Richmond Astronomical Society

May 22nd, 2012 | By | Category: News

RAS members participated in a special observing session for Governor McAuliffe, his family, and staff at Staunton River State Park. The Governor dedicated the observing field as a Dark Sky Observation Area. You can read about it here.

Celebrate Astronomy Day with us at the Science Museum on Saturday, April 29 from 12:00 – 4:00.  We will have water rocket launching, safe solar observing, telescope demonstrations and more. 

Our next monthly meeting will be on May 9, 7:30 PM at the Science Museum of Virginia.  Please join us for the meeting and, if you can, for dinner before the meeting at Chicken Fiesta across the street from the Museum about 6:00 PM.

RAS news and upcoming events listed here!
2017 star party information across the region is here.


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