Originally conceived as a “Thursday only” affair, the AAVSO Internet Chat Room soon grew into an astronomical hangout amongst our members and even the AAVSO staff.
You must be logged in to the web site to gain access to login details of the chat room.
When you click on the above URL you will be asked for a username. Feel free to use your real name, a nickname ("handle") or your AAVSO observer code. After you click Login you'll see a list of other users online in a column on the right side of your web browser. Introduce yourself by typing in a greeting and click Enter. It is very simple. Help can be found by typing /help.