Join us May 12th for our May General Meeting
Astronomy Day at the Museum of Science
Astronomy Day 2017 is just around the corner. Join us at the Buffalo Museum of Science on Saturday, April 29th from 11:00am to 4:00pm for a celebration of all things astro. There will be exhibits on telescopes, astrophotography, live solar observing (weather permitting), demonstrations and activities for space enthusiasts of all ages! All activities are including in Museum admission and free for Museum members.
Beaver Meadow Open for the 2017 Season
The BAA 2017 Public Observing Night program at Beaver Meadow Observatory opened for the season on April 1st and continues on the first Saturday evening of each month (rain or shine) through October. Come out and join our Observatory Directors Dan Marcus and Gene Timothy and our many participating club members for a guided tour of the night sky from our beautiful rural observatory located on the grounds of the Buffalo Audubon Society’s Beaver Meadow Nature Center. Public Nights are free events and open to visitors of ages. Contact our Observatory Directors for more information.Observatory Info
Wilson Star Search Programs Begin
The BAA also hosts star parties to the North… the Wilson Star Search was founded by BAA member Steve Smith who invites the public to join him for observing programs from Calvin E. Krueger Park on Route 18 in the Village of Wilson. Dates for 2017 are May 13, June 19, July 6, August 19 (also on Solar Eclipse Day, August 21 from 11-4pm), September 9 and October 14. Telescope viewing begins at dusk.