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The Fort Bend Astronomy Club is a non-profit organization dedicated to the acquisition and dissemination of information pertaining to the science of Astronomy. Located in Stafford, Texas, FBAC's goal is to serve not only our members, but the general public as well. FBAC members hail from all corners of Harris, Fort Bend, Waller, and Brazoria counties.

FBAC holds monthly meetings and members regularly get together to observe at the George Observatory, a satellite facility of the Houston Museum of Natural Science, located within Brazos Bend State Park.

For information about FBAC membership, please visit the About FBAC page.  For directions to the monthly club meeting, click here. For information about our community outreach activities, click here. For information about the FBAC list server click here.   To contact FBAC, send an email to

The next scheduled FBAC club meeting will be a club observing night on October 16, 2015 at HCC in Stafford. The "All Clubs" meeting will be held on Friday, October 23, 2015 at 7:00 pm at the Houston Museum of Natural Science.


Upcoming Presentations:

Nov. - Dr. C. Renee James - Science Unshackled - Why You Should Give a Rat's A#! About Pure Science Research.

Joining the Fort Bend Astronomy Club is quick and easy. Join or renew your membership using our online form. Click HERE for more info.

Did you know that you can support FBAC just by shopping at Randall's? Click HERE to find out more about the Fort Bend Astronomy Club's partnership with Randall's Good Neighbor program.


Astronomy/Space Calendar
(more at JPL Space Calendar)

APOD - The Scale of the Universe
Check This Out! - The Scale of the Universe - Interactive

Free Online Astronomy Classes
The Classroom: Take an Astronomy
Class Online for Free

Hand of God
'Hand of God' Spotted by NASA Space Telescope