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  • September 20, 2014
    • Star Party at Pinnacle Mountain State Park
      Starts: 8:00 pm
      Ends: 10:00 pm
      Location: Pinnacle Mountain State Park

Conditions Now The RRO Clear Sky Clock

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

Free Public Star Party at Pinnacle Mountain State Park September 20


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!

The Bulletin – September 2014 Newsletter of the Astronomical Society of South Australia Inc

Front cover of ASSA September 2014 Issue of The Bulletin

Regular Meeting Saturday September 13

The September CAAS meeting at River Ridge Observatory on Saturday, September 13 at 7:00 will feature Scott Austin, Associate Professor of Astronomy and Physics at UCA. He will be talking about programs and research programs going on at the UCA observatory. Darrell Heath will also be giving a Dead Astronomer of the Month on Mariah Mitchell. Following that we should have dark skies for an hour or more before the moon comes up. We will be grilling out at 6:00. Please register on CAAS website. Profits from supper go right into your Club and River Ridge.
If you need directions, contact Supper Bowl at 6:00 pm.