CAAS Community Mail List

The CAAS Community Email list is used to allow members and Friends of CAAS to communicate with each other and to make announcements about upcoming society events like meetings and star parties, or just general discussion about astronomy-related topics. If you are not already a member or Friend of CAAS please follow this link.

Subscribing to the List

To subscribe to the list, send a message to

To subscribe in Digest Mode, send a message to This will send you messages less frequently by compiling the messages into a single message, usually sent daily.

In either case, when you have sent your subscribe message, the system will email you back, usually within a few seconds. Hit Reply, but do not change any of the text in the message, and hit Send. This will confirm your email address is real and will send a request to the administrators to approve your subscription to the list. It may take up to 24 hours for someone to approve your subscription.

Unsubscribing from the List

To unsubscribe from the list, send a message to, or if you are receiving digested emails, send it to

General List Info

If you want to see a list of commands you can send to the mailing list, such as browsing the archives, you can send a message to and the system will email you a list of available commands.