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  • May 10, 2014
    • National Astronomy Day Star Party at Pinnacle Mountain State Park
      Starts: 2:00 pm
      Ends: 10:00 pm
      Location: Pinnacle Mountain State Park

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Founded in 1971, the Central Arkansas Astronomical Society strives to connect the people of central Arkansas with their universe by promoting amateur astronomy activities for its members and by providing information and programs to the general public. Membership offers monthly programs, special outings, and the opportunity to share this hobby with others. No one is under qualified for membership. Experience levels range from novice sky watchers to skilled observers. You can contact us at info@caasastro.org

National Astronomy Day, May 10, 2014

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May 10th is National Astronomy Day and the Central Arkansas Astronomical Society invites you to come out to Pinnacle Mountain State Park for an afternoon and evening of celebration! Starting at 2PM we will have activities for everyone to enjoy: solar telescope views of the Sun, solar powered marshmallow roasts, water rocket launches and more. At 8PM we will have a free public star party with our knowledgeable stargazers as your guides to the wonders overhead. It’s all free and all family fun. Come out and explore your cosmos!

Free Public Star Party at Pinnacle Mountain State Park April 5th

Join CAAS and our friends at Pinnacle Mountain State Park for a free star party. Weather permitting, we’ll set up telescopes at the Visitor Center and share our passion. 8PM to 10 PM. This is a great family-friendly activity!

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Free Public Star Party at Woolly Hollow State Park on March 22nd

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Join CAAS on March 22nd on the beach at Woolly Hollow State Park for a free public star party. We CAASiopeians will set up scopes by the lake from 8 PM to 11 PM to share our passion for the night sky with you! Bring your kids, if you don’t have any, bring your parents, but be there.