Upcoming events

To the Moon!

Join us for a celebration of our beloved Moon, la Luna! In celebration of International Astronomy Week, International Observe the Moon Night, and NASA’s Artemis Program, we will have educational Lunar activities available for all to enjoy! Then – later in the evening – we’ll be able to observe the Moon with telescopes! 

When: Saturday, October 1 | 5:00pm – 9:00pm

Where: Market Square Building | 1150 Market Square St, Brownsville, TX

World Space Week 2022

Join us for family-friendly space activities followed by a night sky tour and stargazing in celebration of World Space Week! 

Session 1: Brownsville Public Library – Southmost Branch | Tuesday, October 4 | 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Session 2: Brownsville Public Library – Main Branch | Thursday, October 6 | 7:00pm – 9:00pm

stargazing sessions

Join us every week along the Caracara Trails network to experience the beauty of the night sky first-hand. Learn about celestial navigation, astrophysics concepts, how to use telescopes, and more! 

Every Thursday, 8:30-9:30pm: La Posada Park | 1325 La Posada Dr, Brownsville, TX

Every 1st & Last Saturday, 8:30-9:30pm: Rio Hondo Boat Ramp Park | 21874 Harris Dr, Rio Hondo, TX

Note: Please check TSSC’s social media (link below) for class cancellation notices.

“Space is for everybody. It’s not just for a few people in science or math, or for a select group of astronauts. That’s our new frontier out there, and it’s everybody’s business to know about space.”

- Christa McAullife