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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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March April 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
May 27 - 8:30pm-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 - 5/27/2017 

Hubbard Star Party - 5/27/2017



General Information
  
Whether you are already a member, or visiting for the first time, we hope you will find this web site a valuable resource for your astronomy interests. Be sure to check our Links page to get connected to a wide variety of astronomy resources. 
 
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. These include regular member events, access to our observing site and membership in the Astronomical League.  
 

The Central Texas Astronomical Society promotes preservation of dark night skies everywhere and 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) charitable organization devoted to promoting astronomy throughout Central Texas. We are a volunteer organization, so your contributions go entirely to our programs. Please consider making a donation to CTAS.
 
Thank you for visiting this site. Feel free to contact us by telephone or via email. We look forward to hearing from you!
 
 
Meyer Observatory
 
Meyer Observatory  
 
Observatory Weather
 
 
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Astronomical League
 
The Astronomical League
 
 
 
International Dark Skies Association