Monthly

General

Meetings

Monthly Meetings & Speakers

PAS General Meetings are in room LS- 205 at Paradise Valley Community College 18401 N 32nd Street, Phoenix AZ 85032. Doors open 7pm; meeting begins at 7:30. Everyone is welcome. Bring a friend & a snack to share. General Meetings are on the 1st Thursday of the month, unless otherwise noted. Changes to the day of the week or the Date are in bold italics.

* Be aware that some meetings start earlier than 7:30pm. Changes in time of the start will be listed in bold italics, also.

* Special Meetings & Lectures may be in other rooms and are announced with the Guest Speaker info below. This info will also be in bold italics when needed to reflect a change.

*** Some meetings have Dinner prior to the meeting and require an RSVP to attend. If a Dinner is listed, see the Calendar link (provided) for more details. PAS Members RSVP for dinner on the Calendar and Guests of PAS, please email Events@pasaz.org with the number in your party by the Day Before the Meeting.

Fall 2022

  • Oct 6: A Half Century of Astronomical Photography Klaus Brasch - Ph.D., is a retired bioscientist with a long term interest in astronomy and astrobiology. He has been a volunteer public educator at Lowell Observatory - This meeting is in person at PVCC and via Zoom. Check the PAS Public calendar for login details

  • Nov 3: “Zero Gravity Pizza”, Speaker: Ted Blank NASA Ambassador and PAS Member - This meeting is in person at PVCC and via Zoom. Check the PAS Public calendar for login details

  • Dec 1: "Topic TBA", Speaker: David Williams Ph.D - Arizona State University - This meeting is in person at PVCC and via Zoom. Check the PAS Public calendar for login details

  • Telescope Workshops will be held 9/22, 10/20 and 12/8 in PVCC room G-147. Please RSVP to events@PVCC so that we can insure we have people knowledgeable with the scope you are bringing to the workshop. Workshops typically start at 7:30.

Spring 2023

  • Jan 19: Topic and Speaker TBA This meeting is in person at PVCC and via Zoom. Check the PAS Public calendar for login details

  • Feb 2: Topic and Speaker TBA This meeting is in person at PVCC and via Zoom. Check the PAS Public calendar for login details.

  • Mar 2: Topic and Speaker TBA This meeting is in person at PVCC and via Zoom. Check the PAS Public calendar for login details.

  • Apr 6: ““My Journey in Astronomy Outreach” ” Speaker: Mark Johnson NASA Ambassador and PAS Member - This meeting is in person at PVCC and via Zoom. Check the PAS Public calendar for login details

  • May 4: Topic and Speaker TBA This meeting is in person at PVCC and via Zoom. Check the PAS Public calendar for login details.

  • Telescope Workshops will be held 2/16, 3/16 and 4/13 in PVCC room G-147. Please RSVP to events@PVCC so that we can insure we have people knowledgeable with the scope you are bringing to the workshop. Workshops typically start at 7:30.