Join us October 10th for our next chapter meeting and stargazing!

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Our next chapter meeting and public stargazing

The next regular meeting of the Charlie Elliott Chapter will be held on October 10, 2015  at 5:00 pm in the Campbell Aquatic Building on Murder Creek Church Road.  We are pleased to have as guest speaker David Yenerall, Lecturer of Astronomy at Georgia Perimeter College. He will present a photographic tour of the Gemini South Observatory, located on Cerro Pachon in Chile’s Atacama Desert. David is a regular guest at the observatory.

At sunset we will head over to Jon Wood Astronomy Field (33.468865, -83.735319) for a night of observing (weather permitting).  All are welcome!  Bring your scopes, binos, or just bring yourself – we enjoy sharing the night sky with our guests!

The handouts and presentations from our past meetings are available for download on our Past Events page. Monthly sky maps are available from

Our Schedule for 2015

January 17, February 21, March 21, April 18, May 16, June 20, July 18, August 22, September 19, October 10 (note date change!), November 14, December 12 (our next potluck)

Indoor meetings start approximately 2 hours before sunset. Monthly locations & details vary, so please check the web site for current specifics. Stargazing sessions on the Jon Wood Astronomy Field begin just after sunset on the above dates.

View our Event and Meeting Calendar

Become a member of the Charlie Elliott Chapter!

To officially become a member, join the Atlanta Astronomy Club:

Charlie Elliott Chapter Membership Form


The Charlie Elliott Chapter is a member of the Night Sky Network

Want to help with our Outreach?

Register here to become a Charlie Elliott Astronomy outreach member

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Want to know a little more about us?

Meet the Charlie Elliott Chapter Officers for 2015