The Birmingham Astronomical Society
An amateur astronomy club affiliated with the Astronomical League and located in Birmingham, Alabama, US. New members are welcome. To join see here.
Club Meetings
**Meetings will be held by video conference while we shelter in place.** Meetings are conducted the third Tuesday of every month at 7 pm. January through November meetings are held in the Christenberry Planetarium on the Samford University campus.
Star Parties
**The Oak Mountain public star party on March 28th is CANCELLED** Two star parties are held each month, weather permitting, on Saturdays around the new moon at club viewing sites. Oak Mnt is a free star party and open to the public. Chandler Mountain is a Member's star party. For schedule see here.
Messier Marathons
The society hosts Messier Marathons. For more information see here.
BAS Mailing List
Members are invited to join the club mailing list. Receive club announcements and communicate with fellow members. Visit and submit a request to join.
More Information
Visit the club Facebook page here or email your inquiry to