The Birmingham Astronomical Society
An amateur astronomy club affiliated with the Astronomical League and located in Birmingham, Alabama, US. New members are welcome.
Club Meetings
Meetings are conducted the third Tuesday of every month at 7 pm. Currently meetings are held remotely. Check the BAS message board,, the day of the scheduled meeting for sign-in instructions.
Star Parties
Two star parties are held each month, weather permitting, on Saturdays around the new moon at club viewing sites. All parties are free and open to the public. For schedule see here, and check latest information and precautions.
BAS Resources
For club suggested viewing guides 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