Day-long activities for attendees include, but are not limited to:
Radio Astronomy – listen to the mysterious sounds of the Universe using a small radio
Solar Observing – safely observe the Sun through various types of
Free-Telescope Clinic – do you have a telescope at home that you received as a gift but don’t know how to use it? This is a perfect opportunity for you to dig it out of the closet or garage and bring it along to the park. Let one of our experienced astronomers teach you how to use your scope.
Telescope Clinic will run from 3:00-5:00PM.
Children’s activities include: a bounce house, Paint Your Own Nebula station and rocket launches (1x/hour).
There will be a used book sale and food and drinks will be available for purchase with all proceeds from the sales
the night sky is from 8:00 - 10:00 PM. See the planet Jupiter and Jupiter's
Moons. See the craters on the Moon. Look at deep space
all observing activities at John Rudy Park, if the weather is questionable,
please check our voice message at 717
759 YCAS (9227) for notice of any late cancellation
or for an updated
status, check this website.