Amador Astronomical Society Community Involvement

Video interview with Larry Brown of AAS Click on the image to download a TSPN Cable interview with Larry Brown and Steve Durham of AAS in Windows Media Player format. (431 KB)

AAS community involvement during past years has included:

  1. Star party and membership meetings at the observatory and other venues
  2. Boy Scout Merit badge support
  3. GATE classes taught in El Dorado County
  4. Public star parties at Pine Grove Elementary
  5. Public star parties at Ione Elementary
  6. Public star parties at Sutter Creek Elementary
  7. Astronomy GATE club at Carl Sundahl Elementary, Folsom
  8. Astronomy classes taught at Kids' College
  9. Public school teachers received astronomical resources and in-class assistance in the teaching of astronomy at Ione Elementary, Pine Grove Elementary, Sutter Creek Elementary, Sutter Creek Primary and Jackson Elementary.
  10. Development and maintenance of a Web site with teaching materials for local students and amateur astronomers
If you would like to participate in our community projects and star parties, please E-Mail Larry Brown, President, Amador Astronomical Society at