© 2020 by Ventura County Astronomical Society. EIN: 95-3152618

We are a 501.c.3 community based organization dedicated to spreading the excitement and wonder of astronomy and the space sciences throughout Ventura County. Our mission is to help stargazers of all ages learn more about the joys of astronomy through events, monthly meetings, star parties and community outreach.

Upcoming Events

All VCAS public activities in March are cancelled due to overwhelming concern about the coronavirus.

Events & Dates of events cancelled:


Fr 13 MAR - Board Meeting in Moorpark

Fr 20 MAR - Public Speaker Meeting in Moorpark College Forum

Sa 21 MAR - Messier Marathon in Chuchupate

Sa 28 MAR - Messier Marathon bad weather back-up.


We'll have our next public speaker meeting on Fr 24 APR [4th Friday].

Unless otherwise indicated, all events and parking are free and open to the public. Monthly meetings are held at the Moorpark College Forum, and star parties are held at the Moorpark College Observatory. Donations are greatly appreciated. Moorpark College is located at 7075 Campus Rd, Moorpark Ca 93021

James Webb Space

Telescope Tours

See JWST Tours Page for more information

April Meeting

Friday April 24

7:15 pm - 9:15 pm



Dr. Robert Anderson will be our guest speaker.

Due to the Coronavirus, check your e-mail or this website for schedule updates.

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