MSRAL 2018 Convention

Friday, June 22 - Sunday, June 24

Early Registration for MSRAL 2018 has been extended to June 11!  Hope to see you there!

Download the New Brochure Here or using the link below

Click here for Maps and Directions

Click here for the Final Schedule

Remember:  You must register AT EXPLORE SCIENTIFIC, Registration will not be available at the Star BQ on Friday night

Registration Information is Now Available at the MSRAL-2018 website hosted by NWA.  This includes electronic registration, information on speakers, etc.

Here is the link:


Here is a direct link to the electronic registration page

MSRAL 2018 E-Registration

NOTE:  The PDF file below has been updated to include hotel information around Springdale, Arkansas

For the PDF which includes event, location, maps, travel and hotel information AND mail-in registration form, click here.


The event is being hosted by the Sugar Creek Astronomical Society
The convention location is the
Explore Scientific facility
1010 S. 48th Street, Springdale, ARĀ  72762.

Click on the registration link above for speaker information!

Thanks to the
Sugar Creek Astronomical Society
Explore Scientific for hosting.

If you have questions about updates,
please email Jim Small at webmaster at msral dot org



MSRAL 2016 Group Photo



MSRAL Convention 2014 Group Photo

To download a printable high resolution version left click on the image above, right click on the image in the new window, then save the picture to your computer.


Amateur Astronomers of the Year

Amy White and Jim Small receives the Amateur Astronomer of the Year Award from last year's winner, John Johnson.