Upcoming Outreach Events

August 2018

August 22, 2018, 8:00PM: Westbury Community Garden Star Party

Join the Houston Astronomical Society at the Westbury Community Garden for a public star party.  This event is free to the public, and we’ll have great targets to observe, such as Jupiter, Saturn, the Moon and Mars!

Where: Westbury Community Garden (12581 Dunlap St, Houston, TX 77035)

When: August 22, from 8pm-10pm

August 25, 2018, 11:00AM: Garden Villas Family Fun Day

This event is free and open to the public!

Event: Garden Villas Family Fun Day

Where: Garden Villas Community Center (6720 S Haywood Dr., Houston, TX 77061)

When: Saturday, August 25, from 11:00AM - 1:00PM

Number of volunteers needed: 4+. This will be an introduction to an astronomical experience for both children and parents. Most have never used a telescope.

Email Outreach if you can volunteer with us!

August 28, 2018, 8:00PM: Storms of the Solar System and Beyond

This is a star party in support of a NASA public event called Storms of the Solar System and Beyond. A panel discussion will happen inside at 7PM, and then afterwards, visitors will come outside to observe through the telescopes.  More details can be found at: https://www.hou.usra.edu/meetings/climatology2018/

August 29, 2018, 8:00PM: Storms of the Solar System and Beyond - Spanish Language Panel

This is a star party in support of a NASA public event called Storms of the Solar System and Beyond. A panel discussion will happen inside at 7PM, and then afterwards, visitors will come outside to observe through the telescopes.  More details can be found at: https://www.hou.usra.edu/meetings/climatology2018/

October 12, 2018, 8:30PM: Camp CLIFF Camp for All

On October 12th, more than 200 campers will be packed and ready for a fun weekend at Candlelighters Camp CLIFF at Camp for All. Camp CLIFF is a free weekend camp for children with cancer (ages 5-18) and their parents and siblings. This is a unique camp that includes the entire family, providing a weekend away from the stresses of childhood cancer.

Date: Friday, 10/12/2018

Time: 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Where:  Camp For All, 6301 Rehburg Road, Burton, TX 77835

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