The STARS Calendar 2018 - 2019

Contains STARS events and other events in the area

 Last updated 10/1/2018

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

(Do not email. I do not check it in the daytime)


Upcoming STARS meetings:



Oct. 5, 2018 SOS:  Jack Megas: Autumn Stars


Oct. 23, 2018 STARS:  Halloween costume party: Science Superstars – come as a well-known astronomer, scientist or science fiction character


Nov. 2, 2018 SOS:  Ed Faits: Reaching for the Moon. A look back at the space race in the 1960s.


Nov. 27, 2018 STARS:  Grant Wilson:  Peering into the Dusty Universe – a new look at the formation of stars throughout the cosmic ages.


Dec. 7, 2018 SOS:  Alan Rifkin: Telescope Ideas for the Holidays


Jan 4, 2019 SOS:  Richard Sanderson:  Eclipses, including the upcoming Jan. 21 Lunar Eclipse


Jan. 22, 2019 STARS:  Paul Cardone: New Mexico Nights Observatory


Feb. 26, 2019 STARS:  Joan Presz:  Solar Eclipse Adventures


Mar. 26, 2019 STARS:  Paul Cardone: The Future of Space Travel



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