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Our monthly meetings are usually held at Rainbow Park Observatory 301 Southern Blvd in Rio Rancho.  The building is located behind Rainbow Park Pool (See map link above).  The monthly meeting is usually on the Friday of the month that is between New Moon and First Quarter Moon, starting at 7:30 PM , and a public stargaze follows each meeting, weather permitting.

Wednesday, December 12th, 6:00 PM

As part of the “NASA at My Library” initiative, Jessica Sutter, a 4th year Ph.D. student at U. of Wyoming, will present her research at the Loma Colorado library auditorium.  The public is welcome to attend.


January 11th, 7:30 PM
Monthly Public Meeting at Rainbow Park Observatory. The meeting will be held at Rainbow Park Observatory, located at 301 Southern Blvd., Rio Rancho (behind Rainbow Pool).  RRAS Member Darin Templet will give a talk on Deep Sky Observing.  The meeting is free and open to the public, and telescopes will be set up for observing after the meeting, weather permitting.

Monthly Public Meeting at Rainbow Park Observatory. Stargaze after the meeting if the weather permits.

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RRAS 2019 Meeting Dates
Jan 11, 2019 7:30 PM
Feb 8, 2019 7:30 PM
Mar 8, 2019 7:30 PM
Apr 12, 2019 7:30 PM
May 11, 2019
National Astronomy Day
5:00 PM
Jun 7, 2019 7:30 PM
July 5, 2019 7:30 PM
Aug 9, 2019 7:30 PM
Sept 7, 2019
Night Under The Stars
Fundraiser
4:00 PM
Oct 4, 2019 7:30 PM
Nov 1, 2019 7:30 PM