Special Event at ELO – Mars Opposition

Eagle Lake Observatory 10775 County Road 33, Norwood Young America, MN

Special Event public star party on December 3, 2022 for the opposition of Mars. Event starts at 7:00 This event will be CANCELLED if cloudy. Mars comes to opposition, a position directly opposite from the sun, approximately every 26 months. This year Mars at its closest will have an angular size of over 17 arc […]

BSIG December 2022 Zoom Presentation – “The Winter Constellations” by Claire Weaverling

Virtual Meeting Using Zoom

BSIG Beginner's Special Interest Group Zoom Presentation The Winter Constellations Featured Speaker: Claire Weaverling Synopsis: TBD Join us on Zoom - ZOOM LINK TBD The link will open 15 minutes before the scheduled presentation time.  There is no cost to join, and MAS membership is not required. See you there Suresh SreenivasanB-SIG/FB/Metcalf Comm

Monthly MAS Meeting – Featured Speaker Prof. Vuk Mandic – Minnesota Institute of Astrophysics

MAS Hybrid Monthly Meeting at AŊPÉTU TÉČA Education Center 1910 County Road B West, Roseville, MN

The MAS will be hosting a hybrid in-person & ZOOM Monthly Meeting.  MAS meetings are free and open to the public. JOIN US! Featured Speaker: Prof. Vuk Mandic - Minnesota Institute of AstrophysicsTopic: Gravitational Wave Searches COVID-19 PROTOCOL:  Masks are welcome, but not required at the Monthly Meeting.  Reminder if you are feeling ill or […]

Monthly MAS Meeting – Featured Speaker TBD

MAS Hybrid Monthly Meeting at AŊPÉTU TÉČA Education Center 1910 County Road B West, Roseville, MN

The MAS will be hosting a hybrid in-person & ZOOM Monthly Meeting.  MAS meetings are free and open to the public. JOIN US! Featured Speaker: TBDTopic: TBD COVID-19 PROTOCOL:  Masks are welcome, but not required at the Monthly Meeting.  Reminder if you are feeling ill or have been around someone who has been ill, PLEASE […]

Monthly MAS Meeting – Featured Speaker TBD

MAS Hybrid Monthly Meeting at AŊPÉTU TÉČA Education Center 1910 County Road B West, Roseville, MN

The MAS will be hosting a hybrid in-person & ZOOM Monthly Meeting.  MAS meetings are free and open to the public. JOIN US! Featured Speaker: TBDTopic: TBD COVID-19 PROTOCOL:  Masks are welcome, but not required at the Monthly Meeting.  Reminder if you are feeling ill or have been around someone who has been ill, PLEASE […]

Recurring Event ELO Public Star Party

ELO Public Star Party

Eagle Lake Observatory 10775 County Road 33, Norwood Young America, MN

The Minnesota Astronomical Society (MAS) host Public Star Parties approximately every other Saturday night, from March to November, at the Eagle Lake Observatory. Public star parties are open to all, you do not need to be a MAS member to attend. Typically there is no fee to attend a star party, however donations are greatly […]

Monthly MAS Meeting – Featured Speaker TBD

MAS Hybrid Monthly Meeting at AŊPÉTU TÉČA Education Center 1910 County Road B West, Roseville, MN

The MAS will be hosting a hybrid in-person & ZOOM Monthly Meeting.  MAS meetings are free and open to the public. JOIN US! Featured Speaker: TBDTopic: TBD COVID-19 PROTOCOL:  Masks are welcome, but not required at the Monthly Meeting.  Reminder if you are feeling ill or have been around someone who has been ill, PLEASE […]

Recurring Event ELO Public Star Party

ELO Public Star Party

Eagle Lake Observatory 10775 County Road 33, Norwood Young America, MN

The Minnesota Astronomical Society (MAS) host Public Star Parties approximately every other Saturday night, from March to November, at the Eagle Lake Observatory. Public star parties are open to all, you do not need to be a MAS member to attend. Typically there is no fee to attend a star party, however donations are greatly […]

Recurring Event MAS LLCC Star Party Weekend

MAS LLCC Star Party Weekend

Long Lake Conservation Center 28952 438th Lane, Palisade

MAS Star Party Member Weekend Unlike other MAS star party sites, the nature of the relationship between the MAS and the LLCC requirements affects access by both members and the general public. Specifically: Other than the Northern Nights Star Fest, Events held at LLCC are not open to the public. Only MAS members and their […]

Recurring Event MAS LLCC Star Party Weekend

MAS LLCC Star Party Weekend

Long Lake Conservation Center 28952 438th Lane, Palisade

MAS Star Party Member Weekend Unlike other MAS star party sites, the nature of the relationship between the MAS and the LLCC requirements affects access by both members and the general public. Specifically: Other than the Northern Nights Star Fest, Events held at LLCC are not open to the public. Only MAS members and their […]

Messier Marathon

Cherry Grove Observatory 8485 520th Street, Kenyon, MN

MESSIER MARATHON A Messier Marathon is an attempt to find as many Messier objects as possible during one night. The Messier catalogue was compiled by French astronomer Charles Messier during the late 18th century and consists of 110 relatively bright deep sky objects (galaxies, nebulae, and star clusters). The first MAS Messier Marathon was held […]

Recurring Event ELO Public Star Party

ELO Public Star Party

Eagle Lake Observatory 10775 County Road 33, Norwood Young America, MN

The Minnesota Astronomical Society (MAS) host Public Star Parties approximately every other Saturday night, from March to November, at the Eagle Lake Observatory. Public star parties are open to all, you do not need to be a MAS member to attend. Typically there is no fee to attend a star party, however donations are greatly […]