What we're about


"Starry Evergreen" consists of stargazers belonging to the San Jose Evergreen Community College District, in addition to several local residents near the Evergreen Valley College campus. Montgomery Hill Observatory is located at Evergreen Valley College, San Jose. We offer free Astronomy talks, stargazing nights, Astronomy workshops and field trips to the public each month.

Our participant members consist of several children and parents, EVC and SJCC professors and staff, astronomy amateurs, astro-photographers, students, all sharing their passion for the skies. The listed activities are weather dependent. To be a member of this group you must be 18 or older.

Upcoming events (1)

"Sweet 16 Anniversary" May 10, 2019 Free Public Stargazing event at the MHO

Free Public Stargazing event at the Montgomery Hill Observatory Friday,May 10, 2019. STARGAZING ACTIVITY IS WEATHER DEPENDENT. Hi All, Enjoy a free public stargazing event at the Montgomery Hill Observatory from 8:30 pm - 10:45 pm. View the skies with our two observatories and several telescopes set out for the public. Kids learn how to use telescopes and identify objects in the sky! For this evening here at the Montgomery Hill Observatory we will be celebrating the 16th anniversary of the opening of the observatory, we will have food and drink trucks at the bottom of the hill in parking lot #6. I'll be updating this event with what will be visible on this evening. Parking: Free Parking after 6:00 PM in the parking lot #6 for this event. EVC map: http://files.meetup.com/18521374/evc_campus_map.pdf Also check out our website: http://evc-cit.info/astronews/ Like us on facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/montgomeryhillobservatory?ref=bookmarks For questions, contact Rick Francisco at [masked]

Past events (96)

April. 12, 2019 Free Public Stargazing event at the MHO

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