North Carolina

Astronomical Society of Rowan County

NAME Astronomical Society of Rowan County ADDRESS 1920 Deal RoadMooresvilleNorth Carolina 28115 USA CONTACT Ralph Deal PHONE 704-857-2788 EMAIL ralph@ctc.net URL http://www.astrowan.org NUMBER OF MEMBERS 25+ OTHER INFORMATION General Astronomy, Monthly Meetings/Newsletters, Star Parties, Public Outreach, Member of the Night Sky Network. Established 1981.

Astronomy Club of Asheville

NAME Astronomy Club of Asheville ADDRESS 853 New Haw Creek Road Asheville North Carolina 28805 USA CONTACT Dominic Lesnar PHONE 828-713-2608 EMAIL contact@astroasheville.org URL http://www.astroasheville.org/ NUMBER OF MEMBERS 115 OTHER INFORMATION

Blue Ridge Astronomy Group

NAME Blue Ridge Astronomy Group ADDRESS 225 Thunder Road Green Mountain North Carolina 28740 USA CONTACT Bob Hampton PHONE EMAIL URL http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/blueridgeastronomygroup/ NUMBER OF MEMBERS 33 OTHER INFORMATION We are the astronomers of Yancey County and surrounding areas of the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina.

Cape Fear Astronomical Society

NAME Cape Fear Astronomical Society ADDRESS Wilmington, NC USA CONTACT Secretary PHONE 910-338-3977 EMAIL info@capefearastro.org URL http://www.capefearastro.org NUMBER OF MEMBERS 35 OTHER INFORMATION The Cape Fear Astronomical Society (CFAS) of Wilmington, North Carolina was founded in 1983. We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to the advancement of amateur astronomy. We hold meetings on the first…

Charlotte Amateur Astronomers Club

NAME Charlotte Amateur Astronomers Club ADDRESS 8624 Lenten Rose Ct, UNIT 203CharlotteNorth Carolina 28277 USA CONTACT Jim Gaiser, Treasurer CAAC PHONE 704-339-7293 EMAIL jgaiser@carolina.rr.com URL http://www.charlotteastronomers.org/ NUMBER OF MEMBERS OTHER INFORMATION

Craven E. Williams Obs.

NAME Craven E. Williams Obs. ADDRESS Gardner-Webb UniversityBoiling SpringsNorth Carolina 28017 USA CONTACT Tom English PHONE 704-434-4433, fax: 704-434-3917 EMAIL observatory@gardner-webb.edu URL NUMBER OF MEMBERS OTHER INFORMATION

Crystal Coast Stargazers

NAME Crystal Coast Stargazers ADDRESS 03 Decoy Dr. Harkers Island NC, 28531 CONTACT David Heflin PHONE 8287730927 EMAIL d.heflin57@gmail.com URL https://www.facebook.com/CCgazers/ NUMBER OF MEMBERS 80 OTHER INFORMATION We are a small group of friendly people who enjoy the night sky. We have public outreach at Fort Macon State Park and Cape Lookout National Seashore.

Lucille Miller Obs.

NAME Lucille Miller Obs. ADDRESS 1141 Fairview StClaremontNorth Carolina 28610 USA CONTACT Jeff Whisenant PHONE 828-241-3280 EMAIL jafowiz@twave.net URL http://users.twave.net/jafowiz/lmo.htm NUMBER OF MEMBERS OTHER INFORMATION

Morehead Planetarium

NAME Morehead Planetarium ADDRESS Univ. of North Carolina at Chapel Hill250 E. Franklin St., CB# 3480Chapel HillNorth Carolina 27599-3480 USA CONTACT Lee Shapiro PHONE 919-549-6863 EMAIL mhplanet@unc.edu URL http://www.morehead.unc.edu NUMBER OF MEMBERS OTHER INFORMATION

Piedmont Amateur Astronomers

  NAME Piedmont Amateur Astronomers ADDRESS 182 Rumple Hill Dr. Statesville North Carolina 28677 USA CONTACT Ronnie Sherrill PHONE 704-528-7145 EMAIL galileo@bellsouth.net URL https://www.facebook.com/PiedmontAmateurAstronomers NUMBER OF MEMBERS 48 OTHER INFORMATION Monthly star gazes, work with local parks and schools.

Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute

NAME Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute ADDRESS 1 PARI DriveRosmanNorth Carolina 28772 USA CONTACT Christi Whitworth PHONE 828.862.5554 EMAIL info@pari.edu URL www.pari.edu NUMBER OF MEMBERS NA OTHER INFORMATION The Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute (PARI) is a not-for-profit public foundation established in 1998. Located in the Pisgah Forest 30 miles southwest of Asheville, NC, the PARI campus…