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Upcoming Events

RAS monthly meeting 3/9 Our monthly meeting will be held online Tuesday, March 9, 7:30 PM at this link. We will open the video conference at 7:00 PM for people to chat if they like and keep it open after the meeting. Please join us if you can – everyone is welcome.
Skywatch4/23Binocular event for Chesterfield County

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What’s in the Sky Tonight?

Mars is visible in the evening sky right now–look South after sunset, almost straight overhead. The bright star Sirius will be low in the East (opposite of where the Sun…

Telescope Buying Guide

Do you want to buy a telescope, but don’t know where to start? You might consider using a binocular first, to become acquainted with the night sky. You can see…

Schedule a Skywatch

Are you a teacher? Scout Leader? We offer skywatch sessions, free of charge, for any educational purpose. We can’t use telescopes, as multiple people would be touching it. As an…

Future and Past RAS Events