Next Meeting

Nov 3

GS: John Hodge TBA

Upcoming Observing

5 Nov: Sidewalk Astronomy: 7p-10p, Hunter-Gatherer (900 S. Main St, Columbia)

19 Nov: Primary OS

26 Nov: Alternate OS


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Midlands Astronomy Club, Inc
P.O. Box 2527
Columbia, SC 29202


The Board Members are elected from the current membership by the members. For 2016 they are:

  • President: Alex Mowery
  • 1st VP: Jack Dunn
  • 2nd VP: Paul Romanyszyn
  • Corresponding Secretary: Bryan Demarcy
  • Recording Secretary: Joe Rhoad
  • Treasurer: Will Nelson
  • Past President: Doyle Williams

The entire board can be reached at macinfo[at]midlandsastronomyclub[dot]org.


MAC is slowly developing a program to assist schools, scouts and other groups with their astronomy programs.


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