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Sun, star viewing at the observatory


Robert Ferguson Observatory

Saturday May 12th 2018 - 11:00am to

On Saturday, May 12, the Robert Ferguson Observatory will host solar viewing from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Listen to and safely observe of our favorite star – the Sun. Free.

Then, from 8 p.m. to midnight there will be a public Star Party. The observatory’s three main telescopes, plus additional telescopes, will be open for viewing. Ongoing presentations on astronomical topics will be given in the classroom, and friendly and knowledgeable docents will be available to answer your questions.

Admission to RFO Star Parties is $3 per adult (18 and older); under 18 free.

State Park admission is $8 per car. For more information go to rfo.org or follow the observatory on Facebook.


Community Calendar

Quarryhill Fall Plant Sale
09/22/2018
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Learn about oaks, redwoods and climate
09/22/2018
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Forest therapy hike
09/22/2018
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Redwood Empire Food Bank’s Station 3990 food giveaway
09/22/2018
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Oakmont Farmers Market
09/22/2018
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Oakmont Sunday Symposium
09/23/2018
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Medicinal plant walk at Quarryhill
09/23/2018
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Harvest Moon hike
09/23/2018
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Emmaus Inclusive Community service and potluck supper
09/23/2018
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Oakmont Caregivers Group meeting
09/24/2018
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Sugarloaf Trail Crew volunteer day
09/27/2018
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