A C A Public Service Programs
Activities we provide, often free of charge.
Public Star Parties
On most occasions, public star parties are cancelled
ONLY if there is MORE THAN 50% cloud cover.
Club Star Parties
Club star parties are rarely cancelled
as our Southern skies almost always have something to offer.
NMR-DSO Responsible Light Usage Policy
Star Party locations
Nine Mile Range - Dark Skies Observatory (NMR-DSO)
Astronomy Exhibits, Articles, Awards
1997 The Sky's Alive, Augusta Chronicle
1998 ACA at Dupont Planetarium
2000 Have Telescope, Will Travel
2001 Telescope Grand Opening
2005 NASA Certificate of Appreciation recognizes ACA, letter
2005 ACA featured in "Starry Night",
Columbia County Magazine,
2006 Ruth Patrick SEC thanks ACA SEED Exhibition, letter,
Speeches/Presentations About ACA Astronomy
2005 ACA President Speaks to Rotarians
Support Responsible Lighting - Fight Light Pollution!