Welcome to the:

Johnson Space Center Astronomical Society (JSCAS) web site.

JSCAS is an association of amateur astronomers dedicated to the study and enjoyment of astronomy since 29 May 1967.

JSCAS Awardees:
Messier Certificate(all 110, minus drawings)
  • Marc DeChellis
  • Lisa Judd
  • Ed Malewitz
  • Fred Miller

Master Messier Certificate
  • Triple Nickel
  • Becky Schultz (Ramotowski)
  • Chris Randall
  • Chuck Shaw

Herschel 200 Certificate

Master Herschel 200 Certificate

NGC 100 Certificate

  • Chuck Shaw

Master NGC 100 Certificate

Palomar Globular Challenge Certificate

Arp 100 Certificate
  • Dennis Webb (CCD images of all100)

Grand Tour Solar System Challenge Certificate

Explore the Universe Certificate

Fort McKavett Challenge Certificate
  • Ken Lester
  • Lisa Lester
  • Ed Malewitz
  • Eleta Malewitz
  • John Erickson
  • Chris Randall
  • Natalie Roberts
  • J. C. Meador
  • Tom Clare
  • Carl Reynolds







JSCAS appreciates the support of the Lunar & Planetary Institute and its affilaition with Universities Space Research Association (USRA). The LPI generously provides our meeting place.

Lunar and Planetary Institute
3600 Bay Area Blvd.
Houston, TX  77058
Location of the LPI

Club Officers

President/Historian - Chris Randall - info@jscas.net Vice President - Aldora Louw
Treasurer - We can't afford one
Star Party Chairman - Bob Taylor -
Scientific Expeditions - Paul Maley - pdmaley@yahoo.com
Newsletter Editor - Connie Haviland - conniesstarscanaccount@gmail.comWeb Site/Meeeting presentation/ Technology Coordinator - Chris Randall - info@jscas.net