Eyes to the Skies

Mon Jan 9, 2023 - Mon May 15, 2023
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Repeating every 4 weeks — Mondays through February 6, 2023.
Also on March 13, 2023; April 24, 2023; May 15, 2023.
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Age: Ages 8 and up
Price: Free
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The Science Explorium at Sugar Sand Park hosts a monthly telescope night in the Camino parking lot behind the Explorium (weather permitting).

Families are invited to explore the skies using a computerized 16" LX200 Meade Telescope, computerized 8-inch Celestron CPC Deluxe Telescope, and star gazing apps. In the event of poor weather, an indoor inflatable planetarium is used instead of the telescope, inside the Community Center in the Maple Room.

All children under age 18 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. No registration is required. The telescope stays out for at least one hour after the scheduled start time (weather permitting). Stars must be visible for the telescope to align.

Note dates & times:

Mon, January 9 at 7pm - Mars, Jupiter and Saturn
Mon, February 6 at 7pm - Mars, Constellations, and Jupiter
Mon, March 13 at 8pm - Mars, Uranus and Venus
Mon, April 24 at 8pm - Mars, Moon and Venus
Mon, May 15 at 8pm - Mars, Venus, Star Clusters

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