Observing at Pier I

Pier i, Manhattan Pier i, Manhattan, NY

Join AAA astronomers for views of summer skies through their telescopes. Event is free; masks and registration required on site.

Observing in the Bronx

Harris Park Softball Field 6 Harris Park Softball Field 6, The Bronx, NY

Join AAA Observers for some views of the moon, stars and other sights in the summer sky. This event is free and you do not…

Observing: Greenpoint Library

Greenpoint Library 107 Norman Ave, Brooklyn, NY

Want to learn more about what we can see in the night sky? What can we see in an urban environment with light pollution? Plenty! Join…

2021 Autumn Starfest

The Evergreens Cemetery 1629 Bushwick Ave, Brooklyn, NY

Join the Amateur Astronomers Association (AAA) of New York at their annual Fall Starfest at The Evergreens Cemetery. AAA members will share views through their…

Pop-Up Solar Observing

70-49 Austin St 70-49 Austin St, Flushing, NY

Join AAA astronomers for some solar observing at the Forest Hills – Austin Street Fair! Event is free; masks required. NOTE: Never look directly at…

Observing: Carl Schurz Park

Carl Schurz Park East 86th Street & East End Ave, New York, NY

The Amateur Astronomers Association of New York hosts observing sessions, free and open to the public, one Friday night each month from April through Octoberat Carl Schurz Park in Manhattan. Carl Schurz Park is located along…


Solar Observation at Pier I

Pier i, Manhattan Pier i, Manhattan, NY

Join AAA astronomers for Solar Sundays! Safely view the sun through solar filtered telescopes and solar viewing glasses. Never look directly at the sun without…

Dark Sky Observing at North-South Lake: Members Only

North-South Lake Campground 874 N Lake Rd, Haines Falls, NY

The Amateur Astronomers Association has an agreement with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation that allows us to have observing sessions at North-South…


Stellarium Workshop


NOTE: This class is still being managed by our old Wild Apricot system.

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Urban Astrophotography 101: Planetary Imaging


Thursdays, 7 PM. Sept. 30; Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28; Nov. 4

Urban AP 101 teaches the use of Planetary Cameras and software (cameras and software designed specifically for this purpose) which go to the next level – pulling surprising detail from small amateur telescopes, even from the heart of the city. We expand on material of previous UAP classes but now focus on telescope astro cams, not on DSLR cameras.


Observing: Lincoln Center

The AAA returns to the grand plaza of Lincoln Center for 2021! We will meet just north of the fountain, starting at 8 PM. Please…

International Astronomy Day

Stay tuned for info about local events on this Astronomy Day