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In Memoriam

One of our founding members, Mark Leonard, passed away on January 29, 2020. In addition to being instrumental in the club's creation, he was also a former science teacher at Rio Rancho High School and an upstanding member of the local community. He will be sorely missed.

Upcoming Club Events

Friday, February 28, 7:30 PM

Regular monthly public meeting at Rainbow Park Observatory.   Special guest speakers will be two Cleveland High School students who will present their astronomy-related science expo projects.  The meeting is free and open to the public, and telescopes will be set up for observing after the meeting, weather permitting. 

2020 Meeting Dates
January 31 7:30 PM
February 28 7:30 PM
March 27 7:30 PM
April 24 7:30 PM
May 2
National Astronomy Day
5:00 PM
June 26 7:30 PM
July 24 7:30 PM
August 21 7:30 PM
September 19
Annual Night Under the Stars Fundraiser
5:00 PM
October 23 7:30 PM
November 20 7:30 PM