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2022 Community Outreach Event Calendar

Monthly Observing Nights Hosted at our club's dark sky park.   Click for the directions to the Club Observing Site.
In accordance with best practices, Public Observing Via Eyepieces is replaced with Electronically Assisted Astronomy. To be notified of EAA and other viewing opportunities send an email to outreach AT

          Community-Hosted Outreach Events Scheduled for May and June:  

  • May 9, 10, or 11th, 7:00pm  On the best observing evening, the Oakland Astronomy Club will explore the First Quarter Moon with the Lake Orion High School Amateur Astronomy Club. This program is for LOHS students only; contact the LOHS Astronomy Club for further information.

  • May 28 and 29, 11am-6:0pm  This Memorial Day weekend stop by Oakland Astronomy Club's tent at the Greater Rochester Heritage Days Festival!   Safely view the Sun through specialized Solar Telescopes, learn about our nearest star, and discover the local opportunity our club offers to those who "Look Up"!

  • June 10, 8-10pm  Once again, the Oakland Astronomy Club joins MSU Tollgate Farm at their popular annual program "Starry Night on the Farm".

  • June 18, 1-2:30pm  Campers, come celebrate the Summer Solstice at Addison Oaks County Park! Learn the story of the solstice and, weather permitting, view the Sun safely (and close-up) through specialized solar telescopes.

  • June 25, 1-2:30pm  Join the Oakland astronomy club at Red Oaks County Park this Saturday to celebrate the Summer Solstice and learn the "reason for the seasons".   Weather permitting, we will also view the Sun safely (and close-up) through specialized solar telescopes.   Registration with Oakland County Parks is required.   (Call weekdays to register 248-858-0916.)

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