The Carlton Observatory Project

We are on a mission to build a professional observatory in Carlton, Oregon! The exact location is in the works, but thanks to the overwhelming support of the Carlton community, we are well on our way!

How To Support Us:

The Carlton Observatory will be funded by individual donations and grants. You can donate via our Paypal donation button below, by mailing us a check to  PO Box 241 Carlton OR 97111, by attending one of our upcoming Events, or by purchasing a star online! We also welcome all passionate volunteers and board members.

Contact Information

PO Box 241
Carlton, OR 97111
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Board of Directors

Janet Zuelke
Forrest Babcock
Brian Richardson
Sabra Mathot
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Mission Statement

Promoting astronomy to foster an engaged, imaginative and scientifically literate community. We are a 501 (C)(3) Non-Profit Organization.

Upcoming Events

Saturday, October 26
Stellar Auction at Soter Vineyards

Dinner and auction at Soter Vineyards, all to benefit the Carlton Observatory Project! Tickets will sell fast, stay tuned for details.

Friday, November 8
Stellar Bubbles Party in Portland

The release of our Carlton Observatory sparkling wine! Stay tuned for details.


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