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

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

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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: 

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San Mateo County Astronomical Society Upcoming Activities​          


  • Board Meeting - CSM  ISC room 7-9pm      Tuesday         6/18     2019
  • Crestview Park Star Party                              Saturday        6/29,  7/6, 7/27
  • Annual Meeting, Election, Presentation      Friday             6/21  2019
  • Yosemite Glacier Point Star Party                Weekend       7/19-20    2019
  • General Meeting and Presentation              Friday             9/6    2019