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Autumn Sky Star Gazing

When: 
Friday, September 27, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Where: 
James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
23 Potter Road
Hampton, Connecticut 06247
Event Type: 
Presentation
Audience: 
All are welcome
Adults
Children
Families
Seniors
Teenagers
Event Description: 

Join us for a night devoted to the stars and constellations of the autumn sky. First indoors, we will learn some basic astronomy and orient to the night sky, then head outside to enjoy the beauty and wonder of the starry sky.

For those who attended the Winter Sky program, feel free to come at 7:30pm as the PowerPoint presentation is similar to the winter session.

Dr. Ralph J. Yulo Jr. is a Professor of Science Education emeritus at Eastern Connecticut State University and a local astronomy expert.

Inclement Weather: 
Call the center.
Registration Fee: 
FREE
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP recommended
For Questions, Contact: 
Lena Ives
(860) 455-9534

This event is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks, and Friends of Goodwin Forest.

The James L. Goodwin Forest and Conservation Center were gifts to the people of Connecticut from James L. Goodwin, one of America's first professional foresters and a long-time CFPA Board Member. The Center is jointly managed by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA) and the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks. For more information, select here.