News & Events

To read more about an event, click the headline to view the full article and post a comment. You can also view all events on our calendar.

Join NEFAS for International SUNday at the MOSH on June 17, 2018!

Celebrate International SUNday with NEFAS and Ancient City Astronomy Club at the MOSH! All are welcome! Sunday, June 17, 2018  -  12 PM to 5:00 PM Solar telescopes will be set up on the sidewalk near the canopy in front of MOSH for safe solar viewing! Museum of...

June General Meeting Friday 6/1/18 FSCJ Kent Campus Building F, Room F-0128

General Meeting of the Northeast Florida Astronomical Society All are welcome! Friday, June 1, 2018  -  7:30 PM to 9 PM Florida State College at Jacksonville - Kent Campus 3939 Roosevelt Blvd, Jacksonville, Florida 32205 Building F, Room F-128 (Auditorium) Campus map:...

May General Meeting Friday 5/4/18 FSCJ Kent Campus Building D, Room D-120

General Meeting of the Northeast Florida Astronomical Society All are welcome! Friday, May 4, 2018  -  7:30 PM to 9 PM Florida State College at Jacksonville - Kent Campus 3939 Roosevelt Blvd, Jacksonville, Florida 32205 Building D, Room D-120 (park next to basketball...

*CANCELED*Public Stargazing Event Saturday, April 21 , 2018 at Hanna Park

The Hanna Park Public Observing Session is CANCELED due to weather- Hope to see everyone next month  Stargazing at Hanna Park Get ready to see stars, planets, the Moon, and interesting sky objects. All are welcome! Location:  Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park, 500 Wonderwood...

April General Meeting Friday 4/13/18

General Meeting of the Northeast Florida Astronomical Society All are welcome! Friday, April 13, 2018  -  7:30 PM to 9 PM Florida State College at Jacksonville - Kent Campus 3939 Roosevelt Blvd, Jacksonville, Florida 32205 Building F, Room F-128-Auditorium Campus map:...

Public Stargazing Event Saturday, March 24, 2018 at Hanna Park

Stargazing at Hanna Park Get ready to see stars, planets, the Moon, and interesting sky objects. All are welcome! Location:  Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park, 500 Wonderwood Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32233 Park entry fee is $5 per car.  You must have paid and entered...

March General Meeting Friday 3/2/18 **Room Change “E-104″**

General Meeting of the Northeast Florida Astronomical Society All are welcome! Friday, March 2, 2018  -  7:30 PM to 9 PM Florida State College at Jacksonville - Kent Campus 3939 Roosevelt Blvd, Jacksonville, Florida 32205 Building E Room E-104 Campus map:...

February General Meeting Friday 2/9/18

General Meeting of the Northeast Florida Astronomical Society All are welcome! Friday, February 9, 2018  -  7:30 PM to 9 PM Florida State College at Jacksonville - Kent Campus 3939 Roosevelt Blvd, Jacksonville, Florida 32205 Building F Room F-128...

Solar Eclipse Reports Needed!

Dr. Mike is preparing an article on the August Solar Eclipse for the Journal of the Association of Lunar and Planetary Observers (ALPO). Please share your eclipse story! This is what he needs: Name Where you observed the eclipse Weather... Equipment used;...