Saturn Party July 22nd, 2017

Join us Saturday, July 22nd, 2017 at 9 pm at Three Peaks Recreational Area for our night event in July: The Saturn Party. Saturn is one of the most beautiful objects to look at through a telescope, and we will even see its largest moon: Titan. Although it looks like a little star hovering close…

Run the Solar System 5k Fun Run

Last year we had a BLAST with our first ever 5k Fun Run (the UFO 5k fun run in April 2016) and we raised enough money to buy our coveted Solar Max II Coronado telescope – with which we have had the pleasure of sharing with the community. With it, we can stare at the…

Milky Way long exposure over desert

Dark Sky Party

Join us Saturday, September 24th, 2016 at 8pm at Three Peaks Recreational Area to look through a large telescope. We will be able to see Mars and Saturn, as well as the Hercules Great Cluster, the Ring Nebula, a myriad of globular clusters, and the Andromeda Galaxy! Join us at the first parking lot/visitor center…

Mars & Saturn Conjunction

Join us Saturday, August 27th, 2016 at 8pm at Three Peaks Recreational Area to look through a large telescope at Mars and Saturn (which will be very close together). That night we’ll also be able to see globular clusters, a few nebula, the Milky Way, and my favorite constellation of all time: Sagittarius. This event…

Planet Party

Join us Saturday July 2nd, 2016 at 9pm at Three Peaks Recreational Area to check out Saturn, Mars, and Jupiter. We will be able to see Jupiter’s 4 large moons, and Saturn’s rings clearly. Additionally Mars is very close to Earth right now so don’t miss this chance to see the planets. This event is…