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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: February 12th, 2019 at La Posada
Speaker:
 Fr. Paul Gabor, S.J., Ph.D., Vice-Director,
Vatican Observatory
Subject:
 Are we alone in the Universe? 
An update on astrobiology.
   
Next Club Star Party at Canoa Preserve Park (NEW LOCATION)
Date: March 7th, 2019 
 Time:  6:00 PM Setup 
Directions
 3.2 miles south from Continental & Whitehouse
Canyon/Medera Canyon Rd,
on Camino De La Canoa (3500 S Camino De La Canoa)

Event: Public Star Parties
  
 Date: February 28th, 3019
 Location: Calabasas School District, Rio Rico
 Time: 6 to 8 PM
  
 Date: March 5th, 2019
 Location: Wade Carpenter Middle School, Nogales
 Time: 5 to 9 PM
  
 Date:March 6th, 2019
 Location: Desert Shadows Middle School, Nogales
 Time: 5 to 9 PM
  
 Date: March 15th, 2019
 Location: Historic Canoa Ranch
 Time: 6  to 10 PM
  
 Date: April 26th, 2019
 Location: Historic Canoa Ranch
 Time: 6 PM Presentation/Setup