San Antonio Astronomical Association invites you to share the wonder and excitement of astronomy.
The members of the San Antonio Astronomical Association enjoy exploring, observing, and learning about the objects in our solar system and beyond. We want to share our experience with you. From beginner to professional astronomer, with or without a telescope, we invite you to join us in this exciting and rewarding endeavor.
SAAA in the Community
SAAA General Meeting and Lecture
General Meeting and Lecture
This month is our Annual Movie Night.
Novice Presentation starts at 6:30 p.m.
The General Meeting starts at 7:30 p.m., followed by the movie.
The movie we watch will be selected by you at the October meeting
The movie must be:
- Science Fiction, space or science related,
- around 90 to 105 minutes long, and
- rated PG-13/TV-14, PG, Y-7, Y or G
If you have a favorite movie bring it to the October meeting for consideration.
This meeting is free and open to the public.
Yale University’s Astronomy 160 Course – Free
San Antonio Astronomical Association via Orion Telescopes & Binoculars via Facebook
Yale University’s Astronomy 160 course free content in itunes.
Astronomy: Frontiers and Controversies – Download Free Content from Yale University on iTunes
Download or subscribe to free content from Astronomy: Frontiers and Controversies by Yale University on iTunes.
Astronomy in the Park
Come on out to Astronomy in the Park. See some stars. See five planets. See the Galilean Moons. See the Rings of Saturn. See the “canals” of Mars. Get Mooned by the Moon.
Astronomy in the Park, presented by the San Antonio Astronomical Association, is the longest running public star party in the San Antonio Metro area. It is held each Wednesday from 8:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at the Lower Bee Tree Soccer Field parking lot at McAllister Park, 13102 Jones Maltsberger Road, weather permitting. [Map]