Hand Crafted Pen Examples

Hand Crafted Pens by Glen Smeltzer

August 9, 2020 admin4 0

Help support Central Coast Astronomical by ordering your own hand crafted pen. Price: $46.00 (shipping included for the continental United States) How to order: Send an email to Glen.Smeltzer at CentralCoastAstronomy.org. Let him know whether you would like the Moon Twist Pen or the Sculpted Midnight Pen Specify what kind [Read More…]

Image of the Moon by David Majors

Free Online Tour of the Moon

August 9, 2020 admin4 0

Join CCAS Officer, Lee Coombs as he presents a tour of the Moon. He will discuss its formation and terrain while diving deep into the features that one can observe starting with the 5 day Moon, and ending with the 11 day Moon. This will include features that one can [Read More…]

Guest Speaker Russ Glenn – July 23rd

July 9, 2020 admin4 0

Our speaker for July is Russ Glenn, the Director of Education for Slooh. Designed to inspire, Slooh’s education curriculum is the fruition of Slooh’s National Science Foundation grant, ‘Curriculum Driven Gamification of Space Exploration’. Slooh offers: Robotic Telescopes: Slooh provides real-time viewing and control of robotic telescopes, including seven telescopes [Read More…]

Comet Neowise!

July 9, 2020 admin 0

A comet visiting from the most distant parts of our solar system is putting on a spectacular nighttime display. Named Comet C/2020 F3 NEOWISE, the comet made its once-in-our-lifetimes close approach to the Sun on July 3, 2020, and will cross outside Earth’s orbit on its way back to the [Read More…]

CCAS Members Only: Star Gazing Party ONLINE June 20th

June 9, 2020 admin 0

We’ve been having so much fun with our members-only monthly star gazing sessions, so we are planning to continue these throughout the summer. All you need is your telescope or binoculars and an internet connection to join us! If you’ve taken astronomy photos, please have them ready to share with [Read More…]