OVRO Trip

Owens Valley Radio Observatory 100 Leighton Lane, Big Pine, CA

OCA is holding the first on-ground OUTREACH of 2021. Elementary students will marvel at the sky for the first time through telescopes. Join us for an extraordinary adventure in science education at the Owens Valley Radio Observatory outside of Big Pine, Ca.  Open to all  OCA members. 1 pm: Tour of the Dish 7 pm […]

Online Beginner’s Class

Online

This is a free online event, to attend please register with zoom using the"View Event Website" link on the box above. The 6th session of the Beginners Astronomy Class covers the basics of astrophotography, covering different types of imaging, how different types of cameras are used for this kind of photography, and other equipment and […]

Online General Meeting – August 2021

Online

This is a free online event, to attend please register with zoom using the "View Event Website" link on the box above. Into the Void: Probing the Space between   Planets, Stars, and Galaxies   It is hard for us to grasp how vast and how empty space is, but it is also true that […]

Open Spiral Bar

Online

This is a free online event, to attend please register with zoom using the "View Event Website" link on the box above. Come and socialize with your fellow astronomy enthusiasts face-to-face virtually! Bring your latest astrophotos, mini-presentation, questions or none and your own refreshments.

Online Beginner’s Class

Online

This is a free and open to the public online event, to attend please register with zoom by clicking here. The 1st session of the Beginners Astronomy Class gives a general overview of all of the different objects you can see in the night and day time skies, with some history and information about what […]

Online General Meeting – September 2021

Online

This is a free online event, to attend please register with zoom using the "View Event Website" link on the box above. Radio astronomy in South Africa:   Background, recent discoveries, and role   in the development of the continent   Our understanding of the universe is being comprehensively revisited thanks to a new generation […]

Open Spiral Bar

Online

This is a free online event, to attend please register with zoom using the "View Event Website" link on the box above. Come and socialize with your fellow astronomy enthusiasts face-to-face virtually! Bring your latest astrophotos, mini-presentation, questions or none and your own refreshments.

Luminous Documentary Screening

Online

This is a free and open to the public online event, to enjoy please follow the steps below: 1) Click here to register for attending the event 2) Click here to register for watching the movie 3) Click here for access to the scientific paper   When astronomy professor Larry Molnar stumbles across a strange […]

Online Beginner’s Class

Online

This is a free online event, to attend please register with zoom using the"View Event Website" link on the box above. The 2nd session of the Beginners Astronomy Class covers the different types of equipment used to observe the night sky, including telescopes, mounts, eyepieces, filters, and advantages and disadvantages of different options. This session […]

Online General Meeting – October 2021

Online

This is a free and open to the public online event, to attend please register with zoom by clicking here. The "What's Up?" presentation at this meeting will feature an android app called "Mobile Observatory" those interested are advised to install it on their cell phone before the meeting by clicking here and then download […]