Monthly meeting @ Fairview Community Center
Mar 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm


Speaker: TBD
Topic: TBD

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 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.

NOTE: Meeting time and / or location sometimes change to take advantage of special program opportunities. Please check the MAS homepage and/or recorded message at 952-467-2426 for the latest information regarding the meeting.

First Public Star Party of 2017 @ Eagle Lake Observatory
Mar 4 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
First Public Star Party of 2017 @ Eagle Lake Observatory

Public Star Party at the MAS Eagle Lake Observatory.

The Eagle Lake Observatory consists of the Onan Observatory, the Sylvia A. Casby Observatory and the HotSpot Classroom.
Additional information as well as directions can be found on the Eagle Lake Observatory web page.


All Weather Event (1st qtr. moon)

March B-SIG Meeting @ Southdale Library
Mar 11 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
March B-SIG Meeting @ Southdale Library

“All about Telescopes”

Telescope preparations for the upcoming observing season.

BSIG events are always kid friendly. Also, feel free to bring along any telescopes or related equipment that you need help with learning how to set up and use.

Daylight Saving Time starts
Mar 12 – Mar 13 all-day
DST begins
Mar 12 @ 1:59 am – 1:59 am