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Kevin M. Berg

2021 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 oaklandastronomy.net


          Community-Hosted Outreach Events Scheduled for November and December:  


  • November 11, 5-6:30pm  Celebrate Fall with the Rochester Hills Park Naturalists on a hike, a campfire and, weather permitting, telescopic views of the night sky at Rochester Hills Bloomer Park! Registration is required. Click HERE for the link.

  • November 19, 7:30-9pm  In this online presentation sponsored by Oakland Township Parks and Recreation and the Oakland Astronomy Club, we'll help you navigate your way in the Winter sky and share amazing photographs of Winter's Deep Sky treasures. Click HERE to register.

  • December 19, 5-8pm  Celebrate the Winter Solstice with the Auburn Hills Park Naturalists and your family! Enjoy a lantern-lit night hike, crafts, a campfire; learn about the Winter Solstice and Winter Constellations, and, weather permitting, enjoy telescopic views of the night sky at Auburn Hills' Hawk Woods Park. The Park Event-Registration window opens soon. Check back!

  • December 21, 5-7pm  Join the West Bloomfield Park Naturalists on a lantern-lit night hike and celebrate the Winter Solstice with the Oakland Astronomy Club. We'll share the story of the Winter Solstice, and hopefully enjoy telescopic views of Jupiter around 6pm. Click HERE to register.