M.A.S. Observatory = Muskegon Astronomical Society Observatory (wastewater facility).
Open houses are scheduled events hosted by members. All visitors are welcomed. There is no charge. We will be viewing the night sky with our telescopes. As we wait for night, we might give a tour of the facility or do a presentation. We’ll try to introduce you to amateur astronomy and have plenty of handouts on how to get started.
If an open house is cloudy, it’s cancelled. If weather conditions are questionable, call (231) 777-1013 to find out the status of a particular event.
Come equipped. Flashlights can be helpful for finding your way around in the dark, but should be kept directed toward the ground so as not to interfere with observing activities. Insect repellent and warm clothing (particularly for feet, head and hands) are strongly encouraged during appropriate seasons. While the clubhouse has heat and A/C, the rest of the facility is open to the night air.
If you wish to visit our facility at another date and time, wish to bring a group to an open house or wish to schedule a special open house, please contact us via before the next regular meeting so we can schedule the manpower needed.
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