Behold, directly overhead, a certain strange star was suddenly seen...
Amazed, and as if astonished and stupefied, I stood still.

— Tycho Brahe

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January NJAG Meeting

Event Date: 
Wed, 01/12/2022 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Night skyMonthly meeting of the North Jersey Astronomical Group (NJAG). Details below. Our meetings are being held virtually on Zoom until further notice. Free; registration required.

 

February Meeting: James Webb Space Telescope

Event Date: 
Tue, 02/08/2022 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

JWSTMonthly meeting of the North Jersey Astronomical Group. Details below. Our meetings are being held virtually on Zoom until further notice. Free; registration required.

 

Virtual Telescope Night

Event Date: 
Thu, 12/09/2021 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Telescope NightPUBLIC TELESCOPE NIGHT    
At Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ        

WHEN: 8 - 9 PM, Thursday, December 9

Observatory Dos and Don'ts

Event Date: 
Wed, 11/17/2021 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Note new date for this event!

 

Monthly meeting of the North Jersey Astronomical Group. Details below. Our meetings are being held virtually on Zoom until further notice. Free; registration required.

 

Fall Stargazing

Event Date: 
Sat, 11/06/2021 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
WallischFall Stargazing

Date: Sat. Nov. 6th

Time: 7:00 PM- 9 PM

Virtual Stargazing

VIRTUAL STARGAZING

Tuesday, January 19, 7:30 - 8:30 pm

 

Virtual Astronomy Night

Event Date: 
Thu, 10/22/2020 - 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Virtual Astro NightPassaic County Parks & Recreation and NJAG are presenting a free Virtual Astronomy Night on Thursday, October 22 at 8 p.m.

Hubble at 30: Three Decades of Cosmic Discovery

 Hubble Telescope

Hubble at 30: Three Decades of Cosmic Discovery

David Prosper

Advice on buying your first telescope

Hobby Killers

For some good advice on how to buy your first telescope, or if you need some guidance on buying one as a gift, check out this article from Sky & Telescope magazine:

Montclair Farmer's Market

Event Date: 
Sat, 11/09/2019 - 8:00am - 2:00pm

MontclairNJAG will be at the Montclair Farmer's Market on Saturday, Nov. 9. Telescopes will be set up for the general public to safely view the Sun from 8 am to 2 pm (weather permitting).