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  • Harrison Bay Star Party- Saturday April 8th

    Join us for the Harrison Bay Star Party on Saturday April 8th…

  • Cloudland Canyon Public Star Party – Saturday April 1st

    Join us Saturday, April 1st for the return of the public Star Party Season at Cloudland Canyon.  Entrance to the park

  • UTC Lectures – March 26th

    Join members of the Barnard Astronomical Society of Chattanooga along with faculty and staff of UTC for a night of Astronomy. 

  • March Harrison Bay Star Party

    Our Monthly Star Party at Harrison Bay State Park- The second Saturday of the Month

  • March Program & Business Meeting

    This month’s meeting is EAA-101 (electronically assisted astronomy) presented by Vice President- Kevin Hon.  Come learn how to utilize your telescope in the light polluted skies of the city. 

  • Sky Safari 101: A Walkthrough and Guided Tour – February 2023 Program

    Join us on Thursday February 9th -7pm @ the Clarence T. Jones Observatory for an in-depth walkthrough of one of today’s most useful astronomical softwares.  Tips, Tricks, Connections, and Workflows will be highlighted and discussed complete with a connected demonstration of the program at work.  Useful for unaided observation, binocular observation, and telescope observation, this…

  • Astronomy Swap Meet – Saturday February 25th @ The Harrison Bay State Park Rec Hall 10am-5pm

    The Barnard Astronomical Society of Chattanooga will be hosting an Astronomy Swap Meet in Chattanooga on Saturday February 25th, from 10am-5pm, rain or shine at the Harrison Bay State Park Rec hall. This event is open to all people to trade, swap, or sell their used Astronomy related equipment. Please contact the Swap Meet Coordinator…

  • Stars Above the Battlefield– A Night Sky Program At The Chickamauga Battlefield Recreation Field Is Feb. 4

    Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, in partnership with the Barnard Astronomical Society of Chattanooga, invites the public to participate in a special one-hour, ranger-led program discussing the night skies above Chickamauga Battlefield during the Civil War compared to today. This program will take place on Saturday, Feb. 4 at 6 p.m. at the Recreation…

  • New Telescope Workshop

    New Telescope Workshop

    Did you or someone you know receive a new telescope recently?

  • ** Weather Cancellation ** We’ll try again for Harrison Bay Sat Sept 17… —- Join us Sat evening Sept 3 2022 for a public star party. Member provide telescopes for public viewing. The moon will make a good early evening target even before night falls. Later, stars, star cluster and galaxies should provide good viewing.…