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Our public phone (always monitored) number is 254-326-1027
The observatory phone number is 254-326-1030


 
CTAS LOGO ITEMS AVAILABLE
 
BASEBALL CAPS
POLO SHIRTS
LOGO PATCHES
 
PAUL DERRICK'S BOOK
"A Beginner's Guide to
Learning the Night Sky"
3rd Edition  
 
 
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MAY-JUNE ISSUE OF CARPE NOCTEM
 
Public Events
 
Each month we offer an Open House at the Meyer Observatory, near Clifton, Texas. Registration is strongly encouraged, and we have an indoor program in case of cloudy weather.

Observatory Open House
July 15  8:30-11:30 pm

We also offer public stargazing (star parties) at various locations in Central Texas. We also encourage you to register for these events, especially so we can warn you if we have to cancel for bad weather.
Bell County Star Party - 7/15/2017 
Star Parties are cancelled, Open House will still occur.
Hubbard Star Party - 7/15/2017

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URGENT CTAS INFORMATION
  
CTAS is in a "crowd funding" effort to finance the upgrade of our 24" Telescope to improve the service we offer members, friends and the public. Click this link below to read why we need to upgrade: 
Meyer Telescope Upgrade information for donations 

Click this link to go directly to the donate page:
Donations

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You can Join the Central Texas Astronomical Society and experience fellowship with others who share your passion for the night skies. Enjoy many Membership Benefits.
 

The Central Texas Astronomical Society is a member of the International  International Dark-Sky Association.

We are also a member of the Astronomical League, which supports astronomical societies worldwide.
The Central Texas Astronomical Society is a 501(c)(3) tax free charitable organization
Contact us by telephone or via email. We look forward to hearing from you!
 

 

 
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