James River State Park is now a Dark Sky Park, certified by the International Dark Sky Association! Click on the image above for a short video. Above is Lora Callahan who started the project. Our next monthly meeting will be on Tuesday, June 11 at 7:30 PM at Science Museum of Virginia.   Please join us … Read more

Many thanks to all who helped out with Astronomy Day at the Science Museum of Virginia and at Belmead on the James.  Everyone did a great job – thanks for all the good work! Also please join us for our next monthly meeting on June 12 at 7:30 PM at the Science Museum of Virginia … Read more

Next meeting

The next meeting of the Richmond Astronomical Society will be held at 7:30 PM on Tuesday, September 14 at the Science Museum of Virginia in the Eureka Theater.  Jeff Pike will be presenting on “Dark Flow.” Thanks to Randy Tatum for this recent image of Jupiter showing the great red spot and diminished southern equatorial … Read more