Monthly Club Meetings

Join us at the University of Houston on the first Friday of each month!

HAS meetings feature a variety of speakers and topics of interest to the amateur astronomer. Each meeting consists of a Novice session at 7PM and General session at 8PM. At each general meeting, the program committee arranges for a speaker to talk on a topic of interest to the amateur astronomer. Some talks given over past years include:

December 01, 2017: December Holiday Party at Mendenhall Center - NOT meeting at UH

7:00PM. Novice Meeting:
8:00PM. General Meeting:

December Potluck Celebration at Mendenhall Community Center

We won’t be meeting at UH this December. Instead we’ll meet at the Trini Mendenhall Community Center, 1414 Wirt Rd, Houston, TX 77055 for our annual year-end celebration! It's potluck so bring your family favorites—the club will provide spiral ham and turkey breast.

Party Agenda

5:30 pm Setup and Gift Exchange table. Place potluck items in kitchen and grab a chair in the auditorium. Optional Gift Exchange: Keep gifts to $15 and bring your wrapped item to the sign-in table
6:00 pm Dinner lines open
7:00 pm Movie! PBS 400 Years of the Telescope: A Journey of Science, Technology and Thought
8:00 pm Gift Exchange
8:15 pm Clean up


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Directions to Mendenhall.

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