BAS banner


Eclipse Banner
Eclipse tracking

EFSC Partner

How to buy Telescope link

Main Banner animate
BAS Meeting ALT location
Kennedy Space Center Star Party
Steve Ratts Images

About BAS

2017 Officers

Dave Guibert - President
Steve Ratts- Vice President
Ken Diller - Treasurer
Oscar Sifuentes - Outreach
Fran Kaplan - Secretary

Thayne Saunders - Webmaster

Star Party Et button

Last Updated November 24th, 2017

Date Time Event Address More Info
12/2 4-8pm "Wintergreen Star Party"
Enviromental Learning Center
255 Live Oak Drive, Vero Beach, FL 32963 Setup prior to dark. Should get there by 5pm
12/3   Full Moon, Supermoon    
12/8 4:30pm (setup) Elementary School Star Party (TBA)  
12/13-14   Geminids Meteor Shower    
12/15-12/17 3:00pm Kissimmee Prarie Preserve
BAS Campout and Observing.

(make camping reservations at)

33104 NW 192nd Ave
Okeechobee, FL 34972

From North or South on I-95:
Exit #131 at Orange Ave./CR68-Ft. Pierce
Head west on CR 68 approximately 35 miles until the road ends at Hwy 441
Turn right (north) on Hwy 441
In less than 1 mile turn left on CR 724
After 13 miles, turn right (north) onto Peavine Trail
Stay on Peavine Trail 5 miles
Preserve Entrance straight ahead
12/18   New Moon    
12/21 7:00pm Brevard Astronomical Society Christmas Party
1609 US-1, Rockledge, FL 32955
12/21   December Solstice    
12/21-22   Ursids Meteor Shower    
12/30 5:00pm Moonlight Stroll Erna Nixon Park  

Complete Events Calendar banner

Click for Forecast for 32780 from
Click for Forecast for 32907 from
BAS Weather Center
Sunspot activity
via SOHO website