Welcome to Worthing Astronomical Society
Worthing Astronomical Society was founded in 1965 and is affiliated to the Federation of Astronomical Societies (FAS).
Our aim is to :
• Promote interest in all aspects of astronomy
• Encourage observational work
• Organise regular meetings with invited guest speakers and reports of members practical work
• Provide equipment that members may use to develop their interest in astronomy
• Provide a focal point for astronomical activity in Worthing and the surrounding area
• Provide a channel of communication with other local, regional and national astronomical societies
• We also have our own Observatory, and hold regular observing evenings and star parties. We would love to see you there, please see the observatory page for details, or contact us for more information.
Our 50 Years Anniversary Booklet can be viewed at WAS 50th Anniversary Click to view or right click and "Save Link As" to download.
We meet between 19:30 and 22:00 on the 3rd Wednesday of each month (except August) at :
Highdown Room, Emmanuel United Reformed Church, St Michaels Road
West Sussex
BN11 4SD