Due to the unprecedented events related to COVID-19 we are suspending all public meetings and events, including Crestview Star Parties until further notice.  You can receive email notices about the status of these and other SMCAS events by selecting the link below or going to https://groups.io/g/SMCASnews and joining the group.  


WELCOME

The San Mateo County Astronomical Society is dedicated to bringing the wonders of space and astronomy to the residents of San Mateo County.

We are glad you stopped by!


Please join us at one of our upcoming events.    Our star parties, presentations, and meetings  are free and open to the public. 

SMCAS was honored for its valuable  contributions to its community by NASA Space Place: 

Click here to see certificate

San Mateo County Astronomical Society Upcoming Activities​          

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Next Virtual Meeting and Presentation:

      Saturday, April 17, 2021, 7:00pm Via Zoom:   
      Ethan Nadler,  Stanford University
            Searching for the Darkest Galaxies:
            Ultra-Faint Dwarfs as Dark Matter Laboratories

Zoom Meeting ID:  253 926 2920    Passcode: SMCAS     or use following link:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/2539262920?pwd=U1puVE1nQVZHUW1vaGUrbGczMGxwQT09


Currently all SMCAS in person group activities are cancelled due to the current Pandemic.  We will be holding virtual events and possibly some responsible group events.  Please subscribe to one or both of our email groups to be updated about these events.

            Members only events      -   ​      https://groups.io/g/SMCAS/  
            Events open to the public   -    https://groups.io/g/SMCASnews/
     

You can also learn about SMCAS and our events on Facebook by clicking HERE.

Due to the unprecedented events related to COVID-19 we are suspending all public meetings and events, including Star Parties until further notice.  You can receive email notices about the status of these and other SMCAS events by selecting the link below or going to https://groups.io/g/SMCASnews and joining the group.  

SMCAS received a certificate of appreciation from NASA for its contribution to the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse.

Click here to see certificate

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