The STARS Calendar 2017 - 2018

Contains STARS events and other events in the area

 Last updated 11/9/2017

Please call Club president Alan Rifkin at 800-336-9054 with any questions or comments


Upcoming STARS meetings:



Nov. 28, 2017 STARS:  Paul Cardone:  Cassini’s Grand Finale


Dec. 1, 2017 SOS:  Paul Cardone:  Cassini’s Grand Finale


Jan. 5, 2018 SOS:  Jack Megas:  The Brightest Stars of Winter


Jan. 23, 2018 STARS:  Alan Rifkin, Moderator: Open Mike Night: Share your love of astronomy & your astronomy experiences


Feb. 2, 2018 SOS:  Dave Gallup: Oceans in Space planetarium show


Feb. 27, 2018 STARS:  Ken Thomas, author of “The Journey to Moonwalking.”


Mar. 2, 2018 SOS:  Ed Faits: How do Astronomers know the Distances to the Stars?


Mar. 27, 2018 STARS:  Paul Cardone: Planetary Missions Update


Apr. 6, 2018 SOS:  Kevin Kopchynski:  Black Holes


Apr. 24, 2018 STARS: 


May 4, 2018 SOS: Paul Cardone:


May 22, 2018 STARS: 








SOS= STARS Over Springfield. 7:30 PM. Our First Fridays Public event. $3 Adults/$2 Children

STARS= The STARS’s club monthly meeting on the Fourth Tuesday. 7:00 PM

There are no meetings during the summer months of June, July and August

We meet at the Tolman Auditorium of the Springfield Science Museum, 21 Edwards Street

Plenty of secure free parking in Edwards Street parking lots

We welcome groups. Please give us a heads up call so we can make any special preparations