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Jacksonville Gem & Mineral Society’s 29th Annual Show 9/22 – 9/24

NEFAS Members- we will have a telescope display at the Jacksonville Gem & Mineral Society's 29th Annual Show 9/22 - 9/24 (Friday 10-6pm, Saturday 10-6pm and Sunday 10-5pm) The address is  3800 ST. JOHNS BLUFF ROAD S JACKSONVILLE, FL 32224 We would love for you to...

September General Meeting Cancelation

NEFAS sincerely apologizes for any confusion over announcing the meeting cancelation due to the storm. We hope that our members and friends here in Jacksonville, and the state of Florida, are safe after Hurricane Irma.

Solar Eclipse 2017

On Monday, August 21, 2017, the United States experienced its first total solar eclipse since February 26, 1979. All of the Continental United States saw at least a significant partial solar eclipse. For those fortunate enough to live along the narrow track of totality, or travel to the path of totality, they got up to 2 minutes and 40 seconds under the shadow.