Astronomy Club interested in all aspects of the night sky

I can calculate the motions of the heavenly bodies, but not the madness of people

— Sir Isaac Newton

North Jersey Astronomical Group


Welcome to the North Jersey Astronomical Group's web page. The NJAG is an astronomy club of more than fifty stargazers interested in all aspects of the night sky.

Since 1981, the NJAG has sponsored many activities for the public in Northern New Jersey, including weekly Telescope Nights and a monthly lecture series in the spring and fall plus special events. Tens of thousands of people have discovered the wonders of the Universe through our telescopes!

For information on joining our club - please click on "Join NJAG" on the menu above.


The NJAG is a member of the
United Astronomy Clubs of New Jersey

 ...and the International Dark Sky Association (IDA).






Our Telescope Nights at Montclair State take place on Thursdays (weather permitting) through December 15 (except for November 24). 



Monthly meetings of the NJAG are held on the second Wednesday of the month (except August). Free and open to the public.

Click on "Events" above for more information about upcoming stargazing nights, programs, meetings and other events.


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