Astronomy club news, events, public programs and heavenly happenings

Articles here are written by members of The Amateur Observers’ Society of New York to keep you informed of our astronomy club news from Long Island, Earth, our Milky Way Galaxy or beyond!

Submit Your Photos for the 2025 AOS Calendar

Submit Your Photos for the 2025 AOS Calendar

To the Members of AOS, For years, our club produced an annual club calendar filled with your astronomy photos, not NASA’s or someone else’s but YOURS.  These calendars not only have member astronomy photos, but are chock full reminders of important astronomical events each month… style and function! For the 2025 calendar, AOS will have…

Celestial Observer Newsletter

The President’s Message

To the Members of AOS, As we have now transitioned past the Autumnal Equinox and head into the Fall Season, October brings upon us thoughts of cooler nights, falling leaves, earlier darker skies, culminating in spooky Halloween festivities with Jack–o’- Lanterns, Witches and Goblins… October also brings us meteor season! And this October is going to…

Cradle of Aviation
Astronomy in the community

Great turnout for International Astronomy Day 2023

An amazing 600 guests participated in Astronomy Day on April 29, 2023 at the Cradle of Aviation in Garden City, NY. An incredible 27 volunteers from Amateur Observers Society of New York set up telescopes in the Atrium for viewing, and presented workshops on Radio Astronomy, Stellarium: What’s Up in the May?, Light Pollution, Star…

Upcoming events

You can also view past and upcoming AOSNY events on our Events page.