The Stockton Astronomical Society (SAS) meets on the second Thursday of the month in the Olson Hall, Room 120 at the University of the Pacific at 7:30 pm. Visitors are welcome.

    A monthly star party is usually held on a Saturday near a new moon.

Coming Up     [view SAS Sky Calendar  (119.7KB PDF file) August 2014]

Friday, August 1 at 9:00 pm -- Sky Tours at Delta College -- (Athletic-1 parking lot)
Saturday, August 2 at 8:15 pm -- Public Star Party at Oak Grove Regional Park
Sunday, August 10 -- Full Moon
Thursday, August 14 at 7:30 pm -- Regular Meeting of SAS in Olson Hall, Room 120, at UOP
Saturday, August 16 at 10:00 am -- ATM Workshop
Saturday, August 16 at sunset -- Highway 4 Star Party - OR -
Saturday, August 16 at sunset -- Pardee Observation Point Star Party
Saturday, August 23 at sunset -- High Altitude Star Party
Monday, August 25 -- New Moon

SAS News

SAS August 14th Meeting

Stockton Astronomical Society presents the first two episodes of:


with Neil deGrasse Tyson

The show is from the 2012 "The Great Courses" on DVD

...Dennis LeClert, Program Director

What's to See Tonight

Astronomy in the News

Thinking of Buying a Star?

California's First Astronomical Observatory

Picture of the Day

Weather Information

From the US Naval Observatory

From NASA Space Place Program

The Stockton Astronomical Society (SAS) was founded as a non-profit California corporation to foster interest in and promote the general knowledge of astronomy and related sciences.

Member: International Dark-Sky Association
Member: Astronomical Association of Northern California
Member: Night Sky Network

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