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Westminster Astronomical Society serves as the Astronomical Resource for Carroll County, Maryland. We have public star parties all around Carroll and the surrounding counties as well as other community service work to further educate the citizens of Carroll County about the great overhead nightly resource, our Milky Way. Astronomy is looking up!

Westminster Astronomical Society Web Site (http://www.westminsterastro.org/)

Upcoming events (5)

WASI Monthly Planetarium Show & Star Party

Bear Branch Nature Center

Planetarium shows begin at 7:30. Cost is $5.00. Please call [masked], M-F 8am-4:30pm) in advance to reserve your seat. Telescope observing is weather dependent. Come one come all come see and hear exotic tales about astronomy, journey thru our galaxy (if time permits). Afterwards spend some time in our Observatory viewing the heavens using a 14" telescope and see live (well almost live due to the delay of the speed of light) what was talked about inside. Additional (slightly smaller) telescopes may be available in the parking lot to complete your tour of the night sky courtesy of the Westminster Astronomical Society. Telescope viewing is contingent on favorable weather.

Monthly Members Meeting

Bear Branch Nature Center

Regular members' meeting. Welcome everybody who wants to join Westminster Astronomical Society.

Monthly Members Meeting

Bear Branch Nature Center

Regular members' meeting. Welcome everybody who wants to join Westminster Astronomical Society.

WASI Monthly Planetarium Show & Star Party

Bear Branch Nature Center

Planetarium shows begin at 7:30. Cost is $5.00. Please call [masked], M-F 8am-4:30pm) in advance to reserve your seat. Telescope observing is weather dependent. Come one come all come see and hear exotic tales about astronomy, journey thru our galaxy (if time permits). Afterwards spend some time in our Observatory viewing the heavens using a 14" telescope and see live (well almost live due to the delay of the speed of light) what was talked about inside. Additional (slightly smaller) telescopes may be available in the parking lot to complete your tour of the night sky courtesy of the Westminster Astronomical Society. Telescope viewing is contingent on favorable weather.

Past events (103)

WASI Monthly Planetarium Show & Star Party

Bear Branch Nature Center

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