MAS Featured Events


Northern Nights Star Fest



August 27-30, 2014

Long Lake Conservation Center

Northern Nights Star Fest

Join us for our 6th annual Minnesota Astronomical Society – Northern Nights Star Fest (NNSF). This event is held under the dark, dark skies in rural Aitkin County, about 125 miles north of Minneapolis/St. Paul. Offered in cooperation with the Long Lake Conservation Center

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Monthly Meeting


MAS General Meeting

September 4, 2014
Community Center

Speaker:  Michael Goodman

Topic: Simulation Curriculum

Starry Night and Sky Safari

Monthly meetings are open to all – you needn’t be an MAS member to attend. These meetings normally take place the first Thursday of each month at the Fairview Community Center in Roseville (”Great Room”). Monthly meetings usually start at 7:00 p.m. and last about two hours.

Each meeting features Board member introductions, general announcements, “Better Know a Constellation”, normally presented by a member, main speaker (around 45 minutes duration) and an after-meeting social gathering. Society business is occasionally transacted as needed.

Meeting Location: Fairview Community Center

1910 County Road B West – ”Great Room”
Roseville, MN 55113

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MAS Member Orientation Meeting

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Member Orientation

September 13, 2014
Golden Valley Library

MAS Orientation meetings are intended to give new members a good idea of the benefits of being a member of the MAS – publications, discounts available, MAS meetings, Special Interest Groups, observing sites and more.

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