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Come Walk Among The Stars

When: 
Friday, February 24, 2017 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Where: 
James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
23 Potter Road
Hampton, Connecticut 06247
Event Type: 
Walks & Talks
Audience: 
All are welcome
Event Description: 

Join us for a night devoted to the stars and constellations of the winter sky as Ralph Yulo returns. First, we will learn some basic astronomy inside and get oriented to the night sky, then head outside to enjoy the beauty and wonder of the starry sky. Dr. Ralph J. Yulo Jr., Professor of Science Education emeritus at ECSU, is a local astronomy expert and will be leading this night of star-gazing at Goodwin State Forest.

Inclement Weather: 
Contact the center in case of inclement weather
Registration Fee: 
FREE
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP recommended
For Questions, Contact: 
Jasper Sha
(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 Education 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.