Sussex County Astronomy Society

Your local guide for astronomical happenings




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New Member

Welcome Zach Harris and Donna Harris !!




A note from Mike:

Hello all! Please accept my apologes for the lack of updates to the site. Its been a crazy 2013 with no promise of 2014 getting better time wise. I will do my best to keep things updated and you informed.

Welcome to our site!

The next meeting is scheduled for Thursday February 6th. There will be no meeting in January because of the Holiday.


Meeting topics to include:

- Whats in the night sky for the month of February

- Update on future events

- Videos and websites of interest will be discussed



Two new chapters of the SCAS are opening up! The Milford chapter headed by Dylan Hilligoss will have its 3rd meeting on Tuesday January 14th with a star party right after. Bring your friends and scopes! The Lewes chapter will have its first meeting on Tuesday March 4th. The Lewes meeting will be a true scope geek fest! It will comprised of the nuts and bolts of astro photography, deep space objects and trying out different scopes for different night sky shots. If you want to see how to take pics of the night sky with everything from a camera on a tripod to the more sophistocated deep space cameras then this is the place!





Wallops rockets launch schedule:

TBA when we get good info from NASA


Please stop by often as the site will change often!


On this site you will find:


- Helpful links to everything astronomical

- Tips on star gazing

- If you are new to astronomy we will have a field guide for newbs

- Monthly news letters

- Hints on what scope to buy

- and much more!


We are on clear sky charts!

Click HERE

You can also go to the NEWS page