Astronomy Day is Almost Here!

  April 28 activities at the Science Museum of Virginia and at Belmead on the James in Powhatan  RAS will be supporting Astronomy Day activities at the Science Museum of Virginia from 12 noon until 4 PM. Please contact Prashant Reddy at if you can help with the Science Museum activities. That evening we … Read more

March Meeting Minutes

The 749th Consecutive Meeting of the Richmond Astronomical Society (RAS) 2012 March 13   Greeting & Announcements Astronomical League Update, John Goss, Vice President, Astronomical League The first item was a presentation by Vice President John Goss of the Astronomical League by Skype. Among the things that he mentioned was an announcement of the Astronomical … Read more

February Meeting Minutes

RichmondAstronomical Society 749th Consecutive Meeting February 14, 2012 —–   Jim Browder called our meeting to order in theEurekaroom.   Greetings – approximately 22 in attendance at the meeting. Happy Valentine’s Day!!   Annual dues are due. $30 for a regular membership; $10 more to be an observatory operator; discount subscriptions are available to Sky … Read more