The following are a variety of Astronomy-related resources available for our members.

SMCAS Facebook Public Group

SMCAS YouTube Channel

[email protected] public Email Group

Member Web Sites:

  • Astronomer Ed Education site in support of Project Astro. By Ed Pieret
  • Greenhawk Observatory  Backyard observatory, Astrophotography. By Chanan Greenberg.
  • Aluminum Coating for optics and telescope mirrors; building a telescope. By Bob Fies.
  • BayAstro Weekly updates about astronomy lectures and events in the Bay Area. By Ken Lum.

Local Training and Education:

SMCAS Belongs to and Supports:

  • Night Sky Network. Astronomy clubs that bring the wonders of the universe to the public.
  • International Dark Sky Association. Works to preserve the night sky for present and future generations.
  • Project Astro. Be a Project Astro Star!! Trains and matches amateur astronomers one-on-one with educators in the classroom. Join up! Contact John Fiske or Ed Pieret.
  • The Astronomical League. Astronomy resources, clubs, bookstore, online Reflector magazine.

Organizations that offer Public Lectures on Astronomy and Related Topics: