venus, Mercury, Mars, bright stars, double stars, and more by telescope with guidance members of the Rochester Astronomy Club. Moon on Friday May 21st evening Credit: NASA Scientific Visualization Studio Moon first quarter Fridays: 1/22, 2/19, 3/19, 4/16, 5/21, 6/18, 7/16, 8/13, 9/10, 10/15, 11/12, 12/10. […]

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ALCON 2020 Albuquerque

When: July 16, 2020 – July 19, 2020 all-day
Where: Embassy Suites Hotel, 1000 Woodward Place Ne, Albuquerque, NM 87102

https://www.taas.org/documents/2020ALCONInformationPaper.pdf Overall Schedule: • 15 July 2020 – AL Council Meeting • 16-18 July 2020 – 2020 ALCON Conference Days • 19 July 2020 – Very Large Array (VLA) Tour Location: Embassy Suites Hotel • All rooms are two-room suites • Lodging Rate: $129/night (Single or Double) • Complimentary Wi-Fi • Complimentary cook to order breakfast • Complimentary evening reception […]

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NCRAL 2020 Port Washington WI

When: May 1, 2020 – May 2, 2020 all-day
Where: Lakeview Conference Center, Port Washington, WI

https://ncsf.info/ncral-vision-2020/ May 1-2, 2020 at the Lakeview Conference Center in Port Washington, WI Thank you for your interest in NCRAL VISION 2020! The Northern Cross Science Foundation is pleased to host the latest North Central Region of the Astronomical League convention. We have packed an enticing array of activities and world-class speakers to make your convention experience enjoyable and memorable. […]

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Public Dark Sky Observing

When: October 17, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Root River Park, 4012 80th St SE Rochester MN 55904

Canceled due to cloudy and rainy weather. Reload this page last minute for an updates. Event can be canceled due to weather or any other reason. Due to COVID-19 situation, we changed observing format to BYOT (Bring Your Own Telescope). You should not expect to observe through somebody else’s telescope. Instead we will set up a telescope with a real […]

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Public Dark Sky Observing

When: September 19, 2020 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Root River Park, 4012 80th St SE Rochester MN 55904

Reload this page last minute for an updates. Event can be canceled due to weather or any other reason. Due to COVID-19 situation, we changed observing format to BYOT (Bring Your Own Telescope). You should not expect to observe through somebody else’s telescope. Instead we will set up a telescope with a real time imaging system, and visitors should be […]

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Public Dark Sky Observing

When: August 22, 2020 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Where: Root River Park, 4012 80th St SE Rochester

Canceled due to COVID-19 Public Sky Observing under dark sky; planet Venus, bright stars, double stars, star clusters, nebulae, galaxies and more by telescope with guidance members of the Rochester Astronomy Club. Observing will be at Root River Park Month Day DoW Start End ☽ age Planets Jan 03 Fri 6 8 8.1 ♀,♆,⛢ Jan 31 Fri 6 8 6.4 […]

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Public Dark Sky Observing

When: July 18, 2020 @ 9:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Where: Root River Park, 4012 80th St SE Rochester

Canceled due to COVID-19 Public Sky Observing under dark sky; planet Venus, bright stars, double stars, star clusters, nebulae, galaxies and more by telescope with guidance members of the Rochester Astronomy Club. Observing will be at Root River Park Month Day DoW Start End ☽ age Planets Jan 03 Fri 6 8 8.1 ♀,♆,⛢ Jan 31 Fri 6 8 6.4 […]

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Public Dark Sky Observing

When: June 20, 2020 @ 9:45 pm – 11:45 pm
Where: Root River Park

Canceled due to COVID-19 Public Sky Observing under dark sky; planet Venus, bright stars, double stars, star clusters, nebulae, galaxies and more by telescope with guidance members of the Rochester Astronomy Club. Observing will be at Root River Park Month Day DoW Start End ☽ age Planets Jan 03 Fri 6 8 8.1 ♀,♆,⛢ Jan 31 Fri 6 8 6.4 […]