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:

September 01, 2017: Membership Seminars at UH

7:00PM. Novice Meeting: TBA (TBA)
8:00PM. General Meeting: Cassini Solstice Mission 2017 ( Dr. Curt Niebur, Lead Program Scientist for New Frontiers & Cassini Program Scientist, NASA HQ)

Skype presentation

October 27, 2017: All Clubs at Houston Museum of Natural Science, NOT UH

7:00PM. Novice Meeting: N/A (N/A)
8:00PM. General Meeting: TBA (NASA Astronaut Gregory C. Johnson)

No meeting First Friday at UH. Instead all members are encouraged to attend the 2017 All Clubs Meeting.

Regional Meeting Information

Where: Houston Museum of Natural Science - Room TBD, 1 Hermann Circle Drive, Houston 77002
When:  Friday, October 27th, 2017
Registration, T-Shirt Sales, Refreshments: Starting at 7:00 PM
Meeting: 7:30 to 10:00 PM
Keynote Speaker:  NASA Astronaut Gregory C. Johnson

For details on the Regional All Clubs Meeting and other Astronomy Day events, see

November 03, 2017: Annual Membership Meeting. Seminars at UH

7:00PM. Novice Meeting: TBA (TBA)
8:00PM. General Meeting: Space Radiation 101 (Dr. Kevin B Beard, Wyle Laboratories Inc & NASA Johnson Space Center)

December 15, 2017: Holiday Party at Mendenhall Community Center

7:00PM. Novice Meeting: No Novice Session (No Novice Session)
8:00PM. General Meeting: Dwarf Galaxies or Galactic Evolution ( Dr. Kim Vy-Tran, Mitchell Institute for Fundamental Physics & Astronomy)

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