Month by Month Stargazing Tours

September 3, 2021 admin4 0

Join Aurora Lipper and Kent Wallace for a month by month tour of the night sky. Each video below provides a tour of objects visible for that particular month. To get started, click on the image for the month in which you’re interested.   Click to open the handout for [Read More…]

Pre-order Astronomy Activity Book for Kids by Aurora Lipper

August 30, 2021 admin4 0

We’re pleased to announce that club president Aurora Lipper’s, Astronomy Activity Book for Kids will be released on September 14th!   You can pre-order it here:   Astronomy Activity Book for Kids: 100+ Fun Ways to Learn About Space and Stargazing   In this interactive activity book, kids ages [Read More…]

Stargazing Targets for July

July 1, 2021 admin4 0

CCAS president Aurora Lipper and CCAS amateur astronomers Kent Wallace and Brian Cox provide a tour of the summer sky for July. This video premieres July 10, 2021 at 7PM (PDT)

Live Tour of the Moon

May 29, 2021 admin4 0

Join CCAS officer, Dr. 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 [Read More…]

Dark Sky Locations in Central California

May 25, 2021 admin4 0

These locations* have been recommended by club members. If you have additional recommendations, please let us know.   Vineyard Dog Park Reasonably dark skies and good surface.   Santa Margarita Lake The campsites in the Grey Pines Loop are reasonably dark.   Blinn Ranch Trailhead Has dark skies [Read More…]