Yerkes Public Star Party
|Date:||Saturday, November 2|
|Time:||6:00pm - 8:00pm|
|Fee:||$5.- per person|
|$15.- per family|
Learn the late fall constellations during this moonless star party. View the many celestial objects through telescopes operated by ur volunteer astronomers. See marvels such as star clusters (M15, M13, the Double Cluster), the Andromeda Galaxy, or nebulas such as the Ring Nebula and the Dumbbell Nebula.
Indoor activities will include a presentation in the library and family activities.
All children must be in the company of an adult. Dress warmly -- hats, mittens, scarves, winter coats and sturdy shoes! Bring your own binoculars, digital cameras on a tripod, or telescopes, if you wish.
We plan to host these parties regardless of clear or cloudy skies. If the weather is raining or snowing, please check the website and watch for an email from us.