Join us Saturday, January 18th, for our second annual Chili Cookoff! Open to the public, everyone is welcome. See the Events page for details.
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Tickets to the Fall Meteorite Hunt near Hamburg Township are on sale now in the Online Store! For more information, please visit the Event Page.
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SPECIAL PRESENTATION: Brown Dwarfs: Bridging the Gap Between Stars and Planets A fascinating presentation on brown dwarf stars, by Jennifer Greco, PhD. Candidate from the University of Toledo Department of Physics and Astronomy. Jennifer will take us on a tour of her research and interesting fun facts about low mass stars throughout our galaxy.
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The General Motors Astronomy Club hosts monthly events that are FREE and open to the public, including: Open Observing Night – monthly meeting at the Milford Proving Ground Softball Fields Sidewalk Astronomy – in the summer, GMAC sets up their telescopes on the sidewalk in downtownMilford, where passersby can see Jupiter Saturn, or the Moon, or their way to …
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As 2018 draws to a close, I want to take this opportunity to thank our members and supporters for a great year and look forward toward 2019. Our club has grown to more than 50 members this year and we enjoyed many successful events together, including public observing nights, sidewalk astronomy, a meteorite hunt, and …
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Join us for our first annual Chili Cookoff! Open to the public, everyone is welcome. See the Events page for details.
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It’s not too late to sign up for the meteorite hunt! Visit our Events Page for details.
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Thanks to everyone who came to this year’s Astronomy At The Beach event on Friday and Saturday, there were more than 4000 people in attendance! We had a great time sharing the night sky and met a ton of new people interested in our club. Even if you didn’t attend, please take a moment to …
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Brief History of the Solar Observatory The McMath-Hulbert Observatory (MHO), was founded in 1930 by three amateur astronomers, Francis McMath, his son Robert McMath, and Henry Hulbert, with the goal of enhancing their clever development of time lapse astrophotography, for outreach purposes. It soon garnered the interests of the University of Michigan and evolved into …
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