Following are a variety of Astronomy related resources are available for our members.

SMCAS Facebook Public Group

SMCAS YouTube Channel  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 bringing 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:



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