In-Town Star Party

Interested in learning about the night sky? Come out and look through our members scopes and ask us questions. Featuring Mars, Saturn and its rings, and other night sky wonders.

Friday August 1, 2014 - 9:15 to 11:15 PM
at San Jose's Houge Park
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Solar Observing

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Come view the sun safely with the SJAA! You could see sunspots, prominences, solar flares and more! If you have solar gear, this is a great place to use it, share the views and socialize with other sun worshippers.

Sunday, August 3, 2014 from 2 to 4pm
at San Jose's Houge Park

Telescope Fix-It Session

Have astronomy gear that needs repair, or you don't understand how to use it? We'll help. Read more here, tell us what you're bringing.

Sunday August 3, 2014 - 2PM to 4 PM
at San Jose's Houge Park

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SJAA General Meeting

Our second annual Movie Night. The 1964 Sci-fi classic "Robinson Crusoe on Mars" is our featured movie. Bring a drink/snack/dessert to share and we'll provide the popcorn. "Star Wars, Episode V: Empire Strikes Back" follows first film.

Saturday, August 9, 2014 7:30PM to 10:00PM
at San Jose's Houge Park
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Beginner Astronomy Class

Join us for this month's Beginners Class! Geared for kids, we'll be looking at many common astronomy terms and concepts. Afterwards view the night sky through the telescopes setup outside!

Friday August 15, 2014 - 8 to 9PM
at San Jose's Houge Park
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