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.

South East Houston Astronomy Club

We are looking for some good speakers to present to our Club. If you are interested please contact us at

infojscas@gmail.com

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2020

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January 4th - (Saturday) - Haak Winery - First Quarter Moon

January 10th - Cancelled. Rescheduled per weather.

January 24th - San Leon Elementary School, 7:00-8:00 pm

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February 14th - Dr. Aaron Clevenson, NHAC - "The Wonders of Saturn".

February 19-23rd - Aurora viewing expedition #19 in Alaska (see the Eclipse Tours website)

February 22nd (Saturday) -  Venus and Volcanism at the LPI (Telescopes are needed)

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March 5th (Thursday) - San Leon Elementary School, 7:00-8:00 pm (rescheduled from 2/21).

March 6th - (Friday) - Haak Winery.

March 13th - Paul Maley - "Solar Eclipse, Earth Satellite and Minor Planet Occulatation Happenings."

March 19th - 21st - Fort McKavett

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April 3rd (Friday) - City of Nassau Bay event (details forthcoming).

April 10th - Justin McCollum, HAS - "Mechanics of Lunar Motion"

April 18 (Saturday) -  Earth Day at the LPI (Telescopes are needed)

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May 1st - (Friday) - Haak Winery

May 8th - Brandon Reddell - UHCL - "Astrophysics Using the ISS: An overview of the AMS and NICER experiments".

May 17-24, Texas Star Party - near Fort Davis, TX.

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June 12th - Leonard Ferguson, FBAC, - TBA

June 17-23rd - Annular eclipse of the Sun in Oman (see the Eclipse Tours website)

June 26th - (Friday) - Haak Winery

June 27 (Saturday) -  Asteroid Day and Planetary Defense at the LPI*  (checking if scopes are needed)

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July 10th - Bill Spizzirri, FBAC - "Meteors and Meteorites"

July 18 (Saturday) -  Mars 2020 and Astrobiology at the LPI (checking if telescopes are needed)

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August 14th - Open

August 29th - (Saturday) - Haak Winery

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September 11th - Open

September 26 (Saturday) - InOMN at the LPI (Telescopes are needed)

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October 9th - Open

October 15th - 17th - Fort McKavett

October 23rd - All Clubs Meeting, HMNS

October 24th - Houston Astronomy Day at the George Observatory, BBSP.

October 25-29th - Aurora viewing #20 in Alaska (see the Eclipse Tours website)

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November 13th - Open

November 27th - (Friday) - Haak Winery.

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December 10-15th - Total eclipse of the Sun in Argentina (Eclipse Tours)

December 11th - Open

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2021

March 19-23, 2021 Aurora Viewing #21 in Alaska (Eclipse Tours) September 18-22, 2021 Aurora Viewing #22 in Alaska (Eclipse Tours) Nov 28-Dec 11, 2021 Total Solar Eclipse in Antarctica (Eclipse Tours)

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2022

Feb 2022 Aurora Viewing #23 in Alaska (Eclipse Tours)

Oct 2022 Aurora Viewing #24 in Alaska (Eclipse Tours)

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2023

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April 20, 2023 Total eclipse in Western Australia (Eclipse Tours)

October 23rd - Annular Eclipse in Texas

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2024

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April 8th - Total Eclipse in Texas

April 8, 2024 Total eclipse cruise from Baja California (Eclipse Tours)

Oct 8, 2024 Annular solar eclipse in Argentina (Eclipse Tours)