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Welcome to the Sonora Astronomical Society website. We are an astronomy club located in Green Valley, AZ. 
We meet the second Tuesday of the month from September through May at the La Posada Recreation Center, 550 S. La Posada Circle, in Green Valley, AZ. 
Please join us to explore, learn, and help teach astronomy to others eager to learn. 

 
CLUB NEWS and EVENTS   PUBLIC EVENTS
See EVENTS page for Calendar of more events
Next Club Meeting
Date: March 13th, 2018 at La Posada
Speaker:  Ekta Patel of Steward Observatory
Subject: Satellite Galaxies and Dwarfs in the Local Group
   
Next Club Star Party
Date: March 15th, 2018 at Whipple Visitor's Center
   6:00 PM Setup 
   

Event: Public Star Parties


Date:
 February  23rd, 2018
Location: Canoa Ranch Conservancy Park
   5375 S. I-19 Frontage Rd. Green Valley, AZ
Time: Setup 5:30, Stargazing 6:30 - 8:30 PM
  
 Date: March 1st, 2018 
 Location: Sahuarita Middle School - STEM-tacular
  Daytime Solar Viewing Event
  350 W Sahuarita Rd., Sahuarita, AZ 85629
 Time: 7:30 AM to 11:45 AM and 12:30 PM to 3:15 PM
  
Date: 
 March 16th, 2016
Location  Canoa Ranch Conservancy Park
  5375 S. I-19 Frontage Rd. Green Valley, AZ
Time: Setup 6:00, Stargazing 7:00 - 9:00 PM
  
 Date:
 April 12h, 2018
Location:Relief Socitety at Sahuarita LDS Church
 16275 South Starlight View Lane, Sahuarita, AZ
Time: Setup 7:00 PM, Stargazing 7:30 PM
 
Date: April 20th, 2018
Location: Canoa Ranch Conservancy Park
  16275 South Starlight View Lane, Sahuarita, AZ
Time:: Setup 6:00 PM, Stargazing 7:00 to 9:00 PM