A group of stargazers who meet once or twice a month in Oxford Mass.
If you're a casual backyard astronomer or have never done much observing at all, gazing at the stars might be just the remedy you need to take your mind off every day life. Astronomy is obviously the oldest and most popular of space hobbies. Even the occasional sky-watching by unaided eye or a small telescope can be a marvelous experience, This group is for the casual observer.

Things to know if your considering the Oxford Astronomy Group,

You don't need a telescope to get started. Just an interest. In fact you should not get a telescope yet. A lawn chair and a good clear night is all you need. How do you know what to look for and where to look? You need a star wheel.

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Welcome, Oxford Astronomy buffs!

Recent Meetups

  • July 31, 2014 · 7:30 PM

    Milford Town Library Backyard Astronomy Talk!

    3 Astronomy buffs

    Jim J. Zebrowski and John C. Root will be presenting the new Library Telescope to the patrons of the Milford Town Library on Thursday evening at 7:30 PM. We will... Learn more
  • July 26, 2014 · 7:45 PM

    Starfest 2014.5

    50 Astronomy buffs | 5.00

    Starfest[masked] – A Summer Stargazing Event in Paxton! Date : July 26, 2014 Time : 7:30 PM until 11:00 PM ( weather permitting! ) Where : Klingele Field located... Learn more
  • May 10, 2014 · 4:00 PM

    Astronomy Day at the Clay Center Observatory!

    8 Astronomy buffs

    Astronomy Day 2014 This a great annual event for beginning amateur astronomers and anyone interested in learning more about the night sky! The Clay Center holds its... Learn more
  • July 27, 2013 · 6:00 PM

    Starfest 2013

    8 Astronomy buffs

    Oxford Astronomy Meetup group members are cordially invited to Starfest 2013 to be held on Saturday, July 27, 2013 from 6 to 10PM on the campus of Anna Maria College in... Learn more
  • June 22, 2013 · 7:30 PM

    Presentation : Star Formation in the Milky Way Galaxy!

    2 Astronomy buffs

    Hans Moritz Gunther of Harvard Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics will be offering a presentation on June 22, 7:30pm in the Science Building on the campus of Anna Maria... Learn more
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I started the group because there wasn't any other type of group like this. I've met some great folks in the group who have become close friends and have also met some amazing business owners.

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