Astronomy Club interested in all aspects of the night sky

"I have looked farther into space than ever a human being did before me."

— William Herschel

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).







Telescope Nights have resumed! Join us (weather permitting) at Montclair State University on Thursday nights at 8 p.m. through May 5, 2016.



Monthly meetings of the NJAG are held on the second Wednesday of the month (except August).


Maker Faire


Solar Observing

Join members of the NJAG at the Newark Musuem for the Greater Newark Mini Maker Faire on Sat. Apr. 30.

Solar telescopes will be set up (weather permitting) from 11 to 4 p.m.




 Click on "Events" above for more information about Telescope Nights, programs, meetings and other events.



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